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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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Atta Cave and Greifenstein Castle Tour from Frankfurt
"Leave central Frankfurt to travel north toward Attendorn a town just south of the city of Dortmund. Relax in the comfort of your luxury coach and then stop at Biggesee a large lake that’s home to Germany’s famous Atta Cave. Head below ground walking along the 262-foot (80-meter) natural corridor before entering the beautiful dripstone cave itself. Gaze in awe at the calcite crystal formations that abound and admire the impressive stalactites that drip from the cave ceilings. The formation of the cave is believed to have begun some 400 million ye and your guide will explain its geology and history as you explore.Walk back up to ground level after your cave tour
From EUR168.00
 
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

From/to Wiesbaden or Frankfurt by railway

Mainz is well connected with Wiesbaden and Frankfurt through the S8 suburban railway line. Trains run every half an hour with a night break lasting only from around 1 am to 4 am. The trains coming...
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Airpunk
Jan 24, 2014

The S-Bahn

The red train crossing the bridge in this photo is the S8, which has come from Hanau by way of Frankfurt and the Frankfurt airport. From here it will go on to Mainz Süd (south station), Mainz...
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Nemorino
Apr 04, 2011

Train Station

There are frequent trains that run between Mainz and Frankfurt - with a convenient stop at the Frankfurt International Airport. The only trick is making sure that you board the right train - there are...
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yooperprof
Apr 08, 2007

Train Travel to surrounding area of Mainz

Best deal is to get a German Rail Pass which allows unlimited travel for a given days. Train tickets are not so cheap in Germany. To see the beautiful Rhine Town and Castle, you need to use the train...
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Stevo_Jess
Oct 31, 2006

Train

Mainz, being close to Frankfurt, has excellent train connections, plus a number of direct lines from the city itself to numerous destinations about the country. From Mainz Hbf you can get direct...
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antistar
Apr 03, 2005

Easily reached

S-Bahn or RE trains from Frankfurt takes about 45mins to 1 hour to Mainz Haupbahnhof. The Mainz suedbahnhof is nearer to the centre of the town though. About 5-10 mins walk from Mainz suedbahnhof....
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missbean
Dec 12, 2004

From the Frankfurt airport,...

From the Frankfurt airport, it's easy to visit Mainz since there's a train station inside the airport. The train will have visiters in Mainz within fifteen or thirty minutes, depending on which train...
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SilverVelvet
Aug 25, 2002

By far the best way to get...

By far the best way to get around Germany is by train. Rail service is suburb even though it is a little expensive. Trains run to/from Cologne every hour and stop in Mainz on the way. You can also...
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Venturingnow
Aug 25, 2002
 
 
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"Mainz am Rhein"
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"Opera and cycling in Mainz"
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"Mainz 57"
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"Willkommen in Mainz - Welcome to Mainz"
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Things to Do Near Mainz

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Old town

Dreieich-Dreieichenhain has a very nice and picturesque centre with numerous half-timbered houses and some remains of the city walls. It is advisable to enter the centre from the upper part of...
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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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Deutsches Filmmuseum

I only spent half a day in Frankfurt but of course this movie geek had to visit the Deutsches Filmmuseum for the majority of my few hours in the city -- and it was worth every second! This isn't the...
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Alte Oper

On 18 October 2015, we met VT member Nemorino, who lives and works in Frankfurt-am-Main and who we consider to be a role model when it comes to tip writing because he always provides interesting facts...
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Hauptwache

When Frankfurt was a city state, its guards were policemen and soldiers in one. Their headquarters were in this building which was completed in 1730. The Hauptwache also had a small prison. During the...
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Burg Hayn

At the lower end of Fahrgasse, you will find the ruins of Hayn Castle. The earliest parts of the castle were built in the late 11th century, but there's hardly anything left of these. Instead, there...
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