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The Pocket Guide to the Best Forchheim & its Countryside Breweries

Franconia is blessed with 100s of great breweries, many of them in small villages outside the big towns. The pocket guide to the best Forchheim and its Countryside Breweries will help you pick out which breweries outside Forchheim you need to visit. Guided tours to breweries outside Bamberg and Forchheim available if you would like to head into the Bamberg/Forchheim countryside with a Franconian beer expert.

Bierkellering by numbers 2023

What's the difference between a beer garden and beer cellar? Which are the best ones in Franconia? This easy to use guide will help you find the best and explain the difference.

Bierkellering by numbers 2022 REDUX

What's the difference between a beer garden and beer cellar? Which are the best ones in Franconia? This easy to use guide will help you find the best and explain the difference.

path through trees, hiking sign, lush bierkeller area

The Cherry Way on a hot day to Bierkeller Nirvana

The Pretzfelder Kirschenweg is a pretty hiking circuit which starts in Pretzfeld, a short train trip from Forchheim. The Pretzfelder Keller is an idyllic place for your beery reward.