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Get to know Bayreuth (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Bayreuth. To help you make friends with Bayreuth before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!

Bayreuth is a town in the northern Bavaria, Germany, located on the Red Main River. It is famous for its annual festival, where performances of operas by Richard Wagner are presented. The town was probably founded sometime during the twelfth century, although it was referred to as a village back then. The major turning point came in the early seventeenth century, when the son of the elector John George of Brandenburg moved to Bayreuth. This was followed by the building of places like New Palace, Hermitage Castle, Margravial Opera House, and others.

Since then, a lot of notable people have lived and worked in Bayreuth. Among them was the famous German composer Richard Wagner, who moved there in the nineteenth century. Wagner was responsible for founding the Bayreuther Festspiele Festival, where his works were performed in a special opera house, the Bayreuth Festspielhaus. The festival is still held every year nowadays and is considered one of the main attractions of Bayreuth. A particularly popular tourist spot is also Richard Wagner's residence, Wahnfried, which servers as a museum today. Some of the interesting sights also include Maisel's Brewery and Coopers Museum, Historical Museum, Castle Church (Schlosskirche), Castle Fantaisie (Schloss Fantaisie), and many others.

There is a decent bus network in Bayreuth, although most of the sights can be visited on foot or by bicycle. A Beyreuth hostel is perhaps your best option if you're planning on staying in the town for a few days. There is quite a lot to see, but in case you get bored, the towns of Bamber and Nürnberg, which offer a couple of very exciting sights of their own, are not located too far from Bayreuth.

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FAQ about Bayreuth Hostels

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Your Packing List for Bayreuth

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You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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