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This bridge over the Rhine River can be crossed by foot or by train. Since 2008 padlocks have adorned a fence on the bridge, affixed by couples as a sign of love and commitment.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Kennedy-Ufer 2a, 50679 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 4922 1346430
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All reviews love locks both sides pedestrian walkway nice walk across the river sunny day main station cologne cathedral old town city centre train station thousands padlock rhine fence cyclists engraved
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Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the iconic views of Cologne is the Hohenzollern bridge. From the main train station you can see the sunrise over the bridge which is beautifull

Thank Sam3314
Reviewed 6 days ago

A walk across this bridge is quite an experience every where you look there are Love Locks. Cross the bridge to the KölnTriangle building (Tall round office block) for a few Euros you can ascend by lift to the top and look down on the...More

Thank Hicklin
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hohenzollern Bridge (German: Hohenzollernbrücke) is a bridge crossing the river Rhine in the German city of Cologne (German: Köln). It crosses the Rhine at kilometre 688.5. Originally, the bridge was both a railway and road bridge. However, after its destruction in 1945 and its...More

Thank Panioann77
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bridge is nice, especially during the night when it's nicely lighted up. Both sides are full of lovers lockers.

Thank Ola O
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a steel bridge, a railway bridge, consists of three separate steel bridges, each support two railway tracks. A magnificent and outstanding landmark over the Rhine River at Cologne City Centre. Very busy bridges with passing trains every 3-5 minutes, as these bridges are...More

Thank santo t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It' one of the best walks in Cologne . You corss the Rhine and have nice views of the city and the cathedral . On the other side there's a building with a terrace you pay a small amount to visit and has fantastic views...More

Thank Girandol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're in Köln, you have to take a walk on this local landmark. Although you could take the train, just have a walk and enjoy the Rhine.

Thank PaulMS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The bridge is a must visit thing when in Cologne. Its interesting to walk on the bridge along with trains passing by. And the bridge has lots of locks put up there as symbol of love by couples and family. The river looks so beautiful...More

Thank Richa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

That is really beatiful view on the Rheine river, shipd on the river, walking people along the river. The must be point of the walk every visitor.

Thank slawekn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the views from both sides. It felt amazing to walk across the Rhine River. Not for anyone with walking difficulty.

Thank Sue H
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19 May 2017|
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Response from rohanino | Reviewed this property |
Of course! Certainly.... and god bless you and her both!!!
11 April 2017|
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Response from Torchythetourist | Reviewed this property |
We went to a little shop down a side street as you go down to the river walk off one of the squares. The padlock and engraving was 9 euros!! Dont go to the shops right near the cathedral they are very expensive look around!
Holly C
28 September 2015|
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Response from Bob H | Reviewed this property |
Hello Holly, I would also recommend bringing your own. Just make sure that it is fairly sturdy. There are so many locks already attached, that flimsy ones are apt to be smashed and lost. People are now resorting to... More