Near byShrouded in legend: the land of the Staufers
In the Staufer heartland, the rich history of the area is downright palpable. The gentle landscape around the Hohenstaufen is quite compelling. Wäscherschloss Castle and Lorch Monastery are so close to each other that you can hike between them.
Hohenstaufen Fortress Ruins
Right into the late Middle Ages, the castle on Hohenstaufen was a focal point of political power.