Saffenburgrunde from/to Mayschoß for climbers

Sensational views on the Saffenburg Circuit

And the tour lives up to its name: the Saffenburg can be seen from almost all vantage points.The hike leads to spectacular views: from the Saffenburg, the Schwedenkopf, the Ümerich and the Mohrenkopf.A challenging loop that provides new surprises around every bend in the trail.A highlight right at the beginning: the ruins of the Saffenburg. From the plateau you have a magnificent 360° panoramic view of the course of the river Ahr and the surrounding villages.You can stop for refreshments along the way at the Saffenburg refuge, in the local restaurants, at the winegrowers and wine taverns in Mayschoß and in Rech.The Saffenburg circuit is signposted with its own signpost.


Saffenburgrunde from/to Mayschoß for climbers
4:34 h
14,6 km
576 m
582 m

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