German Wine Route: Weisenheim am Sand
Weisenheim am Sand has 4400 inhabitants and an area of 13,7 km². It was first documentary mentioned in 771 as "Wihsa".
The protestant church has a choir steeple built in the 12th century, it was extended in the 14th century, the nave is a baroque extension from the 18th century.
The catholic church of St. Lawrence is a neo gothic building from 1866.
Vineyards of Weisenheim am Sand, Weisenheimer Weinlagen
- Altenberg; 63,3 ha
- Burgweg; 13,5 ha
- Hahnen; 89,4 ha
- Halde; 68,2 ha
- Hasenzeile; 81 ha
- Goldberg; 54,1 ha