Blick nach Bernkastel-Kues - From Mosel Ufer / Radweg, Germany
Bernkastel-Kues is a picturesque town located in the Bernkastel-Wittlich district of Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the banks of the Mosel, a river that flows through Germany, Luxembourg and France. The town consists of two distinct parts; the old part of Bernkastel and the new part of Kues. The most notable landmark of the town is the medieval castle, which is still clearly visible from different vistas. Nearby is a picturesque old town centre with buildings from the 16th and 17th centuries as well as markets and restaurants. A trip to the nearby vineyard is also popular offering an opportunity to sample some of the local wines. A short drive away is the town of Cochem with its stunning castle, vineyards and delightful landscape. The Mosel Valley is easily among the most beautiful regions of Germany and should not be missed during your stay in Bernkastel-Kues.