CASTLES AND RUINS in the Mosel Region

Castle Cochem

Large castle, many things to see, amazing view over the Mosel and Cochem.
Guided tours, knight's meals, park with hawks.

Reichsburg Cochem - Burgsfuehrungen, Rittermahl, Falknerei

Middle of March till November 9.00 till 17.00 o'clock
Tel.: +49 2671/255

To the internetsite Reichsburg Cochem
To the internetsite Falknerei Reichsburg Cochem



Castle Pyrmont

Castle Pyrmont can be visited since 1990.
Excellent restaurant with special knight's meal
Wednesday till Sunday and holidays (June, July and August from 11:00 till 17:00 o'clock)
(May, September and October from 11.00 till
16.00 o'clock)
For the special knight's meal, see the "Veranstaltungslist"
To the internetsite Burg Pyrmont


Castle Landshut in Bernkastel-Kues

Enjoy a nice meal in our restaurant and a perfect view in the historical part of the ruins of the castle!

Castle Landshut in Bernkastel -


Castle Arras in Alf

Castle Arras in Alf - Mosel - Information für Touristen -

Castle Arras is situated on the lovely "Middlemosel" en offers you a wonderful view of the landscape. Here you will find a regional museum as well as a restaurant with a well equipped hotel together with a dermatologic cosmetic laser institute.
To the internetsite Burg Arras


Castle ruins Ehrenburg, Brodenbach at the Mosel

The Ehrenburg is the stage of lively culture of the middle ages and awakes every year.
Proud knights and noble ladies, magicians, actors and charlatans - mystical figures arise from the fog of the last
century en welcome you to a trip through time...

Eastersunday till All Saints Day
We till Sa 10.00 till 16.00 o'clock
Sunday and holidays 11.00 till 18.00 o'clock
Tel.: +49 2605/2432 or 3077
To the internetsite Burg Ehrenburg



Castle Eltz

Castle Eltz is one of the best preserved castles of Germany. Guided tours start every 15 minutes and takes about 40 minutes.
Also visit the treasure room.
And do not forget to take an unforgettable look at the Eltz valley.
April 1 till November 1
every day from 9.30 till 17.30 o'clock
Tel.: +49 2672/950500 - Münstermaifeld
Castle Eltz - Moseltouristinformation
To the internetsite Burg Eltz


Castles of Treis

Treis has two castles.
The first castle nowadays known as Burg Treis, was situated better on top of the steep mountain with a view of the city.
Nowadays you can only see the cemetery.
The second castle, the Wildburg, was build immediately after the first castle was build in order to provide back cover for the first castle. The purpose of this castle was to guard the streets in the valley and the road upwards. The Wildburg is private property and cannot be visited.


Castle Bischofstein

with the chapel Untere Bischofstein
The castle is open:
On monumentsday or after request with the caretaker.
The chapel can always be visited.


Castle Thurant in Alken

Castle Thurant in Alken - Moselurlaub -

March + April from 10.00 till 17.00 o'clock
May till October from 10.00 till 18.30 o'clock
November till February from 10.00 till 16.00 o'clock
Tel.: +49 2605/2004 - Alken
To the internetsite Burg Thurant

Castle ruins Grevenburg in Traben-Trarbach

Castle ruins Grevenburg in city part Trarbach with castle restaurant
(inside and outside)



Castle Metternich in Beilstein

The ruin of Castle Metternich is very visible at the high rock near Beilstein above the Mosel valley.
Family Sprenger has made it their assignment to preserve the castle and let medieval traditions live again. Look at the list for castle parties and medieval markets (klick on the link of the internetsite of Burg Metternich).

Castle Metternich in Beilstein - Urlaub an der Mosel -

Weekly grill evenings at Castle Metternich
in the months July and August.

To the internetsite Burg Metternich




Between Pünderich and Alf and Bullay