• Cologne
  • Reichsburg Castle, Cochem
  • Koblenz
  • Marksberg Castle, Koblenz
  • Rudesheim
  • Strasbourg
  • Strasbourg

Classic Rhine

Enjoy a 7-night river cruise to the spectacular scenery and pretty wine-producing towns of the Rhine and Moselle from Amsterdam to Basel, with return flights from Leeds-Bradford

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Celebrate the fairytale beauty and romantic spirit of the Rhine and Moselle valleys on this 7-night luxury cruise from Amsterdam in Holland to Basel in Switzerland, with return flights from Leeds-Bradford Airport.

From cosmopolitan Amsterdam, cruise to Cologne with its magnificent Gothic Cathedral, and perhaps enjoy a wine-tasting in picturesque Cochem, with its dramatic Reichsburg Castle towering above the town.

Visit the historic town of Koblenz at the confluence of the Rhine and Main, before cruising past the legendary Lorelei rock to the lively wine-producing town of Rudesheim. Stroll through the fascinating city of Mannheim before sailing to scenic Strasbourg with its beautiful half-timbered houses.

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Day 1 : UK - Amsterdam (Netherlands)

Fly from Leeds Bradford and embark your ship in Amsterdam for a welcome cocktail with fellow guests before dinner.

Day 2 : Amsterdam - Hoorn

Explore cosmopolitan Amsterdam, rich in history and beautiful architecture. The historical canal district is now a UNESCO World Heritage Listed site. Perhaps discover this remarkable city on a city tour then rejoin the ship in Hoorn.

Day 3 : Cologne (Germany)

Vibrant Cologne is one of Germany's largest cities, home to a historic Old Town and an impressive Gothic Cathedral. Perhaps try some of the famous Kolsch beer which is brewed here.

Day 4 : Cochem

See the spectacular scenery as you cruise along the river this morning before exploring the picturesque town of Cochem which lies in an important wine-growing region in the Moselle valley.

Day 5 : Koblenz - Rudesheim

Koblenz is situated at the confluence of the Rhine and Moselle rivers and iconic landmarks include St Castor Basilica and the memorial to Emperor Kaiser Wilheim. Perhaps join the optional guided walk before cruising to Rudesheim through spectacular scenery, passing the legendary Lorelei Rock. There is an optional city walk in Rudesheim including a visit to the famous Music Museum.

Day 6 : Mannheim - Speyer

Mannheim is an unusual city with its grid layout, and sights to explore include the National Theatre, St Sebastian's Church and the University of Mannheim. Perhaps join the optional excursion to the university city of Heidelberg. Discover the beautiful city of Speyer before enjoying the Captain's Gala Dinner this evening.

Day 7 : Strasbourg (France)

Strasbourg is the capital of the picturesque Alsace region in eastern France and home to the European Parliament. See the Straburger Munster Cathedral, the medieval Petite France district and the city centre, connected to the rest of the city by 22 bridges.

Day 8 : Basel (Switzerland)

Disembark your ship after breakfast and transfer to the airport for the return flight to Leeds-Bradford Airport.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night full board cruise
  • Return flights from Leeds Bradford Airport
  • Overseas transfers
  • Complimentary wine, draft beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board
  • Tea and coffee available all day
  • Complimentary bottled water in cabin replenished daily
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board
  • Wireless AMADEUS Audio System for all excursions
  • Cocktail reception, welcome dinner and gala dinner
  • Complimentary bicycles on board
  • Port taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Excursions
  • Travel insurance

Additional Information

  • Optional excursions:
  • City tour of Amsterdam with canal cruise and North Holland - 2017: £46pp 2018: £47pp
  • City walk in Cologne - 2017: £14pp 2018: £15pp
  • City Walk in Cochem with wine tasting - 2017: £32pp 2018: £33pp
  • City walk in Koblenz: £13pp
  • City tour of Rudesheim with Music Museum: £20pp
  • City tour of Heidelberg - 2017: £39pp 2018: £40pp
  • City walk in Speyer: £13pp
  • Alsace and wine excursion - 2017: £45pp 2018 - £46pp (Only available on reverse itinerary)
  • City tour of Strasbourg - 2017: £45pp 2018: £46pp
  • Save 15% on excursion packages - 2017: from £133pp 2018: from £137pp

2018 Departures

Amsterdam to Basel

Ship: Royal Our Price From
Oct 18£1698
Ship: Silver III Our Price From
May 30£1749

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Basel to Amsterdam

Ship: Royal Our Price From
Oct 25£1698
Ship: Silver II Our Price From
Jun 28£2068
Nov 04£1632
Ship: Silver III Our Price From
Jun 06£1829
Aug 30£2068

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Price Information

  • Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing a C4 cabin. Cabin upgrade supplements and single supplements are available on request
  • Flight supplement may apply

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