Imperial Cathedral in Bamberg on the Main river World Heritage Site old part of town
German Castles Road, Franconia, Bavaria, South Germany,
Nuremburg / Nuremberg / Nurnberg airport 57 km, Bayreuth 72 km, Wurzburg 96 km, Rothenburg ob der Tauber 136 km, Frankfurt airport 217 km

Picture 1 Bamberg old city hall in the middle of the Regnitz river
Picture 2 Bamberg "Little Venice"
Picture 3 Bamberg – old part of town
Picture 4 Bamberg Imperial Cathedral
Picture 5 Bamberg rose garden
Picture 6 Gasthaus Stahl is a real gem of a place, in that wonderful, scenic location
Picture 7 The old brick arch wine cellar of the winery Stahl

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Welcome in Hotel
Gasthaus Stahl

Winery Stahl
Wine list, Wine cellar

Farm Stahl
Meat, sausage

Road map, distances, parking, airport, railway, boat landing stages,

The "Kaiserdom" (Imperial Cathedral) of St. Peter and George can be tracked back to an endowment from Emperor Heinrich II, who in 1007 founded the Bamberg bishopric. In 1012 the first Cathedral was consecrated, though it later burned down. The next construction began in 1237-at the rise of the Gothic period from the Romantic-and gave the Cathedral her present character. Some of the most important attractions inside the Cathedral are; the "Bamberger Reiter" (1230), the grave of Emperor Heinrich II (past away 1025) and his wife Kunigunde von Tilman Rieman-schneider; the altar of Mary from Veit Stoß (1523); the grave of Bishop Friedrich von Hohenlohe; and the grave of Pope Clemens II.





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