Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Mainz1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Mainz with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Mainz areaThis Mainz map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
City tours, excursions and tickets in Mainz and surroundings
Germany - moving around the countryThe development of the country's transport system is associated with progress of international and domestic trade relations. To the date, Germany's transport interchange is recognized as one of the best in the world. Therefore, there is always the best option for any tourist. Railways are very popular. They are laid both inside the city and between regions. This is worth considering when buying a ticket. In mountainous regions of the country, there are specially equipped cog railways, so you can have a train even to the ski resorts. The rail transport features the high comfort and punctuality. There is a subway in 10 major cities. In Berlin, there is the largest and most extensive subway network, which embraces a dozen lines and more than 170 stations. … Open
Nature and parks of GermanyAnother northern national park is the Pomeranian lagoon located off the coast of the Baltic Sea. This is a very picturesque place with a rich animal and green worlds and a complex terrain. Wild boars, deer, otters, roe deer, mouflon, and various small mammals live in the park. Fans of animals can get unique impressions in the Eifel Park, in the west of the country. There are about 900 representatives of animals included in the red book. Among them, a black stork, a forest cat, a wall lizard have to be mentioned. The park serves as a shelter not only for them, but also for the centuries-old beech forest. This is one of the most important ecological objects in the country. … Open
Photogallery of Mainz sights
Our guide to Mainz
Cultural excursion through Mainz - things to see
In 1837 the opening of monument commemorated to Johann Gutenberg was held. He was the most renowned resident of the Mainz city. The monument is set on the square of the same name. Recently it was totally renovated and now the monument is presented to the city visitors in all its beauty. A city tour should also encompass the Kurfurstliches Schloss being a majestic building of red brick featuring ingenious tiled roof. … Open
Attractions and active leisure
Among hundreds of departments and stores one will find the shops of different trends from perfume and souvenirs to luxury jewelry shops and wine stores. A wide pedestrian area is located among Grosse Bleiche and Ludwigsstrasse. Apart from attractive shops the area hosts restaurants, cafes and other entertaining centers of tourist interest. A visit to the CineStar cinema will be a perfect way of leisure in Mainz. … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
One of the best restaurants of ethnic cuisine is justly considered to be the Eisgrub Brau restaurant. Its menu performs the most popular dishes of German cuisine in their traditional way of cooking and as an addition to the dainty foods customers can order a glass of favorite German beer. The Eisgrub Brau restaurant is of the greatest attraction for its guests not only due to tasty treats but to its attractive … Open
Traditions and mentality of Mainz
The same attractive and popular summer fest is the Johannisnacht night festival. Year after year its entertaining program gets enriched with pyrotechnic and light shows apart from traditional music and theatrical performances. Many travelers visit the city during the Carnival being the Mainzer Fassenacht or Fassnacht. The heat of the tourist season in Mainz is also considered to be the Christmas holidays. The main … Open
Travel guide to Mainz
The Roman-Germanic Museum located in Mainz is known only to tourist units, but at the same time stores a very interesting and valuable collection of archaeological exhibits. The founder of the museum is Ludwig Lindenschmit - a well-known researcher of ancient history who began to form a collection of finds and artifacts in the middle of the 19th century. Now the museum stores many unique archaeological finds, … Open
Mainz for children - what to visit
First of all, together with young citizens, you should visit Mainzer Taubertsbergbad. All family members will have a great time here. This place will please especially the youngest children because there are two pools for them. There are two outdoor pools and one indoor pool. Another interesting swimming pool is called Schwimmbad Mainzer Schwimmverein, it is considered to be one of the best establishments of its … Open