Are you coming to the Moselle to go hiking or cycling? Or should it be a combination?!
- Pre-planned travel programs
- From short trips to vacations
- Experience the Moselle valley from an excursion boat
Duration: 6 days 5 nights | Stage tour: Perl - Trier
Fitness level: medium to high | Experience: sporty, Moselsteig & Co.
Start: daily | Execution: private unaccompanied | Luggage transport: optional
Hiking trail: Moselsteig - stages 01 to 04
Get to know the first stages of the Moselsteig Trail. The start takes place in the border triangle France, Luxembourg, Germany - in Saarland Perl on the Luxembourg border. On the way you will be rewarded with extensive views as far as Luxembourg and France.
DAY 1: ARRIVAL TO PERL
Arrive early and take a detour to Villa Borg, a Roman archeology park. Alternatively, visit Luxembourg or Schengen before you start your hiking holiday on the Moselle.
DAY 2: MOSELSTEIG STAGE 01 | PERL TO PALZEM | 24 KM | Ø 7 HOURS
On your first Moselsteig hike you can enjoy wide views of neighboring France and Luxembourg. Admire the numerous wild orchids growing along the way. Surrounded by vineyards and through forests and meadows, you arrive at your stage destination Palzem.
DAY 3: MOSELSTEIG STAGE 02 | PALZEM TO NITTEL | 16 KM | Ø 5 HOURS
This hike on the Moselsteig Trail takes you to the Helfanter Dom, a double-towered church. A few short climbs take you through woods and meadows to Nittel. You end the day with a tasting of the fruity Moselle wine at the winemaker.
DAY 4: MOSELSTEIG STAGE 03 | NITTEL TO KONZ | 22 KM | Ø 6.5 HOURS
The hiking trail takes you to the Nitteler Felsen nature reserve, which characterizes the first part of today's Moselsteig hike. The further course takes you along the vineyards and a short stretch of the Saar until you reach Konz. The open-air museum Roscheider Hof is worth seeing.
DAY 5: MOSELSTEIG STAGE 04 | KONZ TO TRIER | 21 KM | Ø 5.5 HOURS
You start in Konz, the summer residence of a Roman emperor, and walk past the Igel column, a 23-meter-high tomb to Trier. At the Markusberg you can take a break and fortify yourself with a snack. Enjoy a wonderful view of the city from the Marian column. When you arrive in Trier, you will be welcomed at the main market with a sparkling welcome drink. Let the last holiday evening end comfortably.
DAY 6: DEPARTURE FROM TRIER or EXTENSION
You leave Trier and take many beautiful impressions home with you from your hike on the Moselsteig Trail. You are welcome to reserve an additional night. The oldest city in Germany has some remarkable UNESCO world cultural heritage sites to offer.
Program changes reserved
Services included in this package:
Possible start of the journey
For our multi-stage tours, we recommend arriving at the weekend, as experience has shown that availability is then highest.
Holidays and major events
You should book a trip during the holiday weeks, to wine and street festivals or other major events in good time. There may be a surcharge, minimum nights or changes in the program.
You can arrive earlier or extend your vacation afterwards. You can reserve additional nights as a pre- or post-night stay when booking your trip. Should you wish to stay one more night in a location during your trip, please let us know using the comment field of your booking or give us a call.
Bed tax / guest tax
We would like to point out that some cities levy a culture tax or bed tax. The fees will be collected directly at your accommodation.
Would you like our luggage transport as an additional service ?! Your luggage will be transported to your next accommodation by 5:00 p.m. 1 piece of luggage per person weighing a maximum of 20 kg.
Short-term travel requests
Even short-term travel requests require a binding booking, as otherwise availabilities cannot be queried. If the trip is not possible due to a lack of availability, we will provide you with an alternative offer upon request. If you do not wish this, your booking will be canceled free of charge.
A booking confirmation / invoice is issued to the travel applicant for each booking. If you are traveling as a group, but would like separate invoices, please make separate bookings, stating a group name. Subsequent splitting of processes and invoices is not technically possible.
The down payment is 30% of the travel price plus insurance premium (if travel insurance is also taken out) after receipt of the booking confirmation. The remaining payment is due four weeks before the start of the journey. For bookings less than 6 weeks before the start of the journey, the entire travel price is due immediately.
The travel applicant receives the travel documents and the service vouchers for all travel participants by post approx. 14 days before arrival - provided that the travel price has been paid in full. One set of travel documents is created for each room. This includes: a detailed day-to-day travel description, the hotel list with addresses and check-in information, maps with further tips for visiting and sightseeing, city and local maps, as well as recommendations for places to stop and an emergency contact list. In the case of short-term bookings and a foreign address, we will store the complete travel documents in your first hotel. You will receive the exact travel description including the hotel list in advance by email.
We recommend that you take out travel insurance including travel cancellation, interruption, rebooking fees and luggage insurance. You can find further information on this under the item "Services" "Travel Insurance" on our homepage.
Information on parking, your arrival and departure, rental bicycles, our starting point transfer, as well as further information can be found under "Services" on our website or with the travel information that is part of your travel documents.
Our overnight partners on the Moselle are selected middle and superior class hotels, guest houses and inns. All rooms have a bath / toilet or shower / toilet.
Overnight stay in the standard category
In the standard category there are rooms in pensions and guest houses with simple furnishings. In Trier and Koblenz there are typical city hotels.
Overnight stay in the comfort category
In the comfort category, we reserve 3-star accommodations for you. At the same time, the rooms are somewhat larger than in the standard category and have "extra" features. If necessary in a quieter location, with new equipment or with a balcony / terrace.
Single room bookings
In many cases, the single rooms booked in your accommodation are double rooms for single use.
The exact hotel list with hotel addresses and directions is included with your travel documents, which you will receive approx. 14 days before arrival. Please understand that we only give out accommodation names on the basis of a firm booking or after a deposit has been received. We are also happy to pass on "customer requests" for catering or equipment to our service partners with your reservation.