Excursions and places to visit

Municipal swimming pool in Seelbach with Children´s pool 
Children have their fun in this pool while the grown-ups enjoy the adjacent adult´s pool 
Municipal swimming pool in Seelbach - Children´s pool
The Middle Black Forest is centrally located, so you will be able to do a lot of excursions, both near and far.


In "your holiday apartment"
you will find a brochure with
250 suggestions

for excursions and places to visit.
You´ll also find
a detailed description
of the places you might like to see,
and how to get there.

Open Air Museum Vogtsbauernhöfe 
(Historic Black Forest Farmhouses) 
..... the way the Black Forest farmers lived in earlier times

Open Air Museum Vogtsbauernhöfe


Here are just a few suggestions we chose for you:
  • The Museum of Folkloric Costumes in Haslach (20 km)
  • The old monastries St. Peter and St. Märgen (60 km)
  • Schiltach and its historic city (35 km)
  • The municipal park of Lahr with its subtropical vegetation
    and its animal park (6 km)
  • The old forges "Hammerschmiede" in Seelbach and Reichenbach (3 km each)
  • The steeple in Wittelbach (3 km)
  • The Simonswälder valley (40 km)
  • The Upper Rhine Museum of Tobacco in Mahlberg (16 km)
  • An excursion with the old Black Forest train from Biberach (7 km) or Hornberg (30 km) to St. Georgen, passing through Triberg. The train will pass through 37 tunnels and go over many bridges during the 27 km ride
  • There are historic steam trains, all easy to be reached, e.g. the Acherntalbahn, the Kaiserstühler Rebenbummler, the Höllentalbahn and the Sauschwänzlebahn
  • Bad Peterstal and its mineral water springs (40 km)
  • Alpirsbach, worth-while to visit - not only for its beer (45 km)
  • The Kaiserstuhl region and its famous vineyards (45 km)
  • The castle of Hohenzollern on the Schwäbische Alb (Swabian Alb) - (120 km)
  • Lake Constance (Bodensee), where you can visit the well-known town Meersburg or the Mainau Flower Island (130 km)
  • The Hirschsprung (deer´s leep) and the Ravennaschlucht (gorge of Ravenna) - (75 km)
  • The Badish and the Alsatian Wine Routes (20/40 km)
  • There are many picnic places with barbecue facilities and playgrounds for children in the nearby area
  • The Mountain-Game-Park Steinwasen and its summer sledging slope near Freiburg (70 km)
  • The Erdmannshöhle near Hasel (District of Lörrach) - a beautiful stalactite cave
  • The Alsace and the Vosges mountains (40 km), especially the chapel on the rocky plateau of Dabo, the ship hoisting installations of Lutzelbourg (80 km), the Mount of St. Odile and the Hochkönigsburg castle (60 km), the well-known wine town Riquewihr (70 km) and near Kinzheim, the Ape- and Monkey Wild Park and the Falconry with life shows of falcons (50 km)

 Cities you might like to visit: Freiburg (45 km), Strasbourg and its famous cathedral (60 km), Baden-Baden and its splendig thermal baths Caracalla Therme and Friedrichsbad (80 km), Karlsruhe (100 km) and Basel (120 km).

In Lahr (6 km) you can enjoy the beautiful municipal indoor swimming pool or the fine terraced outside swimming pool with a huge water chute.

Seelbach also has a very attractive municipal swimming pool which has won much praise for its water quality, its sunbathing lawn and its landscaping (1,5 km).


Black Forest - True delight !