Arrival and contact

Your way to the European Academy for Ayurveda

Under the umbrella of the Rosenberg Gesellschaft für ganzheitliche Gesundheit und Bildung gemeinnützige GmbH (Rosenberg Society for Holistic Health and Education) you can expect

  • year-round trainings and seminars
  • Ayurveda cures and retreats
  • Naturopathy practice for Ayurveda
  • Shop for Ayurveda products and lifestyle

Rosenberg gGmbH European Academy for Ayurveda Forsthausstraße 6 D-63633 Birstein Phone: +49 (0) 6054 91 31-0 Fax: +49 (0) 6054 91 31-36 Email: info(at)

Approach by car

Motorway Map Directions

Birstein is located 70 km northeast of Frankfurt/Main. It is easy to reach via the A66 (Frankfurt-Fulda), exit Wächtersbach/Bad Orb. Shortly after entering Birstein you have to turn right. This route will take you to Obersotzbach, even though the village is not yet signposted. However, you can follow our Rosenberg signs, which show you the way directly to Forsthausstraße 6 of Obersotzbach from the entrance of Birstein.

Arrival by train

With the ICE you can easily get from anywhere to Fulda, Hanau or Frankfurt. There you change to the regional express Frankfurt-Fulda, destination station is Wächtersbach or Bad Soden-Salmünster. From there a bus or taxi will take you comfortably to Obersotzbach within 15 minutes, bus stop Alte Schule (300 m or 2 minutes walk to the Academy).


You can either find a taxi directly at the station or you can order one by calling the following numbers. If you book in advance up to 24 hours before your journey, the following taxi companies will offer you special rates negotiated with us:

Hin & Her Fahrservice, Tel. +49 (0)6054-907567

Regional driving service, Tel. +49 (0)6054-909032

Train Map Directions

Shared cab service (AST)

Arrival by shared taxi

Parallel to the train arrival times from the direction of Frankfurt (arrival from the direction of Fulda with a 25 min stopover), a low-cost (for holders of a valid RMV ticket without additional payment) AST connection (Anrufsammeltaxi line 76a) runs from Bad Soden-Salmünster station in the direction of Birstein. The service runs from 5:20 a.m. to 7:20 p.m. every 2 hours on weekdays, and from 6:20 a.m. every 2 hours on weekends, Sundays and public holidays.

Book an AST from Bad Soden-Salmünster station to the Alte Schule stop in Obersotzbach (300 m or a 2 minute walk to the academy) at least 60 minutes before the start of the journey (for early journeys until 20:00 the evening before) on Tel: 0800 05 84 584.

Take advice!

Academy Coordinator Ingelore Weidner and her team

Monday – Friday 8.30 am – 4.00 pm

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Questions and answers

In the FAQs you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions about our Ayurveda trainings and seminars.

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