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The Ultimate Guide to Summer in Luxembourg

by City Savvy Luxembourg

If you’ve run out of ideas on how to make this summer unforgettable, look no further. We’ve come up with the ultimate list of what summer in Luxembourg has to offer. Watch this space as we’ll be adding new tips throughout the summer!

For the Food and Cocktail Lovers

Guillou Campagne

Sitting down for a meal at this MICHELIN Star restaurant will be sure to delight, and it is worth a stop. For a special daytime celebration, you can order carryout in the form of a picnic. Your meal will be presented in a classic picnic basket, and it can be enjoyed on-site by the water, by the garden or by the straw bales. For an even extra special evening, you can reserve a dinner for two on their boat featuring a 5-course cold menu made up of different appetizers, homemade smoked salmon with Iranian caviar, lobster mixed with vegetables, mature cheeses, surprise dessert and sweets. Click here to learn more.

Um Plateau

This cozy-feeling restaurant will leave you feeling lively and fulfilled. The bar features a wide variety of fine wines. After enjoying your beverage, you can treat yourself to a meal made with only the finest produce. Sit out on the amazing terrace (one of our favourites in Lux) and enjoy a meal amongst the open air. Click here to make your reservation.

Il Fragolino

This tastefully decorated restaurant has a family atmosphere, and its cuisine is made from fresh, high-quality products. For a night of Italian delicacies, Il Fragolino will not disappoint. The restaurant’s mission is to savor Italian cuisine, and enhance all of its Mediterranean flavors. The restaurant has four different dining rooms, a veranda and a terrace in the cliffs! Click here to learn more.

Edesia – Restaurant and Auberge

This new restaurant presents a wide variety of Italian specialty dishes, but we go for the fresh and delicious seafood. The meal will provide with not only quality courses, but also a beautiful setting with great service! If you want to experience your dream Italian dinner, this is the place for you. Click here to learn more and to make a reservation.

Scott’s Pub

If you’re looking for lunch with a view, this is the place for you! Scott’s Pub provides with a great BBQ menu, and incredible views of the River Alzette. Enjoy a meal on one of the best terraces in Luxembourg. Stop by on the weekends, and you can enjoy hit music played by a DJ or a live band. All of this at only a five minute walk from the center of Luxembourg. Click here for more information.

Distillerie Artisanale du Musée

Are you looking to learn how brandy and liquor in Luxembourg is made? With a visit to this awesome distillery and museum, you can learn about this unique hobby and business. Not only will you be sure to learn something new, but you will also be amazed by the great variety of drinks available for you to taste! Make a reservation for a day trip with the girls or a romantic getaway with that special someone. Click here to learn more about this distillery.

For the Adventure Lovers

Race for the Cure

From Friday September 25th to Sunday September 27th, you can join in Europe’s biggest sporting event for women’s health. Think Pink Lux will be pinking up the byways and highways of Luxembourg for the virtual race. Get together with some of your friends and family members to get active, all for a great cause. Click here to learn more and register!

Hiking in Luxembourg

Luxembourg is known for having an incredible amount of walking and cycling paths and mountain bike routes all over the country. Although Luxembourg is a small country, it offers lots of variety in natural sites. On your adventure, you will wander through mesmerizing forests, pass interesting rock formations and visit small villages that you have probably never heard about. Click here to learn more about the hiking opportunities in Luxembourg.

Outdoor Swimming

Have you been looking for a way to cool down in the summer heat? Look no further! Luxembourg has many outdoor swimming options that are ready to accommodate you and your family! Whether you’re looking for a lake, hotel, beach, ect, Luxembourg has it all. Click here to learn more about the swimming options in Luxembourg.

Use your Travel Voucher

For anyone needing a getaway or an adventure, Luxembourg has covered a part of the bill for you! With the new tourism-boosting voucher that has been awarded to the citizens of Luxembourg, affordable stay-cations have never been easier. Click here to learn about the voucher, and see our top picks on where to use it!


There is nothing like a summer camping trip to experience nature with the ones you love. Luxembourg is known for its high-quality campsites and lodging. They are also located at some pretty amazing locations – valleys, hills, lakes, rivers, woods, and more. For more information about the camping sites in Luxembourg, and how to reserve a spot, click here.

Pedal Boating

Luxembourg’s own Lake Echternach can be explored best from a pedal boat. This man-made lake of 30 hectares is a wonderful place to spend time with the family, while relaxing amongst nature. When the weather is nice, pedal boats can be rented next to the entry of the lake. To learn more about the pedal boats and Lake Echternach click here.

For the Music, Cinema, and Culture Lovers

The Schueberfouer — fair

This year the Coronavirus epidemic has caused many things to be cancelled and postponed. The Schueberfouer fair, however, will go on! The fair will not be held in its traditional form, but it will be taking place across a number of fairgrounds. This mini-Schueberfouer fair setup will be installed as early as mid-July and it will last up until mid-September! Click here to learn more about Schueberfouer fair and its rich history and appeal.

Visit the Royal Palace

The residence of the Grand Duke is open again for another summer of tours and visits. The summer brings a time of opportunity for cultural and historical experiences all around Luxembourg. When visiting the Royal Palace, you will be awed by its majestic interior and its splendid design and decor. As in past summers, the palace will be open for guided tours from July until the end of August. Click here to learn more about visiting the Royal Palace in Luxembourg.

Drive-in Movie

Luxembourg has many options for you to experience the classic American drive-in movie. Traditional movie theaters may not be open yet, but there are temporary drive-in theaters for you to enjoy the blockbuster hits with your family! Mamer has set up a drive-in theatre which is showing several English-language films. It also has a wide variety of food and beverages available for purchase. Click here to learn more about the new Mamer Autokino and how to buy tickets.

Concerts and open air cinema

Music is in the air all around Luxembourg this summer. Whether you’re looking to sit in a restaurant, bar, auditorium, etc, there is something for everyone. Check our our weekly “What’s Savvy” to keep up with the outdoor and indoor musical events happening near you. Click here to read our most recent “What’s Savvy”.

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