The Gelenk-Klinik is located in the heart of Western Europe, where Germany, France and Switzerland meet. Our patients benefit from being in an environment which is perfect not only for treatment and recuperation, but also for leisure and tourism.
Freiburg is home to Freiburg University, one of the most important centres of medical training in Germany. The city is the capital of Germany’s famous “Schwarzwald” or Black Forest. An area rich in nature, culture and tradition.
Freiburg is easily accessible from Zurich, Basel and Frankfurt airports.
The Europa Park, located only 30 minutes from Freiburg, is one of the world's leading theme parks. It's range of high class, family friendly hotels, provide an exciting on site accommodation option, for visitors to the park.
Whilst in Freiburg, you are already within the 200km long and 60km wide area which makes up the Black Forest. It is not only the largest of the German forests, but it also the most varied and most beautiful.
With it's houses sheltering beneath massive sloping roofs, it's famous gateau, it's cuckoo clocks and colourful traditional dress, it provides a storybook picture of Germany.
One of the most important cultural centres in Switzerland, Basel is located where the Swiss, German and French borders meet.
The River Rhine flows through the centre, dividing the city in two. The historical old town is situated on the south west bank, with it's medieval charm, leafy courtyards and 16th century townhouses. The Münster dominates the skyline from it's lofty Rhineside terrace. Glitzy shopping streets connect the two main old town squares.