German Falconry Centre Guttenberg Castle
At Guttenberg Castle visitors can experience eagles, vultures and eagle owls in free flight high above the beautiful Neckar river valley every day. Whether imposing owls silently glide over the hair tips of the visitors, majestic eagles show significant dives, or mighty vultures circle over the treetops with the thermal: in front of the magnificent scenery of the castle complex, every flight becomes a unique experience. Affectionate and entertaining knowledge transfer for young and old is carried out by competent "ground staff". In the programmes for children, falconer lessons and menagerie training, you can experience the birds on a real personal level.
In the extensive aviary complexes of the German Falconry Centre, around 120 birds, large-size photos and sculptures, allow a near-natural insight in the fascinating world of the raptors.
In the nursing station injured griffins and owls find skilled assistance. In the oldest private breeding and research station projects for conservation breeding, resettlement and species protection are attended to.
Ballooning with Sky Adventure over Castles and Palaces
Experience a ride through the skies and discover the world from a totally new perspective. You will be thrilled, when the balloon gradually fills and stands up in front of you like a gentle giant. Float over castles and palaces with Sky Adventure along the Castle Road. Affectionately restored half-timbered houses will round off the experience during the balloon ride. Our balloon launch sites along the Castle Road, for example, below the Abenberg Castle, or directly at the Neideck Castle ruins in Franconian Switzerland, guarantee an impressive sight. This experience will be remembered by passengers for all their lives. Pure pleasure!
Balloon launches daily from April to October. Ask for our launch sites along the Castle Road (only in German).
Thermal Spring & Bathing World Sinsheim
Visitors experience a unique combination of exotic vacation-feeling and healthy healing bathing. Relax in turquoise water and enjoy fruity cocktails at the pool bar surrounded by colourful orchids and real Southern sea palm trees. The spacious outdoor area with pool and numerous reclining options invite you to relax. You should also take a trip with the pedal boat across the thermal spring lake. If you would like to do something for your health, you will be thrilled by the pleasant effect of the vital pools. A bath in valuable minerals like brine, calcium/lithium and selenium pampers both body and soul. Unlimited sauna delight is guaranteed in the vital thermal bath & sauna. With the cinema-sauna, the Viennese coffeehouse or the koi-sauna, which has been elected to be the largest sauna world-wide, sauna becomes an unforgettable experience.
The AUTO & TECHNIK MUSEUM Sinsheim, the largest private museum of Europe with more than 3,000 exponates on over 30,000 square metres hall space, lies directly at the motorway A6. Over 300 vintage cars offer a representative cross section through all car brands and epochs. The unique aeronautical exhibition includes over 50 airplanes, among them the supersonic machine "Concorde" and its Russian rival "Tupolev 144". A visit to the IMAX 3D Laser 4k cinema, which presents exclusive documentaries and the latest hollywood blockbusters on Germany's biggest IMAX screen, serves as a memorable experience. The 4*hotel Sinsheim offers overnight accommodations.
The AUTO & TECHNIK MUSEUM Sinsheim is open every day of the year.
Monday to Friday from 9 am to 6 pm
Saturday, Sunday and on public holidays from 9 am to 7 pm
Forest climbing park Weinsberg
An excurstion destination for the whole family
Here you can find fun and thrills. We are on the Schemelsberg hill above a vineyard in a forest-area with idyllic view of Weibertreu Castle Ruins and the town Weinsberg. After instructions by our professional trainers the very well-secured climbing in the trees begins. There are 78 exercises, spread on 9 parcours (segmented in easy, middle and hard). Duration 3 hours and 1/2 hour instructions.
Climbing from 6 to 99 years - there is something for everybody. For groups we offer outdoor education with fun and action in our team-building area with high ropes course.
Our season begins with the Easter-holidays and ends with the autumn-holidays. You can find the daily opening hours directly at the homepage of the forest climbing park in Weinsberg.
Location of the park:
Am Schemelsberg (postal address: Kernerstr. 17)