Travel deals Black Forest - quintessential picture-book German holiday!
Black Forest cake, cuckoo clocks, and bollen hats - the Black Forest is the quintessential place for a picture-book German holiday. 160 km long and 60 km wide, the diverse uplands are located in the 11,400m² wallowers' corner of Germany neighbouring Switzerland and France. The Black Forest is the highest German uplands range, with over 70 peaks reaching up to more than 1,000 m. Holiday-makers of every age cherish the active experiences in the diverse natural landscape. Athletic mountain bikers, experienced hikers, epicures of fine cuisine and wines, as well as those just looking to be welcomed and delighted - there's something for everyone in the Black Forest.