Guided tour

Cologne: Old Town Historical Walking Tour with GEO Epoche

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4 reviews

Activity provider: Eat the World GmbH

Cologne: Old Town Historical Walking Tour with GEO Epoche

Activity provider: Eat the World GmbH

From US$ 26.02 per person

Watch history come alive as you visit original buildings from Colognes's old city while guided by a local expert. Take a relaxing walk and see Fischmarkt, Schmitzsäule, Glockengasse, and other sites.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Embark with us on an exciting journey of discovery into the city's past
  • Let our tour guide amaze you with his well-founded historical knowledge
  • Walk through the ancient streets of Cologne and stop at various landmarks
  • Enjoy surprising facts and discover fascinating anecdotes about each site
  • Visit places like the Fischmarkt, Schmitzsäule, St. Kolumba, and the cathedral
Full description

See how Cologne has changed over the centuries on an insightful walk with an expert guide. Visit ancient buildings and compare their facades with pictures from the past while hearing stories of the famous personalities that interacted with them in their prime. Discover the fascinating city center by learning interesting facts about the squares, monuments, and buildings you see. Stop at iconic sites like the Fischmarkt, Schmitzsäule, St. Kolumba, Glockengasse, and the cathedral as you make your way through the lovely streets.

Acquire a whole new perspective of the city of Cologne and have a glimpse into the lives of those who populated it way back in the day.

  • Tour guide with in-depth historical knowledge
  • Brochure with illustrative pictures from the past
  • Tips for tour guide
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Your tour guide will be waiting for you at Heumarkt, at the back of the "Reiterstandbild".

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Reusable water bottle

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • The tour takes place rain or shine
  • This activity involves some leisure walking. Please be sure you're physically capable of this
Customer reviews

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4.5 /5

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Very interesting tour with detailed stories of Cologne's long history, told by Uwe Schwarzkamp, our friendly and highly informative guide.

August 10, 2022

Vielen Dank für die interessante Tour!

October 6, 2022


Product ID: 415029