With the "Vulkan-Expreß" you can reach numerous excursion destinations in the volcanic region of Laacher See! Whether in combination with a hike, a bike tour or using the well-developed public bus network, exciting day trips can be planned! Discover the well-known Maria Laach Monastery, the fairytale Bürresheim Castle or make a trip almost 700 meters up to the highest mountain in the Eifel!
Discover the variety of excursion destinations in the East Eifel - the "Vulkan-Expreß" will take you there!
Many attractive destinations are not far from our rail track. Others can be perfectly combined with a short hike. With the leisure buses you can also reach exciting highlights in the wider area from Engeln station - always with a connection to the "Vulkan-Expreß", of course. Not every destination is equally suitable for a visit on all our operating days. The respective recommendation indicates when the destination fits particularly well with our timetable. Further details open when you click on the respective destination!
Destinations along our railway line
The following destinations are not far from our train stations or can be easily reached by a short walk on signposted paths.
Destinations connected by leisure bus
The Vulkanpark leisure bus (line 322) connects our Engeln train station every hour on the weekend and usually every two hours during the week to many excursion destinations. In combination with other lines, e.g. the double-decker leisure bus 399, you can reach almost any destination in the area.