Dinkelsbühl is according to the most beautiful old town in Germany


Dinkelsbühl is a large old town with almost 12,000 inhabitants in the district of Ansbach in central Franconia, Bavaria on the world famous "romantic road". A unique city that is an ideal refuge for people who like to escape mass tourism.

Event's in Dinklesbühl


12.07. - 21.07.2024

The Kinderzeche is a homeland festival that dates back to a school festival first mentioned in documents in the 17th century. The festival, which has been staged since 1897, is based on a local legend according to which children from Dinkelsbühl saved the city from the Swedes during the Thirty Years' War.

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Summer Breeze Open Air 

14.08. - 17.08.2024

Metal fans from all over Europe agree: SUMMER BREEZE Open Air is an event with a special character! Fans, artists and the Dinkelsbühl region celebrate together the SUMMER REEZE Open Air Festival every year in August.

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Orange night in Dinkelsbühl 


With a dreamlike ambience and a beautifully illuminated orange old town, the city invites you to linger and enjoy the whole day. A lot of restaurants and cafés provide plenty of extra seating for their guests and many stores are open until 20:00 on this day.

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Romantischer Weihnachtsmarkt   

28.11. bis 22.12.2024

Einer der schönsten Märkte entlang der Romantischen Straße hat sich in Dinkelsbühl etabliert: Unter dem Motto „Ihr Kinderlein kommet“ sind Gäste in den Stadtpark rund um den Musikpavillon und in den Alten Bauhof eingeladen. Er bietet mit seinem einzigartigen Charme ein unvergleichliches Erlebnis für die ganze Familie.

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Impressions from
the old town

The city 

Look forward to an exceptionally well-preserved late medieval townscape. Almost half of all houses were built before 1500. A walk through the old town is an unforgettable experience for this reason alone.

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Church St. Georg

The late Gothic hall church was recently the filming location for the new Netflix season "The Empress". You have an unobstructed view of the church from our pool in the attic, as well as from some of the rooms on the first and first floors.

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Haus der Geschichte / "House of History"

The "House of History" tells in a gripping way of days long gone, of the rise of the city, its inner disintegrationand its decline, of the people and their happiness and misfortune in times of war and peace. Immerse yourself in the history of Dinklesbühl.

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Take part in a unique guided tour in the Dinkelsbühler Kinderzech-Zeughaus. Immerse yourself in a by gone era and let yourself be seduced by the charm of that time.

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around Dinkelsbühl

Golf Park

Only 3 miles away

The playgrounds offer lovers of water, forests and meadows magnificent views of the slightly hilly Franconia, the Hesselberg and the towers of the city of Dinkelsbühl. The golf course covers an area of 45 hectares and blends seamlessly into nature.

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Tennis centre

Only 3 miles away

Enjoy your holiday to the fullest and stay active! In the newly renovated tennis hall in the middle of Dinkelsbühl, you can experience exciting matches with your loved ones.

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Only 74 miles away

With a total length of almost 2. 00 km, the SKYPARK epiaclimbing forest is the climbing highlight on the Ostalb!
You can put your skills to the test on 14 courses with varying degrees of difficulty and almost 160 different exercises.

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SUP & Wing Tour 

Only 2 miles away

The SUP adventure tour for connoisseurs and explorers with a city tour of the special kind. Guided day tour for beginners and advanced SUP paddlers.

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Only 75 miles away

The Wildlife Park Bad Mergentheim is one of the most diverse wildlife parks in Europe and impresses with more than 50 animal species on a total area of 35 hectares. Naturalness and species-appropriate animal husbandry are always in the foreground here.

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Only 6 miles away

An alpaca hike with the gentle animals is sure to be a special experience. Of course, you can bring a picnic to enjoy it afterwards with a view of the alpaca meadow and let the day come to an end.

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Only 18 miles away

Discover the highest mountain of central Franconia with its unique flora and fauna and enjoy an unforgettable hiking dayon the geological hiking trail.

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Fränkisches Seenland / Lakes

Only 55 km away

The Franconian Lakes Region invites you to enjoy the water on seven lakes. From pedal boat rides, stand up paddling tours to boat tours, everyone gets their money's worth here.

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Geopark im Ries

Only 60 miles away

The UNESCO Global Geopark Ries is witness to a momentous event: 15 million years ago, an asteroid hit the Earth and struck a huge crater. Walk together with your loved ones in the footsteps of this unique experience.

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Excursion destinations

around Dinkelsbühl

Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Only 39 miles away

The formerly free imperial city is known worldwide as a jewel among German cities.
A walk on the impressive city wall, guarded by many towers, is unforgettable.
Rothenburg ob der Tauber is pure romance.

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Only 33 km away

Nördlingen's medieval town centre is probably the most unique on in the world.
The all-round walkable city walls, the church tower “Daniel” and the medieval cityscape will leave a lasting impression on you.

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Schwäbisch Hall

Only 69 miles away

The former imperial city of Schwäbisch Hall can look back on along, interesting and eventful history.
Immerse yourself and let yourself be enchanted by the charm of the old town.

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Only 23 km away

The mighty basilica from the late Romanesque period and the much-visited Baroque pilgrimage church on the "Schönenberg" are perfect for a romantic day trip.

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Only 23 km away

Experience the town of Wassertrüdingen and its unique hiking and cycling trails.

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Only 46 miles away

Aalen invites you to enjoy, relax and linger. In the old town you will find winding alleys, traditional half-timbered buildings and innovative new buildings. Even outside the historical city walls, the city offers special cultural places with a lot of charm, history and innovation.

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Schloss Dennenlohe

Only 27 km away

Dennenlohe Castle is one of the most beautiful baroque ensembles in Bavaria and is surrounded by a 26 hectare landscape park. Enjoy this unique atmosphere in the middle of Bavaria.

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Schloss Harburg 

Only 50 km away

The Harburg on the Romantic Road is one of the largest, oldest and best preserved castles in southern Germany and sits above the city of the same name Harburg on the Wörnitz.

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Schloss Langenburg 

Only 67 km away

The magnificent castle, which sits in picturesque scenery high above the Jagsttal and has been the residence of the Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg since 1235. Enjoy the flair of Langenburg Castle and its attractions.

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