Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
is a city known for its historic buildings and sights. The market square is surrounded by half-timbered houses from the 17th and 18th centuries, and the Evangelical Lutheran parish church is considered the most significant Protestant church building of the second half of the 18th century in Hesse. The Upper Castle was built in the 12th century as a water castle, and the Baroque castle from 1740 was the former seat of the von Ebersberg family.
Another highlight in Gersfeld is the wildlife park, located about one kilometer southeast of the city center. On 50 hectares, visitors can admire and experience European wildlife species up close. The park also offers guided tours where you can learn a lot about the animals and their way of life.
For aviation enthusiasts, the German Gliding Museum on Wasserkuppe is an absolute must. Here you can learn about the history of gliding and see numerous aircraft.
There are also some interesting buildings to visit in the city itself, such as the Baroque castle, the park villa, and the town hall with an impressive glued timber construction.
For those looking for a cozy accommodation after an eventful day, we recommend Landgasthof Zum Stern Wasserkuppe Rhön
. The hotel
is located in Poppenhausen, about 21 km from Kreuzbergscha, and offers its guests comfortable amenities and an idyllic location in nature.
becomes particularly attractive with the Genius discount that registered users can receive. This way, you can save even more during your stay at Landgasthof Zum Stern Wasserkuppe Rhön
All in all, Gersfeld is a place with a lot of history and culture that has much to offer visitors. Whether you want to visit historic buildings or experience animals up close - everyone will find something here. And for those who want to relax after an eventful day, Landgasthof Zum Stern Wasserkuppe Rhön
offers a cozy accommodation with attractive discounts.
*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.