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Oberwesel (Germany)

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Region
Europe Rivers

Local Time
2019-09-17 06:33

min: 49 °F (9 °C) / max: 64 °F (18 °C) 51°F
10.4°C
Wind: 341°/ 1.5 m/s  Gust: 2.6 m/sWind: 341°/ 1.5 m/s  Gust: 2.6 m/sVery Light
1.5 m/s
Min / Max Temperature64 °F / 18 °C
49 °F / 10 °C

Oberwesel is a Rhine River cruise port and town in Rhineland-Palatinate state ((western Germany, wit population around 3,000. The town is on the river's west bank and located in Rhine Gorge (UNESCO site), between Sankt Goar and Bacharach.

Oberwesel (Germany) river cruise port

Oberwesel's history started as the Celtic settlement Vosavia (Volsolvia). Later, the Romans maintained a horse-changing station here. Later it became Wesel Estate (Frankish royal holding) and in 966 AD was granted to the Archbishopric of Magdeburg. In 1220 it again became German imperial city. In 1689, the town was destroyed by French soldiers during the Nine Years War (1688–1697). In 1794, Oberwesel was occupied and in 1802 annexed by France. After the Congress of Vienna (1815), the town became again Prussian.

Traditionally for Germany's Middle Rhine region, local economy has always been based on winegrowing and trade. Within the wine region, Oberwesel is one of the biggest winegrowing centres. The vineyards are steeply terraced. Here are produced mainly Riesling (80%) and white grape varieties (20%, including Thurgau, Kerner, Pinot Blanc) plus some red varieties (Pinot Noir, Dornfelder). All qualities and kinds of wines are produced. The town houses around 30 private (family-owned) wine estates.

Port Oberwesel 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 Oberwesel, 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
1 September, 2019
Sunday
Saga Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Rex Rheni
11 September, 2019
Wednesday
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineRiver Empress
14 September, 2019
Saturday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Switzerland17:0021:00
14 September, 2019
Saturday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Heidelberg17:0021:00
14 September, 2019
Saturday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Rhein Prinzessin
14 September, 2019
Saturday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Alemannia16:00
15 September, 2019
Sunday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Alemannia09:00
15 September, 2019
Sunday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Brava16:00
21 September, 2019
Saturday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Switzerland16:0020:00
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