Düsseldorf, your travel destination in NRW
Düsseldorf, the independent city on the Rhine is the capital of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia and the second largest city in the country. The city has about 650,000 inhabitants! In the metropolitan region of the Rhineland agglomerates about ten million people. This makes the city part of the central European economic area.
And Düsseldorf has a lot to offer! From the alleys in the historic old town to world architecture in the media harbor to true fairy tale castles - the city is definitely worth a visit! In the old town area you will also find charming and great hotels for your stay in the Rhine city.
The great thing about Düsseldorf: numerous sights, such as the Rhine Tower, Königsallee or Benrath Castle, are centrally located and can be reached quickly and easily by e-bike or on foot.
Did you know that the city is one of the five most important international business centers in Germany? Therefore, numerous trade fairs are held in Düsseldorf every year, and with Düsseldorf Airport, the city has one of the most important hubs in international air traffic. Thus, the city is ideally accessible by plane.
What is there for you to discover during your stay in Düsseldorf?
In addition to its importance as a business location, Düsseldorf is also a hotspot for art, culture and modern architecture! Düsseldorf also has the largest art collection in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia and other great museums and gallery for art and culture enthusiasts!
The Königsallee "Kö" with its numerous shopping opportunities offers the ideal setting for an extended shopping trip through the city. To relax or simply unwind, we recommend a fresh Alt at the world's longest bar in Düsseldorf's Old Town.
What also belongs to Düsseldorf, of course, is the world-famous carnival! What the Oktoberfest is for the people of Munich, the carnival is for the Jecken. And on Shrove Monday parade, splendid festive floats parade through the old town - there's celebrating, laughing and dancing! An unforgettable experience for every visitor!
If you're more into the city's architecture, we recommend a walk through the Medienhafen - a smorgasbord of different architectural styles by renowned architects from all over the world. There are also great restaurants and bars there - ideal to end your evening with pleasure.