Information in English

Welcome to Eltville am Rhein

The city of wine, sparkling wine and roses

Eltville is ideally located between forest, vineyards, and the Rhine River. The name “Eltville" goes back to “alta villa" which means “an elevated settlement" in Latin, and represents the city’s long history. Eltville was granted its official city status in 1332, thereby making it the oldest town in the Rheingau region.

Discover the countless sights of interest in the heart of Eltville and the surrounding villages of Erbach, Hattenheim, Martinsthal, and Rauenthal. Let the charm of each place enchant you.

On the following pages you can find useful information on what to see and to do in Eltville – whether you are interested in sightseeing or looking for help with accommodation and restaurants - whether you want to book a private guided tour or you are a wine lover on the search for the perfect Riesling. Be our guests and enjoy your stay.

Die blühenden Rosenbeete im "Amtsgarten" mit Blick Richtung Rhein, der leicht hinter den Burgmauern zu erkennen ist.

Highlights & Sightseeing

What to see in Eltville

Eine Frau und ein Kind auf Fahrrädern fahren am Rheinufer in Richtung Burgturm.


What to do in Eltville

Das Hotel zum Krug ist ein gut erhaltenes Fachwerkhaus.


Including information on the Eltville GuestCard and Event Locations

Vier Personen stoßen mit Weingläsern an, auf einem Tisch davor liegen drei Brotzeitteller.

Culinary Delights

Restaurants, Wineries, Wine Tasting Stands

Eine Mitarbeiterin der Tourist-Info berät eine Besucherin, über deren Schulter das Bild aufgenommen wurde.

Contact and Directions

Tourist-Information, Directions