As the birthplace of Ludwig Van Beethoven and former capital of West Germany, the city offers a host of historical and cultural attractions for visitors. Highlights include the Das Bonner Munster, one of the oldest churches in Germany, and the Doppelkirche 'double church', famous for its frescos. The city is also home to a number of galleries and museums including one dedicated to the life of Beethoven and another dedicated to Egyptian antiquities. Arranging car rental in the city makes it easy to see much more of Germany during your stay. Drive north for half an hour and you reach the beautiful city of Cologne with its stunning cathedral and riverfront setting. To the west, the Roman spa town of Zulpich can be reached in just 45 minutes. Explore more by booking great value car hire before you travel.