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Excursion destinations and sights in the Black Forest

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Observation towers

Lots of steps, beautiful views

Farmhouse in the Vogtsbauernhöfe open-air museum

Museums & culture

Mines, exhibitions ...

Steinwasen Park near Freiburg

Park & ​​Zoo

Amusement parks, animal parks ...

Rötteln Castle

Palaces & castles

and ruins ...

Attractions

Waterfalls, mountains ...

Thermal baths, baths & lakes

Indoor swimming pools, thermal baths, lakes ...

The Schwarzwald offers a variety of Destinations and sights for every taste. From Amusement parks to adventure pools and museums and historical sites There is something for everyone to discover here. The region is rich in culture and history, which can be experienced in numerous museums. Observation towers offer breathtaking views over the landscape, while parks and zoos are a highlight for nature lovers and families.

The imposing castles and ruins of the Black Forest tell of the region's eventful past. Impressive natural phenomena such as waterfalls and stalactite caves as well as the highest mountain, the Feldberg, attract visitors. Unique cities such as Freiburg, Baden-Baden and Basel impress with their charm and diverse sights.

After an eventful day, thermal baths, pools and lakes invite you to relax. A user-friendly filter function helps you choose the perfect excursion destination. Begin your journey of discovery through the Black Forest and allow yourself to be enchanted by the diversity and beauty of this unique region. The 250 best excursion destinations are waiting to be discovered by you.

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Schlossberg tower
Schlossberturm Freiburg Adobe.de
Lehenkopffturm
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Katzentalerhof
Hohes Horn Tower
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humming
Hohe Warte
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Friolzheim
Mehliskopf Tower
Mehliskopf Tower
hunters way
Sausenburg observation tower - former keep
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Small meadow valley
Fire tower (height 22m)
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Neustetten
Schwanner Warte observation tower
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At the Geißberg
Lviv Tower
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Obernheim
Hornisgrinde Tower
Seebach
Nine Linden Tower
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Denzlingen
Bismarck tower Sasbach Hornisgrinde
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Martinslehle
ThyssenKrupp test tower
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Messstetten
vine tower
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Bonddorf
Brandenkopffturm
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Mountain path
Friedrich Tower
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Rottenburg am Neckar
Hilda Tower
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Saint George
Feldberg Tower
Feldberg Tower
Feldberg (Black Forest)
The Blauen (Hochblauen) in the southern Black Forest
Hochblauen panoramic mountain in the southern Black Forest
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Tile tower
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Niefern-Oeschelbronn
Black light park - the leisure and entertainment center
Black light park - the leisure and entertainment center
Denzlingen
Aquasol Rottweil
Indoor swimming pool in the Aquasol
Rottweil
Adventure forest Kenzingen
Adventure forest Kenzingen
acquaintances
Treetop Walk Black Forest
View over the Black Forest
Bad Wildbad
Freudenstadt visitor mine
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Freudenstadt
Hasenhorn Toboggan Run Todtnau
Hasenhorn toboggan run in Todtnau
Todtnau
Tatzmania
Tatzmania in Löffingen
Loeffingen
Steinwasen Park in Oberried
Steinwasen Park near Freiburg
Oberried
Basel Zoo
Image source: Jari Villoria
Basel
Steppacher Hof Blumberg ostrich farm
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Blumberg
Barefoot Park Todtnau-Muggenbrunn
Barefoot Park Muggenbrunn
Todtnau
Hardt amusement park
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Hardt
Black Forest Bobsleigh in Gutach
Black Forest Bobsleigh in Gutach
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Enzklösterle giant slide
Black Forest Bobsleigh in Gutach
Enzklosterle
Barefoot Park Dornstetten
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Dornstetten
Tripsdrill Cleebronn amusement park
Tripsdrill Cleebronn amusement park
Cleebronn
Black Forest Zoo Waldkirch
Waldkirch
Waldkirch
Ice rink Herrischried
Herrischried ice rink
Herrischried
Baiersbronn ice rink
Ice disco Herrischried
Baiersbronn
Affenberg Salem
Barbary macaques in Affenberg Salem
Salem
Connie Land
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Lipperswil
Affenberg Kintzheim / Alsace
Affenberg Kintzheim
Kintzheim
Gengenbach leisure facility
Gengenbach leisure facility
Gengenbach
Okidoki children's area
Okidoki children's area
Lörrach
Feldberg climbing forest
Feldberg climbing forest
Feldberg
Adventure golf park
Adventure golf park
Enzklosterle
Fundorena - indoor sports
Fundorena - indoor sports
Feldberg
Fun Park Hochschwarzwald
Fun Park Hochschwarzwald
Schluchsee
Adventure climbing forest Lörrach
Adventure climbing forest Lörrach
Lörrach
Black Forest Wolf and Bear Park
Bear cubs playing Source: operator
Bad Rippoldsau-Schapbach
Europa Park Rust
Europa Park Rust
Rust
Barefoot Park Gutach
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Park with all your senses Gutach
Park with all the senses in Gutach
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Summer fun for the whole family at Mehliskopf: bobsleigh run, climbing garden and more!
Bobsleigh run on the Mehliskopf
Mehliskopf
Funny-World family amusement park
Ball pit family amusement park Funny-World
Kappel-Grafenhausen
Leisure park Rotfelden
Leisure park Rotfelden
Rotfelden
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The Black Forest – more than just Titisee, Freiburg, Feldberg or Schluchsee

Excursions for every taste

There are numerous excursion destinations in the region that offer something for every taste. No matter whether you like hiking, enjoying nature or visiting historical sites, you will find what you are looking for here.

Discover the best excursion destinations and sights

On our website you will find a comprehensive overview of the 250 best excursion destinations in the Black Forest. There you can find out more and plan which places you really want to visit.

The observation towers in the Black Forest

There are many observation towers in the Black Forest that offer a great view of the landscape. From above you can see everything very clearly and enjoy great panoramic views. Sometimes you can even see as far as the Alps and the Vosges when the weather is nice.

Museums & Culture – Immerse yourself in history and traditions

The Black Forest is rich in culture and history, which can be experienced in numerous museums and cultural institutions. Whether traditional craftsmanship, historic buildings or modern art - the variety of museums in the Black Forest leaves nothing to be desired.

Park & ​​Zoo – Experience beautiful flora and fauna

The parks and zoos are an absolute highlight for nature lovers and families with children. Here you can experience exotic and native animals up close, stroll through beautiful gardens and take part in exciting events. There are unique attractions waiting in the amusement park, such as: Steinwasen Park or Tatzmania in the High Black Forest.

Castles & Ruins - Discover the historical treasures of the Black Forest

The imposing castles and ruins of the Black Forest offer insights into the eventful past of the region. Be captivated by the fascinating architecture and the exciting stories of the former rulers.

Sights – waterfalls, highest mountain “Feldberg”, Titisee, Schluchsee…

The Black Forest has so much more to offer: discover impressive natural phenomena such as waterfalls and stalactite caves, visit historical sites. The most worth seeing cases include: Todtnau waterfalls with a fall height of 97 meters as well as the Triberg waterfalls. A trip to the Feldberg should definitely not be missed; at 1493 meters it is the highest mountain in Baden-Württemberg. 

Unique cities – like Freiburg, Baden-Baden, Basel…

Unique cities – such as Freiburg, Baden-Baden, Basel – have their own charm and offer visitors a variety of sights and activities. Freiburg im Breisgau, the “Pearl of the Black Forest”, impresses with its picturesque old town with the imposing Freiburg Cathedral and the winding streets that invite you to stroll and linger. The city is also known for its green surroundings and numerous cycle paths, making it a cyclist's paradise.

Baden-Baden, on the other hand, attracts with its luxurious thermal baths and the famous casino, which has attracted many celebrities. The city is also known for its exclusive shopping and cultural events.

Basel, a city in the border triangle of Germany, France and Switzerland, impresses with its diversity of art and culture. The numerous museums and galleries offer visitors the opportunity to admire works by well-known artists. The old town with its historic buildings and narrow streets invites you to explore.

 Each of these cities has its own charm and is definitely worth a visit for anyone looking for something special.

Thermal baths, pools & lakes - Relax in dreamlike wellness oases

After an eventful day in the Black Forest, the numerous thermal baths, pools and lakes invite you to relax and enjoy. Treat yourself to a break in one of the modern wellness oases or discover the region's picturesque lakes. In any case, a visit to Titisee and Schluchsee should not be missing from any holiday list. With a length of 1,8 kilometers, Lake Titisee is the largest natural lake in the Black Forest.

Filter function - Find the perfect excursion destination for your needs

The user-friendly filter function enables you to filter excursion destinations according to various criteria such as suitability for prams, wheelchair access or indoor and outdoor areas. You are guaranteed to find the right excursion destination in the Black Forest for your individual needs.
Start your journey of discovery through the Black Forest today and be enchanted by the diversity and beauty of this unique region. The 250 best destinations in the Black Forest are just waiting to be discovered by you!

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