Dusseldorf Cruise Packages

Located on the River Rhine, Dusseldorf is a great city to visit while on your European River Cruise. Once a 7th century fishing village named, Dusseldorf has grown into an important economic center, from advertising, fashion and telecommunications.

One of the most famous cultural events held in Dusseldorf is the Karneval (which translates to Carnival). The festival is a way to start what is called "the Fifth Season". The cultural events begin annually on November 11 at 11:11 a.m. The climax is on Rose Monday with a huge parade through Dusseldorf and then it officially ends on Ash Wednesday.

Points of interest in this great city are the opera, the Deutsche Oper am Rhein; the many breweries, Filmmuseum (the film museum), and the Botanischer Garten Dusseldorf - a modern botanical garden.

The city has a relaxed and welcoming feel, and visitors to this city will feel right at home with the friendly locals. With a plethora of micro breweries, restaurants, cafes and nightlife, you will find Dusseldorf a place you'll want to return time and time again.