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Cologne: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

1. Cologne: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

Climb on board a double-decker bus for a tour of all of Cologne's essential spots. Use this hop-on hop-off ticket to get off the bus at any of its 14 stops to see sights like the Cathedral, Zoo, old town, and Chlodwigplatz. Get on the bus and get ready to explore the city. Head up to the top deck, or stay down below as the bus cruises through the streets of Cologne. Listen to informative commentary as the bus tours around the scenic city. Come and go from the bus as you please, with a choice of 14 stops to enter or exit. Explore the city at your leisure without having to plan to a timetable, allowing you to be spontaneous in deciding what to see. Discover the city as you glide past sights like the Cologne Chocolate Museum, the Gürzenich convention center, and the Eigelstein Gate. Encounter the tall Cologne Triangle building, as well as the Odysseum, and Lanxess Arena.

Cologne: 1.5-Hour Comedy Bus Tour

2. Cologne: 1.5-Hour Comedy Bus Tour

Discover a comedy tour through Cologne onboard a moving stand-up stage. Laugh out loud to a showcase that started in Hamburg before conquering the German capital and now bringing joys to Cologne. Giggle your way through a discovery of the city during the comedy show in a modern bus. Listen to endless jokes, stories, and partake in some extraordinary activities make this tour an innovative comedy adventure. Pass by all the major sights of the cathedral city and experience the origins of the jokes you hear. Be treated to various comedians, including Keirut Wenzel, Jessica Sinapi, Dirk Volpert, Marcel Höfs or Klaus Teigel. Uncover an entertaining mix of information and comedy with this tour covers everything from spontaneous humor to historical anecdotes.

Cologne: Nostalgic Tour in German in Vintage Bus

3. Cologne: Nostalgic Tour in German in Vintage Bus

Immerse yourself in Cologne's past and enjoy a nostalgic journey through the city. Experience the 50s and 60s during this exciting journey through time. Board the vintage bus and be welcomed by your guide, who will be wearing a petticoat ‒ the famous fluffy skirt. See the city through the windows of an old Swiss postbus or a vintage bus from 1960 and experience a piece of the vivid past. Discover all aspects of Cologne after the reconstruction. Start near the cathedral, Cologne's landmark. Drive through the Gerlingsquartier, over the ring roads and through the Griechenmarktviertel until you arrive in the Südstadt. Get a glance at the picturesque Old Town before returning to the Komödienstraße close to the cathedral.

Cologne: Bergen-Belsen Memorial Guided Private Tour

4. Cologne: Bergen-Belsen Memorial Guided Private Tour

"Take a tour to Gedenkstaette Bergen-Belsen, a memorial at the site of Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp. Between 1942 and 1945, thousands of people from all over Europe died here. Among others Anna Frank, Dutch Jewish girl who documented tragic fate of Jews during WWII in her unique memories. The memorial and its museum feature photographs and videos of the survivors, as well as written stories. You will be comfortably picked-up from your accomodation place in Cologne. The drive to Bergen-Belsen takes over 3-hours. During that time Private Guide on board will give your the introduction to the tour. This is a unique opportunity to take advantage of a professional and passionate Guide on board. Lunch break will be arranged according to your preferences and taking into account the schedule. During approximately 3,5-hours tour in the Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp you will follow the ""stony path"" and the Professional Guide will show you the documentation centre and the roll calls square. You will hear the story about the ""Star Camp"". As you walk, you will see large silent mounds, which mark mass burial sites. Continuing the walk you will see the original Camp Road, foundation of Barracks and SS Camp location. The Guide will tell you many facts and stories about the history of the Camp, prisoners, everyday life there and how the place was organised and managed. After completing the tour you will be safely driven back to your accomodation place by a professional driver. This will be an opportunity to learn even more from the knowledgeable guide and have answered any questions triggered during the tour. Choose fully guided option to have all time company of Professional 5-Stars Guide, including ""on the road"" Sightseeing with your Guide's narrative. You will be comfortably picked-up and dropped-off at your accommodation place in Cologne. Choose Local Professional Guide option if you prefer to have the Guide just in the Bergen-Belsen Memorial. The Private Professional Guide will meet you there for this engaging and informative 3,5-hours walking tour. You will be comfortable picked-up and dropped-off at your accommodation place."

From Amsterdam: Private Sightseeing Day Trip to Cologne

5. From Amsterdam: Private Sightseeing Day Trip to Cologne

Start the day with pickup from your hotel in Amsterdam or another location of your choosing. Head out of the city towards Cologne, soaking up the array of different landscapes along the way. Arrive in Cologne and begin the adventure with a visit to the city’s popular Chocolate Museum. Afterwards, enjoy the freedom to see the sights and landmarks that interest you most. Highlights of the city include the stunning Cologne Cathedral and the impressive Ludwig Museum. At the end of an action-packed day, say your goodbyes to the city and begin the return journey to Amsterdam.

From Cologne: Private Hoensbroek Castle Tour with Pickup

6. From Cologne: Private Hoensbroek Castle Tour with Pickup

"Almost a stone throw away from Cologne lies the Hoensbroek Castle, one of the largest and most beautiful castles in Holland. Be picked-up at your accommodation in Cologne by comfortable car and follow the adventure. Climb almost 200 feet high fortified medieval lookout tower for the views. Feel shivers run down your spine in the dungeon - 1 cell still exists! You Private Guide will pick you up from your accomodation place and after about 75 minutes of comfortable ride you will arrive at your destination. Hoensbroek Castle altered its shape and style throughout the centuries of its existence, and most of its current shape comes from 17th and 18th centuries. With its towers and water-filled moat it is an impressive sight. We will arrange skip-the-line tickets to save your time and make sure you get the most out of the trip. The Professional Guide will passionately show you around and reveal the history of the place. The interiors are fully equipped - furniture, paintings, sculptures and numerous everyday objects. You will experience what life was like in the castle in the Middle Ages and later - from the perspective of the owners as well as numerous servants. After fully experiencing local attractions the Driver will comfortably take you back to your accomodation place in Cologne. "

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What people are saying about Cologne

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 492 reviews

Tour was great way to see the city of Cologne! Easy to book and use with the App. Or though was hop on and off, we didn't want to get off!

Good sightseeing bus, but not if your getting from the 1st stop the cathedral they leave ever half hour.

Very friendly and informative. This is the best way to get to know everything in Cologne!

The bus drivers were very friendly and helpful. We felt comfortable

The tour was good and interesting, everything was great