Classic Rhine
River Cruise

Cruising on the old Rhine River

  • Cruise on board the 4 Star River Ship in the booked category  outside cabin
  • Full board on board the ship ( buffet breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea/coffee, dinner, midnight snack ), starting with dinner on the 1st day, ending with breakfast on the last day, 1x as Captain‘s Dinner
  • Entertainment programme in the bar with the ship‘s musician
  • Luggage service on board
  • Embarking, disembarking and lock fees and port fees
  • English-speaking tour guide on board

8 Days from $2,818

per person twin share based on 23 APR 2020 departure

Included

  • Cruise on board the 4 Star River Ship in the booked category  outside cabin
  • Full board on board the ship ( buffet breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea/coffee, dinner, midnight snack ), starting with dinner on the 1st day, ending with breakfast on the last day, 1x as Captain‘s Dinner
  • Entertainment programme in the bar with the ship‘s musician
  • Luggage service on board
  • Embarking, disembarking and lock fees and port fees
  • English-speaking tour guide on board

Included Excursions

  • Walking city-tour of Amsterdam, 2h
  • Walking city-tour of Cologne, 2h
  • Walking city-tour of Heidelberg (with transfer from Mannheim), 3h
  • Bus&walking city-tour of Strasbourg, 4h
  • Walking tour of Basel, 2h

Itinerary

Day 1 - Amsterdam 
The arrival day, check-in starts at 16:00. However, if you arrive earlier, you can leave your luggage at the reception to explore the city on your own before the check-in.
Meals: welcome buffet and dinner.

Day 2 -Amsterdam 
This half of the day is completely devoted to your acquaintance with the city of Amsterdam. With more than 800 years of history, Amsterdam is famous for its cozy houses on the canals, secret courtyards in the very heart of the city, colorful mixture of cultures and nationalities on the streets and of course the feeling of a true liberty. Moreover, it's a home to many of remarkable museums: Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum, Anne Frank museum, Rembrandt house, Banksy museum of street art and many more.
So, prepare your camera, pick up a map at the reception desk and don't forget an umbrella - Amsterdam is always unpredictable!
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
*Guided walking city-tour of Amsterdam is provided for extra cost (included in the excursion package)

Day 3 - Cologne
Staying in Cologne from 13:00 till midnight you have a chance to feel the unique vibes of one of the most charming cities on the Rhine. After a delicious breakfast you will enjoy the city center: breathtaking Cathedral that survived both World Wars and cozy narrow streets with cafés and restaurants offering the famous “kölsch” beer.
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
*Guided walking city-tour of Cologne is provided for extra cost (included in the excursion package)

Day 4 - Koblenz + Rudesheim + Romantic Rhine Valley 
This day is full of activities! In the morning you will visit Koblenz, a lovely German city situated on a confluence of two rivers – the Rhine and the Moselle.
The next port of call will be Rűdesheim, famous by its vineyards, delicious Rűdesheimer coffee and the Museum of mechanical musical instruments.
Between the stops you will enjoy the most important and certainly the most beautiful part of our itinerary – the Romantic Valley. Villages, towns, castles, vineyards and the fabulous Loreley with its legend – be sure to prepare your camera for the highlights of the cruise!
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 5 -Rudesheim + Mannheim
You will certainly be impressed by the well-planned cities of Mannheim and Speyer situated on two important rivers – the Rhine and the Neckar.
One of the possibilities on this day is to visit Heidelberg, a historic university town that has survived since the 18th century. The ruins of a castle – the biggest ruin in Europe – have inspired generations of people, most famously the Romantics at the start of the 19th century.
Come and get inspired too!
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
*Guided walking city-tour of Heidelberg (with transfer from Mannheim) is provided for extra cost (included in the excursion package)

Day 6 -Strasbourg 
We leave Germany to arrive in France for a full-day stop and to dive into colorful Alsace region.
The whole day is yours: take your camera, a city-map and go directly to the district in the very heart of the city called La Petite France – to admire traditional “gingerbread” houses and beautiful narrow canals.
Walking along the typical Alsace streets you will find yourself by the impressive Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Strasbourg. The city’s main landmark, the cathedral is constructed of dark pink sandstone, and built in the classic Gothic style.
Don't miss a canal cruise to see the city from a different angle!
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
*Guided bus&walking city-tour of Strasbourg is provided for extra cost (included in the excursion package)

Day 7 - Basel 
Cozy, walkable and straddling the Rhine, Basel is at the point where the Swiss, German and French borders meet.
Staying here the whole day from the very morning gives you a chance to see the main sights of the city: Kunstmuseum Basel, Altstadt, Basel Minster, Museum Tinguely, etc.
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
*Guided bus&walking city-tour of Basel is provided for extra cost (included in the excursion package)

Day 8 - Basel 
Check-out after breakfast
If needed, you can leave the luggage onboard and enjoy the city, the public places and coffee-station are available durng all the day. 
Meals: breakfast
*The transfer Basel port - airport can be provided for extra cost.


Departures Dates & Prices 2020    


23 APR - 30 APR 2020 - LIMITED CABINS
17 SEP - 24 SEP 2020 - LIMITED CABINS

Standard Main Deck

$2,818 per person twin share

Standards (11 sq.m.) on Main deck are comfortable cabins with a very clever layout alongside all amenities and furnishings. One of twin beds is transformed into the sofa during the day time, and another one is folded. All the rooms have riverview fixed windows that do not open.
Equipment: private facilities, satellite TV, hairdryer, safe, internal phone
Outlet: 2 regular outlets, 1 with 115V (American)

Standard Middle Deck Front

$2,898 per person twin share

Comfortable 11 sq. m cabin with a clever layout. One bed transforms into sofa during the day, another one is folding. Features a river-view picture window that does not open.
Equipment: private facilities, satellite TV, hairdryer, safe, internal phone
Outlet: 2 regular outlets, 1 at 115V (American)

Deluxe Middle Deck Front

$3,098 per person twin share

The largest cabin on the ship (16 sq. m) that accommodates 3 people. Features a transformable twin or double bed, and a sofa that can be used as a 3rd bed. All the rooms have river-view picture windows that do not open. 
Equipment: private facilities, satellite TV, hairdryer, safe, internal phone
Outlet: 2 regular outlets, 1 with 115V (American)

Deluxe Middle Deck

$3,318 per person twin share

Beautifully appointed riverview Deluxe cabins (14 sq.m.) on Middle deck offer hotel beds (twin or double). Enjoy fantastic views of the passing scenery from your French balcony!
Equipment: private facilities, satellite TV, hairdryer, safe, internal phone
Outlet: 2 regular outlets, 1 with 115V (American)

Deluxe Upper Deck

$3,818 per person twin share

Staterooms (14 sq.m.) are located on the Upper deck with large French balconies to ensure a great view. All the cabins offer a very clever layout with hotel beds (twin or double).
Equipment: private facilities, satellite TV, hairdryer, safe, internal phone
Outlet: 2 regular outlets, 1 with 115V (American)

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