Wertheim, Germany Cruise Port
When cruising to Wertheim, Germany expect to find some unique glasswork, friendly people and great wine in this quaint town. There are many exciting historic features that you will find such as The Wertheim Castle, built during the 12th century. Wertheim has its very own leaning tower - the Pointer Tower that was constructed during the 1200’s and leans because of hundreds of years of flooding. The Market Square, found a short distance in the middle of the town, is filled with quaint half-wooden buildings of different colors offering shopping, food and wines to be tasted. While in the Market Square, also be sure to try a fresh German pretzel at a small bakery! Wertheim has been famous for many years for its glass works, production of beads and other glassware. Below, we have listed a few of our favorite things to do when cruising to Wertheim, Germany:
Sample some of the Franconia wines, known all over Germany for their delicious wines, especially the vintage 2003 bottles.
Visit the Pointed Tower, known as Spitzer Turm, and learn more about the history and different uses of this historic landmark.
See the Bon-Apart gallery, a family owned glasswork gallery that has been in the family for over 150 years.
Eat the best pretzel you’ve ever had at the Fritz Frischmuth bakery that has been in the family for 13 generations.