No matter if fishing, hiking or cycling, in Vianden you have many possibilities to do sports.



Fishing licences are issued at the tourist office in Vianden. Here you can buy a fishing licence to fish in Vianden or a fishing licence to fish in the Our reservoir.

If you want to fish in Vianden, you will also need to apply online for the border water permit (click here), as the Our flows along the German border. Within 15 minutes you will have a PDF document of your border water permit on your smartphone.

Vianden - 1 Week 5 €
Vianden - 1 Month 10 €
Vianden - 1 Year 20 €
Vianden - 1 Year (residents) 10 €
SEO (Our - Lower Reservoir) - 2 weeks 12,50 €


You can also obtain an application form for year-round fishing in the SEO reservoir at the Tourist Office.


Start: Bus station Vianden
Length : 22.31 Km

Ride from the bus station in Vianden, direction Bettel. Later on, you pass the villages of Fouhren and Walsdorf before you are arriving at the upper reservoir of the SEO (Société Electrique de l’Our). After the crossing the main road, you will ride through the forest on unpaved paths. Along the route, you pass  different viewpoints, which will give you fantastic views over the Our Valley. You path the charming town of Bivels before heading back towards Vianden. A small path will bring you to the Chapel Bildchen, from where you head past the Vianden Castle back to your starting point.

Please note: The route includes some narrow climbs and steps, which can be very slippery

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