Strasbourg is a Rhine River cruise port in France. The city is the capital and largest in Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine region (eastern France). It is located near the border with Germany (just across the river is Kehl) and has population around 280,000 (metro around 780,000) ranking it France's 9th largest.
- Strasbourg is the seat of a number of European institutions, including the Council of Europe (with the European Court of Human Rights, European Directorate for Quality of Medicines and European Audiovisual Observatory) and Eurocorps, as well as the European Ombudsman of the EU and the European Parliament. The city is also the seat of Central Commission for Navigation on Rhine and International Institute of Human Rights.
- The city is also famous for its sandstone Gothic Cathedral with astronomical clock, as well as for the medieval cityscape of Rhineland timber-framed black-and-white buildings, particularly in Petite France district or "tanners' district" (Gerberviertel) alongside the Ill and in the squares and streets surrounding the cathedral, where Maison Kammerzell stands out.
- In 1988 the historic city centre of Strasbourg, Grand Island (Grande Ile), was classified World Heritage site by UNESCO, the first time such an honour was placed on entire city centre. The city of Strasbourg is immersed in Franco-German culture. Though violently argued throughout history, it has been a cultural bridge between Germany and France for centuries, especially via the University of Strasbourg, now the 2nd largest in France, as well as the coexistence of Protestant and Catholic culture. Strasbourg Grand Mosque, which is the largest Islamic place of worship found in France, was inaugurated on September 27, 2012 by French Interior Minister Manuel Valls.
- Economically, Strasbourg is a major centre of engineering and manufacturing, as well as a hub of rail, road and river transportation.
Highlights: Cathedral, Place Gutenberg, Orangery, European Parliament, Keyl
Port Strasbourg 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 Strasbourg, France. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
The Strasbourg cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Strasbourg, France.
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