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Address: Aachen Vaals, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: 310433065200
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Geographic point where Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands meet.

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Tower Views and refreshing food venues.

Went up one of the towers on a cold obscure autumn afternoon.. I don't mind heights but the see through aluminium floor outside was even a bit too much for me. Great views. Even... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Nina H
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Uk
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Uk
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went up one of the towers on a cold obscure autumn afternoon.. I don't mind heights but the see through aluminium floor outside was even a bit too much for me. Great views. Even better on a clearer day. My three adult children were in three countries at the same time where I could see them all at once! After... More 

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Thank Nina H
Aachen, Germany
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a nice place with a big playground, a maze for kids and adults, a Cafe and nice wander paths. Definitly recommend this if you never where around here and look for a good view and a nice walk . If it's a cold day tho definitly take a hat a scarf with you, its pretty windy up there, and... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Decided to come here after exploring Aachen. Getting there took some work since we didn't have a car; we took #25 bus to Vaals, then walked up the path from town. If there were signs we didn't find them, had to use our phones to navigate. But well worth the 20 min walk uphill, the view is stunning. The cafe/restaurant... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Aachen is not only a German town, but a thre country Border; you came from Belgium to Aachen, next frontier is Holland, Maastrich; The point of view of the three frontiers is in a forest and you can have a super view from a tower, to see three different lands and the plattform is transparent.

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Amman, Jordan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

A very interesting experience; being able to hike to the border of German was exciting as well as being able to be in two countries at the same time (by outing each foot at a different side of the borders). The only downside is having to deal with tourist crowds, hindering the possibility of a good photo.

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Any visit to Germany would not be complete without seeing this typical region of Germany known as Ruhr Gebiet. The is the heart of Industrial Germany and at the same time it is surrounded by lush countryside. It is easy to travel to any other part of Germany, North, South, East and West from this region.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

beautiful views of all the three countries, winding through the forest roads up the hill, if you are fit enough can use the mountain bike. makes limburg highest point in netherlands up to 400m ,

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Thank Ed X
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

A place where three European countries meet (Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands). Offers great vistas from the observation tower. Fantastic hiking trails leading through the area, many of which zigzag back and forth across the borders. There is plenty parking lots available and fast food. Accessible by car from Belgium (Gemmenich) and the Netherlands (Vaals)

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Cologne, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Visited the Dreiländereck yesterday and it was a great experience. We walked all the way from Aachen train station to the Drei Länder Eck, it took about 1,5 hour to get there. We were with friends who know the way very well so it was not difficult but if you are going all by yourself, it is probably better to... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

How can you resist, being in three countries at the same time is a great photo opportunity! We parked (for free) at this site and paid the 3 Euro per person fee to climb the tower (you buy tokens in the restaurant at the bar.) The views are amazing and on a clear day you can see for miles. We... More 

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