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Definitely worth seeing!

Like Horseshoe Bend, but smaller : ) A very striking natural feature you shouldn't miss if you're... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Volda, Norway
Extremely Pretty - Worth A Visit

You can either walk to a free look out or pay the fee to enter the wooden structure that probably... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Monique G
Couthuin, Liege, Belgium
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Alfred Becker Strasse, 66693 Mettlach, Saarland, Germany
+49 6865 91150
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

Like Horseshoe Bend, but smaller : ) A very striking natural feature you shouldn't miss if you're in the area! No need to pay for the expensive new treetop walk - just go to the viewpoint and enjoy this, no need to pay loads of...More

1  Thank lenak12016
Reviewed 9 September 2018

You can either walk to a free look out or pay the fee to enter the wooden structure that probably has an awesome view and would be fun to even with kids or people in wheelchairs (it was raining off and on the day we...More

Thank Monique G
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely walk through the forest to the viewpoint but I wish we had done the tree top walk, would be a totally different experience walking at high level. The view from higher up must be even more spectacular. There is plenty of parking, there are...More

Thank travelmom194649
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This is one of the most known pictures of the youngest German Federal state, the Saarland. You experience a nice view with fresh air and a lot of forest. Not necessary to pay entry fee in the newly build sightseeing construction. Save your money. After...More

Thank ExVotoFatum
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

A lot of investment has gone in here, and it is a visit you absolute must make, even if you have to travel from a distance. The views from the platform are amazing.

Thank Oliver D
Reviewed 7 July 2018

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

1  Thank SCA2010
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
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Monique G
3 August 2018|
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Response from Francois V | Reviewed this property |
You can take fantastic pictures without going on the wooden platform... for free... Just go behind the parking to the viewing point...You will have an amazing view and I don't believe they close as we walked there behind... More
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