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Press release: Cast off!

KölnTourist gets ready for the start of the boat tours in March 2024 KölnTourist Personenschifffahrt was on winter break for two months. But there was a lot going on behind the scenes. In 2024, guests of the family-run company can expect a completely renovated ship, a range of new services and projects as well as a varied program of cruises and events with the MS RheinPerle [...]

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Award for junior bargemen from KölnTourist

The family company's trainee team climbs the winner's podium in the BMDV, BDB and BDS video blog competition Jakob Betz, one of KölnTourist Personenschifffahrt's inland navigation trainees, proudly presents the historic machine telegraph in the wheelhouse of the MS Stadt Köln and explains what it was used for. Later, he meets up with his fellow trainees Jenni Rittel and Cedric Adam, KölnTourist trainer Christian Hentschel

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Press release: Educational impulses for the next generation of inland skippers

Young nautical professionals from all over Germany meet in Cologne for the fourth nautical workshop Everyone is currently talking about the shortage of skilled workers. But there are also ways to proactively counter this. Companies in the inland shipping industry are increasingly focusing on training and further education in order to get young people interested in this extraordinary profession. An important building block here is the

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Press release: "Floating Bars", the fifth

KölnTourist offers a floating stage for hip-hop and urban sounds Cologne, 28.08.2023 Cologne is much more than just Kölsche Tön and carnival music. Young musicians from the Rhineland can also do things differently. A wonderful example of this are the artists who are storming the floating stage on board the MS RheinLand at the "Floating Bars" event series, namely with hip-hop, R'n'B and

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Press release: A summer for connoisseurs

KölnTourist takes its guests on a "culinary trip around the world" To celebrate its 30th anniversary, KölnTourist Personenschiffahrt has come up with something very special. Anyone who may not be able to travel this year but would still like to get a taste of the big wide world can enjoy delicious specialties from Greece for an evening on board the MS RheinCargo,

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Press release: Hip-Hop, R'n'B and Urban Sounds on the Rhine

MS RheinLand becomes a floating stage for up-and-coming artists This only happens once on the Rhine: up-and-coming artists from the regional urban music scene perform live on board a ship, setting the Rhine on fire. For the fourth time, KölnTourist Personenschifffahrt and Bonn-based rapper Phily Van will be presenting a live performance on May 20, 2023 as part of the

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Promotion of young nautical talent

Prospective inland navigation skippers from all over Germany receive valuable impetus for their training in Cologne All good things come in threes: the next generation of inland navigation skippers will be coming to the cathedral city in November to receive support for their training. For the third time, trainees from all years of their apprenticeship in inland navigation will be able to prepare for their block training during a nautical workshop.

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Future ahoy!

KölnTourist Personenschifffahrt supports the next generation in inland navigation in nautical workshops This year, future inland navigation skippers from all over Germany are once again coming to Cologne. The family-run company KölnTourist Personenschiffahrt am Dom GmbH is organizing the so-called Nautical Workshop on its Cologne-based passenger ships for the second time. The Nautical Workshop is aimed at

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