Black Forest

The Black Forest is located in the southwest corner of in the federal state of , which contains the namesake low, forested mountain range and warm, sunny lowlands at its foot.
Photo: Wildbäder, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Popular Destinations

im Breisgau is a major city in a secluded wine-rich corner of in southwest , on the edge of the Black Forest. Photo: Jjtkk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a spa town built on thermal springs at the edge of the Black Forest in Baden Württemberg, south west . Photo: A.Savin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is known as the "Gateway to Black Forest" or "Goldstadt" for its jewellery and watch-making industries. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a twin town at the east side of the Black Forest in . Photo: Dg-505, CC BY 3.0.

Destinations

is a city located in the state of , . Photo: Ralph Hammann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, the birth place of the writer Herman Hesse, is a little town in the Baden-Wurttemberg, . Photo: Softeis, Public domain.

is a town in southwest in the state of . Photo: Dg-505, CC BY 3.0.

is a town with a baroque core, , , . Photo: FSchaumayer, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in southwest , in the valley of the Wiese, close to the and the borders. Photo: Taxiarchos228, CC BY-SA 2.0 de.

is a German town and commune. It is on the east bank of the River Rhine, and extends to the point at which the Swiss, French and German borders meet. Photo: Taxiarchos228, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city 17 km north of , within the Black Forest region in the state of . Photo: Andreas Schwarzkopf, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city on the River Rhine, in the Ortenau region of Germany west of the Black Forest and immediately east of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small quiet German town located in , in the heart of the Black Forest and is an enjoyable vacation spot. Photo: Allie Caulfield, CC BY 2.0.

is a municipality in the district of in in southern . Photo: Henk Monster, CC BY 3.0.

is a town in , in the state of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a municipality in the district of in in southern . Photo: Dg-505, CC BY 3.0.

is a magnificent little city located in the very southern part of Germany. Photo: PantaRhei, CC BY-SA 4.0.

im Schwarzwald, a 7,000 inhabitant town in the Black Forest in the very southwest of , is in the district of Waldshut in the land of . Photo: PantaRhei, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an historic town delightfully set in the Kinzigtal of the Black Forest and boasting romantic half timbered houses in narrow streets in the style of the . Photo: Gargolla, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in the Black Forest region of . Photo: Kreuzschnabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a theme park in Rust, Germany between -im-Breisgau and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in German Black Forest region, located in the upper Kinzig valley located where the tributary flows into the Kinzig river. Photo: Tango7174, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Schonwald Im Schwarzwald, or Schonwald is a small village in the Black Forest in , . Photo: Andreas Schwarzkopf, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Black Forest

Latitude of center
48° or 48° north
Longitude of center
8.25° or 8° 15' east
Elevation
998 metres (3274 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2834688

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Swartwoud
  • Albanian: Schwarzwald
  • Albanian: Shvarcvalldi
  • Arabic: Kagurangan nga Itom
  • Arabic: الغابة السوداء
  • Armenian: Շվարցվալդ
  • Asturian: Selva Prieta
  • Azerbaijani: Qara Meşə
  • Azerbaijani: Qara meşə
  • Basque: Oihan Beltza
  • Belarusian: Шварцвальд
  • Bengali: কালো বন পর্বতশ্রেণী
  • Bhojpuri: ब्लैक फॉरेस्ट
  • Breton: Schwarzwald
  • Bulgarian: Шварцвалд
  • Catalan: Selva Negra
  • Cebuano: Black Forest
  • Chinese: 黑林山
  • Chinese: 黑森林
  • Croatian: Schwarzwald
  • Czech: Schwarzwald
  • Czech: Černý les
  • Danish: Schwarzwald
  • Dutch: Schwarzwald
  • Dutch: Zwarte Woud
  • Egyptian Arabic: الغابة السوداء
  • English: Schwarzwald
  • Esperanto: Nigra Arbaro
  • Estonian: Schwarzwald
  • Finnish: Schwarzwald
  • French: Forêt-Noire
  • French: Schwarzwald
  • Galician: Selva Negra
  • Georgian: შვარცვალდი
  • German: Schwarzwald
  • Greek: Μέλανας Δρυμός
  • Greek: Μέλας Δρυμός
  • Hebrew: היער השחור
  • Hebrew: היער השחור וסביבתו
  • Hindi: ब्लैक फॉरेस्ट
  • Hungarian: Fekete-erdő
  • Icelandic: Svartiskógur
  • Indonesian: Hutan Hitam
  • Irish: An Fhoraois Dhubh
  • Italian: Foresta Nera
  • Japanese: シュヴァルツヴァルト
  • Korean: 슈바르츠발트
  • Latin: Nigra silva
  • Latin: Silva Nigra
  • Latvian: Švarcvalde
  • Limburgan: Zwarte Woud
  • Lithuanian: Švarcvaldas
  • Lombard: Foresta Negra
  • Luxembourgish: Schwarzwald
  • Macedonian: Шварцвалд
  • Malayalam: ബ്ലാക്ക് ഫോറസ്റ്റ്
  • Marathi: श्वार्त्सवाल्ड
  • Norwegian: Schwarzwald
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Schwarzwald
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Schwarzwald
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Sweartweald
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Sƿeartƿeald
  • Panjabi: ਕਾਲਾ ਜੰਗਲ
  • Persian: جنگل سیاه
  • Polish: Schwarzwald
  • Portuguese: Floresta Negra
  • Romanian: Munții Pădurea Neagră
  • Romanian: Pădurea Neagră
  • Russian: Шварцвальд
  • Scots: Black Forest
  • Serbian: Шварцвалд
  • Serbo-Croatian: Schwarzwald
  • Slovak: Schwarzwald
  • Slovenian: Schwarzwald
  • Spanish: Selva Negra
  • Swahili: Msitu mweusi
  • Swedish: Schwarzwald
  • Swiss German: Schwarzwald
  • Tatar: Шварцвальд
  • Thai: ป่าดำ
  • Tosk Albanian: Schwarzwald
  • Turkish: Kara Orman
  • Turkmen: Schwarzwald
  • Ukrainian: Шварцвальд
  • Urdu: سیاہ جنگل
  • Venetian: Foresta Nera
  • Vietnamese: Rừng Đen
  • Waray (Philippines): Kagurangan nga Itom
  • Welsh: Fforest Ddu
  • Western Frisian: Swarte Wâld
  • Western Panjabi: کالا جنگل
  • Wu Chinese: 黑林山
  • Yakut: Шварцвальт
  • Yue Chinese: 黑森林
  • Abnoba
  • Foret Noire
  • Tlīlcuauhtlah
  • Zwart Woud
  • Şwarswald

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