From Amsterdam to Basel: The Treasures of the Celebrated Rhine River

ACB_AIPP - 9 days from $2,841

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AMSTERDAM - EMMERICH-AM-RHEIN - DÜSSELDORF - COLOGNE - KOBLENZ - MAINZ - STRASBOURG - BREISACH - BASEL

Day 1: AMSTERDAM

Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail before dinner.

Day 2: AMSTERDAM

This morning, join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided panoramic tour of Amsterdam and visit to a diamond merchant's.
DISCOVERY: Bike tour of Amsterdam in search of its most secret and unique locations.
In the afternoon, until May 13th 2018, join us on an excursion for both packages: Visit the Keukenhof Gardens(1).
From May 21st 2018 onwards, join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Haarlem.
DISCOVERY: Guided bike tour of Haarlem all the way to the sand dunes along the Flower Route.
We'll return on board in Amsterdam for an evening of dancing. Our ship will cruise to Wesel through the night.

Day 3: EMMERICH-AM-RHEIN - WESEL - DÜSSELDORF

Our ship will cruise to Emmerich-am-Rhein. This morning, join us on an excursion for both packages: Guided tour of the open-air museum in Arnhem. We'll return on board in Wesel and spend the afternoon cruising to Düsseldorf. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 4: DÜSSELDORF - COLOGNE - KÖNIGSWINTER - KOBLENZ

We'll depart early this morning for Cologne. Join us on an excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Cologne. Our cruise will then continue along the Rhine to Koblenz. In the evening, enjoy some free time to stroll through the town towards the famous Deutsches Eck.

Day 5: KOBLENZ - MAINZ

We'll cruise up the most beautiful part of the Rhine River all the way to Mainz, reaching it in the afternoon. Join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Mainz and the Gutenberg Museum (closed on Mondays.)
DISCOVERY: Touring the Rhineland vineyards.
Enjoy an evening of dancing after dinner. Our ship will cruise to Strasbourg through the night.

Day 6: STRASBOURG - BREISACH

We'll arrive in Strasbourg in the afternoon. Join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of the European capital.
DISCOVERY: Bird's eye view of Strasbourg from the top of the cathedral.
We'll return on board after our tour and cruise to Breisach. Tonight's our gala dinner and evening.

Day 7: BREISACH - BASEL

Enjoy time at leisure in Breisach, a city along the Rhine. The romanesque St Stephansmünster cathedral overlooks this lovely German town with a European feel.
This afternoon, join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Colmar and the Unterlinden Museum.
DISCOVERY: Bike tour of the Kaiserstuhl, a range of hills perfect for cycling amateurs. Our tour will take us through exceptional landscapes, orchards, small medieval villages and along the Rhine.
Afterwards, we'll cruise to Basel. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 8: BASEL - Schaffhausen - BASEL

Join us on an excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Basel.
This afternoon, join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Discover the Rhine Falls, among the most spectacular sites to visit in Switzerland.
DISCOVERY: Hike around and mini-cruise to the foot of the Rhine Falls.
Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 9: BASEL

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary. (1) In 2018, the Keukenhof Gardens will be open from March 22nd to May 21st. Alcohol can be harmful to your health. Please drink in moderation.
Transport

Port-to-port cruise, no transfers included.

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