Enzkreis is a rural district is a rural district in Baden-Württemberg. It belongs to the Northern Black Forest region in the Karlsruhe administrative district. Its territory almost completely encloses the city district of Pforzheim, which lies in the middle of the district area, like a ring open at the bottom.
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The Enzkreis is an area in the middle of Baden-Württemberg.
It is located between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart.
It surrounds the city of Pforzheim.
To one area belong many cities and municipalities.
In Enzkreis there are 28 cities and municipalities.
The Enzkreis has existed since 1973.
The name Enzkreis comes from the river Enz.
The source of the Enz is in the Black Forest. It flows through the Enzkreis.
In the past, the Enz was important as a traffic route.
People could travel from the Enz over other rivers (Neckar and Rhine) to Holland.
Today you can canoe on the Enz.
If you love nature, the Enz valley is a paradise.
The Enzkreis is located in the middle of Europe.
This is good for industry and trade.
In Enzkreis there is a lot of nature and many interesting places.
There are ruins from the Romans.
There are many castles and palaces.
There are many beautiful half-timbered houses.
There are many old churches. Some are almost 900 years old.
In the Enzkreis you can do a lot.
The landscapes are very different.
You can go hiking and biking.
Something very special is the monastery of Maulbronn.
The monastery was founded in 1147.
It is almost completely preserved.
That is why it is under the protection of UNSECO. This is an organization that protects the heritage of mankind....
In Maulbronn there are different building styles to see. From the Romanesque to the late Gothic.
When you walk through the monastery, you can see how the monks lived. And how they worked.
Several movies have been filmed at Maulbronn Monastery.
The monastery is on the back of the two-euro coin.
In the school of Maulbronn were famous poets. For example, Friedrich Hölderlin, and Hermann Hesse.
Also the mathematician Johannes Kepler was in the school in Maulbronn.
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