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Experiences & guided tours

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Guided tours and experiences on request - discover Balve in a very special way with our customizable guided tours. The town of Balve offers a wide range of guided tours that can be tailored specifically to your interests and wishes. Whether guided tours of the town, natural history discovery tours or cultural explorations - we have the right offer for every taste.

Our guided tours are ideal for individuals, families, school classes or even larger groups.

Contact us to find out more and plan your personal tour. We look forward to introducing you to the beauty and diversity of Balve in a unique way.

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    Guided tours

    • City tour
    • Guided tour of the town incl. visit to the Balver Höhle
    • Themed city tour "Witch hunt" incl. hike to the witches' cave
    • Church tour
    • Rickshaw city tour especially for senior citizens
    • Castle tour
    • Nature & forest tour
    • Forest tour on climate change
    • E-bike bike tour on climate change
    • Guided bike tour
    • Guided tour of the Luisenhütte museum
    • Bakehouse tour incl. coffee and cake for groups of 10 or more
    • Guided tour of the Balve Optimum show grounds
    • Trostwald guided tour


    • Horse riding
    • Riding on the horse simulator
    • Hobby horsing
    • Geocaching
    • Experience Balve from the air - motorized flight over Balve

    SGV hiking offer

    The SGV section Balve e. V. offers various hikes, which everyone is welcome to join.

    You can find an overview of the walks here: SGV-Balve e. V. - Hiking schedule:

    To the hiking schedule

    Our SGV warden will also be happy to answer any questions you may have.

    Tours of the SGV mountain bike group

    The SGV MTB group welcomes all enthusiastic mountain bikers! Join the friendly and dynamic community and experience the joy of cycling together. Anyone interested is invited to join and explore the most exciting trails in a sociable group.

    Meeting point: Every 2nd Sunday of the month at 1 pm at the SGV hiking home for the "Ausfahrt".

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    Our tip:

    Every year, the town of Balve offers a series of open guided tours on various exciting topics. Let yourself be inspired by our ranger tours on the Sauerland forest route or immerse yourself in the mysterious topic of "Caves in the Hönnetal". In the near future, we are also planning exciting collaborations with the VHS to further enrich our offer. Up-to-date information and announcements about our guided tours can always be found on our website.

    A visit is always worthwhile to discover new things and gain unforgettable experiences in Balve.

    We look forward to seeing you!