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Welcome in Karlsruhe


© KTG Karlsruhe Tourismus GmbH

Karlsruhe is a city of 300 000 inhabitants and one of the most bicycle friendly citys of Germany. The people of Baden are known for their zest for live and pleasure-loving personality. This is also evident in the cityscape of the second warmest city in Germany.

dsc08622Countless street cafes make up downtown. The city was badly damaged during WW2 but makes it with a youthful flair for it.


With its location in the Rhine Valley Karlsruhe can be reached easily from all directions.

    • Paris 442 km
    • Brussels 354 km
    • Prag 523 km
    • Wien 592 km
    • London 851 km

The castle, heart of the city, center of the rally



both pictures © KTG Karlsruhe Tourismus GmbH

The city was planned with the palace tower at the center and 32 streets radiating out from it like the spokes of a wheel, or the ribs of a folding fan.

For driving directions click on the image

City center, century, Camping and races are at 500 m from castle and tent as the crow flies.


© KTG Karlsruhe Tourismus GmbH



© KTG Karlsruhe Tourismus GmbH

The north side of the castle with the garden room (Gartensaal) where even the Federal President was received and a tent on the palace terrace are the center of our meeting. The surrounding castle garden is during the weekend the main meeting place for the youth of Karlsruhe.


© KTG Karlsruhe Tourismus GmbH

The venues are within easy reach by foot or bike and without traffic.

The races will be held around the lake in the castle park.

The camping will be in close proximity, on the grounds of the sports club SV Germania, behind the KSC football stadium (Wildparkstadion) which is signposted. It can accommodate about 150 people (tent or camper). A restaurant is located on the estate.
Access: from the Friedrich Allee along the side of the stadium. Adresse: An der Fasanengartenmauer 1, 76131 Karlsruhe.
Coordinates: N 49°, 02′ ,05.9″ E 8° , 24′ ,29.1″
The national Majolica (ceramic) factory is located in immediate proximity with its museum and a good restaurant.

Century: At the north border on the Castle Park lay 14 kilometers of forest. The Century will take place there.