Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #12 in Cologne, Germany


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 9 sights
Distance 5.4 km
Ascend 78 m
Descend 66 m

Experience Cologne in Germany in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Activities in CologneIndividual Sights in Cologne

Sight 1: Rheinauhafen

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The Rheinauhafen is a 15.4 hectares urban regeneration project in Cologne, Germany, located along the river Rhine between the Südbrücke and Severinsbrücke, just south of the inner city's historic old town.

Wikipedia: Rheinauhafen (EN)

1221 meters / 15 minutes

Sight 2: Friedenspark

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FriedensparkHOWI - Horsch, Willy / CC BY 3.0

Friedenspark is the name of a city park in Cologne's Neustadt-Süd, which has existed since 1914.

Wikipedia: Friedenspark (Köln) (DE)

403 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 3: Römerpark

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RömerparkHOWI - Horsch, Willy / CC BY 3.0

Römerpark is a city park in Cologne's Neustadt-Süd district that has existed since 1898.

Wikipedia: Römerpark (Köln) (DE)

550 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 4: Freies Werkstatt Theater

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Freies Werkstatt-Theater is a theatre in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is managed as a public utility and sponsored by the City of Cologne and the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. It was founded in Cologne in 1977 as part of the nationwide pilot project 'Artists and Students'. Since 1995 it has been located in a redesigned and refurbished listed building in the south of the city. Its five floors include two venues, two foyers, rehearsal, office, and workshop space

Wikipedia: Freies Werkstatt Theater (EN), Website

546 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 5: Severinstorburg

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The Severinstorburg, in the Middle Ages also called "Porta (Sancti) Severini", later Severinsportz(en), Severinspforte, in Cologne Vringspooz or simply Severinstor, is one of four surviving city gates of the medieval city wall of Cologne, it is the landmark of the Severinsviertel in Cologne along with St. Severin and an excellent example of medieval fortification architecture.

Wikipedia: Severinstorburg (DE)

430 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 6: COMEDIA Theater

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The COMEDIA Theater is an independent children's and youth theater based in Cologne's Südstadt. The theatre was founded in Würzburg in 1974 under the name "Ömmes & Oimel" and has been based in Cologne since 1977.

Wikipedia: Comedia Theater (DE), Website

284 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 7: Lutherkirche Südstadt

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The Luther Church is a Protestant church in Cologne's Südstadt district. The church forms a separate district of the Evangelical Community of Cologne, which belongs to the church district of Cologne-Mitte of the Evangelical Church in the Rhineland.

Wikipedia: Lutherkirche (Köln) (DE), Website

579 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 8: Volksgarten

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The Volksgarten is a public park in the Neustadt-Süd district of Cologne, Germany.

Wikipedia: Volksgarten, Cologne (EN)

1410 meters / 17 minutes

Sight 9: Vorgebirgspark

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The Vorgebirgspark is a 13.9-hectare park in the south of Cologne's city centre between the districts of Zollstock, Raderberg and Raderthal. It was laid out from 1910 to 1914 according to plans by the garden architect Fritz Encke. On 1 July 1914, it was opened to visitors.

Wikipedia: Vorgebirgspark (DE)


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