©

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.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

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

16 days in Germany BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 36 days in Germany BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 38 days in Germany & The Netherlands BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA April, kids, popular PREFERENCES: April, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Germany BY A USER FROM BELGIUM December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 44 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES June, teens, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 34 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES June, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in Germany BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 51 days in Germany BY A USER FROM INDIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Bavaria BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 48 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Germany BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News