Giebelstadt Tourism

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Giebelstadt is a municipality in the district of Würzburg in Bavaria in Germany. History of GiebelstadtThe town is the birthplace of Florian Geyer (1490–1525), also known as "Florian Geier from Giebelstadt", a Franconian nobleman who led the Black Company during the German Peasants' War resulting from the Protestant Reformation in Germany in the 16th century. Florian led the revolt to the Bishop's Residence in Würzburg where the revolt was repressed. In 1935, the construction of the Giebelstadt airfield was authorized. It was first operated by the German Luftwaffe in World War II. During this time, Adolf Hitler built an escape railroad track that led to the airfield, which was discovered by the U.S. Army in 1945. Giebelstadt supported 5,786 soldiers and their families during the U.S Army's 62-year history until its closure along with the U.S Forces draw down of Würzburg area in 2006. The airfield has since been renamed Giebelstadt Airport to host civilian flight operations. At the closer of the airfield it was found that their where more than 200 items of unexploded ordnance within and in the surrounding grounds of the barracks where single soldiers were housed. Scenery and CultureThe town is surrounded by fields characterized by a rolling landscape. Giebelstadt has a population of about 5,000 people, and has the largest volunteer fire department in its area. Giebelstadts population consists of 92% German, 5% Eastern European, 1% that of Asian, middle eastern and American Emergency Medical FacilitiesThe Giebelstadt Volunteer Fire Department is equipped and trained to respond to medical emergencies, "NOT ARZT" or Emergency on call Doctor can respond to situations within 10 minutes via Medical Air Evacuation where the patient will either be transferred to the Ochsenfurt Hospital known as Main Klinik, or the University Hospital Würzburg, depending on the nature of the injury. Noted ManufacturesThe largest employer in Giebelstadt is that of BAVARIA YACHT, a Bavarian Yacht company owned by American investors. The majority of sales are to Europe and Asia. Giebelstadt MetropolitanEẞfeld, Butthard, Sulzdorf, Krichheim, Gaubüttelbrunn, Allersheim, Gutzingen, Hoettingen, Gaurettersheim Tiefenhal, Geroldshausen


Is Giebelstadt in Germany on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. The nearest major city to Giebelstadt is Frankfurt. Frankfurt is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like The Main Tower, The Goethe House, Sachsenhausen. Also, to reach Giebelstadt, you'll have to take a flight to Frankfurt; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Giebelstadt*

  • Pollution Statistics in Giebelstadt

    Know the pollution level of Giebelstadt before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Giebelstadt: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Giebelstadt for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Giebelstadt.

    • Burglary and Theft 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 21.88 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 21.88 (Low)
    • Attacks 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 31.25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 96.88 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 21.88 (Low)
  • Living in Giebelstadt - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 81.33 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 80.62 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 83.33 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.97 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Giebelstadt

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Giebelstadt

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.73 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 85.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 105.97 USD

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