© Stadt Hornburg, Henning Meyer

VIA ROMEA GERMANICA / Hornburg - Osterwieck (GER16)

Short facts

  • start: Hornburg, Marienkirche (Church)
  • destination: Osterwieck, St. Stephani Kirche (Church)
  • medium
  • 11,44 km
  • 3 hours
  • 176 m
  • 91 m

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Official route description - Stage 16 The approx. 2200 km long pilgrimage route "VIA ROMEA GERMANICA" from Stade to Rome on its route between Hornburg and Osterwieck. European cultural route of the Council of Europe

 From Hornburg in Lower Saxony, our journey leads us over the former German domestic border to Osterwieck in Saxony-Anhalt. Along the elevation of the "Kleiner Fallstein", there are many wonderful views of the Harz with its foothills.

Tour waypoints

Ev.-luth. Kirche Beatae Mariae Virginis

Innerdeutsche Grenze

St. Stephanikirche



  • Asphalt Coating (14%)
  • Street (3%)
  • Crushed Rock (16%)
  • Hiking Trail (67%)


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