Many of Franconia’s attractions can be found within easy driving distance of Sudoststadt, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Fleischbrucke and the iconic St. Lorenz Church. If time permits, be sure to also visit the Heilig Geist Spital and Frauenkirche.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Step inside some of the exhibit spaces such as the Nuremberg Toy Museum in Nuremberg, the German National Museum and the German National Railway Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, head to the Nuremberg Opera House in Nuremberg, one of the region’s great performing arts venues.
A number of Franconia’s attractions are in and around Sudoststadt, such as Nuremberg Castle in Nuremberg, Hauptmarkt and Johannisfriedhof. Franconia features some evocative reminders of the past; don’t miss King's Gate in Nuremberg and the Nuremberg Palace of Justice. Admire some of the holy places such as the St. Sebaldus Church in Nuremberg and the St. Catherine's Church Ruin. Breathe in the atmosphere and gain a deeper understanding of the role of religion in the area.
If you are looking to buy souvenirs, fashion and food, shop til you drop amid the boutiques, stores and stalls that are part of Handwerkerhof in Nuremberg.
After a long day seeing the sights around Sudoststadt, stay the night in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. The Le Méridien Grand Hotel Nürnberg, Nuremberg, the Derag Livinghotel Maximilian, Nuremberg and the Holiday Inn Nürnberg City Centre, Nuremberg are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.