in Vesser










day-trip destinations





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day-trip destinations

Vesser is an ideal base for excursions to interesting and important cultural sites and monuments in Germany.
Within a radius of 50 km you will find a variety of museums, unique castles and palaces, the epoch-making roots of music history and many other testimonies of a glorious cultural past.

Since 1994 Vesser itself is the smallest district of the city of Suhl with approximately 250 inhabitants. Located in the southern Thuringian Forest at an altitude 600-800 above sea level, the visitor will find a very attractive holiday landscape with genuine Thuringian hospitality.

Whether in summer or winter.


Refreshments in Vesser

Gasthof "Deutsches Haus" (Thursday closed) Daily at 8:30 clock
The family Fischer performs this inn with boardinghouse since 1902.
Here you can get traditional Thuringian food..

Hotel "Forellenhof Vessertal" (Every day) daily 10.00 - 22.00 clock
Typical Thuringian hospitality! Hearty food and trout in many variations are the specialties of the house. Owner is family Kühn.

Waldgasthof "Zur Vesser" (Closed Monday) daily 11.00 - 23.00 clock Thuringian hospitality in a family atmosphere can be found at family Krannich.
The wellness area with sauna and solarium can (by appointment) be used outside the home by guests. The kitchen offers good traditional food and excellent Thuringian specialties.

Waldgasthof "Schwarzer Crux" (Thursday closed) daily 10.00 - 19.00 clock
The idyllic Forest Inn is a popular hiking destination for our tourists.
A savory Thuringian cuisine invites the visitor. The built-in Museum "Black Crux" provides interesting insights into the history of mining in and around Vesser. Owner is Mr. Rieger.

At a short distance and some within walking distance, we still recommend:

The mountain hotel Stutenhaus is in a scenic location, located right at the foot of "Adlersberg" at 770 m above sea-level (open daily from 11.00 clock)
Real Thuringian- and home-style cooking are the hallmarks of the house.

The restaurant Gastinger - The distinctive and specific atmosphere of this restaurant offers original Thuringian and international cuisine - served only on dishes of the own pottery.

In the guest house Fraubachmühle they pamper you with traditional cuisine and home cooking, or in the cozy cafe.


Exhibitions in Vesser

The Mining Museum "Black Crux" (daily except Thursdays from 10.00 clock) offers interesting insights into the history of metal mining

Nature Park - Information Centre in the Stutenhaus (daily except November from 7.00-19.00 clock open) with a natural history exhibition of the biosphere reserve

Exhibitions in the medieval church Vesser show photo impressions about nature and information boards of the biosphere reserve

Local-history exhibition at the "Offenstall" on "Vesser Through the Ages"

Herbert-Roth-exhibition and homeland museum in the tourist office show grandparents home and farm implements from ancient times

Vesser also has an own homepage


Attractions in the area

Suhl offers a variety of excursions of various kinds:
Bathing and spa facilities you find in the Ottilienbad.
In the zoo you can find recreation and nature.

The weapons museum in Suhl, the only specialized museum of its kind in Europe, offers a unique Insight into the history of weapons of seven centuries, from the cart to the bush buck shotgun.

Observe the stars in the observatory at the 40 cm Cassegrain reflecting telescope and the 11 cm refractor under expert supervision.
The city of Suhl has more than one hundred years experience in the automotive industry. On 1100 m² of exhibition space in the Suhl vehicle Museum 180 exhibits from all aspects of vehicle construction are shown.
The Shooting Centre Suhl-Friedberg with modern facilities is one of the finest shooting venues in the world, according to the judgments of the athletes and guests.
In the sports center Suhl everyone will find their proper fitness program.
In the evening you can find variety and entertainment in the newly built cinema, Cineplex Suhl.

Only 22 km are to Oberhof.
Here one finds the well-known Sportstätten, the Exotarium and the Rennsteigtherme spa.

In Zella-Mehlis the Sea Aquarium and the Technical Museum of the drop forge Gesenkschmiede Lubenbach.

Easy to reach by car are Schleusingen with the Bertholdsburg, Meiningen with its famous Theatre, Gotha with castle und Natural history museum, Weimar, Erfurt (Dom) and Eisenach (Wartburg).

Especially recommended are exploring cities and tours of Thuringia with Petra Bischoff. All information on this can be found at http://www.reisen-bischoff-kultur.de/. Her Erfurt city tour, you should not miss.