The area known as Nurburgring is the name given to a major grand prix track that is situated around the town of Nurburg in the Rheinland-Pfalz region of Germany. Holidays in Nurburgring and the Rhineland region as a whole are extremely popular with tens of thousands of visitors every year. This is down to the fact that this is a particularly beautiful part of Germany and an area that offers you the chance to get involved in a myriad different activities. The self catering accommodation in Nurburgring with have all of the facilities you will need to make the most of a real home-from-home.
There are plenty of activities to bear in mind for your holidays in Nurburgring. For a start, you might be lucky enough to coincide your trip with a major Formula 1 race at the course here - a little simple research before you come to the area should help you on that score. Other activities widely available in this part of Germany include horse riding, pleasure boat cruising along the beautiful River Rhine, canoeing, fly-fishing, jogging, full gym facilities, swimming, golf and tennis.
The top tourist attraction on your sightseeing itinerary for your holidays in Nurburgring should be to check out the impressive Nurburg Castle which dates from as far back as the Middle Ages. Other destinations to bear in mind for a visit include the cities of Bonn and Cologne - up the Rhine River - and Koblenz and Boppard down the river. The River Rhine valley really is one of the most beautiful parts of Germany and it is always wise to have your own car here, so that you can really explore the area in full. For a day out a little further afield, you might want to think about heading south-west into the small country of Luxembourg. This fairytale-like principality is cloaked in forested hills and enchanting little settlements that really do need to be seen to be believed.
You should expect a typical continental climate during your holidays in Nurburgring. This means that the seasons will behave in much the way you would expect them to. So, summers are warm, sunny and relatively dry; whilst winters are much colder with a threat of snow on the coldest days. Average temperatures range from around 5 degrees Celsius in January and rise to 21 degrees in July and August. The average rainfall figure for this part of Germany is around 25 inches per year.
The nearest airport to your self catering accommodation in Nurburgring will be at Cologne-Bonn (CGN). This airport has services with companies such as Germanwings, Ryanair, BMI and easyJet. Flights depart from London Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN), East Midlands (EMA), Edinburgh (EDI) and London Heathrow (LHR).