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Summer in Éislek Cooling activities

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Our Insider Tips for Cooling Off

As soon as the temperatures rise above 27 or 30 degrees, many long to cool down. But where can you find cool temperatures in Éislek? And what are the secret spots to really chill out? We have compiled some tips for you.

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Outdoor pools

The perfect mix between sunbathing and cooling off

Outdoor pools are a real treat in summer! The refreshing water offers the perfect way to cool off from warm temperatures. Whether it's a relaxing oasis or exciting water fun - the outdoor pools in Éislek cater to all desires. The best part? The pools are mostly located in a great natural setting! Ideal for spending those beautiful days with loved ones, creating unforgettable memories, and beating the summer heat!

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Open-air swimming pool Troisvierges
Open-air swimming pool Troisvierges
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Swimming pool Kaul
Swimming pool Kaul
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Water park "AquaNat’Our"
“AquaNat’Our”: Pool and sauna complex
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Cool down underground

Off to the mine!

Exploring a mine is a unique and exciting way to escape the summer heat! Here, visitors of all ages can venture into the cool depths below ground to escape the blazing temperatures above. The programme not only includes a discovery journey through Éislek's rich industrial history but also impressive mineral formations and underground lakes. A great way to cool down while discovering a whole new world!

Copper mine Stolzemburg
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Slate Museum - Musée de l'Ardoise
Discover the fascinating world underground at the Haut-Martelange Slate Museum! Experience the history and techniques of slate extraction and immerse yourself in the new, fascinating "Johanna" visitor gallery. Experience the everyday life of slate workers at first hand!
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Hiking through shady forests and along fresh waters

Dipping into the shady forest and strolling along cool streams is another way to escape the scorching summer heat! With a bit of luck, there is even a gentle breeze blowing while hikers are out in the lush greenery. At the same time, the dense canopy of leaves provides natural air conditioning, keeping you cool and refreshed. The babbling of the streams and the chirping birds create a calming atmosphere. For optimal cooling, hikers should avoid the warm midday hours.

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Circular routes
Local hiking trail BS 3 - Bourscheid-Moulin
Distance: 6,77 km
Duration: 2:05 h
Difficulty: easy
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Thematic paths
Wassersënneswee
Distance: 2,74 km
Duration: 0:45 h
Difficulty: easy
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Éislek Pied
Éislek Pad Gilsdorf
Distance: 7,64 km
Duration: 2:20 h
Difficulty: medium
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Éislek Pied
Éislek Pad Kalborn
Distance: 9,03 km
Duration: 2:50 h
Difficulty: medium
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Events during the evening hours

Summer evenings are particularly pleasant times to be outdoors. Events during these hours are a great way to escape the oppressive temperatures. Whether it's a hike, a traditional event, or an open-air concert, summer evenings create an enchanting atmosphere and a refreshing environment to relax with loved ones.

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Festival de Wiltz
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Nuit des Lampions
Like every year, the city garden of Wiltz and the adjacent streets will shine for one evening by means of lanterns and light installations, combined with an original cultural programme in an impressive setting.
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Éislek offers a wealth of possibilities

Summer is a great time to discover the rural north of Luxembourg. Explore hidden places, stroll along quiet footpaths, and experience the relaxed atmosphere of rural life. Whether you're enjoying a picnic in a shady spot or discovering historical sites, summer in Éislek offers a wealth of opportunities to cool off in unexpected ways while exploring the beauty of the countryside.

Vianden Medieval Festival
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Festivals & Events

Éislek is a tradition-oriented region. Its cultural richness is reflected in its various regional festivals and events. Discover the authentic Éislek and have a look at our agenda for information on markets and other events.

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Food & Drink

From traditional Luxembourgish specialities to French gastronomy and fast-food - there is something for everyone. And don’t forget to check out the friendly pubs and cafés!

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Accommodation

Hotels, wellness sanctuaries, campsites, glamping, Bed & Breakfasts, youth hostels or B&Bs - Éislek has accommodation for every kind of visitor. Look out for the labels to help you find your way around.

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Hiking through Éislek

More than 1,900 kilometres of themed hikes, national and international trails divided into different stages and shorter local hikes await you!

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On the way on the Éislek Pad Diekirch
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Explore nature

Are you a nature-lover? Lace up your hiking boots, grab your backpack and don’t forget your swimsuit! Countless outdoor activities await you!

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Plan your stay

Good preparation is key for a successful trip. Discover the different accommodation and restaurant options and guided tours.

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Éislek

High in the north of Luxembourg, Éislek charms visitors with its dense forests, steep valleys and windswept plateaus. If it’s active holidays you’re seeking, in Éislek you can experience nature up close, take part in family-friendly activities and immerse yourself in history.

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Inspiration & Stories

Looking for concrete recommendations or discoveries off the beaten track?

Let us show you the region’s hidden gems to make your trip to the Éislek unforgettable.

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