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I read a news article the the abbey closed last year but from the visit a couple of hours ago it seems open. I wrote the first review in 2014 and continue to visit yearly for a quiet rest and contemplation. The abbey is beautiful...More
In the middle of nowhere abbey Himmerod is situated with a huge cathedral inclusive a huge organ. Top orgnist from all over the world are invited to give inspiring concerts. Due to the long acoustics the music which is played is more served by romantic...More
This must have been a great place in the old days. Unfortunately you can see that it’s not that well kept any longer since the monastery closed down. It’s still nice to visit if you are anyway in the neighborhood
Staying in Minderlittgen and this place was recommended to us. Great food, genuine German cuisine. Potato soup I ordered was more a vegetable soup dominated by potato, delicious! Bread was more artisanal, crusty and yummy. Great dining experience!
This has been our favorite stop so far. First, it's not difficult to find (close to A60) but feels quite remote with a very beautiful, short and scenic drive to get there. The abbey itself is a nice (quick) cathedral stop. The second biggest reason...More
We have some friends who have lived in Germany for years and they took us here for dinner. It was great classic food and I was told they have their own trout ponds so I ordered the trout and was not disappointed- it was delicious!...More
We visited the Abbey and then surrounding grounds and found it very interesting, the church has a historic organ in it and a good example of the time, there is a cafe there where you can eat and drink as well.
We usually stop at Himmerod on our way towards the Mosel and in previous trips we noticed that there was a fishery on the grounds. This isn't one of those "Fish & Fry" places where the fish will bite anything that hits the water.