Baumholder`s favorable location offers a variety of leisure activities:

  • Cycling on the bike trail along the  Nahe river: 120 km from its source to its confluence with the Rhine river at Bingen and on numerous secondary routes
  • The Draisinen-tour (railroad pedal cars) in the neighboring County of Kusel  and a canoe trip on the Glan or the Nahe-rivers

  • Sittich Farm (parakeet farm)
  • Mountain biking
  • Swimming in the Baumholder lake or, in bad weather, at the water park in Hambachtal or at the pools in Oberkirchen
  • Dig for agates and cut precious stones in the nearby city of  Idar-Oberstein
  • Experience nature at the educational institutions of the nature park Saar-Hunsrück
  • Hike on the Saar-Hunsrück-Steig, on the Bärenbachpfad  or on the Lorettaweg
  • Explore the castle Lichtenberg, Germany’s largest castle ruin
We’ll be glad to help to plan your stay!  

Verbandsgemeinde Baumholder Ansprechpartner Tourismus:
Am Weiherdamm 1    
55774 Baumholder
Tel.: 06783-810
Fax.: 06783-8160
Frau Ines Klingshirn
Tel: 06783-7043951
Email: oder
Frau Christin Risch
Tel.: 06783-8116