This tour is currently only available as a private tour with up to 20 people and masks. Please send us a request. Due to the lack of guests, we have to reduce our service.

We still offer our Classic Cologne free walking tours at 12:11 pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at Eigelstein-Torburg in English and German. Please register in advance for the tour.

Ehrenfeld Walking Tour

If you want to get to know Cologne from its most colourful side, our local tour through Ehrenfeld is the right choice for you. The district has a lot to offer, even to those who’ve been settled in Cologne for some time. There is always something to discover in this district, the heartbeat of our city.

Ticket: 12€

Language: English & German

Meeting Point: Venloerstr. 160, in front of DITIB Central Mosque

End of the tour: Heliosstraße

Group size: 15 people. If you want to join the tour with a group of friends or family, that’s possible for up to 7 people. If you are more, please book a private tour for your group.

 

There are even more Veedel to explore! Check out the other neighbourhood walks, our National Socialism tour, our Dark Side of the Dom free tour or our Classic Cologne free walking tours.

In order to keep everyone healthy, we introduced the following safety measures during COVID-19:

  1. The groups will be kept small (max. 15-20 PAX, depending on the tour).
  2. Please bring your own mouth-nose masks. To what extent you will have to wear them, will be decided depending on the location and group size.
  3. We ask for your contact information before the tour, so that we can inform you of a possible infection during the tour. This data will only be used in case of an infection in the group and, if necessary, will be sent to the Health Department. Once the infection period has expired, the data will be deleted.

The upcoming dates for our Ehrenfeld walking tour

Book your ticket for a walk through one of our liveliest neighbourhoods. We’re looking forward to showing you the local side of our city on our walking tour through Ehrenfeld.

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What to see on this neighbourhood tour

Of course, our local tour through Cologne Ehrenfeld takes place outside the conventional guided tours of the tourism scene. We’ll show you the multicultural Ehrenfeld as it lives and breathes and we’ll let you in on insider tips from locals in Cologne.

On our Veedel tour, you’ll learn how the neighbourhood has evolved from a worker’s district to the most popular place to live for Cologne students. From Germany’s largest mosque, we’ll explore for about 2 hours to uncover the secret corners of the district – and have a look at a wall or two where you can find Ehrenfeld’s fascinating (street) art, something we’ll discover and learn about.

A look at the dynamic business culture and the lively world of pubs in the most popular streets of the Veedel can’t be missed. Full of lively anecdotes, we’ll tell you the most interesting facts about Ehrenfeld’s exciting history. At Neptunplatz, Körnerstraße and at the Bunker K101, we’ll learn more about the legend of the Thebaer, the three windows design and the industry of Ehrenfeld. Join us on a tour through one of liveliest and most fascinating districts to fully capture Ehrenfeld’s way of life.

Ehrenfeld Walking Tour

Explore Ehrenfeld with us!

Photos by Christian Zabawa

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