Wiesbaden Tourism

Visit Wiesbaden - Best of Wiesbaden

If you love your holidays to include a soothing bath in fortifying, natural hot springs and a drive down roads which embrace a vineyard as their own, then Wiesbaden is sure to make your next trip count.

The Spa capital of Germany, Wiesbaden is known for its natural Hot springs – 14 of which still stay active. Tourists from all over the world visit Wiesbaden to experience a beautiful weather and relax in the hot springs as they take in the many facets that the city offers. Capital of Hesse, Wiesbaden is located on the northern bank of the Rhine river. Due to its blissful weather, the west and east extremities of the city is known for its beautiful vineyards while the central city is an urban dream come true!

Wiesbaden has a rich history dating back to the Neolithic area. The Roman influences that date back to 6 AD and records which mention their rule in 121 AD in Germany are surely rare. But what truly stands out in the city is the history of its local tribes like the Alamanni who shook hands with the Romans to protect the city against other Germanic tribes. The 8th century marked the capture of the city by the Frankish Kingdom followed by many rulers over centuries, including Napoleon in the 1800s, who was deemed as the city’s protectors.A witness to the World War II and the Cold War, today the city embraces its intense history and maintains its stories within its monuments, streets and legacy.

In the 19th century, Wiesbaden was a hotspot for millionaires due to its exotic hot springs and soon it became a hub for gambling- marking its presence till today as a ‘Casino Capital’ in Germany.

Today, tourism in Wiesbaden has flourished like never before. Visitors from all over the world love the confluence of history and urban life that breathes in the city everyday.

Wiesbaden Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Wiesbaden tips for your visit

  • Carry extra warm clothes in winters, as the winters are known for fluctuating temperatures.
  • Do explore the pubs and clubs when in Wiesbaden. You will be surprised by its vibrant nightlife.
  • While in Wiesbaden, a dip in one of its natural hot-springs is a must!

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Facts and Stats for Wiesbaden*

  • Pollution Statistics in Wiesbaden

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

    • Air Pollution 31.82 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 40 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 45 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30 (Low)
  • Wiesbaden: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 65.63 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.13 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 65.63 (High)
    • Drug offense 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 31.25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 62.5 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 34.38 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 65.63 (High)
  • Living in Wiesbaden - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 43.86 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 40.88 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.42 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 63.89 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.67 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 147.86 (Very High)
    • 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 Wiesbaden

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.79 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 101.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 78.59 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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