Bad Bertrich is well-known for its mineral springs. The site which is located in the Rhineland-Palatinate in the Eifel, is a respected spa resort. Due to the mineral spring, Bad Bertrich was even appointed the state spa in the Rhineland-Palatinate. During the FIFA World Cup in 2006 in Germany, the Swiss national team stayed in the local 5 star hotel Häcker's Kurhotel Fürstenhof, and they used the neighbouring sports grounds as a training camp.
The health spa is located only 40 kilometers away from Frankfurt-Hahn airport. However, the region also has an excellent connection to other airports. Therefore, the arrival and departure to/from international destinations is always very easy. It is merely 100 kilometers away from the airport in Luxembourg. The Cologne/Bonn airport can be reached after travelling 120 kilometers. Düsseldorf airport lies 200 kilometers away from Bad Bertrich. You can reach these airports quickly as a result of the good motorway connection.
TheBismarck Tower constitutes the most important monuments and tourist attractions in the region and it is on the Hohelay. The tower was completed in the year 1910 and today it serves as an observation tower and it has a height of 14 meters.
The Volcanoe-Eifel Thermal Spring is also worth a visit. Here you will experience a wellness sojourn of the highest quality. Various procedures are offered in both the adventure pool as well as in the health bath. The two levels of the thermal spring are visually very attractive as they are constructed from wood, stone and glass.
The Festival Eifel-Kulturtage in Bad Bertrich takes place in the summer months of June/July in the Himmerod Abbey. Over 90 artists take part in this.
We recommend that you visit the Photography and Film Museum. This is situated in the former Hotel Kurfürst and it provides you with an impressive insight into the world of photography and film technology.
The Parkhotel has a restaurant called Kartoffelstube. Here it is the potato that plays a central role in many of the dishes. Furthermore, you will find a well compiled selection of other foods. Regarding prices, the restaurant is on the mid-range level. Locally you will find other small restaurants with classical Palatine traditional home cooking. The Palatine Pig´s Stomach is a traditional dish that you definitely need to try.