one of the most famous and most mythical places of the German
The legendary slate rock rises almost vertically about the Rhine
Valley and lies 193.14 m above sea level. From the bank parking
bay on the foot of the rock a stair way leads up to the plateau.
Rocky cliffs and maelstrom did the way through for ships and fin
to a reckless adventure in the Loreley till 19-th century. Here
the Rhine crowded together to its most narrow and the deepest place.
experience most nicely the Loreley on a ship tour with one of the known
Rhine ship journey societies. The tour from Ruedesheim
and back lasts approx. 5 hours. But also by the car you can reach
the hill from St. Goarshausen through the Loreley-Burgen-Straßen
and the romantic Forstbachtal.
Visit absolutely also the modernised
visitor's centre of the Loreley which provides a varied insight
about the region middle Rhine Valley
and the history of the Loreley for you.
The opening times are from
the 30th March to the 31st October, daily from 10:00 - 17:00 o'clock.
Also suitable for children and