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Koblenz

Travel to the Fortress by Cable Car

The Ehrenbreitstein Fortress is located on a 118-meter-high rock in Koblenz. You can reach this attraction by cable car. Its length is 850 meters. It was built in 2010. You can use the funicular from 9:30 to 18:00 from the last days of March to October. Its lower station is located near the artificial Cape "German Corner". If you buy a combined ticket which costs 8 euros, it will allow you not only to ride the cable car but also to visit the Historical Museum, as well as the observation deck, which are located in the fortress.
The city is founded at the point of merging Rhine and Mosel Rivers. Once Koblenz has been used as a protective facility by a famous commander Germanicus; later the Romans built there … Open
You will sit in one of the 18 transparent swaying booths. It can accommodate 35 passengers at a time. You will make a short trip over the city at a speed of 16 kilometers per hour. You will enjoy a wonderful panoramic view of Koblenz, the "German Corner", the confluence of the rivers Rhine and Moselle, and the picturesque Middle Rhine Valley at a high altitude.

Water Trip on a Pleasure Boat

You should go on an exciting tour on a pleasure boat to see Koblenz from a new angle. The boat departs from the man-made cape "German Corner". The Moselle and Rhine rivers are connected there. Sunset is the best time for a water walk. You will admire the banks, painted in golden-pink color. Ancient palaces, fortresses, and bridges will make the strongest impression on you. You can also take a boat ride on the Rhine during the night hours of the second Sunday in August. You will enjoy the beauty of the city and the facade of Stolzenfels Castle during the annual fireworks festival called "Rhine in Flames". Copyright www.orangesmile.com
The German city of Koblenz can be a great vacation spot. And if you aren't sure whether to take children with you, whether they will like it here, the answer is obvious: come together as a … Open

Feed the Animals in Remstecken

A wildlife park called Remstecken is located near the city. It was opened in 1966. It is open daily from 9:00 to 21:15. You will walk along the paths arranged in a circle. You will also see 20 species of animals that are kept in spacious enclosures. The device made of wood is installed at the entrance to the park. Corn kernels are poured into it. You will buy a small bag of corn for 2 euros and feed the deer. There are many of them in Remstecken. You'll even pet them. Wild boars, ostriches, sheep, and roe deer also live in the park. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture your interaction with the friendly animals.
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Enjoy City Views from the Balduinbrücke Bridge

The old Balduinbrücke arch bridge crosses the Moselle River. It was built of stone in the 15th century. The bridge connects Old Koblenz with the Lützel district. You can walk along it or ride a bicycle. It is better to do this at sunrise or sunset because of the location of the bridge. Balduinbrücke will be a great viewing platform for you. You will admire the Northern part of the Old City, the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress, the "German Corner", and the beautiful Moselle embankment from here.
In addition to numerous restaurants serving German cuisine, Koblenz offers its guests a variety of interesting gastronomic restaurants. Any gourmet can choose a suitable place to stay there. … Open

Excursion to Stolzenfels Castle

Stolzenfels Castle is located on the left shore of the Rhine a few kilometers from the city. First, you need to travel a quarter of an hour by bus and get off at the Stolzenfels Schlossweg stop, and then go up the scenic serpentine path to the top of the mountain to reach the castle. There is a museum in the castle today. It is open to the public in any month except December.
Koblenz You can take the tour from 10 am to 5 pm on weekends in January and February. It is available from 9 am to 5 pm in March. You can visit the museum from 9 am to 6 pm from April to September or from 10 pm to 5 pm in October and November. You will pay 4 euros for the entrance ticket. You will pass through several halls there. You will see a collection of knightly weapons, armor, ancient cups, and various paintings there. You will also visit the residential tower and the Bergfried. You will enjoy the view of Koblenz from there.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Koblenz and surroundings

Reference information
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Koblenz
♥   Restaurant 'Schweizerhaus' EMS, BAD. Type - International. 9.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Estragon' Ems. BAd. Type - International. 9.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Alte Mühle Thomas Höreth' KOBERN-GONDORF. Type - Country. 11.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Chopin' Boppard. Type - Classic French|Country. 13.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Coquille St. Jacques im Parkrestaurant Nodhausen' Neuwied. Type - Creative French. 14.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all castles
Survived castles around Koblenz
♥   Castle 'Marksburg' , 10 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Goloring' , 11.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Nassau Castle Germany' Rhineland-Palatinate, 14.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Burg Liebenstein' , 16.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Maus Castle Rhineland-Palatinate' , 21.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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