Lower Rhine Highlights

The region on the Lower Rhine has numerous attractions and sights. Among the highlights are historical and modern buildings as well as natural sites, historical city centers, museums as well as gardens & parks.
There is also a wide range of leisure and sports activities that make every stay in the region on the Rhine an eventful trip. Furthermore there are various festivals and events.
The highlights are so numerous that the selection is difficult. But you should not miss some of the following highlights.

Highlights Lower Rhine


Highlights Lower Rhine


Palace Dyck (Schloss Dyck), a castle worth seeing in Jüchen on the Lower Rhine.

Japanese Garden (Japanischer Garten), the garden is located in Düsseldorf’s Nordpark.

Monastery Kamp  (Kloster Kamp), located on a hill in Kamp-Lintfort on the Lower Rhine.

Chapel of Mercy (Gnadenkapelle) , a sacral hexagonal dome in Kevelaer.

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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Photos Castles

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

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...

Düsseldorf Hotels

Accommodation options in Düsseldorf Whether a short vacation, weekend trip, city trip or cultural...

Alt Beer

Alt Beer (Altbier) is a full beer that is brewed mainly in the region of the Lower Rhine....

Stone of Wisdom

In front of the Remigius Church in Viersen, two mighty stones are reminiscent of the so-called...

Voerde Tours

Voerde ToursThe offer of guided tours varies and some tours are only offered in summer. There are...

Voerde Events

Voerde Events These include the city festival, fun fair, flea market, craft market, street...

Lower Rhine Eating

Whether a short vacation, weekend trip, cycling vacation, city trip or business trip, the region...

Places of Pilgrimage

For centuries, people of different faiths have made pilgrimages to places where they seemed closer...

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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Highlights Lower Rhine


Palace Benrath  (Schloss Benrath) is located in the south of Düsseldorf and is particularly worth seeing.

Palace Moyland (Schloss Moyland) is a unique neo-Gothic castle complex located in Bedburg Hau.

Castle Linn (Burg Linn), a medieval castle is located in Krefeld.

Bislich Island (Bislicher Insel) nature reserve is located in Xanten on the Lower Rhine.

Cycling Lower Rhine

The Lower Rhine has a 2000 km long, well-signposted network of cycle paths. You can rent bikes on many places.

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Garden Parks Lower Rhine

Gardens & parks invite you to linger or go for a walk. They are oases of calm and witness to garden art.

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Hiking Lower Rhine

In the region of the Lower Rhine you will find various hiking trails through beautiful landscapes and natural sites.

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Highlights Lower Rhine


Archaeological Park Xanten, shows traces of the Romans on the Lower Rhine from more than 2000 years ago.

Lower Rhine Open Air Museum (Niederrheinisches Freilichtmuseum), located in Grefrath shows historical buildings as well as workshops.

Lakes Krickenbeck (Krickenbecker Seen), a nature reserve and local recreation area in Nettetal.

Windmill Kriemhild (Kriemhild Mühle), a historic windmill in Xanten whose wings still turn.

Wedding Planning

In the region of the Lower Rhine you can get married in many different ways and in different places!

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Lower Rhine Accommodations

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

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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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