The national capital Berlin is located 260 miles (418 kilometers) northeast of Siegen, while Cologne lies 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the west.
Siegen is not the only place in North Rhine-Westphalia worth seeing; those with enough time should also hit the road and discover the unique qualities of the surrounding countryside, towns and cities. If you're looking for other places to check out, you'll find Herborn, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northwest, and Bergneustadt 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast.
When vacationing in Siegen, experience Marburg. Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the east, this regional city is where you can find Town Hall, Landgrafenschloss and Alte Universitat. St. Elizabeth Church and Kaiser Wilhelm Tower are also worth investigating before heading back to Siegen.
Many people who spend time exploring North Rhine-Westphalia delight in discovering the wide range of open-air museums, open-air exhibits and gardens dotted throughout the region. Tourists seeking those special places to reflect upon life's great mysteries, will enjoy visiting some of the region's many cathedrals.
Visiting places you've never been sometimes brings out the daredevil in people. If you are feeling brave, have a go at paragliding. Head outdoors and get active in North Rhine-Westphalia. Try your hand at mountain biking or give hiking a try.
You'll hate to say "Tschüss" (farewell) to this magnetic area.