Echternach's main sights are around Place du Marché, a 450m stroll southeast of the bus station along Rue de la Gare.


Marked hiking trails start near Echternach’s bus station. Flat riverside bicycle paths trace the Sûre River all the way to Diekirch (27km), south into the Moselle Valley and along a former railway line to Luxembourg City. The youth hostel rents out bicycles and has an indoor climbing wall. Kayakers can take bus 500 to Dillingen and paddle back with Outdoor Freizeit.


Echternach has the Müllerthal's widest range of accommodation, from campgrounds and hostels to hotels and apartments.


Cafes and restaurants, serving everything from sandwiches to seasonal local specialities such as game, line Rue de la Gare.

Drinking & Nightlife

Rue de la Gare's cafes are the pick of local places to drink.