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Printable maps of Cologne

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Map of metro in Cologne

Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Cologne

1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Cologne with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.

Railway and landscape maps of Cologne area

This Cologne map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Cologne and surroundings

Germany - moving around the country

The territory of Germany has navigable routes; their length is about 7 000 km. The basins of the Rhine and the Danube are interconnected by the Main channel. Thanks to the river channels, it is easy to get from one region of the country to another and to cruise along major ports, while enjoying the delightful scenery. Boats regularly run along the canals. In Berlin, you can even use the services of a boat taxi that runs along the river Spree. The ferry can be reached from the port of Puttgarden to Warnemunde. An alternative for a traveler is to rent a bicycle. Since 2002, Germans actively began to develop cycling, so there are special lanes for two-wheeled vehicles even in small provinces. There are parking lots for bicycles; rental points are located practically in every district of any city. … Open

Nature and parks of Germany

Another northern national park is the Pomeranian lagoon located off the coast of the Baltic Sea. This is a very picturesque place with a rich animal and green worlds and a complex terrain. Wild boars, deer, otters, roe deer, mouflon, and various small mammals live in the park. Fans of animals can get unique impressions in the Eifel Park, in the west of the country. There are about 900 representatives of animals included in the red book. Among them, a black stork, a forest cat, a wall lizard have to be mentioned. The park serves as a shelter not only for them, but also for the centuries-old beech forest. This is one of the most important ecological objects in the country. … Open

Photogallery of Cologne sights

Our guide to Cologne

Hotels with history of Cologne

Travelers, who prefer hotels with a more modest and informal setting, will enjoy staying at the family owned Hotel Domstern. It is also located in a beautiful historic building just a couple of minutes away from the railway station and Cologne Cathedral. This hotel has only 16 rooms that feature beautiful vintage wallpapers, wooden furniture and premium textiles that were carefully selected in accordance with … Open

Advices for travellers

2. Traveling around the city by car is quite difficult. There are not so many parking slots on its territory, and the majority of central streets are available exclusively for residents. Bicycle will become a great alternative to a car in this city. 3. Local motorists are not distinguished by good knowledge of traffic rules. Therefore, you should be especially careful while crossing roads. Open

Active recreation

The case, you felt bored in your hotel room and feel like you need some adrenaline rush - GoJump Skydiving Centre will make all your dreams come true. Together with them, you will experience the tandem jump from 4,000 meters altitude. The price is also very friendly for your pocket, only €200. The wind of freedom and bright. The city of Cologne is the proud owner of a very beautiful river Rhein. Take the boat … Open

Famous hotels

When describing iconic and historic hotels in Cologne, it would be a mistake not to include Hotel Viktoria. It is located in a beautiful historic building, which previously hosted the Museum of Music. Halls, which were previously used to exhibit priceless items, are now turned into rooms, while the original décor has been as much preserved as possible. All rooms feature beautiful music related pattern on the walls … Open

Weekend in Cologne in original style

If you prefer visiting elegant places, the party-bar Arty Farty could satisfy you. The venue is a combination of a classic bar, where visitors can enjoy a delicious exotic cocktail, and an art gallery that regularly hosts various interesting events. You never know exactly what you’re going to get in Arty Farty, a vibrant party or another interesting exhibition. When you’re in a mood for something … Open

Festivals and events in Cologne

In the first days of July, people have fun during the Christopher Street Day takes place. It is not just a day - it is the Parade of pride of sexual minorities. The procession is located in the Old Town, where you will find and enjoy various open-air stages with concerts. This parade gathers up to 35 thousand of gays and lesbians from all over the world and the fun lasts until early morning. Now, we highly advise you … Open - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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