©

Geiselwind trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Geiselwind

(3.4/5 based on 35 reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: fun & games
Geiselwind is a market town with 2323 inhabitants in Lower Franconia (Bavaria) in the district of Kitzingen in Germany.Autotranslaters may render its name into English as "hostage wind". However, in this case, "Geisel" means a special form of a whip, not a hostage.GeographyGeiselwind is today in the governmental district of Lower Franconia (Würzburg). Up to the administrative reform Geiselwind still belonged to the governmental district of Middle Franconia. On the edge of the town area is the Dreifrankenstein ("Three Franconia Stone"), where the Bavarian provinces of Lower Franconia and Middle Franconia and Upper Franconia all meet.To Geiselwind these areas belong: Burggrub, Dürrnbuch, Ebersbrunn, Füttersee, Geiselwind, Gräfenneuses, Holzberndorf, Ilmenau, Langenberg, Rehweiler, Wasserberndorf, Freihaslach.HistoryThe name Geiselwind can be dated to the 8th century AD. At this time by decree of the German emperor, Wends were settled in the Frankish area.Geiselwind market in today's Lower Franconia belonged to the sovereign Grafschaft of Schwarzenberg. With the Rheinbundakte in 1806 the place was included in Bavaria. In the course of the administrative reforms in Bavaria, today's municipality developed with the municipality edict of 1818.
In the build up to your vacation in Geiselwind, plan trip itinerary minutiae using the visitor reviews, staff write-ups, and custom search fields on our Germany vacation planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Geiselwind

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Geiselwind

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Geiselwind:
Historic sites, museums, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, historic sites, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, parks, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, religious sites, sightseeing
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Theme parks, sightseeing, museums
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Lower Franconia

14 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: February, teens, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Wurzburg, Interlaken & Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Germany, Salzburg & Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Germany BY A USER FROM CANADA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Bavaria & Ulm BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 58 days in Germany BY A USER FROM GERMANY June, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Bavaria BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Bavaria BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Bavaria BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Bavaria BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, kids, outdoors, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Bavaria BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News