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Three Country Border

Aachen Vaals | Viergrenzenweg 97, 6291 BM Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+31 43 306 5200
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Intersection of 3 Countries

A special park that is located between Germany, Netherlands and Belgium. It is also the highest... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
csancak
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Saturday visit

An interesting activity taking advantage of the geography of the region. Can visit the highest... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Laura M
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Geographic point where Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands meet.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Aachen Vaals | Viergrenzenweg 97, 6291 BM Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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"their hands"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A special park that is located between Germany, Netherlands and Belgium. It is also the highest point of Netherlands.

Thank csancak
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting activity taking advantage of the geography of the region. Can visit the highest point of The Netherlands and take a photo while standing in three countries: The Netherlands, Belgium and Germany. Child friendly place, can easily get around with the stroller. Very nice...More

Thank Laura M
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

The German east side of Vaalserberg is easily accessible from Vaalserquartier. Coming from Aachen take the last road before the Dutch border to the left, hike up the street and eventually a trail that continues through forest.to the highest point of the hill at 322m....More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I was in the Three Country Border in 2014 and its a realy good suprise, stay in 3 places the same time is not for everyone. :)

Thank Katlen T
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

The marker at the point where the three countries come together is in the center of a circle that has markings showing the borders of the Netherlands, Germany, and Belgium. The lines extend out across the area so you can visualize the borders. The surrounding...More

Thank Jenny H
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Though there is not much to actually see in terms of scenic views or monuments, it is a wonderful experience to stand near the iconic stone and realise that you are in three countries at the same time. The hike up to the stone is...More

Thank Samyuktha S
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The maze is particularly brilliant. I highly recommend this place if you're passing, there's beautiful landscapes, a huge observation tower with great views, and you get to be in 3 countries at the same time!

1  Thank Patrick D
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

It is worth going there when everything is green (i.e. preferably from spring until autumn). The lookout is not too expensive and has got very nice views. There is also a lift for accessible use. Open until reasonably late, so good to see the sunset...More

3  Thank Peter R
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

We walked here from Aachen in the snow! It was a easy flat walk to Vaals, where we had coffee, thinking that the attraction was nearby, silly us, it was another 45 minute walk up a mountain. Don't stop at the first restaurant if you...More

2  Thank Karen885jc
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

We stopped here after spending the day in Aachen. It was a fun thing to see and be able to stand in all three countries at once! There are some nice restaurants there as well.

1  Thank Laurel_Jans
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Carolina R
20 November 2017|
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Response from AllanJGJ | Reviewed this property |
Hi - there's no need for your passport to travel between the three countries involved (Germany, Belgium, Netherlands) and indeed further afield. The joys of the European Union. Enjoy the Dom in Aachen - what a gem! Regards... More
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jmarimagz17
15 May 2017|
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Response from AnnetteBath | Reviewed this property |
There are trains from Cologne to Aachen. It takes about an hour. Then from Aachen ask in the tourist centre ( Reisezentrum ) in the train station for the buses to the Three borders. Now they don't quite go to that spot ( at... More
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Elizabeth J
23 April 2017|
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Response from KateWending | Reviewed this property |
Buses frequently leave Aachen Hauptbahnohf to Vaals Busstation Perron B. It is about 6 miles, travel time approximately 15 minutes and 1-2 €. Some buses end at the border instead of going into the town. You can get bus... More
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