Forbach
in Karlsruhe Region of Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
48.683 and 8.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 48° 40' 59" and E 8° 21' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
German
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:59 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:16 am and 7:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
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Discover Forbach

Forbach in Karlsruhe Region (Baden-Württemberg) with it's 5,477 citizens is a place in Germany about 346 mi (or 556 km) south-west of Berlin, the country's capital city.

Current time in Forbach is now 11:59 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports near Forbach, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Karlsruhe Baden-Baden Airport in a distance of 14 mi (or 22 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Strasbourg – Grande île in France at a distance of 29 mi (or 47 km). The closest in Germany is Maulbronn Monastery Complex in a distance of 30 mi (or 47 km), West. We encountered 3 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Weisenbach, Loffenau, Enzkloesterle, Buhlertal and Bischweier. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1011.4 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 70% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 25th of September 2019

16°C (61 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 26th of September 2019

14°C (58 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 27th of September 2019

17°C (63 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Schloss Eberstein

Address
4,6 mi
Schloss Eberstein
76593 Gernsbach
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:30 - 20:00
Weekend: 7:30 - 20:00


Holzschuh´s Schwarzwaldhotel

Address
5,1 mi
Murgtalstr. 655
72270 Baiersbronn
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:30 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:30 - 22:00


Sonnenhof Flair Hotel

Address
5,3 mi
Schifferstraße 36
72270 Baiersbronn
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 20:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 20:00


Sackmann Romantik Hotel

Address
6,1 mi
Murgtalstr. 602
72270 Baiersbronn
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:00


Das Waldhaus

Address
0,6 mi
Hauptstr. 2
76596 Forbach
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 15:00 - 20:30
Weekend: 15:00 - 20:30


Sonne Gasthaus

Address
5,1 mi
Lautenfelsenstr. 23
76593 Gernsbach
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 20:00 (lunchbreak: 14:00 - 17:00)
Weekend: 8:00 - 20:00 (lunchbreak: 14:00 - 17:00)


Klumpp

Address
5,6 mi
Schönmünzstr. 95
72270 Baiersbronn
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


Stadt Gernsbach

Address
5,6 mi
Hebelstr. 2
76593 Gernsbach
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 21:00


Sarbacher

Address
4,1 mi
Kaltenbronner Str. 598
76593 Gernsbach
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 19:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 19:00


Müllers Löwen

Address
6,1 mi
Murgtalstr. 604
72270 Baiersbronn
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 20:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 20:00


Videos from this area

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Motorrad-Strecke, Speed & Drehzahl: Schloss Eberstein (Vom Gasthaus Nachtigall nach Gernsbach) BitfW

Published: July 11, 2014
Length: 59:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BikingInTheFreeWorld

Motorrad im Schwarzwald. Die Strecke "Schloss Eberstein" ist nach der gleichnamigen Burg, welche bei Ausflüglern und Hochzeitern sehr beliebt ist und an der Strecke liegt, benannt. Sie verbindet...


Honda Fireblade war schneller (Schwarzwald, Käppele) Rollei Bullet HD BitfW

Published: July 02, 2013
Length: 12:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BikingInTheFreeWorld

Motorrad im Schwarzwald: Zunächst verfolgt, dann überholt und abgehängt von Motorrad Honda Fireblade. Motorrad-Fahrt auf der L564 in Baden-Württemberg von Passhöhe Käppele ins Tal nach...


Chopperfahrt - Rote Lache - XVS 1100

Published: May 28, 2009
Length: 55:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MadGain

Test des Fahrverhaltens mit einer 15cm längeren Gabel ohne Reckung und der Michelin Commander Reifen bei schlechtem Fahrbahnbelag.


Horst auf der Roten Lache

Published: August 05, 2007
Length: 15:47 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: ralf242

Horst mit seiner Lotus Elise MK2 auf der "Roten Lache" zwischen Lichtenthal und Bermersbach. Man beachte auch den netten Mercedes-Fahrer, der uns sofort vorbei gelassen hat.


Biker-Treff Löwensteiner Platte: Ausflug in die Löwensteiner Berge BitfW

Published: July 18, 2014
Length: 46:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BikingInTheFreeWorld

Löwensteiner Platte: Ich möchte mit meinem Video erinnern, dass es rund um den Biker-Treff ein ansprechendes Fahrgebiet gibt. Vielleicht weniger Quatschen und Futtern, dafür die Strecken...


Motorrad: 2 Girls 2 Guys auf Schwarzwald-Hochstrasse (B 500), von Sand Richtung Baden-Baden BitfW

Published: January 01, 2015
Length: 31:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BikingInTheFreeWorld

Entstanden an langen, kalten Herbst- und Winterabenden. Fahr-Video mit anderen auf der Schwarzwald-Hochstrasse von Sand/Mehliskopf vorbei an Plättig/Bühlerhöhe und Schwanenwasen talwärts...


Harley-Davidson: Wanderduenen im Schwarzwald / Shifting Dunes in Black Forest BitfW

Published: December 25, 2013
Length: 41:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: BikingInTheFreeWorld

Harley-Davidson: Wanderdünen im Schwarzwald. Hinter Forbach zwischen Raumünzach im Murgtal und der Schwarzenbach-Talsperre auf der L 83 in Baden-Württemberg. Zwei Harley-Davidson als ...


Motorrad fahren: Ich bremse auch für Tiere, z.B. Gänse, Kühe, Schnepfen ;-) HD BitfW

Published: October 04, 2014
Length: 08:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BikingInTheFreeWorld

Mein erster Gedanke: "Blöde Kuh". Leichtsinnige Fussgängerin schätzt Sichtverhältnisse in starker Dämmerung und Motorrad-Beschleunigung falsch ein. BitfW.


Motorrad-Strecke, Speed & Drehzahl: Vom Enztal ins Murgtal (Kaltenbronn, Reichental) BitfW

Published: December 05, 2014
Length: 30:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BikingInTheFreeWorld

Motorrad im Schwarzwald. Ausgehend von Wildbad oder Enzklösterle führt diese Strecke über Sprollenhaus, Kaltenbronn, Reichental nach Hilpertsau oder Weisenbach. So schön der Streckenverlauf...


BMW R 1150 GS - Rote Lache mit Sozia

Published: July 18, 2009
Length: 47:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: 1150BoGSer

Vorbeifahrt am Hotel Rote Lache in Richtung Forbach.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Rastatt (district)

Rastatt is a district (Kreis) in the west of Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Neighboring districts are (from north clockwise) Karlsruhe, Calw, Freudenstadt and the Ortenaukreis. To the west it borders the French département Bas-Rhin. The district-free city Baden-Baden is completely surrounded by the district.

Located at 48.8, 8.27 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Karlsruhe (region), Districts of Baden-Württemberg, Rastatt (district)

Moosbronn

Moosbronn is a village in Germany in one of the deepest parts of the northern Black Forest, about 25 km south of Karlsruhe. It is a famous place of pilgrimage and belongs to the municipality of Gaggenauer.

Located at 48.8367, 8.38833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Baden-Württemberg

Observation Tower Baden-Baden Merkur

The observation tower Baden-Baden Merkur is an observation tower on Mount Merkur near Baden-Baden, at 8°16'50" E and 48°45'52" N. The tower has been in use since April 8, 1950 by the former SWF (now SWR) as a transmission tower for FM-radio and, since 1953, television. At the end of the 1970s the tower was completely renovated and its radio equipment modified. An underground equipment room for radiotechnical equipment was built, and a new tower was constructed, adjoining the older tower.

Located at 48.7645, 8.28056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Baden-Baden, Towers in Germany, Buildings and structures in Baden-Württemberg

Festspielhaus Baden-Baden

The Festspielhaus Baden-Baden (Baden-Baden Festival Theatre) is Germany's largest opera house and concert hall with 2,500 seats. Opened on April 18, 1998, the new building's architecture incorporates the former central train station of Baden-Baden which, today, is the ticket sales hall and the Festspielhaus restaurant "Aida". The architect was Professor Wilhelm Holzbauer.

Located at 48.7669, 8.23222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Baden-Baden, Opera houses in Germany, Buildings and structures in Baden-Württemberg

Reichenbach Priory (Baden-Württemberg)

Reichenbach Monastery or Priory was a house of the Benedictine Order, located at Klosterreichenbach, now part of Baiersbronn in Baden-Württemberg in Germany. The monastery was founded, against the background of the Investiture Controversy and the Hirsau Reforms, as a priory of Hirsau Abbey, from where it was settled, in 1082; in 1085 the church was dedicated to Saint Gregory the Great by Bishop Gebhard of Konstanz.

Located at 48.5256, 8.40139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monasteries in Baden-Württemberg, Benedictine monasteries in Germany, 1082 establishments, Christian monasteries established in the 11th century

Wildsee

The Wildsee is a small lake within a moor between Bad Wildbad and Gernsbach on top of the Northern Black Forest mountain range in southwestern Germany. The lake is fed by rain water. The area has a geological base of sandstone. The sandstone developed a rich brown soil, which originally allowed the European Beech to grow. In the later development of forestry, the Norway Spruce and European Pine were introduced. These three tree species can be found in the surroundings of the lake.

Located at 48.7183, 8.45917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Baden-Württemberg

Fremersberg Tower

Fremersberg Tower is an 83 metre tall telecommunication tower built of reinforced concrete with an observation deck 30 metres above ground. There is a small restaurant located next to the tower. Fremersberg Tower, which was built in 1961 is situated on 525 metre high Fremersberg near Baden-Baden at 8°12'8" E and 48°45'10" N.

Located at 48.7528, 8.20222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Baden-Baden, Buildings and structures in Baden-Württemberg, Towers in Germany, Visitor attractions in Baden-Württemberg

Lichtenthal Abbey

Lichtenthal Abbey is a Cistercian nunnery in Lichtenthal in the town of Baden-Baden, Germany.

Located at 48.7453, 8.25556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Monasteries in Baden-Württemberg, Cistercian nunneries in Germany, 1245 establishments

Merkurbergbahn

The Merkurbergbahn is a funicular railway in the town of Baden-Baden in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. The line climbs Mount Merkur, the location of the Observation Tower Baden-Baden Merkur. The line opened in 1913 and closed in 1967. It was reopened on the 27th April 1979. The funicular has the following technical parameters: Length: 1,192 metres Height: 370 metres Maximum Steepness: 54% Cars: 2 Capacity: 30 passengers per car Track gauge: 1,435 millimetres Traction: Electricity Control: Automatic

Located at 48.763, 8.26465 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Baden-Baden, Railway lines in Baden-Württemberg, Funicular railways in Germany, Standard gauge railways in Germany, Railway lines opened in 1913

Herrenalb Abbey

Herrenalb Abbey is a former Cistercian monastery in the present Bad Herrenalb in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Located at 48.7961, 8.43694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Imperial abbeys, Cistercian monasteries in Germany, Monasteries in Baden-Württemberg, Religious organizations established in the 1140s, 1147 establishments, Christian monasteries established in the 12th century

Falkenfelsen

The Falkenfelsen (Falcon Rock) is a granite rock formation in the northern Black Forest of Germany's Baden-Württemberg state. One side of the formation is a cliff about 200 feet high. From the Schwarzwaldhochstrasse (Black Forest Highway), two hiking trails lead through the formation and end at the shelter Herta-hut. The platform has a view over the northern Black Forest, with the Hornisgrinde in the south, Bühlerhöhe in the northeast and the valley of the Upper Rhine on the west.

Located at 48.67, 8.222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Baden-Württemberg, Rock formations in Germany

Kurhaus of Baden-Baden

The Kurhaus is a spa resort, casino, and conference complex in Baden-Baden, Germany in the outskirts of the Black Forest (Schwarzwald).

Located at 48.7603, 8.2364 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Casinos in Germany, Buildings and structures in Baden-Württemberg, Visitor attractions in Baden-Württemberg, Kurhaus, Commercial buildings completed in 1824

Trinkhalle (Baden-Baden)

The Trinkhalle (pump house) in the Kurhaus spa complex in Baden-Baden, Germany was built 1839–42 by Heinrich Hübsch in a complementary architectural style as the spa's main building. The 90-metre arcade is lined with frescos and benches. The spa waters are said to have curative powers. A branch office of Baden-Baden's tourist information bureau is located in this historic structure.

Located at 48.7618, 8.23678 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Baden-Baden, Buildings and structures in Baden-Württemberg

Lichtentaler Allee

The Lichtentaler Allee is a historic park and arboretum set out as an 2.3 kilometer strolling avenue along the west bank of the river Oos in Baden-Baden, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is open daily without charge. The avenue is said to have begun in 1655 as path between the town market and Lichtenthal monastery. It was developed from 1850-1870 at the instigation of the casino Bénazet, and planted with a wide variety of trees and woody plants.

Located at 48.7597, 8.23871 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Germany, Gardens in Baden-Württemberg

Battert

Battert is a mountain of Baden-Württemberg, Germany with an elevation of 568m above sea level which is situated on the western rim of the Northern Black Forest near Baden-Baden. At the western flank lies the ruin of Schloss Hohenbaden, at the southern the climbing area and nature reserve Battertfelsen. Ruins of circular ramparts of celtic settlers can be found on the mountain's ridge. The borough of Ebersteinburg lies east of the mountain.

Located at 48.7833, 8.26667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Baden-Württemberg

Fremersberg

Fremersberg is a mountain of Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Located at 48.75, 8.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Baden-Württemberg

Hardberg (Schwarzwald)

Hardberg (Schwarzwald) is a mountain of Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Located at 48.7853, 8.23278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Baden-Württemberg

Yberg

Yberg is a mountain of Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Located at 48.7306, 8.20028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Baden-Württemberg

Seekopf (Seebach)

Seekopf (Seebach) is a mountain of Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Located at 48.5708, 8.23417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Baden-Württemberg

Hardtkopf (Elbenberg)

Hardtkopf (Elbenberg) is a mountain of Hesse, Germany.

Located at 48.7, 8.33333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Hesse

Alb (Northern Black Forest)

The Alb is a river in the northern region of the Black Forest in Germany. It is a tributary of the Rhine, and flows through the cities of Karlsruhe, Ettlingen and Bad Herrenalb.

Located at 48.75, 8.42278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Baden-Württemberg

Nagold (river)

The Nagold is a river in Baden-Württemberg, southwestern Germany. A tributary of the Enz, it gave its name to the town of Nagold. It is 90.4 kilometres in length and has its source in Urnagold in the municipality of Seewald in the Northern Black Forest and flows in an easterly direction past Nagold, Calw and Liebenzell and joins the Enz in Pforzheim, near what is now the Parkhotel Pforzheim.

Located at 48.605, 8.43667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Baden-Württemberg

Brotenaubach

The Brotenaubach is a river in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Located at 48.7333, 8.46667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Baden-Württemberg

Dürreych

Dürreych is a river of Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Located at 48.7568, 8.48417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Baden-Württemberg

Theater Baden-Baden

Theater Baden-Baden is a theatre in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Located at 48.7597, 8.23778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in Baden-Württemberg

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Форбах, 福尔巴赫