Ruestersiel is the ideal starting point for your tour through the north of Germany. The famous bathing resorts at the North Sea such as Hooksiel are very close by. There you can also take the ferry to the Islands of the North Sea. The cities Wilhelmshaven, Oldenburg and the famous part East Friesland are just a short drive away.
Let's start with Wilhelmshaven. Known as the german naval port Wilhelmshaven offers also a lot of touristic attractions. Wilhelmshaven is situated at the "Jadebusen", which invites for a walk at the seafront. Wilhelmshaven also offers several shopping possibilities. You can spend realxing days in the swimming bath "Nautimo" or enjoy a day in the aquarium. More information are available at the tourist information office.
You can also go on a little trip to the city Oldenburg which takes you around 40 minutes by train. Oldenburg offers a lot: shopping, comfortable bars, cafés and excellent restaurants, theaters, concerts and exhibitons. A trip to Oldenburg is always worth it. Oldenburg is with 160.000 inhabitants one of the biggest cities in Lower Saxony. More informations are availabe at the tourist information office Oldenburg.
East Friesland is in the western of Ruestersiel. We recommand a trip to the cities Emden, Aurich and Leer which will convice you with its typical charme of East Friesland. Don't be surprised, East Friesland has its own language. Fish and the typical tea are very tasty.