I was captivated by the audio tour.
Arcades & Architecture
Get to know the town on a 90-minute guided tour. Find out why Freudenstadt has the largest market square in Germany and smile at the anecdotes and stories!
At Speckwirt you will be spoilt with rustic, regional cuisine. Experience lovely hosts in a cosy setting.
Stroll under arcades, and discover the variety of pretty shops, cafés, and restaurants. The fountains on the Lower Market Square are wonderfully cooling on hot days. Climb the Town Hall Tower for a fantastic view of the city's unique architecture.
How about dinner with a difference at the Schlupfwinkel? Take an active part in the preparation, cooking meat on hot stone. Of course, you can also order your dish ready-made. Let yourself be pampered and enjoy a wonderful evening.
A stroll through the town under the arcades - © Freudenstadt Tourismus/ Heike Butschkus
Giant firs & mines
Experience the Tannenriesen (giant fir) premium trail in a completely new way. With the LAUSCHTOUR audio guide, you will learn exciting facts about features large and small along the way. Germany's largest market square, the largest fir tree in the Black Forest, carpets of moss, and stunning views. The Tannenriesen Trail connects the most beautiful spots around Freudenstadt and offers carefree hiking fun for all ages thanks to only small changes in altitude. On the audio tour, you will learn exciting facts about nature and the culture and history of Freudenstadt. The tour carves through the Teuchelwald forest with its impressive giant firs, to the idyllic Waldliegewiese meadow and through the green mossy Baldenhofer Graben to the Kienberg mountain. Finally, there is a superb panoramic view from Friedrich’s Tower and the descent down Germany's highest rose path. Along the way, marvel at numerous wooden sculptures crafted by various chainsaw artists for Freudenstadt Wood Art Day.
At the Lauterbad mountain hut, relax and enjoy yourself! Let your gaze wander and lose yourself in the warm, cosy atmosphere. Be it old or young, modern or traditional, here it's simply about arriving and feeling good. Regional delicacies combine with modern elements. One of the most beautiful panoramic terraces in the region… always a pleasure!
Enter our historic mining centre and see how silver was once mined down a 30m descent.
On your way back to the market square, stop off at the Pizzeria d'Orazio opposite the Kurhaus and round off the evening in its cosy confines.
Train journey & panorama pool
Start the day with a ride on the Freudenstädter Railcar to the Kienberg and alight there. Climb Friedrich’s Tower and enjoy the great view over Freudenstadt. Afterwards, walk along the 2km long rose path, which is also located on the Kienberg, and admire more than 2,200 wild and shrub roses (flowering from the beginning of June).
In Café Friedrichs on the Kienberg you can enjoy delicious cakes as well as typical Black Forest specialities.
Unwind in our panorama pool with its wellness and sauna area.
In the Panoramabad restaurant, there is something for every taste, be it hearty Black Forest dishes or delicious lighter meals.