Day trips with children

SELECTED TIPS FOR FAMILY OUTINGS

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There are many child-friendly attractions in the Eifel for family outings with children, such as animal and theme parks, swimming pools, special guided tours and activities in the Eifel National Park and the Volcanic Eifel. We include some tips here for your day trip in the Eifel and offer a small selection here. There is so much to discover in the Eifel, with attractions for children in North Rhine-Westphalia and Rhineland Palatinate!

 

Schiff Seensucht, © Eifel Tourismus GmbH/Dominik Ketz

Rursee-Schifffahrt

Simmerath

Explore Rursee and Obersee by boat

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Abtauchen in die Stollenwelt, © Eifel Tourismus GmbH, D. Ketz

Deutsches Schieferbergwerk

Mayen

In a tunnel system, visitors get an insight into the slate mining of bygone days.

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Schwimmen und Baden Eifel: Sprung ins Naturfreibad Einruhr, © Eifel Tourismus GmbH/D. Ketz

Swimming and bathing

Lidos and bathing lakes.

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Startaufstellung ring°kartbahn, © Nürburgring

ring°kartbahn

Nürburg

Family fun at the Nürburgring|Driving fun for everyone at the Nürburgring

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Blauer Morphofalter

Schmetterlingsgarten "Eifalia"

Blankenheim

With their fine proboscises, colourful butterflies sip juice from a sliced pineapple. Then the gentle creatures waft away into the foliage of the plants in the butterfly house.

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Eifelpark Gondorf, © Eifelpark Gondorf

Leisure and Animal Park "Eifelpark"

Gondorf

WILD ANIMALS AND LEISURE – THE PERFECT DAY OUT
Covering an area the equivalent of around 100 football pitches, Eifelpark Gondorf is a unique combination of amusement park and wildlife park. More than 45 attractions and over 200 wild animals make Eifelpark the perfect destination for families with children, hiking days for school and nursery school classes, senior citizens’ trips and exciting group excursions…

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Selfie mit Adler und Kasselburg, © Eifel Tourismus GmbH, D. Ketz

Adler- und Wolfspark Kasselburg

Pelm

Today the visitor of ancient walls of this Staufer Castle will be awaited by a wide variety of preying birds and a wolves pack, the most numerous one in Western Europe.

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LVR-Freilichtmuseum Kommern, Fachwerkhaus, © Tourismus NRW e.V.

LVR-Freilichtmuseum Kommern

Mechernich-Kommern

Do you still remember the smell and taste of the bread which was baked in a wood-fired oven? Or do you still know how the blacksmith worked in his smithy? In the LVR Open Air Museum Kommern you can experience with all your senses how people used to live and work in the Rhineland…

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Das Grubenrad weist den Weg zur Grube Bendisberg, © Foto: Svenja Schulze-Entrup, Quelle: Touristik-Büro Vordereifel

Besucherbergwerk "Grube Bendisberg" in Langenfeld

Langenfeld

The 3-shaft-visitor mine "Grube Bendisberg" offers awesome insights deep in the inside of the earth. Old miner-traditions become alive in midst of broken stones.

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Ausstellung Fahrzeuge ring°werk, © Nürburgring

ring°werk

Nürburg

Welcome to the ring°werk! At the ring°werk, the Nürburgring’s large indoor theme park, visitors young and old embark on a journey of discovery through the world of motorsport.

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