We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Review Highlights
Church on the Hill

We were dropped off fairly near this church to start off, it would be a hike to get here from the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
David K
,
Charleston, West Virginia
Visit before Meeting.

My colleagues and I visited there during the lunch break before the next meeting in Würzburg. It‘s... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Krisna T
via mobile
Read all 59 reviews
66
All photos (66)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“the river”(4 reviews)
“path”(2 reviews)
“hike”(4 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Nov
-3°
Dec
-4°
Jan
Contact
Spittelbergweg 21, 97082 Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Wurzburg
from US$14,75
More Info
from US$625,00
More Info
from US$144,00
More Info
Reviews (59)
Filter reviews
17 results
Traveller rating
8
6
3
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
8
6
3
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews the river path hike town chapel architecture building
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 17 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were dropped off fairly near this church to start off, it would be a hike to get here from the Main River from where we started. Really interesting outside, reminiscent of some Russian Orthodox churches I have visited. The interior is also nice. Nice...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

My colleagues and I visited there during the lunch break before the next meeting in Würzburg. It‘s the place that you could release the stress also the Chapel and scenic view to the town of Würzburg. The interior is really fascinating!

Thank Krisna T
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I recommend this if you have time. The drive is confusing but the view is worth it. A very uniquely built church with a very pretty interior!

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I am a you‘ve seen one church you‘ve seen dozens, type of guy. Here you come not just for the church, but for the fabulous view of the Würzburg city and the surrounding vineyards, countryside and the river Main.

Thank lordcharles
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Also the onion cúpulas were cool, there is a beer garden around. Long walk from the city but there is a parking place around.

Thank DonCesar
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

You need a car to get here as it is not in the centre of town. But you will need to hike quite a few stairs to reach the church aswell. It’s a nice quaint church.

Thank philba890
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This building stands majestically overlooking the town and is fascinating. The architecture is unlike others in the area and stands out somewhat. I ran out of time so could not go inside, but marvelled at the building. If you have time, walk the 329 steps...More

Thank Xanerin
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The trail to this church starts up a beautiful treed path. It continues up steps to terraces which depict the stations of the cross. Both the exterior and interior of the church are stunning. There are also great views of the fortress, town and river.

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 24 April 2017

It's a little uphill climb, but it's worth all the effort. Kapuzinerkloster carries a very unique and unmistakably Bavarian design and good for a nice 1-2 hour. A true hidden gem. While it can be seen from the main bridge, not many people bothers to...More

2  Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The views from the top were outstanding. There are 329 steps to the top as you move through the stations of the cross. I would call it a must as it's one of the buildings that stands out on the west side of the river...More

Thank lcb5310
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 46 nearby hotels
Hotel Walfisch
130 reviews
.71 km away
Nichtrauch Hotel Till Eulenspiegel
46 reviews
.84 km away
Best Western Premier Hotel Rebstock
304 reviews
.92 km away
Hotel Franziskaner
93 reviews
1.04 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 393 nearby restaurants
Ararat
409 reviews
.71 km away
Cafe Rudowitz
20 reviews
.80 km away
Cafe MuCK
49 reviews
.82 km away
Johanniterback
33 reviews
.84 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 117 nearby attractions
Furstengarten Marienberg
164 reviews
.61 km away
Marienburg Fortress
1 056 reviews
.61 km away
Museum fuer Franken
61 reviews
.86 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kapuzinerkloster Nikolausberg staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines