Welcome to Oberwesel!
Worth seeing in Oberwesel
- Schönburg: An impressive castle that towers above Oberwesel. It offers panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and the Rhine.
- St. Martin's Church: A historic church with impressive architecture and valuable artworks.
- Oberwesel Wine Festival: An annual wine festival that celebrates the local wines and the traditional culture of the region.
- Oberwesel City Wall - An impressive city wall with numerous towers and gates.
- Wineries - Oberwesel is known for its wine production. Visit one of the local wineries.
Impressions from Oberwesel
Oberwesel, a short portrait
Oberwesel is a historic town on the Rhine River known for its well-preserved city walls, medieval towers, and romantic atmosphere.
Explore the charming old town of Oberwesel, surrounded by an impressive city wall. Admire the towers, such as the Schönburg Tower and the Martins Tower, which are remnants of the former fortifications. Stroll through the narrow streets, discover the half-timbered houses, and enjoy the historical charm of the town.
Oberwesel also offers cultural highlights. Visit the St. Martins Church with its valuable artworks or explore the Middle Rhine Museum, which provides insights into the history and culture of the region.
The location of Oberwesel on the Rhine is also impressive. Enjoy the view of the majestic river and the surrounding vineyards. Take a boat trip on the Rhine and experience the romance of the Rhine landscape.
Experience the charm and history of Oberwesel and let yourself be enchanted by this picturesque town on the Rhine.
Oberwesel – the location
Oberwesel, some dates
- federal state: Rheinland-Pfalz
- Residents: 2149
- area: 41.62
- postal code: 55430
- Phone prefix: 6744
- Website: www.oberwesel.de
Places near Oberwesel
Urbar at the Loreley near St. Goar
Urbar, known for its location and the legendary Loreley Rock.
Kaub, known for Pfalzgrafenstein Castle, offers a picturesque old town and beautiful promenade.
St. Goarshausen, known for Loreley Rock, offers restaurants and cafes on the riverside promenade.
That's close to Oberwesel
Historic City Wall Oberwesel
The Historic City Wall Oberwesel is a remarkable medieval structure providing a fascinating insight into the city's history.
Discover the history and beauty of the Liebfrauenkirche, a masterpiece of Gothic architecture in Oberwesel.
Schönburg in Oberwesel is an imposing castle complex on the Middle Rhine in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany with a rich history and breathtaking views.
Dream Loop Middle Rhine
A scenic hiking trail near the Loreley that unites nature, history, and culture.
In this article, we delve into the legend of the Loreley and discover why it has fascinated and inspired people for centuries. We learn how the legend came about, which poets and artists were inspired by it and which places on the banks of the Rhine are associated with it.
Gutenfels Castle is an impressive monument with a spectacular view of the Rhine Valley.
Loreley Visitor Center
The Loreley Visitor Center provides insight into the legends and stories around the Loreley and offers a breathtaking view of the Rhine.
Loreley Open-Air Theatre
The Loreley Open-Air Theatre is an impressive venue with breathtaking views of the Rhine, where concerts and other events regularly take place.
The Loreley Bob is an exciting attraction, offering a fast ride with great views of the Rhine.
Pfalzgrafenstein Castle, once a customs castle, is picturesquely located on an island in the Rhine.
Stiftskirche St. Goar
The Stiftskirche St. Goar in the town of Sankt Goar on the Middle Rhine is a historical and architectural masterpiece, dating back to the 6th century.
Experience the adventure of a lifetime: Discover the secret tunnels and catacombs under the majestic Rheinfels Castle on the banks of the Rhine.
The ruins of Stahlberg Castle are a testament to medieval architecture and history.
Reichenberg Castle, known for its historic architecture, is a true treasure in the region.
Stahleck Castle, once a powerful fortress, now offers breathtaking views of the Rhine Valley.
Maus Castle, an impressive medieval fortress, majestically rises above the Rhine Valley.
Accommodations near Oberwesel
Klein und Fein
Our small and exquisite apartment is very centrally located on the Rhine. It consists of a double bed 140/200 m, a kitchenette, and a shower/WC.
Price on request
Gästezimmer Rheinfelsblick mit Wohnküche
Ideal für einen Urlaub am Wochenende oder Feiertage. Für Wanderer, Fahrradfahrer und Konzertbesucher.
Price on request