Luxembourg Moselle Valley

Tourism in the Moselle Valley

The Moselle Valley, “Miselerland”, the wine region of Luxembourg, can be visited on foot, by car for those who are in a hurry, by boat, by bike or at the mercy of the cellars… In spring or fall, you will be charmed.

Only 20 km from the capital of Luxembourg, you will be seduced by this region which offers multiple activities:

  • sports activities with the Iron Man 70.3 Luxembourg Région Moselle, the Schleck Gran Fondo to follow in the footsteps of the Luxembourg cycling champion Frank Schleck or the Remich half-marathon “Route du Vin
  • cultural activities: discover the world of wine, follow the traces of the Romans in Dalheim, visit the Butterfly Garden in Grevenmacher, visit the cities of Wasserbillig at the German border or Schengen and its European museum, the historical setting of the famous Schengen agreement in June 1985 sealing the abolition of borders and the free movement of goods and people within the Schengen area of the European signatory countries;
  • relaxing activities with a day or a weekend at the Domaine Thermal de Mondorf-les-Bains,… and so many other activities!

Boat trips on the Moselle and water activities

The Moselle River marks the natural border between Luxembourg and Germany, where you can enjoy water sports such as water skiing and boating. You can also take your boating license there.

You can also take a cruise on the Moselle River on board a boat! Vineyards, villages, hills and forests accompany you along the river, passing through the locks between Remich and Stadtbredimus, lunch cruise, etc. You can either take a boat directly to the quay in Remich or book a cruise on the M.S. “Princess Marie-Astrid”. You can also rent the boat to organize your event!

Learn more about the Entente Moselle.

Visits to wine and sparkling wine cellars and wine tourism

If you are interested in wine tourism, take the time to stop in the different wine villages along the “Weinstross” wine route and visit the different crémant or wine cellars as well as the Wine Museum in Ehnen with its 18th century winegrower’s house.

In addition to the big cellars of crémants, you will discover small producers of Moselle Wines. Do not miss the rieslings of Wormeldange… Guided tours can be organized at Moselle producers by reservation.

At the foot of the vineyards and facing the Moselle, located in an old winegrower’s house dating from the 18th century, the Ehnen Wine Museum in the heart of Luxembourg’s wine region will delight young and old, wine lovers or not! When visiting the museum, you will see a cooperage, a distillery and learn all about the work in the vineyard and in the cellars as well as the history of viticulture in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
At the end of the visit, a tasting of Moselle wine is offered to visitors. You will be seduced!

In September, this wine region celebrates the end of the harvest with the traditional “Hunnefeier”. On this occasion, the city of Schengen hosts many stands of flea market, wine tasting or local gastronomy, as well as street artists or other animations.

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