Free Tour of the historic center and financial district of Frankfurt

Duration: 2h and 15min
Languages: Spanish
Guru: Federico
Quality Verified Registered on November 23, 2021

As an art historian and inveterate traveler, I believe that the history of a country should not be kept only in books, but should be explored corner by corner in its cities. For this reason, more than 5 years ago I left the office and decided to go out to the street to directly connect the traveler with the history and culture of the place. My experience as a guide in different European cities has allowed me to harmonize the enormous historical-cultural content of Frankfurt, with all the necessary practical information (such as restaurants, nightlife, shopping, etc.) to make a trip a total experience.

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Tour description

Its rich history as the capital of the Holy Roman Empire and its wonderful present as the main financial center of the European Union , make Frankfurt one of the most interesting cities to visit in central Europe.

We will begin our tour at the door of the Imperial Cathedral of Saint Bartholomew , “Kaiserdom” , and we will visit different places of interest in the old town, such as the Town Hall, the Church of Saint Nicholas, the Church of Saint Paul or the birthplace of Goethe. .

Each of these places will help us to discover and link the history of the city from its origin with topics such as the importance of the Holy German Empire , its development and its fall, the influence of Goethe and Romanticism in the city and of course the World War II , the role of Frankfurt within Nazism , as well as the bombings and reconstruction of the city.

In the second part of the tour, we will visit the financial district , revealing the most interesting details of the main skyscrapers of the Skyline , we will visit the headquarters of the ECB and we will talk about its impact on the development of modern Frankfurt as one of the most important financial centers of the world.

We will finish the tour on the Untermainbrücke bridge , with a beautiful panoramic view of the two banks of the city.

On the tour, you will also get all the necessary information about typical foods and the best restaurants where to eat them, nightlife, shopping, entertainment and shows , so that your stay in Frankfurt is a 360-degree experience🗘 .

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Markt 1, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Ger...
    Markt 1, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
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    I'll be waiting for you in front of the cathedral door (domplatz)

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Catedral de Fráncfort
  • 2
    Outside visit
  • 3
    Outside visit
  • 4
    Outside visit
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Casa Goethe
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Commerzbank Tower
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Euro Skulptur

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Laura 22 Apr 2024

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Travelled in group - Apr 2024
Recorrido super interesante. Federico contextualiza muy bien los datos históricos del recorrido y amplia la info con fotografías comparativas que lo resignifican. Estuvo atento a todos.
Juan 21 Apr 2024

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Excelente tour muy bien explicado por nuestro guía Federico
Maria 11 Apr 2024

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Hola!!! Muy bien contada la historia de Frankfurt, y respondió a nuestras inquietudes!!! Muy recomendable!!!
Mar del Plata

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Travelled in group - Apr 2024
Excelente tour para conocer la historia antigua y moderna de la ciudad. ; Bien x Fede ;
Marta 21 Mar 2024
Azuqueca de Henares

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2024
Hicimos el tour con Federico y fue una auténtica sorpresa. Fue muy dinámico y muy enriquecedor. Federico es un gran guía que resuelve todas tus dudas y además nos recomendó un montón de sitios para poder visitar por nuestra cuenta. Sin duda 100% recomendado.
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 8 people.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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