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Germany
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Discover charming Heidelberg
Breisach
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Discover the famous wine town of Bernkastel
Cochem
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Explore the small medieval town of Cochem
Heidelberg
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Visit the enchanting Heidelberg
Rudesheim
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Explore the famous vineyards of Rudesheim
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Many proclaim that there is no better way to explore Germany than on a river cruise. Effortlessly float between quaint villages, scenic countryside, and history-rich cities and destinations like Passau, Regensburg, Rudesheim, Nuremberg, and Cologne without unpacking your bags. Enjoy wine tasting, biking, village visits, hiking, and urban exploration on a specialty Germany river cruise. Germany river cruises cost from $1,250 to $66,625 for a 5 to 22 days trip. Adventure Life's Germany cruise specialists can help you plan the perfect trip. Contact us to get started planning your trip now
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Grossmunster Cathedral, Zurich
$4,679
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The Enchanting Rhine - From Zurich to Amsterdam

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Zürich
  • Walk along Lucerne's famous streets
  • Visit the iconic Heidelberg Castle
  • Admire Amsterdam's beauty
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Start your Rhine River adventure with two magical nights in Zurich and two nights in Lucerne. Explore the unique landscapes Switzerland has to offer, then take a 7-night cruise from Basel to the historic city of Amsterdam. Enjoy a walking tour of Breisach, Germany. Visit Speyer, one of …
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Visit charming Passau
$3,399
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Magna on the Danube - Budapest to Vilshofen

Budapest to Vilshofen - 8 Day Itinerary aboard MS AmaMagna
  • Discover Budapest
  • Take a guided bike ride
  • Enjoy wine tasting
  • Delight in a walking tour
Starts/ Ends in:
Budapest / Vilshofen
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Journey along the Danube and see firsthand why this storied river has inspired generations of artists, poets and musicians. Indulge your passion for timeless architecture and art in three magnificent capitals: Budapest, Bratislava, and Vienna. Let the hills come alive with the sounds of music in …
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MS Gérard Schmitter on the Rhine River
$1,176
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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 Cruises, 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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Historic Zurich with River Limmat, Switzerland
$7,729
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Rhine & Moselle Fairytales

18 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Enjoy Cologne's local delights
  • Explore charming Koblenz
  • Discover scenic Cochem
  • Admire the famous Fraumünster Abbey
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Be part of a real life fairytale as you explore the priceless gems of four countries along two legendary rivers, the Rhine and Moselle. Discover authentic European charm on this wonderful 18-day adventure. Fall in love withthe dramatic rivers yielding to fairy-tale towns, vineyards majestically …
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Panoramic view of Budapest cityscape
$3,950
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Trans-European Cruise

Strasbourg to Budapest - 13 Day Itinerary aboard MS France
  • Visit the historical city of Mainz
  • Explore Miltenberg's architecture
  • Enjoy Passau's baroque charm
  • Discover Austrian history
Activities:
Biking, River Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore Central Europe from the comfort of your luxury ship during this 13-day voyage aboard the MS France. VisitWürzburg, a magic city situated on the right bank of the Main River, a city famous for its baroque palace. Enjoy aguided tour to Rothenburg, a magnificent walled town set up high on …
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View from the harbour of Basel, Switzerland
$2,172
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The Moselle River, the Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland

Cochem to Strasbourg - 6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Monet
  • Tour Koblenz's famous fortress
  • Cruise up the stunning Rhine River
  • Visit Strasbourg
  • Explore Basel
Starts/ Ends in:
Strasbourg / Strasbourg
Activities:
River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise the magical Moselle River and enjoy the gentle waters of the romantic Rhine Valley on this exceptional cruise from Cochem to Basel. Let yourself be whisked away by the meandering waters and discover the steep cliffs, majestic castles and impressive vineyards in an area teeming with history. …
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Strasbourg at dusk
$2,172
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Enchanting Alsace, Switzerland, the Rhine Valley, and the Moselle River

Strasbourg to Cochem - 6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Monet
  • Discover Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle
  • Explore Alsace's Wine Route
  • Visit the romantic Heidelberg
  • Tour the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress
Starts/ Ends in:
Strasbourg / Cochem
Activities:
Hiking, River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise the magic Moselle River and enjoy the gentle waters of the Romantic Rhine Valley on this exceptional cruise from Cochem to Basel. Let yourself be whisked away by the meandering waters and discover the steep cliffs, majestic castles, and impressive vineyards in an area teeming with history. …
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$3,399
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European Holiday Markets

Nuremberg to Vienna - 8 Day Itinerary aboard S.S. Beatrice
  • Experience Europe on the holidays
  • Visit holiday markets in Europe
  • 3 UNESCO World Heritage sites
Starts/ Ends in:
Nuremberg / Vienna
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Christmas Market, Land & Sea, River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This cruise takes you to some of the most famous and delightful holiday markets in Europe.Those looking to experience Europe at its most magical will enjoy the chance to discover the delightful holiday traditions and treats of Germany and Austria.At each market, you’ll find wooden stalls …
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Explore the historic old town Koblenz
$3,099
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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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Cologne's famous cathedral at sunset from the Rhine.
$1,895
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Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley

Amsterdam-Strasbourg - 7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Gérard Schmitter
  • Cruise along the romantic Rhine
  • Stroll at the famous Drosselgasse
  • Stop at the Kröller MÜller museum
  • Explore Amsterdam's historic heart
Starts/ Ends in:
Amsterdam / Strasbourg
Activities:
Local Market, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this 7-day cruise of the romantic Rhine River, visit quaint villages, beautiful gardens, lush vineyards and towering castles, all from the comfort of the MS Gérard Schmitter as you cruise from Amsterdam to Strasbourg. You will also have chances to dive into history and art at museums and …
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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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Stop in historic Regensburg on your Danube river cruise
$5,445
Save $250
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Danube Christmas Markets

Budapest to Nuremberg - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Amber
  • Discover Budapest charming town
  • Visit elegant Vienna
  • Explore Benedictine abbey
  • Experience true wonder of Christmas
Starts/ Ends in:
Budapest / Nuremberg
Activities:
Biking, Christmas Market, Festivals, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Scenic Amber and start your 8-day discovery voyage through Hungary, Germany, and Austria. Explore Budapest city, known for its museums, galleries, and artists. On your way,visit the Belvedere Museum, one of Europe’s most stunning Baroque landmarks, or discover a different side of …
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Hungarian parliament, Budapest
$2,499
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Danube Waltz

8 Day Itinerary aboard Viking River Cruises
  • Walk along Castle Hill
  • Explore the medieval Bratislva
  • Visit the Viennese Opera House
  • Discover the Abbey of Göttweig
Starts/ Ends in:
Budapest / Passau
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join this 8-day Danube River cruise with Viking River Cruises. Soak up soothing steam at a Budapest thermal bath. Learn to waltz at a Viennese dance school. Savor Austro-Hungarian cuisine in Vienna and Budapest. View the Wachau Valley’s beauty. Explore lesser-known Central European cities …
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Vienna
$3,399
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Iconic Christmas Markets - Cruise Only

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amalea
  • Visit the Great Market Hall
  • Explore Vörösmarty Square
  • Join a guided bike ride
  • Join a walking tour of Passau
Activities:
Biking, Christmas Market, Hiking, River Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Travel back through centuries as you walk along cobblestone streets through grand cities and historic towns bedecked with twinkling Christmas trees and lined with wooden huts gleaming with handcrafted treasures. Iconic Christmas Markets are plentiful and are on full display for your pleasure: …
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Cochem Castle, Germany
$2,222
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4 Rivers: The Moselle, Sarre, Romantic Rhine, and Neckar Valleys

7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Leonard De Vinci
  • Discover Roman heritage in Trier
  • Enjoy wine tasting in Remich
  • See the charming villages
  • Explore the old city of Luxembourg
Activities:
River Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join MS Leonard De Vinci on its 7-day adventure that sails along the enchanting four rivers namely the Moselle, Sarre, Romantic Rhine, and Neckar Valleys. As you cruise along these rivers, take time to see the amazing villages on the banks of each river. You can also explore the city of Luxembourg …
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Take a ride on the ferris wheel or take a stroll through the Christmas Market
$835
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Christmas on the Romantic Rhine

4 Day Itinerary aboard MS Leonard De Vinci
  • Christmas Markets in Strasbourg
  • Tour museums in Rüdesheim
  • Discover the history of Mainz
Starts/ Ends in:
Strasbourg / Strasbourg
Activities:
Christmas Market Visits, River Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the MS Leonard De Vinci to join the 4-day cruise along the romantic Rhine Valley this Christmas and discover the famous Christmas market of Strasbourg, one of the biggest in Europe. Immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere of the end-of-year celebrations! You can also attend the famous …
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Ehrenfels Castle on Rhine River near Rudesheim
$5,299
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Rhine & Moselle Fairytales - Cruise Only

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Admire Amsterdam's famous canals
  • Discover Cologne's Gothic cathedral
  • Bike along the Moselle River
  • Enjoy views of the Neckar Valley
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover authentic European charm on this wonderful 12-day adventure exploring the priceless gems of four countries along two legendary rivers, the Rhine and Moselle. Discover the dramatic rivers yielding to fairy-tale towns, vineyards majestically clinging to hillsides, and mesmerizing moments …
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Discover the art and culture of Vienna
$4,306
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Gems of the Danube

8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Opal
  • Discover the historic Bratislava
  • Explore the city of Cesky Krumlov
  • Stroll through Regensburg
  • Enjoy exploring Nuremberg
Starts/ Ends in:
Nuremberg / Budapest
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Every aspect of this itinerary will be sure to surprise and delight travelers to this beautiful region. Board your 5-star luxury river cruise ship in historic Nuremberg, after exploring the old town and learning of its role in history both ancient and recent. Wander through the cultural center of …
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