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Germany, home of the car

German cars are renowned throughout the world. Brands such as VW, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Opel, Audi and BMW are synonymous with high quality and innovation and enhance the image of Germany as a travel destination.

More than 200 attractions and museums up and down the country offer exciting experiences themed on cars and technology. Volkswagen, for example, has opened a fantastic theme park its home city of Wolfsburg. The Autostadt is set in 25 hectares of parkland, and art lovers will be able to find just as much inspiration here as engineering enthusiasts, multimedia fans and those looking for peace and quiet.

Adrenaline and action are guaranteed at Germany's five major race tracks, including the Nürburgring and Hockenheim Grand Prix circuits, where you even can get behind the wheel yourself and experience the thrill of being a racing driver. Germany also has more than 150 themed holiday routes that offer exceptional driving experiences through captivating landscapes and regions.

And even without your own car, you can still enjoy some exhilarating drives in Germany. A whole host of car hire companies such as Hertz, Sixt and Avis operate an extensive network of rental locations throughout the country. So there really is nothing stopping you from visiting the many automotive-themed events, classic car rallies and motor racing highlights that Germany has to offer!

We look forward to seeing you soon in Germany, the home of the car.

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