From here it's 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the northwest to Stuttgart and 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the east to Munich.
If you are looking for historic and cultural displays in Swabia step inside its many inspiring exhibit spaces. Broaden your horizons by visiting the Roman Museum, the Mozarthaus Augsburg or the Fugger Museum and Fuggerei, three recommended venues with exhibits designed to enlighten and entertain.
Escape the ordinary for a day and take the kids into a place of laughter and fun at Freizeitbad Nautilla and Konigstherme. Laugh, learn and discover at these two must-see attractions for children and parents.
During a walking tour of Swabia, don’t miss out on the old religious buildings. The Augsburg Cathedral and the Roggenburg Abbey are two local examples of these. Enjoy the solemn atmosphere at these remarkable places.
One of the most-visited places to tee off in the area is Golf Augsburg. Hire a set of clubs from the pro shop and tee off, then finish the day in the clubhouse sharing a few drinks with friendly locals.
One of the more interesting historic attractions in the area is the Blockhausturm. Educational and intriguing, it is well worth a trip. Enquire about a guided tour, take photos and learn about the local history.
Savvy travellers searching for something a little different off the beaten tourist track should check out St. Ulrich's Church.