The Eberstadter limestone

The Eberstadter stalactive cave with its 600m long way is one of the most popular and biggest show caves in Germany. It lies approx. 7 km south of Buchen and is visited yearly by more than 100,000 people. The cave was discovered in 1971 accidentally during a blast by and since that time it is a famous tourism attraction.

You can cross the cave very comfortable. Walking-handicapped and wheel chair drivers can visit the cave without difficulties with some help.

duration of one tour: approx. 1 hour


Opening times:

March until October: 10-16 o'clock

November February: 13 - 16 o'clock


Tourist office Buchen:

Platz am Bild

74722 Buchen ( Odenwald)

Tel.: 06281/2780

Fax: 06281/2732

email: traffic-with buchen@t