Outdoor Activities in Gelsenkirchen

Outdoor activities in Gelsenkirchen are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Gelsenkirchen comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Gelsenkirchen and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Gelsenkirchen has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Gelsenkirchen.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Gelsenkirchen:

  1. #1 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Gelsenkirchen
    - Used in 52 itineraries
    Schloss Horst.

    Tags: Landmark, Castle

    Address: Turfstraße 21, 45899 Gelsenkirchen, Germany

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Castle Horst is a flawless architectural beauty which has a historical significance. It has got two immensely large historical halls which add beauty to the castle. The restaurant on the terrace is a ...Read more

  2. #2 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Gelsenkirchen
    - Used in 68 itineraries
    Ruhr Zoo Gelsenkirchen

    Tags: Outdoors, Zoo

    Address: Bleckstraße 64, 45889 Gelsenkirchen, Germany

    Witness the exquisite animal kingdom in a style that has not been portrayed earlier at the Ruhr Zoo in Germany. One of the most outstanding zoological parks in the country, this place prides itself in...Read more

  3. #3 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Gelsenkirchen
    - Used in 40 itineraries
    Schloss Berge Image
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    Address: Adenauerallee 103

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    Stephanie Gilmour

    Great hotel. Lovely friendly staff. Food in the restaurant was superb for dinner. Grounds are beautiful - just had a lovely long breakfast on the terrace watching the ducks, geese and rabbits wander t...

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  4. #4 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Gelsenkirchen
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    Skulpurenwald Image
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    Address: Virchowstraße 100, 45886 Gelsenkirchen, Germany

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    Beate Schulte

    "Hier, am südlichsten Punkt der Stadt Gelsenkirchen, in Ückendorf, warten zwei Halden, von denen eine zu den schönsten im Ruhrgebiet zu zählen ist, ein Industrie- und Skulpturenwald, eine ominöse...

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  5. #5 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Gelsenkirchen
    - Used in 18 itineraries
    Herkules Auf Dem Nordsternturm Image
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    Address: Nordsternstraße 1, 45899 Gelsenkirchen, Germany

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    Günter W

    Watt soll datt?

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  6. #6 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Gelsenkirchen
    - Used in 47 itineraries
    Veltins Arena Image
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    Tags: Stadium

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
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    John Jaebeom Shin

    Not the largest football arena in the world of course, but propabbly one of the most convent. With self checking in ticket system, you don't have to wait in a que for years. With the top up card you c...

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  7. #7 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Gelsenkirchen
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    Tags: Amusement Park, Zoo

    Address: Bleckstraße 64, 45889 Gelsenkirchen, Germany

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:30 pm Details
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    Chris Palmer

    Great place to spend the day. Plenty of places to eat. Animals were really well looked after. By the end of the day we had walked 5km! Highly recommended.

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  8. #8 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Gelsenkirchen
    - Used in 24 itineraries
    Nordstern Park Image
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    Tags: Park

    Address: Am Bugapark 1, 45899 Gelsenkirchen, Germany

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    Appearia

    A great place to go for walks. The play area looks awesome, too. Can be a bit busy at certain times.

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  9. #9 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Gelsenkirchen
    - Used in 66 itineraries
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    Tags: Amusement Park, Zoo

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Haniah Mala

    Super !

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