Action or Relaxation – It’s up to You!

Badeparadies Schwarzwald – Waterpark Black Forest

Water galore and pure vacation fun is promised since the 11th of December by the the new Badeparadies Schwarzwald in Titisee-Neustadt. The motto is „Welcome to Holiday“, and the guests will spend time in an extraordinary waterpark: 1250 square meters water surface, 180 real palms and 350 square meters sauna area. Swimming, enjoying, having a sauna and relaxing – whatever you like. Action lovers will find in the Galaxy Schwarzwald next door, separated and sound-protected, an Eldorado with 20 water attractions including 18 hightech chutes and a spectacular wave pool. Fun factor: 100 percent.

Vita Classica Thermal Spa

The thermal spa of Bad Krozingen – the Vita Classica – developed to a classy and likewise functional spa palace with a spacious thermal bath, the sauna paradise and the wellness house.

You can reach this thermal spa from our hotel in 30 min by car. 

(Source: Vita Classica)

Schwarzwälder Freilichtmuseum Vogtsbauernhof – Open Air Museum

Experience and discover over 400 years of Black Forest

The museum was established nearly 50 years ago as an architectual museum of the Black Forest. Today the Freilichtmuseum Vogtsbauernhof in Gutach makes it possible to experience with all senses how living, life and work had been in the Black Forest. Altogether there are six Black Forest farms with furnishings and fittings from the 16th to the 19th century, a day laborer house and 15 outbuildings with mills, saws, chapel and storage.

But who expects only old houses at the Freilichtmuseum Vogtsbauernhof will be really amazed: In the stable there are domestic animals of old breeds, sheep and goats are out to grass and in the smoke kitchens you can smell the last fire. The comprehensive and carefully compiled event offers with daily actions ensure an eventful museum visit during the whole season: Cooking in the smoke kitchen, daily mill demonstrations, a museum workshop for families and many exciting event highlights from the traditional costumes day to the fall festival and the butchering country feast.

The open air museum can be reached through the beautiful Elztal from our hotel in 50 min by car.

(Source: Vogtsbauernhof)

Vierburgen-Wanderweg – Four Castles Hiking Trail

The Vierburgenweg (Four Castles Path) at the western edge of the Black Forest and its foothills leads through the varied landscape of the northern Breisgau. It invites you to discover the Kastelburg (Kastel Castle) near Waldkirch, the Hochburg (High Castle) near Emmendingen, the castle ruins Landeck near Landeck and Lichteneck near Hecklingen.

You can hike this trail the whole year, also mostly in winter, recommended are spring (blossom time) and fall (leaf colors, grape harvest). On days with a clear view you get glorious views over the country from all castle ruins and the Eichbergturm (Eichberg Tower) near Emmendingen. These experiences will stick in your memory for a long time, even if you should have forgotten again the history of the castles. 

You get further information at Vierburgenweg or the hotel reception. 

Baumkronenweg Waldkirch – Treetops Trail

23 meters! Experience nature from an unusual perspective and encounter the Black Forest on an equal footing.

The Baumkronenweg (Treetops Trail) consists of a wood-steel construction 200 meters long, with four viewing towers and it leads you barrier-free little by little to the fascinating world of the treetops at an altitude of 23 meters. Here you have the rare opportunity to gain an insight into the special flora and fauna of the treetops of different Black Forest tree species.

Through the great location of the treetops trail you can also see the surrounding mountains of the Black Forest nature park with its mysterious valleys and the sunny plateaus, the Rhine Valley with the Kaiserstuhl and the wild Vosges mountains of our French neighbors.

For visiting the treetops trail resp. the senses trail you should arrange the following times: Hiking over the Sinnesweg (senses trail) to the Baumkronenweg (treetops trail) about 1 h. - Visiting the treetops trail about 0,5 – 1,0 h. – Way back about 0,5 h .

(Source: Baumkronenweg)