Kiel, Germany (Photo: 2118641/Shutterstock)
Kiel, Germany (Photo: 2118641/Shutterstock)
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Port of Kiel

Kiel is a portside university town in Germany boasting a namesake fjord and a bustling, modern city center. Visitors will find an array of diversions from sailing excursions to historic buildings and landmarks, as well as trendy shops and restaurants. The city also hosts a number of interesting annual events, including a sailing regatta and a music festival.

--By Shayne Thompson, Cruise Critic contributor

Shore Excursions

About Kiel


The city of Kiel offers a diversity of activities and attractions that suit many types of travelers


While well appointed, Kiel's cruise port is rather industrial

Bottom Line

From cruising the scenic fjord to exploring the city, Kiel is a unique and interesting destination

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