Destination guide

Travel to historic Merseburg

Enjoy the area's history, cathedral and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Merseburg. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the parks, gardens and restaurants. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Merseburg

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Merseburg a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maya Mare (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Zoo Halle (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Porsche Factory (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Winzervereinigung Freyburg (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Rotkaeppchen (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Weingut Bernard Pawis (15 mi / 24.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Merseburg

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Merseburg is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Merseburger Palace Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Botanischer Garten (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Lake Kulkwitz (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Festwiese (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Leipziger Auwald (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Cospudener Lake (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Merseburg

Fly into Leipzig (LEJ-Leipzig - Halle), the closest airport, located 11 mi (17.8 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Merseburg Station, Merseburg Bergmannsring Station and Beuna Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Merseburg?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 61 vacation rentals near Merseburg. From 5 Houses to 4 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Merseburg for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Merseburg?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Merseburg. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Merseburger Palace: 329 vacation rentals
  • Merseburger Staendehaus: 337 vacation rentals
  • Merseburger Palace Gardens: 329 vacation rentals
  • Merseburger Cathedral: 335 vacation rentals
  • Merseburg Station: 331 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Merseburg listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Merseburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5 Houses in Merseburg. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Merseburg include:

  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Merseburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 55 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Merseburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.