Sauerland - Land of 1000 mountains

They still exist in the Sauerland: small streets with little traffic. And curves, as much as the biker's heart desires. The region advertises with the slogan "Land of 1000 mountains". Of course they are not as high as in the Alps, but that doesn't stop the fun of driving. Hilly forest and meadow landscapes, a relatively low traffic density and the many reservoirs offer the best conditions for beautiful motorcycle tours.

The borders of the Sauerland are not exactly defined. Roughly speaking, it lies in the triangle between Kassel, Dortmund and Siegen. Most of it belongs to North Rhine-Westphalia, a small part to Hesse.

The best time to travel is from April to October.

The maximum speed is 50 km/h in urban areas, 100 km/h outside urban areas and 130 km/h on motorways.

Motorcyclists are not required to carry warning vests and first aid kits.

Interesting routes and destinations are among others:

 

specialities of the Sauerland cuisine:

  • Potthucke (potato dish)
  • Sauerland beef sausage, "Rinderpümmel" (beef puree)
  • bone sausage
  • Sauerland ham
  • Sauerland beer
Hotel Villa Tummelchen
Hotel Villa Tummelchen

The Hotel Villa Tummelchen*** is quietly located at the foot of the Reichsburg Cochem and only a few meters away from the center and the banks...

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Moselromantik-Hotel Dampfmühle
Moselromantik-Hotel Dampfmühle

Paul and Silke Sauer welcome their guests in the romantic wine village of Enkirch an der Mosel. The steam mill is the ideal starting point for...

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Hotel Zur Post
Hotel Zur Post

The small wine village of Klotten is located in the Moselle valley, where the steep vineyard terraces on both sides of the river connect the...

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Winkelwerkstatt hotel & café
Winkelwerkstatt hotel & café

In the middle of Kröv, on one of the many bends along the Moselle, lies the completely renovated "Winkelwerkstatt" of Elke Süwer. The new...

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