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Parks & Gardens

Discover the green side of Cologne

It goes without saying that a multifaceted major city like Cologne also offers many opportunities for outdoor relaxation. Fortunately, Cologne has extensive parks where you can unwind after a successful shopping trip or an eventful tour of the city. The more central parts of Cologne offer parks such as the Volksgarten, Aachener Weiher, Grüngürtel, Rheinpark and many more. The city’s western district of Lindenthal includes the extensive Stadtwald, which is the perfect place for long strolls.



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Adenauer Weiher


Lindenthaler Tierpark


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Flora and Botanical Garden Cologne


Cologne Zoo


Stadtwald Forest


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Accommodation options for every taste

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The official tourist ticket

Would you like to discover Cologne inexpensively and easily? Then we recommend the KölnCard. The tourist ticket offers you free travel on all public transport and great discounts on art, culture and gastronomy.

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