The border triangle where Germany, France and Switzerland join offers an abundance of attractive leisure activities to please nature-lovers, culture aficionados and fans of classic cars alike.

The charming university city of Freiburg lies just 28 km from Hinterzarten; take a shopping tour through its historic old town.

Or enjoy a drive from the Black Forest to the Vosges along the historically- and scenically-important “Route Verte”. The “Green Road” runs directly through Hinterzarten and links the highlights of the southern Black Forest, the Rhine plain and the Vosges.

Have you always wanted to experience a touch of automobile luxury? The Schlumpf Collection, one of the most important car museums in the world, in Mulhouse in Alsace, is the perfect destination for classic car enthusiasts. Over 400 glorious examples of car history await admiring visitors. Big names like Bugatti, Ferrari, Rolls-Royce and Bentley bring the magic of legendary luxury limousines to life.

A selection of suggested interesting days out is available here: