Suitability of cycling offers for families and athletes
What to expect:
Safe storage of your bike, drying facilities, cycling maps or suggestions for cycling routes, a wholesome cyclists' breakfast, tools for minor repairs. Luggage transport from the train station to the Youth Hostel can be arranged upon request (subject to a fee).
Repair workshop and bike and e-bike rental
Sporthaus Bräunlein, Marktplatz, 91555 Feuchtwangen, Phone +49 9852 616464.
Weekend emergency service: Kurt Bräunlein, Phone +49 9852 61358
A charging station for e-bikes is located direct in front of Sporthaus Bräunlein.
Feuchtwangen is located along the following cycling routes:
Romantic Road Cycling Route
Feuchtwanger Karpfenradweg Cycling Route (about 50 km)
Ansbacher Weg Cycling Route (28 km, can be combined with Feuchtwanger Weg)
Feuchtwanger Weg (23 km), leads up to Altmühltal Cycling Route (20 km)
Fränkischer Karpfenradweg (long-distance cycling route from Dinkelsbühl to Erlangen)
The Wiesethweg Cycling Route leads up to "Rad Schmetterling" cycling route, which takes you around the "Frankenhöhe" region (in four separate routes - 70 km, shortcut: 30 km)
For more information on cycling routes, go to: Bavarian Network for cyclists and Bayern Bike.
or straight to "Romantisches Franken", Romantic Road, Frankenhöhe.
Destinations worth visiting from Feuchtwangen Youth Hostel include:
Rothenburg ob der Tauber (Romantic Road) and Dinkelsbühl
Schillingsfürst, a residence of the Hohenzollern dynasty with impressive baroque castle Come close to birds of prey at Bavarian Jagdfalkenhof, with birds-of-prey shows.
The market square in Feuchtwangen is often referred to as "Franconia's ball room". Every summer, the "Kreuzgangspiele" festival takes place here, with something for everybody - as a starting point or destination for your cycling tour.
Ansbach, however, is not a typically Franconian town with timbered houses and a labyrinth of little alleys. Ansbach is a rococo town, with baroque facades and renaissance patios.
We are happy to provide you with more information on all the offers and help you plan your routes. Just ask!