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Kiel Walking Tours

| Ostseekai cruise termianl, 24103 Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Were met at cruise terminal by Kirk. He took us around the city for about 2 hours seeing the sites... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joe S
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Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Free walking tour of Keil

Had a fabulous and informative free walking tour of Kiel with guide Kirk Wilson. I can highly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
cmcekelly
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Gosford, Australia
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Winding through central Kiel, our free 2 hour guided walk will introduce you to all the best bits of this wonderful maritime centre taking in the waterfront, parks, town hall and many other sights along the way. Our walking tours are conducted at an easy and comfortable pace. Our guides are passionate, energetic, knowledgeable and love to share the stories and secrets of Kiel. Bookings aren't necessary.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Ostseekai cruise termianl, 24103 Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Were met at cruise terminal by Kirk. He took us around the city for about 2 hours seeing the sites and finishing in the city center. A great overview including seeing the sea lions feeding at the marina. Tour finishes in city center a 7...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fabulous and informative free walking tour of Kiel with guide Kirk Wilson. I can highly recommend this tour. Even though he is a Kiwi and just a shade biased against the large Aussie contingent in his group on the day (tongue firmly planted...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

A really enjoyable free walking tour with a humorous and knowledgeable guide Kirk from New Zealand. About 40 cruise ship guests walked around Kiel and were given loads of historical information about the city of Kiel together with an early morning shot of a pleasant...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Kirk provided a really good walking tour of Kiel. Spent about two hours with him and about 50 of my fellow cruise passengers - no reservation needed. Kirk started the tour with a sample of local hooch and some history about the place of Kiel...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Kirk was waiting at the time arranged for our private walking tour. He is an excellent guide. He speaks very clear English and is very knowledgeable about the history and culture of his adopted country. We appreciated the fact that whenever he was ready to...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Found this free tour online before departing for our cruise. I find some of the tours on the ship rather expensive. This tour was free and if you wanted to give a tip at the end you could do so. We joined the tour from...More

1  Thank Sturgeon1
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Kirk was wonderful. I didn't expect much from this small city but Kirk really brought it to life. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Stephane J
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

It is said that you don’t get something for nothing; however, Kirk Wilson’s Walking Tour of Kiel is precisely that, an informative, good-humoured walk around Kiel with no fee involved. Kirk simply asks at the end of the journey for you to pay what you...More

1  Thank wlovell
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

I've lived in Kiel for a few months now but only found out about this tour when I had a friend come to visit and I was browsing Trip Advisor for things to show her. I'm so glad we got up early to join the...More

2  Thank Jen and Mark H
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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

I'm living in Kiel, but I spent a really great time during Kiel walking tour. I couldn't know interested stories, when I walked alone. Friendly guide has special knowledge about a Kiel ! Always kindly explanation with funny tips<3

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Kathleen B
28 May 2017|
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Response from KielWalkingTours | Property representative |
Hi there, Feel free to check out the website. Simply Google "kiel walking tours". There you xan find answers to all your questions. The tours operate when a cruise ship is in port and your guide will meet you directly... More
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2 May 2017|
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Response from KielWalkingTours | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for your question. Our tour doesn't go to the Holtenau lock at the entrance to the Kiel Canal because the lock is more than 6kms (3.5miles) from the centre of Kiel. Our tour stays in the city centre. If... More
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aryehby
1 February 2017|
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Response from KielWalkingTours | Property representative |
Hi there, Please check our website for tour dates and times. We offer tours to coincide with the arrival of most cruise ships to Kiel. On the website you can also make bookings to confirm your spot on a tour. In addition... More
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