The Fichtelgebirge, more commonly known in English as the Fichtel Mountains, make up a mountain range in southern Germany. As well as being a part of the Bundesland Bavaria, the range also crosses the border into the Czech Republic. There is an important nature par located here. The Fitchel Mountain Nature Park covers an area of 390 square miles. The landscape here is characterised by large expanses of forest and pasture lands. This is the perfect place for appreciating picturesque scenery. The Grassemann Open Air Museum is an enthralling excursion for anyone interested in
Places to see
Hof has a number of impressive works of architecture, for example the Town hall or the so-called Bismarck Tower. Also, the picturesque university town Bayreuth is a hub of culture, offering many bars, restaurants and cafes. There are also some parks nearby. For some evening entertainment, the Markgräfliche Opera House, as well as the Bayreuther Playhouse both come highly recommended.
The Fichtel Mountains – an active holiday in wonderful nature
Walking is not the only popular outdoor activity here. Great options also include swimming and mountain biking. In the winter, skiing is also an option. This is a great destination for families. Young and old will enjoy discovering the glory of mother nature. The breathtaking views and clean country air here are bound to please. Whatever you choose to do or see in the Fichtelgebirge region of Germany, you're sure to have an unforgettable experience that will bring you closer to nature.