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The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei

Example 5 Day Cruise aboard MS Beethoven
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Fall in love with the Rhine River and its wonderful landscapes on this 5-day cruise aboard the MS Beethoven. Visit the most beautiful part of the romantic Rhine between Koblenz and Rudesheim. Pass by numerous castles nestled in famed vineyards. Cruise by the charming towns of Wiesbaden, Nierstein, Worms, and Mannheim. Discover Renaissance ruins and the restoration of the Heidelberg Castle. Stop at the historical Bassenheimer Hof cellar, a seigneurial residence from the 16th century, where you can indulge in a wine tasting. 
La Petite district in StrasbourgVineyard underneath the Niederwald Monument, Rudesheim, GermanyEhrenfels Castle on Rhine River near RudesheimPlace Kleber in StrasbourgKoblenz at night
  • Visit the famous Drosselgasse with its numerous cafés and bars
  • Explore the Church of the Holy Spirit, the most famous church in Heidelberg
  • Join an exclusive tour of the Rüdesheim vineyards by mini-train
Trip Type:
  • Small Ship
Activity Level: Relaxed

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Day 1: Strasbourg | Embark

Boarding between 6.00 and 7.00 pm in Strasbourg (rue du Havre). Settle into your cabin before enjoying a welcome cocktail and the presentation of the crew. This evening, your excursions for both packages: visit of old Strasbourg in a riverboat (depending on availability). Tonight your cruise departs.

Day 2: Strasbourg | Koblenz

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Today, sail to the towns of Lauterbourg, Spire, Mainz. The cruise continues towards Koblenz up the most beautiful section of the romantic Rhine. Sail past the towns of Kaub, Oberwesel, Saint-Goar. Before you reach the moor in Koblenz, you can see Stolzenfels castle. Explore the old city of Koblenz this evening. 

Day 3: Koblenz | The Romantic Rhine Valley | Rudesheim

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Cruise up the most beautiful part of the romantic Rhine between Koblenz and Rüdesheim. Pass numerous castles nestling in the famed vineyards and the celebrated rock of the Lorelei. Arrive in Rüdesheim early in the afternoon. Shopping or proposed excursions:

CLASSIC: Departure in a touristic train stopping at a wine tasting cellar, followed by a visit to the museum of mechanical music.

DISCOVERY: Hiking through the vineyards in Rudesheim.

In the evening, the famous Drosselgasse awaits you with its numerous cafés and bands.

Day 4: Rudesheim | Speyer Or Mannheim

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
The ship departs early this morning to cruise up the Rhine to Speyer. Pass the towns of Wiesbaden, Nierstein, Worms, and Mannheim. Today's excursion for both packages to Heidelberg: Stopover in Speyer or Mannheim depending on berths available at the wharf. Board again in late afternoon. Tonight enjoy your exclusive gala evening on board. 

Day 5: Strasbourg | Disembark

  • 1 Breakfast
Arrive in Strasbourg in the morning and disembark after breakfast. 


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Main Deck
21 cabins (19 twins, 2 cabins with a double bed) equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.
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Middle Deck
27 cabins (24 twins, 2 cabins with a double bed, 1 cabin equipped for disabled with double bed). All cabins are equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.
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Upper Deck
42 cabins (40 twins, 2 cabins with a double bed) equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.


For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary. 

This offer includes :
-Your cruise with all meals from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the final day
drinks including water, wine, beer, fruit juices and coffee served during meals on board, drinks served at the bar (excluding champagne and wines on the wine list)
-Double-occupancy cabin with shower in private bathroom
-Excursions included in the package selected
-Onboard entertainment
-Assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
-Welcome cocktail
-The gala dinner and evening
-Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
-All port fees.

This offer does not include :
-Drinks on the wine list
-Champagne at the bar
-Drinks during excursions or transfers
-Cancellation and baggage insurance
-Personal expenses.
-DISCOVERY package supplement **

valid passport compulsory. Non-EU nationals are advised to consult their embassy or consulate. Please note: Your passport must be valid for six months beyond the last day of your travels.



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