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River Cruise "Light Festivals Berlin" 2017: Sights and landmarks illuminated

Festival of Lights
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During the light festivals "Berlin leuchtet" and "Festival of Lights" in October many landmarks, historic buildings and sites in Berlin will be spectacularly and elaborately illuminated when dusk approaches. On this river cruise you can enjoy the colourful projections from a boat on the River Spree.

Tour details

  • Departure and return point: Pier Jannowitzbrücke
  • Season: 29 September 2017 to 15 October 2017
  • Tour length: 2 hours
  • Cost: 25 Euro
  • Highlights: Hauptbahnhof (main station), Government Quarter, Reichstag, Museum Island, Nicholas' Quarter, and more


Route of the River Cruise "Light Festivals Berlin":

The boat trips start and end at the pier Jannowitzbrücke in the Mitte district. On their river cruise through the city's centre participants will see famous sights in Berlin which are colourfully illuminated: Central station (Hauptbahnhof), Government Quarter, the Reichstag building, Friedrichstraße, Berlin Cathedral, Museum Island, and St. Nicolas' Church. Not only the buildings are adorned with colourful patterns - the cruise vessel is also illuminated with bright colours.

Dates 2017:

29 September - 15 October 2017

Tours start daily at 18:30/19:00 plus more on Fri and Sat

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Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights

6 - 15 October 2017
Once a year, Berlin’s world famous sights and monuments in the city centre become the canvas for spectacular light and video projections at the Festival of Lights. more »
Berlin leuchtet

Berlin leuchtet

29 September - 15 October 2017
Berlin leuchtet, one of two illumination festivals in October, transforms many lesser known yet significant buildings all over the town with coloured light. more »
Festival of Lights

River Cruise "Light Festivals Berlin" 2017: Sights and landmarks illuminated

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