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Lights brighten the evening at this bustling Christmas Market
$3,299
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Christmas Markets on the Rhine - Cruise Only

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amamora
  • Join a guided tour
  • Visit the largest Christmas Markets
  • Ride a bike along the Rhine
  • Enjoy a panoramic bus tour
Activities:
Biking, Christmas Market, Hiking, River Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the deep-rooted holiday traditions of Europe at its most festive time of year. Cologne’s Christmas Market with its impressive Gothic cathedral backdrop; the "Capital of Noël," Strasbourg, with its magnificent great Christmas tree; and Heidelberg’s Christmas …
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Stop in beautiful Basel, Switzerland
$4,045
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Rhine Highlights

Amsterdam-Basel - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Crystal
  • Enjoy Europe’s Rhine river
  • Explore Amsterdam’s canals
  • Stroll through Cologne
  • Discover the history of Heidelberg
Starts/ Ends in:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Admire some of the most charming towns of central Europe and cruise along the Rhine. Explore the canals of Amsterdam, admire Cologne’s famous cathedral, tour Heidelberg Castle, relax in the historic spa town of Baden-Baden and stroll through romantic Strasbourg. Throughout the journey, relax …
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Stop in beautiful Basel, Switzerland
$2,999
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Castles along the Rhine

Basel to Amsterdam - 8 Day Itinerary aboard S.S. Antoinette
  • Tour to the Kaysersberg village.
  • Walk over the old town, Strasbourg
  • Enjoy wine tasting at Boppard.
  • Visit to the Marksburg Castle
Starts/ Ends in:
Basel / Amsterdam
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Find inspiration in the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the fabled Rhine. Marvel at castles that were once mighty fortresses and get an insider’s look at one of the only castles on the Rhine that has never been destroyed, Marksburg Castle. Visit historic cities, including ancient Cologne …
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La Petite district in Strasbourg
$2,799
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Rhine Getaway: Amsterdam to Basel

8 Day Itinerary aboard Viking River Cruises
  • Explore the village of Kinderdijk
  • View the sites of Rüdesheim
  • Discover the Speyer Cathedral
  • Visit resplendent churches
Starts/ Ends in:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board your ship in Amsterdam for a fantastic 8-day adventure, where you will explore one of Europe’s best-loved rivers, the Rhine. Discover the turreted fortresses, grand cathedrals, historic cities, medieval towns and spectacular scenery of the Middle Rhine - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. …
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Basel at Christmas, Switzerland
$2,999
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Rhine Holiday Markets

Basel to Cologne - 8 Day Itinerary aboard S.S. Antoinette
  • Visit Basel’s Christmas Market.
  • Tour to Doktorenhof vinegar estate
  • Wander through Mainz’s Old Town
  • Walk through the Cologne Old Town
Starts/ Ends in:
Basel / Cologne
Activities:
Christmas Market, Festivals, Local Market, River Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This cruise is the best way to discover the roots of our Christmas traditions as you explore some of Europe’s most charming towns. Browse for unique ornaments in Basel’s Christmas Market. Sipvin chaudand stroll to Place Kléber to behold the enormous, brilliantly lighted tree that …
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Heidelberg
$3,399
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The Enchanting Rhine - From Basel to Amsterdam

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Visit Freiburg´s Gothic cathedral
  • Walk through “La Petite France”
  • Visit a preserved medieval city
  • Observe a Gothic masterpiece
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take a front-row seat on this enchanting 8-day journey to the magnificent cities and charming villages along the Rhine River. Experience days full of discovery and wonder as you cruise from Basel to Amsterdam, making stops to exploreBreisach, Strasbourg, Mannheim, Heidelberg, Rüdesheim, …
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Explore Basel
$4,045
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Rhine Christmas Markets

Basel to Amsterdam - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Jasper
  • Discover La Petite France
  • Visit charming Baden-Baden
  • Uncover the history of Heidelberg
  • Explore amazing Koblenz
Starts/ Ends in:
Basel / Amsterdam
Activities:
Christmas Market, River Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Delight in the charms of a European Christmas as the ship cruises along the Rhine. Visit charming Strasbourg, take in the spa resort town of Baden-Baden, explore Cologne’s Christmas markets and Heidelberg Castle, discover the canals of Amsterdam, marvel at the World Heritage-listed Rhine …
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Cruise the rivers of Germany
$3,595
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Jewels of the Rhine

Zurich - Amsterdam - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Sun
  • Visit a Black Forest village
  • Visit Heidelberg Castle
  • Take a walk to Heidelberg
  • Ride a cable car in Koblenz
Starts/ Ends in:
Zurich / Amsterdam
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the ship inBasel, Switzerland. First to explore in the list is the Black Forest, known for its cuckoo clocks and the live oompah bands. Here, visit a Black Forest village or hikepassing under an idyllic canopy of evergreens. In Strasbourg, be amazed by the ornate beauty ofMaison Kammerzell …
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Old city of Koblenz by night
$3,595
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Jewels of the Rhine

Zurich - Amsterdam - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Dawn
  • Enjoy a Black Forest tour
  • Explore the past on a walking tour
  • Witness the beauty of Strasbourg
  • Discover the City of Literature
Starts/ Ends in:
Zurich / Amsterdam
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Capture every moment and memory that you will have on this 8-day sailing adventure withEmerald Dawn. Visit historic places that transport you to the good old days of the past. Learn why these cities are so special when discovering the old architecture and structures preserved for present day. Tour …
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Historic old town Strasbourg
$4,395
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Rhine Highlights

8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Ruby
  • Discover history of Heidelberg
  • Stroll through Cologne
  • Enjoy Amsterdam’s canals
  • See Europe’s beautiful rivers
Starts/ Ends in:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
Biking, Local Market, River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Delight in the charms of Europe as you cruise along the Rhine. Discover the canals of Amsterdam, marvel at the World Heritage-listed Rhine Gorge, explore Cologne’s markets and Heidelberg Castle, visit the spa resort town of Baden-Baden and the charming Strasbourg. Throughout your journey, you …
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Amsterdam is known for its citizens' love for bikes!
$3,895
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Windmills, Tulips, and Belgian Delights

Amsterdam Roundtrip - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Jade
  • Enjoy the historic squares of Ghent
  • Explore Antwerp’s old squares
  • Learn about Rotterdam's history
  • Visit the village of Kinderdijk
Starts/ Ends in:
Amsterdam / Amsterdam
Activities:
Biking, River Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Commencing in Amsterdam, this itinerary takes in the very best that the Netherlands and Belgium have to offer. From sleepy towns like Edam and Volendam to thriving modern centers like Rotterdam; from famous windmills and canals to timeless bridges and unique architectural styles, there is no better …
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Ehrenfels Castle on Rhine River near Rudesheim
$3,099
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Enchanting Rhine - Cruise Only

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amamora
  • Visit Riquewihr
  • Go to Freiburg
  • Tour Cathédrale de Nôtre Dame
  • Taste Rüdesheimer Coffee
Activities:
Biking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Grand cities blend in perfect harmony with their historic past and progressive future in Cologne and Amsterdam. Inspirational towns have given way to great stories, such as Heidelberg, where Mark Twain wrote “A Tramp Abroad.” Timeless traditions still remain intact—from the making …
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Bicycles are a part of everyday life in Europe
$3,299
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Captivating Rhine - Cruise Only

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amamora
  • Join a guided tour through Old Town
  • Take a guided bike ride
  • Hike through Rudesheim
  • Join a guided hike
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Contoured by vineyard-clad hills and castles from yesteryear, the legendary Rhine captivates. Experience the allure of France’s Alsace region in its welcoming capital, Strasbourg, and its priceless gem, Riquewihr. Fabled towns lost in time present you with the chance to taste local flavors …
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Western Church with water canal view in Amsterdam
$2,149
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Rhine Getaway: Basel to Amsterdam

8 Day Itinerary aboard Viking River Cruises
  • Discover Renaissance buildings
  • Explore lovely Speyer Cathedral
  • Visit the beautiful sandstone ruins
  • View 700-year-old Marksburg Castle
Starts/ Ends in:
Basel / Amsterdam
Activities:
River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore one of Europe’s best-loved rivers, the Rhine on this 8-day cruise. Discover the turreted fortresses, grand cathedrals, historic cities, medieval towns and spectacular scenery of the Middle Rhine - an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Sip the region’s renowned white wines, the roots of …
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Spring flowers in Mannheim
$3,795
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Rhine Highlights

Amsterdam-Basel - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Jasper
  • Enjoy Amsterdam’s famous canals
  • Discover the history of Heidelberg
  • Enjoy Europe’s beautiful rivers
  • Stroll through Cologne
Starts/ Ends in:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Delight in the charms of old European towns and cruise along the Rhine. Discover the winding canals of Amsterdam, marvel at the beauty of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Rhine Gorge, explore Cologne’s soaring Cathedral, wander Heidelberg Castle, take in the spa resort town of Baden-Baden and …
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Visit beautiful and historic Strasbourg
$3,795
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Rhine Highlights

Amsterdam-Basel - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Amber
  • Explore harbor city Amsterdam
  • View the Drachenburg Castle
  • Discover history of Heidelberg
  • Enjoy Europe’s beautiful rivers
Starts/ Ends in:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
River Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Viewsome of the most charming towns of central Europe on the voyage along the Rhine. Discover the canals of Amsterdam, visit Cologne’s famous cathedral, tour Heidelberg Castle, relax in the historic town of Baden-Baden and stroll through romantic Strasbourg. Throughout the journey, relax …
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Explore quaint towns along the Rhine
$3,899
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Castles Along the Rhine

8 Day Itinerary aboard River Empress
  • Tour the capital of Alsatian wines
  • Visit a Romanesque cathedral
  • Visit the Marksburg Castle.
  • Walk through Strasbourg
Starts/ Ends in:
Basel / Amsterdam
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day voyage aboard the River Empress is an ideal holiday for castle lovers. Sail along the Rhine river and marvel at castles that were once mighty fortresses and get an insider’s look at one of the only castles on the Rhine that has never been destroyed, Marksburg Castle. Visit historic …
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Cologne, Germany
$3,399
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Captivating Rhine - Cruise Only

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Explore Amsterdam's canals
  • Admire castle & fortress ruins
  • Hike Heidelberg's Philospher's Path
  • Tour Strasbourg by bicycle
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Start your European river cruise on the MS Amaprima in vibrant Amsterdam, enjoying her legendary canals and colorful surroundings. Visit the majestic Cologne Cathedral, the historic university town of Heidelberg, the Alsace region, and enjoy a walking tour of the lovely “La Petite …
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