Offers in Ernst,

Attractions and Excursion Destinations

Whether active holiday or relaxing break. In Ernst on the Moselle there are numerous possibilities to get to know intensively the Mosel region. Ernst is located in a rambling loop of the river Moselle ('Moselkrampen') in close proximity to the district town Cochem and is known for excellent wineries and restaurants and a strong commitment to its guests.

In the national competition "Unser Dorf hat Zukunft" (engl. 'Our village has future') Ernst was awarded the silver medal.

In the following only a small excerpt of the possibilities that our region and Ernst offers:

  • 5km (3 miles) away from the capital town Cochem
  • 6km (3.5 miles) away from romantic Beilstein
  • Spacious foreland with lawn along the river Moselle
  • Extensive program of events all year round (wine hiking trips, welcome-evenings, wine festivals, morning pints and sundowners with music)
  • Tourist information
  • BREVA-vinoteque with many wines from the region
  • Shipping/boat pier with different routes
  • Bicycle- and canoe rental (also e-bikes) in Ernst
  • Excellent wine taverns and gastronomy
  • Good cycling and hiking trails
  • Many special themed hiking trails in the immediate vicinity (Apolloweg, BREVA, Calmont-Klettersteig, Moselsteig)
  • Numerous castles nearby (Burg Eltz, Reichsburg Cochem, Winneburg, Burg Metternich, usw.)
  • Amusement park in Klotten (7km, about 4 miles)
  • Outdoor swimming pool in Ellenz-Poltersdorf in the vineyards (4 km, about 2.5 miles)
  • Indoor swimming pool with sauna in Cochem (6 km, about 3.5 miles)
  • Golf course Ediger-Eller (8 km, about 5 miles)
  • Starting point for interesting day programs

Ernst/Moselle and its region

View on Valwig and Ernst
Ernst near Cochem on the Moselle
The neighbouring village Bruttig-Fankel
Hiking the Moselle vineyards
Ernst (view from the BREVA-trail)