Pforzheim and the area  

Cities close to Pforzheim 

Karlsruhe - 30 km - connected via a tram and trains, about 280.000 inhabitants Stuttgart - 50 km - capitol of the land Baden-Wuerttemberg, about 600.000 inhabitants Baden-Baden - 65 km - famous spa, about 55.000 inhabitants Ludwigsburg - 55 km - about 85.000 inhabitants Heidelberg - 75 km - about 145.000 inhabitants
Surroundings and landscape
Black Forest and its famous trials Burg Liebeneck Celtic history at the museum in Hochdorf Bühler Hights . famous hotel and spa close to Baden Baden Monastry in Maulbronn from the 11th century - UNESCO world heritage
Famous companies - a selection
Automobile industry: Mercedes Benz Automobile industry: Porsche Electronic industry: Bosch Software industry: SAP Mechanical industry: Heidelberg Printing Technology
Specialities of the region

The Bollenhut - a famous part of the traditional Black Forest costume

Spätzle - home made soft noodles Fasnet - regional (alemanic) tradition to celebrate carneval Teddy - famous toy developped by Margarethe Steiff Cuckoo watch - a symbol of the watchmaking tradition in Black Forest
Further Information
Baden-Württemberg Studying in Baden-Wuerttemberg     Black Forest Tourism