Rhine River embankmentDüsseldorf , Germany
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Rhine River Embankment
In front of you in the online camera there is the Rhine Embankment, located on the right bank of the river, in the center of the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia capital – the city of Dusseldorf.
The length of the Rhine Embankment in this webcam is 2 kilometers. It passes through three districts of the city: Altstadt, Carlstadt and Unterbilk.
In 1997, the Rhine Embankment, perfectly displayed in a webcam, got an award from the Association of German Architects and won the first place in the “Public Places Designing” category.
As you can see well in online mode, the Rhine embankment, a real masterpiece of architect Niklaus Frici and his colleagues, is a new promenade along the banks of the Rhine and a popular platform for pleasant walks in Düsseldorf.
The city promenade in the online stream camera is the most beautiful river promenade in Germany. The coast with the pedestrian street showed in a web camera gives to Dusseldorf Mediterranean coloring.
Around the embankment there are cafes, restaurants, art galleries and variety shows.
The Rhine promenade, perfectly visible in a live camera, connects the Old Town (Altstad) with the North Rhine-Westphalia federal state parliament buildings, and also covers hiking and cycling paths.
Dusseldorf promenade shown in a webcam adorn 600 plane trees. There is a popular large staircase on the promenade – the most “fashionable place.” From here there is best place to admire the magnificent Rhine, the Oberkassel district, located on the opposite bank, and also watch the ships passing by bank. What a beautiful sunsets are here!
Nearby Rhine promenade in this online broadcast there are interesting architectural and historical sights. For example, a concert hall, city hall, Burgplatz square, where there is also a webcam on the Baltic Live Cam website, 18th-century baroque buildings and residential buildings.
Bridges over the Rhine have a special charm. All of them are real works of art. One of these bridges is just visible online.
In the area of the embankment shown in the webcam, there is a curious city attraction – Düsseldorf Television Tower more than 200 m high. At a short distance there is another interesting building in the form of a piece of ice, this is German advertising agency office, designed by architect Frank Gehry.