From Gruenstadt, it's approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the northeast to Frankfurt and 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the northwest to Cologne.
It comes as no surprise that the area around Gruenstadt is so popular with with international and local vacationers alike; the region is an Aladdin's Cave of terrific natural and man-made attractions. Siefersheim, lays 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast, while Lorsch is located 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west.
Rent a vehicle and spend some time in Mannheim, a major city for the region, 14 miles (23 kilometers) away from Gruenstadt. The city offers a range of attractions, such as Luisenpark Gardens, Mannheim City Hall and Mannheim Water Tower. Planetarium Mannheim, Mannheim Jesuit Church and Mannheim Palace are some of the other attractions here that should be high on every traveler's list.
Faith is an integral aspect of every place's make-up, so be sure visit the area's churches and other religious sites. Ask a local for their must-see places around Gruenstadt, you'll often be advised to check out the region's ever-popular farms and open-air museums.
No vacation is complete without some rest and recuperation. Picnicking is one of the activities they do to relax here and cycling is another. Try some of the area's most popular cold weather activities. Many locals enjoy snowboarding here. Skiing is also popular.
As your time here draws to an end, spend what's left of your euros on last-minute mementos and say Tschüss to the local characters you have met and the places you've come to love.