The Infozentrum Brohltal/Laacher See is the first port of call for holiday-makers in the Brohltal. This is where you can get an overview of the wide range of leisure activities and places of interest in this area.
A romantic village? An idyllic lake? This would have been unimaginable 45,000 years ago!
The Steffelnkopf cinder cone is underlain by a maar, as are most of the cinder cones in the West Eifel.
If you walk a little way further up, you will see a geological feature which is a major exception in the Volcanic Eifel.
The history of the Mayener Grubenfeld begins with the eruption of the Bellerberg Volcano about 200,000 years ago.
There is a unique world of discovery waiting for you in the Lava Dome and the Lavakeller (Lava Cellars) in Mendig. This is where you can learn all about volcanicity in the East Eifel. Children especially, but adults too, can experience volcanic activity with all their senses in Mendig, a small town in the Eifel.