Salzkotten is located 85 miles (137 kilometers) northeast of Cologne and 210 miles (338 kilometers) west of the national capital, Berlin.
It's hardly surprising Salzkotten is so popular with vacationers from across the globe; North Rhine-Westphalia is criss-crossed with interesting sights and attractions. If you're looking for other places to check out, you'll find Guetersloh, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast, and Bad Sassendorf 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the east.
Grab some transportation and visit Kassel, a retail and transport hub for the region, located 45 miles (72 kilometers) away from Salzkotten. The place offers a range of points of interest, such as Schloss Wilhelmshoehe, University of Kassel and Loewenburg Castle. Wilhelmshoehe Park, Messe Kassel Exhibition Centre and Museum for Sepulkralkultur are other good spots to visit.
Enjoy a little local culture amid the great outdoors at the region's fabulous gardens, open-air museums and open-air exhibits. To really understand a place, it's often helpful to revisit the past. North Rhine-Westphalia's rich historic palaces are a great starting point.
The North Rhine-Westphalia area features plenty of laid-back ways to enjoy the great outdoors. Spend a few hours picnicking or cycling and feel your worries drift away. Get a totally different perspective of the North Rhine-Westphalia area by taking to the skies. Paragliding is a great way to spend a few hours here.
When it's time to return home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond Tschüss (farewell).