Traveling is all about feeling inspired, making discoveries and creating unforgettable memories. And all of that starts with doing a bit of research into your destination! Are you ready to discover a few key details about Bamberg?
Bamberg is located 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the east of Frankfurt, a well-known city.
There are around about 70,000 friendly locals that reside in this corner of Franconia.
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Touching down at Nuremberg Airport (NUE)? After you've jumped off the plane and collected your luggage, central Bamberg will be only 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north away.
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If your flight lands at Nuremberg Airport, you can pretty much pick up a car on the runway. Two of the best outlets are Alamo Rent A Car and Enterprise.
In the center of town, you'll find Europcar at Ludwigstr 6 Bahnhof Railway Deliver. Its central location makes for a straightforward pick up. Another comparable option is Hertz at Jaeckstrasse 27.
Sightseers should visit Bamberg Cathedral and Old Palace. Are you after more things to do in this bustling city? New Residence and Michaelsberg Monastery will keep you busy.
Enjoy a bite to eat and buy yourself a souvenir at Green Market.
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If you're looking for a local government building and a historic point of interest, venture to Old Town Hall.
But that's not all there is.
You can stop by St. Martin's Church. Even though this local house of worship is frequented by tourists, you need to find out the rules for visiting if you'd like to spend some time inside the actual building.
Eckersdorf is located only 25 miles (40 kilometers) away from Bamberg. Visit this locality for easy access to some outstanding sights like Bayreuth Festival Theater and the Richard Wagner Museum. Just 25 miles (40 kilometers) away you'll find Neunhofer Forst, another nearby area worth visiting. It's a handy place to access unmissable attractions such as Frauenkirche and the Nuremberg Castle.
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