Monastery Route

This tour leads you from Maulbronn past Calw-Hirsau to Alpirsbach. No matter if you go by bike, by car or if you decide to walk - the Monastery Route offers you utmost flexibility!

Walking the Monastery Route:

Hiking in 8 stages from Maulbronn to Alpirsbach. Well signposted hiking trails lead you to places offering magnificent views. Over and over again the monuments of a rich culture invite you to take a deep breath and pause for a moment at special places.

Discovering the Monastery route by bike:

Cycling in 3 stages from Maulbronn to Alpirsbach. The route to the three medieval monasteries will take you through the woods and fields of the Maulbronn Monastery and further to Mühlacker. Along the rivers Enz and Nagold, you will get through romantic valleys and will comfortably arrive in Hirsau. From there you will even go deeper into the Black Forest and get through the city of Freudenstadt before you will finally arrive in Alpirsbach.