Take a relaxed hike on the RheinTerrassenWeg from wine village to wine village. You will be greeted by the cultural landscape of Rheinhessen along the Rhine. The approximately 75-kilometer-long hiking trail from Worms to Mainz is suitable for a culture-rich long-distance hike as well as for varied short tours. Thanks to the excellent rail connection, the hiking trail can be individually planned for every taste. Look forward to world-famous vineyards, historical sights and the Rhine-Hessian wine enjoyment on the RheinTerrassenWeg.

Tour route RheinTerrassenWeg

The hike along the RheinTerrassenWeg from Worms to Mainz can be planned as a multi-day hike. The tour is suitable for a culture-rich long-distance hike as well as for varied short tours. Here you can find the entire route for a tour from Worms to Mainz.

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Around the RheinTerrassenWeg

The cultural wealth of the region can be experienced along the RheinTerrassenWeg. It connects the two imperial cathedrals in Mainz and Worms with the Gothic St. Catherine's Church in Oppenheim and many small treasures in the wine villages along the way. Take enough time for eventful moments on your hike along the RheinTerrassenWeg!

Places of interest on the RheinTerrassenWeg

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Cathedral of St. Peter

Jüdischer Friedhof

Jüdischer Friedhof "Heiliger Sand" Worms

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Reformationsdenkmal „Lutherdenkmal“



Schloss Herrnsheim

Schloss Herrnsheim

Bergkirche Osthofen

Bergkirche Osthofen

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Miniaturburg Leckzapfen

Außenansicht ehemaliges KZ Osthofen

National-Socialist Documentation Centre

Ehemalige Synagoge

Ehemalige Synagoge Bechtheim


Fischmarkt und Kelterstein




Lambertus- und Aegidiusbrunnen

Romanische Basilika Bechtheim

Romanische Basilika St. Lambertus

Ev. Kirche

Evangelische Kirche Bechtheim

Historisches Rathaus  und Kirche

Historisches Rathaus und Kirche

Evangelische Kirche St. Bonifatius

St. Boniface Heidenturm Church

Eingang Kath. Pfarrkirche Mariä Himmelfahrt

Catholic Parish Church of the Assumption

Kirchenruine St. Maria Magdalena bei Hangen-Wahlhe

Ruined Church of St. Mary Magdalene

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Heidenturmkirche Guntersblum

Leininger Schloss Tür

Leininger Schloss

Burgruine Landskorn

Landskron castle ruins

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St. Catherine's Church Oppenheim

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Oppenheim cellar labyrinth

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Burg Schwabsburg - Schlossturm

Aussichtspunkt Brudersberg "Schönste Weinsicht"

Roter Hang Blick Richtung Nierstein

Roter Hang

Kath. Pfarrkirche St. Gereon Nackenheim

Parish Church of St. Gereon

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Carl Zuckmayer Memorial

Historisches Rathaus von Bodenheim

Historic town hall of Bodenheim


St. Martin's Cathedral

Gutenberg Monument


Gutenberg Museum

Gutenberg-Museum Mainz



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Staatstheater Mainz

Christ Church

Christuskirche Mainz


Mainzer Wochenmarkt


Kunsthalle Mainz

With the Wine Queen on the RheinTerrassenWeg

Join wine queen Juliane Schäfer and the Queenies on their eventful hike along the RheinTerrassenWeg. From the start in Worms to the leisurely end in Mainz, there are numerous highlights to explore.


Your vacation on the RheinTerrassenWeg

It doesn't matter if you want to hike the 75 kilometers of trail in six daily stages or if you want to hike different stages from one starting point. We have the right offers for your hiking vacation on the Rhine terrace.

Stories & People along the RhineTerraceWalk

On the RheinTerrassenWeg there is a lot to discover, a lot of possibilities to stop or stay the night. Our blog authors were on the road to collect the best tips for you.