Duesseldorf is the top 2 metropolitans of the most populated German federal government of North Rhine-Westphalia after Cologne, as well as the top 7 biggest cities in Germany. The city stated in the centre of both the Rhine-Ruhr and the Rhineland Metropolitan Regions with the Cologne Bonn Region to its south and the Ruhr to its north. Duesseldorf also being ranked in the top 6 most liveable city in the world by Mercer's 2012 Quality of Living survey. Duesseldorf also maintains Rhenish Carnival celebrations every year in February to March, the Dusseldorf carnival celebrations being the top 3 most popular in Germany after those held in Cologne and Mainz. The city is also well recognized for its revolutionary influence on electronic/experimental music (Kraftwerk) and its Japanese community. Dusseldorf is made entirely from on alluvium, mud, sand, clay and occasionally gravel. The highest point in Dusseldorf is the top of Sandberg in the distant eastern part of the town (Hubbelrath borough) at 165 metres. The lowest point is at the far northern end in Wittlaer borough where the Schwarzbach enters the Rhine, with an average elevation of 28 metres.
The airport is the main airport for the Rhine-Ruhr city area – the largest city area in Germany and among the biggest city areas of the world. The airport is in Düsseldorf-Lohausen. The biggest nearby business hub is Düsseldorf and Essen with other cities within a 20-kilometre radius are Krefeld, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Duisburg, Neuss, and Wuppertal. It also provides public ground transportation such as trains with two railway stations that is the primary station with 2.5 km from the terminal, and it is served by all other categories of railway, including ICE high-speed trains. A fully automatic suspended monorail called SkyTrain connects this station to the airport parking areas and the passenger terminals and serves as an inter-terminal connection. The S-Bahn station is Dusseldorf Airport Terminal station located below the terminal and it is served by the S11 suburban line, which has its northern terminal. There are many flights available to book from Changi Airport, Singapore to Duesseldorf Airport that can be booked which is from Etihad, Finnair, Emirates, Turkish Airlines, KLM, Swiss International, Cathay, Lufthansa, Air China, and Singapore Airlines.
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The city’s remarkable Christmas markets are during November and December months is the most popular time to visit here. February is the cheapest time to visit the city and is also the month when the huge parade takes place on Carnival Monday, and it's a thrilling celebration of local traditions that can attract many tourists from all around the world to visit here. Best time to visit Dusseldorf is during spring and summer because frequent showers balance the heat and in spring, the temperatures are warm and enjoyable.
Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen – It is the art collection of the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia located in Dusseldorf. There are three different exhibition locations, which are the K20 at Grabbeplatz, the K21 in the Ständehaus, and the Schmela Haus. The Kunstsammlung primary is displaying the art collection and expanding it through new acquisitions. The Education Department tries to make the works held in the Regional Collection available to visitors of all ages.
Schloss Benrath – It is a Baroque-style Maison de Plaisance which means "pleasure palace” in Benrath, which is now a region of Dusseldorf. It was created for the Elector Palatine Charles Theodor and his lovely wife, Countess Palatine Elisabeth Auguste of Sulzbach, by his garden and structure created by Nicolas de Pigage. Schloss Benrath is one of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The main building there is a museum with guided tours and sometimes small music concerts are also performed to entertain the tourists.
Rheinturm – Also well known as Rhine Tower is a 240.5-meter-high concrete radio tower in Dusseldorf, Germany. The tower carries aerials for directional radio, FM and TV transmitters. The tower is 174.5 metres high and houses a revolving restaurant and an observation deck at the height of 170 metres making it as the tallest building in Dusseldorf. The viewing deck is open to the public every day from 10:00 am to 11:30 pm. As a unique attraction to the public, a light sculpture on its shaft works as a clock and surprisingly it is the biggest digital clock in the world.