24 hours in Frankfurt
Frankfurt is well known as the financial heart of Europe along with being a tourist hotspot. The skyscrapers of big banks are symbol of the metropolis...
Frankfurt is well known as the financial heart of Europe along with being a tourist hotspot. The skyscrapers of big banks are symbol of the metropolis on the Main owing to the name 'Mainhattan'. On the other hand, the city is deeply rooted with culture and tradition and one can experience the diversity in the historic buildings and museums.
Here's a tip for a perfect summer day in Frankfurt, starting with a bountiful breakfast and ending the day marveling the glittering skyline while taking a midnight stroll.
Begin a sunny day with a traditional German breakfast at one of the many cozy cafés in Frankfurt. Our pick is the Roseli Café. Situated in Frankfurt's bustling city centre, Roseli Café is a culinary gem: guests sit comfortably under a canopy of green while enjoying the café's sweet or savory breakfast delicacies, including Hoernchen, Kissinger, marmalade, cheese and cold cuts. After a sumptuous breakfast, we suggest a stroll along the river Main to breathe in the diverse culture of Frankfurt.
Arrive at the Museumsufer, an important location in Frankfurt adorned along the river Main. This unique boulevard of museums offers rich cultural exhibits ranging from applied arts and architecture to film, fine arts, Jewish history, antique sculptures and much more. The Städel Museum founded in 1817 is the most iconic of them all showcasing more than 700 years of art under one roof and much thought after traveling exhibitions.
No summer day is complete without a visit to the park. Choose between Palmengarten and Rothschildpark to relax and enjoy an idyllic summertime setting. Rothschildparkis a popular, serene picnic spot in a serene with a playground. Or explore tourist attractions like the Opera house, the unique Commerzbank tower build by I.M.Pei, the tallest tower in Frankfurt at 259m. The only observation deck is at the Main tower where unparalleled views of the city and Taunus region can be enjoyed.
Marvel at the glittering skyline of Frankfurt and stop to take a picture that will enclose memories to last for a lifetime before checking into one exquisite hotel like the traditional Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof, the chic Villa Kennedy - A Rocco Forte Hotel, Sofitel Frankfurt Opera that will promise the perfect end to the day!