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Discover the most famous sights of Cologne and immerse yourself in the residents' state of mind on this 1-hour tour. Take a trip through time to over 2,000 years of history in the Cathedral City.
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Duration 60 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Discover the Cathedral City of Cologne and see the sights of the old town
  • Get a taste of the local humor and learn about over 2,000 years of history in Cologne as your hear legends of Tünnes and Schäl
  • Follow the path from the cathedral to the Heumarkt and see the Papstterrasse, Rathaus and Old Market
Full description
Travel back 2,000 years with your guide and explore the history of Cologne. Trace the causes and effects of countless events that shaped the city, not just in its monuments and ruins but its stories and anecdotes passed down for generations.

Hear history and legend about Tünnes and Schäl, the sprites and the popes and presidents. Discover the old town of Cologne from the cathedral to the Heumarkt and hear interesting facts as well as juicy gossip about the city's past.

See the cathedral from the outside, the Papstterrasse with the Petrusbrunnen, the Rathaus, the Old Market with the City Hall and the Kallendrisser. Follow a stretch of the Rhine with the Fish Market and get an insight into the mindset of Cologne's residents with proverbs like "Et kütt wie et kütt" or "What will be will be."
  • Tour of Cologne's old town
  • Educated guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Transfer

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Meeting point

Bahnhofsvorplatz 1, in front of the Deichmannhaus, third light column.

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Important information
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• Children up to 12 may participate for free in the company of an adult
• Please arrive to the meeting point on time
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Product ID: 65734