Laacher See and the surrounding area: Excursion to the Vulkaneifel – the best tips


About 13,000 years ago there was a huge volcanic eruption here in the eastern Eifel. The earth collapsed and a huge hole was created: the Laacher See. The largest body of water in Rhineland-Palatinate is also the largest natural low mountain range lake in Germany. An excursion region with a dense network of hiking and cycling trails has developed around it – the Vulkaneifel. Here are some tips.