Local people and thousands of visitors celebrate the New Year’s Eve every year in Cologne. Apart from the spectacular midnight fireworks display, there are many other things to enjoy in Cologne on the NYE. The fireworks display can be viewed comfortably either from the banks of the Rhine River or from one of the bridges across the river. By evening on December 31, the police may block some of the places in view of large crowd. Hence those who want to get an ideal spot to watch the fireworks may have to occupy the place a little earlier. Frankenwerft and Rheinpark are two ideal places on the river bank for clear views of the festivities.
Those who want to be away from the crowd and watch the extravaganza from a calm place will go to the other side of the River Rhine in Deutz. Here one can get the best views. Those who want to be far away from the crowd go to the river bank in Poll, where they can enjoy spectacular views of the celebration. The atmosphere in Cologne will be quite exciting throughout the night of the NYE. After enjoying the breathtaking fireworks display many people opt for the hottest way to celebrate the NYE. Celebration of NYE in Cologne is in fact celebration on the banks of the Rhine River.
River cruise for NYE
Many people in Cologne celebrate the NYE on the River Rhine. They get into a party boat on the river. The party boats offer a host of programs during the cruise. There will be dance, music, DJ and other shows in the party boat. The party boats make it an exclusive evening for entertainment and enjoyment. The party boat is one of the hottest ways to enjoy the NYE. Those in the party boat enjoy special buffet meal, specially chosen wines and beer, etc. The pleasant boat ride with music, dance, buffet, wines, soft drinks and disco party is indeed a great way of celebrating the NYE. On board the cruise the guests enjoy the grand NYE buffet along with drinks, memorable views of Cologne City, the stunning fireworks display and a live band – all together making it a great evening full of excitement.
Hotels for NYE
Those who are in Cologne to celebrate the NYE can have either an exciting party or a grand gala. It is an amazing experience to join the merry making people of Cologne on the occasion of the NYE and view the awesome fireworks display in the beautiful town. The hotels in Cologne offer grand New Year’s Eve parties. They make special offers to those who book the party in advance. The special offers for the NYE party include Welcome drink, NYE buffet, breakfast buffet and two overnights stay.
Cologne is one among the most popular cities in Germany and the visitors from other places or countries find time to visit the Christmas markets, old town and the Gothic Cathedral. Here one can also enjoy the easy going night life. The disco party boat is a cheaper option. Unlimited beer and soft drinks and snacks are provided in it. The boat that leaves at 9 pm returns to Cologne by 1 am.