Guided tours through Bad Cannstatt


Round trips in and outside of the oldtown

The guided tours can be arranged individually regarding the number of persons, the time schedule or the interests of the participants. Even sightseeing tours beyond the borders of the old town are possible, e.g. to the Kursaal (spa house).

Arrangements including  a visit of the Gottlieb Daimler Memorial, a dinner in one of the lovely wine restaurants or cake and coffee in the afternoon are completing the offer. For additional on-site activities are tips or even active help available.


Event tour "Around the cavalry casern" with winetasting

The cavalry casern in Bad Cannstatt
Cavalry casern

The cavalry casern in Bad Cannstatt is a historical site by many reasons.  It is built on  travertin rock which was mined in quarries nearby and has been shipped all over the world. Furthermore there are ruins of an old roman cavalry fort under a part of the area. Its force protected a big street crossing and a roman town in the valley.
Also nearby there is the oldest cemetary of Stuttgart with many celebreties burried there. Last but not least you can enjoy a wonderful view over Bad Cannstatt and all its sights. There is a lot to tell about this area.

 

Duration: app. 1.5h

Meeting point: in front of the warehouse in the market street (Marktstraße)

Charges: 125 Euros up to 25 persons, each additional person 5 Euros extra

All prices are exclusive of VAT

 

During the Tour you taste three wines of the vine dressers of Bad Cannstatt. A non-alcoholic alternative is grape juice from bad Cannstatt. The additional price per Person is 4,50 Euros incl. VAT.


From a roman bath to a farming community

Marktstraße Bad Cannstatt
The market street

The oldtown of Bad Cannstatt holds a lot of secrets. They are told in legends and stories wthin this round trip through the middle age alleys. Amongst others it leads to the oldest house in the city of Stuttgart, the statue of a naked German president or the gothic town church, which the twon did not own at all.

 

 

 

 

 

Duration: app. 1.5h

Meeting point: in front of the warehouse in the market street (Marktstraße)

Charges: 125 Euros up to 25 persons, each additional person 5 Euros extra

All prices are exclusive of VAT


From a spa town to an industrial city

Gottlieb-Daimler-Gedächtnisstätte
The Gottlieb Daimler Memorial

Nothing is more inconsistent to a spa town with cultural happenings than an industrial city with factories and supply traffic. Bad Cannstatt was both. This is nowhere better to be shown than in the spa park, where the automobile was envented nearby the Kursaal (entertainment hall). From this place the tour leads to the historical oldtown with its minreal fountains and wine restaurants.

 

 

 

Duration: app. 2.5h

Meeting point: at the Gottlieb Daimler  memorial (Gedächtnisstätte)

Charges: 175 Euros up to 25 persons, each additional person 5 Euros extra

All prices are exclusive of VAT


Travertin - the mineral water marmor

Travertinpark Bad Cannstatt
Alte Maschinen im Travertinpark

A Guided tour through the Travertin Park. It includes interesting stories about archeological findings, geological specialties, mineral water and its direct impact on our environment as well as the history of the local stone drivage.

 

Duration: app. 1.5h

Meeting point: at the wine dresser association, Rommelstraße

Charges: 125 Euros up to 25 persons, each additional person 5 Euros extra

All prices are exclusive of VAT

 

 

 

A wine tasting at the wine dresser association of Bad Cannstatt is available in addition:

Wine tasting with 6 wines: 20,– EUR per person

A swabian Snack platter with assorted sausage and cheese specialities is available at a price of  8,– EUR per person.

A festive buffet or a gourmet menu is possible on application.

 


From starving to shinding

Das Cannstatter Volksfest bei Nacht.
Das Cannstatter Volksfest bei Nacht.

The history of the Cannstatter Volksfest in a guided tour over the fairground. The worlds biggest carney event has a unique history of origins and comes up with exciting happenings and entertaining anecdotes. Furthermore this tour is about the multifarious use of the Wasen, the area where the Voksfest takes place, amongst others as a drill ground or an airfield.

 

 

 

 

Only when the Volksfest takes place at the end of September and the beginning of October.

Duration: app. 1.5h

Meeting point: At the underground station Mercedesstraße upon the König-Karl-Brücke (bridge)

Charges: 125 Euros up to 25 persons, each additional person 5 Euros extra

All prices are exclusive of VAT