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3 Countries with 3 steps....unique

Where else can you travel 3 countries (Netherlands, Belgium, Germany) by only making 3 steps... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Cruisenele
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Aachen, Germany
An easy 3sum

What a delight it was to see three countries from just one place! Ok, so the views are great... if... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
BjAlbertros77
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London, United Kingdom
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Geographic point where Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands meet.
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Aachen Vaals | Viergrenzenweg 97, 6291 BM Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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+31 43 306 5200
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed December 15, 2014

A must for those who enjoy the innocent pleasure of jumping from one country to another until tire. Not over commercialised; just a few cafes and a tower with spectacular views. Ample car parking. Great fun for all ages.

11  Thank GrandadBarFly
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Reviewed July 25, 2012

Now that borders have gone, what sense does the place make ? There is very little to see. Yet many people visit this place, turning it into extremely overcrowded. Restaurants can't handle it and offer terrible service. There is so much nature at a little...More

7  Thank Caspar v
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the effort for people into quirky borders like me. It's also the highest point of The Netherlands. A couple of cafes and restaurants and play areas for kids and it would be a great place to spend a day.

Thank Jarran H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a neat scenic area, that allows you to say that you stood in 3 countries at one time. There is a great playground for children, labyrinth, gift shop, restaurants, seasonal food stands (with beer, poffjertes, ice cream, etc.) and many hiking trails. We...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Where else can you travel 3 countries (Netherlands, Belgium, Germany) by only making 3 steps? Beautiful views of the surroundings

Thank Cruisenele
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Coming from Australia it is hard to get to multiple countries. Here you can be in 3 countries at the one time. We came here as part of a geocaching adventure and were pleased that we did. In addition to being the border of 3...More

Thank CorvettePete
Reviewed October 2, 2018

There are at least two towers in this region. We chose the Dutch tower and enjoyed the views in all directions after having taken the lift to (nearly) the top. There is also a nice restaurant (that we did'nt try). Be careful when buying tokens...More

1  Thank Hesperange
Reviewed September 27, 2018

The journey towards this spot itself is beautiful. The location and view is magnificent. It is a photographer's delight. Some photos taken are really memorable and for keepsake.

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Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

What a delight it was to see three countries from just one place! Ok, so the views are great... if you aren’t expecting summer and experiencing a wet winter day. Damp and despondent describes me but I’m sure on a nice day it’s a lovely...More

Thank BjAlbertros77
Reviewed September 19, 2018

The tree country border is definitely worth a visit, especially in the summer or autumn. From Kaufland on Vaalser Straße it's about a 45 min - 1 hour of rather slow walk in the nature. There's also and educational path in the forest leading to...More

Thank Magda S
Reviewed September 19, 2018

A really interesting highlight of our trip. Once there, it's not too spectacular. There's a fee-based tower you can climb to take in the panorama if you want. We declined. Each of the 3 countries has a café/restaurant, souvenir shop, etc. From the German side...More

Thank Joe T
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Three country border - Germany, Belgium and Netherlands. Parking is in the forest on the road to the Vista point. We parked free at the first restaurant and walked to the Point. It's €4 per person to climb the tower at the end. Not for...More

Thank EllieBeag
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Neel S
October 19, 2018|
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Response from antoryno | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a car park on top. I am not sure about satnav
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Gill M
July 23, 2018|
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Response from karan06011955 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, This attraction is open all year around. But summer months are better as you could have an aerial view of the countries from atop the tower. There's no cordon or so to enter to the three country meeting point and... More
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GeorginaR231
June 7, 2018|
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Response from T9499IJlauram | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the time, but I think it depends rather on weather. We went there twice within the two weeks and it was closed on a rainy day.
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