The Swabian Alb - Highlights
It is the easternmost part of the Jura Mountains and stretches from Lake Constance to the Danube.
There is a lot to discover. We have selected the best sights and cycling and hiking destinations for you:
Lower waterfall path
This trail offers the opportunity to experience the natural beauty of the region and enjoy everything it has to offer. It's not just about getting from point A to point B - you'll want to take your time and see everything this area has to offer.
The castle was first mentioned in 1267 and has been rebuilt several times since then. It is one of the most important examples of medieval architecture from that time that still exists today.
Lichtenstein Castle is one of the most beautiful and romantic castles in Germany. It is located on a hill, surrounded by forests and meadows. The castle offers a fantastic view over the Swabian Alb with its many lakes and hills. And it has been used as inspiration for fairy tales like Rapunzel or Sleeping Beauty.
Hohenneuffen Castle is the perfect destination for those who want to leave everyday life behind. The castle itself suffered mightily in the early 19th century, but you can still enjoy beautiful views (almost 360 degrees) in all directions. There is also a small snack bar and public restrooms on site. The restaurant is not always open, so check the website before you visit!
The rock has been shaped over the centuries by water, wind and ice into an impressive natural monument. It is also a great place for a hike or a picnic with your family.
The Neidlinger waterfall is one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Germany. It is located near Stuttgart and has existed since 1627. The way there is steep, but it's worth it! The way there is steep, but it's worth it. You will be rewarded with a beautiful view and a great experience.