If you leave Offenburg city in south-easter direction you will arrive in the hamlet Fessenbach. The small wine village lies at the foot of the Black Forest, surrounded by vineyards. Haus Bergle is located at the end of the village, near the forest and literally over the rooftops of Fessenbach.

»Weinwanderweg« - late fall

You have many possibilities for day trips, for example:

Above the house the wine trail runs, from where you have a beautiful view over the Kinzigtal. Many hiking trails in the surrounding area are available and offer a varied program.

Here in the Ortenau, we have a lot of baths and lakes, which provide cooling. Enjoy the sun shining more than 1700 hours per year and the mild climate.

Europapark Rust
You find the biggest amusement park in Germany in about 35 km distance. You will find more than 120 attractions, rides and shows in addition to its roller coasters, boating and rafting.
Link: Europapark Rust

Have a visit at Freiburg, a beautiful university town. 60 km away from Offenburg.
Link: Freiburg

A city with a flair of elegance and extravagance — about 50 km away from Offenburg. Especially attractive is the famous casino of the city.
Link: Baden-Baden

The train takes you directly to Lake Constance.
Link: Schwarzwaldbahn

Vogtsbauernhöfe (Black Forest Museum)
The farms will show you how people were living and working 100 years ago.
Link: Vogtsbauernhöfe

Strasbourg (France)
Visit this old town or its famous cathedral. The french city can be reached in 25 minutes by car.
Link: Strasbourg

The historical old town of Gengenbach can be reached in about 15 minutes by car.
Link: Gengenbach

Oberkirch is one of the many wine towns around Offenburg.
Link: Oberkirch

Downtown Offenburg | Photo © Christoph Breithaupt

Offenburg is located South of Karlsruhe (66 kilometers away from Offenburg) and north of Freiburg im Breisgau (approximately 54 kilometers). The city is also known as the "Gateway to the Black Forest" and borders on the Rhine valley. Coming from the Black Forest, the river Kinzig flows through the urban area of the city, surrounded by vineyards. The baroque scenery of Offenburg's historical centre is a must-see. Offenburg also offers various hiking or cycling trails with a lot cultural events and restaurants.

Link: Offenburg