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Experience Minden...

... and see how the miller works

"Kanal-Weser" round trip
Welcome on board! A cruise on the river Weser and the Midland Canal takes you past the historic fishermen's village and the Weser promenade. Of course, you will also get to see the sights around the large double waterway crossing. The ship will take you to parts of the Minden canal ports and over the old and new canal bridges. As a highlight you will experience the lock in the new Weser lock and take a look at the over 100 years old shaft lock.
Duration: approx. 2 hours

Historic guided tour

Visit the historic and fascinating places in Minden: Prussian classicism and Weser Renaissance, the 1200-year-old cathedral of Minden, the historic town hall with the oldest gothic portico in Westfalia, the memorials and churches as well as the picturesque Old Town.
Duration: approx. 90 minutes

Visit at the water mill in Bergkirchen
After a short ride to the nearby town of Bergkirchen you will be introduced to the ancient art of making oil from walnuts while visiting the water mill. At the end of your visit you can look forward to an aromatic coffee and freshly baked traditional german sugar cake.
Duration: approx. 45 minutes

Bookable from April to October with previous reservation!

For groups of 20 or more persons
Price: 31,00 € per person

Prices for groups up to 20 people:
"Kanal-Weser" round trip: 18,00 € per person
Guided city tour: 80,00 € per group
Guided tour, coffee and cake at the watermill: 9,00 € per person

Please note that the schedules for the boat trips are fixed and vary depending on season. All other items on the agenda can be adjusted to your desires - provided that capacities are available.
Minden Marketing GmbH does not provide any kind of vehicles or transfer services.

For further information about our day trips and group trips, detailed descriptions about the modules and possible booking dates and prices please contact the tourist information (Minden Marketing GmbH) via phone  +49 (0) 571/829 06 59 or via e-mail

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