If you are travelling on a cruise ship docking in the port of Rostock and Warnemünde, this local, informative and relaxed shore excursion will be perfect for you! Explore the area with a knowledgeable tour guide.
This shore excursion is adjusted to each ship’s docking times, returning with plenty of time to spare before its departure. Our expert team has been organizing these tours for nearly a decade. We have never missed a cruise ship’s departure and imparted our knowledge and enthusiasm for our unique and beautiful city to thousands of satisfied passengers!Description
Your tour starts directly in front of the cruise terminal. An enthusiastic local guide will share insight into the local history and present with you and take you to the most prominent places in Warnemuende and Rostock.
The tour starts with a stroll through Warnemuende, the fisherman's village and seaside resort your ship docks in today.
See the typical gabled houses of the 18th and 19th century with their half-timbered facades and ornamented doors and gables. The authentic "Old Stream" canal with its fisherman's boats, boutiques, cafés and often street art performance is an absolute must-see. Above all towers the lighthouse of 1898 and the sandy beach.
An approx. 30 min train ride away is the heart of Rostock, the biggest and most well known city of Mecklenburg county. This old hanseatic and university town offers a rich variety of sights and photo opportunities. During your guided walk of the historic center see the splendid town hall, lively market square, historic university, medieval monastery of the Holy Cross as well as the buzzling boulevard Kroepeliner Strasse and the brick gothic town wall and mighty town gates. An inside visit to the impressive basilica St. Marien with its baroque organ and fascinating astronomical clock of 1472 is another highlight. Your guide unveils the past and present of Rostock.
Enjoy some time for browsing or shopping before returning to the port by tram and train again.
09.00 am meet at pier and start with a walking tour of Warnemuende
10.00 am head to Rostock on the public train and tram
10.30 am walking tour of Rostock old town
incl. town hall, boulevard, university, town wall & gates, monastery, merchant’s homes
inside visit to St. Marien Church with astronomical clock and continue guided walk
12.30 pm time at leisure for example for shopping or a snack
01.30 pm return to Warnemuende by public train and tram
02.00 pm arrive back at the ship
All times are approximate times and will be adapted to the docking times of the ship. For ships docking at 9:30 am the tour departure will be at 9:45 am.Highlights
Please note this tour is only offered from ships docking in Warnemünde and cannot be offered from the following ships docking in Rostock, Überseehafen: Celebrity Silhouette on the 18th of July and Celebrity Silhouette on the 1st of August.
: Rostock, GermanyDuration
: 5 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.