From Hohen-Suelzen, Frankfurt is about 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northeast, while Cologne is 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the northwest.
Don't just limit yourself to Hohen-Suelzen; this region has been blessed with a treasure trove man-made and natural attractions which await the savvy traveler. Heppenheim an der Bergstrasse and Zwingenberg are just two of the many other places worth checking out while you're in Rhineland-Palatinate.
Mannheim, is another interesting place to head to. It is about 14 miles (23 kilometers) from Hohen-Suelzen and offers a great selection of attractions, for example Pop Academy Baden-Wurttemberg, SAP Arena and Mannheim City Hall. Luisenpark Gardens, Mannheim Jesuit Church and Mannheim Palace are some other attractions worth checking out for those who have time to spare.
If you're keen on soaking up some of the the local culture, head straight to Rhineland-Palatinate's art galleries, theaters and history museums. Spirituality is a vital part of every region's make-up, so why not visit the area's many churches and other places of worship.
If you're not the kind of traveler to go on vacation merely to shuffle between the pool and the buffet, Rhineland-Palatinate offers a number of high-energy pursuits like hiking and mountain biking. Rhineland-Palatinate offers visitors a wide range of relaxing pastimes, such as picnicking and cycling.
All good things come to an end, but be rest assured, when you have to leave Rhineland-Palatinate, you'll be leaving with many special memories to remember your adventure.