Ilmenau ist beautifully embedded in the most lovley landscapes. Of course, the views you already get when travelling here by train or car are stunning, too, and loads of different shades of green are surely worth to rest your eyes on. But there is more- take a deep breath of the clean air in our forests yourself, step out an start walking. Being part of the nature yourself, you encounter our lively forests, blooming valleys and breathtakings views from the mountains. Ilmenau and Thüringer Wald offer a great variety of trails, so have fun experiencing the region on foot!