Oberursel refers to a town in Germany which is also the second biggest town in the county of Hochtaunuskreis. Some of the towns that are in close proximity with the town of Oberursel include Offenbach, Wiesbaden, Gross Gerau, Main-Kinzig-Kreis and Lahn-Dill-Kreis.
There are diverse attractions in and around the town of Oberursel. In nearby Bad Homburg for instance are some of the best German spas which has made the town into an important conference and congress centre. It has a splendid Kurpark which features hot Chalybeate springs which are known to be a form of treatment for a number of diseases. The Gosser Feldberg refers to the highest peak in Taunus that rises up to 880 metres above sea level. There is a high communications tower located on the top of the hills that also rises to about 70 metres. Additionally on the Kleiner Feldberg which rises to about 827 metres is to be found an outlook tower that is ideal for viewing attractions as far as Erbach (Odenwald) and Spessart. There is also a Roman Fort at Saalburg. To get to these attractions you need to rent a car in Oberursel.
The Taunus Thermal Baths have a style that is reminiscent of Oriental influences and which was opened to the public in the year 1984. Some of the facilities that are a must visit here include Solariums, Whirlpools, Saunas and steam baths. The Kurpark covers an area of 110 acres and is based on an English style landscaped park which dates back to the year 1854. It features several carbonic mineral springs, Beautiful gardens as well as clumps of trees, Kaiser-Wilheim-Bad and the Siamese Temple. To get to these attractions you need to hire a car in Oberursel.
The Landgraves Castle or the Landgrafenschloss refers to the old home of the Landgraves which served the purposes of a summer home for the Prussian King for a lengthy period. The Louisenstrasse forms a major shopping destinations as well as doubling up as the centre of location for the Kurhaus which is a Festival Hall. There is a palace which is also an ideal tourist attraction which will appeal to individuals of all ages. To get to these amazing attractions, you need car rental in Oberursel.
The other attraction that is a must visit in Oberursel and its environs is the Hessenpark Open-Air Museum. The museum features among other things ordinary Hessian Peasants as well as craftsmen’s houses. Some of the workshops are actually used by working craftsmen. There is also diversity in the number of exhibitions and other events that are held here.
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