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Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of what is considered the world’s largest sailing event when Black Watch calls into Kiel to capture the buzz of Kielerwoche (Kiel Week). The highlights don’t stop there. Explore Lübeck’s charming Altstadt (Old Town); admire Hamburg’s landmarks lit up at night from the Alster Lake; transit the iconic Kiel Canal; and Kiel 21st June 2017 • 9 nights • Sails from Dover • Black Watch • CRUISE ID: W1708 uncover Bremen’s famous Market Square, home to the striking, UNESCO-listed Town Hall. Kiel Canal Lübeck (from Travemünde) Hamburg (overnight) German Waterways & Kiel Week Elbe River Weser River Bremen To/from Dover Date Arrive Depart Destination JUNE 2017 Wed 21 PM Dover Thu 22 Cruising Fri 23 early am early pm Cruising Kiel Canal Fri 23 early pm late night Kiel, Germany Sat 24 early am late night Lübeck (from Single friendly: We will always offer an Ocean View Twin Room at a reduced price for sole occupancy. Please call for details. From only £1,099 per person (City Hall) and St. Michael’s Church, populate the city’s skyline, while vibrant neighbourhoods, such as the famous Reeperbahn, thrive with stylish bars and multicultural eateries. For something a little different, visit Miniature Wonderland – the world’s biggest model railway. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Admire Hamburg’s twinkling lights on a cruise tour along the Alster Lake at night. Cruising the Elbe River See scenic Germany from a different perspective as you sail inland on one of Central Europe’s main waterways, winding past tall hills, vast plains and fascinating towns. Its shallow, narrow attributes and low bridges mean it’s only navigable by smaller vessels. Cruising the Weser River Sail 35 nautical miles along the scenic Weser River to historic Bremen – Black Watch is one of only a few cruise ships allowed to do this. Bremen, Germany Our smaller ships take you to the heart of Bremen, making it easier to take in the many highlights. Architectural and cultural gems present photo opportunities galore, from the UNESCO-listed Town Hall to the medieval quarter, Schnoor, and not forgetting the famous Bremen Town Musicians statue. Stroll the ‘Maritime Mile’, uncover the beautiful Market Square or tour to the Beck’s Brewery. Kiel, Germany Kiel combines a rich seafaring history with a modern, youthful vibe, and there are botanical gardens and an array of historic monuments to explore too. Your call into this attractive city coincides perfectly with Kielerwoche (Kiel Week), considered the largest sailing event in the world. The harbour is the place to be, where you can admire the sailing events while you enjoy traditional German food, drink and entertainment. Lübeck (from Travemünde), Germany You’ll dock within easy reach of pretty Travemünde, with its ever-popular beaches and the oldest lighthouse in Germany. Alternatively, take a short trip and discover Lübeck, a founding city of the mighty Hanseatic League. Venture behind the landmark Holsten Gate and you’ll enter an enchanted, UNESCO-listed land where much of the original 12th century architecture remains. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Explore the picturesque town of Lübeck and sample some locally produced treats, including fruit cake, jam, fruit tea and beer, on a visit to a microbrewery and a farmers’ market. Cruising the Kiel Canal Take in the charming German countryside along what is said to be the world’s busiest man-made waterway, the Kiel Canal. At almost 100 kilometres long it links the North Sea with the Baltic. Only smaller ships are able to navigate it. Hamburg, Germany Hamburg boasts a Hanseatic League heritage harking back 700 years and an infectious maritime spirit. Impressive landmarks, including the neo-Renaissance style Rathaus Tours from Travemünde to Lübeck bookable prior to departure, subject to availability. Upgrade prices per person, per night from > Ocean View Room: £23 | Balcony Room: £95 | Suite: £100 | Single Rooms from > £1,899 Prices are correct at time of going to print, but may change at any time. Call for latest prices. Travemünde), Germany Sun 25 early am late pm Cruising Kiel Canal Sun 25 late night Hamburg, Germany Mon 26 Hamburg, Germany Tue 27 early am Hamburg, Germany Tue 27 early am early pm Cruising Elbe River Tue 27 late pm late night Cruising Weser River Tue 27 late night Bremen, Germany Wed 28 late night Bremen, Germany Thu 29 Cruising Fri 30 AM Dover Rivers & Waterways 155 All of the following included from only £123 per person, per night: Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, 5-course à la carte dinner, late night buffet & self-service tea & coffee • Varied daytime activities Lectures & talks • Swimming pools, Jacuzzis & gym • Choice of live evening entertainment • 2 formal nights Overnight stay in Hamburg Europe Special Event View destination and ship videos at www.cruisewithfred.tv


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