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Excursion 'LUBECCA, THE JEWEL OF THE BALTICS (intransit)'

Description

An interesting walk along the pathways of the city's historic centre, the queen of the Hanseatic League.



What we will see
  • Holstentor
  • Historic centre: seven peaks, Hospital of the Holy Spirit, City Hall, 16th and 17th Century aristocratic residences, salt warehouses
  • Buddenbrook House
  • Niederegger Bakery, Marzipan Salon


What we will do
  • We will set off from the port of Warnemünde on a panoramic journey to Lubecca, to arrive at Holstentor, the first stop on our excursion. We will stop here to take photographs bringing the 15th Century port to life, a symbol of the glorious past of the city, the queen of the Hanseatic League.
  • The walking tour begins in the historic centre of the city, which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987.
  • We will follow our guide amidst the alleys and courtyards to arrive in the vicinity of the seven peaks, which form part of the city's main churches, and continue on up until the Hospital of the Holy Spirit. Built in 1280, the hospital is not only one of the oldest social institutions but also represents one of the most important monumental buildings of the Middle Ages.
  • We will continue our walking tour to arrive at the ancient City Hall, built in the 13th Century and considered one of the oldest and most magnificent in Germany.
  • Of great interest are the numerous 16th and 17th Century aristocratic residences and the salt warehouses.
  • It would be wrong not to stop at the House of Buddenbrook, former home to the writers Heinrich and Thomas Mann, who were actually born in Lubecca.
  • The guided tour will end at the Marzipan Salon of the Niederegger Bakery, where it is possible to admire many small sculptures and items made using this famous paste.
  • We will finally have some free time to freely eat and explore the small roadways of the historic centre with the many and elegant stores.
When would you like to leave?
Adult € 85.00
Child (3-13 old) € 59.50
Length 8 hours approximately
Level Moderate Moderate
Type Sightseeing Sightseeing
Cultural Cultural
Recommended for families Recommended for families
Basket Lunch Basket Lunch
 
What you need to know
  • The coach transfer to Lubecca takes approximately 2 hours each way.
  • Places on this excursion are limited. We recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.
  • Limited number of tour guides available, we recommend that you book early.
  • This excursion is not recommended for guests with mobility problems.
  • Comfortable shoes are recommended.
  • This tour includes a basket lunch prepared by our ship staff.