Tandel is a commune and village in eastern Luxembourg, in the canton of Vianden. It lies close to the border with Germany. As of 2001, the village of Tandel, which lies in the centre of the commune, has a population of 87.



Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Tandel highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49.9°N 6.1833°E / 49.9; 6.1833
Country Luxembourg
  Total41.72 km2 (16.11 sq mi)
Area rank11th of 102
Highest elevation
537 m (1,762 ft)
  Rank7th of 102
Lowest elevation
190 m (620 ft)
  Rank21st of 102
  Rank72nd of 102
  Density49/km2 (130/sq mi)
  Density rank95th of 102
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
LAU 2LU0000901

The commune of Tandel was formed on 1 January 2006 from the former communes of Bastendorf (in the canton of Diekirch) and Fouhren (in the canton of Vianden). The law creating Tandel was passed on 21 December 2004.[1]

Populated places

The commune consists of the following villages:


  1. "Mémorial A, 2004, No. 216" (PDF) (in French). Service central de législation. Retrieved 2006-08-15.
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