Barrier-free travel from A to Z
Cruise boat at the lakeside. Two men push a man and a woman in wheelchairs along an uphill path, with two children alongside them.
Visitor with audio guide viewing an exhibit at Arche Nebra
The foyer of the Focke Museum in Bremen with archaeological stone statues and historical paintings
Women during a guided tour in sign language in front of the Merchants' Bridge in Erfurt
Visitor with camera by the chalk coast in Jasmund National Park on Rügen island
A hand biker enjoying a panoramic view of the alpine landscape around Lake Chiemsee
Exhibition of original Porsche cars from different eras
Alpine panorama in Oberstdorf
View from the wide pedestrian bridge of the pile dwellings on Lake Constance
Square with tables and benches on the banks of the Main river with a view of the Frankfurt skyline
Exterior view of the town hall in Wernigerode
View of Herrenchiemsee Palace and lake in front with the statue of the 'Seine' in the foreground
Cycling along the Elbe in Hamburg's HafenCity
Model of Magdeburg Cathedral
Völklingen Ironworks: a tangle of steel and blast furnaces
Boy with hair standing on end at the Van de Graaf generator at Phaeno in Wolfsburg
Group of visitors with walking canes and a tour guide at the Dialogue Museum in Frankfurt
The backdrop for the Cathedral Steps festival plays with elaborate stage design and impressive colours, and Erfurt Cathedral in the background
Blind person with a Smartphone using the Cityguide of Soest app at a bus stop with moving bus in the background
Interior view of the function room with special lighting elements in the Oberhausen Gasometer

Experience Germany without barriers.

Magnificent mountain panoramas, fascinating highlands and wide coastlines, natural conservation areas and pulsating metropolises, historical dwellings, world-renowned cultural institutions and distinguished events – each year all these attract more and more visitors to Germany from all over the world.

To make the diverse richness of Destination Germany available to everyone, a multitude of continually evolving projects have been initiated over recent years with the aim of providing accessible tourism opportunities.

Accessibility is multifaceted and affects very different visitor groups: people with temporary mobility restrictions, families with pushchairs and pregnant women can all benefit, as can permanently physically disabled people who may require a wheelchair or be partially or fully blind or deaf. Plus, with changing demographics, an increasing number of senior citizens are enjoying frequent use of accessible amenities. Over the following pages you will find attractive travel destinations throughout Germany that have been selected for their exemplary accessibility. Let yourself be inspired to enjoy a barrier-free holiday in Germany's towns and regions.