Set sail on a cruise along the Rhine and Moselle rivers that takes you to France, Germany, and the Netherlands. Settle in for a 7-night cruise and relax as you drift by the picturesque landscapes of western Europe. Every night, enjoy a delightful dinner onboard accompanied by a relaxing evening of live music. Explore the canals and streets of Amsterdam. Your stop in Cologne features a guided walking tour of the city's old town and Cologne Cathedral. Tour Rudesheim, the wine-producing town surrounded by vineyards. Glimpse into the lives of Renaissance royalty on a tour of Heidelberg Castle. Step into the past in the 2,000-year-old city of Koblenz. Enjoy a guided tour of the world famous Strasbourg old town. Cruise past charming panoramas as you get to know the culture and deep history of the region.
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- Offer valid through 9/30/2019
- 9 Days
|Day 1||Frankfurt||Overnight Flight: Join us on an adventure featuring Strasbourg and the romantic Rhine Valley. This journey brings you through one of the most historic and dramatic regions in all of Europe.|
|Day 2||Frankfurt||Frankfurt, Germany - Mainz - Tour Begins: Your tour opens in Frankfurt, Germany. Continue on to Mainz where you will board the MS Crucebelle, your new home for a 7-night cruise along the Rhine. This evening, enjoy a welcome cocktail reception allowing you a chance to meet the crew and shipmates. Every night of your trip will include a delightful dinner onboard, accompanied by a relaxing evening of live music.|
|Day 3||Mannheim||Mannheim: The river takes you to Mannheim, where you will disembark and head towards the nearby town of Heidelberg. Glimpse into the lives of Renaissance royalty with a tour of Heidelberg Castle. This castle has been rebuilt many times throughout the centuries, with construction dating all the way back to the 1200s.|
|Day 4||Strasbourg||Strasbourg, France: Your journey continues on to Strasbourg, a provincial capital of France that blends centuries of Roman, French, German and Alsatian influences together, creating a unique character. Discover the history of Strasbourg on a panoramic tour of the old quarter, "Petite France," featuring the Cathedral of Notre Dame. Highlights also include Place de la Republique and Place d'Austerlitz. You will have free time to explore this perfectly preserved town before returning to your ship.|
|Day 5||Worms||Worms, Germany - Rudesheim: Spend your morning discovering the city of Worms. Influential in the Protestant Reformation, take in the historic atmosphere of this city as you explore the area on a walking tour. Your next stop is the wine-producing town of Rudesheim, an area completely surrounded by vineyards.|
|Day 6||Rudesheim||Rudesheim - Koblenz: Start the day with a walking tour of beautiful Rudesheim. Afterwards, return to the ship to continue on to your next destination: Koblenz. You will get to know this 2,000-year-old city on a walking tour before getting a chance to explore the area on your own. Wander through the town's old quarter, which was rebuilt after damages during World War II, and take a peek at the iconic Schangel Fountain at the town hall.|
|Day 7||Cologne||Cologne - Cochem - Cologne: Today the river takes you past the picturesque German landscape dotted with medieval towns. Pause along the way in Cologne where you will join a guide for a walking tour of the city's Old Town with its narrow, cobbled streets. Admire the Cologne Cathedral, as well as the Roman Dionysus mosaic and the Romanesque church of St. Martin. Spend the afternoon in Cochem along the Moselle River, and visit its ancient castle.|
|Day 8||Amsterdam||Amsterdam, Netherlands: Start off the day by testing your culinary prowess with an interactive cooking class onboard. Then, welcome to Amsterdam! Explore the quaint streets of the city on a walking tour of the area. This evening, meet in the lounge for a farewell cocktail reception followed by a captain's dinner.|
|Day 9||Amsterdam||Amsterdam - Disembark Ship: After breakfast you disembark the ship and take on the city from a different perspective. Board a canal boat coast along the winding river, all the while admiring the charming cafes and famous 16th-century row houses stacked side by side. Afterwards, explore the city on your own and perhaps you'll venture into some of the area's most renowned exhibits, such as the Anne Frank House or the Van Gogh Museum. Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner before toasting to the end of an unforgettable trip.|
|Day 10||Amsterdam||Amsterdam - Tour Ends: Your tour comes to a close today.|
- Movenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Center Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Crucemundo S.L. Barcelona, Germany
- * NOTE:Tour prices are land only rates based on per person, double occupancy. Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions. Please confirm your specific itinerary at the time of booking. Government taxes and fees are additional. Land rates are guaranteed at time of deposit. Certain taxes and fees are to be paid upon exiting the country in local currencies.
Airfare is additional and is available through Collette Vacations.