DAY 1 STRASBOURG
Boarding between 6.00 and 7.00pm in Strasbourg, rue du Havre. We settle into our cabins, then enjoy a welcome cocktail whilst being presentated to the crew. Departure of the cruise. An evening’s dancing on board. Sailing during the night.
DAY 2 MANNHEIM - HEIDELBERG EBERBACH (the Rhine and the Neckar)
Stop in Mannheim in the morning. Optional excursion common for both packages : excursion to Heidelberg. Continuation towards Eberbach on the most beautiful section of the Neckar.
DAY 3 EBERBACH - MAINZ - FRANKFURT (the Rhine and the Main)
Cruise towards Mainz, a large industrial city, situated at the confluence of the Main and the Rhine. We will make a short stop to explore the city with our hostess. Free time and back on board. Departure of the boat for Frankfurt. Arrival in Frankfurt in the evening.
DAY 4 FRANKFURT - ASCHAFFENBURG (the Main)
Optional excursions proposed :
CLASSIC : tour of Frankfurt.
DISCOVERY : Frankfurt “Mainhattan” and the Main Tower. Panoramic tour of Frankfurt and ascent of the Main Tower.
Departure of the cruise on the most beautiful section of the Main to Aschaffenburg, nicknamed "Nice Bavaroise″ by King Ludwig Ier of Bavaria. We arrive in the evening.
DAY 5 ASCHAFFENBURG - RUDESHEIM (the Rhine)
Departure of the boat early in the morning. We will be sailing up the Main to Mainz to get onto the Rhine. We arrive in Rüdesheim late afternoon. Optional excursion common for both packages : excursion to the music museum and a trip in a little train and wine tasting in a wine cellar. Dinner on board. Free evening in the celebrated Drosselgasse, known throughout the world for its atmosphere, its restaurants and its bands.
DAY 6 RUDESHEIM - COCHEM (the romantic Rhine and the Mosel)
Breakfast on board. Departure of the boat and cruise on the romantic Rhine where we will see numerous castles situated in the famous vineyards. We will also pass the celebrated rock of the Lorelei. We will take the picturesque Mosel for our journey to Cochem, a small medieval town dominated by its castle. Optional excursion common for both packages : guided tour of the castle Reichsburg of Cochem. An evening of dancing. We moor for the night.
DAY 7 BERNKASTEL - TRIER (the Mosel valley)
Departure of the boat. Short stop in Bernkastel, the pearl of the Mosel. Continuation towards Trier. We arrive in the evening.
DAY 8 TRIER - SAARBRUCKEN (the Mosel and the Saar)
Optional excursion common for both packages : tour of Trier. Return on board in Sarrebourg. Continuation in the direction of Saarbrücken. Sailing up the Saar through the “Saarschleife” with its magnificent wooded landscapes traversed by the meanders of the river. Arrival in Saarbrücken in the evening. Gala dinner and evening.
DAY 9 SAARBRUCKEN - Strasbourg
Free morning. Disembarkation around 1.00pm after lunch and transfer by coach toward Strasbourg. Arrival late afternoon in our mooring port, rue du Havre. End of our services.