Berlin, Germany's capital, is situated about 300 miles (483 kilometers) to the northeast of Bacharach, while Frankfurt is 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the east.
Don't limit yourself to Bacharach, because Rhineland-Palatinate has an abundance natural and man-made attractions which await the savvy traveler. While you are in the area, check out Ruedesheim am Rhein. It's roughly 9 miles (14 kilometers) from Bacharach and is home to the Georg Breuer Winery and Ruedesheim Cable Car. For even more variety, visit the Marksburg Castle and Rheinanlagen Rose Garden which you'll find in and around Braubach, approximately 16 miles (26 kilometers) from Bacharach.
While you are here in Bacharach, don't forget to see Wiesbaden. Approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the east, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you can find Casino Wiesbaden, Biebrich Palace and Museum Wiesbaden. Market Church, Wiesbaden Town Hall and Kochbrunnen are also good spots for calling into before heading back to Bacharach.
Step back in time while you are visiting this area. Visit one of the old towns for which this place is famous. Faith is an intrinsic facet of every community's make-up, so be sure spend a little time in the area's many churches and other places of worship.
Head outside and make the most of the local adventure options in the area around Bacharach. Try hiking or give mountain biking a try. Local tours are a unique way to discover the places the locals love. Join into one of the city walking tours, segway tours and winery tours.
When it's time to leave this special place, bid a fond Tschüss (farewell) to the people you've got to know and the landscapes you've seen.