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Castles along the Rhine (2022) - Amsterdam to Basel

Find inspiration in the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the fabled Rhine.

 
 

Summary:

Find inspiration in the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the fabled Rhine River, with landscapes celebrated by generations of poets, painters, and composers. Beethoven and Byron loved the romantic landscapes, and the beauty that inspired them is still yo...

Duration
8 Days
Countries
3
Next Departure
20-Mar-2022
Starting at
USD 2,999.00
Price per day
USD 375.00

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  • Uniworld
Operator
Uniworld
Ship
S.S. Antoinette, River Queen, River Empress
Tour
Castles along the Rhine (2022) - Amsterdam to Basel

Summary

Find inspiration in the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the fabled Rhine River, with landscapes celebrated by generations of poets, painters, and composers. Beethoven and Byron loved the romantic landscapes, and the beauty that inspired them is still yours to experience.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Amsterdam (Embark)
Day 2.
Cologne
Day 3.
Koblenz, Boppard
Day 4.
Boppard, Rüdesheim
Day 5.
Germersheim (Speyer)
Day 6.
Kehl (Strasbourg)
Day 7.
Breisach (Freiburg)
Day 8.
Basel (Disembark)

Visited Countries (3): France, Netherlands, Switzerland

Ports of call (4): Amsterdam, Basel, Mulhouse, Strasbourg

 

Details

Find inspiration in the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the fabled Rhine.

Flowers tumble from baskets lining streets of half-timbered houses, and lights glint off quiet canals. A mighty river carries ships and cargo through a landscape shaped by time and history. The spires of medieval churches and castles appear around each bend in the river, and vineyards climb the verdant hillsides.

Cruise along the Rhine—Germany on one side, France on the other. Discover Alsace, whose dual French and German heritage has given it fabulous food and a winemaking tradition that goes back to the Romans. 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 and picturesque Strasbourg; stroll through the fairytale town of Rüdesheim; and taste delightful white wines in the villages where the grapes are grown. Beethoven and Byron loved the romantic landscapes of the Rhine River, and the beauty that inspired them is still yours to experience.

Who will enjoy this cruise? Romantics who love the picturesque and the historic will find medieval castles, splendid cathedrals and scenes that have inspired great poets, painters and composers alike.

Generations Family Program (select sailings):
Share the enchantment of this region with the special young people in your life. These cruises not only feature unique, fun-filled adventures for families to enjoy together, they’re also packed with culturally and historically significant experiences designed to spark creativity and lifelong learning.


Ship Information

Ship Name
S.S. Antoinette
Ship Type
River Cruiser
Max. Passengers
152
 

Travel Package

 Coming from Going to
Cruise Amsterdam Basel


This is an Organised River Cruise: you will eat and sleep on-board of the ship. The cruise operator set the itinerary, the destinations, duration and departure dates as well as the price per cabin type/deck. Excursions can be included or optional. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

Tour Variations

Castles along the Rhine (2022) - Basel to Amsterdam (8 Days)

Find inspiration in the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the fabled Rhine River, with landscapes celebrated by generations of poets, painters, and composers. Beethoven and Byron loved the romantic landscapes, and the beauty that inspired them is still yo...

Next Departure: 27-Mar-2022
Starting at: USD 2,999.00

Castles along the Rhine (2023) - Basel to Amsterdam (8 Days)

Find inspiration in the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the fabled Rhine River, with landscapes celebrated by generations of poets, painters, and composers. Beethoven and Byron loved the romantic landscapes, and the beauty that inspired them is still yo...

Next Departure: 01-Apr-2023
Starting at: USD 3,199.00

Castles along the Rhine (2023) - Amsterdam to Basel (8 Days)

Find inspiration in the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the fabled Rhine River, with landscapes celebrated by generations of poets, painters, and composers. Beethoven and Byron loved the romantic landscapes, and the beauty that inspired them is still yo...

Next Departure: 25-Mar-2023
Starting at: USD 2,999.00

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