Outdoor Activities in Rothenburg

Outdoor activities in Rothenburg are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Rothenburg comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Rothenburg and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Rothenburg has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Rothenburg.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Rothenburg:

  1. #1 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 441 itineraries
    Town Walls

    Tags: Outdoors

    Address: Rothenburg, Germany

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Enjoy a close encounter with Rothenburg’s history. The town walls were built to protect Rothenburg from its enemies and thus, are of vital importance. In spite of being very old, the walls are p...Read more

  2. #2 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 271 itineraries
    Medieval Crime And Justice Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Burggasse 3-5, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This one is gruesomely fascinating museum having the best display of criminal punishment devices probably in all of Europe. Displays include an array chastity belts, masks of disgrace for gossips, a c...Read more

  3. #3 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 454 itineraries
    Siebers Tower

    Tags: Tower

    Address: Untere Schmiedgasse 30, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    Siebers Tower (circa 1385) functioned as an entrance to Rothenburg for nearly 150 years, until the building of the Spital Bastion came into in the sixteenth century. Walking in through the archway, th...Read more

  4. #4 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 308 itineraries
    Rodertor

    Tags: Landmark, Walking Area

    Address: Rödertor, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    The Rodertor is one of the five gates into the preserved Medieval walled town of Rotheburg, it is Located on the east side of Rothenburg. This gate is the closest to the Bahnhof (train station). It&rs...Read more

  5. #5 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 302 itineraries
    Tauber Bridge

    Tags: Bridge, Walking Area

    Address: Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    The Tauber Bridge is a historic road bridge that spans the Tauber Valley west of the town center of the Middle Franconian town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber in Bavaria. It carries a local link road to L...Read more

  6. #6 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 287 itineraries
    Klingentor

    Tags: Tower

    Address: Klingengasse 15, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    Over 30 meters tall, this tower has mainly served practical purposes since the 16th century. The tower was converted into a water tower, after setting up of a copper vessel, serving the town’s d...Read more

  7. #7 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 207 itineraries
    Rothenburg Historical Vaults

    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: Rosengasse 31, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    The Historical Vaults of the Town Hall bring back the era of the Thirty Years War. You´ll see a total of 14 impressive vaults objects (weapons, helmets etc.) and scenes from the Thirty Years&acu...Read more

  8. #8 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 262 itineraries
    Zum Spitaltor

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site

    Address: Spitalgasse 26, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    The Spital Bastion, built around 1586 is located at the end of the Spitalgasse, in southern Rothenburg’s. It has two inner courtyards and an adjacent moat. A part of the Spital Bastion houses th...Read more

  9. #9 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 113 itineraries
    St. Wolfgangskirche

    Tags: Religious Site

    Address: 91541 der, Klingentorbastei 1, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Located behind the Klingen Gate, St. Wolfgang's Church is also known as the Sheepherder's Church. It was erected between 1475 and 1492 by the brotherhood of shepherds, having a very Gothic style to it...Read more

  10. #10 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 331 itineraries
    St. Georgs Brunnen

    Tags: Fountain

    Address: Herrngasse 1, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    This is the largest and loveliest fountain in the city, situated right opposite the town hall. It is constructed in a Renaissance style that can not be compared to other grandiose fountains elsewhere!...Read more

  11. #11 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 140 itineraries
    Alt-rothenburger Handwerkerhaus

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Alter Stadtgraben 26, 91541 Rothenburg (Tauber), Germany

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Hidden down in one the many alleys of Rothenburg, is the Alt-Rothenburger Handwerkerhaus. A hermit who lived here remained obscure to cultural and technical innovations. It is because of him, this med...Read more

  12. #12 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 34 itineraries
    Councillors' Tavern

    Address: Marktplatz, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber

    Timings: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    The Councillors' Tavern is located on the main square so it can't be missed, it's a charming building. During the daytime, every hour, a little show happens here which isn't overly exciting but still ...Read more

  13. #13 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    St. Peter And St. Paul's Church, Detwang

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Detwang 24, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    St. Peter and Paul is a Gothic church in the quarter of Detwang in Rothenburg. Even in though Gothic it still is a charming small church with an amazing carved altar piece.The crucifixion reredos by T...Read more

  14. #14 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 140 itineraries
    Herrnbrunnen

    Tags: Fountain

    Address: Herrngasse 12, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    This fountain at Herrengasse is in the form of an inscription since 1595, belonging stylistically to the late Renaissance. The figure on its pillar is that of a mermaid with two fish tails and a golde...Read more

  15. #15 of 57 Outdoors Activities in Rothenburg
    - Used in 126 itineraries
    Marien-apotheke

    Address: Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Marktpl. 10, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This actually is a pharmacy, that has been supplying Rothenburg and its guest with everything related to health care, since 1812. The actual name of the building is – Jagstheimerhaus. The then m...Read more