In two round trips, the “German Gemstone Road” connects all areas within the EdelSteinLand area that are characterised by the processing of gemstones. The Hunsrück-Nahe area, situated in the heart of Rhineland-Palatinate, draws you away from the hustle and bustle and takes you through one of the most beautiful German low mountain regions spanning 48 km.
The agate and gemstone crafts, along with the jewellery and metal ware industries traditionally make up an important economic sector in this region. The focus on these topics along the “German Gemstone Road” is a unique feature throughout the world.
As the name “German Gemstone Road” or “Deutsche Edelsteinstraße” indicates, there are many sightsthat are associated with the mining and processing of gemstones. If you want to get a taste of the world of gemstones, then this is the place for you.