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Welcome to Betzdorf, Westerwald-Sieg (Altenkirchen district), Germany! This charming little town is located in the heart of the Westerwald and is a destination that is definitely worth a visit. Betzdorf offers numerous sights and activities for every taste.
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recommended route Difficulty moderate Open
Distance 15.6 km
Duration 4:30 h
Ascent 413 m
Descent 424 m

Über den Steinerother Kopf geht es tief hinab ins Elbbachtal zur historischen Dickendorfer Mühle. Die herausfordernde Tour führt dich zu ...

from Peter Thönig,   Westerwald - Ganz nach deiner Natur!
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 11.1 km
Duration 3:30 h
Ascent 349 m
Descent 358 m

Diese  abwechslungsreiche, eher kurze Etappe führt auf Wald- und Wirtschaftswegen von Alsdorf nach Kirchen. Durch das Imhäuser Bachtal, über einen ...

from Ulrike Tenzer,   Community
recommended route Difficulty difficult Multi-stage route
Distance 224 km
Duration 17:30 h
Ascent 2,537 m
Descent 2,483 m

Diese Route führt über mehr als 200 Kilometer und zeigt mir die schönsten Seiten des Westerwalds. Die vier Etappen lassen mir Zeit, die zahlreichen ...

from Maja Büttner,   Westerwald - Ganz nach deiner Natur!
recommended route Difficulty S0 difficult
Distance 45.9 km
Duration 3:00 h
Ascent 1,006 m
Descent 1,006 m

The MTB A is the main route of the mountain bike tours and offers, in addition to sporting challenges, some sights along the way. These include the ...

from Maja Büttner,   Westerwald - Ganz nach deiner Natur!
Long distance hiking trail · Westerwald Mountain Range
Druidensteig - At around 85 km, the longest geo route in Germany
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 82.3 km
Duration 25:00 h
Ascent 1,992 m
Descent 1,873 m

The quality hiking trail Druidensteig provides insights into the mining history of the region at over 30 information points and offers geological ...

from Sven Wolff (TI Kirchen (Sieg)),   Westerwald - Ganz nach deiner Natur!
Bicycle Ride · Westerwald
Westerwaldschleife: Wissen - Daaden
recommended route Difficulty difficult Stage 2
Distance 62.8 km
Duration 5:15 h
Ascent 640 m
Descent 511 m

Malerisch sind alle vier Etappen der Westerwaldschleife, auch diese zweite. Auf den rund 63 Kilometern der Tour kann ich mich körperlich auspowern ...

from Maja Büttner,   Westerwald - Ganz nach deiner Natur!
Long distance cycling · Westerwald
Wissen - Siegen Schleifenroute Etappe 84 H
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 41.5 km
Duration 3:11 h
Ascent 184 m
Descent 103 m

Diese Etappe führt uns von Wissen bis nach Siegen. Sie ist eine von über 330 zusammenhängenden Etappen. Wir haben spannende POI zur Etappe gepackt ...

from Awareness Deutschland MS,   Blue Ribbon & Pink Ribbon Schleifenroute
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The geographical location of Betzdorf is characterised by its picturesque hills covered by dense forests. The town is located on the edge of the Nassau Nature Park and thus offers the perfect starting point for hiking or cycling tours through the breathtaking countryside.

Touristically relevant sights can be found here in abundance: An absolute highlight is the castle of the Counts of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg with its magnificent gardens. The historic old town with its half-timbered houses and market square also invites you to linger. For art lovers, there is the Wilhelm-Morgner-Haus museum - named after an important expressionist - which shows changing exhibitions of modern art.

Cultural highlights can be experienced during various events such as: The annual town festival "Betzdorf Live" attracts visitors from near and far; In summer, the open-air cinema takes place on the Schlossplatz or enjoy classical music at the chamber music festival in September.

For culinary connoisseurs, Betzdorf also has some special offers in store: try regional specialities such as the famous "Westerwälder Spießbraten" (spit-roast) or let yourself be tempted by the delicious cakes and tarts in one of the cosy cafés.

For outdoor enthusiasts, Betzdorf offers numerous opportunities to be active. In spring and summer, you can explore the beautiful nature of the Westerwald on extensive hikes or explore the surroundings by bike. In winter, the "Betzdorf-Sieg" skiing area entices you to enjoy winter sports.

But there is also plenty to discover when it rains: The indoor swimming pool invites you to swim, in Berleburg Castle you can take a guided tour of the historic premises or visit one of the many shops in the town centre.

Where is it most beautiful in Betzdorf? An insider tip is definitely the viewpoints such as the "Felsenweg", where you can enjoy a breathtaking view over the valley - especially during sunset!

This guide to Betzdorf shows that this town has much more to offer than just a thoroughfare! Discover this charming little town for yourself and be surprised by its diversity!

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Natursteig Sieg Etappe 13 Bhf.Alsdorf-Bhf.Kirchen by K
February 03, 2018 · Community
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When did you do this route? February 03, 2018
Natursteig Sieg Etappe 13 Bhf.Alsdorf-Bhf.Kirchen by Ulrike
May 31, 2016 · Community
When did you do this route? May 26, 2016
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