The Deutsche Edelsteinstrasse is a 70-kilometer road around the themes gemstone capital Idar-Oberstein. The road connects selected places and landscapes, which are characterized by the gem processing and gem mining.
Along the Deutsche Edelsteinstrasse route many small gemstone grinding workshops and jewelry factories invite you to visit them for jewelry shopping. Also worth seeing are the museums and museum galleries, were the regional craftsmanship of gemstone processing presented their crafts.
Deutsche Edelsteinstraße - http://www.deutsche-edelsteinstrasse.de
Jewelery and gemstone town of Idar-Oberstein - http://www.idar-oberstein-touristinfo.de/
German Gemstone Museum - http://www.edelsteinmuseum.de/
Gemstone Steinkaulenberg mines - http://www.edelsteinminen-idar-oberstein.de/