Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #5 in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 3.8 km
Ascend 125 m
Descend 155 m

Experience Freiburg im Breisgau in Germany in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Activities in Freiburg im BreisgauIndividual Sights in Freiburg im Breisgau

Sight 1: Lorettokapelle

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The Loretto Chapel on the Lorettoberg in Freiburg is one of many replicas of the Santa Casa within the Basilica of the Holy House in Loreto in the Italian pilgrimage town of Loreto. The ensemble includes the Brüderhaus next to the chapel, the Stations of the Cross originally leading up from Lorettostraße and the Hilda Tower above the chapel, which was built in 1886 and named after the last Grand Duchess of Baden, Hilda of Nassau.

Wikipedia: Lorettokapelle (Freiburg im Breisgau) (DE)

904 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 2: Sankt Cyriak und Perpetua Kirche

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St. Cyriak and Perpetua is a Roman Catholic church in the Wiehre district of Freiburg im Breisgau. The small baroque church is located on Annaplatz on Kirchstraße and is therefore also called Annakirchle. It belongs to the Freiburg Wiehre-Günterstal pastoral care unit.

Wikipedia: St. Cyriak und Perpetua (Freiburg im Breisgau) (DE)

760 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 3: Holbeinpferdchen

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Holbeinpferd is the colloquial name of the sculpture of a horse in the suburb Wiehre in Freiburg im Breisgau in Baden-Württemberg, Germany which is standing at the corner of Günterstal and Holbein streets. The concrete sculpture of a foal was created in 1936 by the sculptor Werner Gürtner. It is 1.90 m both long and high and weighs nearly 1 tonne.

Wikipedia: Holbeinpferd (EN)

1217 meters / 15 minutes

Sight 4: Wasserschlössle

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The Freiburger Wasserschlössle is located in the Sternwald above the Wiehre district. It is an elevated water tank with a striking front in the style of a castle. The elevated water tank has been partially installed in the mountainside and is operated by the Freiburg water supplier Bn Netze.

Wikipedia: Freiburger Wasserschlössle (DE)

883 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 5: Maria-Hilf

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The Roman Catholic parish church Maria Hilfe der Christen, Maria Hilf for short, is the church of the parish of the same name in the Oberwiehre district of the Freiburg district of Wiehre. It belongs to the Wiehre-Günterstal pastoral care unit of the Freiburg deanery in the Archdiocese of Freiburg.

Wikipedia: Maria Hilf (Freiburg im Breisgau) (DE), Website, Old_website


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