Where modern times meet Black Forest legends
This Black Forest day trip combines two of the most popular destinations of the region – Baden Baden & Lake Mummelsee.
You will be picked up from your hotel in the Baden Baden area. Our tour begins in Baden Baden with a guided walk past some of the most iconic architecture that made the town of Baden Baden famous: the historic train station, now part of the second largest concert hall in Germany, the Trinkhalle and the Casino.
At the beginning of the 19th century the rich and famous people from all over Europe discovered Baden Baden and the elegant spa town soon became their favorite summer retreat. The splendid buildings in town still echo this sparkling era. On our Black Forest tour, we will visit the most important sites like the drinking hall where you can taste the waters from the mineral wells and the Festspielhaus which is the largest opera and concert house in Germany. A true highlight of your Black Forest tour is our visit to the Casino, regarded as one of the most beautiful casinos in the world. Here we will enjoy a guided tour.
Lake Mummelsee – Home of Many Legends
From Baden Baden we are heading towards lake Mummelsee. Along our scenic drive we will pause for several photo stops. Our tour continues after a typical three course black forest street food lunch to Lake Mummelsee located at an elevation of 1036 meters. Surrounded by steep and heavily forested peaks, Lake Mummelsee was once quite isolated and is now a popular place for locals and tourists to enjoy the unique nature of the Black Forest.
During our journey we will learn about the Black Forest yesterday, today and tomorrow. At Lake Mummelsee, we take you on a little hike around the lake where we will focus on the copious legends of area like the mystery of the lake king who is said to live in a crystal palace at the bottom of the lake.
The scenic settings of Lake Mummelsee are also the perfect place to enjoy a slice of black forest gateau.
The Baden Baden & Lake Mummelsee tour is one of our most popular Black Forest tours and available all year round.
Itinerary of Baden Baden & Lake Mummelsee Tour
- Pick up from your hotel in the Baden Baden area
- Guided walk through Baden Baden including the Concert Hall, the ‘Trinkhalle’ and the Casino
- Scenic drive into the black forest with photo stops
- Black forest street food lunch
- Lake Mummelsee walking tour
- Black forest gateau break
- Return to your hotel in Baden Baden