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Beautiful Lübeck: Shared Shore Excursion from Kiel Port

Embark on a shared shore excursion of Lubeck from the port of Kiel. Explore the historic charm of this medieval city, visiting landmarks like the Holstentor and Marienkirche. Our guided tour offers a comfortable pick-up and drop-off at the port, ensuring a seamless experience.

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If you are docking in the port of Kiel, let us take you on an adventure to one of the most iconic and picturesque towns in Northern Germany and Europe - the medieval town of Lübeck, the red-brick city of the Hansa, Thomas Mann and Günther Grass. 

Visit this enchanting and breathtaking German town in the comfort of an air-conditioned vehicle picking up and dropping off directly at your cruise ship, and a passionate local guide who will take you to all of its gems. 

Marvel at its iconic gate, one of the most recognized symbols of the Baltic, see the stunning St Mary's Basilica - the predecessor of all red-brick Gothic Churches in this region, dating back from the mid-13th century. 

Spend some time exploring on your own, with a German snack, beer and some souvenir shopping!

At the end of the tour, travel back in comfort directly to your ship, arriving with plenty of time to spare before its departure!

What's included

  • Pick up and drop off at the port of Kiel
  • Modern, air-conditioned bus transportation
  • In Lubeck: friendly and passionate local guide (please note there will be no guide present on the bus during the journey, the host only joins in Lubeck)
  • 2 to 3-hour Guided tour of the city
  • Free time for a snack, beer or some souvenir shopping
  • Gratuities are welcome if you enjoy your tour. We recommend 10% for guides, and 5% for bus drivers
  • Entrance fees (none will be required during your tour)
  • Meals and drinks


Port of Kiel

Enjoy a special day trip from Kiel Port to the historic city of Lübeck. This tour is tailored for our cruise ship passengers, and offers a delightful exploration of Lübeck's famous red-brick Gothic architecture and its Hanseatic history. Your adventure begins at Kiel Port where an air-conditioned vehicle awaits to transport you to Lübeck. Sit back, relax, and take in the sights during the drive.



Upon arrival in Lübeck, you will be greeted by your local guide. With deep knowledge and a passion for the city, your guide is ready to show you all the remarkable sites and share their fascinating stories.



The first stop is the historic Holsten Gate. This iconic structure, built in 1464, is a standout example of medieval Gothic architecture, and serves as a memorable introduction to Lübeck's rich past.


Lubeck Altstadt

Continue the tour by exploring the city center. Take a stroll through the bustling marketplace, and admire the grand Town Hall. Each of these locations offers a unique glimpse into the city's history and culture.



The tour's main highlight is a visit to the St Mary's Church, a beautiful Gothic Basilica known for its red-brick construction. This stunning building, with the tallest brick vault in the world, is an architectural landmark in the Baltic Region.


Lubeck Markt

After the guided tour, enjoy some personal time. Feel free to explore local shops, sample traditional German dishes, or simply wander and soak up the atmosphere in the city's charming streets.

Port of Kiel

After the tour and free time, you will be whisked back onto your cruise ship, with plenty of time to spare before its departure.

Important Information

Meeting and Pickup:

Our representatives will be waiting for you outside the terminal entrance, with the sign "Vexperio."

Cancellation Policy:

- For groups of 1-6 people: free cancellation up to 48 hours in advance.

- For groups of 7+ people: free cancellation up to up to 7 days ahead. From 6 days in advance to 48 hours in advance, a 50% fee will apply.

- Cancellations less than 48 hours ahead or no-shows result in no refund.

Starting times in the 2024 season: 

Friday, May 17, 24 7:30 - Nieuw Statendam (7-hour tour)
Tuesday, May 21, 2024 7 : 30 - Norwegian Getaway
Wednesday, June 5, 2024 7 : 30 - ms Zuiderdam
Friday, June 14, 2024 7 : 30 - Norwegian Dawn
Friday, July 19, 2024 9 : 30 - Oceania Marina
Friday, August9 2024 8:30 - Serenade of the Seas (7-hour tour)
Saturday, September 21, 2024 7 : 30 - Norwegian Dawn
Wednesday, October 9, 2024 7 : 30 - ms Rotterdam

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