Walk in the footsteps of Martin Luther on this Germany vacation highlighting the European Reformation. You’ll overnight in Berlin, Wittenberg, Leipzig, Erfurt, Wiesbaden, Nuremberg, Oberammergau, and Munich, and you’ll visit Eisleben, Eisenach, Coburg, Worms, Mainz, Rothenburg, Augsburg, and the Rhine Valley along the way.
On this faith-based tour, you’ll visit many of the sites important in Luther’s life. In Wittenberg, visit St. Mary’s Church, where Luther preached reform, got married, and baptized his six children. Also visit Luther House, where Luther and his family lived. In Eisleben, visit Luther’s birth house and death house museums, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites; St. Peter & Paul Church, where Luther was baptized; and St. Andrew’s Church, where Luther preached his last sermon in 1546. Visit the Augustinian Monastery in Erfurt, where Luther lived as a monk, and Coburg Fortress in Coburg, where Luther was protected during the Imperial Diet of Augsburg in 1530.
Welcome dinner; guided sightseeing, visit Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church
Guided walking tour, visit Luther House and St. Mary’s Church
Walking tour, visit the Thomaskirche and the market square
Visit Luther’s Birthplace and Death House Museums, St. Peter & Paul Church and St. Andrew’s Church
Visit the Augustinian Monastery and the Merchants’ Bridge
Guided visit of Luther House and St. George’s Church; see the Luther & Bach Memorials; visit Wartburg Castle
Visit Coburg Fortress
Visit the cathedral, Trinity Church, and Reformation Monument
Visit the Gutenberg Museum
Walking tour, visit St. Jacob’s Church
Walking tour, visit St. Lorenz Lutheran Church
Guided sightseeing, visit Marienplatz; farewell dinner