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Private Tour: Frankfurt City Highlights
"Meet your driver also your expert guide outside your centrally located Frankfurt hotel to begin your private 2.5-hour sightseeing tour of Frankfurt’s most impressive landmarks and sites. From the comfort of your air-conditioned vehicle soak up impressive views of Frankfurt’s top attractions as you journey through the one-time coronation city of the German emperors. Make your first stop at the Römer in Frankfurt’s Old Town. The Römer is a medieval building that has served as the pastel facades. Look out for St Paul’s Church which served as the seat of the very first freely elected German parliament and Frankfurt Cathedral before continuing to Old Sachsenhausen. As you wander through the district's narrow cobblestone lanes that are lined with quaint
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Frankfurt Layover Private Sightseeing Tour with Round-Trip Airport Transport
"After pickup from the Frankfurt airport by your guide your private layover tour begins at Frankfurt Central Train Station (Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof) just west of the city center. From here your guide will take you across the Friedensbruecke (Peace Bridge) over the River Main and point out Frankfurt's 13 museums along the renowned Museum Embankment.Continue to Old Sachsenhausen a pedestrian district of Frankfurt famed for its lively cafés bars and restaurants where you can embark on a short walk if you wish. Then
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Frankfurt Super Saver: Neuschwanstein Castle and Rothenburg Day Trip
"Neuschwanstein Castle Tour: (7 hours)Board your coach in central Frankfurt in the morning and travel roughly 262 miles (422 km) south to the enchanting Bavarian town of Füssen located at the southernmost tip of Germany’s Romantic Road.Füssen is home to one of Germany’s star attractions: Neuschwanstein Castle. Perched on a rocky hill this fairy tale palace rises steeply above the village of Hohenschwangau dominating the surrounding plains and Alpine foothills. You’ll understand immediately why Walt Disney used this royal castle as his inspiration for Sleeping Beauty.Bypass the entrance lines and follow your guide on a narrated tour of the castl the shy and troubled King Ludwig II who used the palace as his personal refuge during his turbulent reign. Neuschwanstein is by far the most distinctive of the king’s three Bavarian castles built in classic Neo-Gothic Revival style. Its grandeur is simply breathtaking.After your tour
From EUR248.00

More Warnings and Dangers in Darmstadt

Avoid driving: parking fees, inappropriately high

Anyone who would like to visit Darmstadt: please leave your car at home or at the rental company. Use public transport which is good and frequent, albeit slightly expensive compared with other public...
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Trekki
Sep 30, 2013

Beware of Nutella thieves !!!!

A very serious danger is waiting around in Darmstadt these days .Nutella thieves are practically mugging every household in search of their favourite dish - Nutella !You can't do anything against them...
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Trekki
Sep 29, 2013

Stick to traffic rules! Better for your pocket

In no other German town (or anywhere in Italy for example) I have experienced or heard of that many hidden traffic controls as I’ve experienced it in Darmstadt in the many years I live here. The...
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Trekki
Sep 29, 2013

Letters and cards vanish sometimes..

My experience with sending letters and postcards from mail boxes located in Darmstadt’s north and northern suburbs is … not the best. Several times it happened that letters either never arrived or if...
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Trekki
Sep 29, 2013

If you Stay In Darmstadt sleep might evade you

Darmstadt is very close to a huge hub which is Frankfurt International Airport. Coming from a little rural village the noise from the approaching aircraft can be deafening at time = well all night...
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scottishvisitor
Oct 27, 2006

Museums

I'm sorry, I don't understand German, its awful to walk into a museum and not understanding a word. People aren't very helpful either. I walk in, they look away. Damn, the universal language didn't...
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SleepyAngel
Mar 12, 2004
 
 
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Top Things to Do in Darmstadt

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Mathildenhoehe

The Austrian architect Joseph Maria Olbrich (1867-1908) designed this house and all of the interior for himself as part of the 1901 exhibition at the artists colony at Mathildenhöhe. During the...
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Hochzeitsturm - Wedding Tower

The 48 metre high Wedding Tower is the city's landmark (and basis of its logo) and certainly one of the most prominent buildings of Art Nouveau architecture. It was erected to commemorate the...
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Castle - Schloss

The castle in the center of Darmstadt was once the residence of the ruling Landgraves or Grand Dukes, and is now used mainly by the Technical University. In the building there is also a Castle Museum...
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Russian Chapel

The Russian-Orthodox Chapel at the Mathildenhöhe was erected between 1897 and 1899 by order of the last Russian Tsar Nicholas II. on earth brought from Russia. The Tsar had married Princess Alix of...
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St. Ludwig Church

People who walk to the theater from the nearby Luisenplatz go past this building which looks like a smaller version of the Pantheon in Rome, but is actually a church that was built in 1827 by the...
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Hundertwasser - Waldspirale

The Waldspirale is one of the buildings designed by the Austrian artist Hundertwasser outside his hometown Vienna. You can comprehend the philosophy of Hundertwasser in several details. He designed...
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Top 5 Darmstadt Writers

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Trekki

"Discovering Darmstadt with the eyes of a tourist"
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"Darmstadt: a City of Surprises"
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Nemorino

"Opera and Cycling in Darmstadt"
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"A Fleeting Look at Darmstadt"
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"Art Nouveau capital Darmstadt"
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