Tour 6: German Clock Route
Explore the charm of shingle-roofed Black Forest farmhouses, clear trout creeks, lush mountain maedows and dark gree forests, picturesque villages and awarmly welcoming little towns along the German Clock Route.
Start your journey at the Black Foret Highlands where you visit museums of local history and clock exhibitions. Don´t miss a Cuckoo Clock workshop where you learn how the cuckoo is brought into the clock.
Next stop is St. Märgen where chronologically arranged exhibitions presents the whole spectrum of clockworks, carved and painted shields.
The tour leads you to Furtwangen where you visit the German Clock museum.
In Triberg and Schonach not only the world´s largest Cuckoo Clock awaits you but also the impressing waterfalls of Triberg.
Next stop is Schramberg, known for the Junghans Clocks and the medieval city center of Rottweil, the oldest city of Baden-Württemberg.
Before the route finishes in the Black Forest Highlands you travel to Villingen-Schwenningen, which attracts visitors due to its historic Old Town and a Black Forest Clock museum.