Heidelberg (Germany)

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Heidelberg cruise port

Region
Europe Rivers

Local Time
23:35 21 Aug 2018

Coordinates
49.41171 N, 8.68204 E

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Heidelberg is a Neckar River (Rhine River) cruise port, located in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region (south-western Germany). With population around 150,000, the city is Baden-Wurttemberg state's 5th-largest - after Stuttgart, Karlsruhe, Mannheim and Freiburg im Breisgau. Neckar River flows into Rhine River approx 22 km (14 ml) northwest (in Mannheim).

Heidelberg (Germany)

Among Heidelberg's landmarks are the Heidelberg University (Germany's oldest), Heidelberg Castle, Old Town (baroque-style architecture), Philosophenweg (Philosophers' Walk), churches, Carl Bosch Museum, Deutsches Verpackungsmuseum (packing and wrapping goods), Kurpfalzisches Museum (Roman archeological artifacts).

Heidelberg (Germany) river cruise port

  • Heidelberg's Altstadt (Old Town), is on the river's south bank and dominated by the Heidelberg Castle. Its ruins are 80 m (260 m) above the river, on the steep slopes of the Königstuhl hill.
  • The Hauptstrasse (Main Street) is approx 2 km (1 ml) and runs the entire old town's length.
  • Heiliggeistkirche (Church of the Holy Spirit) is a late Gothic church in the old town.
  • The majority of the working population is occupied in service industries, including tourism, as the city attracts over 3,5 million tourists per year.
  • Printing and publishing are important sources of income. Among the major employers are the Walldorf (IT center) and the SAP (software corporation) World Headquarters. Also here are the headquarters of HeidelbergCement (world's 2nd largest producer).
  • Through western Heidelberg runs Bundesautobahn 5 - highway connection to Frankfurt am Main (to the north) and Karlsruhe (to the south). Bundesautobahn 656 starts west of the city, and connects it with Mannheim. Both autobans meet at the city's intersection. Bundesautobahn 656 connects to Bundesautobahn 6 at the Mannheim intersection (towards Stuttgart). Bundesstrasse 3 (Frankfurt–Karlsruhe) also runs through the city (north–south), while east–west runs Bundesstrasse 37 (Mannheim–Eberbach). Both streets intersect at Bismarckplatz (in the city center). Bundesautobahn 535 starts in the south of the city, running to Schwetzingen.
  • The city's Hauptbahnhof (Central Train Station) is on the Rhine Valley Railway. The railway is served by InterCityExpress (high-speed trains) and by Euro City trains.

Highlights: Schloss Heidelberg, Old University town, Heiliggeistkirche

Port Heidelberg cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Heidelberg, Germany. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
3 August, 2018
Friday
Scylla Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Inspire
3 August, 2018
Friday
Scylla Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Grace
6 August, 2018
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Ingvi
7 August, 2018
Tuesday
Avalon Waterways Cruises cruise lineAvalon Affinity
9 August, 2018
Thursday
Scylla Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Grace
10 August, 2018
Friday
Saga Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Rex Rheni
14 August, 2018
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Ingvi
17 August, 2018
Friday
Scylla Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Inspire
18 August, 2018
Saturday
Scylla Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Jane Austen
20 August, 2018
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Ingvi
21 August, 2018
Tuesday
Scylla Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Grace
21 August, 2018
Tuesday
Avalon Waterways Cruises cruise lineAvalon Affinity
23 August, 2018
Thursday
Scylla Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Emily Bronte
26 August, 2018
Sunday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS William Shakespeare
28 August, 2018
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Ingvi
29 August, 2018
Wednesday
Emerald Waterways Cruises cruise lineEmerald Star

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