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Innenhafen Duisburg Duisburg will certainly please admirers of active vacations, since it provides the famous theme park called The Duisburg-Nord Landscape Park. This is a beautiful landscape park that was founded on the site of a former steel plant. Today once barren industrial area is a large flowering garden with a huge variety of entertainment options. Fans of relaxing rest can make a picnic in the park or walk enjoying the beauty of nature. Active rest devotees will certainly enjoy special sports fields.
Besides this, the territory of the landscape park is the location of the largest diving center in Europe. Skillful architects have converted a huge reservoir, which was previously used for gas storage purposes, into a scuba diving center. Both beginners and experienced divers will find a lot of interesting in visiting this center. There is a tall tower with an observation platform in the park. Enjoying stunning panoramic views is one of most popular attractions among tourists. There is also a place called the Valley of Six Lakes not far away from the park. This is the most popular place of rest for fans of water sports as they are provided with a wide range of most extreme entertainment. Vacationers can also walk along the shores of the lakes and enjoy the beautiful scenery. The total length of footpaths of the park is approximately 18 kilometers, so this place attracts many fans of cycling.
Tourists who arrive in the city with children should definitely not forget to visit the local zoo named Zoo Duisburg. This is the only zoo in Germany where koala lives. Recently a tropical aquarium called Rio Negro was opened in the city. Freshwater dolphins are its main inhabitants. These animals are truly unique for European zoos. There is also Chinese Garden in the territory of the zoo. The garden is a gift from the sister city of Wuhan. The oriental garden of wondrous beauty has become home to interesting exotic plants, and in its enclosures visitors can see animals that were brought from China. Copyright
The largest shopping street of Duisburg, Königstraße begins near the railway station. The choice of shops on it is simply huge, from common clothing stores and exclusive designer boutiques … Open
Sports fans will be interested in visiting MSV Arena Stadium, which often becomes the venue for a variety of sporting events, conferences and exhibitions. The city is also rich in various entertainment venues. Most of shops, pubs and night clubs are located in the central area of Duisburg. On weekends a large number of open air markets start working the city. These markets are very popular among tourists who visit them to find interesting souvenirs.
Duisburg Active recreation in Duisburg will certainly not leave anyone bored. Travelers are welcome to try bungee jumping. For that purpose, simply contact the company with a very simple name, Bungee Jumping in Duisburg. This activity is unusual for cities, so vacationers are sure to burst their adrenaline level when trying bungee jumping in Duisburg. A visit to Klettergarten, a popular local rock climbing club, can start a new unforgettable adventure. The club sells rock climbing gear and organizes team climbing in the mountains.
Duisburg is one of large European port cities and a former important industrial center. Nowadays the industrial zone of Duisburg is turned into a spacious park that has quickly become a … Open
As Duisburg has such an excellent location on the main river of Germany, it certainly offers a range of water-based activities. For example, many vacationers prefer to participate in interesting river cruises. Ruhrorter Schiffahrtsgesellschaft offers this service to residents and guests of the city. It is a fantastic pastime that will make you forget about all problems and troubles. Rivers cruises are magnificent from an aesthetic point of view as it is exceptionally pleasant to admire picturesque surroundings from the water.
Vacationers interested in the most popular game of aristocrats are always welcome at Golf & More Duisburg and Niederrheinischer Golfclub. The pastoral atmosphere of these clubs is perfect for relaxing and restoring peace of mind, so do not neglect to visit one of these gorgeous clubs. That said, a stroll in Duisburg Botanischer Garten is no less refreshing. All fans of gorgeous flora and lush greenery will find this garden exceptionally attractive. The botanic garden is widely recognized as one of the most beautiful places in the city.
There are many beautiful and interesting places in Duisburg where one can have a great time with the whole family. Lovers of outdoor recreation often go to the park Blauer See … Open
Tourists will not find it hard to choose a suitable entertainment center in the city as there are exciting activities for people of any age and with any taste. Vacationers, who like puzzles and mysteries, will be excited to visit one of the local escape quests. TeamEscape Duisburg and Geschlossene Gesellschaft offer the most interesting escape quests in the city. If such an activity as target shooting sounds appealing, consider visiting LaserTag Duisburg. Satisfaction and unforgettable memories are guaranteed. Super-Bowl GmbH and XXL Bowling are the right venues for all fans of bowling. As a rule, billiards players prefer to meet at Double Touch or Moerser Snooker clubs.
Mini-golf is also very popular in the region. Perhaps, Moonlight Minigolf is the best venue to enjoy this type of golf in Duisburg. It is a colorful and charming venue that is suitable for the whole family. Small kids will find it exceptionally interesting to visit Pippolino entertainment center. Vacationers in a mood for some swimming will genuinely like local indoor swimming pools, namely, Hallenbad Neudorf and Hallenbad Wanheim. There are several playgrounds in Blauer See Duisburg-Bissingheim. Besides that, visitors can always enjoy a pleasant stroll there.
Duisburg is rich in restaurants of different culinary directions, but travelers are traditionally most interested in dining facilities that specialize in cooking national dishes. Interesting … Open
In case you want to watch the newest films, local cinemas are the right choice. Check the schedule of Lichtburg or UCI Kinowelt as these are the best cinemas in the city. Fans of opera and theatre will not feel forgotten as there is a very interesting venue in Duisburg - Theater am Marientor (TaM). It regularly hosts interesting performances and shows. Deutsche Opera am Rein is one more great venue to attend and watch mesmerizing performances.
Duisburg In Duisburg, there are several unique museums that have become true “must-visit” destinations for all guests of the city. First, it is important to mention LVR-Industriemuseum and Zinkfabrik Altenberg that throw the light upon the industrial past of Germany. Museum der Deutschen Binnenschifffahrt is one more museum, the exhibition of which is dedicated to the shipbuilding industry. Everyone in love with the marine theme will definitely enjoy a visit to that museum. Fans of art usually prefer to visit such places as Lehmbruck and Kuppersmuhle. Vacationers wishing to learn more about the history of radio will be super excited to visit Radiomuseum.
Residents of Duisburg are “people of the Rhine River”, and their national character is slightly different from the rest of Germany. However, there are still some similarities between … Open
Gamblers will never feel forgotten in Duisburg as there is a quality casino that has the same name as the city. The casino has a dress code, so travelers shouldn’t try to visit it in their casual everyday clothes. Roulette fans, as well as fans of slot machines, will be happy. The casino has a quality restaurant and offers DJ music and parties on Saturdays. If a dinner in a cozy Irish pub sounds like a good idea, consider visiting Dexter bar. Everyone, who wishes to enjoy delicious and nourishing food, is cordially welcome at Cafe-Bellagio. Finally, Djäzz bar is the right choice for all tourists who want to listen to quality music while drinking fine local beer.
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Duisburg
♥   National Park 'De Maasduinen' , 48.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'De Meinweg' , 55.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'De Groote Peel' , 66.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Veluwezoom' , 85.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'De Hoge Veluwe' , 95.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Duisburg
♥   Amusement park 'CentrO.Park' Oberhausen, 11 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Schloss Beck' Bottrop, 25.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Movie Park Germany' , 25.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Freizeitanlage Start und Ziel' Herne, 37 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Wunderland Kalkar' , 46.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Duisburg
♥   Water park 'Aqualand' Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, 46.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'AquaMundo Center Parcs Erperheide' Peer, 93 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquaventura' Hellendoorn, 108.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Spa & Aquapark Turčianske Teplice' , 121.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aqua Mexicana' Slagharen, 133 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Duisburg
♥   Restaurant 'Mölleckens Altes Zollhaus' Mülheim-Speldorf. Type - International. 6.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Kais' Mülheim-Saarn. Type - Mediterranean cuisine|Meats and grills. 8.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Im Eichwäldchen' DUISBURG. Type - International. 8.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Kurlbaum' MOERS. Type - Classic cuisine. 8.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Hackbarth’s Restaurant' OBERHAUSEN. Type - Creative. 10.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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