Lake "Sechs Seen Platte" in Duisburg, © Dennis Stratmann

Ideas for sum­mer day trips

We have the best tips for hot days and warm nights in Your NRW.

A hol­i­day to Bal­conia? Not in NRW! Here, you can really en­joy the sum­mer. From lakes to the next beer garden - here, there’s al­ways something hap­pen­ing some­where. We have the best tips for hot days and warm nights in Your NRW. 

Please note that interested parties should check the websites of the museums to see whether dates and opening times have changed. There you will usually find information on behavioral requirements, access limits and hygiene measures as well. 

Ma­gic­al Mo­ments

We show you the places to ex­per­i­ence the most beau­ti­ful sun­rises and sun­sets in North Rhine-West­phalia. Grab your cam­era or friends and let's go.

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Our most at­tract­ive beer gar­dens

When the tem­per­at­ure rises, a cool beer and oth­er bever­ages are best en­joyed out­doors. That’s why there are beer gar­dens every­where in NRW, where vis­it­ors are wel­come to sit and re­lax.

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Ac­tion on the wa­ter

Sail­ing, surf­ing, paddle boat­ing or diving is offered at many lakes in North Rhine-West­phalia. But even those look­ing for something ex­traordin­ary will find what they are look­ing for: For ex­ample, NRW has a total of 15 wa­ter ski rope­ways.

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Theme Parks

One high­light chases the oth­er in the amuse­ment parks in North Rhine-West­phalia: green gi­ants, col­or­ful stones, hang gliders, thrill­ing shows as well as ex­traordin­ary ca­rou­sels and rides - the amuse­ment parks in North Rhine-West­phalia wel­come their guests with nu­mer­ous at­trac­tions.

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Dis­cov­er the di­versity of NRW