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DISCOVER UNKNOWN DETAILS OF COLOGNE
Welcome to an interesting and exciting journey through 2000 years of city history - from the Roman city foundation (CCAA) Colonia to "Kölle" to today's Cologne. Discover on this special Cologne CITY TOUR not only the already obvious, but especially for visitors Cologne rather hidden and thus less known attractions of the internationally famous Rhine metropolis.
"Unknown details": Experience has shown that many tour visitors - even if they live and / or work in and around Cologne - have come to know many new, previously unknown, fascinating backgrounds, places and details of Cologne on our tours ... Learn the The popular, cosmopolitan city of the cathedral can be known to us in a different way by discovering surprising and unexpected details that are only really known to a few people at the KÖLN-CITY TOUR.
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.
Düsseldorf is famous for its Altbier, a beer variety produced only in the Lower Rhine region of Germany. Experience the different varieties of Albier on a walking tour that hits four of the city’s most popular microbreweries. In addition to navigating, your guide provides inside tips and recommendations for the rest of your trip. All beer tastings are included.
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.
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.
Revel in the beauty and history of one of Europe's great waterways with this hop-on/hop-off cruise pass on the romantic Rhine River. Admire passing scenery like legendary Loreley Rock and imposing castles while sipping a coffee or beer on deck, and customize your itinerary with 19 different stops at tiny medieval towns and bigger cities along the way. The pass is valid all day on the UNESCO-listed Middle Rhine from Cologne to Linz and Koblenz to Mainz.
Discover one of the Rhine’s grandest fortresses—and enjoy a seamless way to explore—on this private tour of the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. Pick from multiple daily tour times and meet your guide at the landmark, part of the Upper Middle Rhine Valley UNESCO World Heritage Site. Get up close and personal with its highlights, learn all about its history, and enjoy panoramic views overlooking Koblenz below.
Meetingpoint: in front of the Hilton Hotel in Rheinstrasse or Meeting Point at hotel possible if central, without extra charge
End location: Any central point in the city
You will learn about:
• History of the city
• The rich ecclesiastic tradition
• Napoleon’s occupation
• History of Mainz Carnival
• Johannes Gutenberg
• The roman „Moguntiacum“
• Archbishop of Mainz
You will see:
• Electoral Castle
• Town Hall
• Old Town
• Iron Tower
• Holy Spirit Hospital
• Palace of the Holy Roman Emperor now Gutenberg Museum
• Market Square
• St. Martin’s Cathedral
• Gutenberg Square
• Mainz State Theatre
• Carnival Fountain
• Kirschgarten Square
-A focus on the History of City.
-Learn about the Roman Era.
-Get to see the Highlights from Old town, City Centre along with visits to other prominent spots.
-Private Guided tour with possibility to Customize tour
-Tour timings are flexible and can be amended depending on availability
This ancient city in Germany has a lot to tell about to its visitors. We first start our tour in discovering the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress which is located on the eastern bank of the Rhine at Koblenz. It is the northernmost point of the UNESCO World Heritage Site “Upper Middle Rhine Valley”.
Situated 118 high above the Rhine it is accessible by cab cars from the town. Also, discover the old town and many narrow and romantic streets and numerous small squares. Cover the famous and renowned places of the old town and take home the experience of a unique adventure.
Known for its wealth of history and riverside beauty, scenic Koblenz has much to offer—and this private walking tour serves as the perfect introduction to its highlights. Pick from multiple daily tour times, and meet your guide in the city center. You’ll explore Münzplatz Square, will admire two historical churches (the Liebfrauenkirche and Basilica of St. Castor), will soak up the atmosphere of the Old Town, and more.
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.
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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.
Discover Cologne playfully, with a scavenger hunt!
You can expect a modern city rally, where you come across tricky puzzles and interesting information about Cologne's history. Feel like Sherlock Holmes and reveal the secrets of the city. Playfully gain new insights and have fun.
On the approx. 2.5km long route you will learn interesting facts and myths, meet women who have shaped the development of Cologne, get to know the attractive places of the Rhine metropolis.
Immediately after the start you dive into a world full of hidden clues and enigmatic pictures. At the end of each task, exciting information about the respective sights awaits you.
⭐ HIGH lights
»Independence of tourist guides and groups
»Only a smartphone with internet connection needed
»Suitable for individuals and groups
»Playful mediation of interesting contents
»Informative, exciting, amusing
»Already from 6 Euro per person
An interactive city discovery experience across Düsseldorf’s Kaiserswerth. You’ll solve riddles via a web app in your phone’s browser. All the information you need for your adventure is in your email from Secret City Trails. This is a self-guided tour, we do not meet you at the start location and you can enjoy your discoveries at your own pace.
Solve 12 riddles. Each riddle takes you from one (hidden) location to the next. You’ll unlock local recommendations and fun facts - as well as the history of the city.
You discover spots in Düsseldorf’s Kaiserswerth that most locals don’t even know. You see popular sights from a different angle (literally!).
This game is suitable for friends, couples, families with kids and team buildings. Enjoy being together while exploring a city, be creative and use your imagination to find city’s secrets!
You’ll feel like Indiana Jones - a true adventurer - as you explore the best of Düsseldorf’s Kaiserswerth. What are you waiting for?
Discover the highlights of scenic, riverside Bonn—and learn about the life and times of Beethoven, one of Bonn’s most famous former residents—on this private walking tour. Pick between multiple daily tour times, and set off. You’ll visit the Beethoven House, monuments to the composer, and other locations he frequented. You’ll also spy city highlights like the Atles Rathaus and University of Bonn, and will learn about Bonn’s history.
I would like to bring you the history of the city, of course, with a focus on the life and work of Charlemagne, but also show the charm of our city, which shows through the location in the tri-border region and the young life through the many students.
You will be amazed how many historical figures visited Aachen! Aachen was the most fashionable resort in Europe in the 18th and beginning of the 19th century. And with that we are at the basis of existence Aachen - the Aachen thermal water!
Not only the Aachen Cathedral and the Town Hall will be explained but also the Aachen Printen! Rounding out the tour with legends and anecdotes ...
Decide the focus of the tour!
A Private guided tour in the Old town of the City Aachen, famous for its cathedral. Walk through the Old town and its alleyways, get to see places of historical interest, see the natural fountains and hear stories from the past while you see the most beautiful places in the Old town.
Tour timings are flexible and can be amended depending on availability.
Our new excursion ship in Cochem `Moselprinz` regularly hoist the anchor in the evenings as well, to glide past the exquisite backdrop of the Moselle town.
Our atmospheric two-hour evening cruise offers wonderful views and invites you to sit back and enjoy Cochem in peace and quiet.
In good weather, take a seat on the spacious open deck and enjoy the panoramic view of Cochem. During the two-hour cruise, our catering staff will serve food and refreshments. Would you like to find out a little more about Cochem and its history? We will explain the main highlights in our landscape descriptions.
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.
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.
An unforgettable and romantic trip in one of the most beautiful areas in Germany. Within a short time, you will have the opportunity to experience some of the most beautiful highlights along the magical river Rhine.
Are you visiting our city during the most wonderful time of the year? Be sure to join our Cologne Christmas Lights bike tour – the perfect activity during this joyful season.
The Cologne Christmas market is one of the most beautiful X-mas markets in Europe and is a great event every year. You will find many stalls, delicacies and gadgets. Enjoy a combination of classic sightseeing and a visit different Christmas markets during this guided tour.
Cycle past the beautifully decorated sights and learn all about the German holiday traditions from a true local. There is enough time to try some traditional foods or a typical Glühwein (not included in the tour price) as well and we will provide you with some feet warmers, so you won’t have to worry about being cold!
- 3 hour guided bike tour in Cologne
- helmets and foot warmers included
- English-speaking guide
- visit of Cologne Christmas Markets
- relaxed city tour for all ages
Our route will begin at the Marktplatz, the heart of the city where we will introduce the protagonist of almost the entire visit, Charlemagne. We will bring our visitors closer to his vision of power, religion, education and Europe.