The Mosel

An adventure

The Mosel. A river that flows through the green heart of Europe. The backdrop for 2000 years of history.

Numerous romantic wine-growing villages and sights, document this. Green landscapes, high vineyards and deep forests tell a story. Hike the different stages of the Moselsteig trail, enjoy a walk along the banks of the Mosel or visit the many big and small castles in the region.

Wineries invite you to take a breather after exciting tours on the numerous hiking and cycling routes.

Relaxation and adventure

in one of the most beautiful regions in Germany

Nature, culture and diversity: a combination that no other region in Germany harmoniously integrates.We look forward to welcoming you as our guest!


A variety of well-developed hiking trails go through the unique Mosel landscape. Along the river, up to the mountains or through the vineyards, every hike becomes an adventure.


Quality host “Wanderbare” Deutschland

Our new Hotel Restaurant Zur Marienburg is located in the middle of a large network of hiking trails, the “Moselsteig” on the opposite side of the Mosel.

Hiking packages

Do you like nature, hiking and adventure? Then our packages "Auf Stock und Stein" and "Die Mosel entdecken" are just right for you. You are also welcome to stop in our hotel and restaurant as an intermediate stage of your hiking plan. We offer you modern rooms fully equipped with all comforts. After a restful sleep, a rich Mosel breakfast will be waiting for you.

Hiking trails

The “Moselsteig Trail” with its side jumps is right on our doorstep. Our most popular hiking trails are the “Moselsteigstage No. 14” from Reil to Zell, a tour through the via ferrata of the “Bremmer Calmont” or a loop through the “Briedeler Schweiz”. Of course, we have many other route suggestions for you.


After your hike, you can leave your clothes in our drying room and clean your shoes. Our hiking pharmacy is also available for little ailments. Before you go on the next hike, we will be happy to pack you a lunch and provide you with enough weather information and maps.


Explore the Mosel region by bike! There are numerous bike trails along the Mosel, whether flat along the river or a detour up to the “Hunsrück”. There is a suitable route for every taste.


For our hotel guests, we also offer rental bicycles for day trips. We are happy to help you plan your route and provide you with a delicious packed lunch for a picnic on the way.

Boat trips

Explore the Mosel region with a view from the river. You will find a boarding stage to sail to different villages in Pünderich.

Sail on the Mosel

You can take the following day trips directly from the Pünderich boarding stage:

Direction Bernkastel-Kues:

Round trip to Enkirch
Round trip to Traben-Trarbach via Enkirch
Round trip to Bernkastel-Kues via Enkirch, Traben-Trarbach

Direction Cochem:

Round trip to Alf
Round trip to Beilstein via Alf
Round trip to Cochem via Alf, Beilstein

On the way to Bernkastel-Kues and Cochem you can disembark in many other Mosel villages.


Wine experience

The love for wine is simply in our blood! We are what we are: winegrowers for generations and romantic wine lovers. Whoever has been here, falls in love. Fall in love with the small, original Mosel villages, the lovely wine and much more.

Wine tasting

The numerous winegrowers in the village and neighboring villages will be happy to invite you to a wine tasting. Try the bottled wine directly in the wine cellar or enjoy a glass of “Federweisser” (new partly-fermented wine) in autumn. We would be happy to organize a wine tasting for you at a local winery or a guided wine tasting during a dinner.

Wine trail

The wine trail starts at the foot of the Marienburg, where you can find out everything you need to know about Mosel wine. Walk up the narrow stairs to numerous sign boards that inform you about the different grape varieties, upbringing methods, the 13 German wine-growing regions and the Oechsle degrees and weight. Further along the farm trail is the next sign board, which provides you information about the geological features along the Mosel. On the way, you will also find small rest areas with a wonderful view of the Mosel valley and the Hang Viaduct. The vineyard work sequence and the vines dangers are explained, as well as the marketing of wine, in barrels or in bottles. At the end of the wine trail, high up at the Marienburg, you will learn the history of Pünderich and from here you can also continue on the trail of the “Moselsteig Trail”.

Wine cellar tour

"On the trail of Pünderich wine". You will be accompanied by a local Pündericher on the way from winegrower to winegrower. You will visit various wine cellars, where you will be able to taste different Pünderich wines served with small delicious delicacies.

The dates for the wine cellar tour can be found at

The meeting point is at 5 p.m. at the ferry station. Registration: Tourist Information 06542/900021