Kottenheim is an ideal starting point for relaxing hikes, visits to the Moselle and exploring the area.
There's a lot to discover:
The Traumpfad volcano path starts right outside the door. Many other beautiful Traumpfade & Traumpfädchen are within 20 minutes drive easily accessible. More information at www.traumpfade.info. You will also find the Traumpfad travel guides in the houses! The nearby forest and the Winfeld offer opportunities for long walks or short hikes. The Laacher See and the Maifeld also invite you to explore.
In the immediate vicinity of the houses are some interesting museums and adventure centers.
Eifelmuseum with slate mine in Genovevaburg www.mayen.de,
Lava Dome, Terra Vulcanica, Roman Mine, Geyser Andernach www.vulkanpark.com
Abbey Maria Laach www.maria-laach.de
Experience Nürburgring www.nuerburgring.de
Castle Pyrmont www.burg-pyrmont.de
Castle Elz www.burg-eltz.de
For children, not only the volcano museums and Genoveva Castle are particularly captivating. There is much more to discover and have fun:
Tolli Park www.tolli-park.de
Puppet Theater www.figurentheaterkuenster.de
The butterfly garden Sayn www.sayn.de
The Zoo Neuwied www.zoo-neuwied.de
SPORT AND LEISURE TIME
Halls and leisure pool in Mayen www.stwmy.de
Eifel climbing park www.adventureforest.de/klettern-eifel/index.html
Climbing for professionals in the Ettringer Lay www.klettern-ettringen.de
Riding on the Thomashof in Mayen www.reitschule-thomashof.de
Restaurante Pizzeria La Quercia www.pizzeria-laquercia.de
Steakhouse Zum heißen Stein