Home of the famous Christkindlesmarkt, Nuremberg is well-known for its delicious gingerbread and fruit loaf (Stolle) Christmas cake. The city features a high amount of museums, theatres, concerts and other cultural highlights, as well as impressive tourist attractions including the Nuremberg Central Station, the Exhibition Centre, the Imperial Castle (Kaiserburg) and the Toll Hall (Mauthalle). The Leonardo Hotel in Nuremberg among other hotels in Nuremberg
is centrally located and enables an excellent starting point to discover Nuremberg. Its high-tech industry is characterized by its diversity and possesses a balanced mix of electrical and communication technology, automobile manufacturing and engineering. Trade fair visitors attend the consumer goods fair Consumenta, the Leisure and Tourism Fair, the Toy Fair or the Moto-Technica exhibition. Looking for a hotel in Nuremberg during fairs? The Leonardo Hotel Nürnberg is well connected to the trade fair “Nürnberg Messe” by public transportation.
Fairs & Events in Nuremberg
Nuremberg has much to offer. In addition to well-known events such as Norisring Car Race, Rock im Park or Christkindlesmarkt visitors benefit from numerous high-class concerts and shows. Business travellers and fair visitors come at their own expense with renowned fairs such Spielwarenmesse, Biofach Messe and Internationale Waffenmesse.
As one of the fastest growing exhibition companies in Europe the Nuremberg Messe presents about 100 exhibitions and 75 specialised trade fairs with over 1.3 million visitors yearly. The Leonardo Hotel Nürnberg as one of the hotels Nuremberg
is located within 15 min. by car form the Nuremberg Messe. More about the TOP FAIRS in Nuremberg
Fair & Event
Trade Fair Natural Stone and Stoneprocessing Technology
29.05. – 01.06.2013
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Shopping in Nuremberg
The shopping malls, the department stores and the large pedestrian zones of Nuremberg offer a lot for shopping fans. The Leonardo Hotel in Nuremberg is centrally situated close to numerous shopping possibilities. Visit the Nuremberg Crafts Yard (“Handwerkerhof”) where glass grinders, Pewterers, doll makers and leather bag makers provide there unique products.
Cuisine & Hotels Nuremberg
Guests find a wide offer of dishes in Nuremberg’s restaurants, ranging from char-grilled sausages to gourmet cuisine. In the summer months it is a must to visit one of the wonderful beer gardens to round off the evening.
The airport is situated just 10 min by car or a few minutes’ ride on the underground from the city centre and hotels in Nuremberg. The Airport Nuremberg with over 4.2 million passengers yearly offers connections to more than 300 destinations worldwide. As one of the ten largest German commercial airports, Airport Nuremberg operates a turnover of more than 100,000 tonnes of air freight yearly.
Sightseeing & Hotels Nuremberg
Albrecht Dürer House
At the Tiergärtnertor Platz the famous painter Albrecht Dürer lived in the nowadays wellknown “Albrecht Dürer House” between 1509 and 1528. Guided tours through the house are available at fixed times by actors in period. The Leonardo Hotel Nürnberg among hotels Nuremberg is situated within 2.7 km to this location and is excellently connected by the public transportation.
Frauenkirche (“Church of Our Lady”)
Between 1352 and 1361 the Frauenkirche which has been part of the Catholic parish of Nuremberg was built by order of Emperor Karl IV. The “Männleinlauf” takes place daily at noon: in elaborate clockwork parade, seven princes pay homage to Emperor Karl IV.
Staatstheater (“State Theatre”)
As one of the most beautiful theatre buildings in Germany the Nuremberg Staatstheater presents operas, plays, ballets and concerts. Special programmes such as the u18 plus are intended to bring young people closer to the theatre. As one of the closest hotels in Nuremberg the Leonardo Hotel Nürnberg is located within walking distance.
Biking Tours in Nuremberg
The Leonardo Hotel in Nuremberg is situated in a quiet side street next to Nuremberg Central Railway Station. The hotel is in a central location: the picturesque Old Town, the historic Castle Quarter (Burgviertel), the famous city wall and the pedestrianised zone can all be reached quickly on foot or discoverd by bicycle. As well the Fränkische Schweiz around Nuremberg invites for an exciting biking trip.
Christkindlesmarkt in Nuremberg
Every year the famous Christmas Market (“Christkindlesmarkt”) opens with a ceremonious prologue by the Nuremberg “Christkind” from the gallery of the Frauenkirche. Over two million visitors enjoy the traditional gingerbread, fruitcake, etc. until December 24. The Leonardo Hotel in Nuremberg
is situated in walking distance and assures a comfortable stay.