Situated on the Rhine and flanked by the Black and Palatinate Forests, the young city of Karlsruhe stands ready to welcome visitors. The interesting radial city layout came to a former ruler of the province in a dream, and today allows visitors to easily walk to many great attractions, from museums to botanical gardens and the Karlsruhe Palace.
Top Karlsruhe Attractions
- Work your way out from the center of the circle, starting from Karlsruhe Palace, where you can view the entire iconic layout of the city from the tower
- Do some shopping in the market square and see the Karlsruhe Pyramid
- Enjoy local flora and fauna with a trip to the Zoological City Gardens
Hidden Gems in Karlsruhe
The entire city of Karlsruhe is something of a hidden gem and there are plenty of discoveries for you to make. Karlsruhe offers a diverse selection of attractions that highlight both the modern culture and the long history of the city, such as the Majolica Porcelain Manufactory Museum or the Turmberg Castle ruins.
Located near Germany’s border with France, Karlsruhe offers excellent German and international cuisine. Whether you want pasta, pizza, or to enjoy some ale in a beer garden, you can find it all by booking tickets to Karlsruhe. Karlsruhe is also internationally known for its energetic nightlife scene. Even though the bars are often within walking distance, the city has a “Nightliners” transportation service to get you back to your hotel safely.
Plan Your Karlsruhe Holiday
To enjoy cultural events and great weather, you should consider booking your flights to Karlsruhe during late spring or early summer. It is busier at this time, but you should still be able to find flight deals to Karlsruhe. If you visit during the autumn or winter you will still find plenty to do and it will also be easier to find cheap hotels in Karlsruhe. Land in Karlsruhe feeling refreshed when you fly with airberlin.