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Best Wine Festivals in Mainz 2024 – celebrate wine like a local!

When travelers talk of Mainz, words like ‘friendly’, ‘pleasant’, ‘cozy’, ‘beautiful’, ‘relaxed’ get mentioned. Of course, visitors also mention the cozy old town, the impressive cathedral, the historic market square, the leafy banks of the Rhine River… and the wine. Right, wine is huge in Mainz: the residents of Mainz are known for their love […]

3 Ideas for a Christmas Event in Mainz

If you are looking for options to host a Christmas events for your team, friends or colleagues in Mainz, how about these three ideas: Idea 1 for a Christmas Event: A festive wine tasting in one of Mainz’ most spectacular cellars Enjoy a guided wine tasting introducing wines fit for a Christmas dinner. Get to […]

A practical guide to Wine Tours from Frankfurt

If you are looking for a wine tour from Frankfurt, here are a couple of options and considerations:: Frankfurt as a base for wine tours Let’s start with an inconvenient truth: Frankfurt is not ideal as a base for wine tours in Germany. Frankfurt is not part of any wine region and doesn’t have wine […]

Vineyards in Rheingau

Wine Tours from Frankfurt: 5 Insider Tips

You find yourself with a day to spare in Frankfurt and you would like to explore vineyards nearby? Options for wine tours from Frankfurt are abundant – here are 5 regions to explore: Rheingau Wine Tour – historic wine region close to Frankfurt Get ready for a scenic journey to the picturesque Rheingau region, just […]

Weinhaus Bluhm - in the calm back alleys of Mainz' historic Old Town

Things to do in Mainz for Wine Lovers

Is Mainz worth a visit? Gutenberg Museum… the centuries old St Martin’s Cathedral… a quaint old town … the unique Chagall windows at St Stephan’s… Rhine River cruises – let’s look beyond those well-known reasons to visit Mainz. Few visitors know that Mainz is Great Wine Capital of Germany! In no other German city wine […]