Leisure & Excursions

Close your eyes and imagine your ideal destination. Do you conjure a cosmopolitan charming town that offers tranquillity and excitement at once? A home away from home with beautiful panoramic views, surrounded by vineyards and the Black Forest? A safe place to escape from the mundanity of modern life and recharge your batteries in thermal baths?

Or maybe you seek adrenaline-fuelled activities as drifting down via paraglider from the peak of a local Mountain, trekking adventurous trails with magnificent views or an evening filled with excitement in the most beautiful Casino in the world?

The city of Baden-Baden nestled to the north of the Black Forest in Germany offers all this and more.

Wine Region “Rebland” – Mecca for wine connoisseurs

Grapevines as far as the eye can see, an imposing castle and a stately palace surrounded by rolling hills, breathtaking views and the endless spoils of the kitchen and cellar. Welcome to the Rebland, one of Germany’s biggest Riesling growing districts and Baden-Baden’s sun-drenched scenic terrace!

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Panorama Trail Baden-Baden: Germany’s most beautiful hiking trail 2020

The premium hiking trail leads on four varied stages around Baden-Baden and the Rebland. The Panorama Trail Baden-Baden entices you with wonderful views, breath-taking nature, cultural and also culinary delights. Fragrant forests, rugged cliffs, enchanted waterfalls, idyllic orchards and impressive sights: here you will find everything a hiker’s heart desires!

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Tee off in the Baden-Alsace golfing paradise

Golf is a much-loved sport worldwide, and where better to play and get fit than in one of Germany’s most breathtaking regions? There are six championship golf courses nestled between the Black Forest and Vosges mountains, providing golfers with exhilarating challenges and stunning vistas. The golf partner hotels, with their picturesque landscapes, luxurious ambiance and authentic hospitality, are the perfect places to unwind after your golfing adventure.

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Excursions in and around Baden-Baden

Baden-Baden is home to Germany’s largest municipal forest; panoramic trails, green hills, sunny glades and shady trees are just waiting for you: Nordic walking and gentle walks will awaken your inner strength. The almost jungle-like nearby Black Forest is substantially bigger and lends itself to hiking, climbing and mountain biking. You’d rather fly than walk? No problem: paraglide over the city from the nearby Merkur mountain or take a hot-air balloon from the Black Forest to the Vosges Mountains.

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Art can be seen wherever you go

Art and culture lovers can find a vibrant cultural scene with lots of museums, concerts and events in Baden-Baden. Opera, cabaret, modern art, jazz music or pop concert? Baden-Baden is not just home to major institutions such as the Festival Hall, Kurhaus or Museum Frieder Burda, many smaller stages, exhibitions and events create a lively cultural scene in the city.

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