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This venerable episcopal city is the oldest in Germany. The Roman Emperor Augustus founded Augusta Treveverum at a point where Celtic, Germanic and Roman culture met. As capital of the Western Empire it was the centre of intense economic, cultural and intellectual activity. During the Middle Ages the city again flourished under the powerful archbishops. Trier was the administrative centre for the Saar before passing into Prussian hands in 1815. Today the city is best known as a cultural centre.

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Tourist attractions Trier : Things to see and do

  • From Trier to Koblenz, the Moselle Valley winds its way past hilly slopes covered in vineyards. The region is renowned for its white wines, most of which are made from the Riesling grape variety. You may like to taste the local wine in the Bernkastel..

  • Basilica Recommended Recommended

    Weberbach - Konstantinplatz

    Once the main hall of the imperial residence built by Constantine in 310, the imposing structure was modified many times before finally recovering its original form in the 19C. Rebuilt in 1954, the basilica is now a Protestant church.

  • The Rhineland museum has a prehistory section as well as a particularly rich collection of Roman antiquities. Superb mosaics and bronze statuettes dazzle the eyes, but the Neumagen ship sailing down the Moselle laden with wine is one the most spectac..

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Hotels Trier

  • ibis Styles Trier

    Metzelstrasse 12 D - 54290 TRIER

    Breakfast and WIFI are free of charge at the ibis Styles Trier hotel. These complimentary services are available at all ibis Styles hotels. The hotel is built within the historical buildings of the old post office and is just a few hundred meters fro..

  • Hotel Vinum Integrationshotel

    Bahnhofsplatz 7 D - 54292 Trier

    Prix Prices from : 52 €

    Located opposite Trier Central Station, this non-smoking hotel is inspired by the theme of wine. It offers free Wi-Fi access, rooms with flat-screen TV, and rich buffet breakfasts. The Vinum has spacious rooms with elegant, minimalist décor and a pr..

  • Hotel Roemischer Kaiser

    Porta Nigra Platz 6 D - 54292 Trier

    This hotel offers stylish accommodation and free Wi-Fi internet access in the heart of Trier, right next to the historic Porta Nigra gate and a bus stop. Tastefully furnished rooms decorated in turn-of-the-century style await you at the Hotel Roemis..

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Restaurants Trier

  • Weinwirtschaft Friedrich Wilhelm Quite comfortable restaurant 

    Weberbach 75 D - 54290 Trier

    Serving regional cuisine, the restaurant is an offshoot of the 'Wein- und Tafelhaus' in Trittenheim, and very comfortable it is too. In summer, don't miss the idyllic garden, which is peaceful and quiet despite its central location.

  • BECKER'S Very comfortable restaurant  Excellent cooking, worth a detour

    Olewiger Str. 206 D - 54295 Trier-Olewig

    This traditional restaurant also has a modern side to it - both in its minimalist-style decor and in Wolfgang Becker's cuisine. The latter comes in the shape of a 5-7 course menu in which the perfectly matched dishes are conceived to bring out the fu..

  • Park Plaza Restaurant within a Michelin recommended hotel (or restaurant) 

    Nikolaus-Koch-Platz 1 D - 54290 Trier

  • Schlemmereule Quite comfortable restaurant 

    Domfreihof 1b (im Palais Walderdorff) D - 54290 Trier

    The restaurant within the historic walls is light and airy: Soft lemon coloured walls, mirrors, dark coloured tables and upholstered chairs create an elegant bistro style.

  • Deutscher Hof Restaurant within a Michelin recommended hotel (or restaurant) 

    Südallee 25 D - 54290 Trier

  • Brasserie Quite comfortable restaurant 

    Fleischstr. 12 D - 54290 Trier

    If you fancy stopping off for something to eat in a typical lively brasserie as you wander around Trier, try Björn and Melanie Ostermann's ideally located restaurant. It is close to the main market and just a short walk from the Porta Nigra. The food..

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