Welcome to Karlsruhe
A young metropolis on the Rhine river, Karlsruhe is located at the heart of Europe – a mere half hour drive from France and right at the foot of the beautiful Black Forest. The locals savour life, taking time to enjoy local beer and wine and fresh food with their friends and family. And having some of the most fair weather in Germany, it is the perfect destination for a relaxing weekend break, long walks and hearty meals.
|Currency||Euro, €1 = 100 cents|
|Opening hours||Shops in Karlsruhe are usually open 10.00-20.00 Monday through Saturday. All shops are closed on Sundays.|
|Newspapers||Badische Zeitung is available at newsstands. Der Kurier is a weekly free newspaper. Boulevard Baden is a weekly free newspaper.|
|Emergency numbers||Fire brigade & Medical: 112
|Tourist information||Bahnhofplatz 6
Tel: +49 721 3720 5383/ +49 721 3720 5384