Castles caves and marvellous landscapes
Franconian Switzerland is still an insider tip. This recreation area offers a big variety of athletic activities such as hiking, freeclimbing, kajak driving, fishing, cykling, swimming and many more.
How about a climbing adventure at a high wire garden in the forests?
For those who prefer sight seeing, there are plenty of castles and palaces you can visit. The ruin “Neideck” is one of the landmarks of Franconian Switzerland, from up there you will be amazed by the marvellous view.
Another proposal for a family day is a trip to one of the animal parks nearby. There you can visit wild boar, bison, deer and lots of other domestic wild animals. The Teufelshöhle (Devilscave) is one of the biggest Flowstone Caves in germany. There are numerous other caves in our region – come and visit the exciting underworld that has been shaped by narure ofer millions of years.
If you want to take a look outside of the countryside just take a ride ot one of our bigger cities around. Forchheim, Bamberg, Bayreuth for example have a lot to offer. Shopping, sightseeing and having a look at some famous medieval places and historical scenes.