Your city & cultural experiences

Mosel cities in winter mood!

Enjoy the winter atmosphere in the Mosel cities! Picturesque old towns for strolling and shopping. Special hosts and experience historical events at every corner.

Our tips for the cities of Saarburg, Trier, Bernkastel-Kues & Wittlich, Traben-Trarbach, Cochem & Zell and Koblenz:

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    Ansicht auf den Wasserfall in Saarburg bei herbstlicher Atmosphäre.


    Our “Little Venice”! Little Venice because the picturesque old town is not only traversed by a stream, it also features a thundering waterfall. Saarburg, one of the oldest hilltop castles in Germany, towers over everything. The perfect place to stop, stroll, enjoy culture and Saar wine!

    Off to Saarburg
    Ansicht auf ein Paar, welches beim Flanieren über den Hauptmarkt in Trier gerade ein Selfie macht.


    The UNESCO World Heritage city was once the seat of Roman emperors and is now a lively university city with many bright and creative minds. All the cultural treasures are within walking distance in the beautiful old town. On the way, you'll have plenty of opportunities to stroll, shop and stop for a bite to eat – not forgetting the nightlife!

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    Ansicht auf die Burg Landshut in winterlicher Atmosphäre.

    Bernkastel-Kues & Wittlich

    Bernkastel-Kues is famous for its renowned wineries, its half-timbered houses and its sights. The ideal place for a leisurely stroll and some fun. The ruins of Landshut Castle, once an important Roman fortress, tower over everything. Why not also take a trip to the old town of Wittlich. Two well-known artists show here important works of art.

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    Ansicht auf die Ruine Grevenburg mit der Mosel und der Stadt Traben-Trarbach im Hintergrund.


    Architectural art nouveau treasures are a special feature of this city. There is even a noble art nouveau hotel with first-class cuisine! There is also a oenophile "Unterwelt" and the impressive Buddha Museum. Goethe and Apollinaire were previously guests of the Baroque Villa Böcking. And there’s still more to see...

    Off to Traben-Trarbach
    Ansicht auf Cochem mit Blick auf die Reichsburg vom gegenüberliegenden Flussufer

    Cochem & Zell (Mosel)

    The two towns are known for delightful wine consumption. The magnificent Reichsburg castle watches over Cochem, and in the “Unterwelt” you can uncover a great state secret... There are completely new sensory experiences on offer in Zell: Can our eyes and ears trick our palates? Just give it a try: Light and musical wine tasting in Zell (Mosel).

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    Ansicht auf ein Paar bei einem Selfie vor dem Kaiserdenkmal am Deutschen Eck in Koblenz


    Welcome to the Deutschen Eck! This headland is where the Mosel converges with the Rhine, and where the UNESCO World Heritage Centre of the Upper Middle Rhine Valley begins. The cosy old town and extensive river promenade are located alongside one another. Ideal conditions for strolling, shopping and enjoying yourself! Tip: take the cable car up to the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress Cultural Centre...

    Off to Koblenz

Our historical sights

2,000 years of high culture enliven the senses

Let us tell you our history!

Also in winter, the guest guides will take you to the sights of our cities. They will take you on a journey through 2,000 years of history, show you the classics and unknown corners of the city centres and tell you their anecdotes.

Our special locations for your retreat

What could be nicer than stopping off after a walk, a hike or a stroll through town? Whether with a glass of Mosel wine or a café, a Mosel snack or a multi-course menu. Our cafes, wineries, vinotheques, restaurants there are so many possibilities for culinary journeys of discovery.

More tips & information...

...about city trips on the Mosel are also available on our city & culture page

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