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Captivating Rhine Moselle and Main Rivers

7 Day River Cruise

France, Europe

Cruise along the mighty Rhine, Moselle and Main rivers on a 7 day All-Inclusive cruise that explores dynamic Frankfurt, the meandering avenues of Koblenz and the famed wine cellars of Rudesheim.

2020 Dossier

2021 Dossier

Tour Highlights

  • Tour the old city of Koblenz and Strasbourg
  • Explore Frankfurt and the Main Tower
  • See Cochem Castle and the Niederwald Monument
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Itinerary

Day 1
UK to Strasbourg via Basel..D

Depart London on a scheduled flight to Basel and transfer to Strasbourg. On arrival, greet your crew and enjoy a welcome cocktail before winding through the charming canals of Strasbourg, flanked by vibrant half-timbered houses and bathed in a golden hue.

Day 2
Strasbourg to Frankfurt on the Rhine

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

An imposing skyline announces your arrival into the dynamic German metropolis of Frankfurt, whose rich cultural heritage is palpable; discover the prominent Frankfurt Cathedral and expansive cobblestoned Romerberg plaza, before returning on board for an evening of entertainment.

Day 3
Frankfurt to Cochem on the Moselle

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Following a morning of cruising, arrive in the picturesque town of Cochem, whose hilltop castle is the town's crowning architectural wonder; dominating the scenic landscape and boasting a wonderland of medieval fantasy, enjoy an optional excursion to the imperial 12th century castle this afternoon.

Day 4
Cochem to Koblenz on the Moselle and the Rhine

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Continuing along the winding course, reach the confluence of the Rhine and Moselle Rivers and disembark to explore the city of Koblenz. Meander through the quaint courtyards and romantic avenues during an afternoon walking tour one of the oldest cities in Germany.

Day 5
Koblenz to Rudesheim on the Rhine

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Arriving this afternoon, traverse scenic vineyards towards Rudesheim's famed wine cellars; savour a selection of regional speciality wines before uncovering an astounding assortment of vintage instruments at Siegfried's Mechanical Music Cabinet.

Day 6
Rudesheim to Mannheim on the Rhine

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Sail towards the cosmopolitan city of Heidelberg, where an optional excursion offers the opportunity to witness Heidelberg Castle's lavishly ornamented facade, and the old town's atmospheric market squares and striking baroque architecture. Later this evening, enjoy a gala dinner on board.

Day 7
Strasbourg

Breakfast

Disembark after breakfast and transfer to Basel Airport for your return flight to the UK.

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Dates & Prices

Dates
Price (per person)
Dates available
May 2021
from £1,499
1 Date
28th May - 3rd Jun
£1,499
June 2021
from £1,489
2 Dates
16th Jun - 22nd Jun
£1,489
21st Jun - 27th Jun
£1,489
July 2021
from £1,249
1 Date
19th Jul - 25th Jul
£1,249
August 2021
from £1,349
3 Dates
3rd Aug - 9th Aug
£1,399
10th Aug - 16th Aug
£1,349
26th Aug - 1st Sep
£1,399
September 2021
from £1,499
1 Date
17th Sep - 23rd Sep
£1,499
October 2021
from £1,499
1 Date
18th Oct - 24th Oct
£1,499

Important Information

A visa is not required for British nationals travelling to France and Germany. Further advice should be sought from the applicable tourist authority for other nationalities and for general queries. We strongly advise you check your destinations' Tourist Board or Embassy for the most up-to-date guidelines regarding passport validity.

If booking more than 10 weeks before departure a deposit of £49pp will need to be paid at the time of booking with the full amount payable at 10 weeks prior to departure. The deposit applies to adults and children. If you are within 10 weeks of travel then the full balance of the holiday will be payable.

It is your responsibility to check any health and vaccination requirements applicable to your booked arrangements. We can only provide general information about this. Health and hygiene facilities and disease risks vary from country to country. You should take health advice about your own needs as early as possible and in good time before your departure. Sources of information include; www.fco.gov.uk, www.travelhealthpro.org.uk, www.hpa.org.uk, your General Practitioner or a specialist clinic.

This river cruise is accessible to most people with an average level of fitness and normal mobility. It involves moderate days of walking on cobble streets and getting on and off the cruise ship. This cruise is not suitable for anyone with walking difficulties.

The currency in France and Germany as well as on board is the Euro. We recommend that you exchange your currency before you leave the UK, however cash machines are available in most towns and cities to withdraw money in the local currency.

This cruise is All-Inclusive, so you will only need to take a little extra money with you to cover any premium drinks on board and souvenirs, drinks and snacks purchased when off the ship, as well as any optional excursions you wish to book. Tipping is at your discretion. There is an envelope in your cabin for this purpose that can be handed to reception at the end of your cruise.