Frankfurt is a modern business city in Germany, situated on the river Main and is an important tourist hub. There are several activities which offer many opportunities for an adventure holiday in Frankfurt. The green areas around Frankfurt have several hiking trails to suit every kind of hiker. In fact there is a beautiful 64 km hiking trail which is mostly on natural paths and can be easily reached by public transport. Near Frankfurt there is a climbing forest with eleven different climbing courses, ranging from easy for kids, to extremely difficult for seasoned climbers. Tandem skydiving, House running from a hotel roof, Helicopter rides , Ice skating, water parks , Segway tours, cycling tours, swimming, sailing – a Frankfurt adventure tour package guarantees fun, frolic and fitness for all ages.
Q.What is the best time to visit Frankfurt?
An adventure trip to Frankfurt would be best in the summer months of June to August to enjoy all the outdoor as well as water related activities. Hiking and bicycling can be done in late Spring to enjoy the pleasant weather and the green landscapes. For snow fun and ice skating, December and January would be the best months.
Q.Duration of and adventure trip to Frankfurt?
Although the duration of an adventure holiday to Frankfurt would depend on the activities chosen, at least 3 days should be allotted, and even more if some sightseeing is to be included. Some adventure activities and hiking trails are situated outside the city, and would take an entire day or more.
Q.How much does it cost to adventure holiday in Frankfurt?
Cost of a Frankfurt adventure holiday would depend a lot on the nature of activities planned. However, for accommodation, meals and transport, about Rs 15,000 per person per day should be budgeted. Adventure activities would range from free for a self guided hiking tour to about Rs 15,000 for tandem skydiving.
Q.What are the top adventure activities in Frankfurt?
Hiking or bicycling along beautiful trails like Schwanheimer Düne or the Mainfähre loop , the Eiserner Steg loop ; sailing, climbing in Taunus, helicopter rides, tandem skydiving, house running down a building wall, Segway tours are some of the top adventure things to do in Frankfurt, which can send your pulse racing.
Q.What are the top items in Frankfurt cuisine?
Frankfurt offers some food items unique to the area . One must try the Frankfurter Würstchen, rindwurst , Frankfurter Rippchen, the greensauce which is a local favourite and served with boiled eggs, mashed potatoes and sometimes beef. While the rest of Germany is passionate about its beer, Frankfurters enjoy their Äppelwoi – an apple wine with a cider like taste. Several restaurants offer diverse dishes from around the globe to suit every requirement.
Q.What is the best way to get around in Frankfurt?
Frankfurt lies on the Rhine – Main Transport network, making it very well connected to the nearby areas, which is very convenient for an adventure holiday in Frankfurt, as some activities are located around the main city. The integrated Frankfurt transport system, comprising of trains , buses and trams is very well developed and easy to follow. The S-Bahn can be taken to travel to the suburbs.
Q.What is the best way to reach Frankfurt?
Being an important financial and tourist hub, Frankfurt is very well connected by air, and there are several flights from India to reach Frankfurt , directly or with a stopover. However, if you have booked a Frankfurt adventure package from any other city in Europe, then trains are your best option as the German ICE network and the European train network connects Frankfurt to many destinations of Europe.
Q.Are there adventure packages offered in Frankfurt?
You can book a Frankfurt adventure holiday package from the various operators that provide many such packages. You can also book a standard package and add on your preferred adventure activities at an extra cost. It would be best to compare the various packages offered and choose the one which best fulfills your requirements.
Q.What season is best for adventure in Frankfurt?
The summer months of June to August , and even late spring, April to May would be the best season to plan an adventure trip to Frankfurt. Water activities like swimming, sailing or water adventure parks will best be enjoyed during summer. Hiking along the beautiful green meadows would be ideal during late spring.