Krefeld Tourism

Krefeld (German pronunciation: [ˈkʁeːfɛlt] ), also known as Crefeld until 1929, is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located northwest of Düsseldorf, its centre lying just a few kilometres to the west of the River Rhine; the borough of Uerdingen is situated directly on the Rhine. Krefeld is accessed by the autobahns A57 (Cologne–Nijmegen) and the A44 (Aachen–Düsseldorf–Dortmund–Kassel). Krefeld is also called the "Velvet and Silk City". Krefeld's residents speak Hochdeutsch, the standard German taught to all people in Germany. However, the native dialect is a Low German variety, sometimes locally called Krefelder Plattdeutsch, Krieewelsch Platt, Plattdeutsch, or sometimes simply Platt. The Uerdingen line isogloss, separating general dialectical areas in Germany and neighbouring Germanic-speaking countries, runs through and is named after Krefeld's Uerdingen district, originally an independent municipality.


If you are looking for travel information of Krefeld in Germany, you've come to the right place. When planning a trip to Krefeld, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Aachen. Aachen, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Aachen Cathedral, Carolus Thermen Bad Aachen, Rathaus Aachen. Tour packages of Krefeld are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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