Furtwangen Vacation Packages
This part of Germany is visited by people from all over the world. To discover why, check out the other fascinating natural and cultural attractions within easy traveling distance of Furtwangen. You'll also find Grafenhausen, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north, and Deisslingen 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west.
About 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the west of Furtwangen is Freiburg, a regional center where you can visit Freiburg Main Cathedral (Freiburg Munster), Schlossberg and Old Town Hall (Altes Rathaus). Muensterplatz, Black Forest (Schwarzwald) and Breisacher Gate are also good spots for a visit while you are here.
A good way to better understand a region is by knowing about its past. Take a trip to the traditional villages while you are here. Explore Furtwangen's spiritual side by visiting the region's cathedrals and other holy sites.
If you are looking for a break from sightseeing, why not check out the local watersports? Swimming and boating are both popular within the region. This area also offers some high-altitude adventures such as paragliding.
True travel is so much more than simply taking in the sights, it's also about the poetry, song and story of a place. Your time in Black Forest will become much more meaningful if you make the effort to practice a few everyday phrases and sayings in German. "Möchten Sie mit mir tanzen?" ("Would you like to dance with me?") is handy. And "Woher kommst du?", which means "Where are you from?"
As you conclude your time in Furtwangen, pack your baggage and bid Germany a fond Tschüss (farewell).