Sweeping Rhine Valley Panorama
Looming over St. Goar is the largest and most impressive of the Rhine Valley castle ruins – the “Rheinfels” with its labyrinth of subterranean tunnels, which all guests should visit.
A description of the 5 circular hiking routes that start in St. Goar can be downloaded as a pdf file under this link www.wanderfreunde-stgoar.de: “Mythos Loreley”: 1. BURGWEG 17 km in 4 hours, 2. HÖHENWEG 12 km in 3 hours, 3. PANORAMA WEG 8 km in 2 1/2 hours.
“Werlauer Schweiz”: 4. MÜHLENWEG 11 km in 3 hours, 5. ERZWEG 13 km in 3 hours.
An English description of the RHEINBURGENWEG 04 Oberwesel – St. Goar section in 3 hours is also available here www.outdooractive.com.
The daily programme of Summer features, including rock and classical concerts, appearing at the open-air theatre above the Lorelei can be found here loreley-freilichtbuehne.
Every year, on the third Saturday in September, St. Goar plays host to a truly magnificent fireworks display, the world-renowned rhein-in-flammen
Left image: “Loreley”, George Grosz, Museum Ludwig in Cologne