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Western Church with water canal view in Amsterdam
$1,775
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Cruise on the IJsselmeer, one of Holland's treasures

6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Visit Zaanse Schans Museum
  • See D.F.Wouda Steam Pumping Station
  • Explore Enkhuizen on your own
  • Join a guided visit of Amsterdam
Activities:
River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise on one of the largest lakes in the Netherlands in the heart of authentic towns and villages. Between historical monuments and unmissable traditions, discover the beauty of Holland through its canals, the cheese museum, the mills of the seventeenth century, old fishing ports and the village …
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A vibrant and beautiful square in Holland
$879
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Holland and its Tulips

4 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Tour the canals of Amsterdam
  • Observe 800 varieties of tulips
  • Explore the old city of Antwerp
Activities:
River Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From Amsterdam to Antwerp via Rotterdam, embark on a journey between cities and picturesque landscapes, major European ports and historic canals. Be seduced by a four-day cruise full of culture and tradition.
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Visit charming Passau
$2,175
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Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley

7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Explore Amsterdam's historic heart
  • Stop at the Kröller MÜller museum
  • Cruise along the romantic Rhine
  • Stroll at the famous Drosselgasse
Activities:
Local Market, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover Amsterdam, the Keukenhof gardens, Cologne, Rüdesheim and Heidelberg, in this 7-day cruise aboard the MS Gérard Schmitter. Enjoy daily land excursions visiting Holland's architectural treasures, explore world-renowed museums, stroll through the most enchanting cities, pass …
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Bridge in Amsterdam, Netherlands
$1,775
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Ijsselmeer Lake Cruise

Amsterdam Roundtrip - 6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Join a guided visit of Amsterdam
  • Explore Enkhuizen on your own
  • See D.F.Wouda Steam Pumping Station
  • Visit Zaanse Schans Museum
Activities:
River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the MS Gérard Schmitter in Amsterdam and begin your 6-day cruise experience through Ijsselmeer Lake,one of the largest lakes in Holland. Discover the sparkling canals of Amsterdam, join an excursion to Alkmaar and the Dutch Cheese Museum, visit theZuiderzee Museum, explore theKeukenhof …
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Cologne's famous cathedral at sunset from the Rhine.
$2,490
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Picturesque Holland and the magnificent valley of the romantic Rhine

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Visit the windmills of Kinderdijk
  • Stop at the Kröller-Müller museum
  • Cruise through the Rhine Valley
  • Explore the Keukenhof park
Activities:
River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join an 8-day river cruise experience from Holland to Germany, sailing through the charming waterways of the Rhine River. Begin and finish your river voyage in Amsterdam, the City of Diamonds, and sail the sparkling Rhine making stops inKinderdijk, Rotterdam, Nijmegen, Cologne, Radesheim, Boppard …
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Grote Markt square in Antwerp, Belgium
$1,200
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Springtime in Holland

Amsterdam to Antwerp - 5 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Visit a diamond cutter's workshop
  • Explore the Keukenhof Gardens
  • Tour the canals of Amsterdam
Activities:
Biking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on MS Gérard Schmitter and cruise from Amsterdam to Antwerp, discover the Netherlands, land of the tulips, mills and cheese. Through this cruise and its excursions, we invite you to discover the authentic Holland, with many canals and cities which have been classified as UNESCO World …
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Peaceful canal running through a European town
$1,640
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The Rhine in Flames

Strasbourg Roundtrip - 5 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Enjoy the Rhine in Flames
  • Discover Strasbourg & Koblenz
  • Hike through Rudesheim
Activities:
River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
For an incredible experience, take a look at our German rivercruisesthat include the magnificent Rhine in Flamesevent. Germany's largest and oldest fireworks show, over 150,000 people flock to the banks of the Rhine each year to admire this spectacular annual event. Situated at the most scenic …
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Palace
$1,640
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The Rhine in Flames: An incredible spectacle on the water

5 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Enjoy the Rhine in Flames
  • Discover Strasbourg & Koblenz
  • Hike through Rudesheim
Activities:
River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
For an incredible experience, take a look at our German rivercruisesthat include the magnificent Rhine in Flamesevent. Germany's largest and oldest fireworks show, over 150,000 people flock to the banks of the Rhine each year to admire this spectacular annual event. Situated at the most scenic …
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Old city of Koblenz by night
$1,860
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The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei

6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Set off on a tour of old Strasbourg
  • Join a train excursion in Rüdesheim
  • Explore lively Drosselgasse
  • Tour the Cistercian Monastery
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Be a part of this once-in-a-lifetime adventure sailing along the romantic Rhine Valley and passing by the rock of Lorelei. Sail through the harmonious and vibrant towns of Germany and France, making stops in Strasbourg, Koblenz, Rudesheim and Speyer. Enjoy free exploration time in every port of …
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Historic old town Strasbourg
$1,295
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The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei

Strasbourg Roundtrip - 5 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Explore the Stolzenfels Castle
  • Visit the Bassenheimer Hof cellar
  • Enjoy the views of Rüdesheim
Activities:
Hiking, River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the most beautiful section of theromantic Rhine River.Pass by numerous castles nestled in famed vineyards and the celebratedRock of Lorelei. VisitRudesheim and enjoya tourist train stop at awine tasting cellar,followed by a visit to the museum of mechanical music. ExploreHeidelberg, …
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Western Church with water canal view in Amsterdam
$879
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Tulip time in Holland

4 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Discover Dutch & Flemish ports
  • Tour Amsterdam's canals at night
  • Explore Antwerp's old town
Activities:
River Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From Antwerp to Amsterdam via Rotterdam, embark on MS Gérard Schmitter a 4-day journey between cities and picturesque landscapes, major European ports and historic canals. Be seduced by a four-day cruise full of culture and tradition.
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2019
EmbarksDays 
Apr 065Springtime in Holland
Apr 074Holland and its Tulips
Apr 104Tulip time in Holland
Apr 105Springtime in Holland
Apr 145Springtime in Holland
Apr 154Holland and its Tulips
Apr 227Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley
Apr 285The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei
May 128Picturesque Holland and the magnificent valley of the romantic Rhine
May 196Ijsselmeer Lake Cruise
May 196Cruise on the IJsselmeer, one of Holland's treasures
May 247Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley
May 305The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei
Jun 036The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei
Jun 138Picturesque Holland and the magnificent valley of the romantic Rhine
Jun 206Ijsselmeer Lake Cruise
Jun 206Cruise on the IJsselmeer, one of Holland's treasures
Jun 257Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley
Jul 015The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei
Jul 055The Rhine in Flames
Jul 096The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei
Jul 198Picturesque Holland and the magnificent valley of the romantic Rhine
Jul 267Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley
Aug 015The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei
Aug 095The Rhine in Flames: An incredible spectacle on the water
Aug 188Picturesque Holland and the magnificent valley of the romantic Rhine
Aug 256Ijsselmeer Lake Cruise
Aug 256Cruise on the IJsselmeer, one of Holland's treasures
Aug 307Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley
Sep 055The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei
Sep 096The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei
Sep 198Picturesque Holland and the magnificent valley of the romantic Rhine
Sep 266Ijsselmeer Lake Cruise
Sep 266Cruise on the IJsselmeer, one of Holland's treasures
Oct 075The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei
Max Passengers: 176
Ship Type: River Cruise Ship

Experience a unique European cruise aboard the 5 anchors class, MS Gérard Schmitter, a ship built in 2012 and equipped with 88 intimate and comfortable cabins. Let yourself dazzle by the romantic Rhine River and enjoy the best of French and European cuisine as you cruise along the most charming cities and towns.

Let the MS Gérard Schmitter be your floating hotel, a ship small enough to moor at a town or city port, but large enough to provide you every amenity. The capacity for 176 passengers allows a warm and convivial atmosphere on board, as well as the opportunity for quiet privacy and independence.

Public Areas:
- Lounge-bar with a dance floor
- Bar
- Dining room
- Large sundeck with deckhairs
- Lift
- Terrace
- French balconies
- Gift shop

Amenities:
- Central heating
- 230V electricity
- Air-conditioning
- Radar
- TV and video in the lounge
- Wifi on board

Characteristics:
- Built: 2012
- Length: 110 long
- Width: 11.40 m wide
- Cabins: 88 cabins
- Capacity: 176 passengers
Cabins aboard the MS Gérard Schmitter
Main Deck
25 cabins (18 twins, 7 cabins with a double bed) equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.
Cabins aboard the MS Gérard Schmitter
Middle Deck
21 cabins (16 twins, 4 cabins with a double bed, 1 cabin equipped of disabled with double bed). All cabins are equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.
Cabins aboard the MS Gérard Schmitter
Upper Deck
41 cabins (39 twins, 2 cabins with a double bed) equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.
MS Gérard Schmitter's Deck Plan
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Everything was amazing! The planning with Adventure Life went smoothly. The actual trip was fantastic! One of the best trips I have experienced. The cruise staff members were knowledgeable and attentive. I will be writing more about this on the blog!
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