Cycling Duisburg Rheinorange, © RuhrtalRadweg

Duis­burg pier


The gate to the Ruhr Area

Duisburg is located on both - the Rhine and Ruhr rivers. It is the perfect starting point for tours into the Ruhr Area, including experiences of industrial culture in Dortmund or Essen, a look at the German football museum, or shopping in Europe’s largest shopping centre. Everything is really close together here, and distances are even shorter than they would be in other regions.

UN­ESCO World Her­it­age Site Zollver­ein

From in­dus­tri­al site to UN­ESCO World Her­it­age Site

Pre­vi­ously the site of toils, today Zollver­ein of­fers in­dus­tri­al cul­ture at its best: art, con­certs, fest­ivals and sport­ing op­por­tun­it­ies set against an im­press­ive back­drop.

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Gas­o­met­er in Ober­hausen

Where once gas was stored a pan­or­amic el­ev­at­or now op­er­ates: won­der­ful views from 117 metres above sea level and fas­cin­at­ing ex­hib­i­tions are sure to in­spire at the Gas­o­met­er Ober­hausen.

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