This shore excursion takes you on a journey through the picturesque shore towns of Warnemünde and Rostock. The tour 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!
Please note this tour cannot be run from ships docking in Rostock as there is no access to public transportation in this port. This tour is only offered to ship which dock in Warnemuende Port.
Meet at the Warnemuende Rostock pier and start with a walking tour of Warnemuende. 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.
Head to Rostock on the public train and tram 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.
Inside visit to St. Marien Church with astronomical clock and continue guided walk
Time at leisure for example for shopping or a snack. Enjoy some time for browsing or shopping before returning to the port by tram and train again.
All times are approximate times and will be adapted to the docking times of the ship. The tour typically starts at 9:00AM but for ships docking at 9:30AM the tour departure will be at 9:45AM.
Please note this tour is only offered from ships docking in Warnemünde and cannot be offered from the following ships docking in Rostock, Überseehafen.
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