A beautiful circular hiking trail through the vineyards above the double community of Zeltingen-Rachtig.Insights into the hiking tour:The hike leads under the Hochmosel bridge into the vineyards. Especially in the summer months, when the vines are in blossom, it is especially beautiful to hike in the middle of the vineyards - great views of the Moselle valley are guaranteed all year round. Also the "Sortengarten" is on the way. Here, on a former steep vineyard area, Mediterranean and exotic species have been planted alongside native shrubs and useful trees and shrubs to test whether the shrubs can establish themselves and adapt to the climatic conditions. Amongst others, walnut, chestnut, hazel, peach, mirabelle, reneclode, quince, medlar, mulberry, pomegranate, sparrow, sea buckthorn, kiwi, akebie, goji berry ...There are hiking-friendly places to stop in the village.
Above the variety garden there is also a Jewish cemetery. However, there are only a few gravestones left to be seen.
Updated: June 10, 2020
Safety informationNo special safety instructions.
Tips, hints and linksFerienland Bernkastel-Kues
Getting thereComing from Bernkastel, follow the B53 in the direction of Koblenz through Graach to Zeltingen-Rachtig.
ParkingFree parking is available in the Gestadestraße at the hotels and in the residential area. Please note that in the high season the parking spaces are mainly occupied by hotel guests.
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