Heart of Germany

From $1,648 | 7 Days | 6 Guided Tours | 1 Country

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Heart of Germany

From $1,648 | 7 Days | 6 Guided Tours | 1 Country

Watch Video

Heart of Germany

From $1,648 | 7 Days | 6 Guided Tours | 1 Country

Watch Video

Heart of Germany

From $1,648 | 7 Days | 6 Guided Tours | 1 Country

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This holiday season, sail along the picturesque Main River between Frankfurt and Nuremberg. Explore the Franconian and Bavarian regions of Germany, tour the dramatic sandstone ruins of Heidelberg Castle, ride along the Romantic Road to Rothenburg, see the sights of historic Nuremberg, and perhaps best of all, experience Germany’s world-famous Christmas markets. Find out how so many of our seasonal traditions began on this unforgettable journey.

The Magic of European Christmas: Cruises sailing from November 30 through December 13 will include Christmas markets. Here, the spirit and romance of the holidays come alive with the scent of gingerbread and the tunes of traditional carols around every corner. Whichever Christmas markets you visit, you’ll enjoy a wonderful feast of tasty treats, as well as dozens of stalls brimming with unique and inspiring handcrafted gifts.
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CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

Below is a sampling of ports, excursions, and attractions that are featured on this Viking cruise.

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Explore the Franconian and Bavarian regions along the Main River, tour Heidelberg Castle, ride along the Romantic Road to Rothenburg, and visit historic Nuremberg.

Nuremberg, Germany

The second largest city in Bavaria, Nuremberg is filled with Gothic churches and traditional half-timbered houses.

Bamberg, Germany

Founded in 902, Bamberg remains a medieval-looking city known for its symphony orchestra and specialty, “smoke” beer.

Würzburg, Germany

Surrounded by Franconian vineyards, Würzburg was heavily damaged during World War II, but has since been completely restored.

Heidelberg, Germany

Germany’s oldest university town, Heidelberg is situated in the Neckar Valley just east of the Rhine.

Frankfurt, Germany

The city today is an attractive blend of old and new, with landmarks like the Gothic Saint Bartholomew’s Cathedral, Saint Paul’s Church, and the Archeological Garden.

Cruise Itinerary For Nuremberg to Frankfurt

Below is the itinerary for the Heart of Germany cruise, traveling from Nuremberg to Frankfurt. For additional details, view the complete itinerary.

Heart of Germany

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