Excursions in the Neighbourhood of Kandern


Stork Sanctuary Holzen
Some 30 storks are currently kept at the sanctuary set up in 1979. Feeding time is a special attraction.
(5 p.m. in summer, 4 p.m. in winter)

Sausenburg Castle Ruin
This castle on the Sausenberg was built by Margrave Hermann V. in the thirteenth century.

Stork Sanctuary Holzen

  Castle Bürgeln
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This peak is 1165 metres high. Enjoy the view on to the Alps from its observation tower.

Castle Bürgeln - "Jewel of the Markgräflerland"
This Baroque castle dates from 1762. Regular daily tours take place alongside special concerts. You will find the walk through the rose garden enchanting.

Vogelpark Steinen
A delightful bird sanctuary fills leisure time with enjoyment. This is a fabulous home for 1.000 birds in 300 varieties. Eagles, falcons and owls show off their skill as birds of prey.

Bauernhausmuseum Schneiderhof
Enjoy immersion in the way of life followed by our ancestors.

Weil am Rhein - "Town of Chairs"
Visit the world-renowned Vitra Design Museum.

Laguna Badeland
A unique swimming-pool in Weil am Rhein. Enjoy the giant slide, whirlpool and heated outdoor pool. Take advantage of the "Four Seasons" sauna landscape.
Relax in the unique atmosphere of the Cassiopeia Thermal Baths: Sauna, hot and cold pools and hot spring batheing, 3.800 square  metres of health and wellness under one roof.

Bad Bellingen
A visit to the Balinea Thermal Baths guarantees relaxation for body, mind and spirit. Ettenbühl country estate with its English gardens is a joy not just for rose lovers.

Balinea Thermal Baths Bad Bellingen
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Do not miss Basel with its renowned theatres, unique museums and historic old town beside its late Norman Minster. Basel's Zoo is famous for its exotic animals.

Buses run regularly from Kandern station to the city of Basel with its vistas over the Rhine.


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