The Altenberg is the highest summit in the Limpurg Hills in southwest Germany, reaching a height of 564.7 m above sea level and rising some 60 metres above the surrounding area. It lies east of Hohenberg, a village in the municipality of Sulzbach-Laufen, within the county of Schwäbisch Hall in the state of Baden-Württemberg.
At the summit is the Altenberg Tower, a 38.3-metre-high observation tower The tower was opened on 7 October 2007 and measures 36 metres from the ground to the observation platform. As a result the fully covered viewing point is at a height of about 600 m.
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