Fredericia Cruises

Fredericia market square, Denmark
Fredericia market square, Denmark

The Danish fortress town of Fredericia in Eastern Jutland boasts an intriguing medieval and military past, stretching back to the Thirty Years’ War. Founded by Frederick III in 1650, the old ramparts and historic fortifications can be seen on a stroll through the delightful town centre, and are peppered with statues, cannons and gates.

The Prince’s Gate – the main gateway into the town until 1925, the Old Town Hall and the iconic Foot Soldier Statue are all worth discovering.[ReadMoreMob] The town is now a major barracks, and home to the Royal Danish Army's Signals Regiment. A blue-flag beach is a short distance from the town centre, as is the Gunpowder Tower, built in 1675 and said to be the town’s oldest building.

From Fredericia visitors can tour the fairy-tale city of Odense, which is home to the fascinating Hans Christian Andersen Museum, the beautiful, gothic-style Sankt Kunds Cathedral and Funen Village – a unique open-air museum showcasing what life was like in 18th and 19th century Denmark. Billund, the home of Lego, is also easily accessible.

Cruises to Fredericia

Hamburg, Germany Hamburg, Germany Hamburg, Germany

German Cities with Kiel Week Regatta • L2315

 Rosyth (Edinburgh)
Thu 22 Jun 2023
10 nights
  • Enjoy the final day of the Kieler Woche festival in Kiel
  • Experience scenic cruising of the Kiel Canal
  • Delve into rich maritime history in Hamburg, Bremen and Sassnitz
View of Nyhavn pier with color buildings, Copenhagen, Denmark View of Nyhavn pier with color buildings, Copenhagen, Denmark View of Nyhavn pier with color buildings, Copenhagen, Denmark

Denmark with Fredericia Festivities • M2315

Sun 02 Jul 2023
8 nights
  • Delight in Danish culture and traditions
  • Be part of the 6th July celebrations in Fredericia
  • Get a feel for 'hygge' and discover rich history
Melbork Castle, Poland Melbork Castle, Poland Melbork Castle, Gdansk, Poland
includes £200pp saving + Free Spend

Discovering castles, palaces and cultural landmarks of Northern Europe • L2224A

 Rosyth (Edinburgh)
Fri 19 Aug 2022
10 nights
  • Experience an immersive delve into centuries of Prussia’s history
  • Discover sites such as Gdansk’s UNESCO-listed Melbork Castle and the Bismarck statues in Szczecin
  • Explore the Danish fortress town of Fredericia and historic Klaipeda in Lithuania
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