14 days in Leuven & Black Forest Itinerary

14 days in Leuven & Black Forest Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Leuven, Belgium
— 5 nights
2
Triberg, Germany
— 2 nights
3
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
— 3 nights
4
Baden-Baden, Germany
— 3 nights

5
nights
Leuven, Belgium

Leuven ©
The ancient city of Leuven supports an old Catholic university and offers interesting architecture, botanical gardens, and great breweries.
Get in touch with nature at Forestia and Lieteberg. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Great Market Square (Grote Markt) and Mechelse Heide. Get out of town with these interesting Leuven side-trips: Les Belles Fontaines (in Chaudfontaine), La Roche-aux-Faucons (in Esneux) and Grotte de Comblain (in Comblain-au-Pont). And it doesn't end there: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hoge Kempen National Park, delve into the lush surroundings at Bois de Lauzelle, examine the collection at Tresor d'Hugo d'Oignies, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Peter's Church Sint-Pieterskerk.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Leuven online road trip planner.

Brussels to Leuven is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July in Leuven, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Triberg.

Things to do in Leuven

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Bois de Lauzelle, Dijlepad, Les Belles Fontaines, Maison Adolphe Sax, Les Jardins d'Annevoie
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Mechelse Heide ©
Mechelse Heide
Lieteberg ©
Lieteberg
Hoge Kempen National Park ©
Hoge Kempen National Park

2
nights
Triberg, Germany

Triberg ©
Triberg im Schwarzwald is a town in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, located in the Schwarzwald-Baar district in the Black Forest. On the 24th (Fri), take in the dramatic scenery at Triberger Waterfall, look for gifts at House of Black Forest Clocks, thenexamine the collection at Auto-und Uhrenwelt, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Alpirsbacher Klosterbraeu. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at German Clock Museum, find something for the whole family at Rodelbahn Gutach, thenidentify plant and animal life at Alternativer Wolf- Und Barenpark Schwarzwald, and finally walk around Park mit Allen Sinnen.

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Traveling by car from Leuven to Triberg takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Leuven in July, you will find days in Triberg are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Freiburg im Breisgau.

Things to do in Triberg

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Gutach im Schwarzwald, House of Black Forest Clocks, Auto-und Uhrenwelt, Alternativer Wolf- Und Barenpark Schwarzwald, Alpirsbacher Klosterbraeu
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Triberger Waterfall ©
Triberger Waterfall
Alternativer Wolf- Und Barenpark Schwarzwald ©
German Clock Museum
German Clock Museum

3
nights
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

Freiburg im Breisgau ©
In the heart of a major wine-producing region, Freiburg im Breisgau serves as the primary entry point for tours into the scenic Black Forest mountain range.
Get in touch with nature at Wutachschlucht and Todtnau Waterfalls. Explore hidden gems such as Mundenhof and Kandel. Take a break from Freiburg im Breisgau with a short trip to Dom St. Blasien in Sankt Blasien, about 1h 10 min away. The adventure continues: work some fitness into your day at Seepark, contemplate the long history of Historisches Kaufhaus, walk around Kurpark Bad Krozingen, and get outside with Schauinslandbahn Freiburg.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Freiburg im Breisgau driving holiday planning site.

Drive from Triberg to Freiburg im Breisgau in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Freiburg im Breisgau are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Baden-Baden.

Things to do in Freiburg im Breisgau

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Wutachschlucht, Todtnau Waterfalls, Kurpark Bad Krozingen, Kandel, Dom St. Blasien
Highlights from your plan
Wutachschlucht ©
Wutachschlucht
Todtnau Waterfalls ©
Todtnau Waterfalls
Dom St. Blasien ©
Dom St. Blasien

3
nights
Baden-Baden, Germany

Baden-Baden ©
Scenically located at the edge of the Black Forest, Baden-Baden offers scenery, culture, and relaxation in addition to a vibrant nightlife and dining scene, specializing in traditional German dishes.
Step out of the city life by going to Schwarzwald Hochstrasse and Geroldsau Waterfall. Discover out-of-the-way places like Eglise Russe and Student Jail (Studentenkarzer). Get out of town with these interesting Baden-Baden side-trips: Heidelberg (Jesuitenkirche, Schloss Heidelberg, &more). There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, explore the world behind art at Museum Frieder Burda, try to win big at Casino Baden-Baden Spielbank, and stroll around Lichtentaler Allee.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Baden-Baden day trip site.

You can drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Baden-Baden in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Baden-Baden

Parks Spas Historic Sites

Side Trips

Heidelberg, Schwarzwald Hochstrasse
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Geroldsau Waterfall ©
Geroldsau Waterfall
Schwarzwald Hochstrasse ©
Schwarzwald Hochstrasse
Spas

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