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Top Choice Fortress in Koblenz

Festung Ehrenbreitstein

On the right bank of the Rhine, 118m above the river, this fortress proved indestructible to all but Napoleonic troops, who levelled it in 1801. To prove a point, the Prussians rebuilt it as one of Europe’s mighties…
European in Koblenz

Schiller's

At the Hotel Stein, 2km north of the city centre across the Moselle, Michelin-starred Schiller's utilises premium ingredients like white asparagus, scampi, foie gras, truffles and smoked sea urchin roe in its artist…
German in Koblenz

Winninger Weinstube

A cavernous stone building that once housed a museum is now a restaurant and wine bar serving local specialities such as Koblenzer Saumagen (stuffed pig's stomach), Riesling-marinated pork knuckle, liver and potato …
Museum in Koblenz

Mittelrhein-Museum

Spread over 1700 sq metres of the striking glass Forum Confluentes building, Koblenz' Mittelrhein-Museum's displays span 2000 years of the region’s history, including artworks, coins, ceramics, porcelain, furniture,…
Wine Bar in Koblenz

Alte Weinstube Zum Hubertus

Specialising in Rhine and Moselle wines by the glass and/or bottle, rustic Alte Weinstube Zum Hubertus occupies a half-timbered house dating from 1689, with an open fireplace, antique furniture and dark-wood panelli…
Square in Koblenz

Deutsches Eck

At the point of confluence of the Moselle and the Rhine, the ‘German Corner’ is dominated by a soaring statue of Kaiser Wilhelm I on horseback, in the bombastic style of the late 19th century. After the original was…
Castle in Koblenz

Schloss Stolzenfels

A vision of crenellated towers, ornate gables and medieval-style fortifications, Schloss Stolzenfels rises above the Rhine’s left bank 5km south of the city centre. In 1823, the future Prussian king Friedrich Wilhel…
Cafe in Koblenz

Einstein

Grilled calf's liver with masala jus; gilthead, tiger prawn and lime risotto; ribbon noodles with feta, spinach and tomatoes; and chocolate cannelloni with almond mascarpone and orange sorbet are among the choices a…
Church in Koblenz

Liebfrauenkirche

In the Altstadt, the arched walkway at Am Plan square’s northeastern corner leads to the Catholic Liebfrauenkirche, built in a harmonious hotchpotch of styles. Of Romanesque origin, it has a Gothic choir (check out …
International in Koblenz

Da Vinci

At this refined Michelin-starred restaurant, inspired multi-course menus served at white-clothed tables might include Riesling-cured salmon with trout roe and pickled asparagus, or lamb with sweet potato doughnuts a…