Thanks to the hotel’s convenient location just off the motorway and its proximity to the culture-rich cities of Cologne and Bonn, there are countless ways of passing the time in the vicinity of the Best Western Hotel Cologne Airport Troisdorf. Cologne Cathedral is just half an hour’s drive away; alternatively, you can take a photo of Cologne’s skyline while crossing the Rhine in a cable car. If you take the motorway in the opposite direction, you will arrive at the beautiful city centre of Bonn, only 13 kilometres away. Beethoven’s House and the old market square with its delightful cafés and restaurants are well worth a visit; alternatively, you can simply enjoy window shopping in Bonn’s narrow winding streets.
Do you love hiking or cycling in the countryside? If so, the nature reserves of Wahner Heide (heathland) and the Sieg flood plains are ideal destinations to head for. You can enjoy the delightful countryside while walking or cycling across the flood plains all the way down to the Rhine estuary. Wahner Heide offers circular hiking routes and guided hiking tours. For further information about cycle tracks and hiking paths in the vicinity of the Best Western Hotel Cologne Airport Troisdorf, please click here.
The highlight of any sightseeing tour of Cologne, apart from Cologne Cathedral, is a cable car ride across the Rhine. While floating above the river, you can take an aerial photo of the cathedral’s silhouette. The cable car ride is open from March to November from 10 am to 6 pm. A one-way ticket costs 4.50 €. You can purchase a return ticket for an additional 2 €.
The birthplace of the famous composer Ludwig van Beethoven is a museum and concert hall rolled into one. Here you can learn all about the musician’s life and works. His compositions are performed on a regular basis at concerts staged in the Kammermusiksaal (chamber music hall). Take a look at the current concert programme.
At Phantasialand theme park in Brühl, visitors with a taste for adventure are invited to take a plunge from the free-fall tower TIKAL. Adrenaline junkies get their money’s worth on the high-speed roller coaster TARON. Younger family members will enjoy riding on the carousels and romping on the playgrounds. And thanks to the wide variety of eating establishments, nobody will go hungry.
Catsharks, pygmy marmosets and much more. The zoo in the cathedral city of Cologne has an extensive range of animal houses and outdoor enclosures as well as an unusually large aquarium. Why not treat your family to a day out surrounded by over 700 animal species originating from all the continents and oceans of the world?
Featuring three extensive sauna areas and a pool fed with water from a thermal mineral spring, Claudius Therme in Cologne is a the ideal place to relax. Situated directly in the Rheinpark with views of Cologne Cathedral, this thermal spa is among the most beautiful in the whole of Europe.
Best Western Hotel Cologne Airport Troisdorf