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School trip to Cologne
Worldly and open-minded

City of the Dome and art metropolis, largest carnival city in Germany, modern media city and ancient Roman bastion...many traces of the last 2000 years intrigue students on school trips to cologne. The Dome of Cologne is part of UNESCO World-Heritage and stands tall with its twin towers above the beautiful oldtown. The Media Park lures you in with offers in TV and Radio productions. A boat trip on the Rhein river along the unique panorama is ideally combined with a visit to the chocolate museum.

a&o Hostel Köln Neumarkt
The a&o Hostel Köln Neumarkt is ideally centrally located and offers a great start to discover Cologne. Guests stay in modern single, double or cheaper shared rooms with bath, shower and toilet. Accompanying staff can choose separate single or double rooms with shower and toilet. There are washing machines and guest kitchens are fully equipped. Student bar and pool tables offer some relaxation. Meals like lunch and dinner can be added for a surcharge. Even a barbeque is possible during peak season.
Youth Hostel
Jugendherberge Köln-Riehl
The "Jugendherberge Köln-Riehl" lies in the Rheinauen and the Dome of Cologne is within walking distance. Guests stay in shared rooms with shower and toilet. Accompanying staff can stay in separate rooms with shower and toilet. There is a bistro, meeting rooms, a sun terrace with barbeque, disco room, table tennis, table football and pinball offer an entertaining stay. You can play volleyball and football on the grasslands. For a surcharge lunch and dinner is offered.
Hostel Köln
The Hostel Köln is centrally located near the Neumarkt and offers a roof terrace. Only 1,5 kilometres away you can visit the Dome or reach the main station. Guests stay in shared rooms with shower and toilet. There is a party cellar with darts, pool table and table football. Lunch and dinner is offered for a surcharge.
Youth Hostel
Jugendherberge Köln-Deutz
The "Jugendherberge Köln-Deutz" lies close to the train station Köln-Deutz. The Dome and the main station are about 1,5 kilometres away. Guests stay in shared rooms with shower and toilet. Accompanying staff can choose separate rooms with shower and toilet. There is a bistro, table tennis, table football and a disco room. Lunch and dinner are offered at a surcharge.
SMARTY Cologne City Center Hotel
The SMARTY Cologne City Centre Hotel is a comfortable hotel in the centre of Cologne. Guests can stay in single or shared rooms. There is a small dormitory with its own bathroom and shower and toilet which can accommodate 4 to 6 single or bunkbeds. Breakfast is offered. Guest kitchen and bycicle hire are available.

5 days / day trips / adaptations as desired

  • Day 1 – Departure from hometown – walking tour in Cologne Arrival in Cologne during the day and check in at the accommodation. Afterwards first discovery on foot through the old town – the Dome of Cologne, the promenades along the river shore and the popular shopping street Schilder-Gasse are in easy distance.
  • Day 2 – Discover the city – Dome of Cologne – museums After the breakfast start with discovering the oldtown directly by the river Rhein, where modern hospitals line the river shore and where not far away the famous Hohenzollern bridge crosses the river. The openminded people of Cologne love their city and their Dome. It's worth a visit.
  • Day 3 - Media Park – Studio Tours MEDIA PARK: Cologne is a very modern and first-class location of the German Media culture; and a visit to the Media Park makes that very clear.

    STUDIO TOURS: On a Studio Tours you can glimpse behind the scenes and with a lot of fun and maybe a little stage fright you can go in front of the camera in the studios.
  • Day 4 - Rhein-boat trip – Chocolate museum – Olympia museum A boat trip on the Rhein offers sights and views of the magnificent panorama of Cologne. Other highlights of the city are the Chocolate Museum and the Olympic Museum.
  • Day 5 - Departure One last stroll from the Roman tower to the modern buildings along the river shore. Everywhere you can find the funny souvenirs of the double tower of the Dome. Start of the journey home.
Graffiti tour in the Ehrenfeld district
On the 2-hour walking tour, you can marvel at the colourful works of graffiti artists on Cologne's building facades. Afterwards, you can have a drink in the iconic Belgian quarter or go shopping in the many small boutiques.
  • Dome of Cologne masterpiece of the Gothic area, UNESCO World Heritage more
  • Museum Ludwig famous artworks of the 20th and the 21st century more
  • Odysseum Köln World of Knowledge, experiments in the museum more
  • Roman-Germania Museum archaeological legacy of Cologne more
  • German Sport and Olympia Museum the history of sport from the antiquity to the modern area more
  • Chocolate museum Discover and taste cacao and chocolate more
  • Town museum of Cologne intriguing time travel through the history of Cologne more
  • Media Park Cologne important media location, Cinedom Cologne more
  • MMC Film & TV Studio Cologne  on set of some of the most famous series and films of the MMC Studios more
  • Boat trip on the river Rhein  Cologne has an impressive sight from the river view
We organise the arrival and departure with our reliable contractual partners in our own coach.
A cheap alternative to bus transport is the train journey to Cologne. This is especially recommended for small groups.
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