Mettlach is a Saar River (Moselle River) cruise port and town in Germany's Saarland state (Merzig-Wadern district), with population around 12,000. The town is located approx 7 km (4 ml) northwest of Merzig (district's capital) and approx 30 km (19 ml) south of Trier (near the Germany-Luxembourg border). Mettlach is best known for housing the headquarters of the large ceramics manufacturing company Villeroy+Boch (founded 1748, FY2012 revenue EUR 744 million).
Tourist attractions in Mettlach include Grosse Saarschleife bei Mettlach ("Saar Loop" - 180-m high vantage point at Cloef), Montclair Castle (built on a ridge approx 290 m above Saar River and eclosed by Saarschleife), Ziegelberg Castle (chateau), Saareck Castle (guesthouse of Villeroy & Boch AG since 1954), Old Abbey Park (former Benedictine Monastery), St Lutwinus Kirche (church and sanctuary), St Joseph Kapelle (neo-Gothic chapel).
Port Mettlach 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 Mettlach, Germany. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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