The German Königswinter is a city in the Rhein-Sieg district in North Rhine-Westphalia. It is home to 41,050 people and it is situated on the eastern bank of the river Rhine, opposite of Bad Godesberg / Bonn district, at the foot of Siebengebirge Mountains and Petersberg. North of Drachenfels and Petersberg the Rhine Valley widens successively and becomes the Cologne Lowland. Other hills in the environs of Königswinter are Dollendorfer Hardt, Lohrberg, Nonnenstromberg, Stenzelberg, Weilberg and Wolkenburg, the highest being Ölberg with 461 m above sea level. Both tourist and locals enjoy the mild weather, the landscape as well as its proximity to Bonn, Cologne and Koblenz.