Wassenberg is located about 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Cologne, a an important city in Germany.
Wassenberg isn't the only place in North Rhine-Westphalia worth exploring; visitors should also rent a vehicle and set off to explore the unique qualities of the surrounding landscapes, cities and towns. Moenchengladbach, is 14 miles (23 kilometers) to the southwest. Here you can experience the Abteiberg Museum and Botanical Garden.
Krefeld, is another good place to head to. It is around 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Wassenberg and offers a wide range of tourist attractions, like Museum Haus Lange and Haus Esters, Grotenburg Stadion and Castle Linn. Krefeld Zoo, House of Silk Culture and Koenig Palast are other attractions here that should be high on every traveler's schedule.
On a fine day, take the time and discover North Rhine-Westphalia's open-air museums, gardens and open-air exhibits. If you're looking for indoor entertainment, you can't better North Rhine-Westphalia's art galleries, theaters and history museums. These are ideal places to learn a little about the local lore and culture and pick up an unusual souvenir.
Local tours are a unique way to experience places only locals know. Join into one of the cycling tours and city walking tours. Why not challenge yourself with a a high-altitude experience during your stay in this region. Try paragliding; you'll be talking about it for years.
At the end of your time in Wassenberg, pack up your camera and mementos, spend your last of your euros, and bid a fond Tschüss (farewell) to this special place.