Excursions

Excursions

Near (up to 10 km):

» Trettstein
» Sodenberg
» Homburg ruins in Gössenheim
» Trimburg ruins
» Dry grassland at the Homburg ruins
» Sinntalradweg (bike trail)
» Swimming areas along the Saale and Sinn
» Checkered lilies in Sinntal
» Climbing pillars
» Spessart: Bikewald Spessart, Wander-Eldorade
» Gemünden: downtown, swimming pool, Scherenburg Castle
» Langenprozelten: Sintersbach-Stausee (swimming), Spessartgrotte (theater and bars)
» Hammelburg: indoor and outdoor swimming pools, castle, historic market square, municipal museum
» Thulba: waterskiing


Medium (up to 30 km):

» Lohr: downtown, castle with museum, school museum, swimming pool,
   everything to do with Snow White (a Lohr native!), wine bars, boat ride on the Main, jazz club
» Vehicle and Technology Museum Neuendorf
» Bad Brückenau: spa, cinema, bicycle museum, Sinnflut (indoor and outdoor pool with sauna)
» Karlstadt: downtown, cinema, swimming pool, Edelweiß climbing wall at the Main,
   boat ride on the Main, Theater in der Gerbergasse
» Aura (on the Saale): monastery ruins
» The romantic Hafenlohr valley
» Hiking path starting at Buchenmühle in Lohr
» Bad Kissingen: Spa, Rakoczy-Fest
» Marktheidenfeld: downtown
» Other spas: Bad Bocklet, Bad Neustadt,


Far (50-70 km):

» Rhön: Kreuzberg with monastery (and restaurant), cross-country and downkill skiing, unique nature
» Fladungen. outdoor museum
» Marktheidenfeld: downtown
» Fulda: cathedral, culture, historic downtown
» Schweinfurt: shopping, theater, cinema
» Würzburg: Marienberg Fortress, downtown, old Main bridge,
   culture (e.g. Bach and Mozart festivals), boat ride on the Main, vineyards
» Sommerhausen: beautiful wine town, zoo
» Mainschleife: Volkach, villages on the great bend of the Main, wine bars, Hallburg, Vogelsburg
» Aschaffenburg: city palace, old town, cabaret and other culture
» Church fortresses, e.g. in Ostheim
» Mespelbrunn: moated castle


Other (even farther, but can be worth the trip):

» Rothenburg ob der Tauber (about 120 km)
» Frankfurt am Main (about 100 km)
» Nuremberg / Erlangen (about 160 km)
» Bamberg (about 100 km)
» Franconian Switzerland (about 160 km)
» Eisenach (about 160 km)
» Rennsteig (e.g. Neuhaus about 160 km)
» Weimar (about 200 km)
» Erfurt (about 180 km)
» Bayreuth (about 160 km)
» Coburg (about 120 km)