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Berlin City Cruise
Berlin City Cruise
Soak in the rich history and culture of the beautiful capital city of Germany on a cruise with the Berlin Boat City Tour. The river cruise offers a unique experience of Berlin that you will remember for a lifetime. The German capital lies on the banks of the Spree River and is known for its historical attractions. The Berlin cruise tour is the best way to explore these sights and see the city in a different light.
The German capital is known for its historical attractions and beautiful architecture. The Berlin Boat City Tour offers the perfect opportunity to soak in the beauty and admire iconic landmarks like the Berlin Cathedral, Nikolaiviertel, Reichstag, Government District, House of World Cultures, Humboldt Forum, Bellevue Palace, Victory Column, and more.
Live commentary is another exciting feature of these tours. You will either be accompanied by a professional guide or be provided with audio headsets featuring interesting facts and stories about the city and the attractions that the tour will cover. Learn about the history and culture of the German capital as you sail along the river.
What makes it the best Berlin boat tour is the fact that the river cruise offers excellent service that include comfortable seating, cozy interiors as well as open spaces on the deck to soak in the beauty of the city. Food and drink options are also available. All you have to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful view of the city without any worry.
Over 400 kilometers long, Spree River is the main tributary of the Havel River. It begins in the mountains of Lusatian near Neugersdorf and flows to Bautzen in the north, where it breaks up into two parts. The Spree River empties into the Elbe near Havelberg in Germany.
Built between 1848 and 1859, the 12.2 kilometers long Berlin-Spandauer Schifffahrtskanal is an important canal in the city that connects the Havel River in Spandau with the Spree River near Hauptbahnhof in Berlin. It serves as a direct route from the Spree River to the Oder-Havel Canal.
Constructed in 1956, the 3.1 kilometer long Westhafen Canal located in Berlin connects with the Westhafen inland port and the Berlin-Spandau Shipping Canal at its eastern end, and the Spree River in Charlottenburg at its western end. It replaces the Charlottenburg Canal partially and has no locks.
Built over the Spree River, the Jannowitz Bridge connects Heinrich Heine Straße and Brückenstraße in Mitte with Alexanderplatz. It was originally constructed as a wooden bridge in 1822 but was then replaced with an iron girder bridge in 1932.
Located in the district of Treptow-Köpenick in Berlin, Plänterwald is a German neighborhood most famous for its now-defunct amusement park. It was a part of Treptow and the site of the former town hall before 2001.
Nikolaiviertel is believed to be the birthplace of Berlin. It is the city’s oldest residential quarter situated on the eastern shore of the Spree near the majestic Rotes Rathaus and Berlin's famous Fernsehturm.
Frederick Street or Friedrichstraße is an important cultural and commerce street in Berlin. It runs from the northern edge of Mitte to the Hallesches Tor in Kreuzberg district.
Reichstag is an iconic government building that has been the seat of the Bundestag, the lower house of the German parliament, since 1999. Completed in 1894, the building served as the venue for the German Empire's Imperial Diet until it was ravaged by a fire in 1933.
Also known as Regierungsviertel, the Government District of Berlin is a popular neighbourhood housing most of the city’s legislative and executive headquarters. The area is known for being home to some of the most unique government buildings with beautiful architecture.
Also called the Evangelical Supreme Parish and Collegiate Church, the Berlin Cathedral is a highly decorated German Evangelical church and royal mausoleum. A part of Museum Island, the cathedral is known for its architecture and religious and historical significance.
A designated UNESCO World Heritage Site, Museum Isle is a complex of museums located on the northern tip of the Spree Island. It is one of the most popular and iconic landmarks in the city and an important European museum known for its cultural and architectural relevance.
Haus der Kulturen der Welt is the national center for the presentation and discussion of international contemporary arts. It places special emphasis on non-European cultures and societies and hosts art exhibitions, theatre and dance performances, author readings, concerts, film screenings, academic conferences, and more.
The Humboldt Forum is a museum built in honour of Prussian scholars Wilhelm and Alexander von Humboldt and is dedicated to art, culture, and human history. It hosts public events and temporary exhibitions and also houses non-European collections of the Berlin State Museums.
Bellevue Palace is situated near the Berlin Victory Column on the banks of the River Spree. It was originally constructed as the private residence for Prince Ferdinand of Prussia but has been serving as the official residence of the President of Germany since 1994.
Nicknamed Goldelse, the Victory Column is a monument constructed to honour the victory of Prussia in the Second Schleswig War. By the time it was inaugurated, Prussia had also won the Austro and Franco-Prussian wars following which the bronze sculpture of Victoria, the Roman goddess of victory, was added to the monument.
Pier "Alte Börse"
Pier "Alte Börse"
A Berlin Boat City Tour is a river cruise that takes you around the German capital showing you a different side of the city and its historical attractions.
The Berlin Boat City Tour offers stunning views of the city and its iconic landmarks like the Berlin Cathedral, Museum Island, Berlin-Spandau Shipping Canal, Jannowitz Bridge, Frederick Street, Humboldt Forum, and more.
A Berlin river cruise allows you to see the city’s popular attractions and learn more about the rich history and culture of the German capital with the help of a professional guide or an audio headset containing all the information you need about the place and the tour. Sit back, relax, and soak in the views while enjoying some nice food and a drink.
The timings depend on the tour you choose - Sightseeing, Dinner, or City Tour cruises. Please refer to your tickets for further information.
You can book a Berlin river cruise online.
Most of the tours are open all year round and can be done any time of the year. If you want amazing photographs of Berlin and its landmarks, go on a tour during the day, otherwise take a sunset or a night tour and enjoy a boat ride under the stars.
Yes. A Berlin Boat City Tour is worth it because you get to experience the city from a different perspective and also admire the beautiful views of Berlin as you sail along the Spree River.