Medieval castles and fairy-tale villages in Germany
  • Schwäbisch Hall-enchanting medieval town

    Tourist-Information, Am Markt 9, 74523

    How to Get There?


      The Deutsche Bahn offers trains to Schwäbisch Hall main station. The station is just a few minutes away from the center.

      DB BAHN

      Take the highway A 6 towards Heilbronn and use the exit 43 - Schwäbisch Hall towards Gaildorf/Braunsbach. Stay on the B 19 and simply follow instructions to the City hall in Schwäbisch Hall.

      GPS coordinates

      LATITUDE: 49.112839
      LONGTITUDE: 9.736980



      The nearest airport from Schwäbisch Hall is Stuttgart. Visitors have the opportunity to take regional trains to Schwäbisch Hall, with a car the distance to Schwäbisch Hall is about one hour.

      Nearest airport

      Stuttgart (STR)

    Why Go There?

    Schwäbisch Hall is a medieval town with one of the most beautiful market squares in Germany which is very alluring to discover for visitors. Schwäbisch Hall is colourful – peacefully – cosmopolitan.

    The town offers the opportunity to enjoy the environment with plenty of nature, sleepy villages, vineyards and restaurants. The picturesque old town, one of the most beautiful in southern Germany, invites you to linger.

    Schwäbisch Hall offers obtained city walls, diverse old towers and covered wooden bridges, a variety of stairs and 'Stäffele' and almost unchanged medieval streets. The impressive, closed, cityscape is also nice to visit and to examine. We recommend a trip to Schwäbisch Hall for all medieval town-lovers, who want to be fascinated by the atmosphere and the environment in South Germany.

    Schwäbisch Hall is located in the valley of the river Kocher, a 168 km-long right tributary of the Neckar.

    Discover the romantic side of Schwäbisch Hall on a guided tour (also in English) and learn all about 2.500 years of town history.

    Town festivals are an integral part of life in Schwäbisch Hall – all visitors are invited to take part.

    Schwäbisch Hall (and the surrounding area) offer many leisure activities which include swimming, sports flying, hiking and cycling.

    Location Details

    Escape Address: Tourist-Information, Am Markt 9, 74523, Schwäbisch Hall, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

    Things to do close by!

    Nature exploring

    Through Schwäbisch Hall the river 'Kocher' attracts and limits on many parks and nature places. That offers visitors the perfect opportunity to explore nature and enjoy the wonderful views. Taking a walk and exploring nature we recommend for all nature and park-lovers.


    About one hour or less away are the cities Heidelberg, Heilbronn and Stuttgart. All cities are very attractive for a sightseeing trip and offer a lot to attempt. In this area visitors have the opportunity to learn information about the historic, beautiful cities, to do river cruises and to enjoy views.


    The famous 'Lion-Brewery' in Schwäbisch Hall is a unique and special attraction for all visitors. The brewery is located in the center of Schwäbisch Hall and offers the opportunity to have an overview over the German beer brewery. Guests have the chance to try and buy beer and similar products, which are delicious and famous for the area.


    'Hallia Venezia' – a special kind of Carnival – takes place every year 8 days before Rose Monday (Rosenmontag). Everyone can join.

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