Bonn Shopping Tour, Bonn (Self Guided)

Bonn is a wonderful city to visit on a shopping tour. The diversity and multitude of shops is absolutely amazing, allowing you to spoil yourself with a delicious chocolate, or a qualitative cigar and select special gifts for relatives, friends and acquaintances waiting back home. Take the present self-guided tour and you will experience an exciting and colourful shopping trip which will remain in your memory for a long time.
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Bonn Shopping Tour Map

Guide Name: Bonn Shopping Tour
Guide Location: Germany » Bonn (See other walking tours in Bonn)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.0 km
Author: Cathy

1) Bonnshop

Bonnshop is a shop that offers an incredible collection of items with symbols of Germany, Bonn and other inscriptions that would remind clients of the wonderful place they are visiting. The selection of the shop includes mugs, glasses, T-shirts, caps, magnets, pins, as well as DVDs and maps of the area. The objects with the portrait of Beethoven are extremely popular, due to the fact that the famous musician is the most important symbol of Bonn. The shop is open mon - fri - 10.00 - 19.00, sat - 10.00 - 16.00.

2) Flaschengeist

Flaschengeist is a very unusual and interesting shop to visit on a tour like this in Bonn. The policy of the shop is to give customers exactly what they want. Flaschengeist offers a big variety of wines, oils, vinegars, fruit liquors, mustards and other products that can be tasted before being bought. After choosing the perfect taste, visitors can choose a pretty bottle for the product. Most people prefer to get personalized gifts, so this a good reason to visit Flaschengeist. The shop is open mon - fri - 10.00 - 19.00, sat - 10.00 - 18.00.
Tee Gschwendner

3) Tee Gschwendner

Tee Gschwendner is a shop housed by a very cute and cozy two-storey house in the center of Bonn. The shop specializes in high quality teas. The Tee Gschwendner brand is very popular and appreciated in all of Germany. Besides being able to choose from the hundreds of tea varieties, clients can sit and savour a mug in the shop's little cafe. The staff of Tee Gschwendner is very competent and can give helpful advice in choosing the right kind of tea. Visitors are welcome Monday- Saturday 9:30 am- 8:00 pm.
Hussel Confiserie

4) Hussel Confiserie

Hussel Confiserie is nothing but a paradise for those who are not indifferent to sweets. The assortment includes diverse kinds of chocolate, cookies, jelly beans, pralines, truffels, fruits wrapped in chocolate, candies and many more products that will bring pleasure to the visitors of the shop and to those who receive the sweets as a present. There are gift solutions for people of different ages and professions - a whole department offering chocolate bars in the form of cars, PC mice, chess boards and even perfumes and carpenter tools. Visitors are welcome mon - fri - 09.30 - 20.00, sat - 09.30 - 18.00.

5) Puppenkönig

Puppenkönig is definitely the oldest and most fantastic toy store in the city. The three-storey shop opened approximately 135 years ago and since than it gained the reputation of one of the favourite places to visit among children and people who dream about their childhood. The enormous selection in the store includes more than forty thousand toys among which are rare collectible dolls, trains, board games and other kids' favourites. Puppenkönig is an exciting experience for the entire family. The store is open mon - fri - 09.30 - 19.00, sat - 09.30 - 18.00.
Wolsdorff Tobacco

6) Wolsdorff Tobacco

Wolsdorff Tobacco is a shop specialized in selling tobacco products and accessories for smokers. Besides a very large selection of cigarette brands, the shop offers a big diversity of high quality cigars, as well as accessories like lighters, matches, cigarette paper, ashtrays, tobacco pipes and filters. A special feature, that proves the tobacco shop's class, is the humidor that assures the products' consistent moisture. Visitors are welcome Monday- Friday 9:00 am- 7:00 pm; Saturday 9:00 am- 6:00 pm.

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Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Bonn for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Bonn has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet

To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Bonn, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device

Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.