The Romantic Road in Bavaria
Fussen – Southern Destination & Highlight of the Romantic Road
Known around the world, the Romantic Road is the most famous German holiday road.
From the Main River to the Alps, the Romantic Road is 366km long and passes the most beautiful cities, architecture and historical squares in Germany.
The Romantic Road begins in Würzburg and ends in Fussen, Bavaria. For hikers who want to experience Fussen’s unmistakable charm from the first moment on, there is no better choice than to see it along the Romantic Road in Bavaria. Right after the Lech bridge, the city comes into view. Fussen, Germany is truly a picturesque spot in the middle of a world-famous holiday region.
Many great sights and attractions exist, such as the city of Würzburg, many small towns in the Tauber Valley, the medieval old town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Augburg’s "Fuggerei" (the world’s oldest social settlement), the pilgrimage church of Wies and the Neuschwanstein Castle. The Tauber Valley, the Nördlinger Ries and the alpine region from Schongau to Fussen are especially beautiful natural sights as well.
With an eye for detail and a special touch, the city of Fussen, Bavaria has brought the romance of the past into today’s world. In other words: here you will experience life surrounded by vivid, flourishing culture. Interesting activities in the quiet narrow streets – Fussen’s old town invites you to stroll and spend some leisurely time getting to know the city. Its offerings are diverse and international. Guests are encouraged to browse, try and ask questions! Experience Fussen’s old town and the Romantic Road on your holiday at the Hotel Zum Hechten.
For more than 50 years, the great combination of nature, culture and hospitality has been the trademark of the Romantic Road.