Nature & Outdoor Activities

Swabian-Franconian Forest Nature Park

The Swabian-Franconian Forest Nature Park has something for everyone, including meadows and vineyards with Mediterranean charm, rugged ravines in tranquil forests and the Roman Limes World Heritage Site.

Visitors are treated to all kinds of adventures out in nature and cultural experiences just outside of Stuttgart. They can roam through forests and fields, admire the beautiful blossoms in the orchards, marvel at cliffs and caves or journey back in time as they learn about history. The extensive network of hiking trails will appeal to keen walkers, with highlights including the St. James Pilgrimage Way and the Mill Trail. History buffs can discover the world of the Ancient Romans at the Roman Limes UNESCO World Heritage Site and find out more about traditional craftsmanship at the historical flour mills, sawmills and oil presses. And foodies can taste delicious dishes produced locally through the "Naturparkteller" initiative.

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