From Traben-Trarbach, it's about 70 miles (113 kilometers) to the north to Cologne and 70 miles (113 kilometers) to the east to Frankfurt.
Buddha Museum and Mittelmosel Museum are great spots to visit in Traben-Trarbach.
While it can be tempting to simply sit back and relax when visiting Traben-Trarbach, keep in mind that the surrounding region's treasure-trove of natural sights, cities and towns lie just beyond your doorstep. To make the most of your time in the district, try and get to Traben-Trarbach. It's approximately 1 mile (1. 6 kilometers) from Traben-Trarbach and features the Buddha Museum and Mittelmosel Museum. Bernkastel-Kues is yet another interesting place to visit. Here you'll find the Winery Dr. Loosen and S. A. Prum. Bernkastel-Kues is 4 miles (6 kilometers) from Traben-Trarbach.
If you're staying in Traben-Trarbach, why don't you visit Trier. Approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest, this regional transport and shopping hub is home to Cathedral of Trier (Trierer Dom), Black Gate and Fell Exhibition Slate Mine. Church of Our Lady (Liebfrauenkirche) and Rhineland Museum are good places to visit.
If you're keen on soaking up some of the the local culture, make a beeline for Rhineland-Palatinate's art galleries, art museums and history museums. Sample a little culture, learning and lore with a little sunshine and fresh air at Rhineland-Palatinate's farms and open-air museums.
If you are happy to get out into the cold weather, this region could be an excellent destination. This area offers some terrific opportunities for snowboarding and skiing. Those looking for an adrenaline rush should get their heart pumping by joining a hiking or mountain biking adventure.
When it's time to leave, bid a fond Tschüss (farewell) to the locals you've met and the places you've seen.