The fruit-tree meadows between the Alb and Neckar have with around 26.000 ha one of the largest continuous orchard area in Europe. The 1.5 million fruit-trees are beautiful all year round. In spring you will find a sea of flowers and blossoms and in summer the trees are full of fruits.
In autumn you will find a colorful picture of apples, pears and plums. Even in winter the snowy meadows have a special charm. This centuries-old landscape is a special cultural treasure and has an enormous variety of distilleries, educational trails, fruit festivals, exciting museums,... and much more.