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Real things with historical center enlivened by many localities and shopping Siebenmühlental: idylisches valley with no traffic noise with 7 mills ideal for hiking or cycling Fair and Stuttgart Airport can be reached in 5 min. Ideal location for convention visitors Musical SI-Centre Stuttgart in 10 minutes. achieve numerous musicals wechseld in the program Governor Instead Stuttgart city center in 20 minutes. Nearby University of Hohenheim close to nature park Schönbuch Outlet Center near Metzingen to achieve good transport links A8 / A81 / B27 close to Tübingen, Esslingen, Böblingen
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Leinfelden-Echterdingen Overview

Leinfelden-Echterdingen is a young town in the district of Esslingen (Esslingen vacation rentals | Esslingen travel guide), in the state Baden-Württemberg, which is not only famous as a wine grower region. The town was created in 1975 after the administrative reform from the formerly independent communities of Echterdingen, Leinfelden, Musberg and Stetten (Stetten vacation rentals | Stetten travel guide). Currently, the large district is home to some 39,000 residents and has - with about 32,000 jobs - a thriving economy.

LE, as affectionately called by its citizens, offers a high quality of life right in the heart of the Stuttgart (Stuttgart vacation rentals | Stuttgart travel guide) region. A well developed network of public transport systems connects Leinfelden-Echterdingen with downtown Stuttgart, which is only about 7 miles away. The nearby airport adds to the growing importance of the region as a business and holiday destination.

Things to See in Leinfelden-Echterdingen

Komede-Scheuer Mäulesmühle

Swabian dialect theater

Vielharmoniker

Evangelical Church in Echterdingen

Filderkrautfest

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Why stay in Leinfelden-Echterdingen ?

Leinfelden-Echterdingen elevation is between 342 and 495 meters. Situated on the edge of the nature park Schönbuch (Schönbuch vacation rentals | Schönbuch travel guide) in the west, the idyllic Siebenmühlental, translated to Seven-mills-valley, in the south and the characteristic Filder plain, Leinfelden-Echterdingen is surrounded by a lush green landscape. From anywhere in city you can easily access those richly wooded preserves on foot. A network of 18 trails of various lengths is suitable for bikers and walkers alike and well received also by young people. Especially popular is the Siebenmühlental with its six still intact and managed mills, offering also organic food and regional specialties to its guests. The well known Federal-Footpath, in the old days a railway line, has a number of well-built and maintained barbecue and picnic areas, which can be freely used by the public.

Leinfelden-Echterdingen has a rich community life with its own big-band, the Vielharmoniker an amateur symphonic orchestra, an excellent outdoor theater, many spaces and activities for kids, concerts and events, museums, cozy cafes, bistros, restaurants and beer gardens. Twice weekly farmer markets are held in both old town centers and in every autumn season the Filderkrautfest draws large number of visitors. In the center of attention - besides a colorful program and entertaining competitions - are home style dishes made of a kind of cabbage, uniquely grown in this region.

For sport enthusiasts, Leinfelden-Echterdingen offers an extraordinary range of urban and club's own sports and leisure facilities such as modern gyms, athletic fields, swimming pools and a sauna, tennis, equestrian and shooting sports equipment, and bowling and petanque courts.

More about the History of Leinfelden-Echterdingen

In the reformation of 1973, the communities of Leinfelden, Musberg (Böblingen), and the municipalities Echterdingen, Stetten (Stetten vacation rentals | Stetten travel guide) and Fildern merged to form the present day city.

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Leinfelden-Echterdingen is a young town in the district of Esslingen, in the state Baden-Württemberg, which is not only famous as a wine grower region. The town was created in 1975 after the administrative reform from the formerly independent communities of Echterdingen, Leinfelden, Musberg and Stetten. Currently, the large district is home to some 39,000 residents and has - with about 32,000 jobs - a thriving economy.

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