What will you see: Eigelstein Area with stories about it, the narrowest house of cologne and the story behind it, The St. Ursula bone chamber explaining the city municipal coat, passing mainstation to Dom area and in the cathedral , The Heinzelmännchen fountain and the story around it, Old town: with statue of Jan von Werth and its story, “Tünnes and Schäl”, Ostermann square and the story of carnival, Rhine area with the “Stapelhäuser”. If we have still a lot of time and mood, we will cross the Hohenzollernbridge with the “lovelocks” and then go up the “cologne triangle” to have a perfect round view….. The beer in the brewery explaining some brewery traditions is always a part of the tour!
This tour includes:
Eigelsteintorburg — narrowest house of cologne — St. Ursula — Street art — Roman remainings — Cologne Cathedral — Heinzelmännchen fountain — Alter Markt — Jan von Werth — Kallendresser — Tünnes and Schäl — Schmitz monument — Ostermann fountain — Old town
“one of the best free walking tours i ever did”
Reviewed on May 29, 2016
for a few years i am already going on free walking tours because i think it is the best way of exploring the city. this tour was really outstanding! Matthias is am amazing person and the tour is just…
“Super fun and interesting tour!”
Reviewed on May 23, 2016
I love doing walking tours, but this one was something else! The guide was the owner of the company, a local, super nice and funny. Just the right amount of history and a lot of fun facts about the…
“Great way to start your time in the City”
Reviewed on May 13, 2016
I chose Freewalk to start off my visit to the city because I had never been there before. I was pleasantly surprised at not only the knowledge of our guide but also the way he used humor to help the…
close to station Hansaring (S6,S11,S12,S13) or Ebertplatz (tram 12,15,16,18 Bus: 127 or 140) directly in the gate
Things to note
The guide will stand in the gate waiting for you. Please reserve your place, that we know you are coming.