Sunday, May 6, 2012

Places in Stuttgart

Stuttgart is the capital city of Baden-württemberg, Germany. Public Transportation is by the StadtBhan (U Bhan) and S-Bhan.U-Bhan for short distances and S-Bhan for longer distances with fewer stops.

Places to visit in Stuttgart are

Wilhelma Zoo: Wilhelma is not a Zoo in the generally accepted sense of the word - it's the only zoological botanical garden in Europe.And with its combination of plants, animals and historic buildings unique worldwide. From HauptBahnHof take U14 towards Remseck and get down at Wilhelma stop. Ticket costs aroun 12 EUR in summer and 8 EUR in winter. Be there around 9 Am it takes full day. As soon you enter in to the zoo you will find maps just plan which all things to cover and go according to that. Must visit place in Stuttgart & worth too.


TV Tower: The Fernsehturm Stuttgart (TV Tower Stuttgart) is the world's first TV tower built from concrete and prototype for many towers over the world. From HauptBahnHof take U7 and get down at Rubank Fernsehturm. Ticket for getting top of the TV Tower costs around 5 EUR. From top you will have fantastic view of Stuttgart and Gazi Stadium.


Benz Museum: The Mercedes- Benz Museum is an automotive museum. Stuttgart is home to Mercedes-Benz brand.Take U2 from HauptBahnHof and get down at Mercedes Strasse. Ticket costs around 8 EUR. From 4 pm it costs around 4EUR.


Porsche Museum: This is also an automotive museum of Porsche. Take U15 from Hauptbahnhof and get down at Salzwienenstrasse from there it is just 4m. Ticket costs around 8 EUR.


Killesberg Park: In summer this parks looks amazing with greenery and flowers. An Helical shape tower is there you have to climb by steps you will have nice view of the city. You can take a Train ride to see entire park it cost around 2 EUR. From Chorlettenplatz take U5 and get down at Killesberg stop. Come out of the station and jus go little further you will find Park. When you are planning for a picnic you can go to this park.


Ludwigsburg:  Ludwigsburg Palace is a historical building in Ludwigsburg. It is one of the country's largest Baroque palaces and features an enormous garden in that style. Take S4(Direction Marbach) from HauptBhanHof and get down at Ludwigsburg stop form there take Bus 421 direction Neckarweih.Hohenrainstr. Entrance ticket cost around 6.50 EUR per person. Group of 20 5.80 EUR.


Schloss solitude: This castle is located in the South-West hills of Stuttgart. It was built by Duke as his summer residence.Beautiful views and interior of the castle are worth to see. Visit in summer because winters are too cold. Take S1(Herrenberg Direction) get down at Feuersee Platform 1. Take Bus 92 direction Heslach  Vogelrain get down at Solitude. Entrance ticket cost around 3.50 EUR.

 SeilBhan: SeilBhan or Stuttgart Cable car is the first wooden cable car. It leads to the forest cemetery and small park. If you are not interested you can come back in the same cable car. Just experience the ride and it is free for Ticket Plus holders. It is operated by SSB.Take U14 direction Heslach Vogelrain get down at sudheimer platz and it is also called as SeilBhan.

Fruling fest: It is Stuttgart spring beer festival from April 21 to May 13. Entrance to the fest is free. It is just like our Exhibition with more rides and beer tents.You can see Germans wearing their traditional dress. Rides cost around 4 to 7 EUR per one.Take U2 Botnang get down at Bad cannstatt.


Max Eyth See: Max Eyth see lake in Stuttgart is an artificial lake on Neckar. In summer you can do boating and BBQ day over there. In winter lake is fully frozen you can do skating and it is totally a diffrent experience. Beautiful place to visit in both Summer and winter.



  1. great posts just like to point out some typos