Hochheim am Main is a town in the Main-Taunus district of the German state of Hesse. It is located near the right bank of the Main River three miles above its confluence with the Rhine, as well as on the German Timber-Frame Road. There is a historical reference to Hochheim in the chronicles as early as the 8th century. Hochheim is the site of an Austrian military victory over the French Empire on 7 November 1813. Located in the Rheingau, Hochheim has historically been a centre of the wine trade. The English word "hock", a generic term for Rhine wine, is derived from Hochheim. Local children attend school in Hochheim until the Year 11 (UK) or 10th grade (US). After that, if they choose to continue with their education, they have to attend schools in Wiesbaden or Mainz. Hochheim's twin towns are Le Pontet and Waupaca, Wisconsin
* Old Town of Hochheim am Main with the old cemetery
* South of Hochheim am Main Wikipedia
Planning a vacation to Hochheim Am Main in Germany? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. The nearest major city to Hochheim Am Main is Mainz. Mainz is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like The Main Tower, The Goethe House, Sachsenhausen. Also, to reach Hochheim Am Main, you'll have to take a flight to Mainz; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Hochheim Am Main can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.
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