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Campsite Swabian Alps Germany

Campsites in the Swabian Alps, also known as the Swabian Jura or Swabian Alps, nestle between imposing mountains, picturesque villages, castles, fortresses and ruins, so in this region there is plenty to do around your campsite. The Swabian Alb is an attractive low mountain range (up to 1000m) in Southwest Germany where countryside and culture offer many opportunities for enjoyment.

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Swabian Alb campsites: camping in leafy surroundings

The Swabian Alb is situated in the state of Baden-Württemberg. The Swabian Alb is a popular winter sports region but great for camping in the summer as well. Camping sites in the Swabian Alb are also convenient bases for many excursions and attractions.

Unspoilt countryside can be found in abundance around your campsite. The Swabian Alb is especially suited for active holidays. Besides hiking on any of the many beautiful trails in this area, you can also opt for more excitement and spend an afternoon rock climbing or canoeing on the river Große Lauter.

After an active day in the countryside you can have some well-deserved rest at the campsite or relax in style in one of the many local thermal baths, such as Albthermen in Bad Urach. Naturally you can stay in your own tent or caravan in the Swabian Alb, or rent a lovely mobile home.

Cultural destinations near your campsite: Ulm, Stuttgart and Ellwangen

The Swabian Alb has plenty of culture in store for visitors. There are many charming towns near your campsite. Here you can enjoy getting a taste of authentic South German culture. Highly recommended are:

  • Stuttgart
    At about fifty kilometres from the Swabian Alb and the 6th largest city of Germany, Stuttgart has some real must-sees including the Television Tower and the classic Königsbau business and shopping centre with its imposing 135-metre façade.
  • Ulm
    Ulm has one of the largest historic city centres in Germany. Much modern art is to be found here, such as in the Kunsthalle Weishaupt and there is also the unforgettable Minster Church with the highest church tower in the world.
  • Ellwangen
    Ellwangen is the most romantic city of the area, characterized by charming streets and squares, prominent town houses and beautiful churches. Spend a day here and be enchanted.

Explore and discover more treasures in the vicinity of your campsite. Kirchheim, Sigmaringen and Bad Urach are other places to visit during your holiday in the Swabian Alb.