8 days in Black Forest Itinerary

8 days in Black Forest Itinerary

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Start: Augusta
Fly + Drive:  17 h 45 min
1
Heidelberg
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Baiersbronn
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Freiburg im Breisgau
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  26 h
End: Augusta

1
night
Heidelberg

Heidelberg ©
A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
On the 21st (Tue), explore the world behind art at Museum of the Palatinate (Kurpfalzisches Museum) and restaurant, thendon't miss a visit to Jesuitenkirche, and then browse the collection at University Library (Universitatsbibliothek). Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Kornmarkt, steep yourself in history at Heidelberg Tun, thencontemplate the long history of Heiligenberg, thenpause for some photo ops at Thingstatte, and finally admire the striking features of Hotel Zum Ritter.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Heidelberg tour planner.

Augusta, USA to Heidelberg is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Traveling from Augusta in April, you will find days in Heidelberg are colder (57°F), and nights are a bit cooler (44°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Baiersbronn.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Historic Sites Museums
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Thingstatte ©
Thingstatte
Heiligenberg ©
Heiligenberg
University Library (Universitatsbibliothek) ©

1
night
Baiersbronn

Baiersbronn ©
Baiersbronn is a municipality in the district of Freudenstadt in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): enjoy breathtaking views from Lotharpfad, thenidentify plant and animal life at Alternativer Wolf- Und Barenpark Schwarzwald, thenget outside with Schwarzwald Hochstrasse, and finally admire the sheer force of Allerheiligen Wasserfalle.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Baiersbronn online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Heidelberg to Baiersbronn in 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Baiersbronn are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Freiburg im Breisgau.

Things to do in Baiersbronn

Parks Scenic Drive Wildlife

Side Trips

Allerheiligen Wasserfalle, Alternativer Wolf- Und Barenpark Schwarzwald
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Alternativer Wolf- Und Barenpark Schwarzwald ©
Schwarzwald Hochstrasse ©
Schwarzwald Hochstrasse

3
nights
Freiburg im Breisgau

Freiburg im Breisgau ©
In the heart of a major wine-producing region, Freiburg im Breisgau serves as the primary entry point for tours into the scenic Black Forest mountain range.
Explore hidden gems such as Mundenhof and Wutachschlucht. Take a break from the city and head to Schauinslandbahn and Todtnau Waterfalls. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Freiburg im Breisgau: Oli`s Schnitzstube (in Triberg), Rodelbahn Gutach (in Gutach im Schwarzwald) and Gengenbach (Historische Altstadt & Stadtkirche Sankt Marien). The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Steinwasen Park, appreciate the history behind Schwabentor, steep yourself in history at Historisches Kaufhaus, and make a trip to Martinstor.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Freiburg im Breisgau road trip planning site.

Getting from Baiersbronn to Freiburg im Breisgau by car takes about 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Freiburg im Breisgau are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Freiburg im Breisgau

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Gengenbach, Todtnau Waterfalls, Steinwasen Park, Wutachschlucht, Schauinslandbahn
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Mundenhof ©
Mundenhof
Wutachschlucht ©
Wutachschlucht
Schauinslandbahn ©
Schauinslandbahn

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