Bamberg is a beautiful city and home to a wonderful historic centre which is listed as a world cultural heritage since 1993.
Apart from the old town, there are a multitude of other attractions worth visiting. In the following, there are some recommendations on where to go. Further information and more sightseeing suggestions can be found on the Bamberg website for tourism.
The new residence is a listed building which was once the residence of the prince-bishops of Bamberg. The building has more than 40 showrooms and also a well maintained rosarium. The cost of entry is 6 Euros for adults. Further information can be found on the tourism website.
The world heritage visitor centre in Bamberg is a good starting point for a city tour through Bamberg. It depicts the historic and cultural value of the Bamberg historic centre. Further information can be found here.
The Hofbräu in Bamberg is the address to go if you are looking for authentic Franconian food and a matching atmosphere. It is located Karolinenstr. 7 in Bamberg. Some of its specialties are German classics such as Krustenbraten (crusty pork roast) and Schweinshaxe (pork knuckle). The menu is changed frequently to serve seasonal special offers. The restaurant also offers meals suitable for a vegetarian and vegan diet. Book a table under the number: 0951-53321.