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Travel Insider Tips for Trittenheim
Trittenheim lies on the even slope of a tongue of land (a point bar) formed by a tight bend in the Moselle. Trittenheim belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Neumagen-Dhron (Neumagen-Dhron vacation rentals | Neumagen-Dhron travel guide), whose seat is in the like-named municipality.
Things to See in Trittenheim
Late Baroque parish church with Early Classicist elements
Five-part Bildstock cycle for the schmerzreicher Rosenkranz (“painful rose wreath”) of 1654
Saint Lawrence’s Chapel (Laurentius-Kapelle) in the vineyards (expanded in 1583)
Trittenheim is characterized considerably by winegrowing, and with 236 ha of vineyards under cultivation is after Piesport (Piesport vacation rentals | Piesport travel guide), Zell (Zell vacation rentals | Zell travel guide), Leiwen (Leiwen vacation rentals | Leiwen travel guide), Konz (Konz vacation rentals | Konz travel guide), Neumagen-Dhron (Neumagen-Dhron vacation rentals | Neumagen-Dhron travel guide), Mehring (Mehring vacation rentals | Mehring travel guide) and Bernkastel-Kues (Bernkastel-Kues vacation rentals | Bernkastel-Kues travel guide) the eighth biggest winegrowing centre in the Mosel wine region. Traditionally, it is mainly Riesling that is grown. The best known vineyards are Trittenheimer Apotheke and Trittenheimer Altärchen, both of which belong to the winemaking appellation – Großlage – of Piesporter Michelsberg. Winegrowing also forms the basis for the tourism, which likewise stands as an important economic factor.
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More about the History of Trittenheim
Having been founded as a Frankish settlement, Trittenheim had its first documentary mention in 893 in the Prümer Urbar (Urbar vacation rentals | Urbar travel guide), a catalogue of Prüm (Prüm vacation rentals | Prüm travel guide) Abbey’s holdings, and for a long time was Electoral-Trier domain. Beginning in 1794, Trittenheim lay under French rule. In 1814 it was assigned to the Kingdom of Prussia at the Congress of Vienna. Since 1947, it has been part of the then newly founded state of Rhineland-Palatinate.
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Trittenheim on the Middle Moselle is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Bernkastel-Wittlich district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.
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