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Lovely hike with stunning scenery!

We did the 16km loop hike on a warm summer Saturday in June, it was wonderful! The trail is well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
Very picturesque

We took a walk from our local hotel to this point based on a recommendation from our receptionist... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Jeremy M
Guildford, England, United Kingdom
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66693 Mettlach, Saarland, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the 16km loop hike on a warm summer Saturday in June, it was wonderful! The trail is well maintained/well marked, and is through the forest so it wasn't too hot; the hills are gentle and are achievable for most fitness levels. The view...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We took a walk from our local hotel to this point based on a recommendation from our receptionist. It was a hot day (28c) but walking through the Forrest down to the vantage point was fairly flat and only about a mile. It’s worth the...More

3  Thank Jeremy M
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We parked at the waterlock and walked along the river Saar ok the outer part of the bow. After about 35 mins we saw a path leading up in zig zag formation. After another 30 mins we reached the top. I wasn’t expecting that kind...More

Thank Sarah T G
Reviewed 22 May 2018

There are many walking trails to explore throughout this park. There is even a wooden walkway (there is a cost to accessing this) built to walk up to an observation tower. This park would be a great place to spend a day, any time of...More

Thank lost_in_itasca
Reviewed 3 May 2018

First we have thought why we need to pay in the entrance (10 eur/per person), but lately understand it. Very beautiful view, fantastic feelings to see all the beauty of valley. Highly recommend to visit this place and enjoy the nature.

Thank Ingulinka
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

A short (or long) walk will take you to a great outlook from where you can enjoy the breathtaking view which is really very special :)

Thank soinic
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Nice and lot's of parking, you can do long walks and enjoyt he view on the valley. Highly recommend the Blumental bierhoff in the mids of the park...Excellent food in big quantity for very fair prices!

Thank Francois V
Reviewed 5 January 2018

A small walk through the forest and you will reach the Cloef, a view point. The view of the Saarschleife is fantastic and a must-see in this region.

Thank Jesu2512
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

It was inNovember 2017 at 8 am. Wanted to see the sunrise, unfortunately or fortunately it was drizzling. But a breathtaking experience. Went down the hill and returned. It was a bit of a slippery path, but found the right balance and faced the fear!...More

Thank saranya v
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We visited this place early November when the clouds were gradually lifting and the sun appeared. With the autumn colours it was a nice place to walk around and enjoy the view (and since it is close to Mettlach we proceeded there afterwards as it...More

Thank Prinsenhof
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Mai K
3 July 2018|
Response from soinic | Reviewed this property |
Baumwipfelpfad is a tourist attraction where you have to pay a ticket to access, it is a hiking trail built like a wooden path high up in the trees, very nice and special, easy to walk with nice views Saarschleife is the... More
Monique G
17 May 2018|
Response from Francois V | Reviewed this property |
There is a very big parking in front of the park. From there it is easy to walk onto the viewing tower. There is a hotel also and several terraces, but not sure how long the park stays open, definitively until 21:00 hours