The baroque church and the Andrea Tower of the former Franciscan convent of Filzen are among the attractions of this hiking tour. Furthermore: a beautiful change between meadows, fields, vineyards and forests, the round tour is family-friendly and suitable for children.
Distance 9.5 km
Gentle ascents make this circular hike an easy tour. This hike is named after the former Franciscan convent in Brauneberg. It was added to the Andrea Tower, which serves as a bell tower and dates from the 11th century, making it one of the oldest Christian buildings in the region. Today there is a local history museum on the ground floor. Insights into the hiking tour:The Klostergartenweg starts at the former Franciscan convent of Filzen, with its baroque church and Andrea tower. The former estates of the Franciscan nuns can now be impressively hiked along the Klostergartenweg. Wonderful views of the Moselle valley await you along the way. In addition, the alternation between meadows, fields, vineyards and ancient forests shows the beauty of the cultural landscape. With its gentle ascents, the tour is also suitable for less experienced hikers and children.In Brauneberg there are various places to stop for a bite to eat, the Straußwirtschaften are very beautiful.
Ideal for families with children, because it is an easy tour. Between May and October the ostrich taverns in the village are open: it is worth a visit.
Update: November 05, 2020
Safety informationThe tour is easy and well suited for families.
Tips and hints
Phone: (0049) 6531/50019-0
Tourist information Brauneberg
Phone: (0049) 6534/933333
Getting thereComing from Bernkastel-Kues on the B53, Brauneberg is reached in about 7 kilometres. The Brunnenstraße is located near the end of the village.
ParkingParking is available at the starting point, Brunnenstraße, 54472 Brauneberg
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EquipmentHiking boots are recommended, but not mandatory.
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