For those who want to enjoy the beautiful river landscape with its romantic wine villages on a leisurely excursion, numerous excursion boats offer the opportunity to get to know the Mosel valley from a surprising perspective on round trips or day trips. From Easter to the end of October, various boat lines operate on the Mosel. Whether a 1.5-hour round trip or a day trip - there is something for everyone.
1.5-hour round trip from Zell (Mosel)
You don't have much time but still want to know our holiday region by water? No problem! Take a 1.5-hour boat trip down the Mosel to St. Aldegund and enjoy the magnificent views of the vineyards.
2.5-hour round trip "Around the Marienburg"
Start an approx. 2.5-hour boat trip from Zell (Mosel) to Enkirch and enjoy Marienburg's unique view. If you take the first boat in the morning, you can decide at 12:00 noon in Enkirch whether you would like to return home by boat after a 10-minute stop or combine the tour with a 4-hour stay in Enkirch. You can also get on at Alf, Bullay or St. Aldegund.
May - October: daily except Friday
In April, on request
Departure St. Aldegund: 09:30 a.m. and 01:45 p.m.
Departure Zell: 10:30 a.m. and 02:30 p.m.
Arrival Enkirch: 11:50 a.m. and 03:50 p.m.
Departure Enkirch: 12:00 p.m. and 04:00 p.m.
Arrival Zell: 01:00 p.m. and 05:00 p.m.
Arrival St. Aldegund: 01:40 p.m. and 05:40 p.m.
Day trip to Cochem with stay and return
Start your day with a Mosel boat trip. The boat departs from Zell (Mosel) at 9:40 in the morning. Visit the Reichsburg, once rebuilt by Louis Ravené. Or take the chairlift up to the Pinnerkreuz, from where you can enjoy a magnificent view of the Mosel. Afterwards, the old town, surrounded by half-timbered houses, invites you to take a stroll. At 03:00 p.m., the boat departs for Zell (Mosel).
20 May to 15 July: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday and public holiday
18 July to 10 October: daily except Monday
14 - 31 October: Wednesday and Saturday
Departure Zell (Mosel): 09:40 a.m.
Arrival Cochem: 12:30 p.m.
Departure Cochem: 03:00 p.m.
Arrival Zell (Mosel): 06:00 p.m.
Mosel cruise to Traben-Trarbach with stay and back
Take a half-day boat trip to Traben-Trarbach. The boat departs from Zell (Mosel) in the morning and takes you through the lock-in Enkirch to Traben-Trarbach. You have 1.5 hours to explore the town, which is characterised by Art Nouveau. Embarkation and disembarkation points also possible in Cochem, Bruttig, Beilstein, Briedern, Mesenich, Ediger, St. Aldegund and Alf/Bullay.
May to mid-October: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and public holiday
Departure Zell (Mosel): 11:40 a.m.
Arrival Traben-Trarbach: 01:20 p.m.
Departure Traben-Trarbach: 02:45 p.m.
Arrival Zell (Mosel): 04:00 p.m.
Middle Mosel trip to Bernkastel-Kues and back
Why not start a day trip to the old town of Bernkastel-Kues? The ship departs from Zell (Mosel) at 09:45 in the morning. The ship takes you through various Mosel villages - including the Mosel town of Traben-Trarbach, characterised by its Art Nouveau style. Pass Machern Monastery, a former Cistercian convent, which is now used as a museum and event venue with adjoining gastronomy. In Bernkastel, you have two hours to explore the town with its picturesque old town.
May to mid-October: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Departure Zell (Mosel): 09:45 a.m.
Arrival Bernkastel: 01:30 p.m.
Departure Bernkastel: 03:20 p.m.
Arrival Zell (Mosel): 06:15 p.m.