The historical trail is accessible at all times. Sturdy shoes are required, especially in wet conditions.
The trail´s loop is approximately 2,5 km and has two main Stations.
The Stations have information panels – however they are only available in German.
Touring the trail is self-explanatory.Tours can be booked through the Memorial. Tours beginning from Station 1 take about one and a half hours to complete.
There is no entry charge, but the tour costs 20 euro for adults. Discounted tours cost 10 euro.
- Arriving by Car
If arriving by car, please look at the page for directions.
There are parking places for four to five cars – Warning: there is no parking permitted in front of the gate to the warehouse on the opposite side! There are additional parking places at the base of the footpath to Station 1 – about an 8 minute walk – see directions.
- Arriving by Tour Bus
There is parking space available for one tour bus at the parking place P1.
- Arriving by Bus (Public Transport)
From the bus stop in front of the “Gardinenfabrik Obrigheim” – it is a five minute walk to Station 1. From the bus stop “Obrigheim Neckarbrücke” it is about a 20 minute walk to Station 1.
The current bus schedule is available through the VRN.
- Arriving by Train
If you are arriving by train, the walk from the Neckarelz train station to Station 1 takes about 40 minutes. The other option is to take a bus from the train station. The bus depot is located directly across from the station.
- Wheelchair Accessibility
The trail is not wheel chair accessible. The Stations 1 to 5 can be reached without stairs. The path´s slope is only partially paved. The stairway to Station 6 has 100 steps!