The information centers “Dombauhütte Cologne” and “Domforum” provide you with all information in regards for guided tours within the Dom Cathedral. The Dombauhütte is located right next to the famous UNESCO World Heritage site.
With a fleet of twelve vessels, KD is the market leader in the industry of Rhine river cruises. Traditional destinations are the attractions of the Middle Rhine or special events such as Cologne Lights fireworks.
In the mid 80s, Cologne requested a new event hall which after 10 years waiting time, finally opened up in 1998. The Lanxess Arena is nowadays known as Germany’s largest and most modern arena and home to the Kölner Haie ice hockey club and large concerts.
The carnival season, also known as the "fifth season", is officially starting November 11, at 11:11 AM every year. Performances of the most famous carnival bands take place at the “Alter Markt” and “Heumarkt” squares in front of thousands spectators.
Cologne is the fourth largest city and the largest city of North Rhine- Westphalia. Cologne has one of the most important railway junctions and inland ports in Europe.