Idyllically embedded within the Weiltal, where the Taunus reaches its highest point. Schmitten is surrounded by mountains and slopes with deciduous and coniferous forests and provides ideal conditions for relaxing holiday and leisure activities year-round. A clearly signposted trail network with rest areas leads through the Taunus Nature Park. Schmitten offers a beautiful and varied landscape from the area around the “Große Feldberg” to the soft hills of the Weiltal.
Hessens oldest falconry on the big Feldberg, castle ruin Obergreifenberg and Hattstein, Bassenheimer Palais, Gertrudiskapelle with burial plot from the last Reifenberger cavalier,landmarked churches in Schmitten, Niedergreifenberg, Arnoldshain, natural monument "Luther Eiche", look-out of the big Feldberg and of the Pferdskopf.