Decín is an Elbe River cruise port and city in Czech Republic (central-north location), with population around 50,000. Among the main tourist attractions is the Decín Castle - built on a hill (near the cruise ship docking area) and overlooking the river.
The city incorporates two towns (on each side of the river) - Old Town (on Elbe's right bank) and Podmokly (aka Bodenbach, on the left bank). Elbe Valley railway (connecting Prague with Dresden) runs nearby. Train travel time from Decin to Prague (country's capital) is approx 1,5 hours. A highway runs along the river and across the German border to Bad Schandau. City's economy is based on sheet-metal production, food, textiles, chemicals, soap, beer, printing and publishing industries.
As cruise port, Decin is included in the regular schedule of world's largest river cruise company - Viking. Next table shows company's 5-day itinerary between homeports Decin and Lutherstadt Wittenberg.
|Date / Time||Port|
|14 Apr||Departing from Decin, Czech Republic|
|15 Apr||Bad Schandau, Germany|
|15 Apr||Scenic Cruising|
|16 Apr||Dresden, Germany|
|17 Apr||Meissen, Germany|
|17 Apr||Torgau, Germany|
|18 Apr / 19 Apr (overnight)||Arriving in Lutherstadt Wittenberg, Germany|
The 5-day cruisetour is operated by company's two newbuild boats (Viking Longships) on Elbe River - the 2015-built sisterships Astrild and Beyla. Prices start from ~USD 3400 per person (double occupancy).
Port Decin 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 Decin, Czech Republic. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|13 May, 2020|
|MS Katharina von Bora||22:00|
|14 May, 2020|
|MS Katharina von Bora||06:00|