There are plenty of places to see and visit around Ulm. Whether you love hiking or cycling, Ulm is a region where 20 hidden gems are waiting to be explored and visited. Check the top places to visit in the region and plan your next adventure today.

The top 20 Attractions around Ulm

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    Blautopf

    Hiking Highlight

    A deep blue lake, which by the way also inspired Eduard Mörike to his "Stuttgart Hutzelmännlein" - written in Swabian dialect with a tongue twister: "S'leit a Klötzle lead same …

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    Küssende Sau

    Hiking Highlight

    Millions of years ago, the waves of the primeval sea sloshed away. Coral lived in it. The fossilized remains of these creatures we see today as rocks - in the form of a kissing sow (or two kissing sows ?!)

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    Historische Schmiede

    Hiking Highlight

    The Hammerschmiede was built in 1804 as a hoof and weapons smithy. In 1889 she was transformed into a mechanical workshop, which was in operation until 1959.
    In the 1960s, …

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    Great to recommend with the MTB !!!

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    Klosteranlage Blaubeuren

    Hiking Highlight

    First to the "Great Grotto", then over the Tugendpfad (upper or lower does not matter) to Blautopf and then back through the monastery complex to Blaubeuren - beautiful and varied hike.

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    Fischerviertel Ulm

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The fishing district is a real highlight in Ulm. The narrow streets, the dreamy canals with the innumerable bridges leading over them and the old half-timbered houses make this neighborhood …

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    Gerberviertel

    Hiking Highlight

    In the tanners' quarter between the monastery and the town church, along the Achkanal, beautifully restored half-timbered houses testify to the medieval prosperity of the city.
    The many bridges over …

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    Ulmer Stadtmauer

    Hiking Highlight

    In 1482, the city wall was built. Today it is a popular promenade path, which leads along the Danube at the Fischer- and Gerberviertel, past the Metzgerturm and at the …

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    A rock massif with two larger caves, left the barn and right the Bear Cave, both of which protrude 50 or 60 meters deep into the rock. In between is …

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    Brillenhöhle

    Hiking Highlight

    The eyewear cave owes its name to two round or oval openings in its ceiling. The cave can not be entered as an archaeological site and the entrance is blocked by a grid.

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    Lonetopf in Urspring

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The Lone Pot is the source of the Lone. Here over 200 liters per second gush out of the ground. The water is incredibly clear and shimmers in a fascinating blue.

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    Knoblauchfelsen

    Hiking Highlight

    On the rock grow rare, sensitive plants. On a hint is asked not to enter the rock head around it.
    So you do not have the certainly great view from …

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    Bocksteinhöhle

    Hiking Highlight

    Part of the so-called Bocksteinfundstellen, which consist of several sites and caves. To the right of the cave is the Bocksteinloch, whose forecourt is called Bocksteinschmiede. The Neanderthals probably already …

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    Auf dem Weg zur Günzelburg (Ruine)

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Especially beautiful in autumn with the many bright colors.
    Even playing in the whole foliage on the ground is great fun. Of course, to the children;)

    Definitely every now and …

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    Fohlenhaus

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    The path to the foal house is one of the most scenic sections of the Lonetal and is ideal for a Sunday afternoon drive. Immediately in front of the cave …

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    Burgruine Wartstein

    Hiking Highlight

    Castle ruin Wartstein

    In the high Middle Ages the southern Alb was around the Lautertal borderland between Staufern and Welfen. The rich barons of Gundelfingen were attached to the Hohenstaufen; …

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    Lonetopf

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The Lone rises to about 562 m above sea level. NN a spring pot in Urspring, a suburb of the municipality Lonsee. The spring pot is 6 m deep and …

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    Rathaus

    Hiking Highlight

    Not far from the Ulm Minster is the Ulm Town Hall, which immediately captures the eye with its opulent exterior frescoes from the early Renaissance.
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    Laufenmühle

    Hiking Highlight

    Surrounded by caves, rock formations and botanical treasures lies in the wild and romantic landscape of the Lautertal, right at the entrance to the Wolfstal the restaurant Laufenmühle.
    Burned down …

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    Directly on the Danube lies the small village of Rechtenstein, between Riedlingen and Munderkingen, east of Zwiefalten and in the southwest is Obermarchtal. Rechtenstein is located on the Danube cycle …

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