Camping in the German countryside - Rhineland-Palatinate

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Camping in nature is one of those things we love most. And it’s even better when it can be done in a beautiful area close to home. Rheinland-Pfalz in Germanyis a wonderful region for hiking and biking, but did you know it’s also the perfect place to camp? Not surprising when you see the range of campsites here. There is something for everyone! Fancy a nice vacation close to home? We would like to introduce you to the best camping sites in Rhineland-Palatinate so you can have an unforgettable time in beautiful Germany this summer.

The Moselle

This year we already drove along the Mosel with our camper to continue to Austria. And this has become by far our favorite region of Germany. It’s beautiful there! So camping for an extended period of time in this region should be great. Don’t forget to take a day trip to the various castles in the wider area. You’ll find real fairy tale castles like Burg Eltz, for example. In addition to visiting castles, you can also enjoy nature, and of course the delicious wine, in the Mosel. A romantic weekend getaway? Check!

The Eifel

The Eifel is our second most favorite place in Rheinland-Pfalz. And that because of the breathtaking nature and panoramas. Hikers are certainly in for a treat here. Just think of the beautiful Eifel National Park. But there are also several museums and picturesque villages to walk around quietly. So why not make a weekend of it or spend a vacation? It is the ideal place for resting in nature.

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Active adventurers, in turn, should be in Hunsrück. Here you can push boundaries by hiking through deep valleys or spending the night in the low mountains. The suspended rope bridge is also the attraction of choice for daredevils without a fear of heights. A place for the perfect photo, if you dare! Music lovers can also go there in August for a giant electronic music festival called Nature One in Kastellaun. An adventurous weekend with friends guaranteed!


Westerwald is the ideal hotspot for hikers who love organized walks. The views are definitely worth an effort. You can also camp here next to a lake where you can swim during the day. Or you can go to Freibad Schönbach where you can also go with small children for a day of water fun. Relaxing after an active day assured and sleeping like a rose guaranteed!


Ahrdal, on the other hand, is the ideal place for epicureans and family people in the Rhineland-Palatinate region. The inhabitants of Ahrdal are very hospitable so you will feel right at home. Sports enthusiasts are sure to find their heart’s content here. Culture lovers and foodies also have plenty to do here. And all this with a beautiful view of the green slopes and unusual rock formations. So here you enjoy not only the beautiful scenery but also all the delicacies that can be tasted.

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Nahe is the place par excellence for a relaxing vacation. There are several natural parks and spas to enjoy. Here you will escape from the hectic everyday life for a while. If you do like to hike or bike, you can do just fine here. In the evening, sit down to dinner with a delicious glass of wine from the region. The perfect combination of in and out can be found here!


Finally, in Rhineland-Palatinate you will also find a wonderful area called Palatinate. Here they are well prepared for the arrival of campers as half of the campsites run year-round. For this reason, most campsites also feature large camping spaces. Do you like camping? Then you must have been here. It is the ideal place for a vacation with the whole family!

Plenty of choice in Rhineland-Palatinate

So there are plenty of choices for camping in one of these regions of the fascinating and breathtaking Rhineland-Palatinate. Or why not take a road trip throughout Rhineland-Palatinate? It is the ideal destination for a road trip close to home, yet where you find yourself in completely different scenery and have a real vacation feeling. With us it is already on our bucketlist!

Are you also going to Rheinland-Pfalz?

Do you also want to spend a nice vacation with your family in the German countryside? Or enjoy a weekend with your loved one? Then we can definitely recommend one of these regions in Germany. If you would like more information about what there is to do and what excursions you can make, be sure to visit the website of Rheinland-Pfalz.