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“Dreilaendereck Nice view of Rhine River”
Review of Dreilaendereck

Dreilaendereck
Holtsville, New York
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Dreilaendereck Nice view of Rhine River”
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Nice view of Rhine River where Germany, France and Switzerland meet. In an industrial area . Interesting site to say you visited 3 countries . Some river cruise ships leave from here.

Visited July 2013
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Switzerland
Level 6 Contributor
171 reviews
86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
“Three lands”
Reviewed 2 March 2013

A place that you need to visit just to say you have stood in three lands at one time. Really simple and basic with no frills but fun to visit with friends and get a snap.

Visited October 2012
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Boston, Massachusetts
Level 5 Contributor
42 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Nice spot to walk to”
Reviewed 30 March 2012

This is a monument that shows where the borders of Switzerland, France, and Germany meet. The monument itself isn't a huge deal, but the walk there from the city center is a really nice walk through the Port of Basel and it's surrounding areas, and going here on a nice day would be totally worth your while. The monument is surrounded by a raised flower bed, so there is no way to wrap your arms or legs around the base and be in all three countries at once, unfortunately. I would recommend this not because it's an extraordinary sight or something mind-blowing, but because the walk there is so great, and even though the monument isn't visually striking, the concept of it is pretty cool. If you're looking for a walk along the Rhine with beautiful scenery and something interesting at the end, I'd say go see the Dreiländereck.

Visited April 2011
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Basel, Switzerland
Level 6 Contributor
126 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Don't bother”
Reviewed 8 November 2011

Unless you're utterly captivated by the idea of taking a photo of a metal sculpture pointing out an industrial corner of the world where Switzerland, Germany, and France meet -- skip it.

Visited June 2011
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Wickenburg, Arizona
Level 6 Contributor
805 reviews
448 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 654 helpful votes
“Nice spot by the river - nothing else”
Reviewed 19 October 2011

Located down by the city’s river port basins and adjacent to the river proper, this tri-country corner is mainly worth visiting in summer for a pleasant atmosphere by the riverside. You can watch the barges and pleasure craft sail past or board a river cruise vessel there – apart from that, there’s nothing to do except take a picture of the tri-country monument. There’s a restaurant there, but it’s overpriced and nothing special.

Visited October 2011
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