Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
is a city with many sights and leisure activities. One of the most famous landmarks of the city is the Wilhelmsturm, which towers over the old town on a hill. From here, you have a breathtaking view over the city and the surrounding area. Those interested in the history of the tower can visit the museum inside and learn more about its creation and use.
Another highlight is Dillenburg
Castle, which was built in the 16th century. The casemates, underground vaults that once served as a defense system, are particularly impressive. Today, you can take guided tours here and learn more about the history of the castle.
For those interested in economic history, Villa Grün is a must-see. The museum shows the development of the textile industry in Dillenburg
and provides insights into the lives of workers in the factories.
There are also plenty of hiking and cycling trails in Dillenburg
. The Rothaarsteig runs through the city and offers spectacular views of the surrounding landscape. The Dilltal cycle path runs along the river Dill and is particularly popular with families.
is also located on several holiday routes, including the German Timber-Frame Road and the Lahn Holiday Route. Here you can admire historic half-timbered houses and visit cozy towns.
For culture lovers, there is also plenty to discover in Dillenburg
. The Dillenburger
Bach Week attracts music lovers from all over the world every year. The medieval Schlossberg Spectacle takes visitors back in time.
Horse lovers should plan a visit to Landgestüt Hessen, where regular horse shows take place. The historic Hofgarten with its baroque gardens is also worth a visit.
Those who like to observe animals should visit Wildpark Donsbach. Here, native animal species such as red deer, wild boars and foxes live in a natural environment.
For an overnight stay, the lovingly restored Hotel Liebezeit - formerly Hotel Dillenburg
on Hüttenplatz in the heart of the medieval city is recommended. The rooms are individually furnished and exude an antique atmosphere. The traffic-calmed location ensures a pleasant tranquility during your stay.
offers a wide range of activities for tourists and locals alike. Whether you want to explore the history of the city, be active in sports or simply enjoy nature - everyone will find something suitable here.
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