One of Germany’s oldest cities, Cologne bears the imprint of its’ Catholic heritage. With around 250 churches, Cologne is thought to be the city with the highest density of churches north of the Alps. There are over 160 Catholic churches in the city (plus 81 Protestant churches, as well as other places of worship for various faiths.
The city is a major rail hub and has an international airport. Get air, train & bus schedules, see fares & buy tickets here.
Catholic churches & placed of interest in Cologne:
Cologne Cathedral: magnificent Gothic architecture and repository of the three kings)
The Church of Saint Andrew : Tomb of St. Albertus Magnus