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Cologne Cable Car (Kolner Seilbahn)

Riehler Strasse 180, 50735, Germany
+49 221 5474183
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Broken Down 20Aug17 with no notice on sites ect.

I had a short trip to Koln and this was my main highlight for the kids and us to ride across the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
LisaKWSmith
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Baumholder, Germany
A good quick activity...but prepare yourself

This is a cheap and fun activity that will not take too much time. Pods hold up to 4 riders and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Stewart_McGill
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

I had a short trip to Koln and this was my main highlight for the kids and us to ride across the rhine. Well apparently it had broken down days to weeks prior to our visit according to the parking lot guy. BUMMED out but...More

Thank LisaKWSmith
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a cheap and fun activity that will not take too much time. Pods hold up to 4 riders and you will be able to see the beautiful Cologne skyline. However, beware that there is a nudist beach in the park below the cable...More

Thank Stewart_McGill
Reviewed 6 days ago

The price was 7 EUR for roundtrip, It's not bad, actually. We got to see how beautiful Cologne is from above. However, the cable car was a bit shaky and it was old. We were kind of scared because it felt like some knot would...More

Thank meekolodeon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spotted the cable cars in the distance from the riverside towards the center of the road. As it was sunny we decided to walk along the river to the cars - if you do this be prepared - it's a lot longer than you...More

Thank alk3ste
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

7 euros return trip. Great views and a nice way to get to Rhine Park where you can have a walk around. Was quite hot in the car so you probably wouldn't want to go on a really hot day but it only takes a...More

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful views over Cologne and the Rhine and Cathedral. Return trip to the park from the zoo side in a 2/4 seat cable car. Well worth doing.

Thank welltravelledus
Reviewed 2 July 2017

For our short trip to Cologne we didn't research any tourist attractions, so we stumbled across the Cable Cars as we walked along the River Rhine. A return ticket was €7 and was definitely worth it, even if you are only in the air for...More

1  Thank Amy M
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

It is a nice thing to do as a visitor in cologne. There is a good offer if you combine its ticket with the zoo's.

Thank JennyPapa
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The price is not bad but it was sweltering in the cars. No AC and only one window goes down a couple inches. Nice views of the river and the cathedral however, you should know that it goes right over a nude pool area where...More

Thank Barb Y
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Do it if you are close. It's a nice ride over the river either a awesome view to the Dom. Price is fair. Don't do it if is more than 39 degrees. The cable cars don't have AC

Thank Jan R
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