December 7, 2015

The “Vennbahn Plus” Tour Planner: Everything in one box

The Vennbahn, one of Europe’s most scenic and longest railway embankment cycle tracks, lying across the frontier region between Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg, has already delighted thousands of cyclists since its opening three years ago. For all those who want to get even more out of their Vennbahn experience, the new “Vennbahn Plus” Tour Planner

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June 3, 2015

New Vennbahn map available!

Ready for the start of the summer season, we’re extending our services with the addition of the new Vennbahn map. This useful brochure, which includes a 1:100.000 scale route map, contains a wealth of useful information on and around the Vennbahn, such as connections, branch lines, links to other thematic cycle routes and much more.

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March 13, 2015

ADFC-Quality Route: Four-star award for the “Vennbahn”

At this year’s International Tourism Exchange in Berlin (ITB), the Cycle Route “Vennbahn” was awarded four stars for quality by the Allgemeiner Deutscher Fahrrad-Club (ADFC), Germany’s leading cycling association. At a press conference to announce the prize, the award certificate was handed to DG Tourism Minister Isabelle Weykmans.   “For the Vennbahn, being accepted into

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March 13, 2015

Award for Vennbahn film “A path of transmission”

The new Vennbahn film “A path of transmission” has hardly been released, and already it’s garnered an award. At the Berlin Tourism Fair (ITB) the film won the ‘Golden City Gate 2015’ prize (Das Goldene Stadttor 2015) with the evaluation ‘Excellence’ in the category of TV commercials for regional promotion.   “I’m delighted that the

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February 4, 2015

Short film “Vennbahn – A path of transmission”: a tale to move generations

The Vennbahn – once an iron lifeline, is today a frontier crossing cycle track and successful tourism concept. The 125 km of former rail embankment running from Aachen via East Belgium to Luxembourg transmits history, landscape, emotion, knowledge … but also a sense of fun and joy. The new short film “Vennbahn – A path

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October 30, 2014

212,000 cycle trips on the Vennbahn since the month of June

Reporting points have been installed on the 125 km long Vennbahn cycle path. In a release issued on Thursday, cabinet minister Isabelle Weykmans stated that at least 212,000 cycle trips were recorded between mid-June and mid-October.   The Vennbahn cycle path is one of the longest in Europe. With a length of 125 km, it

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