Hillesheim is situated approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Cologne and about 90 miles (145 kilometers) from Frankfurt.
Consider using Hillesheim as a starting point for further adventures. This much-loved region is blessed with plenty of interesting natural and man-made attractions. Bad Muenstereifel, is 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south, while Kirchsahr is located 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest.
Bonn is about 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Hillesheim. This regional center offers a great selection of things to see, like Sterntor, University of Bonn and World Conference Center Bonn. LVR-LandesMuseum Bonn, Beethoven Hall and August Macke House are also good places to spend time.
Each place offers a special history and this area has its own stories to tell. The fortresses in these parts provide a great snapshot to the past. Spend a day in the fresh air and sunshine and make a tour of Rhineland-Palatinate's many farms and open-air museums.
If you tend to take things easy when you are on a holiday, Rhineland-Palatinate has some great relaxing activities for you, like cycling and picnicking. Experience a side of Rhineland-Palatinate most visitors don't see by accompanying a local guide on one of the segway tours, winery tours and city walking tours.
And at the end of your journey, pack your traveling bag and wish Germany "Tschüss" (farewell).