Home to pretty treasures, Hof is Germany's best kept secret. A gripping city on its own right, Leipzig also deserves a visit. Leipzig is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Leipzig Zoo, St. Thomas Church, St. Nicholas Church. Also, to reach Hof, you'll have to take a flight to Leipzig; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.
Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!