In the community of Kreuzau, you’ll enjoy a variety of interesting leisure activities.
Most notably, hikers will benefit the fullest from Kreuzau’s perfect location along the edge of the Eifel national park. It is nestled in the idyllic Rur-floodplain landscape and offers a total diversity of nature and wildlife. Everyone can enjoy a stay at the Eiffel national park, but hikers will really cherish a visit there. The park hosts a hiking trail that has been rated in the top 10 in all of Germany.
For a more relaxing walk, take a stroll along the romantic streams, valleys, magnificent beech woods, and flower carpets of wild daffodils in spring.
Another part of notable interest is the German-Belgian Nature Park. It has a distinctive landscape divided into four natural areas which includes farmland, forests, hills, and even a unique marsh area. The Germa-Belgian park gets above average precipitation, which has created a total of 15 reservoirs throughout the park. There is no shortage of shore to take a relaxing stroll along.
Kreuzau is not short on culture either. There are always numerous artistic activities going on at any time of the year. There is a permanent institution of art thanks to the Cross Clubs. Here, artist from Kreuzau and neighboring communities present their ongoing exhibitions. Also thanks to the Cross Clubs, there is a wide range of sporting and cultural services that help express the local traditions and customs.
Throughout the year, there are many concerts and festivals to attend. Be sure to check with a tourist information center whenever you arrive to get a calendar of events for your stay.
There is one museum in Kreuzau, of moderate interest. It is a rock museum that has an extensive rock collection with exhibits ranging from the old to the new stone age. Many of the artifacts were important for ancestor’s survival. The museum shows the evolution of stone tools and everything you’ll see came from the nearby North Rhine-Westphalia state.