• Franconian Gelbvieh cattle grazing in a lush meadow valley on the banks of the Steinbach river
    Grazing project in Steinbach valley ©Naturpark Spessart/Oliver Kaiser
  • Panoramic view of the Altmühl valley from Arnsberger Leite
    Panoramic view of the Altmühl valley from Arnsberger Leite ©Naturpark Altmühltal
  • Snowshoeing
    Snowshoeing ©Naturpark Schwarzwald Mitte/Nord
  • Summer view of Präg glacier basin with the village of Präg and boulder scree
    View of Präg glacier basin ©Christoph Wasmer
  • Active coastal cliffs near Bansin
    Active coastal cliffs near Bansin ©Kai Paulig

Nature parks – adventures in the great outdoors

Germany's 104 nature parks showcase the country's most beautiful landscapes. Picturesque lakes and riverscapes. Islands and moors. Diverse woodland, hills and mountains. All these, plus a range of activities, are available for you to experience. Together, the nature parks make up over one quarter of Germany's land area, representing a diversity that offers something for everyone.

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