The Dreisam, Bächle, & bathing lakes at the foot of the Black Forest
Due to its location, summer in Freiburg can absolutely keep up with the temperatures of southern European countries. With Mediterranean temperatures in the summer months, you get a real vacation vibe. Wondering where you can go swimming in Freiburg? Finding refreshment on hot summer days is child’s play in Freiburg. The Bächle, narrow streams that ripple through our old town, invite you to refresh your hands and feet.
If you go to the Dreisam, you’ll sit on the green riverbank among Freiburgers, while the numerous bathing lakes in the surrounding area offer a pleasant cool-off for water lovers big and small. You can also find 7 ways to cool off in Freiburg during the summer here.