©

Bad Herrenalb trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Bad Herrenalb

(2.5/5 based on 100+ reviews for 3 attractions)
Things to do: spas, sightseeing
Bad Herrenalb is a municipality in the district of Calw, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated in the northern Black Forest, 15 km east of Baden-Baden, and 22 km southwest of Pforzheim.The town is connected to the city of Karlsruhe by the Albtalbahn, an electric railway that forms part of the Karlsruhe Stadtbahn. Bad Herrenalb is the terminus of one of the branches of the Albtalbahn, which operates as line S1.HistoryThe town grew up around Alba Dominorum, a Cistercian monastery founded in 1148. The monastery was later dissolved during the Reformation. As early as 1841 Dr. J. Weiss established a cold water sanitarium which was later transformed into a water therapy institute with a sanitarium for nervous disorders. The sanitarium was further developed under the leadership of Councilor Dr. Mermagen.Since 1954 Herrenalb is officially known as a “health resort.” In 1971 a 600 meter deep well was drilled into a mineral rich water source. With the exploitation of this source, Herrenalb officially appended the word “Bad” (German for bath) to its name on July 26, 1971.On January 1 and February 1, 1972 the Rotensol and Neusatz were respectively incorporated into Bad Herrenalb. And finally, on January 1, 1975 Bernbach was likewise incorporated into the municipality.
Add Bad Herrenalb and other Germany destinations to your travel plans using our Germany holiday planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Bad Herrenalb

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Bad Herrenalb:
Spas, parks, nature
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, zoos & aquariums, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Spas, wildlife areas
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Museums, zoos & aquariums, nightlife
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Childrens museums, sightseeing, shopping
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Baden-Wurttemberg

7 days in Freiburg im Breisgau & Stuttgart BY A USER FROM GERMANY December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Stuttgart BY A USER FROM GERMANY December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Germany & Amsterdam BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, outdoors, romantic, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in Germany & Amsterdam BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Bremen & Singen BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 36 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Stuttgart BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Singen & Ljubljana BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 45 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UGANDA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Stuttgart BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Ulm BY A USER FROM ROMANIA December, culture, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News