Day trips from Stuttgart

As a budget airline hub, Stuttgart in southern Germany is easy to get to. Don’t just limit yourself to the town itself though – there are some incredible things to see you can manage in…

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The Chocolate Museum, Cologne

Cologne, or Köln in German, is famous for its cathedral, its beer, and its intense Karneval parties. High on our list for our visit also included the Chocolate Museum. I truly didn’t expect to enjoy this museum as much as I did – but it is well laid out, interesting, and fun for adults and kids.

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Kloster Großcomburg

Visit this hidden gem in southern Germany: a medieval monastery above a cute half-timbered town, with views over the rolling hills and farms. Explore the grounds walk along the 17th-century outer wall.

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Visiting Schwäbisch Hall

Step into this fairy tale Fachwerk (half-timbred) town in southern Germany. It will steal your heart with its covered bridges, excellent art gallery, friendly folk and good food.

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Heidelberg Castle

Get the local’s guide to how to visit the beautiful Heidelberg Castle in Germany. It’s a beautiful ruin that has inspired writers and artists for centuries.

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