The wonderful old town of Monschau is within walking distance.
The High Fagnes begins directly on the outskirts of Monschau. It can be reached by car in 10 minutes.
Lake Rursee is a local recreation area of a special class. From Monschau you can reach the Rursee in 20 minutes by car. It is also possible to explore the area of the Rursee by bike.