Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Nippes

The area's monuments and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Nippes. Travelers appreciate the parks in this welcoming city. Cologne Cathedral and Romano-Germanic Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Nippes

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Nippes has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • MMC Studios (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Cologne Zoo (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Cologne Cable Car (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Claudius Therme (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Aqualand Freizeitbad am Fuhlinger See (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Odysseum (3.7 mi / 6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Nippes

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Nippes. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Flittarder Rheinaue (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Flora Cologne (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Japanischer Garten (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Carl-Duisberg-Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Fühlinger See (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Stadtgarten (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Nippes

The nearest airport is in Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn), located 10.1 mi (16.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), which is 21.6 mi (34.7 km) away.

You can see more of Nippes by jumping on the metro at Scheibenstrasse U-Bahn, Wilhelm Sollmann Strasse U-Bahn or Mollwitzstrasse U-Bahn.

Where to stay around Nippes?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 385 vacation rentals near Nippes. From 27 Houses to 2 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Nippes for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Nippes?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Nippes. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Düsseldorf: 396 vacation rentals
  • Bonn: 236 vacation rentals
  • Altstadt: 45 vacation rentals
  • Cologne Cathedral: 600 vacation rentals
  • Cologne HBF: 596 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Nippes! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Nippes?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Nippes:

  • Düsseldorf: 396 rentals
  • Bonn: 236 rentals
  • Bergisch Gladbach: 407 rentals
  • Solingen: 304 rentals
  • Sankt Augustin: 183 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Nippes?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Nippes are:

  • Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN): 602 vacation rentals
  • Bonn (QBB-Bonn Bus Station): 617 vacation rentals
  • Neuss (ZOQ): 416 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.