Elbe River Cruises
Elbe River - Enjoy the dramatic natural landscape and historic cities of the former East Germany on a cruise down the Elbe River
Cruise down the entrancing Elbe River surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of former East Germany. Your journey begins in multicultural Berlin before heading off to the historic cities of Potsdam, Magdeburg, and Dessau, where you can stroll through the opulent palaces and landscaped gardens of the Saxon Monarchs. You will experience history firsthand as you walk in the footsteps of Martin Luther in historic Wittenberg, tracing the path of the Protestant Reformation. Visit the famous Meissen ware porcelain factory and enjoy a walking tour through the charming streets of Old Town in Meissen before heading off to marvel at the baroque beauty of Dresden. Sail between the magnificent sandstone cliffs of Germany's "Saxon Switzerland," on your way to visit the famous Bastei rock tower. Then it's off to experience Litomerice, famed for the beauty of its architecture where you'll enjoy a genuine Bohemian beer tasting. Your cruise finishes with a guided walk through Old Town Prague, the "City of a Hundred Spires", and a visit to the magnificent Hradcany Castle.You can keep the magic going by extending your journey with 2 additional nights in Prague so you can fully explore this celebrated city.