Mertingen is situated approximately 290 miles (467 kilometers) south of Berlin, the country's capital.
Discover why Bavaria is so frequented by tourists, by taking a road trip to see the treasure-trove of man-made and natural attractions in the vicinity of Mertingen. Solnhofen, is 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest, and Horgau is situated 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north.
Augsburg is around 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Mertingen. This center has a some great visitor attractions, including City Theater, Golf Augsburg and Mozarthaus Augsburg. Fugger Museum and Fuggerei, Augsburg Cathedral and St. Ulrich's Church are other good spots to visit.
A surefire way to really understand an area is by knowing about its past. So be sure to visit the castles while you are in the area. Head to Bavaria's theaters, nature museums and art museums. These are good places to spend time, especially when the weather is unpleasant.
If you are happy to get out into the cold, this region may be an excellent fit. Get out and enjoy some snow shoeing and cross-country skiing. If you like spending time with folk who share your passions, Bavaria offers a range of specialized activities such as city walking tours, culinary tours and guided nature walks.
You will be sad to bid "Tschüss" (farewell) to this interesting spot.