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Discover the Splendor of the Rhine, Neckar, Main, Moselle and Saar Valleys

9 days with CroisiEurope  Rating: Deluxe

River Cruise Itinerary

Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Tonight's dinner will be followed by an evening of dancing. Our ship will cruise through the night.

DAY 2: MANNHEIM - Heidelberg - EBERBACH (the Rhine and the Neckar)
We'll reach Mannheim and depart on an excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Heidelberg. We'll continue cruising towards Eberbach on the most beautiful section of the Neckar.

DAY 3: EBERBACH - MAINZ - FRANKFURT (the Rhine and the Main)
We'll cruise towards Mainz, a large industrial city, situated at the confluence of the Main and the Rhine. We will make a short stop to explore the city with our hostess. Enjoy some free time before we return on board. We'll start sailing towards Frankfurt, reaching it in the middle of the night.

Join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Tour of Frankfurt.
DISCOVERY: Frankfurt “Mainhattan” and the Main Tower. Panoramic tour of Frankfurt and ascent of the Main Tower.
 Departure of the cruise on the most beautiful section of the Main to Aschaffenburg, nicknamed "Nice Bavaroise″ by King Ludwig Ier of Bavaria. We'll reach Aschaffenburg in the evening.

Our ship will depart early this morning. We will be sailing up the Main to Mainz to get onto the Rhine. We'll reach Rüdesheim and depart on an excursion for both packages: Departure by tourist train to visit a wine cellar for a tasting, followed by a guided tour of the Museum of Mechanical Musical Instruments. Enjoy a free evening in the celebrated Drosselgasse, known throughout the world for its atmosphere, its restaurants and its bands.

DAY 6: RÜDESHEIM - COCHEM (the romantic Rhine and the Mosel)
Departure of the boat and cruise on the romantic Rhine where we will see numerous castles among famous vineyards as well as the infamous Lorelei Rock. We will sail along the picturesque Mosel for our journey to Cochem, a small medieval town dominated by its castle. Join us on an excursion for both packages: Guided tour of the Reichsburg castle in Cochem. We'll return on board and start cruising again. Enjoy an evening of dancing.

DAY 7: BERNKASTEL - TRIER (the Mosel valley)
We'll cruise through a myriad of small legendary villages surrounded by vines and castles. We'll stop in Bernkastel, the pearl of the Mosel, dominated by the Landshut castle. We'll continue towards Trier, reaching it in the night.

DAY 8: TRIER - SAARLOUIS (the Mosel and the Saar)
Join us on an excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Trier. We'll return on board and continue cruising towards Saarbrücken. We'll sail up the Saar through the “Saarschleife” with its magnificent wooded landscapes crossed by the meanders of the river. We'll arrive in the evening for our gala dinner.

DAY 9: SAARLOUIS - Strasbourg
Enjoy buffet breakfast on board and time at leisure in Saarlouis this morning. Enjoy one last lunch on board before disembarking at 1:00 p.m. Coach transfer back to Strasbourg, reaching it late in the afternoon. End of our services.

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River Cruise Highlights
  • A delight for the eyes
  • Cultural diversity of the five founding rivers
All This Included
  • Unlimited complimentary onboard beverages, including beer, fine wine, spirits, mineral bottled water, soft drinks specialty coffees and tea. 
  • All meals onboard for Superb French Cuisine 
  • Farewell Gala dinner 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Complimentary Samsung Galaxy Tablet for guests' use Shore excursions with wireless audio system 
  • Port Talk 
  • Captain Welcome cocktail Reception 
  • Assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess 
  • Entertainment : On board professional entertainment & Crew Team show 
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance 
  • All port fees
  • Cabin upgrades are available.
  • For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary.
  • Your passport must be valid for six months beyond the last day of your travels.
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
Terms and Conditions

* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines. Sorry, we are unable to offer air from countries other than the U.S. However, for those international customers who are able to arrange their own transportation to the trip origination city, we are able to offer the land/cruise portion of the package at the price quoted.

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