Düsseldorf: Guided Tour with a Night Watchman

4.6 / 5

202 Reviews

Düsseldorf: Guided Tour with a Night Watchman

From US$ 15.81 per person

Journey back in time and walk the lively streets of Düsseldorf's Altstadt with a night watchman. Hear interesting facts as your guide leads you by lantern light to landmark attractions.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 1.5 - 2 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
German

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Düsseldorf Altstadt with a night watchman
  • See the romantic streets and buildings illuminated for the night
  • Hear fun tales from history and experience the city from a different perspective
Full description
Experience Düsseldorf from a different perspective as you join a night watchman at the end of the day and take a stroll through the historical Altstadt (Old Town). Venture down the romantic lanes and see the streets and buildings illuminated after dark by the glow of the atmospheric lanterns.  Follow a guide equipped with a hand lantern, horn and halberd, as in days of old, and admire his typical gown and costume. Listen intently to interesting tales and hear juicy details of the customs and everyday life of the olden days. When the watchman cries, ‘Hark, ye folks," it is time to explore!
Includes
  • 1.5 or 2-hour guided tour with a German or English-speaking guide (depending on option selected)

    Select participants and date

    Participants

    Date

    Prepare for the activity

    Meeting point

    Meet your guide outside the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, located at Eiskellerstraße 1.

    Open in Google Maps ⟶
    Important information

    What to bring

    • Internet access

    Not allowed

    • Video recording
    • Cameras

    Know before you go

    • Please note that this tour is completely in German unless you select the private tour option with an English-speaking guide
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.6 / 5

    based on 202 reviews

    Review summary

    • Service
      4.7 / 5
    • Organization
      4.8 / 5
    • Value for money
      4.7 / 5
    • Safety
      4.7 / 5
    Sort by

    Booked as a surprise for my girlfriend, the evening walk with the very entertaining night attendant was absolutely recommendable. We had a lot of fun and learned new things about Düsseldorf and its history. In addition, the night watchman himself has a really pleasant voice that you would like to hear longer. If you still have doubts, do it.

    Read more

    October 13, 2019

    Meine Frau, meine Tochter und ich haben vergangenen Donnerstag diese Stadtführung in Düsseldorf mitgemacht und waren alle sehr begeistert. Das lag vorallem an unserem Nachtwächter (Michael), der sein Wissen mit sehr viel Humor in Verbindung mit schauspielerischen Können an uns vermittelte. Auch seine passende altertümliche Kleidung und die Accessoires, die er mit sich führte, machten die Nachtführung zu einem tollen Erlebnis. Wir empfehlen diese Stadtführung gerne weiter.

    Read more

    August 30, 2020

    Translate

    Michael was a very nice and authentic night watchman with beautiful Düsseldorf stories.

    March 7, 2020

    Organized by

    Product ID: 139046