Free Walking Tour Bonn

free walking tour bonn

Free Walking Tour Bonn is the perfect way to explore the city of Bonn, which is located on the banks of the Rhine River. Bonn is best known as the former capital of West Germany and the birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven. Bonn is home to a number of cultural and historical attractions, including the Beethoven House, where the famous composer was born, and the Bonn Minster, a beautiful Gothic church. With Free Tour Bonn Visitors can also explore the Bonn Old Town, which is home to a number of charming medieval buildings, such as the Bonn City Hall and the Bonn Market Square. In addition to its rich history and culture, Bonn offers a variety of activities for visitors, including shopping, dining, and relaxing in the city’s many parks.

General information

Meeting point

Meet your guide outside of the Bonner Stadtbefestigung

Start times: 11:00 hrs / 16:00 hrs

Duration: 2 hours

Language: English

Price: Tip only basis


We are currently looking for tour guides. If you are interested please contact us to the WhatsApp number +49 178 3100358

Free Walking Tour Bonn – Highlights

Explore Bonn’s city center with a local guide

Discover interesting historical facts about the city

Get amazing recommendations for restaurants and bars

Free Walking Tour Bonn – Itinerary

Free Walking Tour Bonn starts at the Bonner Stadtbefestigung, where you will meet your guide and the rest of the group. From there, we will begin our tour by walking towards the city center.

The first stop on the tour is the Beethoven House, the birthplace of the famous composer Ludwig van Beethoven. The house has been turned into a museum and visitors can learn about Beethoven’s life and works while viewing original artifacts such as letters, manuscripts and personal effects of the composer.


Next, we will walk to the Bonn Minster, a beautiful Gothic church that is considered one of the most important religious buildings in the city. The church was built in the 14th century and is known for its impressive stained-glass windows, intricate stone carvings and the impressive bell tower.

After visiting the Bonn Minster, Bonn Free Walking Tour heads to the Old Town, which is home to a number of charming medieval buildings. We will walk through the charming streets and see some of the city’s most beautiful buildings, such as the City Hall, the Town Hall and the famous Bonn Marktplatz.

We will also take a stroll through the city’s charming market square, the Marktplatz, where you will see the medieval town hall and the beautiful fountain. This is also a great place to grab a bite to eat or do some shopping.

Next, we will visit the Bonn Art Museum, which is home to an impressive collection of art and artifacts from the region. The museum is known for its collection of works by famous artists such as Picasso, Monet, and Cezanne.

After visiting the museum, we will take a walk through the city’s beautiful gardens, such as the Botanical Garden, which is home to a wide variety of plants and flowers, and the Rheinaue Park, which is a popular spot for visitors to relax and enjoy the fresh air.

Finally, we will walk to the Rhine river, which is the lifeline of Bonn and offers stunning views of the city and the surrounding area. This is a perfect spot to take a walk or enjoy a picnic while taking in the views of the river and the nearby Siebengebirge hills.

Bonn Free Tour will end at the Rhine river, where your guide will give you some tips on where to eat, drink and shop in the city.

Frequent asked questions

What is the maximum number of participants for this Free Walking Tour in Bonn?

The maximum number of participants is 30 people, although we normally have 15.

Can this free tour be done for one single group?

If you want a tour for only your group, please request a quotation for a private tour.

Can my children participate in this walking tour?

Of course, in Free Tour Bonn everyone is welcome.

Do we see all the places listed in the itinerary?

The itinerary of this tour may change sometimes.

What should you bring?

Check the weather on the day of the tour to make sure you bring and umbrella in case is raining. Bring comfortable shoes, cash and a big smile 🙂