Due to the proximity of the train station, you can quickly reach Ulm and Aalen by train.
Take a walk with ice cream through the Brenzpark, enjoy the view over Heidenheim from Hellenstein Castle or go shopping in the Schloss Arkaden - Heidenheim has a lot to offer. If you like to be out and about in nature, the wildlife park in Heidenheim offers a chilling change from the other urban hustle and bustle.
Due to the many students in Heidenheim, you can meet many other young people in the bars and "go around the houses" together. The beer garden "Stattgarten" is also worth a visit in the summer.
If you are a soccer fan, Heidenheim is the place to be: The successful soccer club 1. FC Heidenheim plays regularly in its home stadium "Voith-Arena".
The apartment complex Wohnen am Felsen is very centrally located. All important hot spots in Heidenheim and the Duale Hochschule can be reached within a few minutes' walk.
The Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) in Heidenheim is the only university in East Wuerttemberg. Students can earn a university degree and gain professional experience in more than 20 bachelor's degree programs. A total of nearly 2,400 students are currently enrolled at the DHBW in cooperation with 900 companies and institutions.