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Benedictine Abbey of St. Hildegard, Ruedesheim am Rhein

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 110 reviews on the web
Benedictine Abbey of St. Hildegard was founded in 1165 by Saint Hildegard of Bingen, a German writer, composer, philosopher, Christian mystic, visionary, and Benedictine abbess. The abbey rests amid the vineyards and offers picturesque views over the Rhine valley. Sample the wines produced by the nuns, or check out the other products they make in the craft workshop. Because hospitality is one of the basic values of Benedictine life, you also have the opportunity to stay at the abbey for an all-inclusive relaxing, revitalizing experience. Put Benedictine Abbey of St. Hildegard and other Ruedesheim am Rhein attractions into our Ruedesheim am Rhein trip builder, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Stunning location with views of the Rhine. Church is open, and at certain times you can experience with the prayers of the sisters. There is a monastery coffee, monastery shop and info room. In the guest rooms, you can stay overnight with prior registration.
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  • Well worth a visit but certainly not spend too much time. The Church is worth but especially enjoy the surroundings and the beautiful views.
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  • The Abbey Church is very beautiful. Monastery Café offers hot and cold dishes, good quality at reasonable prices. The monastery shop is large and offers wine tasting, books and much more.
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