Hessischer Westerwald

Welcome to the “Hessische” Westerwald!

Here you can enjoy the natural beauty of this region to the fullest. Explore the forested hills, climb picturesque peaks and discover hidden river valleys. Visit towns like Herborn, Dillenburg and Haiger and immerse yourself in their history. Stroll through the narrow streets, admire the historic architecture and let yourself be enchanted by the rural atmosphere. The Hessische Westerwald also offers numerous leisure activities such as hiking or cycling following the well-marked hiking trails and discover breathtaking viewpoints and hidden treasures of nature. Enjoy the peace and charm of this region and let yourself be surprised by its diversity.

Where is the Hessische Westerwald?

The Hessische Westerwald mainly extends in the federal state of Hesse in Germany. Geographically, it is located in the western part of Hesse and borders the federal states of Rhineland-Palatinate and North Rhine-Westphalia. The Hessische Westerwald includes areas in the districts of Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Limburg-Weilburg and Marburg-Biedenkopf. Well-known towns in this region include Herborn, Dillenburg, Haiger and Weilburg. The landscape of the Hessische Westerwald is characterised by wooded hills, gentle valleys and river courses. It is a beautiful and diverse region that delights visitors with its nature, culture and history.

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Our tourist information offices in the
Hessian Westerwald.

Tourist-Information Breitscheid

Rathausstraße 14
35767 Breitscheid
touristinfo@gemeinde-breitscheid.de +49 2777 913 321
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Tourist-Information Oranienstadt Dillenburg

Hauptstraße 19
35683 Dillenburg
touristinfo@dillenburg.de +49 2771 896 151
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Tourist-Information Driedorf

Wilhelmstraße 16
35759 Driedorf
info@driedorf.de +49 2775 95 42 0
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Tourist-Information Greifenstein

Herborner Straße 38
35753 Greifenstein
mail@greifenstein.de +49 2779 91 24 0
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Tourist-Information Hadamar

Untermarkt 1
65589 Hadamar
s.konrad-themel@stadt-hadamar.de +49 6433 89 174
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Tourist-Information Haiger

Marktplatz 7
35708 Haiger
kulturamt@haiger.de +49 2773 81 10
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Tourist-Information Herborn

Bahnhofsplatz 1
35745 Herborn
tourist@herborn.de +49 2772 708 19 00
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Tourist-Information Mengerskirchen

Schlossstraße 3
35794 Mengerskirchen
verkehrsamt@mengerskirchen.de +49 6476 91 36 0
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Discover the natural areas in the Westerwald


Seven natural areas in the Westerwald offer a great variety of sports and leisure activities for your holiday in a breathtaking natural landscape.

Südlicher Westerwald
Hachenburger Westerwald / Westerwälder Seenplatte
Hoher Westerwald / Wäller Land
Hessischer Westerwald
Naturpark Rhein-Westerwald / Wiedtal