Discover a selection of 12 vacation rentals in Upper Franconia, DE that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and gardens and backyards. Prices start at $43 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Upper Franconia. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The historic city of Upper Franconia awaits you

Take a vacation to Upper Franconia and enjoy the area's history, museums and festivals. Well known for its monuments, opera houses and theaters, this walkable city won't disappoint. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home. Many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Upper Franconia

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Upper Franconia has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Greifvogelpark Falknerei Katharinenberg (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Obermain Therme (28.4 mi / 45.7 km)
  • Tierpark Rohrensee (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Skischaukel Hempelsberg und Geiersberg (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Rock Climbing in Pottenstein (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Wildpark Hundshaupten (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Upper Franconia

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Upper Franconia is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fantaisie Palace (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Sanspareil Rock Garden (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Ochsenkopf (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Fichtelsee (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Devil's Cave (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Fichtel Mountains Nature Park (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Upper Franconia

If you're traveling by train, Bayreuth Central Station, Bayreuth-St Georgen Station and Laineck Station are the main stations that serve the city. Walk to nearby metro transportation at Altendorf Buttenheim Station or Forchheim Kersbach Station to more easily navigate the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Upper Franconia, DE?

Our 2023 property listings offer a large selection of 12 vacation rentals around Upper Franconia. From 2 house rentals to 10 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Upper Franconia?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Upper Franconia. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Bamberg: 171 vacation rentals
  • Bad Steben: 149 vacation rentals
  • Bayreuth: 240 vacation rentals
  • Staffelstein: 148 vacation rentals
  • Forchheim: 181 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Upper Franconia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Upper Franconia?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Upper Franconia:

  • Bamberg: 171 rentals
  • Bad Steben: 149 rentals
  • Bayreuth: 240 rentals
  • Staffelstein: 148 rentals
  • Forchheim: 181 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Upper Franconia?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Upper Franconia. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rose Garden at the New Residence: 322 rentals
  • Sophie’s Cave: 203 rentals
  • Ludwig Collection Bamberg: 245 rentals
  • Kronach Station: 320 rentals
  • New Residence: 324 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Upper Franconia listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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