The medieval city of Aalen in the German state of Baden-Württemberg, is located up the River Kocher, south of Swabian Jura and north of Ellwanger Berge.
On your arrival at one of the two nearby airports, car for rent in Aalen awaits you with the perfect car. The founding’s of flint tool prove the occupation of humans back to the Mesolithic time but the roots of the village of Aalen dating back to the 7th century by findings of ‘alamannic’ graves. Aalen is a combination of past, present, future, culture, history and the people themselves that makes this city such a unique constellation. That’s why tourists are so much fond of this area and flock in from all around the world. Now it is your turn to examine its truth!
Rent a car in Aalen for an exiting tour to the old city’s attractions such as the ‘Theatre of the City of Aalen’ which houses the Aalener Sinfonieorchester and the ’Aalen Limes Museum’ with numerous objects from the time of Roman occupation on display. The fantastic exhibition in the Geological-Paleontological Museum displays a collection of over 1500 excavated fossils found in the Swabian Jura and the ‘House of Civic History’ explains Aalen’s history is more then a stroll worth. The St. Nicholas’ Church from 1766 is one of the most dominant buildings, together with the Historic Town Hall, originally built in the 14th century but reconstructed after the city fire of 1634. It features a figurine of the ‘Spy of Aalen’, a symbol of the city. Admire the market square with the fantastic fountain in the middle and the surrounding old beautiful house facades, together with the ones in the ‘Radgasse’. The Roman festival, the International Jazz festival as several others add up to the already exquisite attractions.
Hire a car in Aalen and cruise through the fantastic countryside with gems such as the fairy tale ‘Schloss Fachsenfeld’ from the 16th century with an Art Nouveau library and impressive galleries. The castle’s massive garden is considered a delight to have a walk and stroll around in as it ranks number ten for the most beautifully sculptured gardens in Germany. Hop in a train at the ‘Tiefer Stollen’ underground mine for a great adventure and fantastic visual display. Another must is a recreational bath at the hot springs near the city Limes-Thermen and an extended tour through the Swabian Jura with its astonishing landscapes, small rustic villages and great wildlife.
There is so much more on the list, either in the city or in the countryside that you will be more than pleased to have a rental. Come and explore this absolute fantastic area!
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