Things to do in
Mainz

All activities

28 activities found
Sort by:

Our most recommended things to do in Mainz

Mainz: Romantic Old Town Self-guided Discovery Tour

Mainz: Romantic Old Town Self-guided Discovery Tour

Experience Mainz culture and lifestyle on this self-guided tour. The historic old town, the district around the cathedral, has a picturesque atmosphere. Besides romantic half-timbered houses, magnificent churches and backyard cosiness, there is a lot to discover on this authentic tour. The tour starts at the Heunensäule on the market square and takes you through the winding alleys of the old town. Your way leads you past Mainz Cathedral, the oldest house in the city, and the Leichhof, a former cathedral cemetery. Discover the Badergasse with its oversized fragments of bath tubs and the Augustinerkirche with its magnificent rococo portal. Be enchanted by the atmosphere of the Kirschgarten, framed by baroque half-timbered houses, and enjoy the backyard romance in the Badergasse. See the wooden tower, the prison of the legendary Schinderhannes, and Mauritzenplatz, the centre of the Kappelhof. The tour ends at the Nagelsäule, a seven-metre-high monument that is the result of a fundraising campaign in 1916. The tour takes you on a 2 km route in a leisurely 90 minutes once around the cathedral, not always on straight paths, but also through the winding alleys that make the quarter so special. And maybe one or two wine taverns are already open? Then let's go inside. Because over a glass of wine, it's easy to strike up a conversation in Mainz. At the tour stops, there are entertaining tasks to solve and fun questions to answer. Who knows, for example, what ... but no, we won't tell you yet! The tour is a great way to get outside and discover new things with family, friends or on your own. It's like being shown Mainz by a good friend. Many anecdotes will enrich your walk through the city. You can start the tour at any time and as often as you like in the browser of a smartphone. On site or even from the comfort of your sofa. Enjoy your time in Mainz! *** Good to know *** You will receive the link to start the tour in an email directly after booking.

Mainz: Self-Guided Urban Adventure Game

Mainz: Self-Guided Urban Adventure Game

Discover the city of Mainz with a fun and interactive game. The tour starts from a central square in the city center and will lead you past important monuments and interesting sights. All throughout the route, clues are waiting for you — puzzles, hints, and riddles. You will need a clever team of 2 to 6 people, a charged smartphone with approximately 100 MB of mobile internet, a pen, and the game map, which you will need to print out or collect beforehand. Once you have everything together you are ready for the adventure and can start to play whenever you like. Complete the game in 2-3 hours, or take breaks for coffee, lunch, or shopping.

Frankfurt Hahn Airport: Bus transfer from/to Mainz

Frankfurt Hahn Airport: Bus transfer from/to Mainz

Enjoy the fastest and most comfortable bus service between Frankfurt Hahn Airport and Mainz. Flibco ensures a seamless journey when traveling from the airport to city and vice versa. Benefit a quick travel time of just 1.25 hours since our direct route eliminates any unnecessary stops along the way. Hahn Airport, located 115 kilometers southeast of Frankfurt city center, is a transportation hub offering a range of amenities for travelers. To ensure a hassle-free journey, the shuttle bus service provided by flibco.com is the best option to get to Hahn Airport. It is eco-friendly, fast, reliable and affordable, making it an excellent choice for travelers. Sit back and relax from the comfort of your seat with plenty of legroom. Stay connected to the world with free Wifi available on board. You can watch a film or TV series, or catch up on some work, or simply regain time for yourself to fine-tune your travel plans.

Mainz: 2-Hour Advent Afternoon Boat Cruise on the Rhine

Mainz: 2-Hour Advent Afternoon Boat Cruise on the Rhine

Get away from the chaos of Christmas and embark on a relaxing two-hour cruise where you can immerse yourself in the enchantment of the winter season. Experience the twinkling Christmas lights on board of KD´s ship, enjoy festive music, and try a selection of delicious seasonal delicacies (to be purchased separately). Don't miss the chance to have St. Nicholas join you on board! The ship will sail for 2 hours around along the River Rhine, in the surrounding area of Mainz. Cruise from/to Mainz 14:30 Boarding 15:00 Departure 17:00 Return 17:00 End of event Reserved seats Christmas background music Meals and drinks à la carte

Guided tour in Mainz on the Rhine in german and english

Guided tour in Mainz on the Rhine in german and english

We have a good time on a walking tour of Mainz and get to know the sights. WE will walk for approx. 1,5 hours and learn a Lot about Mainz. WE will visit the churches and holy places in Mainz. You will he able to learn about Mainz and to have a good time wih your quide. I am always looking forward to answer all your questions and to Show you the Highlights of Mainz. WE start at the Roman Theater and continue Walking to the Altstadt and to the Domplatz. Then WE visit the Römerpassage and St. Stefan with the Chagall Windows. At least WE See the Fastnachtsbrunnen and at the Schillerplatz WE end the Tour.

Mainz: Self-Guided Outdoor Escape Game

Mainz: Self-Guided Outdoor Escape Game

Experience a unique outdoor escape game right on your smartphone. Take on the role of a profiler who travels back in time to solve a tricky case. Complex challenges await you in this adventure that will lead you deeper and deeper into the swamp of organized crime. The puzzles are location independent, so you can look forward to tricky and exciting tasks. But after each level, you'll learn interesting facts about the environment around you. While solving the puzzles of this thrilling case, you'll wander past some of most fascinating sights in Mainz. Grab your smartphones and head to the starting point to get started. Whether you work together as a team or split into smaller groups and teams, you can expect an exciting walk with breathtaking sights and relaxing breaks. Solve tricky puzzles, combine clues, discover surprising facts about each location, and enjoy the freedom to walk at your own pace. This game is ideal for escape game enthusiasts and puzzle fans who are looking for a challenging challenge for their group and don't want to miss out on the city's interesting locations.

Mainz: Jewish Mainz Self-Guided Walk from Old to New Town

Mainz: Jewish Mainz Self-Guided Walk from Old to New Town

Everyone knows Mainz as it sings and laughs. But do you also know Magenza? On this two-hour tour from Mainz's Old Town to the New Town, you will immerse yourself in Jewish Mainz and the exciting past of this beautiful old city. Mainz - or Magenza - experienced a heyday in the High Middle Ages and, together with two other cities on the Rhine, Mainz was the cultural and spiritual centre of Judaism in Central Europe. It was also called "Jerusalem on the Rhine". At the tour stops, there are entertaining tasks to solve and fun questions to answer. Who knows, for example, what the famous nail column on Domplatz is all about? But a cultural journey also needs special moments of enjoyment. That's why there are a number of culinary addresses along the route for delicious breaks along the way. They range from the finest confectionery to the most delicious falafel to the typical Meenzer Fleischwurst. The tour is a great way to get outside and discover new things with family, friends or on your own. It's like being shown Mainz by a good friend. The tour can be started anytime and over and over again, on site or from home, in the browser of a smartphone. Have fun in lively Mainz! *** Good to know *** You will receive the link to start the tour in an email directly after booking.

Germany/Europe: 5G eSim Mobile Data Plan

Germany/Europe: 5G eSim Mobile Data Plan

Make your trip to Germany hassle-free with your convenient eSIM. Stay connected on your travels with high-speed coverage in Germany and another 43 European regions (full list below). Purchase and install your eSIM anytime and anywhere, and choose from a variety of data packages, validity options, and coverage in additional countries. Simply scan the eSIM QR code to access all your essential apps on your trip. Avoid the trouble of managing multiple SIMs with this zero-waste solution. Get one eSIM per device and top up by simply buying and activating additional eSIM plans as you go. Once activated, your coverage will begin according to your selected duration. Most devices released after 2019 are compatible with eSIM (e.g. iPhone XR, XS of models beyond, Google Pixel 4, and beyond). If you are unsure, please check the compatibility guideline photos to confirm eligibility. Network coverage: Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece (including Cyclades), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy (including Vatican, San Marino, Sardinia), Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal (including Azores and Madeira), Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain (including Canary Islands and Balearic Islands), Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and Uzbekistan.

Mainz: Murder Crime Game Self-Guided Interactive Tour

Mainz: Murder Crime Game Self-Guided Interactive Tour

Solve a murder and at the same time see all the highlights of the city center of Mainz. Play this unique smartphone game on WhatsApp with a group of friends or your family for an unforgettable sightseeing experience. After booking, receive instructions, a photo frame, and an answer form in advance via email along with a map of the city where the murder took place. Begin your sightseeing adventure by searching for a location where you can take a group selfie. Once you've located the spot, send a selfie via WhatsApp to your game instructor. If the location's correct, you'll get the next clue. These clues will then need to be combined to find out... ... who was the murderer? ... who was the victim? ... where did the crime take place? ... when did it happen? ... what was the murder weapon? As you walk along the nicest places in the center of the city, you will collect more and more clues and solve the mystery. During the game, take time to relax in a cafe or shop that you pass and admire some of the highlights of Mainz.

Mainz Self Guided Sherlock Holmes Murder Mystery Game

Mainz Self Guided Sherlock Holmes Murder Mystery Game

The Sherlock Holmes City Game is a self-guided tour that gives you a fun and interactive way to walk around the city. All you need is a phone with an internet connection. As soon as you book the game, we will send you all the information you need via email. By moving around the city, you will unlock assignments. Here you will find characters who are willing to help. But the information comes at a price! Solve their puzzles, take on hilarious photo challenges, chase down culprits and play along to get closer to solving the murder of Balthasar. IMPORTANT INFORMATION: - Difficulty level: easy – also suitable for families with children - Duration: 2 hours - Tickets: You only need to buy 1 ticket per group (1-4 people) - Each group will play with 1 device. For groups of more than 4 people, you can buy 2 or more tickets. - To book this game you need to indicate a date/time, BUT you can start whenever you like. - *NOTE: this City Game uses the city as an interactive playing field but DOES NOT provide any information about the city! HOW TO PLAY: Book the City Game, check the email we send you with the instructions, download the Loquiz App, and begin your gaming experience! Explore the city at your own pace while playing the Sherlock Holmes City Game, a self-guided tour that offers a lot of freedom and flexibility. You can play when, where and with who you want. Whether you want to play alone for personal excitement or with a group of people this is the game for you! Playing with more groups will turn into a competitive experience, perfect as a teambuilding activity. This game is a fun activity you can do while visiting a city with your family and friends or as a couple. Our City Game offers the maximum independence, you can play pause & continue whenever you want!

Frequently asked questions about Mainz

What top attractions are a must-see in Mainz?

The must-see attractions in Mainz are:

See all must-see sights in Mainz

Top Attractions in Mainz

Things to Do in Mainz

Cities in Germany

Other Sightseeing Options in Mainz

Want to discover all there is to do in Mainz? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Mainz

Overall rating

4.0
(8 reviews)

It was a really great experience. We had a lot of fun and would book it again. We certainly wouldn't have seen some corners of Mainz. Many thanks to Laura.

Sim worked well, stable and strong connection right after activating. GYG chat support is fast and helpful as well. Satisfying experience in overall :)

A wide range, from the Romans to modern times. In between, there is always well-founded information.

A lively and cheerful city tour with a very knowledgeable guide, highly recommended!

It was very informative and the impressions were excellent.