Welcome to Michelstadt
Michelstadt is a picturesque small town situated in the heart of the Odenwald. It’s famous for its historical town hall built in 1484 and the Christmas Market, with its enchanting atmosphere. In this medieval town, less than an one hour drive from Frankfurt or Heidelberg, you will have a good time: Whether you are visiting for vacation or business, you can expect to find excellent dining, entertainment and a rich cultural scene as well as hotels and accommodations.
Just stroll around the cobblestone streets, passing half-timbered houses and unique stores. You can see a lot of of impressive, well preserved buildings in Michelstadt: the Thieves Tower, the Kellerei, the Einhardsbasilika and Castle Fürstenau. And explore the surroundings, not only for their beauty but also to visit excavated ruins and recreated buildings of ancient Rome.
Large forests, peaks with overwhelming views and the charming valleys make Michelstadt and the Odenwald a popular destination for nature lovers. A wide variety of beautiful hiking and cycling areas are available around Michelstadt and within reasonable driving distance from the town. Also other outdoor activities like swimming and climbing provide great ways to enjoy yourself.
We can give useful information and advice concerning your stay in the area to help you make the most of your vacation. For personalized advice on planning your stay in Michelstadt, accommodation or to obtain tourist brochures, get in touch with the friendly team of the centrally located Gästeinformation (Tourist Information).
We hope to see you soon!