Culture & Leisure

Explore Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Rothenburg is one of the most beautiful cities on the famous „Romantic Road“.

The list of possible activities is long:
Taking the tour on top of the city wall, you can discover Rothenburg from up above and enjoy the medieval buildings and architecture.
The St. Jacobs church awaits you with the famous “Holy blood altar” of Tilman Riemenschneider. There are various museums waiting like the Imperial City Museum, the Crime Museum, the Christmas Museum or the Doll Museum. The Night-Watchman Tour will lead you through the dark alleys and the world famous Christmas Village of Käthe Wohlfahrt is just next door to the Eisenhut.

During the Whitsun Holidays and the Imperial City Days in September, you can experience medieval groups strolling, fighting and dancing in the streets.

The Romantic Road and the Castle Road are crossing in Rothenburg. This is ideal for half or one day trips into the beautiful surrounding.
There are plenty of wine villages along the river Tauber or around Wuerzburg. Various cycle and hiking tracks invite you to a day in the nature.


  • Art & Culture

    Explore Rothenburg

    The historic city offers you a wide range of interesting places which you can visit and explore.

    Sightseeing Rothenburg
  • Christmas Season

    Kaethe Wohlfahrt

    The heart of Käthe Wohlfahrt is the "Christmas Village" next to the Hotel Eisenhut.

    Kaethe Wohlfahrt
  • Handwork

    Handmade in Rothenburg

    Ten Rothenburg manufacturies, who carry out their craft locally with much heart and love.

    Handmade in Rothenburg
  • Pure pleasure

    Taste of the Tauber

    „Genießen ob der Tauber“ a culinary association with a particular regional focus.

    Taste of the Tauber
  • Explore Rothenburg