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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Enchanting Moselle

An all-inclusive Crystal River cruise on the delightful Moselle river with visits to the fascinating cities and charming towns of Germany and the Netherlands. Includes unlimited complimentary drinks on board plus guided excursions.

River Cruise Holiday
  • Amsterdam Sunrise
  • Bernkastel
  • Cochem, Germany
  • Windmills, Netherlands
  • Koblenz Castle, Germany
  • Vineyards on the Moselle River
  • Cochem Town
  • Trier Porta Nigra

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Explore the famed Mosel Wine Region and discover the historical and cultural highlights of Germany and the Netherlands on this luxury cruise.

Visit the world-renowned Rijksmuseum and enjoy a scenic boat ride through the colourful canals of Amsterdam. Explore the explore the magnificent Ehrenbreitstein Fortress in Koblenz and venture into the exciting city of Düsseldorf, a hub for contemporary fashion and architecture.

Discover the charming medieval town of Bernkastel in the Mosel Valley and stroll through the ancient yet remarkably preserved Roman remains in the historical city of Trier. Explore Bonn, walking in the footsteps of the city's most famous son and legendary music composer Ludwig Von Beethoven. Finally, visit Arnhem, the site of the largest airborne military operation in history before returning to Amsterdam.

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Enchanting Moselle Itinerary

Day 1 - Amsterdam (Netherlands)

A unique city bursting with culture, Amsterdam is the perfect start to any river cruise. Enjoy a private canal boat tour and visit the world-renowned Rijksmuseum. Embark your ship this afternoon.

Day 3 - Amsterdam

Spend the morning exploring Amsterdam including the intriguing windmill village of Zaanse Schans whihc has authentic crafts and houses from the 18th and 19th centuries. Set sail for Düsseldorf, Germany this afternoon.

Day 3 - Düsseldorf (Germany)

Today you are free to explore the vibrant city of Düsseldorf. Discover Düsseldorf's contemporary architecture and edgy art culture or spend the day exploring the history of this fascinating city which dates back to the 7th and 8th century. Set sail at 7pm.

Day 4 - Koblenz

To make the most of your morning in the scenic town of Koblenz, why not explore the charming vistas along the Moselle River on an exciting cycling adventure which includes a unique mountain golf experience. Alternatively, take a cable car to the magnificent Ehrenbreitstein Fortress which boasts centuries-old history and stunning views of the Upper Middle Rhine Valley.

Day 5 - Bernkastel

Discover the beautiful, little town of Bernkastel which sits in the heart of the Mosel Valley. Bernkastel's colourful market square is an unmissable highlight featuring the wonderful Renaissance-era Town Hall. Marvel at the towering Spitzhäuschen; a pointed house which famously rises above the other rooftops.

Day 6 - Trier

Arrive early in the ancient city of Trier which sits on the border of Luxembourg. Known as Second Rome, this delightful city was founded by the Roman's and still bears remarkably preserved evidence of the culture.

Day 7 - Trier

Spend a second day discovering Trier which happens to be one of the oldest cities in the world and celebrated its 2,000th anniversary in 1984. Set sail at 7pm for Cochem.

Day 8 - Cochem

Enjoy local wine and typical medieval snacks on a medieval-themed visit to Reichsburg Castle or if you feel like getting active, transfer to Hunsrück for a forest trek over the Geierlay Bridge. Alternatively, take a scenic coach transfer to the Schlagkamp Winery for a private tour and tasting of fine wines.

Day 9 - Bonn

Explore the historical city which is home to several governmental operations and more than 20 United Nations institutions. Visit the dedicated museum or walk in the footsteps of famous music legend Ludwig Von Beethoven who was born and raised in this city.

Day 10 - Arnhem (Netherlands)

Arnhem is a lively city which boasts an array of parks and oozes natural beauty. In World War II, the Nazi German 10th Army invaded the Netherlands, occupying the whole country within one week. In resistance, Arnhem became the site of the largest airborne military operation in history, Operation Market-Garden, deploying more than 35,000 paratroopers over the bridges and occupied land. Pay a visit to the Airborne Museum which commemorates this historical event.

Day 11 - Amsterdam

Disembark in Amsterdam.

The Captain reserves the right to alter the itinerary to suit wind and weather conditions.

Price Includes

  • 10-night all-inclusive luxury cruise
  • Complimentary overseas transfers
  • Choice of guided excursions
  • Unlimited soft drinks and premium beverages including champagne, fine wine and spirits plus soft drinks, beer and bottled water in-suite
  • Choice of dining venues
  • Gratuities
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • 24-hour room service
  • Self-service guest laundry
  • Daily yoga and fitness classes

Price Does Not Include

  • Return flights from the UK - please contact us for a quote
  • Supplementary optional excursions
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