Hamburg / Kiel / Luebeck / Warnemuende: Tracing family roots in Mecklenburg (Northern Germany)


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Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 2



English (fluent), German (fluent)

- a day excursion according to your ideas!

You would like to spend a day (or more) in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and like to trace family roots? Here I am! I like to show you around wherever you like to go and support any research if necessary.
If you are interested in German history of the past - we will have a look to some of the GDR sights (1949-1989) - the period before German re-unification.
If you are interested in Hanseatic traditions - we offer a customized city tour to you - whether in Rostock, Wismar or Stralsund.
If you are interested in castles and manor houses - come on and join our tour to our fairy tale castle of Schwerin or let's visit the famous Renaissance Guestrow castle.
If you are interested in local food - we will visit a local country market and you could easily sample some culinary delights in a local coffeeshop and/or restaurant.


9. 00 am meeting up
10 hours walking and touring around Mecklenburg according to your plans and ideas - arrangement and tour design agreed upon prior to your arrival here via email
7. 00 pm return

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Warnemuende cruise terminal

End location: Warnemuende cruise terminal

Duration: 10 hours


We can do the sightseeing tour by using trains or walking by foot.

What’s Included

Other: Private qualified guide for up to 10 hours, planning and private itinerary for your day in Germany, bottled water and a ticket for public transport throughout the province of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and Hamburg.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 € - Entrance fees, drinks, snacks, souvenirs are not included

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance fees to churches, castles or costs for transport by bus, tram or taxi. If you prefer to travel in style I can easily arrange to make a reservation for an ac van to travel around. Capacity according to prior arrangements for up to 8 people. The price for a van to be hired for the full day will be around 400 €.

A Recent Review of this tour

Karin was very attentive to what we wanted to see and do. She was friendly and knowledgeable about what the area. She was also flexible with the unique sights and lengths of time we wanted to spend at each location. We had a blast! Thanks Again!!!!!! :D
Cindy W.

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