River Cruises aboard the MV „Geestemünde"

The "Dicke Pötte" tour on the river Weser with MV "Geestemünde" along the docks of Bremerhaven to the seal banks at the border to the North Sea

Enjoy a two hour cruise on board the two decks of the passenger ship MV "Geestemünde", to the place where the saltwater of the North Sea mingles with the freshwater of the Weser River. Departure takes place from the New Harbor-West side, this way the passengers can experience a lock passage. Then the cruise passes by the new Kaiserschleuse, travels along the longest river quay in the world at the container-terminal all the way to the wadden sea at Land Wursten. Depending on the weather and tide levela stop to the seal banks can be made. On the return journey guests can also have a view of the Weser Islands Langlütjen 1 and 2 from the reling.

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Mooring: MV „Geestemünde"

27568 Bremerhaven
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Travel Times 2019

April 6th - October 27th, 2019, daily 2 p.m.

April 19th - April 22nd and May 23rd - May 26th as well from July 06th - August 25th, 2019, Saturday/Sunday also at 11 a.m.

No trips: November 5th, 2018 - April 5th, 2019


Trip duration approx. 2 hours, ship boarding 30 minutes prior to departure
Departure location: Bremerhaven, New Harbor, West side, H.-H.-Meier-Str.

Drinks on board are not allowed and there is no seating requirement.

Accessible toilets available on board.

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Prices 2020

€ 11,00 per adult
€ 6,00 per reduced rate*
€ 0,00 per child 0 - 3 years old free seat cards
€ 28,00 Family Card (2 Adults, 2 Children)
€ 0,00 Dogs free of charge
Group prices and charter prices upon request

*children 4 - 15 years old, pupils, students, apprentices with proof of entitlement

Online Tickets 2019


Online bookings are only possible up until five days before the event starts. Later bookings then only by phone or e-mail in the tourist-info Bremerhaven.


Mooring: MV „Geestemünde"
Weserfähre GmbH
Zur Hexenbrücke 11
27570 Bremerhaven
27568 Bremerhaven
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 0049 (0)471 - 30 03 600
 0049 (0)471 - 30 03 109


Reservation/booking via

Erlebnis Bremerhaven GmbH
Bremerhaven Touristik & Tourist-Infos
H.-H.-Meier-Straße 6
27568 Bremerhaven


 0049 471 - 80 93 61 00
 0049 471 - 80 93 61 90

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Opening hours

Mon. - Thur. 8 a.m. - 4.30 p.m.
Fri. 8 a.m. - 3.30 p.m.

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