About nicko cruises
For more than 20 years, nicko cruises ships have been sailing the world's rivers. The fleet currently consists of 25 ships, which are divided into the ship types nicko boutique, nicko modern and nicko classic. In addition to a variety of European destinations the cruise operator also offers some exotic destinations such as Myanmar and Vietnam. The river cruises can be supplemented by various services, such as pre-bookable beverage packages or various arrival and departure options.
Thurgau Saxonia awaits you with a comfortable and elegant atmosphere and is going to be modernised in winter 2019. With its 4-star facilities the ship offers the best conditions for a relaxing river cruise. The tasteful decor of the salon, the restaurant, the common areas and the cabins provides a feel-good atmosphere. From the sun deck, which is equipped with comfortable deck chairs and garden furniture, you can enjoy the wonderful view of the river landscape of the Oder. The ship is 82 m long and hosts its guests on three decks.
Life on Board
The atmosphere on board the Thurgau Saxonia is cozy, warm and familiar. Whether you want to enjoy a quiet moment, to immerse yourself in a book, or to attend a social event on board, everything is taken care of on this ship. Various theme evenings and music programs offer plenty of variety. The clothing on board is casual, for dinner more formal clothing is desired. During the shore excursions, German-speaking tour guides convey exciting knowledge about regional culture, nature and interesting cities.
The tastefully and comfortably furnished outdoor cabins are equipped with shower/WC, hairdryer, individually controlled air conditioning, satellite TV/radio, minibar, safe, telephone, small daily newspaper as well as 230 V AC. The staterooms on the upper deck have French balconies. The smaller windows on the main deck cannot be opened. All staterooms have a size of approx. 11-12 sqm.
Food and Beverages
All guest can dine in the spaciously Panorama restaurant at the same time, for which you can make a table reservation on the day of boarding. nicko cruises has a highly professional and friendly service team on each of the cruises and offers menus with an international cuisine as well as traditional dishes from the countries along the route.
Entertainment, Sports and Relaxation
For your leisure time, the restaurant offers theme nights and music programs. The spacious wellness area with sauna, relaxation area, whirlpool and fitness equipment invites you to relax or to exercise. On the sundeck you can admire the passing scenery. Interesting shore excursions complete the program aboard the Thurgau Saxonia.
The cruise operator offers optional bookable shore excursions, which are adapted to the respective length of stay in the port. Suitable for your cruise you can book a trip package that combines the highlights of each route into a single package. On board, however, you can also book only certain elements of the excursion packages, as long as there are seats available, and make your cruise even more individual. On many excursions, an audio system is available so that you can follow the explanations of your tour guide quite relaxed, without missing interesting highlights. In addition to classic excursion programs, nicko cruises also offers some active bike trips.
If you are looking for relaxation, appreciate comfort at your river cruise, you are right on board the Thurgau Saxonia!