The Plettenberg town area offers 96 km² of hikeable (by bike) diverse natural landscape with Schwarzenberg castle ruins and picturesque Oestertalsperre. In the center there are further interesting monuments with the Christuskirche and the former railroad station stop and also possibilities for refreshments. The Sauerland railroad keeps trains under steam in the Else valley on a section of the railroad line Herscheid - Plettenberg and in the Lenne valley you will find enjoyable relaxation in the AquaMagis Lenne valley leisure pool.