Cruising in Germany

The following barges cruise in this area:

Barge Name Price Range (per person) and Maximum number of guests
8 guests

Cruise through the smaller Berlin canals and go on to explore the Mecklenberg Lake region, or Trier to Koblenz on the Moselle River. Pleasant temperatures and wonderful scenery make this area a ‘must see’!

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Where is it?

Berlin and the Mecklenberg Lakes, mid Germany. Trier to Koblenz through the Moselle Valley and the Neckar Valley.

What are the cruises like?

As the former capital of Prussia, Berlin enjoys it historic status as the capital of modern Germany. Exploring the grand German waterways this is a cruise to thrill and excite, with the truly vibrant atmosphere that pervades this beautifully scenic country.

How does this area compare with others in Europe?

Among these friendly people you will soon feel ’at home’. The waterways can be quite wide, so open views and horizons are often enjoyed. Fine weather and authentic German specialities (with an international twist!) are all here to be savoured. La Nouvelle Etoile (below-right) is one of the most luxurious barges in Europe—surely reason enough to come!

Why would I want to cruise here?

- Because you want to explore this fine, historic region of Germany.

- Because you are interested in European history, art, architecture and more...

- Because you love good food and would like to experience something slightly different to the usual French influenced cuisine.

- Because you like German beer and wish to taste a variety of some of the very best in the world.

- Because you love nature, wildlife, clear, fresh air and want to escape from a hectic lifestyle for a while.

- Because you wish to be pampered on one of our inviting barges cruising in this area!

How can I travel to this area?

Flying to Germany makes a lot of sense for many of our clients. Here are the main airports of interest in this cruising region:
  • Frankfurt International - 12km from the centre of Frankfurt
        Offers scheduled international flights.
  • Berlin Airports (Tegel and Schoenfeld) - Both airports are around 12km from the city centre.
        Offer scheduled flights to European destinations plus some North American destinations.
  • Luxembourg - 5km from the centre of Luxembourg and 5km from the German border
        Offers scheduled flights to European and North African destinations

Phone: +33 561 59 20 07, Fax: +33 561 59 23 54
Phone (Toll-Free from USA + Canada): 1-800-688-0245

The Barge Cruise Company Ltd, 2 Allée de Castelnouvel, 31490 Léguevin