Gronau is situated approximately 270 miles (435 kilometers) west of the national capital Berlin, and 90 miles (145 kilometers) north of Cologne.
Consider using Gronau as a launch pad for further adventures. This sought-after tourism region has been blessed with an abundance of fascinating cities, attractions and landscapes. You may also wish to check out Coesfeld, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north, and Neuenhaus 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south.
Approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the south of Gronau is Essen, a regional city where you go see Villa Hugel, Folkwang Museum and Colosseum Theater. Essen Cathedral, Zollverein Coal Mine World Heritage Site and Old Synagogue are other good spots to visit.
Discover moments of relaxation at North Rhine-Westphalia's churches. If you're searching for activities that won't blow the budget, set aside some time to explore North Rhine-Westphalia's many outdoor cultural attractions such as open-air exhibits, open-air museums and gardens.
If you enjoy the company of travelers of similar interests, Gronau features a range of specialized activities such as cycling tours and city walking tours. Treat yourself to a completely different experience during your time in the North Rhine-Westphalia area, Go paragliding; you'll be talking about it for years.
When the time comes to return to your friends at home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond and teary Tschüss (farewell).