|Of the various touring
routes the Black Forest-panorama-route is a tip worth
taking. This stretch of country from Waldkirch to
Hinterzarten, with the ascent to Kandel and St. Peter,
St. Märgen, Thurner, Hinterzarten, is without
the most beautiful in the whole of the Black
Forest. Nowhere else do you find such
|You cannot claim to know the
Black forest if you have not travelled this route
- and yet it is relatively little known.
any other road can offer such a magnificent
panorama over the heights to the Black Forest,
into the Rhine valley and beyond to the Vosges
and the Alps.
any number of spots for you to make a break
either briefly or for a longer stay - restful or
active, as you wish, in attractive country inns
or in choice hotels with swimming pools.
||There are buildings for
historical interest and beauty, museums, old
farms, fine footpaths of every conceivable length
for tough or gentle walking and in winter
excellent tracks for cross-country skiing and
|The route takes you straight
through towns and villages with interesting
traditions, original costumes, old crafts and
trades typical of the area; all webbed in sagas,
folk-songs, music and art.
From the building of
barrel-organs and cutting of precious stones in
Waldkirch to the secular architecture and
beautiful Black Forest costumes of St. Peter and
St. Märgen and the choiceness of a resort like
majestic Kandel mountain is a further jewel - with its
Kandel-hotelnd the hang-gliders' starting ramp, at the
crossing for innumerable footpaths.
|There are sights and events
of interest throughout the year. Concerts in
Hinterzarten, St. Peter and Waldkirch draw
hundreds of visitors each year.
You will soon
realize that this route "has it all",
and that, all the year round, it is well worth
taking time to see.
|Stay here for a few days or
for the whole of your holiday.