Small towns: big hearts. A dozen gems in Baden-Württemberg.

Small Town Gems

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Hospitality in SouthWest Germany

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Hospitality in SouthWest Germany

SouthWest Germany’s historic towns are charming and full of character. Expect surprises on cobbled streets and in cheerful marketplaces. Discover one-of-a-kind shops, welcoming taverns and cafés; enjoy traditional dishes and delicious cakes. Have fun at festivals that reflect Baden-Württemberg’s own distinct heritage. And get out into the beautiful, unspoilt countryside, right on the doorstep.

Small towns gems in SouthWest Germany
Our small town gems in&nbsp;<br>Baden-Württemberg

Enchantingly idyllic

Our small town gems in 

Brücke, Münster, Diebsturm

Bad Säckingen

Market Square Bretten


Philipp Melanchthon was one of the most important Reformation figures alongside Martin Luther. He was born in Bretten, in the region of Kraichgau. The …
Shopping and strolling in the Lederstrasse


Calw is a small town in the Black Forest region with plenty of history. There was a famous monastery here. And it was home to one of the world's most …
Ehingen from above

Ehingen (Danube)

The regional centre of Ehingen (Danube) occupies a picturesque location at the foot of the Swabian Alb, with a fantastic view over the Danube valley …
Ellwangen Basilica with Protestant Church


A large castle and Baroque pilgrimage church dominate the town of Ellwangen. This is a place with a special history. Evidence of this is found in the …

Endingen am Kaiserstuhl

The small town gem of Endingen has the best preserved historic old town in Kaiserstuhl. It offers various tourist highlights and all sorts of …


Nostalgic rides with the Swabian Alb Railway in Münsingen in the Swabian Alb Biosphere Reserve.


This historic town is located in the Swabian Alb. It is the perfect place for trips into the surrounding biosphere reserve. This can be explored via …


Town, country, river ...  Nagold offers delightful variety Wonderful municipal charm with a historic backdrop, all surrounded by a diverse natural …


Radolfzell Old Town

Radolfzell am Bodensee

Surrounded by lake scenery and nature reserves with marshes and woodland – and in the centre, a vibrant town with a long history.
The city center of Rottenburg with cathedral and town hall

Rottenburg am Neckar

Rottenburg, the picturesque cathedral town on the river Neckar, is located between the Swabian Alb and the Black Forest. The town's origins go back to …


Schramberg is situated in an incredible location: naturally immersed in the fascinating Black Forest region between beautiful meadow valleys, …

Schwäbisch Hall

Schwäbisch Hall is a town that is like something out of a storybook. The beautifully preserved historic centre offers an ideal ambience for art and …


Beer, Baroque and views of the Bodensee This former seat of the Counts of Montfort boasts three castles, hop gardens in the surrounding area, and …


Waldkirch is called the organ town. This traditional handicraft is one of the attractions in this southern Black Forest town. The stunning natural …