Rhine Romance
 River Cruise

From Amsterdam to Basel


The ship follows the classic Rhine route and brings us closer to all the wonderful treasures that have been collected along this mighty European river throughout history and which have been preserved to this day. Whether enchanting half-timbered houses in Strasbourg and Colmar or German romance in Cologne, this river has something for everyone.





8 Days from $2,625

per person twin share based on 06 MAY 2020 departure

Super Single Cabin Deal 8 Days from $2,678

per person single based on 06 MAY 2020 departure

Included

  • Cruise on board MS Johann Strauss in the booked category 
  • Full   board on board the ship (buffetbreakfast, 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 harbour dues 
  • English-speaking tour guide on board

Drinks Package

All inclusive drinking package on board includes house wine, draught beer, soft drinks, juices and mineral water in addition, from 10 am to midnight.

Included Excursions

  • Walking tour of Cochem incl. castle
  • City tour of Trier
  • Coach excursion to Luxembourg-City
  • City tour of Saarburg
  • Coach excursion to Saar loop
  • Walking tour of Bernkastel-Kues incl. wine-tasting
  • Walking tour of Koblenz
  • Shore leave in Rüdesheim

Itinerary

Day 1
Embarkation in Amsterdam.

Day 2
The morning in Amsterdam is reserved for a *city and canal cruise. In the early afternoon the ship leaves the city and begins the river journey on the Rhine upstream. The afternoon is spent on board.

Day 3
The whole day the ship is moored in Arnhem. The morning is used for a *city tour of Arnhem, whose turbulent past is reflected in some monuments to this day. In the afternoon you will visit the *Kröller-Müller-Museum with its impressive collection of Vincent van Gogh paintings.

Day 4
In the morning the ship glides upstream on the Rhine until it reaches Cologne at noon. You will explore the lively Rhine town on a tour that includes the Gothic Cologne Cathedral, which is listed on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List and is considered the third highest church in the world. It is also the most visited monument in Germany. The ship remains in Cologne until around midnight.

Day 5
In the morning a *tour through the charming old town awaits you in Koblenz. Then it‘s time to „Cast off“ to the ship passage on the romantic Middle Rhine, passing the legendary Loreley rock. On the same day the ship reaches the charming winegrowing town of Rüdesheim, which is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The *shoreexcursion includes the ride on the Winzerexpress to the centre of the town to „Siegfried‘s Mechanisches Musikkabinett“ and a walk through the famous Drosselgasse.

Day 6
Early morning arrival in Mannheim. Here starts the *bus excursion to one of the most beautiful cities in Germany, Heidelberg. Idyllically situated on the Neckar river, the old town is the epitome of „German Romanticism“. The reembarkation takes place in Speyer. After the board lunch the *visit of Speyer, one of the oldest German cities stands at the program. The Imperial Cathedral of Speyer, St. Marien, is the largest Romanesque church in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Day 7
Arrival in Strasbourg in the morning. Full-day *Alsace excursion begins with a visit to the Alsatian capital. Via the lovely Alsatian Wine Route we take a bus to Colmar. The city fascinates by its numerous half-timbered houses and the quarter Petite Venise. This excursion also includes a restaurant lunch and ends with the reembarkation in Breisach, Germany.

Day 8
Disembarkation in Basel after breakfast.

2020
Departures Dates & Prices
including our
Super Single Cabin Deal
River Ship - ms Johann Strauss



06.05.2020 – 13.05.2020





10.08.2020 – 17.08.2020




Standard Moselle Deck

$2,625 per person twin share

Lower Moselle Deck Cabin.
The cabins on the Moselle Deck are slightly smaller (12 m²) and have smaller, non-openable windows. All cabins are equipped with adjustable air condition, shower and lavatory, flat screen TV, two beds (on request also separated / on Moselle Deck just separated), wardrobe, hair dryer and telephone.

Standard Rhine Deck

$3,290 per person twin share

$2,678 per single cabin

Middle Rhine Deck Cabin.
All cabins are outside cabins. The Deluxe cabins (15 m²) and suites (19.5 m²) on the Danube Deck have French balconies with sliding doors. On the Rhine Deck there are Deluxe cabins (15 m²) with openable semi-French balconies, Deluxe Junior suites (18 m²) and Standard cabins (15 m²) with non-openable panorama windows. The cabins on the Moselle Deck are slightly smaller (12 m²) and have smaller, non-openable windows. All cabins are equipped with adjustable air condition, shower and lavatory, flat screen TV, two beds (on request also separated / on Moselle Deck just separated), wardrobe, hair dryer and telephone. 

Junior Suite Rhine Deck

$3,125 per person twin share

Middle Rhine Deck Mini-Suite
All cabins are outside cabins. The Deluxe cabins (15 m²) and suites (19.5 m²) on the Danube Deck have French balconies with sliding doors. On the Rhine Deck there are Deluxe cabins (15 m²) with openable semi-French balconies, Deluxe Junior suites (18 m²) and Standard cabins (15 m²) with non-openable panorama windows. The cabins on the Moselle Deck are slightly smaller (12 m²) and have smaller, non-openable windows. All cabins are equipped with adjustable air condition, shower and lavatory, flat screen TV, two beds (on request also separated / on Moselle Deck just separated), wardrobe, hair dryer and telephone. 

DLX Junior Suite Rhine Deck

$3,790 per person twin share

Deluxe Middle Rhine Junior Suite
All cabins are outside cabins. The Deluxe cabins (15 m²) and suites (19.5 m²) on the Danube Deck have French balconies with sliding doors. On the Rhine Deck there are Deluxe cabins (15 m²) with openable semi-French balconies, Deluxe Junior suites (18 m²) and Standard cabins (15 m²) with non-openable panorama windows. The cabins on the Moselle Deck are slightly smaller (12 m²) and have smaller, non-openable windows. All cabins are equipped with adjustable air condition, shower and lavatory, flat screen TV, two beds (on request also separated / on Moselle Deck just separated), wardrobe, hair dryer and telephone. 

Deluxe Rhine Deck Aft

$3,225 per person twin share

Middle Rhine Deck Deluxe Cabin
All cabins are outside cabins. The Deluxe cabins (15 m²) and suites (19.5 m²) on the Danube Deck have French balconies with sliding doors. On the Rhine Deck there are Deluxe cabins (15 m²) with openable semi-French balconies, Deluxe Junior suites (18 m²) and Standard cabins (15 m²) with non-openable panorama windows. The cabins on the Moselle Deck are slightly smaller (12 m²) and have smaller, non-openable windows. All cabins are equipped with adjustable air condition, shower and lavatory, flat screen TV, two beds (on request also separated / on Moselle Deck just separated), wardrobe, hair dryer and telephone. 

Deluxe Rhine Deck

$3,375 per person twin share

$3,375 per single cabin

Middle Rhine Deck Deluxe Cabin
All cabins are outside cabins. The Deluxe cabins (15 m²) and suites (19.5 m²) on the Danube Deck have French balconies with sliding doors. On the Rhine Deck there are Deluxe cabins (15 m²) with openable semi-French balconies, Deluxe Junior suites (18 m²) and Standard cabins (15 m²) with non-openable panorama windows. The cabins on the Moselle Deck are slightly smaller (12 m²) and have smaller, non-openable windows. All cabins are equipped with adjustable air condition, shower and lavatory, flat screen TV, two beds (on request also separated / on Moselle Deck just separated), wardrobe, hair dryer and telephone. 

Deluxe Danube Deck Aft

$3,456 per person twin share

Top Danube Deck Deluxe Cabin
All cabins are outside cabins. The Deluxe cabins (15 m²) and suites (19.5 m²) on the Danube Deck have French balconies with sliding doors. On the Rhine Deck there are Deluxe cabins (15 m²) with openable semi-French balconies, Deluxe Junior suites (18 m²) and Standard cabins (15 m²) with non-openable panorama windows. The cabins on the Moselle Deck are slightly smaller (12 m²) and have smaller, non-openable windows. All cabins are equipped with adjustable air condition, shower and lavatory, flat screen TV, two beds (on request also separated / on Moselle Deck just separated), wardrobe, hair dryer and telephone. 

Deluxe Danube Deck 

$3,540 per person twin share

$4,290 per single cabin

Top Danube Deck Deluxe Cabin
All cabins are outside cabins. The Deluxe cabins (15 m²) and suites (19.5 m²) on the Danube Deck have French balconies with sliding doors. On the Rhine Deck there are Deluxe cabins (15 m²) with openable semi-French balconies, Deluxe Junior suites (18 m²) and Standard cabins (15 m²) with non-openable panorama windows. The cabins on the Moselle Deck are slightly smaller (12 m²) and have smaller, non-openable windows. All cabins are equipped with adjustable air condition, shower and lavatory, flat screen TV, two beds (on request also separated / on Moselle Deck just separated), wardrobe, hair dryer and telephone. 

Suite Danube Deck

$4,125 per person twin share

Upper Danube Deck Suite
All cabins are outside cabins. The Deluxe cabins (15 m²) and suites (19.5 m²) on the Danube Deck have French balconies with sliding doors. On the Rhine Deck there are Deluxe cabins (15 m²) with openable semi-French balconies, Deluxe Junior suites (18 m²) and Standard cabins (15 m²) with non-openable panorama windows. The cabins on the Moselle Deck are slightly smaller (12 m²) and have smaller, non-openable windows. All cabins are equipped with adjustable air condition, shower and lavatory, flat screen TV, two beds (on request also separated / on Moselle Deck just separated), wardrobe, hair dryer and telephone. 

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