Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
Beilstein - A city full of historical treasures
Beilstein is a city in Württemberg known for its numerous historical buildings. Particularly worth seeing are the Hohenbeilstein Castle, the Lower Castle, and the Magdalene Church. The baroque town hall and various typical historical building forms are also worth a visit. A historical tour of the city and its surroundings is recommended to learn more about Beilstein's history.
The Hohenbeilstein Castle majestically towers over the city and offers a breathtaking view of the Bottwartal. The castle was built in the 12th century and once served as the residence of the Counts of Beilstein. Today, it is a popular destination for tourists and locals alike.
The Lower Castle is another impressive building in Beilstein. It was built in the 16th century and served as the residence of the Counts of Löwenstein-Wertheim. Today, it houses the town hall of the city.
The Magdalene Church is one of the oldest churches in Württemberg and dates back to the 13th century. It impresses with its Gothic architecture and its elaborate frescoes.
In addition to the historical sights, there is also a natural lake in the city forest that invites you to relax and unwind. Various options are available for sports and leisure activities.
A highlight in Beilstein's event calendar is the vineyard festival, which takes place every summer. Here, visitors can taste local wines and be swept away by the atmosphere of the festival. In June, there is also a city festival with music, food and drink, and various attractions. The Andreasmarkt in November is another highlight where arts and crafts and regional products are offered.
For sports enthusiasts, the Bottwartal Marathon takes place every year in October. Here, runners can prove their endurance and enjoy the beautiful landscape around Beilstein.
After an eventful day in Beilstein, those looking for a cozy accommodation should consider Gästehaus Hartwig
in Untergruppenbach. The hotel
is only 11 km from the Heilbronn Theater and offers its guests free Wi-Fi and free private parking. The property is located 11 km from Heilbronn Central Station and 12 km from the market square.
Overall, Beilstein offers a lot of variety for visitors interested in history, nature, or sports. Whether you want to explore the historical sights or prefer to participate in one of the many festivals - everyone will find something to their liking in Beilstein!
*This text has been compiled and rewritten from various sources. Unfortunately, errors and mistakes cannot be completely ruled out. Please understand if there is an error or if a sight is a bit further away. For your travel planning, please also consider other sources. Of course, we will correct any errors immediately. Feel free to send us an email with your correction suggestions. We would be very grateful for that.