Blick auf den Kurpark

Dunaris SourceWater with healing properties

The Dunaris source is located in the spa gardens of Daun and is a stop on the Drees Daun hiking trail. Their state-recognized healing water is one of the most healing mineral waters in Germany and is ideal for a drinking cure.


  • Coordinates: 50°11.098’N, 6°49.984’E
  • Municipality/location: Daun (Kurpark)
  • Altitude: 474 m above sea level
  • Water type: sodium-calcium/magnesium-bicarbonate-sourling
  • Water temp.: 11.2 °C

  • Dunaris-Quelle im Kurpark © Natur- und Geopark Vulkaneifel GmbH, Kappest
  • Dunaris-Quelle © Natur- und Geopark Vulkaneifel GmbH, Kappest

With its high sodium-magnesium-bicarbonate content, the water from the Dunaris spring is one of the most medicinal and alkaline sources in Germany. Science agrees that in today's world with changing diets, drinking this healing water counteracts magnesium deficiency and thus the cause of a variety of diseases.

All-round healthy

Many people use the tasty water with only a low iron content for a drinking treatment. It is equally suitable for bathing purposes. There are Kneipp facilities right next to the tap, so you can quench your thirst and revitalize your body at the touch of a button. By the way: It is not known why the Dunaris spring has been called Frauendrees by the population for centuries.

Hiking and cycling trails

The hiking and cycling network around Daun offers many different, varied routes. Enjoy the wonderful nature on one of our tours selected for you.

  • Josendrees

    HeimatSpuren Dreeswanderweg

    Rundwanderweg rund um Daun, vorbei an vier Dreesen. Probieren Sie die blubbernde Vielfalt der Vulkaneifel

    • Schwierigkeitsgrad: mittel
    • Strecke: 10,5 km -
    • Dauer: 3 Std.
    • Aufstieg: 178 hm -
    • Abstieg: 179 hm


  • Weinfelder Maar

    Eifelsteig Etappe 11: Von Daun bis Manderscheid

    • Schwierigkeitsgrad: schwer
    • Strecke: 23,4 km -
    • Dauer: 7:00 Std.
    • Aufstieg: 564 hm -
    • Abstieg: 652 hm

    mehr auf dem Tourenplaner Rheinland-Pfalz

  • Wandergruppe

    Entlang von Lieser, Endert und Salm Lieserpfad Etappe 2 Daun - Manderscheid

    Vorbei an den Dauner Maaren führt der zweite, konditionell anspruchsvollere Teil des Lieserpfades bis auf die Höhen von Manderscheid. Genießen Sie die Stille im Tal der Lieser! 

    • Schwierigkeitsgrad: mittel
    • Strecke: 18,3 km -
    • Dauer: 5:31 Std.
    • Aufstieg: 247 hm -
    • Abstieg: 319 hm


  • Kurpark Daun

    HeimatSpuren Kleiner Dauner

    Kleiner Rundweg um Daun, durch die Stadt und ins Grüne bis nach Daun-Gemünden

    • Schwierigkeitsgrad: leicht
    • Strecke: 8,5 km -
    • Dauer:  2,5 Std.
    • Aufstieg: 184 hm -
    • Abstieg: 184 hm


Guided tours


A1 exit Daun onto the B257, follow this to Daun, at the roundabout take the 2nd exit towards Gemünden, parking spaces are available at the Kurpark Daun.


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