Köln (Cologne) is amongst the largest German cities and a tourist hot-spot that is best experience with the help of our Köln (Cologne) car hire services. It is said that Köln (Cologne) has a particular atmosphere or flavor to it and this is mainly due to its inhabitants and the huge amount of pride they take in their city.
If you find yourself flying into the city then you will most likely be touching down at Cologne Airport. The airport is connected to the city via a local train route and a highway. Your best choice for personal transportation when in Köln (Cologne) is to employ the services of our Köln (Cologne) car rental offices and have the car of your choice ready for you at the airport as soon as you land.
Once you are in the city there are many thing to see and do, one of the most imposing of which being the Kolner Dom, a wonderful cathedral built in the Baroque style that features a 509 step climb to the top of its south tower.
The “Veedel” or traditional neighbourhoods are an interesting way of experiencing Köln (Cologne), some of them having been focused on certain aspects of life such as Agnesviertel for instance which is a hub for a variety of bookshops, bars and art galleries.
The museum and gallery scene in Köln (Cologne) is one of the best in the world. The place has two ecclesiastical art museums which are both housed in strikingly beautiful buildings, as well as a chocolate museum, and these are just some examples of the particular type of experience you should expect from Köln (Cologne).
The biggest festival the city sports is situated in February and it’s called Karneval; it is a Winter carnival or Fastelovend, on the other hand if you’re interested in something more on the weird side, you can visit the Unsichtbar which is a restaurant where you will eat in total darkness.
There are many things that you can do while in Köln (Cologne) but there is no question about the fact that if you choose to rent a car in order to do them you will be able to experience more than the average tourist.