The world-renowned spa town of Baden-Baden in South West Germany is a perfect spot to relax, indulge and explore. If you are looking for somewhere you can escape from it all but fancy something a little different than a typical beach getaway then Baden-Baden is an ideal destination filled with spas, hiking trails and excellent cuisine.
Karlsruhe is Baden-Württemberg’s second city and is known for its fan-like layout, impressive architecture and beautiful parks. In the very centre of the fan, you will find the impressive Karlsruhe Palace; baroque castle. Inside the building you will find the Badische Landesmuseum which is just one of the fantastic museums that Karlsruhe offers.
Indulge and rejuvenate in the spa town of Baden-Baden which has numerous wellness hotels offering a truly relaxing stay. Ensure you visit one of its two fantastic thermal baths; choose between the magnificent and modern Caracella Spa and the historic and luxurious Roman-Irish Thermal Spa. Another popular attraction is the grand Baden-Baden Casino where you can take a guided tour to find out a little more about the history, glamour and personalities who visited Baden-Baden before heading outside to enjoy the restaurants and boutiques of the KurGarten or Spa Garden, the heart of the city. Baden-Baden is on the edge of the breathtaking Black Forest which is perfect for hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing.
Outwith the two cities, there are lots to explore within the region of Baden-Württemberg where you will not only find the superb city of Stuttgart known for its iconic car brands and state opera but also be treated to medieval castles, magnificent royal residences and long-forgotten ruins. What’s more, situated only two hours away from Strasbourg, Frankfurt and Switzerland, Baden-Baden is also a great starting point for a central European Adventure.
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