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Wismar

           

 

 Wisamar is a UNESCO World Heritage town with many original, well restored Medieval and Renaissance buildings.  It was a very important Hanseatic port.

 Attractions include one of the largest market places in Germany surrounded by original buildings, several fine churches, the Civic History Museum in the 16th century Schabbelhaus, a ducal palace and the harbour offering all kinds of delicious fishy snacks. There are plenty of outdoor restaurants and cafes.

 

Useful web sites

www.hanse.org/en/hanseatic-cities/wismar-tourism

www.wismar-stralsund.de/en/tourism

 

How to get there from Warnemünde

Take the S-bahn to Rostock Hbf.


Changing trains in Rostock.

 

Take the stairs 1 flight down to the main concourse. The electronic departure boards are on the walls on each side. The departure time and track will be indicated.  Take the  appropriately numbered elevator or set of stairs. The platforms are clearly numbered and there are electronic indicator boards showing the departure time, destination and intermediate stops of the next train on each.

 

The train you require is the RB11 to Wismar

 

 RE trains on which the Länder ticket is valid:-

Depart Rostock Hbf.        9:06       10:06      11:06     12:06

Arrive Wismar Bhf.        10:15       11:15      12:15     13:15

 

Leave the train at Wismar - 17th stop on the route.


Exit the station by the main entrance, cross the road and follow the water-way to Schweinsbrucke, the bridge with the bronze pigs. The St Nicholai church is on the right.  Follow the waterway down to the harbour or turn left and walk up the hill to the Market Place and the Tourist Information office.  


Walking time to the harbour or the tourist office about 10mins

 

To return to Warnemünde

The train which you require is the RB11 to Tessin via Rostock. 

 

RE trains on which the Länder ticket is valid:-

Depart Wismar.                15:42      16:42      17:42     18:42

Arrive Rostock Hbf.          16:51     17:51      18:51      19:51

 

 Take the s-bahn to Warnemünde