That gets you going in the morning. Under the guidance of our physiotherapist, the morning starts off in a lively way. They meet before breakfast for gymnastics and fitness. In individual as well as partner exercises you get fit for the day.
Hike to nearby Hohe Metze Enjoy a three-hour break on a hike to nearby Hohe Metze. You start at the castle and the trail leads you over meadows and through forests to one of the highest mountains in Franconian Switzerland. Arrived on the high plateau you have a fantastic view of the Regnitztal and the city of Bamberg. The snack prepared by us and the Franconian beer will strengthen you for the way home.
Tension the bow, concentrate and let go of the arrow! Learn the art of shooting with bow and arrow in a team under the guidance of our trainers. No top athletic performances but a shared experience. Increase the difficulty with the distance to the goal - we have enough space in the castle park!
boule de petanque
Feel like a Frenchman! We organize a boules tournament for you in our castle park. After an introduction to the traditional way of playing, you will compete in small groups. The French red wine and cheese really bring out the original feeling.
Demonstrate the outstanding playing skills of the German team and play the World Cup tournament on the table. Table football is a classic and provides within the shortest time for an exuberant atmosphere. We organize the team division for you, work out the match schedules and moderate the tournament. Of course, the winning team will also receive an attractive prize.
goal wall shooting
Two holes, one ball, six tries.
Who doesn't know the goal wall of the ZDF sports studio? Try your luck in goal wall shooting and compete with the big players. Great fun even just for the coffee break.
Don't miss any matches at WM, EM, Championsleague, Cup or Bundesliga. If possible, we will broadcast every game for you. Of course, we offer a suitable setting for public viewing. Enjoy a barbecue before, during or after the game (depending on the broadcasting time) with Franconian specialities, beautiful beef steaks, salads and of course a hearty draught beer. During the game we serve Franconian beer specialities, cocktails and snacks.
Choose for this cosy evening between Scheizer cheese fondue according to original recipe, meat fondue or Chinese fondue with chicken broth and sieve. The fondue evening begins for you with a mulled wine reception at the crackling fire. It comes with gingerbread, specula and homemade biscuits. Then we serve you the delicious fondue at the table. Beer from the barrel to the beer or wine accompany the evening. Non-alcoholic beverages are of course also included. There is a dessert buffet to snack on
Enjoy the expanse of our castle park and celebrate with your guests in our beer garden a summer party with Franconian draught beer, the famous Bamberger Bratwürsten and all sorts of other meat and fish specialties but also vegetarian from the grill.
The call of the tawny owl, the sparkle of the stars or the roar of the trees ? the night has its own magic. After a short introduction to the history of Burgellern Castle we walk with torches through the enchanted castle park. You will learn interesting facts about the castle park and the secret of the dead Virgin of Burgellern. After a warming mulled wine or a Franconian schnapps half way back to the castle.
glass wine tasting
Have you ever tasted the same wine in different glasses? At this evening event you will taste different wines in different glasses. Vote on your favorite glass and marvel at the importance of the glass on the wine.
Wine & Chocolate
Burgellern Castle and the Confiserie Storath invite you to an evening of pleasure, smell and taste. Experience selected wines and fine pralines and chocolates from the neighbouring Confiserie Storath. Our staff will take you expertly into the world of cocoa and wine. Let yourself be inspired by a taste firework in your mouth!
Burgellern Castle Cooking School
Biscuits, Stollen and Riesling glow wine
It's Christmas time here: Bake cookies and stollen together with our chefs and let our great mulled wine recipe betray you. From now on you will no longer buy mulled wine but only make it yourself ? promised.
Become a barbecue god and rediscover one of the most original cooking methods, barbecuing! Let our chefs introduce you to the secrets of a perfect BBQ in the cosy ambience of the moated castle in the castle park Burgellern.
Get to the sausage...
Produce the famous Franconian Bratwurst in the cosy ambience of the moated castle, in the castle park of the castle Burgellern... Sometimes very traditional, sometimes modern or simply completely different, vegetarian and with tofu. Now it's "Ran to the sausage... Make the Bratwurst yourself under professional guidance, from raw meat to the finished sausage... not to forget the grilling.
The National Court of the Franks
how do you make dumplings again, this original Franconian Sunday dish, yourself? Learn how to prepare Franconian dumplings and the matching Schäufala yourself. Starting with rubbing the potatoes, toasting the dumplings, roasting the bröggala, to rolling the dumplings. And of course there's savoy cabbage! To take away you get the dumpling bag, of course the recipe and the certificate that you can do it!
Hotel Burgellern Castle
Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany