in Free State of Thuringia, Germany

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
50.993 and 10.592 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 50° 59' 33" and E 10° 35' 30"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:14 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:54 am and 7:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Discover Sonneborn

Sonneborn in Free State of Thuringia with it's 1,283 citizens is a city in Germany about 160 mi (or 258 km) south-west of Berlin, the country's capital city.

Local time in Sonneborn is now 11:14 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 13 airports in the vicinity of Sonneborn, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Erfurt Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Germany is Wartburg Castle in a distance of 13 mi (or 20 km), West. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bruheim, Wangenheim, Friedrichswerth, Goldbach and Haina. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1019 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

14°C (58 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

12°C (53 °F)
4°C (40 °F)
Scattered clouds.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

12°C (54 °F)
5°C (40 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Schlosshotel am Hainich

4,0 mi
Hauptstraße 98
99820 Hörselberg-Hainich

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: 6:00 - 20:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 20:00


4,6 mi
Schenkgasse 1
99880 Mechterstädt

Time Information

Checkout: 09:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 17:00 - 20:00
Weekend: 17:00 - 19:00

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Oscar am Freitag-TV: Der Geburtstagskalender vom Bodelschwingh-Hof Mechterstädt

Published: November 13, 2014
Length: 54:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Oscar am Freitag-TV

Im Sommer 2014 ermöglichte das Landestheater Eisenach 15 Personen mit Behinderung, welche im Bodelschwingh-Hof Mechterstädt e.V. leben und arbeiten, eine professionelle Fotosession von ...

Projektarbeit 2011 - Edelhof Mechterstädt

Published: June 21, 2011
Length: 07:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: RueLight

Staatliche Fachschule für Bau, Wirtschaft und Verkehr Gotha --------------------------------------------...

Oscar am Freitag-TV: Jahrespressegespräch im BHM

Published: February 09, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bodelschwingh-Hof Mechterstädt e.V.

Der Bodelschwingh-Hof Mechterstädt bilanzierte das Jahr 2014 und wagte einen Ausblick auf das aktuelle. So werden im Sommer vier Personen vom BHM zu den Specialolympics nach Los Angeles ...

Sightsleeping Hotels

Published: August 16, 2010
Length: 55:18 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: Bayern

Sightsleeping bedeutet Schlafen für Augenmenschen. Augenmenschen logieren in historischen Burganlagen, Schlössern und in sehenswert designten Hotels. Sightseeing beginnt in Bayern bereits...

Nikon d3100 with lens Tokina 70-300

Published: January 16, 2012
Length: 47:42 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: lev,yooda Rosenblum

From my travel in Germany.

BMW M5 e60 V10 Top Speed Run 320km/h

Published: October 27, 2008
Length: 12:48 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: pooositiv

Das maximum aus dem neuen BMW M5 Power rausgeholt.

Quadfreunde Inselsberg e.V. 29.03.14 TMR on Tour

Published: April 05, 2014
Length: 43:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Feierspion TMRRadio on Tour bei den Quadfreunden Inselsberg e.V. am 29.03.14 in Hörselgau

SILOAH Blütenfest 2014 - Musikclip

Published: October 02, 2014
Length: 28:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Eckhard Schmale

Ein Mittelalterlager in SILOAH (Neufrankenroda) findet jährlich Ende April statt. Auch 2014 gab es tolle Musikgruppen. U.a. hier zu hören Saltatio Draconum.

Alter Bahnhof Gotha West mit Aquädukt.avi

Published: November 24, 2010
Length: 43:15 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Schriftsteller Winfried Schäfer - Rochau

Return to Castle Wolfenstein - WalkthrouhMission 4: Deadly Designs Part 1: Kugelstadt

Published: August 24, 2014
Length: 35:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: GOGplayer

Part 1 of Mission 4 is out. Check it out! Full playlist: Eager to know more about Deathshead and his ...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Gotha (district)

Gotha is a Kreis in the middle of Thuringia, Germany. Neighboring districts are Unstrut-Hainich, Sömmerda, the district-free city Erfurt, Ilm-Kreis, Schmalkalden-Meiningen and the Wartburgkreis.

Located at 50.92, 10.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Districts of Thuringia, Gotha (district)

Ohrdruf concentration camp

Ohrdruf concentration camp was a Nazi forced labor and concentration camp located near Weimar, Germany. It was part of the Buchenwald concentration camp network and the first Nazi concentration camp liberated by U.S. troops.

Located at 50.8333, 10.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buchenwald concentration camp, Concentration camps

Sender Inselsberg

The Sender Inselsberg (transmitter Inselsberg) is a FM and television-transmission facility on the Big Inselsberg in Thuringia, Germany. It has two aerial towers, which were built in 1939 and 1974. The transmission tower built in 1939 is a 43.31 metre high free-standing cylindrical tower built of steel concrete, which carried until the beginning of the nineties similar to Gerbrandy Tower a guyed steel tube mast on its top. This mast carried the FM- and TV-broadcasting aerials.

Located at 50.8514, 10.4654 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towers in Germany

Schnepfenthal Salzmann School

The Schnepfenthal Institution (Salzmannschule Schnepfenthal) is a school in Schnepfenthal, a section of Waltershausen, Germany, founded in 1784 by Christian Gotthilf Salzmann, originally for the purpose of raising the children of his large family and testing new educational theories. The curriculum borrowed ideas from John Locke, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, and especially Johann Bernhard Basedow, the founder of the first Philanthropinum, a progressive experimental school in Dessau.

Located at 50.8833, 10.5739 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Boarding schools in Germany, Co-educational boarding schools, Education in Thuringia, Educational institutions established in the 1780s, 1784 establishments

Michaeliskirche (Ohrdruf)

The Michaeliskirche (St. Michael's Church) in the Thuringian town of Ohrdruf was the site of Johann Sebastian Bach's first employment. J. S. Bach was orphaned at the age of 10 and went to live with his eldest brother, Johann Christoph Bach, who was the organist at the Michaeliskirche. It contained a three-manual German baroque organ in a historic case of Austrian origin. It was here that Bach learned about organ building.

Located at 50.8285, 10.7347 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former church buildings in Germany, Buildings and structures in Thuringia


Reinhardsbrunn in Friedrichroda near Gotha, in Thuringia in Germany, is the site of a formerly prominent Benedictine abbey extant between 1085 and 1525, and, from 1827, of a royal castle and park of the Saxe-Coburg-Gotha family.

Located at 50.8683, 10.5575 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Benedictine monasteries in Germany, Castles in Thuringia, Monasteries in Thuringia, 1085 establishments, Christian monasteries established in the 11th century

Fröttstädt station

Fröttstädt is a railway station situated in Fröttstädt in the German state of Thuringia. It is situated on the Bebra to Erfurt main line, with another line branching off to Friedrichroda. A unique feature of the station is its warm water supply - the water is provided by a nearby residential building, using surplus boiler capacity.

Located at 50.9303, 10.5725 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Thuringia

Mittleres Nessetal

Mittleres Nessetal is a Verwaltungsgemeinschaft ("collective municipality") in the district of Gotha, in Thuringia, Germany. The seat of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft is in Goldbach. The Verwaltungsgemeinschaft Mittleres Nessetal consists of the following municipalities: Ballstädt Brüheim Bufleben Friedrichswerth Goldbach Haina Hochheim Remstädt Sonneborn Wangenheim Warza

Located at 51, 10.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Verwaltungsgemeinschaften in Thuringia

Reinhardsbrunn (Verwaltungsgemeinschaft)

Reinhardsbrunn was a Verwaltungsgemeinschaft ("collective municipality") in the district of Gotha, in Thuringia, Germany. The seat of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft was in Friedrichroda. It consisted of the following municipalities: Ernstroda Finsterbergen Friedrichroda The Verwaltungsgemeinschaft was disbanded on 1 December 2007. The municipalities Ernstroda and Finsterbergen were incorporated by Friedrichroda.

Located at 50.8667, 10.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former Verwaltungsgemeinschaften in Thuringia

Unstrut-Hainich (Verwaltungsgemeinschaft)

Unstrut-Hainich is a Verwaltungsgemeinschaft in the district of Unstrut-Hainich in Thuringia, Germany. The seat of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft is in Großengottern. The Verwaltungsgemeinschaft Unstrut-Hainich consists of the following municipalities: Altengottern Flarchheim Großengottern Heroldishausen Mülverstedt Schönstedt

Located at 51.133, 10.567 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Verwaltungsgemeinschaften in Thuringia


Schwarzhausen is a village incorporated into the municipality Emsetal in the district of Gotha, in Thuringia, Germany since 1996.

Located at 50.9, 10.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Thuringia

Gotha Observatory

Gotha Observatory (Seeberg Observatory, Sternwarte Gotha or Seeberg-Sternwarte) was a German astronomical observatory located on Seeberg hill near Gotha, Thuringia, Germany. Initially the observatory was dedicated to astrometry, geodetic and meteorological observation and tracking the time. The minor planet 1346 Gotha was named after the city of Gotha in recognition of the observatory.

Located at 50.9333, 10.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Astronomical observatories in Germany

Botanischer Garten in Bad Langensalza

The Botanischer Garten in Bad Langensalza is a botanical garden located at Kurpromenade 5b, Bad Langensalza, Thuringia, Germany. The garden opened in 2002, and now contains an alpine garden, wet meadow, medicinal and aromatic garden, and succulent collections, with notable specimens of Agave americana and Dioscorea elephantipes. It is open daily in the warmer months; admission is free.

Located at 51.1051, 10.5778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Germany, Gardens in Thuringia


The Kilianstein is a free-standing pinnacle of rock in the eastern part of the Sembach valley in central Germany. It stands about 800 m east of the (upper) village of Winterstein on the northern slopes of the Thuringian Forest. The pinnacle is about 15 m high and some 500 m above sea level. It consists of relatively crumbly quartz porphyry and is visited, albeit rarely, by sports climbers.

Located at 50.8746, 10.464 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rock formations in Thuringia, Gotha (district), Thuringian Forest

Gotha station

Gotha station is the main station of Gotha in the German state of Thuringia. It is served by InterCity trains and every two hours by Intercity-Express trains on the Thuringian Railway. Services on the Ohra Valley Railway to the south and the Gotha–Leinefelde line to the north also serve the station.

Located at 50.9392, 10.7139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations in Thuringia

Trams in Gotha

The Gotha tramway network forms part of the public transport system in Gotha, in the federal state of Thuringia, Germany. Opened in 1894, the network is currently operated by Thüringerwaldbahn und Straßenbahn Gotha GmbH (TWSB).

Located at 50.95, 10.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Transport in Thuringia, Tram transport in Germany

Emse (river)

Emse is a river of Thuringia, Germany.

Located at 50.95, 10.4833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Thuringia

Leina (river)

Leina is a river of Thuringia, Germany.

Located at 51.0167, 10.6333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Thuringia

Tonna (river)

Tonna is a river of Thuringia, Germany.

Located at 51.1, 10.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Thuringia

Nesse (Hörsel)

Nesse (Hörsel) is a river of Thuringia, Germany.

Located at 50.9833, 10.5333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Thuringia

Central Germany (geography)

For other uses, see Central Germany (disambiguation). In geography, Central Germany (Zentraldeutschland/Mitteldeutschland) describes the areas surrounding the geographical centre of Germany.

Located at 51.1634, 10.4477 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Regions of Germany