Recommended leisure activities

Unesco designation

Awarded nature and geoplogy - Two UNESCO desginations for the Central Swabian Alb

Swabian Alb Biosphere reserve - nature-protecting by using. The UNESCO has awarded some selected regions as biosphere reserve. Humans are invited and challenged to experience nature actively and to cultivate the landscape. Because you only truly protect what you know and love. Discover rare animals and plant in their natural environment like orchards slope and ravine forests at the Albtrauf, flower meadows, pastures and juniper heaths.

 

GeoPark Swabian Alb- Experience geological history live. You will probably hardly meet a living saurian but traces of ancient times can be found everywhere on the Swabian Alb. With its unique fossil deposits, fossil reefs of the Jurassic Sea, volcanic craters and meteorite impacts, caves and a very characteristic shape of the landscape the GeoPark Swabian Alb offers thrilling insight into geology.