Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Cologne, Germany

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short introduction video to learn more and use the contact us form to ask questions or report issues. View all attractions on the map.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
[A1] 4711 House of Fragrances (must see)
[A2] Antoniterkirche
[A3] Arkadia
[A4] Blue Shell
[A5] Brauerei zur Malzmühle
[A6] Brauhaus Ohne Namen
[A7] Cathedral Gross St. Martin (must see)
[A8] Cathedral Square Floor Paintings
[A9] Chocolate Museum (must see)
[B1] Chocolate Shop
[B2] Church of St. Agnes
[B3] Church of St. Cecilia
[B4] Church of St. Pantaleon
[B5] Church of St. Severin
[B6] Church of St. Ursula
[B7] Cologne Cathedral (Kölner Dom) (must see)
[B8] Cologne City Museum (must see)
[B9] Colonius
[C1] Das Ding
[C2] Diamonds
[C3] EL-DE Haus (must see)
[C4] Einundfuenfzig (51)
[C5] Farina Fragrance Museum (must see)
[C6] Flora und Botanischer Garten Köln
[C7] Forstbotanischer Garten (must see)
[C8] Friedenswald
[C9] Fruh Brauhaus
[D1] Gaffel am Dom
[D2] German Sports and Olympic Museum (must see)
[D3] Goldfinger
[D4] Hahnen Gate (Hahnentorburg) (must see)
[D5] Historic Town Hall (must see)
[D6] Hohe Strasse
[D7] Hohenzollern Bridge (must see)
[D8] Kammeroper
[D9] Klapsmühle
[E1] Kreuzblume
[E2] KölnTurm
[E3] Luxor
[E4] Minoritenkirche
[E5] Museum Ludwig (must see)
[E6] Museum of Applied Art (MAKK) (must see)
[E7] Nachtflug
[E8] Neumarkt Galerie
[E9] Old St. Maternus Church
[F1] Peek & Cloppenburg Building
[F2] Peters Brauhaus
[F3] Rautenstrauch-Joest-Museum of Ethnography (must see)
[F4] Rhenish Photographic Archive
[F5] Rodenkirchen Bridge (must see)
[F6] Roman Gate
[F7] Roman-German Museum (must see)
[F8] Roonstrasse Synagogue
[F9] Schildergasse shopping street (must see)
[G1] Schnütgen Museum (must see)
[G2] Shepheard
[G3] Sion Brauhaus
[G4] St. Andreas Church (must see)
[G5] St. Apostles Basilica
[G6] St. Gereon's Basilica (must see)
[G7] St. Mary in Kapitol Church
[G8] St. Maternus Church
[G9] St. Michael Church
[H1] Street Singers (Straßenkünstler)
[H2] Subway
[H3] Sunner im Walfisch
[H4] Triangle Observation Deck (KölnTrianglePanorama) (must see)
[H5] Triple A
[H6] Vanity
[H7] WDR Arcades
[H8] Wallraf-Richartz Museum (must see)
[H9] Zum Treppchen

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:

Enter Place Name*:
Get GPS Coordinates*: Locate the place on map
Choose a Hotel*:

Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
The tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in Step 2.
Starting Point*: Numeric value only.

Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for retrieving your custom walk on the GPSmyCity app by email. You can change the sights and re-arrange the walk route using the app.
Walk Name*: