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City Tour Cologne in a double-decker bus

City Tour Cologne in a double-decker bus

star-4
7
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$21.42
From
$21.42
With us you can easily explore the city in 90 minutes. With our HopOn-HopOff ticket, you can get off at various stops and get to know the city better as you wish. You can then get on again at a later point in time and continue the journey. If the weather is nice, experience the ride in the large red convertible.
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* A traveler said: "The City Tour Cologne was awesome. It was very informative and thorough. The history and building architecture make the trip well worth it. I would use City Tours again. You won't be disapointed."


Cologne City Tour Experience cathedral city on the Rhine

Cologne City Tour Experience cathedral city on the Rhine

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115
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$30.93
Price varies by group size
From
$30.93
Price varies by group size
Awarded: Best of the Best 2021 TripAdvisor DISCOVER UNKNOWN DETAILS OF COLOGNE + surprise gift! THE TOP EXPERIENCE: Welcome to your exciting journey through time through over 2000 years of city history, from the founding of the Roman city to today's Cologne. On this multi-award-winning experience, discover not only the obvious, but also the more hidden and therefore less well-known sights of the internationally known Rhine metropolis for visitors to Cologne ... "Unknown Details": Experience has shown that numerous tour visitors - even and especially people from Cologne - have got to know numerous new, previously unknown, fascinating backgrounds, places and details of Cologne during our tours ... Get to know the popular, cosmopolitan cathedral city with us know another way by discovering surprising and unexpected details that only a few people know about on this walking tour.
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* A traveler said: "Sascha is a great guide. Very informative, interesting details and funny stories as well. Definitely recommended"


Rhine River Evening Panorama Cruise in Cologne

Rhine River Evening Panorama Cruise in Cologne

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19
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$21.42
From
$21.42
Experience Cologne’s magical nighttime landscape from the water on this evening Rhine River cruise. Dine and drink à la carte from the onboard restaurant against the backdrop of illuminated landmarks like the famous Cologne Cathedral. With comfortable amenities and unparalleled views of riverside landmarks, it’s a memorable way to spend an evening in Germany’s fourth-largest city.
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* A traveler said: "Great evening cruise, definitely need to get to the boat early to get prime seating on the rooftop deck."


Skip the Line: The Chocolate Museum Cologne Entrance Ticket

Skip the Line: The Chocolate Museum Cologne Entrance Ticket

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171
  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$14.87
From
$14.87
Guarantee your entry to Schokoladenmuseum (Chocolate Museum), one of Cologne’s top attractions, by booking your admission ticket in advance. A must-visit for all lovers of sweet treats, the Schokoladenmuseum takes you on a journey through the history of chocolate and promises to indulge your sweet tooth with hand-crafted chocolate. Purchasing your ticket before arrival means you’ll skip lines that are often in excess of one hour.
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* A traveler said: "Good Place to visit but you only need about 1&1/2 hrs . The chocolate making area is very intriguing"


Small-Group Bike Tour of Cologne with Guide

Small-Group Bike Tour of Cologne with Guide

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144
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$41.37
From
$41.37
With its scenic waterfront, grand bridges, and UNESCO-listed Cathedral, Cologne offers an atmospheric backdrop for a cycling tour. This bike tour ensures that you maximize your time, exploring much further than a walking tour. The circuit takes in landmarks such as Cologne Cathedral, Hohenzollern Bridge, and the Rhine River, including plenty of photo stops along the way.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide was very good. Our group was small (only 4 guests). We saw a lot and learned a lot. If raining, bring an umbrella. It helps protect you from the rain during the stops where your guide tells you about the city."


Guided Brewery Walking Tour in Cologne

Guided Brewery Walking Tour in Cologne

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93
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$22.61
From
$22.61
Visitors unfamiliar with Cologne’s unusual brewhouse etiquette may find themselves confused by the system. On this brewhouse tour, find out how the ordering process works and—crucially—how to indicate you’ve had your fill. Visit four traditional brewhouses with a guide, savoring a glass of kölsch—Cologne’s signature beer style—at each.
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* A traveler said: "A great tour giving you an insight to German beer and drinking culture, we visited places we would never have gone to without the tour, very informative and had a great time, a definite must !"


Cologne night tour

Cologne night tour "Torch tour alternative night watchman"

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8
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$33.91
Price varies by group size
From
$33.91
Price varies by group size
UNIQUE NIGHT GUIDED TOUR IN COLOGNE: THE IDEAL MIX OF ENTERTAINMENT & KNOWLEDGE Your special night experience on the weekend! You can expect an atmospheric and really extraordinary nightly torch tour with the legendary Till of Cologne: When the sun goes down and sinks in the Rhine, the nocturnal Cologne awakens to new life and shows its other side for the guests of the TILL NIGHT GUIDANCE. In the magic of the night, reinforced by the moonshine, sometimes forgotten history and people come to life. The legendary TILL takes you on nocturnal paths through winding streets and hidden corners of the city. You wander with him through past centuries from Colonia to Kölle back to today's Cologne. TILL will illuminate your path with his torch, so you can see hidden and undiscovered even in the dark.
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* A traveler said: "Sascha was an excellent guide for our small group. He switched easily between German and English, so we didn't miss an explanation or detail. His stories were full of details, anecdotes, funny bits, and he was excited and happy the whole time, which cheered us all. I'd highly recommend doing this tour with him. You spend 2hrs walking around the cathedral and old town and you learn a lot while being entertained."


Segway Classic Tour (3h)

Segway Classic Tour (3h)

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211
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$93.99
From
$93.99
Segway Tour Cologne is located in the heart of the city and is easily accessible with public transportation. When you visit Cologne for the first time, this is the ideal tour for you. On this 3-hour tour, you will discover the most famous sights of the city. You'll see attractions like the Cathedral, Fragrance Museum, Hohenzollern Bridge and Rheinauhafen. Besides having fun driving the Segway, your guide will give you an explanation about the history of this exciting city. Numbers are limited to 8 on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide. • 3-hour Segway Tour to Cologne's most famous sights • Your expert guide wants to give explanations at each stop • We only use original Segway PT • Learn about the history of the city • Have fun driving the Segway through Cologne's vibrant streets • Small-group format ensures a personalized experience
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* A traveler said: "The tour guide was very helpful and knows a lot. Three hours of action and very funny moments. Thanks for the spectacular Moment!"


Skip the Line: Hard Rock Cafe Cologne Including Meal

Skip the Line: Hard Rock Cafe Cologne Including Meal

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13
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$25.12
From
$25.12
Enjoy a 2- or 3-course meal with a little rock’n’roll heritage on the side on this 2-hour skip-the-line Hard Rock Cafe visit in Cologne. Head to the famous Hard Rock Cafe in the heart of Cologne and beat the queues with your skip-the-line entry ticket to head straight inside. Take a seat and admire music memorabilia including Elvis Presley’s sunglasses, Kiss’ bass guitars and Hendrix's vest. Enjoy classic dishes such as honey-mustard chicken sandwich or hickory-smoked bbq ribs with a drink. Upgrade your ticket to choose from the 3-course menu.
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* A traveler said: "Highly recommend - no queueing, fabulous service, delicious food and of course great music! Loved it :"


Old Town Private Brewhouse Tour
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Old Town Private Brewhouse Tour

star-5
2
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$183.05
per group
From
$183.05
per group
With our passion for Cologne and its local beer specialty Kölsch, we want to take you on a journey to our favorite brewhouses in town. Become part of the Crew and try different Kölsch brands and learn why we love Kölsch so much! We spontaneously adapt every single tour to the group, so we can truly say: Our Cologne - Your tour! On our brewhouse tour in Cologne's old town, our guides will bring you to four traditional brewhouses. In each brewhouse you have the possibility to try their unique Kölsch and our entertaining guide will tell you everything you need to know about Kölsch, Cologne and the local mentality.
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City Tour Aachen in a double-decker bus

City Tour Aachen in a double-decker bus

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3
  • 2 hours 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$17.85
From
$17.85
Sit back and enjoy the highlights of Aachen. The approximately 2-hour journey takes you around Aachen to the three-country point, where you join switch between Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands in just a few steps. Hop-on / hop-off allows you to get off at any stop and discover your favorite places in peace, be it the Carolus Thermen, the Stadtgarten, the Lousberg, the listed university clinic or the Lindt chocolate factory. During the tour you will hear loudspeakers about the sights and the history of the imperial spa town.
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Cologne Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

Cologne Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

star-4.5
14
  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$36.61
Price varies by group size
From
$36.61
Price varies by group size
Trade a traditional guided tour of Cologne for a personalized walking tour based on a new travel concept. Meeting up with a Lokafyer guide is like having a friend to show you around Cologne, from the coolest neighborhoods to the places locals actually eat. Since you’ll connect with the guide to talk or chat before the tour, you can customize the experience to your preferences and interests.
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* A traveler said: "Loved learning about the history- wished we had done the tour earlier so we understood where we were walking around"


Aachen Private Walking Tour

Aachen Private Walking Tour

  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$207.02
per group
From
$207.02
per group
Welcome to amazing Aachen, a place that should definitely be on every traveller's must-see list! We invite you to spend a couple of intense hours strolling through downtown and you will understand exactly why Charlemagne made this city the Capital of his European Empire and also why the stunning Dom became Germany’s first Unesco World Heritage Site. Travel back in time in this spa-town, the place where the German Kings were crowned, packed with historic sites that remind of the glorious days. Visit the impressive cathedral, the well preserved medieval buildings, city gates and beautiful fountains. Enjoy this fascinating city with its rich history in a tour that covers all the major highlights of the Charlemagne's legacy. You will see: * Aachener Dom * Cathedral Treasury * Town Hall * Center Charlemagne Museum * The Puppet Fountain
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Private Airport Transfer: Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) to Bonn

Private Airport Transfer: Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) to Bonn

  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$54.79
Price varies by group size
From
$54.79
Price varies by group size
Book here your safe and reliable Private Airport Transfer from Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) to your hotel or destination within the Bonn city area. Our service operates across 150+ countries and 1500+ airports with an excellent customer satisfaction rating of 9/10 based on 35k+ reviews. - Fixed price with no hidden costs after booking. - Modern cars only. - Certified professional drivers. - Meet&Greet Service: We welcome you at the airport arrivals hall holding a board with your name. - 24/7 Customer Support (English, German, Spanish, French, Dutch and Portuguese). - Your flight is delayed? We wait for you up to 90min with no extra charge!
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Private Cologne Ghost Tour: Haunted City Center Exploration Game

Private Cologne Ghost Tour: Haunted City Center Exploration Game

star-3.5
9
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$5.94
Price varies by group size
From
$5.94
Price varies by group size
Embark on a quest around Cologne by solving clues that will take you to the most haunted places in the city, all with the help of your smartphone. Unlock new stories as you discover on your own Cologne Cathedral, Domplatte, the historic Old Town, and more. + Discover the most haunted streets, villas, and squares in the city + Find out the horror stories of the people who used to live there + Solve clues on your phone while you visit the haunted Cologne You are invited to discover the captive souls, the spirits and the mysterious skeletons of Cologne with an interactive city exploration app. Each clue will lead you from one place to another, giving you exact directions, so you won’t need a map, a GPS or a guide. When you solve it and guess the answer, the secret story of that place is unlocked. Along the way, you’ll find horror stories that will give you the chills. Dare you go on this tour?
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English guided tour (other languages offered)

English guided tour (other languages offered)

star-4
38
  • 45 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
From
$6.87
From
$6.87
Learn how Eau de Cologne was first produced 300 years ago, by visiting Farina Fragrance Museum in Cologne. You'll avoid long lines by having a pre-booked ticket, and going on a guided tour will help make the most of your visit. Smell different fragrances, see the original arched cellar, learn about perfume production, and see rare historic items. A magnificent tour that helps you step back in time, and understand true craftsmanship.
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* A traveler said: "I had no idea of the history of Eau de Cologne and the links to the city. It was not only an insightful tour, but as a perfume lover it was wonderful to have the chance to learn the different notes etc in the process."


Sancta Colonia: Through the Heart of Cologne Walking Audio Tour by VoiceMap
Avoid the rigid schedules of traditional walking tours and explore Cologne at your own pace with this self-guided audio tour. Narrated by Marcel Krüger, the tour takes you past major city sights, such as the Cologne Cathedral and Museum Ludwig, and offers insight into the city’s history and culture.
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Discover Cologne's LGBT Nightlife with a Local

Discover Cologne's LGBT Nightlife with a Local

  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$59.80
From
$59.80
This Experience is provided by a private local. Cologne is known for being a no-judgment city and a city that is and always will be open to people from all walks of life. In Cologne you can find an unbelievably strong LGBT community with dedicated Clubs, Bars and so much more! Join an LBGT-friendly local to discover the best hangout spots to meet like-minded people and enjoy a memorable night out at some of Cologne's most prominent LGBT bars and clubs. While going from bar to bar you will get a better image and understanding of the LGBT community and get to ask all your questions! Come with me to discover another facette of Cologne full of colours and history!
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Best of Cologne with a private guide

Best of Cologne with a private guide

star-5
4
  • 4 hours
From
$408.98
per group
From
$408.98
per group
Birthplace of Eau de Cologne, Cologne is a wonderful medieval city composed of several World Heritage Sites like the Cologne Cathedral and Brühl Castle. This tour covers all Cologne's great architectures, but also its history by visiting the Fragrance Museum, and the Chocolate Museum. It will be a wonder for your sense of smell, taste, and sight. Tour timings are flexible and can be amended depending on availability.
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* A traveler said: "Aylin was a delightful guide for us in Cologne. We were able to see all the sights we wanted and even got to climb the south tower of the Cathedral. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour and her company!"


Excursion to Düsseldorf

Excursion to Düsseldorf

  • 4 to 5 hours
From
$864.89
per group
From
$864.89
per group
Make the most of your time in Germany—and see the best of Düsseldorf in just half a day—on this private tour from Cologne. Pick between multiple departure times, and head north to Düsseldorf (transit own expense). Upon arrival, explore the city’s key attractions with your guide. Admire the Old Town Hall, visit the Castle Tower (the only remaining part of the city’s historical castle), see the Arts Academy, and more.
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Cologne: 1-Hour Sightseeing Flight

Cologne: 1-Hour Sightseeing Flight

  • 1 hour
  • Taking safety measures
From
$184.42
From
$184.42
Board a private plane and share your pilot’s passion for flying while you soar above the sights of Cologne (Köln). Seeing the city from the air is an unforgettable way to learn about the landscape, with informative commentary provided by the pilot. You’ll have stunning views of UNESCO-listed Kölner Dom (Cologne Cathedral) and beyond to the Rur Reservoir.
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Brewery Tour Cologne (inc. 3 beer)

Brewery Tour Cologne (inc. 3 beer)

star-2.5
3
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$27.96
From
$27.96
Let us welcome you to the beautiful and historical central Cologne with one of our renowned public brewery tours. Our young and energetic guides are experienced english speaking professionals who will happily take you on a trip through the citie's most famous breweries. You will not only learn a little bit about the breweries and the local brewing culture, but most importantly taste the result of hundreds of years of brewing experience. Enjoy the warm and traditional atmosphere as we shine a light on Cologne's weirdest, most interesting and hilarious facts and legends. We cover some of the most traditional breweries Cologne has to offer such as the 700-year-old Brauhaus Sion, as well as younger breweries such as Cologne's largest: Früh am Dom. The two-hour tour begins 150m in front of the cathedrals grand entrance by the Kreuzblume monument. Our guides are easily spotted equipped with black backpacks bearing our logo and a signature red nametag. They will gather all the participants before starting the tour giving you an opportunity to meet the rest of the beer lovers and make some friends as well as ensuring that nobody gets left behind. After a couple of fun facts about the cathedral and the Kreuzblume we start our thirst-quenching journey to 3 different breweries where we invite you to a beer on the house so that you can find the Kölsch that best suits you. Here at the Kölner Kompass, we give our tour guides the freedom to choose which breweries to take you to. This allows them to make decisions based on the group dynamic ensuring that everyone is entertained and satisfied. No matter whether you’re there with your friends, families, coworkers, sports team or even by yourself, our public brewery tours will satisfy each and every one of you.
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Cologne Walking tour of Old Town

Cologne Walking tour of Old Town

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1
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$191.52
per group
From
$191.52
per group
Cologne is one of Germany’s biggest cities, which can make it daunting for a first-time visitor to navigate around. Avoid the hassle of getting lost by going on this guided walking tour of the Old Town. It’s a great way to get your bearings, and to learn about the city’s history too. See Cologne Cathedral, the Town Hall, Great St. Martin’s Church, the Old Market Place, and more.
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Self-guided Discovery Walk in Cologne: Highlights & Hidden Gems

Self-guided Discovery Walk in Cologne: Highlights & Hidden Gems

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4
  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$38.07
per group
From
$38.07
per group
Discover the popular attractions of Cologne as well as its hidden secrets on this interactive city discovery game. You won’t have to learn how to use new devices, as the game can be accessed from your smartphone. It can also be used on multiple devices at once, so you won’t have a problem if your battery dies. Solve 15 clues and discover Cologne’s old town gems while you're playing. It’s a great way to go sightseeing and have fun at the same time.
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