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The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei

Example 5 Day Cruise aboard MS Victor Hugo
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Discover the Rhine Valley and the legend of the famous Lorelei rock! It is said that a beautiful maiden threw herself into the Rhine in despair over a faithless lover and was transformed into a siren who lured fishermen to destruction. Embark on a surprising cruise through sublime landscapes that will take you to Koblenz and Rüdesheim, known for its vineyards and traditional cafes. 

Day-by-Day Summary

Day 1 : Strasbourg, France | Embark
Day 2 : Strasbourg | Koblenz
Day 3 : Koblenz | The Romantic Rhine Valley | Rudesheim
Day 4 : Rudesheim | Speyer Or Mannheim
Day 5 : Strasbourg, France | Disembark

Highlights

  • Pass numerous castles, famed vineyards & the celebrated rock of the Lorelei
  • Observe the charming towns of Wiesbaden, Nierstein, Worms and Mannheim
  • Visit Koblenz, on the most beautiful section of the romantic Rhine
  • Explore the beautiful old city of Koblenz

Ship

MS Victor Hugo

Places Visited

Activities

Trip Type

  • Small Ship

Activity Level

Relaxed

Trip Snapshots

La Petite district in Strasbourg Koblenz at night Vineyard underneath the Niederwald Monument, Rudesheim, Germany International Lyceum of Pontonniers in Strasbourg Old city of Koblenz by night

Day 1 Strasbourg, France | Embark

Board your ship this evening in Strasbourg (rue du Havre). Settle into your cabin and enjoy a welcome cocktail followed by a visit of old Strasbourg in a riverboat before your cruise departs.  The ship will sail through the night.

*Passengers will choose either the Classic or Discovery package to participate in for the duration of the voyage.

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 your mooring in Koblenz, see Stolzenfels castle. Arrive in Koblenz late in the afternoon. Explore the old city in the company of your hostess. Enjoy a free evening with an overnight stopover.

Day 3 Koblenz | The Romantic Rhine Valley | Rudesheim

  • 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. Enjoy lunch on board. Arrive in Rüdesheim, this afternoon's excursions are:

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 in the morning to cruise up the Rhine to Speyer. Pass the towns of Wiesbaden, Nierstein, Worms, and Mannheim. Stopover in Speyer or Mannheim depending on the berths that are available at the wharf. Reboard late in the afternoon and enjoy your exclusive Gala evening. The ship will sail towards Strasbourg through the night.

Day 5 Strasbourg, France | Disembark

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

MS Victor Hugo

Per person starting at
$1,163
Cabins aboard the MS Victor Hugo
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Main Deck
29 cabins (26 twins, 3 double cabins) Shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, safe.
Cabins aboard the MS Victor Hugo
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Upper Deck
20 cabins (18 twins, 2 double cabins) Shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, safe.

Notes

20% discount on children between 2-10 years
30% discount for 3rd person in triple cabin

For the safety of the passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary. Alcohol can be harmful to your health. Please drink in moderation.

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
-On board entertainment
-Assistance from our on board multi-lingual host/hostess
-Welcome cocktail
-The gala dinner and evening
-Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
-All port fees
-Excursions for the Classic or Discovery package. Passengers will need to choose one package to participate in for the duration of the voyage.

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

Formalities
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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