Standing in front of it, you could almost think you were at the foot of Uluru in Australia: Rotenfels on the Nahe rises 202 meters above the surrounding land. This mountain has the highest sheer face between Scandinavia and the Alps and attracts many climbers.
In and around the gemstone center of Idar-Oberstein, you can learn everything there is to know about the history and geology of the Nahe region. Various gemstone mines and museums impressively show what makes the famous Nahe gemstones so special.
Nahe Cycle Route
This long-distance cycle route follows the Nahe river, after which the wine-growing region was named, as it proceeds from its source to its mouth over a distance of roughly 128 kilometers. From vineyards to wine-growing villages to towns, there is much to discover along the way.
Salinental between Bad Kreuznach and Bad Münster is a distinctive destination for health and wellness seekers. Graduation works with a total length of 1.1 km line up to form Europe’s largest open-air inhalatorium.