Hiking without luggage in Zabergäu


(4 nights, 4 hiking days)

Natural deciduous forests on the northern slopes and sun-drenched vineyards on the southern slopes characterise the area. 

"Germany's largest red wine landscape." In a harmonious interplay of nature and culture a varied scenery was created - not spectacular and grandiose, rather contemplative and contemplative. 

Five days of wine country to feel good.



- 4 nights with breakfast in excellent wineries Vineyards

- Luggage transfer from accommodation to accommodation

- welcoming champagne

- Maps and detailed travel documents

- wine souvenir


Procedure and tour

1st day Individual arrival to Lauffen am Neckar
Surrounded by vineyards you will be greeted with a glass of sparkling wine in the guesthouse Kraft (parking directly at the house, train drivers can be picked up at the station). Visit Rathausburg, Regiswindiskirche and Friedrich Hölderlin during a walk in Lauffen's "Städtle und Dorf".

2nd day Lauffen-Bönnigheim-Cleebronn (approx. 18 km)
The historic Neckar bed leads you through protected floodplain forests before you reach the town gate of Bönnigheim via open field. Take a break from sightseeing in the picturesque old town! On your way to Cleebronn, the Michaelsberg, the landmark of the Zabergäus, welcomes you from afar. Passing the castle of Magenheim you descend to the Gasthof Ochsen.

Day 3 Cleebronn-Güglingen (approx. 19 km)
Back up into the Strombergwald forest, the route leads almost level over "Wolfstein" and Blankenhorn ruins to the White Quarry. From the viewing pulpit of this former dinosaur excavation site you can enjoy a magnificent view of the Zabertal valley, into which you then descend. The wine and Roman town of Güglingen with the historic Hotel Herzogskelter is your destination today.

Day 4 Güglingen-Stockheim-Haberschlacht-Neipperg-Dürrenzimmern (approx. 17 km)
"Germany's largest red wine landscape" accompanies you on your way through the famous wine villages of Stockheim and Haberschlacht up to Brackenheim's most beautiful vineyard location: Zweifelberg. Stay there with a view of Stocksberg Castle and Neipperg Castle before the brook leads you from Neipperg to Dürrenzimmern to the country guesthouse of the Kohler family.

Day 5 Dürrenzimmern-Nordhausen-Nordheim-Lauffen (approx. 16.5 km, shortcut possible)
Your last tour runs along the Katzenbach, Neckar and Zaberbertal valleys without any major ascents. At the foot of the Heuchelberg you reach the Waldenserort Nordhausen, founded 300 years ago by religious refugees. The Katzebach stream leads you through Nordheim's idyllic flower summer park to the Neckar, which takes you through vineyards and wide fields back to Lauffen.

Bookable all year round for two or more people

Price and booking exclusively via the Neckar-Zaber-Tourismus

Bookable via www.neckar-zaber-tourismus.de

Romantic weekend for two

Give your soul a break and let it dangle. Make yourself free! 2 overnight stays for 2 persons in a comfort double room including breakfast from the buffet.

On the day of your arrival, we welcome you to your room with an ice-cold bottle of sparkling wine. For dinner we serve you a 4-course menu at a romantically set table including wine, mineral water and aperitif. We wish you a good night.

Enjoy our rich breakfast buffet the next morning.

The next day you can go on a cycling or hiking tour through the Zabergäu. Maps are included free of charge. Explore our hilly landscape on foot or by foot.

Take a trip to Ludwigsburg or Heidelberg. Explore the sauna and palm landscape in the bathing paradise in Sinsheim. Or start an action-packed day at the Tripsdrill amusement park.


  • 2 nights in a comfortable double room including breakfast
  • 4-course menu including wine accompaniment, mineral water and aperitif
  • 1 bottle of iced champagne in your room


Price for 2 persons:
in a comfort double room 350,00 €.

Bookable from 1 November to 30 April from Friday to Sunday

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Landscape with lightness

With the E-Bike over Strom- and Heuchelberg

Deciduous forests, vineyards, river valleys and orchards form the backdrop for this cycle tour. A journey through "Germany's largest red wine landscape", through gently formed cultivated land with a rich history, wonderful wines and southern flair. Lightness is your companion: your luggage is transported and the e-bike helps you to explore the varied, graceful and sometimes spectacular landscape of the Stromberg-Heuchelberg Nature Park in comfort. 

Procedure and tour

1st day

Individual arrival in Eppingen. Welcome sparkling wine and room cover in the hotel Villa Waldeck. Handing over of the travel documents. Possibility for a stroll through the picturesque Fachwerkstatt Eppingen.

2nd day

Your tour starts through the gentle hills of the Kraichgau. Your e-bike will take you easily over the Heuchelberg and down to the UNESCO world cultural city Maulbronn. Visit the monastery complex and get to know the cradle of the Swabian Maultaschen. Overnight stay in the guest house Stuttgart 36.

3rd day

Your way into "Germany's largest red wine landscape" leads you through the wide deciduous forest of the Stromberg. Idyllic river valleys and charming wine villages accompany you to the Zabergäu. Overnight stay in the historic Herzogskelter in Güglingen.

4th day

The rivers Zaber and Neckar characterize the course of your stage today. The Neckar takes you past wine and grain fields, with a view of centuries-old steep slopes, to Nordheim, where you spend the night amidst vineyards in Müller's winery in the Auerberg.

Day 5

Back up the Heuchelbergrücken you will be greeted by the historic "Heuchelberger Warte". Wonderful views of the Zaber and Leintal valleys accompany you on your way back to Eppingen. Extra night on request.



- 4 nights with breakfast

- in excellent & bicycle friendly establishments

- E-Bike for 4 days of the brand FLYER

- incl. instruction and daily free battery charging

- Luggage transfer from accommodation to accommodation

- welcoming champagne

- Admission UNESCO World Heritage Site Maulbronn Monastery

- 3-er wine tasting in the winery Müller im Auerberg

- Maps and detailed travel documents

- free parking during the tourVon April bis Oktober from 2 persons

Price per person:
in a double room: 298 €
in double room with own bike: 228 €
Single room supplement: 40 €

Booking over: 
Neckar-Zaber-Tourismus e.V.
Heilbronner Str. 36, 74336 Brackenheim, Tel. 07135/933 525 


Gourmets - Weekend

Give your soul a break and let it dangle.

Make yourself free!

We spoil you on 2 evenings with a 4 course menu including wine accompaniment, mineral water and aperitif. Stay overnight in our historical comfort rooms. In the morning we welcome you with a glass of sparkling wine and extend our rich breakfast buffet with smoked salmon.


- 2 nights including breakfast with a glass of sparkling wine and smoked salmon.

- 2 x 4-course menu with accompanying wines including mineral water and aperitif

Bookable from Friday to Sunday from 1 November to 30 April

Preis pro Person:
im Komfort-Doppelzimmer 225,00 €
im Komfort-Einzelzimmer 251,00 €

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