Blind or partially sighted visitors

Accessible Rhineland-Palatinate

Use all your senses to discover nature at the Klostermühle Herb Garden or on the Wild Trail in the Eifel National Park. The Rhineland‑Palatinate State Museum, the Simeonstift City Museum in Trier, the oldest city in Germany, and Hambach Castle, the cradle of German democracy, all provide insights into the history of Rhineland‑Palatinate, which goes back thousands of years. You can relax and recharge your batteries in the Vulkaneifel Therme, the only Glauber salt thermal spa in Germany, or get that seaside feeling in the salt cave at the Südpalz Therme.

All the tourist attractions below are accredited in accordance with the nationwide ‘Tourism for All’ scheme. They pay special attention to the needs of blind and partially sighted visitors, and there is detailed, verified information available on accessibility.

Accommodation options for blind or visually impaired guests

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Let us show you our accommodation for blind and partially sighted guests, certified in accordance with the ‘Tourism for All’ scheme. 

Excursion tips for blind or partially sighted guests

Accessible leisure tips

There is a great deal to discover in Rhineland‑Palatinate: Fascinating natural landscapes, such as the breathtaking river valleys or the deep blue maars of the Eifel, all shaped by the forces of nature over thousands of years. The Hunsrück-Hochwald National Park is young by comparison but no less impressive. There are tremendous views from the Skywalk on the Erbeskopf, the highest mountain in Rhineland‑Palatinate at an altitude of 816 m.

You can experience thousands of years of history first-hand in Trier, the oldest city in Germany. A visit to the Stöffel Park or the Dinosaur Park provides a glimpse of times gone by.

For those looking for the healthy option, there are traditional spa resorts offering both inviting spa gardens and accessible spas and other health treatments.

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  • Südpfalz-Therme spa

    Bad Bergzabern In the most southern part of the Palatinate, nestled between vineyards and the Palatinate Forest, Südpfalz Therme offers visitors a warm welcome.…

  • Bad Bertrich volcanic Eifel thermal spa

    Bad Bertrich Covering two floors, the spa architecture, dominated by wood, glass and stone, creates a health and wellness experience in a dimension of its own.…

  • Historisches Kupferbergwerk Fischbach

    Fischbach Historic Fischbach Copper Mine ... where history becomes tangible!

  • Historische Weiherschleife

    Idar-Oberstein The last waterwheel-driven gemstone cutting mill on the Idarbach entertains its visitors with a worthwhile gemstone exhibition, multimedia show well…

  • Bergrestaurant Waldeck

    Ingelheim am Rhein Type of business: Restaurant cuisine: seasonal, regional, vegetarian, allergy-friendly, international The mountain restaurant with guesthouse is…

  • Kulturzentrum Festung Ehrenbreitstein

    Koblenz 118 metres above the Rhine, from the fortress you have probably the most fantastic view of Koblenz and the confluence of the Rhine and Moselle.…

  • Mittelrhein Museum

    Koblenz Middle Rhine Museum Collections from prehistory, early history and the Roman era, mediaeval art; collection focuses on paintings from the school of…

  • Seilbahn Koblenz

    Koblenz Visit the Koblenz cable car and Ehrenbreitstein Fortress as a special excursion destination. The breathtaking cable car ride across the Rhine up to…

  • Saar-Mosel-Bad Konz

    Konz The indoor swimming pool has a total of 3 pools. In the lovingly designed paddling pool, the little ones can have fun in the water undisturbed by the…

  • Saar-Mosel-Bad

    Konz indoor swimming pool

  • Kalmitbad

    Maikammer Modern leisure and adventure pool with 1,750 sqm of water (heated), 4,000 sqm sunbathing area, 50 m swimming pool, non-swimmer pool, Springer Basin,…

  • Mainz State Museum

    Mainz 200,000 YEARS OF CULTURAL HISTORY The Landesmuseum's art and cultural history collection extends from the Stone Age to the present day. Among them are…

  • Nationalpark-Tor Höfen

    Monschau At the National Park Gate in Höfen you will find a Tourist Information Centre, the exhibition on "A blaze of yellow daffodils and changing forests", a…

  • Hambach Castle

    Neustadt/Weinstrasse In 1832, Hambach Castle became the "cradle of German democracy" (Theodor Heuß) and a demonstration of national unity and freedom...

  • Municipal Museum Simeonstift

    Trier, Stadt Trier Peter, Helena and the market cross - the city museum has them all. Anyone who admires the statues of saints on the Steipe on the main market, walks…

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‘Tourism for All’: What’s the idea?

‘Tourism for All’ is a nationwide accessibility accreditation scheme. It has been developed over several years of collaboration and coordination with a range of stakeholder associations as part of the ‘Tourism for All’ project sponsored by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. For the ‘Tourism for All’ certification, a specially trained inspector surveys the accessibility of a given site based on a detailed catalogue of criteria. The data is then viewed and evaluated by the federal testing body and detailed test reports are produced. These test reports give travellers an exact idea of what things are like before they set off, allowing them to make their own decisions as to whether the facilities are suitable for their needs.

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