• Amsterdam
  • Cologne
  • Rudesheim
  • Heidelberg
  • Strasbourg
  • Strasbourg
  • Cologne
  • Rhine Vineyards

Legendary Rhine

Explore the fascinating cities of Amsterdam and Cologne, and beautiful wine town of Rudesheim on this superb Rhine cruise, with Leeds-Bradford or Manchester flights

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7 Nights from £1721pp

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Save 25% PLUS exclusive £50pp discount! Applies to 12 (reverse itinerary), 17 (forward itinerary) and 22 Nov 2018 departures. Prices shown include discount. Book by 31 Jul 2018

Regional flights and transfers for £129pp on 2019 departures! Applies to flights from the UK mainland. Book by 30 Sep 2018

Exclusive savings of up to £550pp on 2018 departures! Subject to availability. Prices shown include discount. Book by 31 Jul 2018

Join your luxurious ship in the Dutch capital of Amsterdam to begin your unforgettable cruise along the enchanting River Rhine.

Enjoy a cruise along Amsterdam's picturesque canals lined with magnificent buildings, admire the stunning Gothic cathedral in historic Cologne and journey through the dramatic Rhine Gorge past the famous Lorelei Rock.

Visit Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in the beautiful wine-producing town of Rudesheim and take the opportunity to discover the red-walled castle and Great Vat in picturesque Heidelberg. Continue to Strasbourg, capital of scenic Alsace and tranquil Breisach, home to one of the largest wine cellars in Europe.

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Day 1 : UK - Amsterdam (Holland)

Fly from Leeds-Bradford or Manchester to Amsterdam and embark your stylish ship. Enjoy a Welcome Dinner on board. (D)

Day 2 : Amsterdam

Enjoy a canal cruise past stunning homes, the beautiful Skinny Bridge and Anne Frank House, before joining a walk to the Begijnhof area and a city tour which includes the Royal Palace and Westerkerk. On the reverse itinerary there is the chance to join the Jewish Heritage tour. (B,L,D)

Day 3 : Cologne (Germany) - Koblenz

Discover Cologne's iconic sights during a guided walking tour, including a visit to the impressive Gothic cathedral, enjoy a Kolsch beer tasting at a local tavern or join the guided bike tour. (B,L,D)

Day 4 : Rudesheim

Admire the breathtaking scenery of the Rhine Gorge and the famous Lorelei Rock before arriving in Rudesheim where there is the option to sample the region's fine wines or enjoy a gondola ride to the impressive Niederwalddenkmal Statue. There is also the opportunity to join a guided bike ride. Later spend time at leisure at the lively Drosselgasse before an evening visit to Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum or a tasting of Rudesheimer coffee. (B,L,D)

Day 5 : Ludwigshafen - Heidelberg

From Ludwigshafen, there is the option to see the sights of Speyer on a city tour or join a half-day excursion to picturesque Heidelberg with its red-walled castle and Great Vat. Alternatively, enjoy a guided hike up the Philosopher's Path for stunning views. (B,L,D)

Day 6 : Strasbourg (France)

In Strasbourg, the beautiful capital of the Alsace region, there are guided tours by bike, coach and on foot which showcase the city's sights including the iconic Astronomical Clock. The remainder of the day is at leisure. (B,L,D)

Day 7 : Breisach

Enjoy a walking tour of beautiful Riquewihr or head to historic Freiburg. For those feeling active, there is a guided bike ride through the scenic countryside. (B,L,D)

Day 8 : Basel (Switzerland) - UK

After breakfast, disembark and transfer to the airport for your return flight to Leeds-Bradford or Manchester. (B)

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

Price Includes

  • 7 nights full board cruise in an outside cabin - most with revolutionary Twin balconies
  • Return flights from Leeds-Bradford or Manchester and overseas transfers
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner plus bottled water in cabins replenished daily
  • Sip and Sail Daily Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks (2018 only)
  • Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner and Captain's Gala Dinner
  • Tours and excursions daily with personal headset included
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • State of the art Infotainment System in all cabins with hi-speed internet, Hollywood movies, extensive music library and English TV stations
  • Special highlights including lectures, theme dinners, cooking demonstration, on board music performances and afternoon/evening piano music
  • Bicycles to explore on your own and guided bicycle tours
  • Services of professional Cruise Manager
  • Port Charges
  • All local taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Gratuities

Special Features

  • Special guest John Torode on 16 Apr 2018 departure:
  • MasterChef host John Torode joins the cruise on Day 6. Highlights include...
  • Drinks reception and gala dinner featuring a menu designed by John Torode
  • Exclusive cookery demonstration by John Torode
  • Exclusive talk followed by a question and answer session with John Torode
  • Special wine-themed itineraries:
  • 2018: 24, 26, 31 Mar; 1, 2, 8 Apr; 13 Aug; 5, 12*, 17 19* Nov
  • 2019: 31 Mar; 7, 11 Apr; 13, 21 Jul; 19 Aug; 3*, 10, 11, 17* Nov
  • *Reverse itinerary only

2018 Departures

Amsterdam to Basel

Ship: AMA Concerto Class Our Price From
Aug 27£2745
Sep 03, 10, 15, 17, 24, 29; Oct 01£2811
Oct 08£2745
Oct 15£2611
Oct 22£2145
Oct 29£2478
Nov 05£2345
Nov 17£1721

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Basel to Amsterdam

Ship: AMA Concerto Class Our Price From
Aug 27£2745
Sep 03, 10, 17, 22; Oct 01£2811
Oct 06£2745
Oct 15£2611
Oct 22£2545
Nov 05£2345
Nov 10, 12£2278

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

2019 Departures

Amsterdam to Basel

Ship: AMA Concerto Class Our Price From
Mar 24£2108
Apr 04, 07£2249
Apr 18£2460
Apr 29£2601
May 11£2671
May 12, 13, 19, 25, 26, 27; Jun 03, 08, 09, 16, 17, 23, 24; Jul 01, 07, 08, 13, 14, 15, 21, 22, 27, 29; Aug 05, 11, 12, 18, 19£2742
Aug 26£2882
Sep 01, 02, 08, 09, 14, 15, 16, 23, 28, 29, 30£2953
Oct 06, 07£2882
Oct 14£2812
Oct 20, 21£2671
Oct 27£2601
Oct 28£2530
Nov 02, 03, 04£2460
Nov 10£2389
Nov 11, 16, 17, 18£2319

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Basel to Amsterdam

Ship: AMA Concerto Class Our Price From
Mar 31£2178
Apr 11£2319
Apr 14£2389
May 06£2671
May 18, 19, 26; Jun 01, 02, 03, 10, 15, 16, 30; Jul 14£2742
Jul 20£2472
Jul 21, 28; Aug 11, 12, 18, 19£2742
Aug 25£2812
Aug 26£2882
Sep 02£3003
Sep 08, 09, 15, 16, 21, 23£2953
Oct 05, 06, 07£2882
Oct 13£2812
Oct 20, 21£2671
Oct 27£2601
Oct 28£2530
Nov 03, 04£2460
Nov 09, 10£2389
Nov 17£2319
Nov 18£2419
Dec 29£2389
Dec 30£2419

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Price Information

  • Flight supplement may apply
  • Prices are per person based on two people sharing a Cat E cabin
  • Cabin upgrade supplements are available - please contact us
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