"Travel destination wine land" or "wine adventure" – that is how a visit to Volkach Main River loop could be best described. A day trip or short stay, a weekend away or a longer holiday – Volkach Main River loop has something to offer for everyone.
Welcome at the Main River Loop
Wine Experience at the Main River Loop
How about some Silvaner, Müller Thurgau, or maybe a taste of Franconian red? Welcome at the very heart of of the Franconian wine country at Volkach Main River loop. Come and visit the largest uninterrupted wine growing region in Franconia!
Getting to Know the Main River Loop
The region beckons the connoisseur: Wine tastings of traditional and contemporary local wines, cultural and leisuretime activities to suit every interest – from historical or romantic to the contemporary and action-filled! Discover this wonderful region with all your senses!
The Culture of the Main River Loop
Culture and history come together right here at the Main River loop to form an astonishing mix of local history, historical personalities, and important locations. There are many cultural destinations to look forward to that highlight our rich Franconian history!
Getting to Know Volkach
Volkach: More than 750 years of history speak for themselves! Volkach is located on the apex of the Main River loop, and many visitors choose it as the starting point for their tour of the region. Our medieval town centre and down-to-earth Franconian wine growing and hospitality tradition have much to offer.
Mobility at the Main River Loop
There are many options to choose from: Main River Loop Railway, Main River Loop Shuttle, cycling, canoeing, river boats and even rafting! We live by the motto "active on land and on water"!
65th Franconian Wine Festival
120 times Franconian wine diversity of the Main River loop in one place, top-class orchestras, Councillor's Fireworks & Sparkler Magic for thousands of revellers – these are the factors that make our Franconian Wine Festival Volkach 2013 an event not to be missed. This year, Franconia's biggest wine festival is held for the 65th time! Our jubilee year will see six whole days of celebrations: From Friday 15th to Tuesday 20th August 2013!