Guided tour

Cologne: Tour in German - West to East from Rudolfplatz

Cologne: Tour in German - West to East from Rudolfplatz

From US$ 12.45 per person

Follow the guide from the city’s borders of medieval Cologne to the old town and get to know off topic information about what’s along the way.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Learn why the medieval city wall had to be torn down
  • Get to know the story behind the two horse heads
  • Marvel at the only completely preserved watch tower from Roman times
Full description
Starting at the medieval Hahnentorburg on Rudolfsplatz, you will discover several milestones of the city’s history. Discover the shop pavilions of the 50s on Hahnenstraße, the Römerturm as the only completely preserved tower of the old city fortifications and Cologne Cathedral as the destination point. Along the way, you will meet some Cologne originals. For example, learn about the horse heads on Richmodstraße at Neumarkt.
  • Guided tour in German with a certified guide (according to the German National Tourist Guide Association)
    Covid-19 precautions
    Traveler requirements
    • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts
    • Masks are required while indoors

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    Meeting point

    Hahnentorburg, Rudolfplatz.

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    Product ID: 72234