Bendorf - The City of Industrial Culture
Worth seeing in Bendorf
- Sayn Castle: A beautiful castle, once the residence of the Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, which now houses a museum.
- Butterfly Garden: This colourful garden is home to more than 1000 butterflies from different parts of the world.
- Iron Art Casting Museum: A museum that depicts the art and history of iron casting in the region.
- Sayn Abbey: An impressive abbey, which has been an important part of local history since its foundation in 1200.
- Bendorfer City Forest Via Ferrata: A climbing route for adventure lovers, which leads through the Bendorfer city forest and offers breathtaking views.
Impressions from Bendorf
Bendorf, a short portrait
Welcome to Bendorf, an idyllic town on the Rhine River known for its historical buildings, natural landscape, and diverse recreational opportunities.
Explore the picturesque old town of Bendorf with its historical half-timbered houses, narrow alleys, and cozy squares. Visit the St. Medardus Parish Church, a baroque church from the 17th century, or take a stroll along the Rhine riverbank and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere.
Bendorf also offers a variety of recreational opportunities in nature. Discover the nearby Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg Park with its Sayn Castle and impressive gardens. Take a walk through the nearby Saynbachwald forest or explore the surrounding Rhine heights with their numerous hiking trails.
The location of Bendorf on the Rhine also provides opportunities for water sports activities. Rent a canoe or paddleboat and explore the river on your own.
Enjoy the beauty of Bendorf and experience the combination of history, nature, and recreational opportunities in this charming town on the Rhine.
Bendorf – the location
Bendorf, some dates
- federal state: Rheinland-Pfalz
- Residents: 16218
- area: 50.08
- postal code: 56170
- Phone prefix: 2622
- Website: www.bendorf.de
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