Your stay in Karlsruhe
The famous fan-shaped city, nestling in the green countryside
Home to the residential palace of Baden and the heart of technological developments in the region - the fan-shaped city Karlsruhe is incredibly multifaceted.
Scenically located on the Rhine Plain between the Black Forest to the south, France’s Vosges mountains to the west, and Germany’s Palatinate mountains to the north, Karlsruhe is a three-in-one city: a cultural metropolis, a technology region and a seat of science and academia and with a number of 310,000 inhabitants the second biggest city of Baden-Wurttemberg. The quality of life here is very high, the region as a whole is booming – Karlsruhe ‘intellect meets lifestyle’.