Stage 7: Bad Neuenahr – Sinzig (15,4 km)
Ascent: 560 m
Descent: 580 m
Duration: approx. 5 hrs.
The 15.4 km final leg of the journey is another dream for nature-lovers as once again, the AhrSteig shows itself in its most beautiful light. The smooth foothills of the Ahr mountain range has some stunning views of the Rhein plains to offer and at the end of the trip, the pretty Barbarossa town of Sinzig awaits
The 2.7km long marked path leads from Bad Neuenahr past the climbing park and up the Neuenahrer hill with gorgeous views of the Ahr valley and the Landskrone. Feathery soft meadow paths lead to the Idienbach valley. Forest paths lead toward Heimersheim Through the village of Ehlingen and over wine paths up to the Ehlinger Ley and then onwards on the mountain chain of the Mühlenberg to the Felten tower. One last descent leads to the finishing line at Sinzig castle near the Late Romantic St. Peter Basilika and church square.
The marked path leads to the nature reserve of the Ahr estuary.