Welcome to the region of the Lower Rhine

See & experience the region of the Lower Rhine with its cities like Düsseldorf

Niers River

Rees on the Rhine

Krickenbecker Lakes

Region Lower Rhine

The Lower Rhine (Niederrhein) is a beautiful region in the federal state of North Rhine Westphalia in Germany. The region is a paradise for cyclists and an area full of historical and cultural sights. Convince yourself and let yourself be inspired by the numerous attractions and the Rhenish hospitality. The Lower Rhine and its cosmopolitan people welcome you!

Come to the Lower Rhine (Niederrhein) and experience one of the most diverse regions on the Rhine, which will inspire you with numerous attractions and sights as well as a varied range of leisure and events.
See for yourself ! The website Kuhpfad gives you various insights into this diverse region along the Rhine. The region includes the districts of Kleve, Viersen, Wesel and Neuss, as well as the cities of Düsseldorf, Krefeld, Duisburg and Möchengladbach and many small communities.

Region Lower Rhine


Explore the exciting region in the west of the Federal Republic of Germany, in which the Romans already felt comfortable more than 2000 years ago. But you have to say that the area of the Lower Rhine does not offer spectacular natural sites such as the Niagara Falls. The region on the Rhine is more of a tranquil beauty. There are no megacities. The cities and communities are comprehensible , but nevertheless they have world-famous sights and buildings.

Here you will find decorative towns and villages that offer numerous sights and cultural facilities such as museums, theaters and galleries. The natural landscapes with idyllic forests, lakes and small rivers as well as beautiful Rhine meadows are just as diverse. Furthermore there is also a wide range of leisure activities on land, in the water and in the air.

You can find a lot of information about the region on the Kuhpfad website. You will also find quirky, profane and funny things in the form of pictures, articles and videos.
By the way, the Lower Rhine is worth a trip in every season and a popular holiday destination in Germany!

Lower Rhine Photo Collage
Historic Buildings Lower Rhine

In the region of the Lower Rhine you will find diverse historic buildings as castles,  palaces, churches and more.

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Medical Tourism

Medical tourism is growing in importance worldwide and is now an important economic factor. More...

Photos Castles

Castles & Palaces: Sometimes pictures say more than a thousand words. Take a look and let...

Krefeld Historic Swing Bridge

The swing bridge in the Rheinhafen Krefeld-Linn was completed in 1905 and is still functional...

Duisburg Historic Paddle Steamer

The museum ship "Oscar Huber" is an old paddle steamer that is anchored in the port of Duisburg....

Wesel Nostalgic Train

With the so-called museum & tourist train on the Lower Rhine you can experience a piece of...

Culinary Delights

Culinary delights from the region of the Lower Rhine. In the region on the Rhine you can still...

Photos Rhine Shipping

Sometimes pictures say more than a thousand words. Take a look and let yourself be inspired by the...

Krefeld Nostalgic Train

The Krefeld Schluff is a nostalgic train that is pulled by an old steam locomotive from 1947. The...

Krefeld Old Distillery

Cognac was still distilled here around 1810, but today you can visit the old wine distillery on a...

Krefeld Silk Culture

Krefeld silk culture, the "House of Silk Culture" enables its visitors to gain an insight into the...

Interesting Articles

Leisure Fun Lower Rhine

The region of the Lower Rhine offers a variety of opportunities to make leisure time entertaining, cultural or sporty.

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Pictures from the Lower Rhine


Lower Rhine Accommodations

Whether short breaks, weekend trips, cycling holidays or city trips, this website shows a selection of accommodations.

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This map shows cities, sights, attractions and more from the region of the Lower Rhine.

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Shopping Lower Rhine

In the region of the Lower Rhine you will find shopping streets, farm shops as well as luxury shops or shopping centers!

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