Xanten aus der Vogelperspektive, © Tourismus NRW e.V.

Xanten pier


Go­ing any­where from the Lower Rhine

A quick trip into nature, following the tracks of Joseph Beuys, or experiencing unique industrial culture in the nearby Ruhr Area – from Xanten at the Lower Rhine, excursion destinations worth the journey of up to one hour can be found in any direction.

Fam­liy theme park Kernie's Wun­der­land Kalkar

Fun and re­lax­a­tion at aban­doned nuc­le­ar re­act­or

The fun al­tern­at­ive to nuc­le­ar power! The site of a nuc­le­ar power plant that nev­er went on­line is now home to Kernie’s Fam­i­li­en­park and Wun­der­land Kalkar.

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LVR Ro­man Mu­seum in Xanten

His­tor­ic­al in­sti­tute provid­ing day trips in­to the past

Ar­chae­olo­gic­al finds bear wit­ness to the lives of Ro­man cit­izens and le­gion­naires. In build­ings that are true to the ori­gin­als, his­tory is turned in­to an ex­per­i­ence for every­one. Vis­it­ors can find out about trade routes, im­port­ant mil­it­ary bases and reign­ing powers in the re­gion.

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North Duis­burg Land­scape Park

North Duis­burg Land­scape Park is one of the Ruhr Area’s most icon­ic in­dus­tri­al her­it­age monu­ments, now trans­formed in­to a leis­ure park for the whole fam­ily.

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Hohe Mark Nature Park

Wild horses, blaz­ing heath, a zoo and much more: The Hohe Mark Nature Park of­fers ex­cit­ing activ­it­ies for kids and adults.

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