Erlangen, Germany

Erlangen is a city in Bavaria, Germany, located at the confluence of the river Regnitz and its tributary, the Untere Schwabach. Erlangen is renowned for its university and as a centre of medicine. It is also a centre for high-tech development, a Huguenot town and a magnet for culture lovers.

Erlangen is one of the best preserved of German towns, with baroque-style streets laid out in a rectangular arrangement. It boasts many fine historical buildings which are indicated by huge map pins dotted all over town. Examples include the Huguenot Church and the Margravial Palace. The idea of this project is to draw attention to historical buildings of Erlangen.

Things to See & Do

* Erlangen city walk
* Historic breweries
* Schloss Thurn amusement park
* Margravial Palace
* Nuremberg

General information

Cruise Season – Feb - Dec
Currency - Euro (€) (EUR
Language - German
Land Area – 76.84 km’s
Population – 105,000
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT + one hour
International Country Telephone Code + 49

Port Location – Erlangen port is located on the Regnitz river.

Transport Links - The nearest international airport is located at Nuremberg, approximately 15 minutes away. Trains runs regularly from Nuremberg and take about 20 min. Bamberg is about 30 min away in the other direction. ICE trains between Munich and Hamburg stop in Erlangen.

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