Destination guide

Artsy Wuppertal will entice you

Take a vacation to Wuppertal and enjoy the area's theater scene, museums and opera. This city's parks, zoo and university setting draw many visitors. Benrath Palace and Museum Kunstpalast are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Wuppertal

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Wuppertal a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wuppertal Zoo (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Eschbach Dam (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Seilbahn Burg (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Golf Club Grevenmuehle (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Hosel Golfclub (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Dusseldorfer Golfclub (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wuppertal

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Wuppertal is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Botanischer Garten (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Burgholz Arboretum (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Muengsten Bridge Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Eschbach Dam (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Baldeneysee (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Seaside Beach Baldeney (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Wuppertal

The nearest airport is in Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), located 16.1 mi (26 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn), which is 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Wuppertal Central Station, Wuppertal-Barmen Station and Wuppertal-Oberbarmen Station are the main stations in the area. You can get around Wuppertal by jumping on the metro at Hauptbahnhof Station, Ohligsmuehle Station or Kluse Station.

Where to stay around Wuppertal?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 270 vacation rentals near Wuppertal. From 19 Houses to 233 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Wuppertal for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Wuppertal?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Wuppertal:

  • Elberfeld: 25 vacation rentals
  • Elberfeld-Mitte: 16 vacation rentals
  • Altstadt: 50 vacation rentals
  • Düsseldorf-Eller: 31 vacation rentals
  • Rodenkirchen District: 31 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Wuppertal?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Wuppertal. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Wuppertal (UWP-Wuppertal Train Station): 583 vacation rentals
  • Von der Heydt-Museum: 581 vacation rentals
  • Wuppertal Ronsdorf S-Bahn: 531 vacation rentals
  • Wuppertal Dance Theater: 536 vacation rentals
  • Wuppertal Zoo: 616 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wuppertal listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Wuppertal?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 19 Houses in Wuppertal. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wuppertal include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 233 rentals available
  • Country houses: 4 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wuppertal?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Wuppertal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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