Wiesbaden Travel Guide

Wiesbaden is the capital of the state of Hessen in Germany. The city is famous for its thermal baths and beauty of its surroundings.

Things to see and do in Wiesbaden

Biebrich Castle

Biebrich Castle Wiesbaden

The Biebrich Castle was built in 1702 by Prince Georg August Samuel of Nassau-Idstein and served as residence for the Dukes of Nassau from 1744 to 1886.

Rheingaustraße 140, 65203

Neues Rathaus

Neues Rathaus Wiesbaden

The Neues Rathaus was built between 1884 – 1887.

Its neo-renaissance facade was destroyed by bombings during World War II and restored in 1951.

Schloßpl. 6, 65183


Kurhaus Wiesbaden

Kurhaus is the convention center of the city and hosts many events throughout the year.

It is a symbol of Wiesbaden surrounded by green and historic buildings.

It has 12 rooms of various sizes and also houses the Wiesbaden Casino.

Kurhausplatz 1, 65189


Kurpark Wiesbaden

The Kurpark is located just behind the Kurhaus.

The park was designed in 1852 in the style of an English landscaped garden.

65189 Wiesbaden


Neroberg Wiesbaden

Neroberg is one of Wiesbaden‘s most popular leisure destinations.

The funicular was built in 1888. The ride up to the Neroberg Hill runs a distance of 440 meters to climb a height of 80 meters.

65193 Wiesbaden

St Bonifatius

St Bonifatius Wiesbaden

The St Bonifatius is a church with Gothic Renaissance style built between 1844 – 1849.

Luisenstraße 33, 65185


Marktkirche Wiesbaden

The Marktkirche is the main Protestant church of Wiesbaden built between 1853 – 1862.

The church was once called the Cathedral of Nassau.

Schloßpl. 4, 65183

St Elizabeth

St Elizabeth

The St Elizabeth is the only Russian Orthodox church in Wiesbaden.

It was built between 1847 – 1855 by the Duke Adolf of Nassau.

Christian-Spielmann-Weg 1, 65193

Wiesbaden Museum

The Wiesbaden Museum houses art collections, natural history and Nassaunian antiques.

The museum has a cafe that runs from Tuesdays to Sundays from 11 am.

Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 2, 65185

Where to stay


Mercure Wiesbaden©Mercure

The Mercure Wiesbaden is located in the heart of the city.

Rooms are equipped with a TV, minibar, work desk.


Bahnhofstraße 10-12, 65185


NH Wiesbaden©NH

The NH Wiesbaden is located 2,2 km from the Neues Rathaus.

Rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV, work desk, minibar.


Aukammallee 31, 65191

Nassauer Hof

Nassauer Wiesbaden©Nassauer Hof

The Nassauer Hof is located in the historic city center.

Rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV, work desk, minibar.


Kaiser-Friedrich-Platz 3-4, 65183



The Lilien-Carré is located 1,3 km from the Neues Rathaus.

Brands: New Yorker, Saturn.

Bahnhofspl. 3, 65189

Galeria Kaufhof

Galeria Kaufhof is a German department store chain with many stores in Germany.

The company features brands like Esprit, S. Oliver, Tom Taylor, Gerry Weber, Tommy Hilfiger, Bugatti, Olymp.

Kirchgasse 28, 65185

Luisen Forum

The Luisen Forum is located 600 meters from the Neues Rathaus.

Brands: Gerry Weber, Gant, Tom Tailor, Saturn, Zero.

Kirchgasse 6, 65185

Plan your Trip

Wiesbaden has easy train access from various cities in Germany. Famous cities nearby: Frankfurt, Mainz.


Frankfurt – 40 km

Mainz – 18,1 km

Koblenz – 100 km

Heidelberg – 97,1 km

Mannheim – 93,3 km

Baden-Baden – 183 km

Stuttgart – 215 km

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