European history as discovered
... through the Teutoburg Forest
- Explore Palatinate castles of Charlemagne and the legends of his adversary Widukind.
- Climb the Hermann monument, which commemorates the Varus Battle of the Teutoburg Forest in the year 9 AD.
- In historical Hanseatic towns, you will experience how the medieval trade brought wealth to the region and in magnificent monasteries discover the most beautiful treasures of cultural history - not least in the UNESCO world heritage centre at Corvey.