Activities in the Region

Hiking, cycling or playing golf – the area around Burg Staufeneck offers plenty of opportunities for active holidaymakers. You can discover the region for yourself on the network of trails, or choose from our varied range of activities. If you like, we can also put together a personalised programme for your stay.

If you have any questions about our provisions, please feel free to contact our reception staff at any time. We are always happy to help!



Guided walks 
Hiking with tips and leads from an experienced tour guide: The Staufenland region revealed in a new light. In winter, we also offer guided torchlight walks followed by a spiced wine reception.

From 2 persons, € 60.00/hour, not including drinks.

Guided mountain bike tour
Exciting bike trails on the peripheries of the Swabian Alps and a well-developed route network offer plenty of diversions for cyclists of all abilities. 

Duration ca. two hours, price on request, based on number of participants 
from ca. € 120 incl. bike

Pedelec hire in the Swabian Albtrauf adventure region
Hiring an e-bike is simple:
The e-bikes are ordered in advance at the tourism association office. The staff there will bring the number of bikes required (where available) to your desired location (within the Swabian Albtrauf adventure region). Please order at least 1 to 2 days in advance. The office also provides detailed information about the e-bikes as well as interesting ideas for tours. Guided bike tours of the Swabian Albtrauf adventure region can also be booked on request. > Pedelec hire

Archery
Test your steady hand and accuracy under professional supervision in an entertaining tournament held in the dry castle moat. 
Duration ca. two hours, € 80/hour (including half an hour’s journey each way).

Geocaching
You will be equipped with GPS devices, a map and a stock of gold coins. Then, it’s time to start the search for the legendary treasure of Burg Staufeneck and take up exciting team challenges on the way. Your reward: the correct coordinates, which lead to the treasure. 
Duration ca. two to three hours, price on request, based on number of participants 
from ca. € 400

Team games with a difference
Entertaining games for groups looking for fun, rather than sporting challenges. Giant Mikado, XXL Connect Four and many other well-known and new games make for an unforgettable, entertaining competition. 
Duration ca. two hours, price on request, based on number of participants, from ca. € 300 (indoor or outdoor)

Boot camp mission 
Boot camp – originally a training camp for recruits – is today a modern fitness model, which challenges everyone in one way or another. Push your limits – give your all! The training takes place in the dry castle moat, whatever the weather. Also suitable for post-conference team building. 
Duration 60 – 90 minutes, price on request, based on number of participants, from ca. € 300.

White-collar boxing
Introductory training course for this safe form of “gentleman’s boxing”. The correct breathing and relaxation techniques, impact techniques and combinations help relieve stress and improve performance. 
Duration ca. 2.5 hours, price on request, based on number of participants, from ca. € 100/hour (indoor or outdoor)

Tai Chi
This martial art helps improve well-being, stamina and concentration through a series of calm and gentle movements. The training has a positive effect on both balance and blood pressure. The class also includes an introduction to how to handle a sword. The course leader was trained in China. 
Duration one hour, € 55/hour, sports clothing and comfortable shoes required (indoor or outdoor)

Qigong
Qigong (pronounced “Chigong”) means to cultivate life energy. The exercises combine serenity and relaxation with movement and breathing. Being active without feeling rushed – the right way to gather new strength. The course leader was trained in China. 
Duration one hour, € 55/hour, sports clothing and comfortable shoes required (indoor or outdoor)

Cooking 
Prepare a menu under professional supervision in the PALUX Culinary Event Studio in the castle barn. In the process you will learn all kinds of professional tips and tricks from the catering industry that you can also use at home. 
As an after-work course for € 96 or as part of a conference package from € 150 Culinary Studio hire and € 32 per cook/hour

Golfen 
There are four attractive golf courses within 20 km of the hotel. We are happy to book taster courses or training sessions with reduced green fees on request.