Kiel, Germany

Kiel is a city in northern Germany and the capital of the Bundesland Schleswig-Holstein. Located on the Baltic Sea (Bay of Kiel) at the head of the Kieler Förde (Kiel fjord), the city has been one of the country's main naval bases since the 1860s. Kiel is a center for German shipbuilders and the eastern terminus of the Kiel Canal. A renowned university, the Christian-Albrechts-Universität is located in Kiel.

Kiel is very famous for its sailing events, including the Kieler Woche, (Kiel Week), one of the biggest sailing events in the world. The city itself has been developed around the Kiel Firth, it has a lively student scene and urban charm. The people of Kiel enjoy the advantages of a green city with parks, ferries and their own beaches.

Things to See & Do

* City sightseeing tours
* Paddle wheeler trips
* Fjord trip to Laboe
* High wire garden

General information

Cruise Season – Feb - Dec
Currency - Euro (€) (EUR
Language - German
Land Area – 118.6 km’s²
Population – 235,000
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT + one hour
International Country Telephone Code + 49

Port Location – The 'city-centre harbour' is the starting place for numerous cruise liners.

Transport Links - Kiel is easy to reach, via the motorway, by train, by plane, via scheduled services from Kiel-Holtenau Airport and by regular ferries.

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Cruises from Kiel, Germany

Cruise Date Duration
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 28/05/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 28/05/22 14 nts
Europa 2, Norways, Its Fjords & North Cape ex Kiel to Hamburg 29/05/22 12 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 29/05/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 29/05/22 14 nts
World Voyager, Baltic States in Depth ex Kiel Return 31/05/22 11 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 04/06/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 04/06/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 05/06/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 05/06/22 14 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 11/06/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 11/06/22 14 nts
World Voyager, Spectacular Fjords ex Kiel Return 11/06/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 12/06/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 12/06/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 18/06/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 18/06/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 19/06/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 19/06/22 14 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 25/06/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 25/06/22 14 nts
World Voyager, Baltic States in Depth ex Kiel Return 25/06/22 11 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 26/06/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 26/06/22 14 nts
QV, Kiel To Southampton, 3 Nights (v215c) ex Kiel, Germany to Southampton 30/06/22 3 nts
QV, The Fjords, 10 Nights (v215d) ex Kiel, Germany to Southampton 30/06/22 10 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 02/07/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 02/07/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 03/07/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 03/07/22 14 nts
World Voyager, Baltic States in Depth ex Kiel Return 06/07/22 11 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 09/07/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 09/07/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 10/07/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 10/07/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 16/07/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 16/07/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 17/07/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck) Return 17/07/22 14 nts
World Voyager, Baltic States in Depth ex Kiel Return 17/07/22 11 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 23/07/22 14 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 23/07/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 24/07/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 24/07/22 14 nts
World Voyager, Spectacular Fjords ex Kiel Return 28/07/22 14 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 30/07/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 30/07/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 31/07/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 31/07/22 14 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 06/08/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 06/08/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 07/08/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 07/08/22 14 nts
World Voyager, Scotland Ireland England ex Kiel to Hamburg 11/08/22 14 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 13/08/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 13/08/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 14/08/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 20/08/22 7 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 20/08/22 14 nts
MSC Preziosa, 11 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 21/08/22 11 nts
MSC Preziosa, 21 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck) Return 21/08/22 21 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 14 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 27/08/22 14 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 27/08/22 7 nts
World Voyager, Scenic Baltic Islands ex Kiel Return 28/08/22 7 nts
MSC Preziosa, 10 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 01/09/22 10 nts
MSC Preziosa, 22 Night ex Kiel,Germany to Genoa, Italy 01/09/22 22 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 7 Night ex Kiel,Germany Return 03/09/22 7 nts
World Voyager, Denmark & Germany ex Kiel to Hamburg 04/09/22 3 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 11 Night ex Kiel,Germany to Barcelona, Spain 10/09/22 11 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 1 Night ex Kiel,Germany to Copenhagen, Denmark 10/09/22 1 nts
MSC Grandiosa, 12 Night ex Kiel,Germany to Genoa, Italy 10/09/22 12 nts
MSC Preziosa, 12 Night ex Kiel,Germany to Genoa, Italy 11/09/22 12 nts
MSC Preziosa, 10 Night ex Kiel,Germany to Barcelona, Spain 11/09/22 10 nts
MSC Preziosa, 12 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck) to Hamburg, Germany 21/09/22 12 nts
MSC Preziosa, 9 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany to Le Havre (Paris) 21/09/22 9 nts
MSC Fantasia, 4 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 30/04/23 4 nts
MSC Fantasia, 10 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 04/05/23 10 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 14/05/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 14/05/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 21/05/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 21/05/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 28/05/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 28/05/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 04/06/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 04/06/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 11/06/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 11/06/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 18/06/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 18/06/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 25/06/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 25/06/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 02/07/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 02/07/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 09/07/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 09/07/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 16/07/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 16/07/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 23/07/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 23/07/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 30/07/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 30/07/23 14 nts
Queen Victoria, 10 Nights The Fjords ex Kiel, Germany to Southampton, England, UK 03/08/23 10 nts
Queen Victoria, 3 Nights Kiel To Southampton ex Kiel, Germany to Southampton, England, UK 03/08/23 3 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 06/08/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 14 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 06/08/23 14 nts
MSC Fantasia, 7 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 13/08/23 7 nts
MSC Fantasia, 11 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 20/08/23 11 nts
Europa 2, 8 Night Norway's Fascinating Fjord World ex Kiel, Germany to Bergen, Norway 29/08/23 8 nts
MSC Fantasia, 10 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany Return 31/08/23 10 nts
MSC Fantasia, 13 Nights ex Kiel (Lubeck), Germany to Genoa (Portofino), Italy 10/09/23 13 nts