Stuttgart City Guide, Top Attractions & U Bahn (Metro) Map

Travel Guide

An Overview Of Stuttgart


It's wonderful to pay a visit to Stuttgart, there is so much to see and do regardless of whether you are travelling alone, with family or part of a group. We don't plan to suggest which sights and attractions you visit while in Stuttgart but share some of our knowledge about what is there. Like any city, there are good places and bad places to visit and if this visit is your first to Stuttgart or if you have been there before, it's important you make the most of your time there. It can be wise to set in your mind what you want to do and see, and Stuttgart has plenty of interesting experiences that will create many memories.

Stuttgart Top 10 Attractions

During your time in Stuttgart there are a number of attractions that should make up part of your trip. The popular Germany sphere of Germany has attractions which you could be familiar and others which aren't that familiar to non local locals of Stuttgart we have put together a great list to be of help to you:

1. Mercedes-Benz Museum
2. Cannstatter Wasen
3. Porsche Museum
4. Wilhelma Zoo and Botanical Garden
5. Palace Square (Schlossplatz)
6. State Gallery of Stuttgart (Staatsgalerie)
7. Sepulchral Chapel (Grabkapelle)
8. Television Tower (Fernsehturm)
9. Collegiate Church of the Holy Cross (Stiftskirche)
10. Weissenhof Colony (Weissenhofsiedlung)

This collection are just to get you going if you have a good travel guide and map you will be able to find more and if there is enough time in Stuttgart. You will surely discover an array of interesting locations and attractions in and around the Stuttgart area of Germany.

Getting Around In Stuttgart

Stuttgart is not a difficult city to navigate, when you have grasped the layout of the place and you are familiar with a couple of landmarks it should become pretty simple. You can discoverer a lot of the area on foot but ensure not to venture into unknown territory at night. If you want to cover more ground in Stuttgart there are a number of modes of transportation. Stuttgart has a comprehensive Metyro system with 13 lines and 203 stations that link up all areas of the city. Annual ridership is in excess of 172.3 million. There is a good network of buses that tickets can be purchases to cover multiple journeys. Collect a Hire Car in Stuttgart, there is also the option to use Stuttgart Taxis, where a knowledgeable driver can offer ideas for places to visit. Whichever way you plan to explore Stuttgart make sure you see as much of the city as your can.

Stuttgart U-Barn Metro Map / Plan

Stuttgart Metro U Bahn Map

Stuttgart S-Barn Map / Plan

Places To Stay In Stuttgart

If you wish to reside in Stuttgart for longer than one night you will need to find a suitable place to stay. Stuttgart offers a broad range of facilities to sleep these includes high end, deluxed locations to lower end hotels, bed and breakfasts and hostels. If you are a business traveller ensure the hotel you decide to select has suitable facilities and is in the right area for your meetings as the traffic in Stuttgart can cause problems at certain times of the day. If you are looking for a prestigious hotel to stay at there is a selection of top independent and chain hotels. Stuttgart also offers an excellent array of lower star hotel options that provide simple but functional facilities for visitors to the city. If you do not have a huge accommodation budget there is a number of guest houses and hotels in the area which are a good place to rest your head. Whichever type of accommodation you select in Stuttgart ensure you take time to seek out deals that are available on countless travel web sites, often these are out of season or when a home sports team isn't playing a game.

Recommended Hotels In Stuttgart

1. Arcotel Camino
2. Steigenberger Graf Zeppelin
3. Le Meridien Stuttgart
4. Moevenpick Hotel Stuttgart Airport & Messe
5. Hilton Garden Inn Stuttgart NeckarPark

Dining In Stuttgart

stuttgart restaurant, Weinstube Am Stadtgraben

There are endless places to eat in Stuttgart, the sites where you select to eat at will be reflected by your budget. There are quite a lot of good cheap places that offer German meals that won't leave you out of pocket. If the restaurant type you are looking for is of the high end there are a wide number of these, but you will need to make a reservation and make sure you are dressed suitably. If you want fast food there is regular names , but if you want something a bit more edgy you should try asking a local or a taxi driver where they suggest. A key aspect of visiting a new city to try new things, this includes it's food There is a wide variety of places to dine in Stuttgart. whether that is a café, a fine restaurant or food from a street vendor. Check out local guides and press for offers and try something that you have never had before.

Recommended Places To Eat In Stuttgart

1. Weinstube Am Stadtgraben Inh.Johann Geider
2. Tarte und Toertchen
3. il quinto quarto
4. A.C. Hotel Hoferer Restaurant
5. YoSH

Stuttgart Information

When getting your head around a place like Stuttgart it is often a good idea to have some inside knowledge. Here are a number that could really help you out.

Continent: Europe
Country: Germany
Region: Baden-Württemberg
International Dialing Code: +49
Stuttgart Coordinates: 48°47'N / 9°11'E
Altitude: 245 m (804 ft)
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Language: German
Stuttgart Time Zone: CET (UTC+1h)
City Population: 597,939

2 August 2017