Excellent air quality and great climatic conditions make Gersfeld one of Germany’s popular spas. Learn more about gliding or RC aircrafts at the German Gliding Museum located at the airport. The mountain Wasserkuppe is also the ideal spot to watch the numerous hang gliders, paragliders, and gliders. The Radom, the landmark of the Rhön, is 13.6 m tall and 18.6 m in diameter. The former radar dome is the highest building in Hesse and is now used as venue for events and exhibitions. The Radom features a 360-degree viewing platform, offering a fantastic view of the surrounding landscape. The Rhön biosphere reserve was declared an “International Star Park” in 2014 and offers natural night landscapes with impressive starry sky due to low light pollution. Night walks take place in any weather, providing entertaining information about astronomy and the activities of the night sky.