Leave all of your tech gadgets in the glove box and enjoy a break from the stresses of modern life at Hofgarten.
You'll be able to experience it in Duesseldorf, about 110 miles (177 kilometers) from the capital of the state, Mainz.
Want to spend less time in transit? Plan your stay at one of the 23 accommodations that are within a stone's throw of Hofgarten. The Breidenbacher Hof, a Capella Hotel, Hotel Indigo Düsseldorf - Victoriaplatz and Steigenberger Parkhotel Düsseldorf are some of the choices.
The comfort and service of bargain hotels has risen significantly over the last few decades. If you stay at one nearby, you will be pleased with the experience. For instance, the Gästehaus Grupello is 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer) away, while the Hotel Haus Rheinblick is just 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) away.
Make your friends go green with envy by spending a night or two at one of the upmarket hotels that are not far away. Strongly endorsed are the RED and the InterContinental Düsseldorf, just 0.9 miles (1.4 kilometers) and 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) away, respectively.
If you want a little interlude from exploring Hofgarten, take the short stroll to Ohme Jupp for a strongly brewed cup of coffee. Otherwise, you can sample a wider choice of cuisine at Schlösser Quartier Bohème, which is also close at hand. You can cap off an enjoyable day out by strolling down the road for a couple of drinks at Mauer.
If you're looking for a convenient way to see Hofgarten, all you have to do is hop aboard the metro to Düsseldorf Wehrhahn, 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away.