Vineyards of the Rhine & Mosel Cruise

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Vineyard by the river
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A cathedral at sunset from the Rhine
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Take a tour to see the beautiful fields of tulips
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The gothic Notre-Dame Cathedral towers over the streets of Paris
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Fields of tulips stretch as far as the eye can see
AmaDolce's stairway and library.
Enjoy a game of chess on the AmaDolce's sun deck.
Experience the unforgettable beauty of two of Europe’s most renowned waterways, the Rhine and Mosel on this unforgettable European river cruise. Begin in Paris, the “City of Lights,” then take a high-speed TGV train to Luxembourg where you will board your vessel. Enjoy views of steep vineyards along the Mosel River, visit ancient wine villages and vineyards, and sample delicious regional wines. On the Rhine, you will tour historic Cologne and its magnificent Cathedral. Conclude your river cruise vacation in vibrant Amsterdam, amidst the city’s legendary system of canals.

Day 1

    Arrive Amsterdam, Netherlands / Embark

    Arrive in charming Amsterdam. Your luxurious river cruise ship is moored near the city center. Meet your fellow travelers tonight at the Cocktail Reception. (D)

    Day 2

      Amsterdam

      After breakfast, your tour begins with a scenic canal cruise through the city known as the “Venice of the North.” See the fabled Skinny Bridge, elegant narrow townhouses, and the famous house where Anne Frank once spent years in hiding during World War II. Afterwards, enjoy a panoramic motor coach tour of Amsterdam that will take you past numerous iconic landmarks and includes a photo stop at the Rembrandt Windmill. You will also have free time to explore and shop for souvenirs. (B,L,D)

      Day 3

        Cologne, Germany

        This morning, enjoy a scenic cruise on the Rhine River to Cologne. After arriving early afternoon, you will have your choice of two tours. The first is a walking tour of Cologne, which includes the Old Town, Cathedral Square, and the spectacular 13th-century Gothic cathedral whose twin spires are amongst the tallest in Europe. Afterwards, you will have free time to linger in the cathedral, browse the many nearby shops or perhaps enjoy a glass of Kölsch, Cologne’s famous beer. As an alternative, enjoy a guided bike tour of Cologne (capacity controlled). (B,L,D)

        Day 4

          Rudesheim

          This morning, see the stunning beauty of the Rhine castles and the infamous Lorelei Rock as you sail through the fascinating Rhine Gorge. After lunch, arrive in Rüdesheim, where you will enjoy an afternoon wine tasting with a local vintner. Explore the Drosselgasse, a narrow alley lined with wine taverns and restaurants during your free time. In the evening, visit Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum. The ship overnights here. (B,L,D)

          Day 5

            Mainz / Koblenz

            Arrive in Mainz after breakfast and choose between two different excursions: a walking tour of beautiful Mainz that includes the famous Gutenberg Museum, home of the world’s first printed bible; or an excursion to Heidelberg, Germany’s oldest university town, where you will see the red-walled Heidelberg Castle and its Great Vat, enjoy lunch on your own, and take a walking tour of Old Heidelberg. Tonight, the ship cruises to Koblenz. (B,L,D)

            Day 6

              Cochem

              This afternoon, arrive in picturesque Cochem, located amidst the steep vineyards and wine villages of the Mosel. Choose between a walking tour and guided visit to the hilltop Reichsburg Castle, featuring spectacular views of the Mosel, or a guided bike tour of this lovely town (capacity controlled). (B,L,D)

              Day 7

                Bernkastel

                This morning, arrive in charming Bernkastel, where you will enjoy a winery visit and walking tour. Strategically located in the heart of the Mosel, the town boasts over 500 years of documented wine history and has a medieval marketplace, steeply gabled half-timbered homes, and beautiful town squares with centuries-old fountains. Above the town stand the ruins of Castle Landshut, the former summer home of the Archbishop of Trier, which was destroyed by a fire in the 17th-century. Later in the afternoon, your ship cruises to Luxembourg. (B,L,D)

                Day 8

                  Remich / Luxembourg / Paris

                  Bid farewell to your cruise ship this morning and enjoy a scenic drive to the capital of the Grand Duchy. En route you will stop at the Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial, the final resting place of Gen. George Patton. Later, you will have a walking tour of Luxembourg and free time for lunch on your own before boarding a TGV high-speed train to Paris. Arrive in mid-afternoon and check in to your hotel. (B)

                  Day 9

                    Explore Paris

                    Enjoy Paris’ famous sights during this morning's guided tour. Visit Notre Dame Cathedral, pass the Louvre Museum, the commemorative Arc de Triomphe, Opéra, Madeleine, Champs Elysées and much more. The remainder of the day is yours to explore on your own. (B)

                    Day 10

                      Free Day Paris

                      Your last day in the “City of Light” is free for you to enjoy at your leisure. If you prefer, you may take an optional “Seine Cruise & Eiffel Tower” tour in the morning or experience an optional Parisian Cabaret Dinner Show this evening. (B)

                      Day 11

                        Transfer to airport / Return Home

                        Transfer to the airport for your homebound flight. (B)
                         Category ECategory DCategory CCategory BCategory AJunior Suite
                        2014-Sep-01$4,399$4,648$5,048$5,248$5,378$6,098
                        Port Charges: $161 per person.
                        2014-Oct-06*$4,299$4,548$4,948$5,148$5,278$5,998
                        Port Charges: $161 per person.
                        * Itinerary operates in reverse.
                        2014-Oct-27$3,899$4,148$4,548$4,748$4,878$5,598
                        Port Charges: $161 per person.
                        Please note: Rates do not include port charges.

                        Included features:
                        - 7 Nights Deluxe Cruise Accommodation in an Outside Stateroom - 82% of the Staterooms with large French Balconies
                        - Daily Sightseeing Program as outlined in the Itinerary
                        - Infotainment System in all Staterooms with Free Internet, Hit Movies, Music Library and English Language TV Stations
                        - Terry Bathrobes and White-on-white plush Bedding in all Staterooms
                        - Superb Dining with all Meals included during your Cruise
                        - Free-flowing Red & White Wines from Europe's great Wine Regions, beer and soft drinks with every Dinner on board the Ship
                        - Bottled Water in every stateroom replenished daily
                        - Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner & Captain's Gala Dinner
                        - Transfer from the Ship to Luxembourg, followed by high-speed TGV train to Paris
                        - 3 Nights Hotel Accommodation in Paris, including daily Buffet Breakfast
                        - Special Highlights including Lectures, Theme Dinners, Cooking Demonstration, onboard Music Performances and afternoon & evening Piano Music
                        - Use of Bicycles to explore on your own
                        - Services of Professional Cruise Manager
                        - All English Language on board in a non-smoking Environment (smoking permitted only on the Sun Deck)
                        - All local Taxes

                        Deposit & Payment

                        Initial deposit is $400, and most travelers will call our office and pay the deposit with a credit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, AmEx, and Discover. Alternatively, you can send a check to our Missoula, Montana, office or register online at: https://www.adventure-life.com/forms/register

                        Final payment is due 100 days prior to departure.

                        Final payment by bank transfer, check or Visa, Mastercard, Discover, or Amex.

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                        Cancellation Policy

                        Days Prior to departureFee
                        121 days or more$400 per person
                        120-90 days$600 per person
                        89-60 days40% trip cost
                        59-30 days55% trip cost
                        29-0 days100% trip cost