Destination guide

Captivating Kulmbach will entice you

Take a vacation to Kulmbach and enjoy the area's festivals, entertainment and history. Well known for its bars, local tours and museums, this walkable city won't disappoint. Bayreuth Festival Theater and Margrave's Opera House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Kulmbach

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Kulmbach has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tierpark Rohrensee (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Ochsenkopf South Chairlift (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Nalia Municipal Swimming Pool (18.6 mi / 30 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kulmbach

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kulmbach is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fantaisie Palace (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Hofgarten (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Tierpark Rohrensee (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Ecological Botanical Garden (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Ochsenkopf (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Kurpark Bad Steben (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Kulmbach

The nearest airport is in Hof (HOQ-Hof-Plauen), located 22.3 mi (35.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Nuremberg (NUE-Nuremberg Airport), which is 46.1 mi (74.2 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Kulmbach Station.

Where to stay around Kulmbach?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 91 vacation rentals near Kulmbach. From 15 Houses to 67 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kulmbach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Kulmbach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Kulmbach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Plassenberg Castle: 256 vacation rentals
  • Bavarian Brewery Museum: 251 vacation rentals
  • Kulmbach Station: 250 vacation rentals
  • Schloss Unteraufsess: 335 vacation rentals
  • Frankische Schweiz Museum: 278 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kulmbach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kulmbach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 15 Houses in Kulmbach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kulmbach include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 67 rentals available
  • Chalets: 4 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kulmbach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Kulmbach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.