RheinBurgenWeg: Hiking on mythical trails

Along its picturesque route across green meadows, forests, and vineyards, the RheinBurgenWeg leads hikers past numerous fortresses and castles on 200 kilometres of trails. The quite sophisticated hiking trail offers ample opportunity to experience this unique nature and culture landscape along every step. Almost like time travel, your hiking boots will carry you to numerous masterpieces of Rhenish architecture from the Middle Ages to the 19th century. Many of the formidable and fortified castles with their towers and battlement-topped walls can be toured.

Discovering the many facets of the Middle Rhine Valley

For all those, who love adventure, the RheinBurgenWeg with its Middle Rhine via ferrata in Boppard, and the Oelsbergsteig Trail near Oberwesel, two vie ferrate are offered as alternatives to the hiking route. Experience Alpine thrills between heaven and Earth, inching your way across steep drops and craggy slate cliffs. Breathtaking views will reward the high-adrenaline ascent, for which physical stamina and surefootedness are an absolute must.

Hiking on mythical trails

Those seeking the much-praised romantic Rhine ambiance in a glass of the region‘s famous wine will find everything they are looking for on a hike along the RheinBurgenWeg. One of the most famous German wine-growing regions, the Middle Rhine Valley, reaches from Bingen to Bonn, with the trail practically mimicking its course. Undertake a foray of the sun-drenched slopes, where you can taste the product of the golden grapes grown here. The vineyard inns and wine taverns at the various wineries invite you to rest your weary feet, and also offer some of the traditional Middle Rhine cuisine to accompany their products.

The RheinBurgenWeg trail:

Landkaart/etappes RheinBurgenWeg


Hiking package

RheinBurgenWeg hiking package
Long-distance walking tours with luggage transfers
8 days/7 nights - from 476 Euro


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