Top Frankfurt Attractions, Sight Tours Package Tickets
The best way to get an overview of Frankfurt is to take a city sightseeing tour when you arrive, choose either the city highlights bus tour or the sightseeing cruise. Culture Vultures will be glad to hear that they can save up to 50% on entrance fees to the cities top museums and attractions with a Frankfurt Card whilst for those looking to let their hair down and try a tipple at the traditional apple wine bar with like-minded party people, a trip to Alt-Sachsenhausen with the pub crawl tour is a must-do.
When you tire of the city and want to see medieval castles, historic towns, and stunning scenery just book to go on one of the many day tours that are available. Visit the historic towns of Heidelberg, Rothenburg, and Rüdesheim and see the stretch of Rhine Valley that's been declared a UNESCO world heritage site. The famous spa town of Baden-Baden in the Black Forest is a must-see and you can even step foot into France by crossing the French/German border with a day trip to Strasbourg.
To help you get the most from your visit to Frankfurt we have done the research for you, hand-picking the top-rated and most interesting attractions and tours in and around the city. We have even compared the prices and read the reviews so that all the information you need is compiled on one page. All you have to do is find your passport and pack your bag!
2018 - Comparing Top Frankfurt Tourist Attractions Package Deals
Duration: Approximately 5.5 hours
(241 reviews) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €79.00, Viator: €80.56 ...
What Is It: A half-day guided tour to the city of Heidelberg. Heidelberg is a beautiful city with Renaissance architecture located on the River Neckar. It is famous for its castle ruins and its university, the oldest in Germany. What You’ll Do: Depart Frankfurt and travel by coach to Heidelberg. Visit Heidelberg Castle ruins and see the worlds largest wine barrel. Explore the old town and visit the prestigious university. What It Includes: Entrance fee to Heidelberg Castle Return transport to Frankfurt. A knowledgeable English/German speaking guide. What Travellers Say About It: This trip receives superb reviews, most visitors giving it top marks of 5/5. Everyone agrees that this is a superb trip with a friendly and knowledgeable guide. They describe the trip as "A Very Enjoyable Day', 'A Highly Recommended Tour', 'Would Do It Again'. Is It Right For Me: Great for people who want to see outside of Frankfurt. Ideal introduction to the city if you don't have much time. A must-do for visitors who like architecture, history and sightseeing in beautiful surroundings.
Duration: 50-100 minutes depending on upstream or downstream tour.
(5 reviews) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €8.80, Viator: €9.78 ...
What Is It: A city sightseeing cruise along the river Main in Frankfurt. Pass by some of Frankfurts top riverside sights such as Frankfurt Cathedral or the European Central Bank. Great skyline views of Frankfurts tallest building; Europaturm. What You’ll Do: Cruise up or down the river Main depending on the tour you book. Sit back and relax as you watch the city skyline go past and some of the top attractions. Learn about the sights you're passing with audio commentary in English. What It Includes: 50-90 minute boat ride. Audio commentary through headphones in English. See sights such as the European Central Bank, Frankfurt Cathedral, and Europaturm. What Travellers Say About It: This tour has received high reviews with an overall rating of between 4-5/5. Visitors to Frankfurt have described this boat tour as 'Very Relaxing', 'An Enjoyable Ride with Good Views', and 'Well Worth The Hour'. They recommend it to other visitors to Frankfurt. Is It Right For Me: An enjoyable way to see the historic and modern parts of the city. A good introduction to the city of Frankfurt for first time visitors. Good for the whole family, no complaints of tired feet through having to walk!
Duration: 1 Day or 2 Day
(1 review) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €10.50, Viator: €10.70 ...
What Is It: A 1 or 2 day sightseeing discount card. Receive up to 50% off entrance to selected museums and sightseeing attractions plus discounts on restaurants and shopping. The Frankfurt Card also entitles you to free public transport in the city. What You’ll Do: Save money on sightseeing attractions! Enjoy free public transport within the city and to the airport. Save money at restaurants and shops. What It Includes: 50% off entrance fee's to top museums including MMK, Anne Frank Educational Centre, Goethe House, any many more. Up to 25% off theater shows. 10% off in selected shops and restaurants. What Travellers Say About It: The Frankfurt Card receives very good reviews from travellers, the majority giving it 4.5 or 5 star ratings. Visitors say the card is easy to use and excellent value for money. People have said 'The card easily paid for itself' and 'An excellent experience, I would highly recommend'. Is It Right For Me: Great for visitors to Frankfurt who know they will visit a lot of the top attractions and want to save money. Also good for those who will travel by public transport a lot within the city, or to the airport. A group ticket option also makes it great for families and friends who are traveling together.
Duration: Full day or Half-Day
(462 reviews) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €94.00, Viator: €85.57 ...
What Is It: A half day or full day guided trip to the UNESCO Rhine Valley. A relaxing steamer boat ride down the River Rhine taking in the surrounding landscape. Stop for a delicious meal and wine tasting in a riverside tavern. What You’ll Do: Travel by coach past picturesque villages, castles, and vineyards to meet the boat. Take a relaxing ride down the River Rhine on a steamer boat (Summer only). Enjoy sightseeing, a meal, and wine tasting. What It Includes: Return coach trip plus boat trip (Summer only) to the Rhine Valley. Wine tasting plus a meal in a small tavern. Fully narrated tour with a multilingual guide. What Travellers Say About It: This trip comes highly recommended having received an overall score of 4/5 on TripAdvisor. Travelers have described the trip as 'Awesome', 'Fantastic', and 'Very Enjoyable'. People say that it's well worth the money and that the guide is really great. Is It Right For Me: Perfect if you want to sightsee plus enjoy some local wine! A good trip for couples and friends traveling without children. Photographers and those who appreciate the beauty of our world will enjoy this trip.
Duration: 5 hours+
(57 reviews) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €15.00 ...
What Is It: A 5 hour pub crawl through Frankfurts famous Alt-Sachsenhausen every Friday and Saturday night. Visit an apple wine pub, an Irish pub, a cocktail bar, and a karaoke bar. Enjoy a night filled with fun, laughter, and alcohol! What You’ll Do: Visit 4 bars in the Alt-Sachsenhausen district. Enjoy a welcome schnapps and free shots throughout the night. Have a great fun-filled evening with your guide and other people in your group. What It Includes: A lively guide to take you from bar to bar. Free VIP entrance to every bar you visit on the tour. 1 free shot at each bar plus free shots on the route between. What Travellers Say About It: This tour receives fantastic reviews on GetYourGuide and Tripadvisor. People have said this tour is 'A really Great Night', 'More fun than I thought it would be'. Everyone agrees that the guide is what makes this evening something to remember. Is It Right For Me: Great for solo travelers who want to socialise and enjoy themselves whilst keeping safe with the group. A great way to discover the best places to go back to on following nights. Great for those looking to have some fun and let their hair down for the night.
Duration: Full Day Trip - 9 Hours.
(39 reviews) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €168.00, Viator: €171.00 ...
What Is It: A day trip to Rothenburg, one of Germany's best-preserved medieval towns. See the half-timbered houses and other historic monuments with a guided walking tour. Visit the town's top churches and museums before exploring the streets on your own. What You’ll Do: Travel from Frankfurt to the town of Rothenburg by coach. Walk Rothenburg's winding streets with a knowledgeable guide on a walking tour. See the Jakobskirche, the historic half-timbered houses, turreted city gates, town hall, and much more. What It Includes: Return transport by coach from Frankfurt to Rothenburg. A bilingual (English/German) guide. Entrance to either St Jacob's Church or a museum. What Travellers Say About It: This guided tour gets good reviews on GetYourGuide, Viator, and Tripadvisor with the majority of people saying they had a fantastic day. Visitors have said this about the trip: 'A great day out in a beautiful town' 'A great guide to show us all the places', 'Not to be missed!'. Travelers agree that the guide is helpful and knowledgeable. Is It Right For Me: Great if you want to escape the city to see a historic German town. Ideal for culture vultures and history lovers. The best of both worlds with a guide to tell you about the town and its sites as well as free time to explore on your own.
Duration: Approximately 10 hours
(135 reviews) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €168.00, Viator: €171.00, Viator: €230.00 ...
What Is It: A full day trip visiting the German town of Baden-Baden in the Black Forest and the French town of Strasbourg. Baden-Baden is a famous spa town whilst Strasbourg is a cosmopolitan city. The tour benefits from an expert guide as well as allowing you free time to explore. What You’ll Do: In Baden-Baden you will explore the elegant spa town before visiting Lake Mummelsee. In Strasbourg you will visit the historical town center which is a UNESCO World Heritage site and take a canal boat ride. In Strasbourg you have more free time to explore the city on your own. What It Includes: Return travel by coach from Frankfurt. A professional multilingual guide. Entrance fee for Strasbourg Canal boat ride. What Travellers Say About It: With an overall rating of 4.5 it's safe to say that visitors love this trip! It is described as ''A fun way to see Germany and France during a quick trip.'' Travellers say that the tour guide keeps the group engaged with interesting information not purely historical facts. Is It Right For Me: If you're trying to visit as many places as possible in as short amount of time as possible this is the trip for you! Great for couples and friends/family but a bit of a long day for the kids. The plus side is that you get to say you visited France + Germany, the downside is a lot of driving with not so much time for sightseeing.
Duration: 14 hours
(55 Reviews) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €168.00, Viator: €171.00, Viator: €230.00, Viator: €304.00 ...
What Is It: A sightseeing day trip to Neuschwanstein Castle and the medieval town of Rothenburg. See two of Germany's most famous attractions in 1 day. Learn about these two places from a multilingual guide who will travel with you. What You’ll Do: Visit the castle that inspired Walt Disney's Sleeping Beauty. Explore the medieval town of Rothenburg on a walking tour. Enjoy free time at both places. What It Includes: Return travel by coach from a central Frankfurt location. Skip-the-line entrance with audio tour at Neuschwanstein Castle. A walking tour with bilingual guide at Rothenburg What Travellers Say About It: This tour has an overall rating of 4.5/5 on Tripadvisor and Viator. One visitor described it as 'A fantastic tour which I highly recommend! Travellers say that the guide is very informative and the majority agree that it's a fantastic trip though there's too much driving time! Is It Right For Me: A great way to see 2 of Germany's top attractions. Anyone who loves sightseeing will enjoy this trip including photographers, architecture fans, and history lovers. There is a lot of driving involved so make sure you're comfortable with coach travel and don't suffer from motion sickness!
Duration: 9 hours
(134 reviews) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €168.00, Viator: €171.00, Viator: €230.00, Viator: €304.00, Viator: €106.00 ...
What Is It: 2 tours in 1 day - Frankfurt City Highlights and the Rhine Valley River Cruise with Wine Tasting. See the best of old and new Frankfurt on the 1 hour city highlights tour. Then, see the stretch of Rhine Valley that's UNESCO World Heritage listed. What You’ll Do: See Frankfurt Cathedral, Romer town hall, St Paul's Church, Goethe House, Hauptwache plaza and the European banking center. Visit the Rhine Valley and take a steamer boat cruise down the River Rhine and see the medieval town of Rudesheim. Stop for lunch and wine tasting at a riverside tavern. What It Includes: Lunch and wine tasting. City Bus Tour and River cruise with audio guide. Guided tour around Rudesheim town. What Travellers Say About It: This tour gets top marks from the majority of reviewers. 'Fantastic', 'This Tour Was Amazing', and 'A Very Enjoyable Boat Trip' are comments made by happy travellers. People say that the tour is very well organized and the tour guide is friendly and knowledgeable. Is It Right For Me: Perfect for travelers short on time as they can see the most important parts of Frankfurt city and experience the Rhine Valley all in 1 day. Culture Vultures will love this sightseeing trip. Good for couples as well as solo travelers but a bit of a long day for kids.
Duration: 11 hours
(103 reviews) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €168.00, Viator: €171.00, Viator: €230.00, Viator: €304.00, Viator: €106.00, Viator: €160.00 ...
What Is It: See 2 places in the German countryside in 1 day with this combo tour. Heidelberg is a medieval town with castle known for being the home of Germany's oldest university. The Rhine Valley is a UNESCO World Heritage listed site. What You’ll Do: See the castle, university and explore the old town at Heidelberg on a guided tour. Enjoy a steamer boat river cruise down through the Rhine Valley. Enjoy dinner at a riverside restaurant as well as a wine tasting session. What It Includes: Return coach travel from Frankfurt to Heidelberg and the Rhine Valley. Dinner and a wine tasting session. A guided tour of Heidelberg with entry to the castle and a river cruise in the Rhine Valley What Travellers Say About It: One happy traveler says "this was one of my favourite tours". Others say "The Rhine Valley is amazing" and "The trip was great". People highly recommend it to others and most people rate it with 4/5 or 5/5 reviews. Is It Right For Me: If you love sightseeing and want to see as much of Germany as possible in just 1 trip, this is for you. Perfect for people who love medieval history and architecture, countryside scenery, and exploring old towns. There's a lot of travel time on the coach so this trip is not recommended for anyone who suffers from motion sickness nor those traveling with young kids as it's a long day.
Duration: All day ticket / 60minute loop.
(133 reviews) Compare Tickets: GetYourGuide: €15.16, Viator: €15.16 ...
What Is It: A hop-on-hop-off Frankfurt city sightseeing bus tour. Travel on an open-top double decker bus past the top attractions in the old city and new financial district. The journey loop takes 60 minutes if you stay on the bus and don't hop on and hop off. What You’ll Do: Travel on the blue sightseeing tourist bus around the city of Frankfurt. Hop on and hop off at any of the 14 stops around the city with buses every 30 minutes. Travel past St. Bartholomew's Cathedral, Goethe's House, European Central Bank, Zeil Shopping Center and much more. What It Includes: Audio guide in Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Arabic, Korean, Portuguese or Russian. A 1 day ticket allowing you to get on and off the bus as many times as you would like. 14 stops on a 1 hour circuit. What Travellers Say About It: This city bus tour receives good reviews with people saying it's good value for money. Travellers say that the bus drivers and other staff are courteous. The tour receives feedback such as 'An Amazing Experience' and 'A Good Choice'. Is It Right For Me: A great way to see the city and travel from attraction to attraction for first time visitors. If you're limited on time you can remain on the bus and see the city in 1 hour. Convenient bus stops mean you don't have to walk far between the top attractions.