Düsseldorf – Exhibitions & Sightseeing

Düsseldorf Architecture
Modern Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf Skyline -  © Andrew Mayovskyy (shutterstock)
Düsseldorf waterway

Holiday Highlights

  • Düsseldorf is a great destination for a city break
  • Attend one of its many exhibitions or trade fairs
  • Combine the two and enjoy an extended stay
  • Easy to get to by plane or train
  • Discover Düsseldorf’s culture, modernity and vibrancy
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The German city of Düsseldorf was named in the top 20 best places to live in 2018. Its modern architecture, art culture and vibrant social scene now rivals many well-known, higher profile cities. It has also gained a reputation for playing host to some of the world’s major international exhibitions and trade fairs, so welcomes both business and leisure travellers on a frequent basis. It is particularly famous for its fashion and trade fairs and plays host to food, leisure, sport, manufacturing and technology exhibitions. The city is well served by its international airport and it has one of the busiest train stations in Germany, with over 1,000 trains passing through the city every day. Those who attend the many business and consumer events at the city’s various exhibition centres have plenty of accommodation options to choose from and can easily combine visits to exhibition events whilst enjoying the city’s fine arts and cultural aspects.

Ffestiniog Travel was asked to arrange travel and accommodation for a customer who wanted to attend the annual Boot Düsseldorf, one of the world's premier boat shows with some 1,600 exhibitors from over 50 countries - considered a benchmark for the international boat and water sports industry. The itinerary below can be adapted for visits to many of Düsseldorf’s exhibitions and fairs and we can arrange sightseeing for extended stays. Click the ‘Request a Quote’ button to arrange your trip to beautiful Düsseldorf.

Itinerary

Day 1 – Fly to Düsseldorf

We arranged for our traveller to take an early evening flight to Düsseldorf from Bristol Airport. Accommodation for three nights was at the 4* InterCityHotel Düsseldorf with breakfast included – centrally located and just a 2-minute walk from the city’s railway station.

Days 2 & 3 – Boot Düsseldorf

We arranged and issued an Admission eTicket for our traveller to attend two days of the Boot Düsseldorf show. The eTicket allowed him to travel to and from the Düsseldorf Trade Fair Centre free of charge on the Rheinbahn and the Rhine-Ruhr Regional Transport Network routes.

Day 4 – Explore Düsseldorf and Fly Home

An evening return flight enabled our traveller to spend the day exploring Düsseldorf before flying home. The attractive city sits on the banks of the River Rhine and boasts over 100 art galleries and 23 museums. It’s residents are chic and fashion-conscious and enjoy drinking beer and good wine in the many bars and restaurants. Everywhere in the city is comparatively within easy reach so accessible on foot.

Selected Hotels

InterCityHotel Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf

Please note - hotels can be subject to change

Price Includes

  • Flights with BMI in Economy class with 23kg hold luggage
  • Three nights’ accommodation in 4* hotel accommodation on bed and breakfast basis
  • Two day eTicket for Boot Düsseldorf
  • Public transportation provided by both hotel and show tickets

Price per person

From £590 per person

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