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Aachen Forest

Aachen Forest

Key facts at a glance



Plan a visit

Get out of the city and into the countryside? Then a trip to the Aachen Forest is the right thing!

Whether going for a walk and hiking with the family or being active as a couple, the Aachen Forest in the south of the city offers many opportunities with its numerous hiking trails. A detour to Belgium or the Netherlands is also easy via the Aachen Forest, as it extends across national borders. There are a total of six signposted forest hiking trails in varying lengths from just under 3 kilometers to over 5 kilometers. They are marked by a different color scheme.

General information

  • Always open
for families
for individual guests
for children (all ages)
  • admission free

Parking spaces and stops are located at various junctions in the Aachen Forest.