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Rhine Holiday Markets (2023) - Basel to Cologne

A festive journey destined to delight travelers of all ages.

 

 
Summary:

Share in the joy of the season while cruising along the legendary Rhine through three wonderful countries—Switzerland, France, and Germany.

Duration
8 Days
Countries
3
Next Departure
02-Dec-2023
Starting at
USD 3,299.00
Price per day
USD 412.00

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Operator
Uniworld
Ship
S.S. Antoinette
Tour
Rhine Holiday Markets (2023) - Basel to Cologne

Summary

Share in the joy of the season while cruising along the legendary Rhine through three wonderful countries—Switzerland, France, and Germany.

Rhine Holiday Markets (2023) - Basel to Cologne (Uniworld)

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Basel (Embark)
Day 2.
Basel
Day 3.
Kehl (Strasbourg)
Day 4.
Mannheim (Heidelberg)
Day 5.
Mainz, Rüdesheim
Day 6.
Cruising The Romantic Rhine River, Koblenz
Day 7.
Cologne
Day 8.
Cologne (Disembark)

Visited Countries (3): France, Germany, Switzerland

Ports of call (12): Basel, Bonn, Cologne, Freiburg, Heidelberg, Koblenz, Mainz, Mannheim, Mulhouse, Paris, Rüdesheim, Strasbourg

Details

A festive journey destined to delight travelers of all ages.

Switzerland, France and Germany provide the perfect backdrop for this true connoisseur’s Christmas market cruise. 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. Sip vin chaud as you stroll to Place Kléber to behold the enormous, brilliantly lighted tree that Strasbourg offers modern celebrants. See how the baroque town hall of Koblenz is transformed into an Advent calendar and find unexpected treasures in the red-roofed stalls clustered around Cologne’s magnificent cathedral.

Savor tantalizing once-a-year treats with Uniworld’s “Taste of Christmas” program, including gingerbread, crepes with cinnamon and warm spiced wine. Revel in brightly painted carousels and handmade ornaments, medieval squares illuminated by twinkling lights, life-sized Nativity figures and joyful brass choirs. Sail through castle-strewn hillsides and visit charming towns decked in holiday finery for a holiday season you will never forget.

Who will enjoy this cruise? Shoppers searching for unique gifts, and Christmas enthusiasts looking for the origins of many cherished holiday traditions. Anyone who loves seasonal treats and festive holiday decorations and lights.


Ship Information

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

Travel Package

 
Coming from
 
Going to
Cruise...
Basel
Cologne
 

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

Rhine Holiday Markets (2022) - Basel to Cologne

Rhine Holiday Markets (2022) - Basel to Cologne (8 Days)

Share in the joy of the season while cruising along the legendary Rhine through three wonderful countries—Switzerland, France, and Germany.

Next Departure: 05-Dec-2022
Starting at: USD 3,299.00

Rhine Holiday Markets (2022) - Cologne to Basel

Rhine Holiday Markets (2022) - Cologne to Basel (8 Days)

Share in the joy of the season while cruising along the legendary Rhine through three wonderful countries—Switzerland, France, and Germany.

Next Departure: 28-Nov-2022
Starting at: USD 3,299.00

Rhine Holiday Markets (2023) - Cologne to Basel

Rhine Holiday Markets (2023) - Cologne to Basel (8 Days)

Share in the joy of the season while cruising along the legendary Rhine through three wonderful countries—Switzerland, France, and Germany.

Next Departure: 25-Nov-2023
Starting at: USD 3,299.00

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