Limburg an der Lahn is a town and the capital of Limburg-Weilburg district located in the Hesse region of Germany. Limburg an der Lahn stands on the river Lahn and has the popularity of about 34,000 people. The town is located in natural Limburg Basin of the Rhenish Slate Mountains and is surrounded by the ranges of the Taunus and Westerwald. The town of Limburg an der Lahn leads its history from the early middle-ages, when it was an important trade route. It is said that the first castle constructions were built here in the beginning of the 9th century.
Limburg an der Lahn is a town with a long history that managed to preserve many historical monuments and architectural buildings. One of the main sights of the town is St. George’s Cathedral as well as the Lahn Bridge with the six century history. The other attractions of Limburg an der Lahn are Limburger Staurothek, Museum Limburg Navy Museum, the Altstadt, Limburger Schloss of the 13th century and other interesting historical monuments. In Limburg an der Lahn there is also preserved the Old Town with many timber houses of 13-19th centuries.
In addition to the historical monuments of Limburg an der Lahn you can visit interesting cultural events. The main events take place in the Theatre, where the cabaret troupe “Thing” has been performing for almost 25 years.
Limburg an der Lahn can also offer its tourists many rental possibilities. Here you can book hotel accommodation in the Hesse region as well as Limburg an der Lahn area. The most popular hotels of the region are Vila Vita Hotel & Residenz Rosenpark Marburg, The Westin Grand Frankfurt, Romantik Hotel Zimmermann and others. The cottages of Hesse are located in the picturesque area and offer the tourists all the modern facilities and services. The atmosphere of this medieval town will allow you to have tranquil vacations and put off the daily routine.