Enchanting Alsace, Switzerland, The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Moselle River
6 days with CroisiEurope Rating:
DAY 1 STRASBOURG - BASEL
Passengers will begin their adventure at our dock in Strasbourg. We will leave by coach for Basel and board our ship at 6 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Tonight we’ll enjoy dinner and an evening of activities on board. We'll remain in port in Basel for the night.
DAY 2 BASEL - BREISACH
We’ll spend the morning on a guided visit of Basel. We’ll discover the city’s old town and its various passages and medieval monuments such as the cathedral—the city’s hallmark—the marketplace, and the bright red town hall. We’ll spend the afternoon cruising to Breisach and enjoy an Alsatian-themed evening on board.
DAY 3 BREISACH - STRASBOURG
Join us for an excursion on the Alsatian Wine Route (lunch included). Our first stop will be Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle, where we’ll enjoy a guided tour plunging us into life during the Middle Ages. Afterwards, we’ll travel along the Alsatian Wine Route and stop at a wine cellar for a tasting*. The afternoon will be dedicated to guided tour of Strasbourg. Our ship will cruise to Mannheim overnight.
DAY 4 MANNHEIM - RÜDESHEIM
Join us today for an excursion to Heidelberg, the most romantic city in Germany. We’ll then spend the afternoon cruising to Rüdesheim. The famous Drosselgasse with its numerous cafés, bars, and music awaits you tonight!
DAY 5 RÜDESHEIM - KOBLENZ - POMMERN
We’ll spend the morning cruising the romantic Rhine River. In the afternoon, we’ll set out on a guided tour of Koblenz and Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. Located at the crossroads of the Rhine and Moselle Regions, and surrounded by several mountain peaks, Koblenz is a rich mosaic of culture and history. Afterwards, we'll begin to cruise to Pommern. Tonight is our festive gala evening.
DAY 6 COCHEM - STRASBOURG
Enjoy breakfast on board this morning before we enjoy a guided tour of Cochem Castle. We’ll have lunch in a local restaurant. You’ll return to Strasbourg by coach.
All This Included
Cruise the magic Moselle River and enjoy the gentle waters of the Romantic Rhine Valley on this exceptional cruise from Cochem to Basel. Let yourself be whisked away by the meandering waters and discover the steep cliffs, majestic castles, and impressive vineyards in an area teeming with history. Along the Wine Route, you’ll explore traditional villages with hidden secrets, as well as Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle perched on a peak in the Vosges Mountains. And who could forget Koblenz and Rüdesheim, known for its wines and cafés, or Heidelberg, one of the most romantic cities in Germany?
Cruising: Cabin onboard MS Monet
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* 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.