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Cruises to Mainz


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Emerald Sky 30 Jul 2024 10 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Zurich

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Itinerary: Zurich - Basel, Switzerland - Breisach, Germany - Colmar - Kehl, Germany - Strasbourg, France - Mainz - Rudesheim, Germany - Cochem - Bernkastel - Koblenz, Germnay - NIjmegen -...
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Emerald Sky 09 Aug 2024 10 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Amsterdam

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Itinerary: Amsterdam, Netherlands - Utrecht - NIjmegen - Koblenz, Germnay - Bernkastel - Cochem - Rudesheim, Germany - Mainz - Kehl, Germany - Strasbourg, France - Breisach, Germany - Colmar.…
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Emerald Sky 29 Aug 2024 10 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Amsterdam

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Itinerary: Amsterdam, Netherlands - Utrecht - NIjmegen - Koblenz, Germnay - Bernkastel - Cochem - Rudesheim, Germany - Mainz - Kehl, Germany - Strasbourg, France - Breisach, Germany - Colmar.…
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What to see in Mainz

A cruise to Mainz wouldn't be complete without immersing yourself in the city's charming Old Town, where history whispers from every cobblestone street and medieval building. Begin your journey in the bustling Market Square (Marktplatz), surrounded by picturesque half-timbered houses and the iconic Marktbrunnen, a Renaissance-era fountain. Here, you can also admire the Renaissance-style Mainz Cathedral, a majestic masterpiece of architecture that has watched over the city for centuries. The Gutenberg Museum is a must-visit for history and literature enthusiasts. Housed in a stunning 17th-century building, it pays homage to Johannes Gutenberg, the inventor of the printing press and one of Mainz's most famous sons. Explore the museum's collection of ancient manuscripts, early printed books, and Gutenberg's original 42-line Bible, a marvel of printing technology.

The Mainz Cathedral, or Mainzer Dom, is an architectural masterpiece that stands as a testament to Mainz's rich history. This stunning Romanesque cathedral, dedicated to St. Martin, boasts a grand facade adorned with intricate sculptures and a magnificent 1,000-year-old Chagall stained glass window. Inside, you'll be awed by the soaring vaulted ceilings, serene chapels and ornate tombs of archbishops. The cathedral's interior exudes a sense of sacred tranquility, making it an ideal place for reflection and exploration. Don't forget to climb the cathedral's south tower for panoramic views of Mainz and the surrounding countryside. The ascent may be a bit steep, but the reward is a breathtaking vista that allows you to appreciate the city's beauty from a new perspective.

Mainz’s proximity to the renowned Rheingau wine region makes it an excellent starting point for wine enthusiasts and nature lovers. Just a short drive or train ride away, the Rheingau is one of Germany's premier wine-producing regions, famous for its Riesling wines and scenic vineyards along the Rhine River. Embark on a wine-tasting journey through charming villages like Rüdesheim am Rhein and Eltville am Rhein, where you can visit historic wineries and sample some of the finest local vintages. Many wineries offer guided tours that provide insights into the winemaking process and the region's viticultural history.


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