Ingelheim on the Rhine is surrounded by vineyards and has historical highlights as the "Kaiserpfalz": archeological site of one of Charlemagnes palaces.
Or the "Burgkirche", a church with an impressive fortification. In the old part of the town you find a whole number of very good wineries. From Ingelheim a ferry takes you to the romantic Rheingau. Behind Bingen (10 km from Ingelheim), the romantic part of the Rhine with ancient castles starts. Ingelheim is close to Mainz and Wiesbaden.