Lower Rhine Worth Knowing

Worth Knowing , the Lower Rhine is a region that can look back on an eventful history. Here you will find finds from Roman times. In addition, many medieval town centers were renovated, so that today small towns like Wachtendonk or Kempen with their historic town centers attract visitors from all over Europe. Here you will find information, tips, hints, stories, photos, facts and more.

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On the other hand, the Lower Rhine is also very modern. The region offers a well-developed infrastructure and an equally good public transport network that connects the municipalities in the region. The Niederrhein region is also connected to the whole world with the two international airports Düsseldorf Lohausen and Weeze-Niederrhein. Here you will find information, tips, hints, stories, photos and more.

Agriculture & Cattle Breeding

In the region of the Lower Rhine you can still find wide fields and arable land on which a variety of vegetables are grown.

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This map shows some diving areas in the region of the Lower Rhine, which offers different dephts.

Diving Areas

Customs & Traditions

In the region of the Lower Rhine you will find numerous festivals within a year are based on religious festivals.

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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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Stone of Wisdom

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

Places of Pilgrimage

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

Carnival

On November 11th at 11.11am the carnival session in the region of the Lower Rhine begins every...

Strong Helmes

The strong Wilhelm from the Lower Rhine, Sterk Helmes, according to legend, an extremely strong...

Saint Irmgadis

Saint Irmgadis lived in seclusion in the Lower Rhine and helped the poor and sick, her bones are...

Mary’s picture Kevelaer

Mary's picture Kevelaer, according to the stories, the merchant "Hendrik Busmann" heard a voice on...

Marian Devotion

Devotion to Mary in the region of the Lower Rhine: Mary had been chosen by God to become the...

Lower Rhine Beer Culture

Beer has been brewed in the region of the Lower Rhine for centuries. In the recent past there has...

Lower Rhine Legends Stories

There are numerous stories and legends on the Lower Rhine and over the Lower Rhine. This is not...

Lower Rhine Infrastructure

Niederrhein Infrastruktur , die Region Niederrhein besitzt eine sehr gute Verkehrs-Infrastruktur...

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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Rhine River

The river Rhine is a source of life and a transport route. It is home to various fish and animals again.

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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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Niers River

The small river Niers flows largely through the Lower Rhine region. Niers is home to numerous plants and animals.

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Rhine River

There are numerous stories and legends on the Lower Rhine, such as stories about heroes, saints and apparitions.

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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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Infrastructure Lower Rhine

The Lower Rhine region has a very good traffic infrastructure with motorways, federal roads, train connections, airports.

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