The largest mountain in the Westerwald is the Fuchskaute at 657m and keen walkers and nature lovers will have a fantastic holiday Westerwald especially when they rent a holiday home Westerwald to be the most independent and explore as much as they please. Families with children will also enjoy a holiday cottage Westerwald with enough space to enjoy themselves and discover the natural landscape and the cities close by such as Rhein and Cologne.
If you choose a family holiday Westerwald you will not be disappointed, whether you choose an apartment Westerwald or a chalet Westerwald you will not have worry about disturbing other guests. There are plenty of sports to keep you entertained from hiking trails to canoeing, horse riding, golf and even paragliding for the adventurous. In winter the Westerwald becomes a ski resort so it is a popular destination all year round. Although you may not notice through all the forested areas, there are 7 beautiful lakes in the Westerwald making water sports and fishing great sports on your holiday Westerwald and of course in winter the lakes will freeze ready for ice skating before returning to your cosy chalet Westerwald.
If you enjoy walking then you can follow the network of footpaths from your cottage Westerwald which will lead you to various monuments such as churches, old castle ruins and mills which are all of great interest. This area is also famous for its pottery so be sure to visit the Kannenbäckerland where the Romans used to make pottery. The whole family will have great fun watching a pottery demonstration and then try your hand at making your own pieces. Rent a holiday home Westerwald and enjoy exploring the countryside from your holiday cottage Westerwald.