On the bright side of life
Freiburg is a
picturesque city that lies on the outskirts of the Black Forest.
Spoilt by the sun and favored by a warm climate, Freiburg is a young
university city with a positive southern flair.
impossible to ignore: the Freiburger Münster (Freiburg Cathedral). The masterpiece of Gothic
architecture was finished in 1513. If you love spectacular views and
are not afraid of stairs, you should definitely climb the
You can cool down
your tired feet in one of the numerous Bächle (little waterways) that are unique to Germany. They meander through the Old Town and pass charming cafés
and outdoor restaurants. Here you can sit amongst locals and
students, enjoy the regional cuisine and experience the relaxed
mentality of Southern Germany.
Freiburg is one of
Germany's greenest cities and has a large number of biking and
walking tracks. You have the choice of discovering the region by foot
or by bike. By car, the Black Forest,
Switzerland are only one hour away.
Freiburg is a very
laid-back place. However, besides your casual outfit, you should also
pack something smart in your bag because the city's motto is: Love
your nights! Theater and opera invite you to great performances,
local bars and clubs simply celebrate life.
Our advice for your rendezvous of the senses in Freiburg:
The guided tours in
art history give you a great insight into the city's heritage and are
as much a highlight as the delicious Schäufele (roasted pork shoulder) or the fine white burgundy.