If you like historical tourism, then you will love this 8-hour Private Tour Trier from Luxembourg. It is the oldest city in Germany and next to Constantinople (nowadays Istanbul). It was one of the two most important capitals of Ancient Rome.
If you decide to take this Private Tour Trier from Luxembourg with us, you will enjoy your own private vehicle and driver. The company of a bilingual guide who knows the history, customs and architecture of Tréveris and you will also enjoy the 9 historical heritages protected by this beautiful town.
If you are in Luxembourg, do not waste the opportunity to know this picturesque city. It is only an hour’s drive from the capital of the Grand Duchy.
Points of Interest & Landmarks
We’ll pick you up at the meeting point of your choice in the city of Luxembourg. Inside the private vehicle will be your guide who will welcome you to the tour and give you a briefing of the history of Trier. Enjoy the sites that you can visit, this is the ideal moment for you to indicate what you would like to do in the ancient Roman city.
You will know that you have reached your destination when you notice the Black Door. It is the largest Roman-style entrance in the world. Here we will stop so you can admire the impressiveness of the construction and take several pictures of the facade. Then we will head to the old town to reach the Basilica of Constantine, whose vault houses the throne of this emperor.
We will also have the opportunity to visit the Roman Amphitheater dating from the 2nd century. Here executions were carried out in front of an audience of 20 thousand people. Another hidden jewel inside the city is the Cathedral of Saint Peter where there are still altars, walls and tombs of the 10th century. If you are one of the brave ones who dare to descend its stairs, then you will have the opportunity to meet the guardian of the place.
The last place we’ll visit is going be the Market Square. The ideal place to eat, make the typical souvenir shopping and admire the quiet life of the locals. You will take a picture with the Saint Peter’s Fountain in the background.
We will then take you back towards your hotel or place of choice. This is where this Private Tour Trier from Luxembourg will finish.
Curious things about Trier
Depending on the language you speak, be it German, Spanish or French, the name of the city will change. For the former, the place is called Trier, just as we have written throughout this summary of the tour. However in Spanish you must pronounce Tréveris and in French Tréves. In addition to this name change, Trier is also famous for being the only city in Germany that borders 4 countries. This would be: Luxembourg, Belgium, France and Switzerland.
The last fact that we want to point out is that although it is a small town. Many vestiges of the history of humanity are kept in it, for this reason UNESCO decided to name it Cultural Heritage of Humanity, since in its streets there are paintings, sculptures and buildings that can easily have seen the light of day since 180 AD.