Rhine Valley, Rhineland-Palatinate

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A good way to see Rhine Valley is from the Rhine river, taking advantage of one of the many companies that offer boat trips. Alternatively, the valley is perfect for a pleasant, scenic drive or bike ride. This area is packed with medieval castles and old churches. Visit the Burg Landeck, a ruined hill castle, for superb views that go as far as the Black Forest. People have cultivated vineyards in this area for centuries, and it is still the capital of the German wine industry. Visit some of the vineyards to sample some excellent wine. Be sure to stop off at some of the charming towns along the Rhine. Use our Geisenheim planner to visit Rhine Valley on your trip to Geisenheim, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • A beautiful walk, environment with lots of nature and castles above the hills to the River below. A dream vision. 100% recommend!
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  • This area of the Rhine is breathtaking in every way; the boat ride from Rudesheim to certain points/villages is worth the trip; get off the boat then take the train back to Rudesheim--gorgeous. You co...  more »
  • This review is for the Rhine Gorge so I won’t discuss any others parts of our recent trip. First of all, sailing the Rhine is beautiful but not necessarily the best way to experience Germany or any of...  more »
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