Romantic Rhine - Amsterdam to Basel

One of Europe's most legendary rivers awaits on this captivating journey along the Rhine. Enjoy a canal cruise in splendid Amsterdam and guided sightseeing in Cologne, Koblenz, and Strasbourg. Delight in excursions to Germany's iconic Black Forest and to Heidelberg, Germany's oldest university town, to explore its imposing castle. Sail through the dramatic Rhine Gorge, past the legendary Lorelei rock, and visit the Gutenberg Museum in Mainz.

Your cruise at a glance

  • Rhine Gorge
    • Overnight stay in Amsterdam with canal cruise, before sailing to Cologne and through the spectacular Rhine Gorge past Lorelei Rock.
  • Strasbourg
    • Explore La Petite France, the Gothic cathedral, Place Kléber and Place Gutenberg on a guided sightseeing tour.
  • Breisach
    • Take an excursion to the Black Forest, visit an open-air museum or join an excursion to Colmar in France.

Strasbourg

Itinerary

Multiple itineraries are available:

Day 1

Amsterdam (Embarkation)

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Travel to Amsterdam where you will be met and transferred to your cruise ship for seven nights. Later, meet your crew at a welcome reception.

Day 2

Amsterdam

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Included today: Canal cruise. There is no better way to see Amsterdam than by canal boat, cruising through the elegant grachten, lined with stately homes that date back to Amsterdam's 'Golden Age'. There's free time in the city this afternoon to explore on your own. Later, bid 'tot ziens' (farewell) to Holland and set sail for Germany.

Day 3

Cologne

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Included today: Choice of Guided city walk or Jewish Cologne tour. Enjoy a peaceful morning of cruising before reaching Cologne in the afternoon. One of Germany's largest cities and capital of the Rhineland, Cologne straddles both sides of the Rhine and is dominated by the soaring twin spires of its magnificent Gothic cathedral. This afternoon, choose between an included guided city walk or a 'Jewish Cologne' tour. The Old Town abounds with cafés, shops and taverns. Be sure to try a Kölsch pale lager, locally brewed in Cologne for over a hundred years.

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