Eberbach Abbey, Eltville am Rhein

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Eberbach Abbey , founded in 1136, soon became one of the largest and most active monasteries of Germany--due in a large part to the economic success of its vineyards and wine production. Tour the wine cellars, and taste the locally produced wine, or go for a stroll in the picturesque, walled vineyards. Enjoy a meal in the cozy restaurant, and explore the many buildings that make up the monastery. Check ahead online for the different tour options, or buy an audio guide there to learn about the history of this impressive place. Use our Eltville am Rhein day trip tool to arrange your visit to Eberbach Abbey and other attractions in Eltville am Rhein.
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  • Crosster Eberbach is a mecca for Germany wine lovers. Here, specially delicious wine has been put in a special storehouse (mold net) Germany wine Grade "Wall net" was made, and Steinberger was brewed here once. The ruins of the church were also the location of the movie "The Name of the Rose". It is a remote away from the village, but there is a route bus, too.
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  • Great architecture, and lots of history - an excellent tour guide really made it come alive. And it was all helped by several large glasses of wine on the way around. I gave up German wine about 25 ye...  more »
  • Nice place to spend some time with business partners or friends. Good food and beautiful surrounding. But take some warm clothes with you if you want to visit the Abbey. It's cold inside, even in summer!
  • We had a great time at the Abbey. The tour and wine tasting was interesting and fun. Our dinner was delicious. Definitely recommended.
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