Pure nature

From swimming fun to water sports, to enjoying nature and festival culture, the Franconian Lake District offers unforgettable holiday experiences In a diverse cultural landscape around seven accessible lakes, embedded in a breathtaking landscape, all the stresses of everyday life will melt away very quickly, and you can slow down with all your senses. Lake Brombach and its unique surroundings invite you to partake in a variety of activities. Whether you are travelling alone, as a couple or with the whole family: everyone will get their money’s worth here. Many leisure activities are located in the immediate vicinity of Lake Brombach and can be easily reached on foot or by bicycle.

Ramsberg am See Lake Centre

Ramsberg am Brombachsee is home to Germany’s largest inland sailboat marina – right next to the Ramsberg am See recreational facility.

  • A double slip ramp, a boat crane for up to five tonnes and a sailing centre with clubhouses
  • Sandy beach with sunbathing lawn, pontoon and offshore island
  • Free showers with changing rooms
  • Kneipp bath
  • German Lifeguard Association (DLRG) water rescue station
  • Landing stage of the „→MS Brombachsee
  • Restaurant with beer garden (wheelchair accessible/not open all year round)
  • Kiosk (not open all year round)
  • Sanitary facilities with hot showers
  • Changing mat and WC for people with disabilities
  • 900 parking spaces, parking for people with disabilities

Lake Brombach – Surrounding Area

  • Altmühltal nature park
  • Altmühlsee, Rothsee, Hahnenkammsee, Dennenloher See lakes
  • Vogelinsel (Bird Island – nature trail)
  • Franconian water cycle path (400 km)
  • Hilpoltstein sluice – approx. 25 metres lifting height


ActivityBrief descriptionDistance in kmPhoneLocation
Sailing schoolSailing courses, motorboat courses, boat rental and private lessons009144 80 89 79Ramsberg
Franconian Lake DistrictThe Franconian Lake District is an area of man-made lakes in Bavaria, just under 50 km southwest of Nuremberg in the administrative district of Central Franconia009831 50 01 20
Franconian Water Cycle RouteFor cyclists on the approximately 460-kilometer Franconian Water Cycle Path0
Bicycle rentalBikes + More10171 94 51 014Ramsberg
Bicycle rentalRental109144 15 36Ramsberg
Tourist information RamsbergInformation Ramsberg109144 92 64 36Ramsberg
Experience boat trip BrombachseeExperience boat trip Brombachsee – MS Brombachsee – Europas einzigartiger Fahrgast-Trimaran, Abfahrt ab Pleinfeld, Allmannsdorf, Absberg, Enderndorf und RamsbergMS Brombachsee – Europe’s unique passenger trimaran, departure from Pleinfeld, Allmannsdorf, Absberg, Enderndorf and Ramsberg209144 92 70 50Pleinfeld
Tourist information RamsbergInformation509144 92 00 70Pleinfeld
Lake tour / tour guideVarious tour guides are available. You can get a current list at the tourist information Pleinfeld509144 92 64 36Pleinfeld
Guided tours through PleinfeldVarious nature tours – info in the brochure and at the tourist information Pleinfeld709144 92 00 70Pleinfeld
Museum of local history and breweryInfo at the tourist information Pleinfeld709144 92 00 70Pleinfeld
Forest pool PleinfeldMulti-purpose pool with a wide slide, a fun pool with a swinging bay, massage jets, floor jets, splash showers709144 92 72 56Pleinfeld
Indoor FunparkLaser tag, black light mini golf, crazy cart, soccer billiards709144 92 42 034Pleinfeld
Adventure Park PleinfeldSummer toboggan run, bungee trampoline, wildlife park, petting zoo, mini golf, playground, beer garden709144 63 00Pleinfeld
Bowling-LoungeBowling809144 92 73 378Pleinfeld
Franconian Lake District Information CenterInformation about the formation of the Franconian Lake District at the Mandlesmühle with video presentation and display boards, free admission!90981 95 030Pleinfeld
Golf course Zollmühle18-hole course, 9-hole short course, indoor facility, golf taster courses909141 39 76Ellingen
Wakepark BrombachseeWakepark Brombachsee909175 4419892Absberg
Wakepark BrombachseeBrewery, beer garden, restaurant, brewpub, Ellinger Residence Guided tours10Ellingen
Ellingen Castle (Sablonetum)Former Roman fort that secured a section of the border fortifications close to the Rhaetian Limes. UNESCO World Heritage Site1509141 90 71 24Ellingen
Fossil and lithographic museumFossils from all over the world, paleontological and cultural-historical significance of the Solnhofen plate limestones1509831 88 26 55Gunzenhausen
More 4 Fun GmbHSegway und LongCo Touren in Franken, Events, Incentives, Teambuilding, Parcours und mehr!1509802 95 48 20Weihenzell
Cinema Center Weißenburg1609141 84 927Weißenburg
Roman thermal bathsThe Roman Baths of Weissenburg are among the most remarkable relics of the Roman fort1609141 90 71 26Weißenburg
Archaeological MuseumMuseum of Prehistory and Early History, exhibits on the prehistory and early history of the city and the surrounding area from the Stone Age or Bronze Age1609831 50 83 06Gunzenhausen
BlasturmThe Blasturm is the last preserved gate of the town of Gunzenhausen. The name comes from tower blowing. Height 33 m, built in 14661609831 50 83 00Gunzenhausen
Recreational pool „Juramare”Sports, fun and relaxation, Juramare leisure pool with sauna village1609831 80 04 150Gunzenhausen
Forest bath at the LimesForest pool at the Limes, white water channel running around a grotto, slides, whirlpool and massage jets.1609831 32 34Gunzenhausen
Mogetissa SpaThe heritage of reviving the Roman bathing culture is the claim of the Mogetissa Spa.1709141 99 956Weißenburg
Hops Beer Good – MuseumThree-dimensional city map, panoramic cinema, walk-in brew kettle, aroma station, museum store.1709175 79 650Spalt
Movieworld cinema1709831 61 39 850Gunzenhausen
GameOasis JOLAIndoor playground: slide, soccer field, trampoline, bouncy castles, table field hockey, e-karts, pedal cars, squash, badminton1709831 93 39Gunzenhausen
Climbing parkThe park consists of several climbing stations integrated into the forest, between two and fourteen meters high incl. rope descent1709175 90 72 57Spalt
Mountain Forest Theater – Weissenburg Open Air StageOpen-air stage on the Weißenburger Alb (note festival summer program)1809141 90 73 30Weißenburg
Mountain Forest Theater – Weissenburg Open Air StageAbove Weißenburg, on the highest hilltop of the southern Franconian Alps (630 m), lies the old Ansbachian Hohenzollern fortress Wülzburg1809141 90 71 24Weißenburg
Limes bathFamily and leisure / adventure pool1809141 87 49 65Weißenburg
Miniature golf course at the LimesbadTournament facility with 18 lanes1809141 87 49 65Weißenburg
Spielberg castleMiddle Franconian castle complex in the Franconian Alps2209833 357Gnotzheim
Miniature Land TreuchtlingenFantasy landscape in 1:87 scale with loving details from the Altmühltal and all over Germany2609143 83 78 51Treuchtlingen
Castle ruin “Obere Veste”Castle ruins great view of the city of Treuchtlingen. Castle festivals in summer2709142 96 00 60Treuchtlingen
Altmühl Spa TreuchtlingenFlow channel, outdoor thermal pool with thermal garden and Kneipp facility, hot whirlpools and foot reflexology path, sauna area2709142 96 020Treuchtlingen
Treuchtlingen city palaceThe town castle Treuchlingen is historically also called Niedere Veste, in reference to the Obere Veste located further upstream2709142 96 00 60Treuchtlingen
Treuchtlingen Folklore MuseumThe Treuchtlingen Folklore Museum is one of the largest folklore museums in Bavaria. The number of exhibits is over 22,000 pieces2709142 96 00 60Treuchtlingen
Villa RusticaIn the 1980s, the remains of a Roman estate, a so-called villa rustica, were uncovered at the Nagelberg in Treuchtlingen2709142 96 00 60Treuchtlingen
FamilygolfSoccergolf, miniature golf on artificial turf, bubble soccer, soccer billiards, beer garden280151 19 36 03 00Pleinfeld
Pappenheim castleIn the town of Pappenheim, Pappenheim Castle is enthroned on a spur above the old town, which is picturesquely situated in a bend in the Altmühl River.3109143 83 890Pappenheim
Dinosaur Park AltmühltalExperience science – feel knowledge – grasp facts. Open all year6008466 90 46 813Denkendorf
Amusement park PlaymobillandPlaymobilland600911 96 66 14 55Zirndorf
Ingolstadt VillageOutlet70Ingolstadt
Adventure Park ThunEntertainment at the highest level with unique and unforgettable shows9009190 92 98 98Heroldsbach