Monschau Eifel

Eifel, Rursee,   High Fens

Discover the High Fens Nature Reserve, just 200 meters from Victorhof. This area boasts unique flora and fauna, including high moors and rare plant species. Explore the diverse landscape of the Eifel National Park. Don't miss a visit to Vogelsang Castle, which offers exhibitions on history, nature, and culture. Enjoy your stay in this charming region near Victorhof.

Right from Victorhof: Kaiser Karl Hiking Trail: The Kaiser Karl Hiking Trail is a popular route that winds through picturesque landscapes, perfect for exploring on foot. Ravel Route: Ideal for cycling excursions, the Ravel Route offers stunning views of the countryside and is easily accessible from Victorhof. Adventure Hiking Trails: Embark on adventurous paths to explore the region's natural beauty and landmarks. With numerous options available, you'll have ample opportunities to immerse yourself in nature and discover the sights of the area

Whether you embark on a boat trip on Lake Rur or explore nature directly from Victorhof, you're guaranteed to have a wonderful day with your loved ones. Enjoy your time in nature and create unforgettable memories!


Monschau is a picturesque town located in the Eifel region of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The town boasts a rich history and a charming atmosphere with cobblestone streets, half-timbered houses, and a river flowing through the city center.

Here are some of the must-see attractions in Monschau:

  • Monschau Old Town:

The Old Town of Monschau is an absolute highlight with its narrow alleys and half-timbered houses. Here, you can stroll through historic streets, visit local shops, and soak in the atmosphere of bygone eras. Monschau Castle: Overlooking the town, Monschau Castle offers breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside. Dating back to the 13th century, the castle is a fascinating piece of history.

  • Red House (Rotes Haus):

The Red House is a well-known landmark of Monschau. It's an impressive half-timbered house from the 18th century, now serving as a museum where you can learn more about the city's history and its textile industry.

  • Mustard Mill (Senfmühle Monschau):

One of the oldest mustard mills in Germany, the Mustard Mill is a popular attraction. Here, you can experience the traditional mustard-making process and sample different varieties of mustard.

  • Monschau Glassworks (Monschauer Glashütte):

The Monschau Glassworks is a glass factory where you can admire handmade glassware and even participate in glassblowing demonstrations. It's a great place to find unique gifts or souvenirs.

  • Nature Museum (Naturmuseum):

The "Lernort Natur" experience museum is primarily for children, offering visitors the chance to explore and learn about the nature and environment of the Eifel region in an interactive way.

Nature exploration journey

Many interesting excursion destinations

Experience native wildlife at the Hellenthal Wildlife Park, and explore old historic houses from bygone eras at the  Kommern Open-Air Museum.

Dive into an exploration journey at Nideggen Castle and Grube Wohlfahrt.

The Haus Ternell Nature Center is just a short drive from Victorhof, perfect for a quick excursion.

Bubenheimer Spieleland is a huge blast for both young and old alike 

The Eifel and Ardennes reservoirs are also fascinating attractions. Alternatively, enjoy some playtime, paddling, and a picnic by the Rur, Hill, or any other stream.

Even exploring with a stroller is easy: the Wild Kermeter offers an adventure trail of approximately 

Country holiday in the heart of nature. Here, you can take a deep breath and experience untouched nature up close. Whether hiking, cycling, or simply relaxing in the meadow - here, you can recharge your energy and leave the stress of everyday life behind.