© Peter Wieler/EMG
© Peter Wieler/EMG
Cycling in Essen

Mining tour

Tour guide

Mining tour

They stand for coal and steel, industrialisation and an increase in prosperity and make the Ruhr area unique: the numerous mines and pits. This tour covers over 38 kilometres from shaft to shaft. And not just on Essen soil but it also goes into the neighbouring areas of Bochum-Wattenscheid and Gelsenkirchen.


Bicyles Services

Whether you are looking for bicycle hire, workshops or cycling shops, these service facilities will help you. Please consult the respective organisations for their current opening hours.

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Tourist Info

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45127 Essen

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