Ludwigshafen is a young and modern city. Nonetheless, it boasts cultural monuments like the "Pegelturm" (Gauge Tower) from 1900, or historical buildings like the former walt mill at the Rhine river banks, nowadays one of Ludwigshafen's landmarks. Relax at one of the many green spaces by the river Rhine during summer or stroll, cycle or jog along the Rhine Bank Promenade.
Mannheim is only a stone's throw away from Ludwigshafen. The city is located on the other side of the river Rhine. Mannheim is certainly an interesting city for culture and history enthusiasts, but also offers lots of highlight for gourmets. The must-sees in Mannheim include the Water Tower in the city centre and the park in front of it, the Technomuseum and Mannheim National Theatre. Enjoy a delicious dinner after a long day of sightseeing: Numerous restaurants international haute cuisine. Countless cafés, restaurants and bars line up at "Fressgass" (Grub Alley). There is something for everyone.
Grab your bike, hiking shoes or car and take off to the Rhine-Neckar region, a splendid day-trip destination for Ludwigshafen tourists. Cycle from Mannheim to Speyer with your whole family. There are lots of swimming spots and restaurants along the 20-km track. Once you arrive in Speyer, we recommend a visit to the Sealife Center aquarium where an exciting underwater world awaits you.
Hotel Excelsior Ludwigshafen