Free time activities: You will have the chance to discover the nicest places of the region, for example:
ë The cloister ruin at Frauenalb
ë Church of pilgrimage baroque “Maria Hilf” at Moosbronn
ë The historical border way between Württemberg and Baden
ë The old town of Ettlingen with its cultural festivals
ë Baden-Baden with its cultural diversity (casino, “Festspielhaus”)
If you want to relax and regenerate during your vacation, no problem!
Here, you will find several mineral spas convalescent resorts to combine health, fitness and beauty with culture, art and culinary delight. To escape the daily treadmill or to give a lift to your health, nowhere else in Germany you find more offers to pamper the body, the soul or the spirit. Towns, that offer such spas: Baden-Baden, Bad-Rotenfels and Bad Herrenalb.
Friends of hiking:
On place you will find numerous of possibilities for hiking by foot or riding with one of the Icelandic horses from our farm in the nice landscape of the Black Forest.
Gliding, there are some very nice places for gliding.
If you have any further queries about possible leisure activities or other things you want to know please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Baden-Baden (17 km) - The paradise has a melodious name
Baden-Baden situated at the foot of The Black Forest is a world famous Spa and Wellness resort as well as an international culutural metropolis.
Characteristics for its stylishness ans exclusive way of life, Baden-Baden is a paradise for those who cherish the pleasure and wish to "rechange batteries". Sport, culture, gastronomy, spa and wellness the options are both numerous and classy. Wellbeing and first-class relaxtion are guranteed at the "Caracalla Spa" as well as the "Friedrichsbad", the Roman-Irish Bath. In the evening the elegant halls of the world famous casino present a perfect setting to round an unforgettable day off.
Most elegant fashion boutiques, exclusive jewellery and antiques stores, as well as unique souvenirs shops with small regional presents gurantee first class shopping. The art and culture mile that runs along the impressive, 350 year old parkway "Lichtentaler Allee", prmises a high grade cultural experience: highlights on the culture mile and concerthall, the "Kurhaus", home of teh famous Casino, the classical "Trinkhalle", the threatre built in the style of L'Opéra in Paris, as well as the modern buidling of the museum "Frieder Burda".
In the centre of Baden-Baden excellent gourmet and exquisite Michelin star restaurants are waiting for your visit as well as small cosy pubs with their famous regional dishes.
The "Rebland", Baden-Baden's vineyard district, located on the outskirts of the town, is one of Germany's most important regions for the cultivation of teh Riesling vines.
Gernsbach - The Black Forest can be so romantic
The impressive architectual monuments in the Old town bear testimony to the affluence of bygone days when the Murg raftsmen transported their oak logs alont the Murg and Rhein right up to Rotterdam.
Pircturesque half-timbered houses, fountains and the old town fortifications are just begging visitors to stroll through the maze of little alleyways. A walk around the Katz'sche Garten, a baroque garden with a unique abundace of exotic plants, is a special experience.
Eberstein castle reigns supreme over the town and is a popular excursion destination offering a fantastic view down into the valley. You can also dine like a king there.
Germany's highest upland moor, Kaltenbronn, is just lying in wait for visitors to discover the hiking trails through unique flora and fauna in this area are totally elating. Ski fanatics don't miss out either because the winter shnow transforms the landscape into a vast winter sports area with ski lifts and cross-country ski tracs.
Gernsbach is also home to Germany's only paper making school.