• Church in Giengen

Surrounding area

In Giengen there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy your leisure time. The area is a cycling- and walking paradise. On the cycle tracks you can enjoy the beauty of your surroundings. The paths are well signposted and the tours range from leisurely through the valleys to more difficult through the hills. Various hiking tracks make the particular geological but also archaeological, ecological and cultural heritage of our landscape accessible for visitors.
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If you want to make an excursion to the surrounding area, there are a lot of attractive and famous places to visit:

Augsburg (about 90 km)
Cathedral, Fuggerei, Town Hall,  Perlach Tower, Schaezler Palace

Burg Hohenzollern, Bisingen (about 150 km)
One of the most famous castle and enclosures in Germany

Dischingen (about 15 km)
Katzenstein Castle – 12th century Staufer Castle

Füssen (about 160 km)
The Castles of King Ludwig

Günzburg (about 30 km)
Legoland Germany

Heidenheim (about 15 km)
Hellenstein Castle, Indoor swimming pool and leisure centre Aquarena, Open-air Theatre, Roman Baths Museum, Parc Cour

Munich (about 150 km)
Cathedral Church of our Lady, New Town Hall, Hofbräuhaus, Nymphenburg Palace, Victuals Market, Olympia-Park, Oktoberfest (Beer Festival), BMW World, Allianz-Arena (Football Stadium).

Rothenburg ob der Tauber (about100 km)
Käthe Wohlfahrt’s Christmas Village, Middle Age Town and wall


Stuttgart (about 125 km)
Mercedes Benz Museum, Porsche Museum, New Castle, Television Tower, Königsstraße (Shopping Street), State Gallery, Wilhelma (Zoo), SI-Centre (Musicals), Stuttgarter Beer Festival (Canstatt).

Ulm (about 45 km)
Late gothic Ulm Minster with the highest spire in the world (161m), Fisherman’s Quarter