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Cruises to Trier

Trier (Photo:S-F/Shutterstock)

About Trier

Founded by the Roman emperor Augustus around 16 BC, Trier is now the oldest city in Germany. Consequently, it has more Roman architectural relics than anywhere else in Germany and these are the oldest Roman ruins outside of Rome. The ruins, combined with the Cathedral of St. Peter and the Church of Our Lady in Trier, earned a designation as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1986. The city's center is easily walkable with many of its main attractions within a 20-minute stroll of each other.

Outside of its Roman origins, Trier is also known as the birthplace of Karl Marx and you can visit the house in which he was born to learn more about his life and his Communist Manifesto.

Found on just about any river cruise itinerary that sails the Moselle River, Trier is also a thriving university city with lots of options for dining and shopping.

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AmaLucia
AmaLucia (Photo: AmaWaterways)

11 Night
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Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
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AmaPrima
AmaPrima

7 Night
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Leaving:Nuremberg
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
Oct 19, 2021
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AmaLucia
AmaLucia (Photo: AmaWaterways)

7 Night
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Leaving:Luxembourg
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
Nov 2, 2021
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AmaCerto
AmaCerto

11 Night
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Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
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9 Night
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Leaving:Frankfurt
Cruise Line:Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
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9 Night
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Leaving:Strasbourg
Cruise Line:Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
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10 Night
Cruise to TrierDetails

Leaving:Basel
Cruise Line:Crystal River Cruises
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10 Night
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Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:Crystal River Cruises
Dec 17, 2023
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10 Night
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Leaving:Basel
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
Nov 27, 2021
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10 Night
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Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:Crystal River Cruises
Nov 27, 2023
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10 Night
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Leaving:Amsterdam
Cruise Line:Crystal River Cruises
Oct 4, 2021
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7 Night
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Leaving:Nuremberg
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
Apr 11, 2023
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7 Night
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Leaving:Nuremberg
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
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7 Night
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Leaving:Nuremberg
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
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7 Night
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Leaving:Luxembourg
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
Sep 27, 2022
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7 Night
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Leaving:Nuremberg
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
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10 Night
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Leaving:Basel
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
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7 Night
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Leaving:Nuremberg
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
Sep 5, 2023
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7 Night
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61 Reviews
Leaving:Remich
Cruise Line:Avalon Waterways
Oct 11, 2021
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9 Night
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Leaving:Strasbourg
Cruise Line:Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
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9 Night
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Leaving:Strasbourg
Cruise Line:Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
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9 Night
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Leaving:Frankfurt
Cruise Line:Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
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7 Night
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Leaving:Luxembourg
Cruise Line:AmaWaterways
Oct 12, 2021
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11 Night
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Leaving:Frankfurt
Cruise Line:Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
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6 Night
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7 Reviews
Leaving:Remich
Cruise Line:CroisiEurope
Sep 27, 2021
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Why go to Trier?

Pros:

This is the oldest city in Germany and is home to the oldest Roman ruins outside of Rome

Cons:

The city can get quite crowded with tourists during peak season between May and September

Bottom Line:

Trier is an interesting destination with lots of history and plenty of sights to explore

Currency & Best Way to Get Money?

The euro is the official currency. Credit cards are widely accepted and there are numerous ATMs in the city. For up-to-date currency exchange rates, visit www.xe.com.

Language?

The official language in Trier is German, but most people, particularly in restaurants and shops, speak English.


Trier Cruise Reviews
We knew nothing about Trier, and the general survey trip was excellent. We will come back on our own some day.... Read More
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801Jeff
Very good walking tour of Trier. Some churches from the outside that I returned to under free time. Good Roman history. Good balance of structured vs free time.... Read More
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Blessed2CC
Two free tours were offered here. The tour of Roman Trier took us through a number of remains and reminders of the imperial Roman presence. The guide was very thorough at some points, but gave no guidance at... Read More
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kenny654
Beautiful historic city. Tour guide was born and raised there so very knowledgeable.... Read More
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