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Excursion Magdeburg City Tour

  • Magdeburg Church
  • Magdeburg
Magdeburg ChurchMagdeburg

Enjoy an amazing Magdeburg tour with The River Cruise Line’s unique cruise which explores the elegant Elbe river. Magdeburg is home to two of Germany’s top ranking universities and is a beautiful city filled with squares, monuments, sculptures, towers and churches which depict its long history. It is also one of the greenest cities in Germany with many parks. Our sightseeing city tour will take in many of the highlights such as the impressive cathedral, where the first Holy Roman Emperor is buried, and the Monastery of Our Lady, considered the oldest surviving building in Magdeburg (entrances not included).

Facts:

• Magdenburg is one of Germany’s oldest cities

• The city houses the first Gothic cathedral to be built on German soil

• The city celebrated its 1200 year anniversary in 2005

Highlights:

• Magdeburg’s cathedral, the Cathedral of St. Maurice and St. Catherine, is arguably its most famous attraction and is packed with artistic highlights

• The Monastery of Our Lady is Magdeburg’s oldest building; this decommissioned monastery is now a museum displaying sculptures and contemporary art.

Book your Magdeburg tour as part of an excursion package and save money. For more information on our optional excursions, please feel free to contact our Holiday Advisors today.