Hiking Highlight

Recommended by 136 out of 143 hikers


  • Turbo

    Great view, including on the opposite TV tower

    translated byView Original
    • February 5, 2019

  • Steffen

    Originally called Reinburghügel and was then named in 1889 after the Württemberg King Karl. At the top was since the Middle Ages a quarry in which there is now a playground. The summer house of Julie Siegle, wife of industrialist Gustav Siegle, to whom Karlshöhe belonged at the time, was originally built on the site of the beer garden. Destroyed during the war, it was demolished in 1961 and replaced by the existing terrace with entertainment. In 1901 there were plans to build a huge church on Karlshöhe, similar to the Sacre Cœur in Paris. A little further down the Jean-Amery-Weg is the Athene fountain, built by Julie Siegle in 1911 on her property. It has been restored and functional since 2011. In winter you can go sledging here.

    translated byView Original
    • December 29, 2016

In the know? Log-in to add a tip for other adventurers!

Best Hikes to Karlshöhe

Location: Stuttgart District, Baden-Württemberg, Germany


  • Elevation320 m

Most Visited During

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Weather Forecast - Stuttgart District