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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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worth a short drive out if you have some time!

Located in a pleasant park with many nice eateries - the three corner marker itself leaves a bit to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
helenkt313
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Detroit, Michigan
Great views

Spectacular views on a clear day you can see forever in all directions - make the effort, get some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Freda232015
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Geographic point where Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands meet.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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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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"highest point"
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"viewing tower"
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"different countries"
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"hiking trails"
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"high tower"
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"souvenir shop"
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"fun stop"
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"trig point"
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"nice point"
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"lovely hike"
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"their hands"
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"unique experience"
in 3 reviews
"worth a quick stop"
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"nice place to go"
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"two hours"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in a pleasant park with many nice eateries - the three corner marker itself leaves a bit to be desired - but it is cool to "walk" through three countries in a matter of second! They have some pleasant walking lanes and an observation...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spectacular views on a clear day you can see forever in all directions - make the effort, get some exercise and fresh air - your body and eyes will appreciate the effort

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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

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

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Reviewed April 19, 2018

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 April 12, 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 April 5, 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. :)

1  Thank Katlen T
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Reviewed April 4, 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 April 4, 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 March 28, 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 March 4, 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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Georgina R
June 7, 2018|
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Response from Laura M | 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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Carolina R
November 20, 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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May 15, 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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