Cologne day trip from Frankfurt

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Explore the historic city of Cologne on this full-day tour from Frankfurt! Travel by luxury coach to Cologne and enjoy a guided city tour. Visit the famous Cologne Cathedral (Kölner Dom), a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the historic old town and enjoy free time to explore local shops and take tours independently. Discover the city's Roman heritage at your own pace, as well as the magnificent town hall (Rathaus) and taste Koelsch, Cologne's famous beer! Then, immerse yourself in the picturesque medieval city of Limburg before returning to Frankfurt.



Board a comfortable coach in Frankfurt and head north for a relaxing 2-hour journey to the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. The old town on the Rhine is famous for its varied art scene, vibrant nightlife and the annual Cologne Carnival.
Upon arrival in Cologne, join a double-decker bus tour, followed by a guided tour of the UNESCO-listed cathedral (Kölner Dom). You'll learn about the history and imposing architecture of the cathedral, one of the largest Gothic churches in Europe, and discover the famous remains of the Sanctuary of the Magi, often referred to as the Sanctuary of the Magi.
Continue your day trip to Cologne's picturesque Old Town, with its Roman buildings and medieval walls. Your knowledgeable guide will tell you about Cologne's 2 years of history and introduce you to the main attractions, such as the historic town hall (Rathaus), as well as the various museums and international art galleries.
Take advantage of your free time to explore the city, shop and taste the famous local beer, Koelsch. On the drive back to Frankfurt, make a short stop in the picturesque town of Limburg, where you'll see the medieval old town, unique wooden houses and the magnificent Romanesque Limburg Cathedral.
If you choose to visit Cologne the month before Christmas, don't miss the opportunity to visit the Cologne Christmas markets! The famous markets feature more than 160 stalls selling sweets, local delicacies and artistic objects. No matter what time of year you visit, you'll enjoy a full day trip to Germany's fourth largest city and discover its cultural and historical treasures!



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