Aachen - Old town Guided tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Aachen

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A Private guided tour in the Old town of the City Aachen, famous for its cathedral. Walk through the Old town and its alleyways, get to see places of historical interest, see the natural fountains and hear stories from the past while you see the most beautiful places in the Old town. Tour timings are flexible and can be amended depending on availability.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Rathaus Aachen (City Hall), Aachen, North Rhine-WestphaliaView the gothic architecture of the Aachen Town Hall, which was built in the 14th century to host the traditional coronation feast ceremony of the Holy Roman Empire.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Ponttor, Aachen, North Rhine-WestphaliaHere, you will see the two gates of the city wall which was built in the 14th century, which now is used by the German Scout Club.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Haus LöwensteinJust parallel to the town hall, visit the building which was one of the few that survived the great fire of 1656.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: PuppenbrunnenYou will see the Dolls fountain which is made up of featured pairs like: textile industry and the doll, horse and rider, bishop and church, trading market woman, the professor and harlequin, doctrine and culture, and a clock on top which signifies the french occupation.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Aachen Cathedral (Dom), Aachen, North Rhine-WestphaliaVisit the Roman catholic church, also known as the Cathedral of Aix-la-Chapelle which is one of the oldest cathedral’s in Europe,Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Treasury of Aachen Cathedral, Aachen, North Rhine-WestphaliaVisit the Roman Catholic Diocese of Aachen which displays collections of medieval church artworks.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: ElisenbrunnenVisit the neoclassica fountain with the healing thermal water.Duration: 10 minutesPass By: Grashaus, Aachen, North Rhine-WestphaliaVisit one of the oldest houses of the city which is situated at the fish market. Its construction was completed in the year 1267. (No inside visit). Tour will end here.

What’s included

  • English Speaking Guide

What’s not included

  • Entrance Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Rathaus Aachen (City Hall)
  • Entry/Admission - Ponttor
  • Entry/Admission - Haus Löwenstein
  • Entry/Admission - Puppenbrunnen
  • Entry/Admission - Aachen Cathedral (Dom)
  • Entry/Admission - Treasury of Aachen Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Elisenbrunnen
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