Erkelenz is near a range of colorful Aachen - Eifel’s well-known sights. Abteiberg Museum and Botanical Garden are just two of the popular destinations in the area. Two other recommended attractions you’ll find close by Erkelenz are Rheydt Castle and Lake Kaarster.
Should you find yourself in Erkelenz during the winter, round up some friends and hit the runs at ski resorts such as Jever Skihalle in Neuss.
Come see Aachen - Eifel favourites, the Borussia Mönchengladbach, take on their rivals in the nearby Borussia Park, Moenchengladbach. On match days follow the procession of black, white and green, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fans in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
When you’re ready to relax after a busy day discovering the charming streets of Erkelenz, check in to one of the many local bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the Dorint Kongresshotel Düsseldorf/Neuss, the Park Inn by Radisson Düsseldorf Kaarst, and the popular TRYP Dusseldorf Krefeld Hotel.