DAY 1: STRASBOURG
Passengers are welcome to board between 6:00 and 7:00 p.m. at our river mooring in Strasbourg. After you've comfortably settled in your cabin, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Dinner will be served in the dining room. Later, join us for an optional tour of old Strasbourg at night aboard a canal boat (depending on availability). We will cast off during the night.
DAY 2: RUDESHEIM
While you enjoy breakfast on board we’ll cruise past Speyer and its cathedral, impressive ports in Ludwigshafen and Mannheim, Worms (an important city during the Reformation), and Mainz (the capital of Rhine-Palatinate). Relax during lunch on board. We’ll arrive in Rüdesheim around 4:00 p.m. In Rüdesheim, you’ll be free to explore and sightsee by yourself or join our optional excursion where we set off by tourist train, enjoy some tasting of the famous wines of the region and have a guided tour of the mechanical music cabinet museum. We'll return on board for dinner, and afterward, the famous Drosselgasse awaits you with its numerous cafés, bars and music.
DAY 3: RUDESHEIM - KOBLENZ
Enjoy breakfast on board while cruising on the most beautiful section of the romantic Rhine. We will sail by the towns of Bacharach, Kaub, and Oberwesel. We’ll also pass the legendary Lorelei rock, named after a beautiful young maiden who, according to German legend, threw herself into the river in despair over a faithless lover and was transformed into a siren. Relax during lunch on board. We'll arrive in Koblenz around 1:00 p.m. Feel free to explore Koblenz in the company of our host/hostess. After dinner on board, you are free to enjoy your evening as you please.
DAY 4: KOBLENZ - RUDESHEIM
Enjoy breakfast on board and then have a seat on the upper deck and feast your eyes on the most beautiful section of the romantic Rhine between Koblenz and Rüdesheim. Relax during lunch on board as well. We’ll arrive in Rüdesheim around 4:00 p.m. Enjoy some free time or depart with us by coach for an optional tour of the Cistercian Monastery at Eberbach. We'll return on board for dinner, and once again, the famous Drosselgasse awaits you for a late evening of music and drinks.
DAY 5: RUDESHEIM - SPEYER or MANNHEIM
Our boat casts off early in the morning to cruise up the Rhine to Speyer. Enjoy breakfast and lunch on board while continuing our cruise. We will pass the towns of Wiesbaden, Nierstein, and in Worms you'll be able to join us for an optional excursion by coach to visit Heidelberg in the company of a local guide. We’ll arrive in Mannheim at approximately 6:00 p.m. This evening, you’re invited to our gala dinner followed by an evening of entertainment in the lounge. We’ll depart for Strasbourg and cruise during the night.
DAY 6: STRASBOURG
Enjoy one last breakfast on board before arriving in Strasbourg and disembarking at 9:00 a.m.
(1) Optional excursions.
Alcohol can damage your health. Please drink in moderation.