Discover Germany's vacation regions with Best Western Hotels & Resorts
In the middle of Europe lies one of the most diverse travel destinations in Europe: Germany! Hardly any other country can offer so many different landscapes, sights, regions and destinations, whether you are drawn to the sea, the mountains or to one of the many big cities. Convince yourself!
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Say "Moin moin" to Germany's North
No matter what the weather or the season is like: a walk along the dikes and beaches is simply always pure relaxation! Experience the North Sea from its most beautiful side on an extended discovery tour along the coast, get to know tranquil harbor towns or feel the healing power of the sea during a Thalasso treatment. Just a stone's throw from the sea, you can follow the footsteps of the Hanseatic League and the Bremen Town Musicians.
Is there anything better than a relaxing break by the sea? Salty air, white sandy beaches and idyllic seaside resorts – relaxation comes all by itself here!
Discover countless places like the sunny island of Usedom which inspires the whole family with enchanting flair. At Timmendorfer Strand an unforgettable trilogy of beach fun, promenade stroll and nature experience awaits you. The university city of Rostock convinces with its Hanseatic flair and the Baltic resort Warnemünde is also worth a visit. A dreamlike fairy-tale castle on the lake and many other sights are offered by the residential city of Schwerin.
The unique nature of the Lüneburg Heath inspires with many faces. Heath, moor and forest landscapes characterize the charming landscape in every season, which can be discovered on beautiful hiking routes. Experience the magic of the heath blossoms and look forward to a multifaceted and exciting vacation experience!
Explore Germany's heart
Explore the Ore Mountains, the home of adventure! There is something for everyone to enjoy: over 100 museums, historic mountain towns and imposing castles and palaces make the hearts of culture fans beat faster. With a well-developed network of trails for hikers and mountain bikers as well as prepared ski slopes and cross-country ski trails, the Ore Mountains are also an ideal destination for active tourists.
Discover the legendary mountain wilderness in the heart of Germany! Here in the Harz Mountains you can not only be enchanted by the diverse mystical nature and get to know pretty half-timbered towns, but also learn more about exciting myths surrounding Walpurgis Night, witches and the devil.
Take a vacation in the Rhön, the land of open distances. Between Thuringia, Hesse and Franconia, the uniquely beautiful low mountain landscape of volcanic origin offers above all a lot of forest, impressive basalt peaks, plateaus and charming towns. Whether a hike to the Wasserkuppe, a healing cure in the Rhön spas or a motorcycle tour through the diverse nature – there is something for everyone to enjoy. After an eventful day, the hearty cuisine of the region tastes especially good.
In the mood for industrial culture? Then you've come to the right place in the Metropole Ruhr, Germany's largest industrial area. There's always something going on here and plenty to discover.
Welcome to the healing garden of Germany. Pure air, healing moors and modern spas provide vitalizing relaxation. Those seeking active relaxation will not be disappointed either: discover the Hermannshöhen, which is one of the Top Trails of Germany, or get to know the region by bike with a wide variety of excursion destinations.
Recharge your batteries during a time out in the Thuringian Forest and enjoy breathtaking panoramic views, idyllic landscapes and countless sights. Nature lovers are drawn to the region's hiking trails such as the famous Rennsteig. In the romantic old town of the state capital Erfurt, numerous cultural treasures and imposing architecture await you.
Time off in the south of Germany
Franconia, with the beautiful landscapes of Franconian Switzerland, the Fichtel Mountains or the Franconian Lake District, is considered one of the most diverse vacation regions in Bavaria. From Franconian wine in Lower Franconia to the bratwurst region of Middle Franconia and the beer region of Upper Franconia, there is also a lot to discover here in terms of cuisine!
The Black Forest region fascinates with its idyllic landscape. Be enchanted by the characteristic houses of the Black Forest and immerse yourself in a world full of forests, mountains and lakes, which can best be discovered during an extended hike. Also enjoy the relaxed atmosphere in one of the many romantic towns this region has to offer.
In the largest forest region in Central Europe, you can not only marvel at the first and oldest national park and the only primeval forest in Germany, but also experience two nature parks and an exciting cultural program. It is refreshingly natural here!
In the heart of Baden-Wuerttemberg stretches the famous Swabian Alb. Let yourself be carried away here into a world of historical sights: Whether the Ulm Cathedral, the Hohenzollern Castle, the Schertelshöhle or another highlight - the Swabian Alb offers you a variety of activities.
Between imposing mountain massifs, you will find the beautiful Upper Bavaria. There are numerous hiking trails to discover here, where the most beautiful natural and cultural attractions are to be found. Just lace up your hiking boots and start walking!
A visit to the state capital Munich is also a must! Discover countless impressive places and buildings such as the Frauenkirche or the Old Peter, walk in the English Garden and watch the surfers at the surf wave on the Eisbach. For those who then crave relaxation, you will find the perfect retreat a little outside in the Therme Erding!