Berlin, which is the national capital, is located 180 miles (290 kilometers) east of Barntrup, while Hamburg lies 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the north.
The area around Barntrup is wonderfully endowed with things to do and see, from firm tourist favorites to lesser known gems. While you are in the North Rhine-Westphalia area, visit Detmold. It is 11 miles (18 kilometers) away from Barntrup and is home to the Princely Residence Castle Detmold and Hermannsdenkmal. Another option is to go to Bad Salzuflen. It's roughly 17 miles (27 kilometers) from Barntrup and is home to the Hortus Vitalis and Messezentrum Bad Salzuflen.
Hannover, is another good spot to head to. It is 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Barntrup and offers a diverse range of points of interest, including Kestner-Museum, KUBUS Municipal Gallery and Grosser Garten. Sprengel Museum, New Town Hall and Commedia Futura Theater are some of the other interesting sights here that should be high on every traveler's itinerary.
Experience moments of quiet contemplation in North Rhine-Westphalia's churches. To really get an understanding of a region, you need to understand the past. North Rhine-Westphalia's colorful traditional villages are a great place to start.
In this fast-paced world, the perfect holiday often means finding good places to relax. When it's time to de-stress, do as the locals do and go cycling or picnicking. See North Rhine-Westphalia in a different way. Rise up above the landscape and try paragliding.
At the end of your holiday in Barntrup, use your last euros on last minute keepsakes for the folks at home and say Tschüss (farewell).