Of course, visiting just one place, regardless of its popularity, can only ever give you a glimpse into the wider qualities of a region. So try to set aside some time to savour Black Forest 's other sights and attractions. Places within a relatively short distance of Heitersheim are Hasel, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northwest, and Endingen am Kaiserstuhl, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south.
Freiburg is approximately 12 miles (19 kilometers) from Heitersheim. This regional center contains a wide range of tourist attractions, including Black Forest (Schwarzwald), Martinstor Gate and Freiburg Concert Hall. Be sure not to head back to Heitersheim until you've stopped by Freiburg's University of Freiburg, Freiburg Theater and Old Town Hall (Altes Rathaus).
If the weather looks good, head outside and discover Black Forest 's open-air museums, gardens and open-air exhibits. Visitors with an interest in history will enjoy exploring the region's fabulous old towns, ruins and fortresses.
Have a go at some of this region's most popular cold weather activities. Many locals enjoy cross-country skiing here. Skiing is also popular. Special interest tours are a good way to experience the special places. Sign up for one of the city walking tours, guided nature walks and winery tours.
You'll never want to say "Tschüss" (farewell) to this magnetic part of the world.