Frankfurt is one of the most exquisite cities in Germany, a place that is truly worth visiting on your holidays. It is considered as an important commercial hub of the country. Those who plan to visit this place with their family members and friends will find some interesting world-class opera houses, historical sites, and museums.
Travellers visiting this place will not have any problem in reaching this place, as it is one of the main air traffic hubs. The best option to explore the city is by car, local transport, or by train. Many attractions are not very far from the city center, and with public transport you can reach the sightseeing places rather quickly.
Best time to visit this place is during late spring, because it is very hot in summers. You can pay a visit during the trade fairs, Buchmesse (book fair) held during October, and Automobil-Ausstellung (automobile show), which held once in two years in Septembers.
Zoo & street car
Frankfurt zoo is a good place to spend your time along with your kids. There are many species of animal from every continent of the world. The popular ones among them are seals and big cats. Grzimek House is a very interesting place which allows visitors to watch nocturnal animals. It is located in the central location of the city.
Street cars are also referred to as Apple Wine Express, and it is pronounced as Apfelwein by the locals of this place. It is an ancient vehicle which tours the city, and it usually starts from the zoo. Tourists who want to view the major attraction sites in the city might want to try these cars, as they offer one hour of fun travel around the place. Passengers who travel on these vehicles are welcomed with a glass of apple wine during the trip.
Romerberg and PalmenGarten:
Romberg is a place in Frankfurt which is featured with numerous building from 14th & 15th century. Town hall in this place has a lot of cafes and shop for attracting tourists. Another famous monument of Romerberg is Alte Nikolaikirche (church) which belongs to 12th century.
PalmenGarten is considered as the largest garden of Frankfurt, and it was established in the year 1868. Entry fee is applicable to enter into the garden. It is consists of large collection of ferns, orchids, palms, and other varieties of tropical plants. In the rose garden, you could easily spot numerous varieties of roses. It is best to visit this garden during summer time when many concerts, festivals, and exhibition take place.
Some of the other major attractions of Frankfurt are:
- Imperial Cathedral
- Goethe House and Goethe Museum
- Old Opera House
- Museum riverbank
- Old Sachsenhausen
- Hochst Old Town
Experience the Frankfurt skyline on a cruise along the Rhine or Main. This tour allows tourists to get beautiful glimpses of the buildings and scenery. Visit these places in Frankfurt during your vacation and have a memorable time with your family members.
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