Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany

Western Europe is full of great countries to visit, but Germany is top of most people’s lists. Despite its own history, it is a very inviting country and always welcomes tourists with respect. It is also home to some rather unusual traditions and even stranger buildings…

 


Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany


 

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
Kunsthofpassage Funnel Wall

10 – Dresden

Art with drains is not something you would normally go out of your way to see, but this one turns the rain into music!

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
The World’s Narrowest Alleyway

9 – Reutlingen
www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/germany/11697844/Odd-German-attractions.html

It’s not for everyone, but if you like tight spaces you will love walking (or shuffling) down the world’s thinnest alleyway.

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
The Bierpinsel

8 – Berlin
www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/germany/11697844/Odd-German-attractions.html

It might look like a space station, but once upon a time, this was a nightclub! Sadly it has not closed down and it maintained for street artists to decorate.

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
Pfaueninsel

7 – Wannsee
www.atlasobscura.com/places/pfaueninsel

Also known as “Peacock Island” this island is found on the River Havel and is home to this stunning two-towered white castle that is connected at the top by a medieval-styled bridge!

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
The Bavarian Forest National Park

6 – Sankt Oswald-Riedlhütte
unusualplaces.org/treasures-of-the-bavarian-forest-the-longest-tree-top-walk-in-the-world

Featuring the world’s longest and tallest treetop walk, it is only for fittest of people to do. But you could always stay at the bottom and look up!

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
The Rizzi House

5 – Braunschweig
unusualplaces.org/the-happiest-house-in-the-world-the-rizzi-house

If you like your buildings colourful and wacky you will love the Rizzi House. It is named in honour of artist James Rizzi, who painted the house in this cartoon style way.

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
Upside Down House

4 – Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
unusualplaces.org/upside-down-house

In a topsy-turvy world, a turvy-topsy house makes perfect sense! Even the things on the outside porch are upside down!

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
Futuro House

3 – Niedernhausen
thegrumpyoldlimey.com/pages/Futuro-House-Niedernhausen-Germany.html

This UFO style house is very 60’s in style. I could just imagine this house being used in old Sci-fi shows like Lost in Space.

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
Waldspirale

2 – Darmstadt
www.openjourney.com/article/weird-and-unusual-buildings-around-world-3.html

The Waldspirale is a residential building whose name translates into ” forest spiral”!

Top 10 Weird And Unusual Tourist Attractions In Germany
Wuppertal Suspension Railway

1 – Wuppertal
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wuppertal_Suspension_Railway

One of only 2 sky trains in the world and this one is still used to ferry people about. It’s quick and there are lots of things to see along the way.

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