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river cruise is the best option for visiting the picturesque city of Heidelberg. Home to Germany's oldest university and one of the best preserved medieval cities in Europe, it offers a cultural experience of the highest level. Imagine yourself cruising down the dazzling Neckar River, taking in Heidelberg's incredible architecture and breathtaking scenery. As you glide under bridges and past castle ruins, your experienced English-Speaking guide will tell you the history of this fascinating city. Enjoy a wine tasting tour at a local vineyardcycle or hike through the surrounding hills and villages, and explore historic churches and charming markets. Find your adventure below, or start planning your perfect Heidelberg vacation with one of our seasoned trip planners today.
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10 Best Rhine River Cruises Visiting Heidelberg for 2024-2025

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8 Best Rhine Luxury River Cruises Visiting Heidelberg for 2024-2025

Trip NameFromDaysNext DepartureSummary
Jewels of the Rhine$67908May 11, 2024Level up your vacation with this 8-day getaway with Emerald Dawn. Cruise from Zurich, Switzerland to Amsterdam in the Netherlands.
Jewels of the Rhine$67908May 4, 2024Emerald Dawn hosts this exciting 8-day Rhine River cruise from Amsterdam to Zurich. Biking, hiking, and urban exploration tours highlight this …
Jewels of the Rhine$67908Jun 2, 2024From Zurich to Amsterdam, the Emerald Sun invites you on this mesmerizing 8-day Rhine River cruise, visiting Basel, Breisach, Cologne, Heidelberg, …
The Enchanting Rhine - From Basel to Amsterdam$25998May 9, 2024Experience 8 days full of discovery and wonder on this complete cruise along the enchanting Rhine, one of Europe´s most fascinating rivers. Enjoy …
Christmas Markets on the Rhine - Cruise Only$36998Dec 11, 2024Enjoy a 7-night cruise from Amsterdam to Basel aboard the MS Amaprima. As you sail the Rhine River, visit classic Christmas markets, bike along …
The Enchanting Rhine - From Zurich to Amsterdam$505912Jun 15, 2024After spending two nights in both Zurich and Lucerne, Switzerland, board the MS Amaprima on an exclusive 7-day Rhine River cruise through the …
Captivating Rhine - Cruise Only$24998May 16, 2024Enjoy two days in Amsterdam, then embark on the MS Amalucia for an 8-day cruise from Amsterdam to Basel, Switzerland, exploring the fascinating towns …
Captivating Rhine - Cruise Only$28998Apr 25, 2024Embark the MS Amasiena for a 8-day cruise from Amsterdam to Basel, Switzerland, exploring the fascinating towns along the Rhine River, including …
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Our Favorite River Ports on Cruises to Heidleberg 

River cruises visiting Heidelberg also dissembark at these ports on the Rhine, Main, &  Moselle Rivers:

Amsterdam, Netherlands - with its elaborate canal system, narrow houses with gabled facades, and bicycles seemingly everywhere, Amsterdam is a classic European city to explore.
Strasbourg, France - River cruises visiting Heidelberg often start or finish in Strasbourg on the Rhine, a charming French city with a strong German cultural influence.

Basel, Switzerland - The longest cruises start or finish in Basel on route to Amsterdam. Don't miss the 12th-century Gothic cathedral.

Rüdesheim am Rhine, Germany - is a famous wine region for it's Riesling wines surrounded by castles. 

Koblenz, Germany -  is an ancient city at the confluence of the Rhine and Moselle Rivers in the picturesque Rhine Gorge.
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