1-800-627-3753 Speak to a Cruise Expert

Cruises

Refine your search

Kiel Cruises

Kiel Cruises

Kiel, Germany
Average Yearly High Temperature in Fahrenheit (°F)
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
38 38 44 50 60 65 69 69 63 54 45 40

Show Kiel Sailings

Overview

Kiel is an old port city situated on the Kiel Fjord. Strategically located to control the gateway to the Baltic Sea, Kiel has a long and rich naval history. While the city center was destroyed and rebuilt after World War II, much of the waterfront area survived and is still thriving. Visitors will experience an urban feel, plenty of beautiful green space, active nightlife, and relaxed ambiance, while a maritime theme influences everything from culture, to architecture, and from notable sites, to cuisine.

Things to Do

Surrounding Areas Of Interest

  • Altstadt (Old Town)- Lined with family owned shops and boutique stores, Old City is a great place to sit and enjoy a meal or coffee at one the many restaurants and coffee houses. While most of Alstadt is new, there are still a few remaining buildings that harken back to an earlier age.
  • Vorstadt- Located right next to Alstadt, this area is home to the Town Hall, Opera House, and the Sophienhof shopping center. This is also a great place to seek out museums.

Hotels

Hotel Astor Kiel by Campanile
Address: Holstenpl. 1-2, 24103 Kiel, Germany
Phone: +49 431 99790
1.0 miles from Cruise Terminal

Atlantic Hotel Kiel
Address: Raiffeisenstraße 2, 24103 Kiel, Germany
Phone: +49 431 374990
1.1 miles from Cruise Terminal

Activities

  • Visit the Laboe Naval Memorial dedicated to the fallen during World War I and II. Head up to the top for great panoramic views of the city and the water. Then, go explore the German U-boat down below that has been decommissioned and turned into a technical museum.
  • Head down to Kiellinie, the 2.2 mile waterfront promenade where tourists and locals alike can stroll, bike, and skate and enjoy the fresh air. Relax and watch the sailboats pass by and the giant cruise ships come in and maybe get a small snack at one of the cafes to people watch. Don’t miss out on sampling kieler sprotte, the local smoked fish specialty.

Family Friendly

  • Everyone will love the Kiel Maritime Museum that illustrate the city’s ties to the sea and its history. Set in the old Gothic Revival fish auction house, kids will love the exhibits of fishing boats, historical nautical tools, and model ships. At the end, visit the old dock next door to view some of the old historical vessels.
  • Don’t miss out on the Kiel Zoological Museum, one of the oldest natural history museums. The museum is home to very unique collection dating back to the 17th century. The whole family will love the huge blue and sperm whale skeletons hanging from the ceiling along with other marine collections.

Sports

Soccer/Fußball
Kieler SV Holstein
Holstein-Stadion: Westring 501, 24106 Kiel, Germany

Driving Directions

Ostseekai Cruise Terminal
24103 Kiel, Germany

 

Map

How It Works

Vacationing has never been easier or cheaper with the help of a dedicated travel consultant from AffordableTours.com

Free Quote

Free Quote


Find your perfect trip on our website and simply request a free quote. Need to speak to a live person? Call us 7 days a week at 1-800-627-3753. No robots here!


Dedicated Travel Consultant

Dedicated Travel Consultant


Your personal travel consultant will reach out and be your point of contact for your entire travel experience from start to finish. Did we mention you'll be working with an award winning team? Sweet!


Lowest Price Guaranteed

Lowest Price Guaranteed


Because we're one of the largest sellers of travel, we're able to give you a discount on your vacation package. No one beats our prices!


Stress Free Travel

Stress Free Travel


Knowing you got the best deal, all that's left is for you to pack your bags and enjoy your vacation!



Better Business Bureau

AffordableTours.com is a proud recipient of the Better Business Bureau (BBB) awards 2006-2017.

It Pays To Refer! Earn Up To $200!

It's simple: Sign up your friends, family, and anyone to us and when they book you will receive an American Express gift card worth up to $200 in the mail for simply referring.

Read More

Get discounts by Email!