Experience the convival and warm atmosphere on board the MS Victor Hugo, as you cruise through Germany exploring the multiple facets of Berlin. Observe how the gorgeous scenry changes moment to moment, and get off the ship for daily land excursions in Berlin, Postdam and Tegel.
Day 1 : Berlin Sapndau | Embark Day 2 : Postdam Day 3 : Tegel Day 4 : Berlin Spandau Day 5 : Berlin Spandau | Disembark
Explore the prestigious museums and historic buildings of Berlin Spandau
Discover the impressive gardens at the Sanssouci Palace
Visit the magnificient rooms of Charlottenburg Castle
In the morning set off for an optional guided tour of Berlin, city of art with numerous prestigious museums, and intense intellectual and artistic life. Cruise on the Havel to join Potsdam. Discover the idyllic charm of the lakes of Havel, follow the peacocks island and admire charming historic buildings. In the afternoon join an optional visit to the castle of Cecilienhof. In 1945 has taken place in this castle the conference of Potsdam in the presence of Stalin, Churchill, Truman and Eden.
This morning take part on an optional tour to discover the gardens at the Sanssouci Palace. Gardens extend over 287 ha and were fitted out by the famous landscape painter Peter Joseph Lenné. Since the big terraces, the central axis of the domain of Frédéric Le Grand, you can discover this magnificent park and its numerous buildings. Return on board and cruise to Tegel. In the afternoon, set off for an optional guided visit of the Documentation Centre on the Bernauerstrasse. Situated at 111 Bernauer Strasse and part of the Berlin Wall commemorative ensemble, its main aim is to explain the political and historical context of the building of the wall. Get back on the ship for an evening of entertainment on board.
In the morning set off for an optional guided visit of Charlottenburg Castle. Let yourself be transported back to the time of the Prussian kings as you visit the magnificent rooms in the castle. First of all the White Hall, the Audience Chamber and the dining room of Friedrich the Great then the rococo-style Golden Gallery, decorated with many golden allegories. Enjoy a free afternoon of shopping in the city center of Berlin, or some free time in the Museum Island. Added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites, the Museum Island is a complex of five internationally significant museums and the richest art collection in the world (entrance fees to museums not included, to pay on-site). Return on board for a gala evening.
Day 5 Berlin Spandau | Disembark
Enjoy an early buffet breakfast on board before you disembark around 9.00 am.
20% discount on children between 2-10 years
30% discount for 3rd person in triple cabin
The company and the ship’s captain reserve the right to modify the cruising itinerary to ensure the safe navigation of the vessel.
This offer includes:
- All meals from dinner the D1 to breakfast on D5
- Drinks including water, wine, beer, fruit juices and coffee served during meals on board, and all drinks served at the bar (excluding champagne and wines on the wine list)
- Double-occupancy cabin with shower in private bathroom
- Excursions mentioned in the program
- Onboard entertainment
- Assistance from an onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
- Welcome cocktail
- Gala dinner and evening
- Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
- All port fees
This offer does not include:
- Drinks on the wine list, champagne at the bar, drinks served during excursions or transfers
- Cancellation and baggage insurance
- Personal expenses
- Airport taxes
- Booking fees
Formalities: Valid passport compulsory. Non-EU nationals are advised to consult their embassy or consulate. Please note: Your passport must be valid for six months beyond the last day of your travels.
The trip was terrific with great planning on your part. Most of the adventures were not mainstream and somewhat off the beaten path which made it especially enjoyable!! We felt taken care of and you all were readily available to respond to questions and issues. I would highly recommend your company and friends have already expressed interest based on our pictures and excitement.