Facilities and establishments
According to the latest resolutions passed by the state government of Rhineland‑Palatinate and the Conference of Minister Presidents on 3 March 2021, the opening of individual leisure and travel facilities is based on fixed opening schedules and coronavirus case numbers in the individual counties and cities.
The ban on staying away from home for tourist purposes remains in place.
Irrespective of local case numbers, the following services are currently unavailable:
- campsites, camper van sites and motorhome sites,
- hotels, bed and breakfasts, boarding houses, guest houses, inns and youth hostels, and
- holiday homes, holiday apartments and private accommodation.
If required, these can open exclusively for non-tourist travel in accordance with the general safety measures.
- swimming pools, saunas and wellness facilities.
Facilities with the option to open by appointment:
The following leisure facilities may open depending on the opening schedule and local case numbers. However, further specific restrictions are to be expected for each location:
- outdoor restaurants,
- zoos and wildlife parks,
- botanical gardens,
- cinemas, and
- theatres, concert halls, opera houses and cabaret theatres.
Please consult the provider to find out what, if any, restrictions are in place.
You can find more detailed, up-to-date information on the website of the state government of Rhineland‑Palatinate here
Information on entry restrictions and quarantine regulations in Germany from the Federal Foreign Office here
A map giving an overview of current coronavirus case numbers in Rhineland‑Palatinate and its counties and cities can be found here
There is also an interactive map from the Robert Koch Institute here