We use our own and third party cookies to improve your experience and our services. If you continue, we consider that you accept their use. You can get more information on our website at cookies policy[Open in a new window].

Close

The journey of tales and legends is a must-see… Discover the area's most fantastical fables.

Add to my guide

Rheinischer Sagenweg

Mythological excursions.

The city of Düsseldorf and the whole North-Westphalia Rhineland region has amassed a vast array of tales, legends and mythological stories that revolve around it. It has been the setting for so much mythology that the excursion to Rheinischer Sagenweg has been nicknamed ‘the journey of tales and legends’. This is the path that connects this city to Mainz. Along the way, you can visit 48 small villages and a large handful of medieval castles, which have all given rise to fantastical tales and legendary characters. This area has also been the backdrop for many writers and artists around the world. From Victor Hugo to Clemens Brentano, many have written about the mythical surroundings of the Rhine Valley, but it was Heinrich Heine above all, who revealed the fantastical nature of this German zone to the rest of the world.



Your customised guide

Add files to start to configure your guide

Book your flight to Düsseldorf
Consult prices and dates

10 tips to keep your hand baggage

Find out what type of packs are considered hand baggage and how to can change them so that they can go in the cabin with you during the flight.

Free download