If you wish to experience the nature and history of the Fichtelgebirge first hand, the
nature reserve offers many possibilities.
The information points of the nature reserve are mostly located at the historical sites
of the region such as an old mine, a quarry or a traditional mountain farm.
What makes those places special are the sensual experiences they offer, such as the
smell of various different wild herbs, the direct contact with the native fauna or the
terrific scenery of the rock labyrinth.
Walking, cycling, mountainbiking, Nordic walking or skiing – each and every season
offers many opportunities for enjoying the nature and landscape of the
And if you wish to learn even more, you can dive deep into the wide range of
environmental education or understand more about the unique cultural landscape at
the heart of Europe in our museums.