Shopping & Sightseeing around Stuttgart

The V8 HOTEL in Böblingen is the ideal starting point for day trips around Stuttgart. For example, the outlet city of Metzingen is very easy to reach by car. Also see the most popular sights in Stuttgart, visit the automobile exhibitions and discover cultural highlights such as the Bebenhausen Monastery. With our offers at our Family Hotel in the Stuttgart area, hotel stays and excursions can be wonderfully combined.

Beleuchteter Brunnen auf dem Stuttgarter Schlossplatz bei Dämmerung.

Places of interest in the Stuttgart region

There is a lot to see and discover in and around Stuttgart. Automobile fans will not only get their money's worth in the Motorworld Region Stuttgart. The following and many more sights are waiting for you in the Stuttgart region:

Outletcity Metzingen - dream destination for fashionistas

Outletcity Metzingen is a paradise for shopping fans and bargain hunters. More than 500 luxury and premium brands - from Fendi to Versace, from Desigual to Superdry - are represented here and offer their goods at sometimes heavily reduced prices. 

Take enough time and make sure you have room in your trunk!  

40 kilometers from our hotel, the Outletcity is perfect for a day trip. With our arrangement, your vacation is all about shopping time out.  

Immerse yourself in the colorful chocolate world of Ritter Sport

A special destination near Stuttgart is the colorful chocolate world of Ritter Sport in Waldenbuch, 13 kilometers from the V8 HOTEL.  

In the chocolate exhibition, learn everything about the company's history and the most important raw material that chocolate dreams are made of: Cocoa. Follow the story of the company's own cocoa plantation "El Cacao" in Nicaragua. 

In the Chocolate Workshop, share unforgettable chocolate experiences with your loved ones in the Family & Friends Workshop. Join in and create your own favorite chocolate! (Participation from 4 years, registration required).   

In addition, you will find everything a chocolate lover's heart desires in the chocolate store: the great variety of the assortment as well as attractive gift items.

Bebenhausen Monastery and Palace - a special highlight

A worthwhile destination south of Stuttgart and 23 kilometers from the V8 HOTEL is the Bebenhausen Monastery. It is one of the best preserved Cistercian monasteries in southern Germany. Take a short hike around the monastery and the castle, let us show you the impressive grounds on a guided tour and enjoy the fantastic view.

Excursion destinations at a glance

TV tower, Tripsdrill adventure park and Black Forest treetop path - there are plenty of other excursion destinations around Stuttgart. Whether you are traveling with family, as a couple or with friends - here you are guaranteed to find what you are looking for.