Leisure tips

Pottenstein - at the heart of Franconian Switzerland.

Pottenstein is located at the heart of Franconian Switzerland in the triangle between Nuremberg, Bamberg and Bayreuth. The region offers plenty of destinations for hikers, leisure activities and sights.

Leisure activities at the Youth Hostel

Table tennis room and ping-pong tables outdoors
Hall with fireplace
Football pitch, beach volleyball field
Bonfire sites
Spacious grounds with climbing and high ropes course
Please note: access to climbing facilities only if booked as an activity and accompanied by Hostel staff.
Indoor climbing arena with boulder wall, climbing walls and other attractive elements for climbers (also only when accompanied by Hostel staff).

Leisure activities in the area

"Juramar" indoor swimming pool, Felsenbad swimming pool
Mini golf, summer toboggan run, boat tours on Schöngrundsee lake
Teufelshöhle cave, museum of Franconian Switzerland in Tüchersfeld, Pottenstein castle
Nine-pin bowling alley at TSC Sportheim sports centre, tennis courts
E-Park in Pottenstein
Pottenstein-Weidenloh golf club
"Kletterwald Pottenstein" high ropes course

Outings and excursions

Excursions to Nuremberg, Bamberg, Bayreuth,
Day trips to the Grössenweinstein pilgrimage basilica, to Sophienhöhle cave or to the falconry at Rabenstein castle
Day hike through the Püttlachtal valley to Hollenberg or cave hike near Muggendorf

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