The town is wonderfully located in the valley of the southern Eifel, amidst a dense forest area. Kordel is very well connected by the railway.
About 3 km south of Kordel stands the ruin of Ramstein Castle. Today it is the most famous landmark of Kordel and attracts numerous guests as a popular excursion destination.
Butzerbachtal with suspension bridges, castle ruin Ramstein, Genoveva Cave