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Where is Oberwesel?
The town of Oberwesel is located in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate. It is home to 2843 people and borders the state of Hesse. The river Rhine is of great economic importance and goods are still moved by water. Today, tourism is a significant industrial sector.
What’s the weather like in Oberwesel?
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What to do in Oberwesel?
Visitors to Oberwesel can choose from a wide range of leisure activities such as guided city walks, hikes, bus tours, guided tours for kids or a relaxed evening at a local winegrower. Waymarked hiking trails wind through beautiful scenery, and the view of the river Rhine is best enjoyed on the Rhine cycle path. More ambitious bikers will find challenging tours in the side valleys, featuring winding roads up Hunsrück Mountain. The unique history of the Upper Middle Rhine Valley is best explored on one of the guided tours through Oberwesel and Sankt Goar. The landmark of Oberwesel is Schönburg Castle, towering above the town since the 12th century. The 25m gate tower is visible from far away. Today, the castle accommodates a museum and a hotel. The outdoor deck on the top provides a stunning view of the Rhine Valley. Schönburg Castle can either be reached by foot in 30 mins on a steep path or by car. Parking spots are available. Other sights in Oberwesel are the town wall, Liebfrauen Church or Minorites Monastery.
What’s going on in Oberwesel?
Rhineland-Palatinate is the seventh most populous state in Germany, being home to around four million people. The capital Mainz is the most populous city, but Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Koblenz, Trier and Kaiserslautern are also major cities. Other places of excursion are Sankt Goar with the Lorelei and exclusive catering service. The 85km German wine route is famous beyond the borders of the region. The region’s climate is ideal for winegrowing - stable temperatures and sunny weather are perfect for the grapes. In case you are still looking for a suitable hotel, check out our hotel recommendations on our live webcam – you will find the perfect hotel!