Franconian Switzerland, Bavaria, Germany

Franconian Switzerland, Bavaria, Germany

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Where to stay around Franconian Switzerland?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 494 holiday lettings near Franconian Switzerland. From 409 apartments to 50 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Franconian Switzerland area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Franconian Switzerland?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Franconian Switzerland. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Nuremberg: 198 holiday homes
  • Bamberg: 102 holiday homes
  • Franconia: 1,268 holiday homes
  • Thuringia: 1,079 holiday homes
  • Erlangen: 157 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Franconian Switzerland! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Franconian Switzerland?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Franconian Switzerland with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Nuremberg: 198 holiday lettings
  • Bamberg: 102 holiday lettings
  • Erlangen: 157 holiday lettings
  • Bayreuth: 82 holiday lettings
  • Roth: 66 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Franconian Switzerland?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Franconian Switzerland are:

  • Nurnberg HBF Airport (NUR): 212 self catering accommodations
  • Nurnberg Airport (NUE): 234 self catering accommodations
  • Erlangen (ZCZ): 269 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Franconian Switzerland?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Franconian Switzerland. From HomeAway travellers, the top 5 popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Nuremberg Messe: 210 holiday rentals
  • Nuremberg Castle: 212 holiday rentals
  • Albrecht Duerer House: 212 holiday rentals
  • Naturpark Altmühltal: 104 holiday rentals
  • Playmobil FunPark: 200 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Franconian Switzerland listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

A holiday rental home in Franconian Switzerland is a fabulous choice for your next holiday to Germany

There are many great reasons to choose Franconian Switzerland for your next holiday. A holiday rental home in Franconian Switzerland will put you close to interesting attractions and fun activities. You may never want to leave!

Things to Do on Holiday to Franconian Switzerland

You will find a variety of activities to enjoy in the out of doors whilst on holiday to Franconian Switzerland. One of the most popular is rock climbing. There are many climbing routes in Franconian Switzerland. Whilst some are perfect for beginning climbers there are also some routes that will pose a challenge for even the most experienced of climbers. Lessons and guided climbs are on offer. The river provides the backdrop for fly fishing and canoeing. Enjoy the beauty of the river whilst spending an afternoon fishing. Many cycling and hiking trails are also located in Franconian Switzerland. Pay a visit to a German brewery. You will learn how beer is made and, if you’d like, taste a bit of authentic German ale.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Franconian Switzerland

Franconian Switzerland is best known for the many outdoor activities that it offers. It is located just a short drive from the city of Nuremberg which is home to some of the most important historic sites and popular attractions in Germany. Of course, there are many memorials and World War II sites. Other historic attractions include the Nuremberg Palace of Justice and the St. Lorenz Church. The entire family will enjoy a stop to the Nuremberg Zoo. This zoo was officially founded in 1912 and today is home to hundreds of species of animals. Interesting museums, such as the German Railway Museum and the Nuremberg Toy Museum are also located nearby.

Weather in Franconian Switzerland

Chilly winters and mild summers are what you will find whilst on holiday to Franconian Switzerland. During the winter the average lows are between -5° and 0° C and average highs are 2° to 7° C. During the spring the average lows are 3° to 7° C and the highs are 13° to 17° C. During the summer the average lows are 10° to 12° C and the average highs are 20° to 22° C. There are 12 to 16 days per month that bring precipitation. During the winter months this may be in the form of snow. The wettest season is the summer.

Travel to Franconian Switzerland

The closest airport to Franconian Switzerland is Nürnberg Airport (NUE), located 50 km away. There is a railway station in Bayreath, which is 18 km from Franconian Switzerland. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.