River Cruise "Light Festivals Berlin" 2018: Sights and landmarks illuminated

Festival of Lights
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During the light festivals "Berlin leuchtet" and "Festival of Lights" in autumn many landmarks, historic buildings and sites in Berlin will be spectacularly and elaborately illuminated when dusk approaches.

Tour details

  • Departure and return point: Pier Hauptbahnhof, Pier Märkisches Ufer, Pier Hansabrücke
  • Season: 28 September to 14 October 2018
  • Length: 2 - 3.5 hours
  • Cost: 28.50 - 37.30 per adult, 14.75 - 19.15 for children (aged 3-14)
  • Highlights: Illuminated sights and buildings in Berlin's city centre


Route of the River Cruise "Light Festivals Berlin":

On this two-hour river cruise you can enjoy the colourful projections from a boat on the River Spree. Or choose a 3.5 combined tour of the light festivals on boat and bus and get beautiful impressions from both the water and streets of Berlin.

The combined tour starts an the pier Hansabrücke on the bus or the boat. Participants change at Mercedes-Platz in Friedrichshain - either to the bus or the boat depending on their first choice - and return the pier at Hansabrücke. A photo stop is included.

The online ticket will be sent directly after booking via e-mail and can also be shown on the smartphone (a printout is not required).

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Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights

5 - 14 October 2018
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

28 September - 14 October 2018
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" 2018: Sights and landmarks illuminated

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