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Bimmelbahn

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The Chocolate-Express is the ideal travel trailer for of all those who want to see a lot of Cologne and its sights in a short period of time but do not want to walk on foot or cannot do so - and especially finds favour with senior citizens and...more
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Domplatte | Ecke Burgmauer, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

After being dropped off by our tour bus next to the cathedral we took this tourist train ride around the old town.The commentary was useful and informative whilst the jolts and bumps are part of the charm of these rides. A good way to work...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LightAleCavalier
Reviewed 19 August 2018

I love going on buses/trains around cities that provide me with a general information tour. While this tour did provide some local information, the bumpiness of the journey caused nausea and lower back pain with its constant thudding on every possible stone in Cologne. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Eimeargency
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

This is a cute little train and a great way to reach the zoo. I’d read reviews suggesting it was a death trap but I do think that’s a little extreme. However, if you are pregnant or have any back issues, avoid this tour!!! I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

It is not that the tour itself has a problem - other than a really bumpy set of coaches, it is just there is noting to see! You can replicate the tour yourself by walking for 5 minutes from the Cathedral to the chocolate Museum....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

As we had planned to head to the zoo for the day, it seemed a waste of an opportunity not to jump on the fun little land train. It was an added bonus to find that they also play a sight seeing tour of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SamMould
Reviewed 31 December 2017

It was nice to see this lovely little train still running in the freezing cold of December. Well worth going on a trip around the city.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

This was a great means of transport we used on our 8 day holiday in Cologne and what a great way of not just getting to each Christmas market but to see some great districts of the city. Punctual and efficient and more importantly fun...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We used this hop on/off train for €10 a day to get to 4 different Christmas markets. It was always on time and had information playing within the train so you got to know the area as you travelled to each place. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Lou-Wood-88
Reviewed 6 December 2017

What could be better than to go from market to market on this road train. It is regular, convenient and clean. Even at the busiest time at the markets, I was able to get on and off easily. Good commentary - but perhaps it could...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank steven_wilkinson
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We got this instead of the average Ubahn from the Zoo to the cathedral. It was fine, nothing amazingly shocking about it, found the driver was extremely rude and was too busy on a phone call to open the window so we could buy tickets....More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Wolters_Bimmelbahnen, Verkaufsleiter at Bimmelbahn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Dear AideenMaryJayne, thank you for your message and I´m really sorry for inconvenience. I would like to find out who the driver is. Is it possible to get more information from you about the time and the date? If you can help me, it would...More

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5 May 2018|
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Response from steven_wilkinson | Reviewed this property |
Maybe - if you could fold it down. But there is not a lot of space. The Trams would be a better option with young children.
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