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Gengenbach (Germany)

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Local Time
2019-10-22 18:28

min: 48 °F (8 °C) / max: 61 °F (16 °C) 57°F
Wind: 358°/ 1.7 m/s  Gust: 2.3 m/sWind: 358°/ 1.7 m/s  Gust: 2.3 m/sLight breeze
1.7 m/s
Min / Max Temperature61 °F / 16 °C
48 °F / 9 °C

Gengenbach is a Kinzig River (Rhine River) cruise port and town in Germany's Baden-Wurttemberg state (Ortenau district) with population around 11,000. The riverport is among the most-popular travel destinations in Schwarzwald (Black Forest / large forested mountain in southwestern Germany). Kinzig (a tributary of River Rhine) has length approx 93 km (58 ml). Schwarzwald's nearest large cities are Karlsruhe, Baden-Baden, Kehl-Strasbourg, Offenburg, Freiburg.

Gengenbach (Germany) river cruise port

The town emerged around an 8th-century Benedectine Abbey (monastery) and is best-known for its annual Gengenbacher Fasend (history-themed carnival with traditional costumes and carved wooden masks). Downtown's Old Town (Altstadt) has well-preserved medieval buildings. Another famous landmark is the 18th-century Town Hall with world's largest advent calendar (consisting of 24 windows). Other popular annual events are wine festival (late-September) and Martinimarkt (2-day funfair in November).

In Gengenbach starts Schwarzwald-Querweg Gengenbach-Alpirsbach (Gengenbach-Alpirsbach Black Forest Trail). The town is also on the pilgrimage route Kinzigtaler Jakobusweg and on the popular hiking path Kandelhohenweg.

As cruise port, Gengenbach was included in the "Christmas Markets" (November-December) 2019 schedule of AmaWaterways - one of Europe's largest river cruise companies. Next table shows company's 7-day itinerary between homeports Amsterdam and Basel (Zurich), with prices from ~USD 2000 pp.

Date / TimePort
23-24 Nov (overnight)Departing from Amsterdam, Holland
25 NovCologne, Germany
26 NovRhine Gorge
26 NovRudesheim am Rhein, Germany
27 NovLudwigshafen am Rhein, Germany
28 NovKehl-Strasbourg, Germany-France
28 NovGengenbach, Germany
29 NovBreisach am Rhein, Germany
30 NovArriving in Basel, Switzerland

Port Gengenbach 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 Gengenbach, Germany. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

29 November, 2019
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaSerena
30 November, 2019
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaKristina

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