Goch. The pilgrimage site of Goch is located in the center of the Kleve region, just on the German-Dutch border. The city has a population of 34,000 people and a surface area of 115 square kilometers. Goch presents itself as a modern center with a wide variety of industry and an excellent range of leisure options. Many visitors like to visit, for example, the recreation area “Reichswald”, which consists of 5,000 hectares of woodland. In addition, the Goch-ness swimming pool is also frequently visited.
There is a beautiful city park and the Maria-Magdalena-Kirche can be visited in the old center. The Graefenthal Monastery, where cozy Christmas markets are held, is also worth a visit. Goch is also a pleasant shopping city with terraces and good restaurants.