Northern Hessen - a paradise for motorcycle trips
Deep forests, wide fields, crystal-clear lakes and historic cities – all this and much more awaits you in the beautiful region „Waldecker Land“. The holiday region in the western part of Northern Hessen is a popular destination for spectacular motorcycle tours. The lake „Edersee“, the second largest reservoir in Germany, is a true highlight of the region. Also it is worth to take a trip to Bad Arolsen and its impressive baroque castle as well as to go for a stroll trough the picturesque town of Korbach.
Accomodation tip in the Waldecker Land
The Welcome Hotel Bad Arolsen is the ideal location for your overnight stay during your motorcycle trip. Choose one of our 119 comfortable hotel rooms and relax to your liking in the 2,000 sqm spa area after a long day. Dine at the hotel’s restaurant Schlossgasthof or look forward to hearty meals and a cold beer at the restaurant Plückers with rustic ambience.
The best routes
Distance: approx. 220km / travel time: without breaks approx. 4,5 hours
Route: Korbach – Bad Arolsen – Dörnberg – Wolfhagen
Distance: 230km / travel time: 5 hours
Route: Korbach – Waldeck – Bringhausen – Herzhausen – Korbach-Kassel
Distance: 173km / travel time: approx. 3,5 hours
Route: Edersee - Twistesee - Diemelsee
Discovery trip in the land of a thousand mountains
The low mountain range area is characterised by a fascinating nature. Discover the most popular mountain „Kahler Asten“ and you will experience a spectacular all around view of the region. You will also find many lakes – the big five are the Biggesee, Diemelsee, Hennesee, Möhnsee and Sorpsee. Go on a journey of discovery and be enchanted by great panoramic views, creeks as well as beech and spruce forests.
Our accomodation tip
In the middle of the nature paradise Sauerland, located by the Hennesee lake, our 4-star superior Welcome Hotel Meschede offers 116 rooms with the best comfort. Enjoy relaxing hours at the lake after a long and exciting motorbike trip. Let us spoil you in the hotel’s beer garden with lake view or at our restaurants. After a restful night a rich breakfast will wait for you before you will go cruising around on you motorcycle again.
The Best Routes
Distance: 151km / travel time: 2,5 hours
Route: Willingen – Medebach – Winterberg – Meschede – Bruchhausen – Willingen
Distance: 115km / travel time: 4 hours
Route: Meschede – Möhnsee – Arnsberg – Sorpesee – Meschede
Around the Hennesee-Tour
Distance: 170km / travel time: ca. 3 hours
Route: Olsberg – Ramsbeck – Eslohe – Cobbenrode – Hennesee – Schloss Laer
Go Crusing On
the Lower Rhine
Motorcycle tours with river view
The region in the western part of North-Rhine-Westphalia has plenty to offer: an exciting historical past and beautful landscapes characterised by water meadows, forests and heathlands. Wether you go cruising on the left or the right side of the Rhine – you will find cities with its own quite special charm, for example the city of Emmerich with a beautiful promenade and the Rhine bridge or the city of Wesel with the biggest fortress of the Rhineland.
Our accomodation tip
Welcome to our Welcome Hotel Wesel with a wonderful view of nature! Our 4-star all suites hotel is directly located on the Rhine promenade and offers a high level of comfort. Relax on your balcony, sit back and enjoy the atmosphere on the terrace of our restaurant or get an extra portion of recovery in the hotel’s wellness area.
The Best Routes
Lower Rhine to the Netherlands-Tour
Distance: 220km / travel time: approx. 4,5 hours
Route: Wesel – Rees – Emmerich – Nimwegen – Wesel
Lower Rhine Tour
Distance: 240km / travel time: ca. 5 hours
Route: Wesel – Dinslaken – Duisurg – Xanten – Emmerich – Wesel