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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500
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Enchanting Alsace and the Romantic Rhine

Discover fairytale castles, prestigious vineyards, and traditional villages on this exciting cruise along the magical Moselle River and enchanting Rhine

Cruise Only
5 nights from £969pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Breisach
  • Strasbourg
  • Mannheim
  • Rudesheim
  • Koblenz
  • Heidelberg

Call us now on 01756 706500 to secure your cabin!

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Book by 31 December 2021 and save 5% on 2022 departures!

Flight-inclusive package from just £1369pp!

Enchanting Alsace and the Romantic Rhine Special Offer

Discover the magic of the Rhine and Moselle rivers on this relaxing cruise from Basel through one of the most celebrated wine regions.

Admire Basel's medieval masterpieces, take the opportunity to journey along the Alsatian Wine Route and enjoy a tasting, and explore picturesque Strasbourg in Alsace. From Mannheim, there is the chance to visit Germany's most romantic city, Heidelberg, before cruising to Rudesheim with its famous Drosselgasse.

Cruise the romantic Rhine to Koblenz, situated at the crossroads of the Rhine and Moselle Regions. It is a city rich in history and culture.

E894 Operated by CroisiEurope

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BCO_PP / COB_PP - Enchanting Alsace and the Romantic Rhine Itinerary

Day 1 - Basel (Switzerland)

Board your ship at 6pm and settle into your cabin. Welcome cocktail this evening. Enjoy dinner and an evening of activities on board. Remain in port overnight.

Day 2 - Basel - Breisach (Germany)

Spend the morning on an optional guided visit of Basel. Discover the city’s old town and its various passages and medieval monuments including the cathedral, marketplace and the bright red town hall. Spend the afternoon cruising to Breisach and enjoy an Alsatian-themed evening on board.

Day 3 - Breisach - Strasbourg (France)

Join the optional excursion on the Alsatian Wine Route (lunch included). The first stop will be Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle, where you’ll enjoy a guided tour plunging you into life during the Middle Ages. Afterwards, you’ll travel along the Alsatian Wine Route and stop at a wine cellar for a tasting. The afternoon will be dedicated to an optional guided tour of Strasbourg. The ship will cruise to Mannheim overnight.

Day 4 - Mannheim (Germany) - Rudesheim

Join the optional excursion to Heidelberg, the most romantic city in Germany. You'll then spend the afternoon cruising to Rüdesheim. The famous Drosselgasse with its numerous cafés, bars, and music awaits you tonight!

Day 5 - Rudesheim - Koblenz - Pommern

Spend the morning cruising the romantic Rhine River. In the afternoon, set out on an optional guided tour of Koblenz and Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. Located at the crossroads of the Rhine and Moselle Regions, and surrounded by several mountain peaks, Koblenz is a rich mosaic of culture and history. Afterwards, begin to cruise to Pommern. Tonight is the festive gala evening.

Day 6 - Cochem

Disembark your ship after breakfast.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary

Price Includes

  • 5 nights accommodation on board on a full-board basis
  • Unlimited complimentary house wine, beer, mineral water and soft drinks on board
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Entertainment on board
  • Cruise Manager
  • Gala farewell dinner
  • Port taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Cruise only prices do not include flights or transfers
  • Optional Excursions (must be pre-booked at least 4 weeks before departure or bookable on board subject to availability)
  • Gratuities
  • Personal insurance and expenses

Special Features

  • CroisiEurope is the leading French river cruise company. Their ships have a distinctly French flavour, the service and the food having received much praise from Blue Water Holidays customers. Staff and passengers come from many European countries and there may be other English speaking passengers on board.
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2022 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • May
    • May 30th - Cochem to Basel - Sailing on: Monet From: £979
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £979 Cruise Only from: £1009 Cruise Only from: £1064 Cruise Only from: £1144 Cruise Only from: £1198
  • June
    • Jun 4th - Basel to Cochem - Sailing on: Monet From: £979
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £979 Cruise Only from: £1009 Cruise Only from: £1064 Cruise Only from: £1144 Cruise Only from: £1198
    • Jun 29th - Cochem to Basel - Sailing on: Monet From: £979
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £979 Cruise Only from: £1009 Cruise Only from: £1064 Cruise Only from: £1144 Cruise Only from: £1198
  • July
    • Jul 4th - Basel to Cochem - Sailing on: Monet From: £969
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £969 Cruise Only from: £997 Cruise Only from: £1055 Cruise Only from: £1131 Cruise Only from: £1189
  • August
    • Aug 3rd - Cochem to Basel - Sailing on: Monet From: £969
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £969 Cruise Only from: £997 Cruise Only from: £1055 Cruise Only from: £1131 Cruise Only from: £1189
    • Aug 8th - Basel to Cochem - Sailing on: Monet From: £969
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £969 Cruise Only from: £997 Cruise Only from: £1055 Cruise Only from: £1131 Cruise Only from: £1189
  • September
    • Sep 3rd - Cochem to Basel - Sailing on: Monet From: £979
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £979 Cruise Only from: £1009 Cruise Only from: £1064 Cruise Only from: £1144 Cruise Only from: £1198
    • Sep 8th - Basel to Cochem - Sailing on: Monet From: £979
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £979 Cruise Only from: £1009 Cruise Only from: £1064 Cruise Only from: £1144 Cruise Only from: £1198
  • October
    • Oct 3rd - Cochem to Basel - Sailing on: Monet From: £979
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £979 Cruise Only from: £1009 Cruise Only from: £1064 Cruise Only from: £1144 Cruise Only from: £1198
    • Oct 8th - Basel to Cochem - Sailing on: Monet From: £979
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £979 Cruise Only from: £1009 Cruise Only from: £1064 Cruise Only from: £1144 Cruise Only from: £1198

Price Information

  • Single Supplement: £394
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