Clean air and positively beautiful landscapes is Marktredwitz. Rich in culture and sports all year-round, you will not be at a loss for things to do. The setting is perfect for hiking and biking; clean, fresh air, surrounded by nature and some of the most magnificent countryside you will ever see.
This Bavarian community is a shopping haven for collectors of porcelains such as Hutschenreuther and Rosenthal. Many of these pieces can be seen on display at the Porcelain Museum.
Marktredwitz is a small town that is reminiscent of the old-world. This lovely and lively little town in Bavaria holds many year round events. You will see events such as the yearly nativity scene, Schützen parades, folk festivals and many more great activities. Proud of the customs of their past and ever ready to display the country’s history, it puts on year round festivals for locals and visitors to enjoy.
The Bavarian people are famous for their hospitality. Experts in the art of wining and dining, the choices for local cuisine are abundant.
If you are interested in learning of the background of these colorful people, you can pay a visit to the local museum, Egerland Kulturhaus, which highlights the community’s heritage with exhibits such as folk dresses and Haubens, which are bonnets. There are also many Sudetenland items on display.
There are several local outfitters that will guide you on walking tours. A great hiking trip will take you into the Fichtel Mountains (Fichtelgebirge) which are located nearby. Or you can make a short day trip to the forested Steinwald as well as to the Bohemian Forest (Böhmer Wald). The Bohemian Forest is well known for its local spas, the Franzensbad, Karlsbad and the Marienbad.
Because Marktredwitz offers such a variety of things to do it is the perfect getaway for the entire family.