Fast & cost-efficient tour of the city on land & water
Flexibility to discover the sights at your own pace
Bus stops including Cologne Cathedral & City Hall
Excellent views during a cruise along the Rhine
Commentary in many languages for local insight
About this activity
What's included, what's not
River cruise on the Rhine
1-day hop-on hop-off pass
Audio Guide: German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Russian, Japanese & Mandarin
Commentary via loudspeaker on the boat available in English and German
What you can expect
Take advantage of this combination of an 1-hour sightseeing cruise on the Rhine and 1-day of hop-on hop-off bus pass to explore Cologne at your leisure. Visit every attraction on your sightseeing list and enjoy excellent views of the ancient Roman city from the boat. You may use the River Cruise & the Hop on Hop off on 2 separate consecutive days.
As you kick off your experience with a river cruise, admire the city's intricate skyline and stunning marina at the Rheinauhafen, with its crane-shaped buildings jutting out over the water. As you marvel at the world-famous Cologne Cathedral and other major sights from the boat deck, informative commentary from your guide brings the landmarks of this historic city to life.
Next, you can board a double-decker bus that gives you panoramic views of Cologne and lets you hop on and off at any of 16 stops around the city. You can also stay aboard for the entire 90-minute loop and listen to anecdotes about Cologne's past, present, and future with the onboard audio commentary as you watch the landmarks roll by.