Solingen is a popular place to head to in Bergisches Land as a large number of the area’s main attractions are within easy reach. Among the most interesting places to see are the fascinating Burgholz Arboretum and the fantastic Wuppertal Zoo. Two other worthy points of interest nearby Solingen are Skulpturenpark Waldfrieden and Botanischer Garten.
You’ll find plenty of interesting cultural highlights in and around Solingen. See a few of the spectacular theater, dance and music shows at the Wuppertal Dance Theater in Wuppertal.
To really get a feel for the area, visit some of the local sights such as Zonser Grind in Dormagen, Altenberg Cathedral in Odenthal and Remscheid Rathausplatz in Remscheid. These are much-loved by locals and tourists alike. For history lovers, Bergisches Land’s bygone days can still be experienced at Benrath Palace in Duesseldorf.
If you're a fan of soccer, you’ll enjoy seeing Solingen favorites, the Bayer Leverkusen, doing battle in nearby BayArena, Leverkusen. On match days the stadium is filled with black, red and white, as crowds come together to support their beloved team.
When it’s time to rest up after a busy day discovering the delights of Solingen, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Wyndham Garden Duesseldorf Mettmann, the Park Inn by Radisson Düsseldorf Süd, Duesseldorf, or the ACHAT Comfort Köln/Monheim.