Heimbach is situated about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Cologne and 100 miles (161 kilometers) from Frankfurt.
North Rhine-Westphalia is a firm fixture on the tourist trail, which means getting from A to B is a breeze. Make sure you schedule in some time to explore the numerous things to see and do this region has to offer. Kerpen, lays 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest, while Swisttal is located 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west.
Approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the east of Heimbach is Bonn, a regional city where you go see Opera Bonn, Poppelsdorf Palace and Sterntor. Beethoven House, Beethoven Hall and World Conference Center Bonn are just a sample of the other interesting attractions that await.
Houses of faith are often the best doorways into a region's spiritual and religious cultures. The churches around Heimbach are certainly no exception. If you are after things to do inside, you really can't go past North Rhine-Westphalia's theaters, history museums and art galleries. These are great spots to soak up some of the region's culture and perhaps pick up a souvenir or two.
The Heimbach area has excellent ways to enjoy the great outdoors. Active types can enquire about one of the many hiking and mountain biking excursions on offer here. Have you always wanted to have a try paragliding? The North Rhine-Westphalia area is a great place to do it.
You'll never want to bid "Tschüss" (farewell) to this interesting place.