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Primus-Linie

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The Nauheimer family has been active in boating and shipping since 1880 on the Main River. It was Peter Nauheimer who in 1880 bought the steamboat "Germania", refurbished it and launched it as his first boat under the name of "Frankfurt". The offer...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you feel nothing else to do then come on-board. Nothing special about it. Just like a normal ride across the city, takes you around old buildings near by the sea and expensive beverages inside the Cruise. Tip: Visit the Upper deck and enjoy the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Vicky_Journey
Primus-Linie, Assistant at Primus-Linie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ahoy Vicky_Journey, thank you, for taking the time to write a review of your sightseeing trip Frankfurt. We are glad to hear, that you enjoyed the atmosphere on the upper deck. I would like to add the information, that wealso have explainations in german and...More

Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

This was my first sightseeing tour in Frankfurt. I liked the tour. Boat is nice and big and there is good service on the boat. They also offer some light snacks and beverage on the boat. Tour leader speaks in english and german as well....More

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Primus-Linie, Assistant at Primus-Linie, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2019

Ahoy UserAna, we want to thank you for the time, you took to recommend our sightseeing tour within Frankfurt. We are sure, that your positive comments will be helpful for other intereted customers. We hope to welcome you again on board on your next visit...More

Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

Me and Becky went on this this morning and so glad that we did. The craft was clean and spacious, the staff were friendly and helpful and refreshments were reasonably priced. We learnt much about this city and also got to relax when we learned.More

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Primus-Linie, Assistant at Primus-Linie, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

Ahoy The_Poppsys030514, thank you very much for taking the time on recommending our sightseeing tour Frankfurt. I am sure, your comments will be very helpful for others customers. We would be happy to welcome you again on your next visit to Frankfurt. Best regards, Christine...More

Reviewed 7 January 2019

Got what we expected. Nice commentary in English explaining what we could see from the river. Got to see a few features that would have been invisible otherwise. A few good photo-opportunities. A nice airy outside deck or a warmer inside cabin depending on your...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Primus-Linie, Assistant at Primus-Linie, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2019

Ahoy Brian T, thank you for taking the time to recommend our sightseeing tour Frankfurt. We are sure, that your comments will be of great help for other interested customers. We are glad, that you enjoyed your boat trip with us and hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 7 January 2019

This is a very resonably priced activity to do in Frankfurt. Keep in mind that Frankfurt is a very new city so there are no major sights to see along the Main. there is a narration that points out a few sights. We were there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

Well, the boat ride is pretty much a lazy short cruise to nowhere! What made my boat cruise worth it was the breakfast I had on the boat! The yummiest smoked salmon! Delicious eggs and bread!More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mutukwa
Primus-Linie, Assistant at Primus-Linie, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2019

Ahoy Mutukwa, thank you very much, for recommending the Primus-Linie. We are happy to hear, that you enjoyed having breakfast during your sightseeing tour Frankfurt. I am sure, other users will be thankful for your feedback. We hope, we are able to welcome you again...More

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

We were able to buy a last minute ticket for 100 minutes on the river. 50 minutes to the right and 50 minutes to the left. It was a little bit difficult to follow the guide voice due to mix of left and right, but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Primus-Linie, Assistant at Primus-Linie, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Dear perolofh867, thank you very much for taking the time on recommending our sightseeing tour Frankfurt. We are alsways trying to improve our services. Your comments will surely be very helpful for other users. We would be very happy to welcome you on board again,...More

Reviewed 4 December 2018

Don't be fooled - Frankfurt city centre is generally incredible, but 5/10 mins up the river there's absolutely nothing. Two large docks means that the trip isn't actually that good. The boat is lovely and its nice to relax with a beer on the boat...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Primus-Linie, Assistant at Primus-Linie, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Ahoy mattfrost216, I am sorry to hear, that your trip with Primus-Linie did not fulfill your expectations. Of course we are not competing with Paris or Amsterdam, but Franfurt also offers a lot of sights along the trip, such as the Frankfurt skyline, the european...More

Reviewed 23 November 2018

you will enjoy the full screening of the Mainhattan from the river Main. One of the best I have been on - very thorough overview. I really loved the high-rise buildings and the full harmony of the city. To my surprise the town was much...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Katri T
Reviewed 16 November 2018

We liked it. The boat was comfortable, the ride pleasant, the narrative informative. It was a great introduction to Frankfurt, and helped us plan the remainder of our stay in the city.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Ryan L
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Yes, there's a full menu (and waiter service when I was on).
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John G G
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Response from Primus-Linie | Property representative |
Hello John G G, we are open all year through. The sightseeing tours are daily from april till the end of october. In november and december they take place every saturday and sunday from 12 pm till 16 pm every full hour... More
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