Many of Twente’s highlights are located within easy driving distance of Hengelo, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two of the most interesting places to see are the marvelous Rijksmuseum Twente and the incredible Grote Kerk. Two other worthy points of interest nearby Hengelo are Stadhuis and Goossenmaatspark.
While you are here, visit the nearby local attractions such as Hagenpark in Almelo. These spots are a magnet for locals and tourists alike. Admire some of the holy places such as the Grote Kerk Church in Almelo. Relax in the calm atmosphere and gain an appreciation of the role religion in Hengelo.
Sports lovers should head to Grolsch Veste, Enschede to see the FC Twente in action. On match days follow the procession of red, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join local soccer lovers in the nearby pubs for a post-game drink.
Finding somewhere comfortable to stay within Hengelo is easy. The Hampshire City Hotel - Hengelo/Enschede, the Hampshire Hotel - De Broeierd Enschede and the Sandton Resort Bad Boekelo are among the most popular accommodation options here.