Destination Guide: Scherpenseel (North Rhine-Westphalia, Cologne District) in Germany (2023)

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Delve into Scherpenseel

Scherpenseel in Cologne District (North Rhine-Westphalia) is located in Germany about 333 mi (or 536 km) west of Berlin, the country's capital town.

Current time in Scherpenseel is now 04:25 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports close to Scherpenseel, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Geilenkirchen Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Germany is Aachen Cathedral in a distance of 11 mi (or 17 km), South. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 2 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: UEbach-Palenberg, Gangelt, Heinsberg, Aachen and Waldfeucht. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 46 °F

Morning Temperature6°C / 43 °F
Evening Temperature9°C / 48 °F
Night Temperature7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall0%
Air Humidity85%
Air Pressure1029 hPa
Wind SpeedModerate breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from East
Cloud ConditionsOvercast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General ConditionsOvercast clouds

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Saturday, 4th of February 2023

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9°C (48 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Sunday, 5th of February 2023

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7°C (44 °F)
4°C (39 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 6th of February 2023

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5°C (41 °F)
1°C (33 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Brunssummerheide

Address
2,3 mi
Rimburgerweg 52
6445 Heerlen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Fletcher Kasteelhotel Erenstein

Address
3,8 mi
Oud Erensteinerweg 6
6468 PC Kerkrade
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

WinselerHof

Address
4,1 mi
Tunnelweg 99
6372 XH Landgraaf
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Hotel SnowWorld & Conference

Address
4,1 mi
Witte Wereld 1
6372 VG Landgraaf
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Golden Tulip Parkstad Zuid Limburg

Address
5,4 mi
Roda J.C. Ring 59
6466 NH Kerkrade
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Mercator-Hotel

Address
5,4 mi
Burgstr.6
52538 Gangelt
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 15:00 (lunchbreak: 18:00 - 7:00)

Abdij Rolduc

Address
4,1 mi
Heyendallaan, 82
6464EP Kerkrade
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Overste Hof Hotel & Restaurant

Address
3,6 mi
Overstehofweg 14
6372VG Landgraaf
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:30 - 21:00
Weekend: 8:30 - 21:00

City

Address
3,6 mi
Theodor-Heuss-Ring 15
52511 Geilenkirchen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 22:00

Tulip Inn Heerlen City Centre

Address
4,5 mi
Wilhelminaplein 17
6411 KW Heerlen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

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Savage XL 4.6 Übach-Palenberg Backflip

Published: July 31, 2008
Length: 13:34 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: SavageX41crazy

Ein bisschen gesprungen.Kontermuter für Rad verloren.

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Savage Xl 4.6 Backflip Looping

Published: July 31, 2008
Length: 22:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SavageX41crazy

Mal ein bisschen gejumpt.Backflip.

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Geilenkirchen Air Base 15-06-2012 (Arrivals 30 years anniversary NATO base) Part 3/4

Published: June 16, 2012
Length: 43:31 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Vipers810

Geilenkirchen Air Base 15-06-2012 (Arrivals 30 years anniversary NATO base) Part 3/4 0:00 Arrival Hellenic Air Force F-16D 149 1:48 Arrival NATO E-3A AWACS LX-N90456 5:31 Departing TNT ...

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Geilenkirchen Air Base 15-06-2012 (Arrivals 30 years anniversary NATO base) Part 1/4

Published: June 15, 2012
Length: 23:48 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Vipers810

Geilenkirchen Air Base 15-06-2012 (Arrivals 30 years anniversary NATO base) Part 1/4 0:00 Arrival Czech Air Force Casa C-295M 0454 3:22 Arrival Royal Netherlands Air Force Allouette 3 A-292...

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Geilenkirchen Air Base 15-06-2012 (Arrivals 30 years anniversary NATO base) Part 2/4

Published: June 16, 2012
Length: 29:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Vipers810

Geilenkirchen Air Base 15-06-2012 (Arrivals 30 years anniversary NATO base) Part 2/4 0:00 Arrival German Air Force F-4F Phantom 38+24 5:15 Arrival German Air Force Tornado IDS 45+85 10:29...

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Antonov An-225 - Approaching ETNG - GEILENKIRCHEN - Part 1

Published: April 17, 2008
Length: 50:30 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Aviation-Job.EU

Antonov 225 approaching and landing at Geilenkirchen Air Base. AWACS home base - Germany. The worlds biggest aircraft ever built.

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Sat 1 Automagazin www.Rahmen-Automobile.de Eu Neuwagen Geilenkirchen

Published: September 14, 2012
Length: 13:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: RahmenAutomobile

Schnäppchen beim Neuwagenkauf. Das Sat1 Automagazin besucht Rahmen Automobile. www.rahmen-automobile.de.

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Ilyushin Il-76 Take off at Geilenkirchen

Published: August 22, 2008
Length: 33:40 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Caspar Smit

Ilyushin Il-76 take off at Geilenkirchen Air Base at 20-08-2008.

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Antonov An-124 landing in Geilenkirchen (GKE)

Published: February 12, 2007
Length: 38:48 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: deuterid

Antonov An-124-100 Ruslan, Volga-Dnepr Airlines (HeavyLift - Volga-Dnepr)landing on the NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen/Germany (GKE / ETNG).

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Ilyushin Il-76MD landing in Geilenkirchen

Published: February 12, 2007
Length: 28:55 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: deuterid

Ilyushin Il-76MD landing on the NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen/Germany (GKE / ETNG).

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Eygelshoven

Eygelshoven is a small village near the town of Kerkrade in the southeast of the Netherlands, close to the German and Belgian borders. It has two former coal mines, Laura and Julia, which were named after the wives of the two owners. Both pits closed in 1974. Local soccer clubs are also named after the former coal mines. Eygelshoven has a small former church from the sixteenth century, which stands on top of a hill. In 1922, another church was built.

Located at 50.9, 6.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Limburg (Netherlands), Former municipalities of Limburg (Netherlands), Mining communities in the Netherlands, Kerkrade

Ubach over Worms

Ubach over Worms is a former municipality located in the southeast of the Netherlands, in the province of Limburg. In 1982 it was incorporated into the new municipality of Landgraaf along with Schaesberg and Nieuwenhagen. The German name for this part of Landgraaf is "Waubach". It is believed that the latter name derives from Waldbach, which is German for "woodland creek", referring to the local Worm stream. This name is said to have later corrupted into Waubach.

Located at 50.9167, 6.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former municipalities of Limburg (Netherlands)

NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen

NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen (E-3A Component) is located near Geilenkirchen, Germany. It is the Main Operating Base of the NATO E-3A Component, one of two operational elements of the NATO Airborne Early Warning & Control Force.

Located at 50.9608, 6.0425 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
NATO installations in Germany, Airports in Germany

RAF Geilenkirchen

The former Royal Air Force Station Geilenkirchen, more commonly known as RAF Geilenkirchen, was a Royal Air Force military air field in the North Rhine-Westphalia region of Germany, built by the British who used the facility mainly as an airfield for RAF fighter squadrons from May 1953 until 21 January 1968.

Located at 50.9602, 6.04239 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Military units and formations established in 1953, Royal Air Force stations in Germany, Military units and formations disestablished in 1968

Nieuwenhagen

Nieuwenhagen is a former village in the Dutch province of Limburg. It is now a part of the municipality of Landgraaf. Nieuwenhagen was a separate municipality until 1982, when it became a part of Landgraaf.

Located at 50.9, 6.03333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Limburg (Netherlands), Former municipalities of Limburg (Netherlands)

Rimburg

Rimburg is a village in the Dutch province of Limburg. It is located in the municipality of Landgraaf, on the German border. Rimburg was a separate municipality until 1887, when it was merged with Ubach over Worms.

Located at 50.9167, 6.08333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Limburg (Netherlands), Former municipalities of Limburg (Netherlands)

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