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Nürburgring Germany

The legendary Nürburgring race track is one of the ten most popular national monuments in Germany, according to a Forsa survey. The tarmac is bound to get hot there during the season thanks to more than 200 motorsport events with all kinds of vehicle types on various performance levels, so that every fan gets his money’s worth. And the Nürburgring has even more to offer: A modern leisure and business centre, revolving around the two most fascinating race tracks in the world, the Nordschleife and the Grand Prix track, provides a wide range of event and entertainment options for business customers, motorsport fans and families alike.


Welcome to the Nürburgring

Start your day at the Nürburgring at our info°center , which offers a wealth of information on our wide range of facilities. This is where visitors can start their tours or go and see the ring°werk and the ring°boulevard.

Entertainment for the whole family

At the ring°werk, the Nürburgring’s large indoor th eme park, visitors young and old embark on a voyage of discovery and soon feel like real racing drivers. They can try the simulators and fun rides or change the tyres of a Formula 1 car. At the 4D cinema, they can experience the 24-hour race with all their senses and test their knowledge of Nürburgring trivia at the ring°akademie. The ring°werk offers just the right challenge for every one and the family has a great time together. Special events and exhibitions ensure that there is never a boring moment even for regular visitors. The kletter°challenge with its 22 exercises of varying difficulty at a dizzying height poses a particular challenge to people’s courage and agility.

Driving experience

The Nordschleife is a legendary race track. It is also called the “Green Hell” because of its highly demanding routing. Visitors can experience this legend up close and explore the Nordschleife with their own cars or motorbikes during the tourist drive sessions. The 20.8 km track with its 73 turns, treacherous crests and steep grades poses a special challenge to people’s driving skills. At certain times the Grand Prix track is also open for tourist drives. This is where DTM, Formula 1 and Truck Grand Prix races take place. What is more, visitors can experience laps of pure adrenaline when taking a seat next to an experienced racing driver for a co-pilot ride around the Nordschleife. The 400 m ring°kartbahn is where people can enjoy driving fun and racing action up close. Inspired by the myth of the legendary race track, the carting track makes visitors feel like real racing drivers. The Nürburgring Offroadpark is another special adventure, offering numerous driving exercises as well as a challenging course over hill and dale and the opportunity to test-drive a variety of offroad vehicles. In driving safety training programmes, Nürburgring visitors can also learn how to master critical situations in daily traffic.

More than you think

Located in the beautiful Eifel region, the Nürburgring is a mere hour’s drive away from Cologne. The scenic and diverse landscape with its volcanoes, forests and lakes is ideal for hiking and mountain biking. Together with the attractions at the Nürburgring, it offers a colourful bouquet of tourist opportunities that is unique in the world.

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