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Katzwinkel (Sieg)

Welcome to Katzwinkel (Sieg), a charming destination in the Westerwald-Sieg district of Altenkirchen, Germany. This idyllic little town is situated at the foot of the Siebengebirge and is surrounded by breathtaking scenery.
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Activities in Katzwinkel (Sieg)

Attractions in Katzwinkel (Sieg)


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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!
Bicycle Ride · Westerwald
Radtour "Stille Post"
recommended route Difficulty easy Open
Distance 17.7 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 178 m
Descent 178 m

Erst Berg, dann Tal heißt es auf der Rundtour auf der ehemaligen Grubenbahtrasse im Brölbachtal.

from Naturregion Sieg,   Rhein-Sieg-Kreis
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 hiking trail · Westerwald
Natursteig Sieg | Etappe 10 | Rund-um-Wissen
recommended route Difficulty difficult Open
Distance 25.2 km
Duration 7:30 h
Ascent 495 m
Descent 495 m

Schleife um Wissen 

from Naturregion Sieg,   Rhein-Sieg-Kreis
Theme trail · Westerwald
Wisserland - Alter Fürstenweg
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 12 km
Duration 3:25 h
Ascent 261 m
Descent 261 m

Rundwanderung auf historischen Wegen als Bestandteil des Wegenetzes „Botanischer Weg – Kultur und Landschaft im Wisserland“ (Tour 1).

from Jochen Stentenbach (VG Wissen),   Westerwald - Ganz nach deiner Natur!
Long distance hiking trail · Region Köln-Bonn
Natursteig Sieg - Gesamtstrecke
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 195.7 km
Duration 59:09 h
Ascent 5,346 m
Descent 5,217 m

200 km Wandervergnügen von Siegburg - Mudersbach. Beeindruckende Flusslandschaften und herrliche Aussichten, mit abwechslungsreichem Wegeverlauf – ...

from Naturregion Sieg,   Rhein-Sieg-Kreis
Long distance cycling · Pfalz
Rheinland-Pfalz mit dem Rad umrunden
recommended route Difficulty difficult
Distance 1,042.7 km
Duration 90:00 h
Ascent 9,000 m
Descent 9,300 m

Zum 60-jährigen Bestehen des Bundeslandes Rheinland-Pfalz wurde 2007 der "Rheinland-Pfalz-Radrundweg" aus der Taufe gehoben.  Er verbindet über ...

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Katzwinkel (Sieg) has a rich history and offers many tourist attractions such as Katzenburg Castle, the historic old town with its half-timbered houses or the observation tower on the Hüttenberg. Cultural highlights are, for example, the annual castle festival or the Christmas market in the pre-Christmas season.

The culinary specialities of Katzwinkel (Sieg) are diverse. Try local dishes such as the "Westerwälder Spießbraten" or enjoy a cool beer from one of the local breweries.

When it comes to outdoor activities, there is plenty to do! Hiking and cycling through the picturesque countryside is especially recommended during spring and autumn. In winter, skiers and snowboarders can hone their skills on the nearby slopes.

For rainy days, a visit to the local museum is a great way to learn more about the history of Katzwinkel (Sieg). A wellness treatment at a local spa could also be a relaxing alternative.

The most beautiful area in Katzwinkel (Sieg) is undoubtedly the Siebengebirge - here you will find spectacular views of the surrounding area as well as some of the best hiking trails in the region.

Katzwinkel (Sieg) is a destination that is definitely worth a visit. This Travel Guide has given you some tips on what to experience in this charming town and its surroundings.

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Natursteig Sieg | Etappe 10 | Rund-um-Wissen by Manuel
May 04, 2023 · Community
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When did you do this route? May 04, 2023
Photo: Manuel Böttger, Community
Photo: Manuel Böttger, Community
Photo: Manuel Böttger, Community
Nijmegen→Heerlen via Hamm & Trier (D) by text
October 10, 2022 · Community
When did you do this route? October 09, 2022
Radtour "Stille Post" by Daniel
March 28, 2022 · Community
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Destinations in Katzwinkel (Sieg)


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