Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
is a charming town in the Taunus region, known for its historic buildings and sports activities. TSG Eppstein
is the largest sports club in the town, offering a variety of sports including handball, athletics, lawn power sports, boules, table tennis, triathlon, gymnastics and fitness. So if you are a sports enthusiast, there are plenty of opportunities to get active here.
In addition to TSG, there are other organizations such as Lions Club, Bürgerstiftung and DRK that are committed to the well-being of the community and regularly organize events and activities. Annual events include the Eppsteiner
Castle Run), mountain bike races and the Burgfestspiele (Castle Festival). The Eppsteiner
Burglauf is a popular running competition through the picturesque old town and around the castle. The mountain bike race takes place through the Taunus Nature Park and offers spectacular views of the surroundings. The Burgfestspiele is a cultural highlight in summer with theater performances and concerts in the historic castle complex.
The ruins of Eppstein
Castle dominate the old town center and are an impressive example of medieval architecture. The castle was built in the 12th century and served as protection against enemy attacks. Today visitors can explore the ruins and enjoy panoramic views of the surroundings.
There are also other historic buildings such as Talkirche (Talk Church) and Kaisertempel (Emperor's Temple). Talkirche was built in the 13th century and is an example of Gothic architecture. Kaisertempel was built in the 19th century and served as a memorial for Emperor Wilhelm I.
The Old Cemetery is a small green area with historic gravestones and a war memorial. Here visitors can take a peaceful walk and discover the history of the town.
If you are looking for accommodation, Panorama Hotel
is an excellent choice. The family-run hotel
garni welcomes you in Glashütten, a quiet small town in the heart of the Taunus Nature Park. The hotel
offers comfortable rooms with modern amenities and breathtaking views of the surroundings.
You can even get a Genius discount on accommodation at Panorama Hotel
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offers a wealth of sights and activities for visitors of all ages. Whether you are interested in history, culture or sports - there is something for everyone to discover here!
*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.