Your guest card in the Renchtal

You will receive the Renchtal Guest Card upon arrival directly from your host. The card is free of charge; you only pay the local visitor’s tax.

Take advantage of our diverse offers and discounts in the Renchtal and throughout the Black Forest region! With the Black Forest Guest Card, you get free travel by bus and train (KONUS) as well as a number of discounts in many Black Forest communities.

Exclusively for our guests in Oberkirch, Oppenau and Lautenbach, the Black Forest Guest Card has been supplemented with further attractive offers in the Renchtal region. You can get a detailed flyer with all available services and businesses here, as well as from your host and at all Renchtal Tourism Ltd service points


Visitor's tax

The visitor’s tax in Oberkirch, Lautenbach and Oppenau is EUR 2.00 per person per day of stay all year round. Children under 15 and business travellers are exempt.

Further information (tourist tax statutes) on the local visitor’s tax can be obtained from the respective service centres.

KONUS Guest Card

With the KONUS Guest Card you can discover the Black Forest free of charge using buses and trains. It is valid for the registered period of your stay on all buses and trains (2nd class) of the participating transport associations (excluding ICE, IC, EC and ECE, TGV, night and car trains as well as mountain railways). You can obtain an overview with all the important information and a map of the KONUS area from us at one of our service points. Further information on the conditions can also be found on the Black Forest Tourism Ltd website



KONUS excursion tips

Centrally located, the Renchtal is the ideal starting point for excursions to the Black Forest and neighbouring Strasbourg. With your KONUS Guest Card you have free travel in the Black Forest region! Helpful tips and timetables are available from service points or download them here.