Kurten is close to a range of colorful Bergisches Land’s attractions. Among the most interesting places to see are the fabulous Freilichtmuseum Lindlar and the remarkable Altenberg Cathedral. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find close by Kurten are the Bensberg Town Hall and Golfclub Leverkusen.
There are many unique museums, exhibits and venues in and around Kurten. Book a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the fascinating artworks at Chocolate Museum in Cologne, Ludwig Museum and Fruit Museum. Go and see some of the popularater, dance and music shows at Cologne Philharmonic in Cologne, the Wuppertal Dance Theater in Wuppertal and Musical Dome.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to let off some steam at the family attractions nearby. Explore Cologne Zoo in Cologne and Wuppertal Zoo in Wuppertal, and learn about some of the stars of the animal kingdom.
If the weather is good head outside and enjoy the nearby green spaces. There are some great green escapes, so why don’t you go out and enjoy Botanischer Garten in Wuppertal, the Forstbotanischer Garten Koln in Cologne and Burgholz Arboretum. The ecological reserves such as the Nature Reserve Wahner Heide in Roesrath, show visitors the animals and plants that flourish in the region.
If you have time in and around Kurten, treat yourself with a visit to Haymarket in Cologne, Cologne Cathedral and Neumarkt. Learn about Bergisches Land’s past by visiting Benrath Palace in Duesseldorf. See some holy places such as the Great St. Martin Church in Cologne. Breathe in the atmosphere and get an appreciation of the role religion in Kurten.
Unwind on the fairways and tee off at the Dr. Velte Golf Club in Cologne and Golfclub Wahn.
Grab your credit card and head to Alter Markt in Cologne and the Shops at City Center Porz to get in some retail therapy.
Watch Bergisches Land favourites, the Bayer Leverkusen, battle their opponents in the nearby BayArena, Leverkusen. To fit in, be sure to wear black, red and white, the colors of the Bayer Leverkusen.
For a real taste of Kurten, consider booking your accommodation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Mercure Hotel Severinshof Koeln City, Cologne, the art'otel cologne, by Park Plaza, and the popular Hilton Cologne.