Merzig (Germany)

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Merzig cruise port

Region
Europe Rivers

Local Time
11:01 25 Mar 2019

Coordinates
49.44896 N, 6.63737 E

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Merzig is a Saar River (Moselle River) cruise port and town in Germany's Saarland state, and the main city of district Merzig-Wadern, with population around 11,000. Merzig-Wadern (the city) includes a total of 17 municipalities and has total population around 30,000. The town is located approx 35 km (22 ml) south of Trier and approx 35 km northwest of Saarbrucken (Saarland's capital city).

Merzig (Germany) river cruise port

The town (as Martiaticum) was established by the Romans and first mentioned in the 4th century AD. Between 5th-9th-centuries it was ruled by the Franks and named Mercy. The Holy Roman Empire (800-1806) ruled this territory between 888-1333 AD. The city was officially created in 1974 as part of Saarland's territorial reform. The current-day city consists of Merzig (the town) plus the 16 municipalities surrounding it.

Merzig's best-known tourist attractions are its museums (Werner Freund, Fine Mechanical, Local History, B-Werk Besseringen, Saarland Psychiatric), churches (St Peter, St Agatha, St Mary Magdalene, St Martin, St Josef), chapels (St Mary's, St Cross, Kreuzberg, Josef, Harlinger, Old Wellinger, St Clement), baroque buildings (Halfenhaus, Staadt-Marx's Burgerhaus, Hilbringer Schlosschen, Abteihof Besseringen), nature parks (in Besseringen, Kreuzberg, Hilbringen), Seffersbach (suspension bridge), natural swimming pools.

As cruise port, Merzig was included in MS Casanova riverboat's 2019 schedule of Nicko Cruises. Next is listed the 7-day cruisetour itinerary (running between homeports Saarbrucken and Cologne) as call ports sequence and times (arrival/departure).

Date / TimePort
04 May 16:45Departing from Saarbrucken, Germany
04 May 22:30 / 05 May - 08:00 (overnight)Merzig, Germany
05 May 10:30 - 17:30Mettlach, Germany
06 May 00:30 - 14:00Remich, Luxembourg
06 May 21:00 / 07 May - 12:30 (overnight)Riol, Germany
07 May 17:30 / 08 May - 06:00 (overnight)Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
08 May 13:30 / 09 May - 06:00 (overnight)Cochem, Germany
09 May 13:00 / 10 May - 09:00 (overnight)Koblenz, Germany
10 May 12:00 / 11 May - 03:00 (overnight)Konigswinter, Germany
11 May 06:00Arriving in Cologne, Germany

Port Merzig 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 Merzig, 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
23 March, 2019
Saturday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Casanova22:00
24 March, 2019
Sunday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Casanova07:00

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