The city and cultural center of Aschaffenburg impresses with its beautiful location along the Main River, its moderate climate, the spacious parks, and its magnificent castles. The Bavarian King Ludwig I. was so in love with this town that he gave it the title “my Bavarian Nice.”
- Johannisburg Castle: Dominating Renaissance structure (early 17th century) houses art galleries and museums.
- Collegiate Basilica St. Peter and Alexander: Built in the 10th century, features Romanesque cloister and art treasures.
- Pompeianum: Replica of a Roman villa from Pompeii, Italy, featuring colorful mosaics and murals
- Schönbusch Park: One of the oldest and biggest English gardens in Bavaria.