The Moselle River, the Romantic Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland
The Moselle River, the Romantic Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland
The Moselle River, the Romantic Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland
The Moselle River, the Romantic Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland
The Moselle River, the Romantic Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland
The Moselle River, the Romantic Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland
The Moselle River, the Romantic Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland
The Moselle River, the Romantic Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland

The Moselle River, the Romantic Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland

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CroisiCruise: COB

6 Days

Cruise the magic Moselle River and enjoy the gentle waters of the Romantic Rhine Valley on this exceptional cruise from Cochem to Basel. Let yourself be whisked away by the meandering waters and discover the steep cliffs, majestic castles, and impressive vineyards in an area teeming with history. And who could forget Koblenz and Rüdesheim, known for its wines and cafés, or Heidelberg, one of the most romantic cities in Germany? Along the Wine Route, you’ll explore traditional villages with hidden secrets, as well as Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle perched on a peak in the Vosges Mountains.

THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE

  • All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included
  • Prepaid Classic Sightseeing package

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

  • The picturesque Moselle and the romantic Rhine
  • The Reichsburg Cochem
  • Koblenz(1)and the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress
  • Heidelberg(1), the most romantic city in Germany
  • Discover the treasures of Alsace(1):
    • Strasbourg, capital of Europe
    • Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle
    • The Wine Route in Alsace
  • Basel(1), “the place to be” on the Rhine
  • Itinerary

Day 1: Strasbourg - Cochem - Rauental Moselweiss

Passengers will begin their adventure at our dock in Strasbourg. We’ll leave by coach for Cochem, arriving at the end of the morning. We’ll have lunch in a local restaurant before we enjoy a guided tour of Cochem Castle. We’ll board our ship at 6 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail, and our ship will begin its cruise on the Moselle. Tonight we’ll enjoy dinner and an evening of activities on board. We’ll moor in Rauental Moselweiss overnight.

Day 2: Rauental Moselweiss - Koblenz - Rudesheim

Our ship will begin to cruise once again early in the morning. We’ll set out on a 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. We’ll spend the afternoon cruising the romantic Rhine River. Once we arrive in Rüdesheim in the evening, the famous Drosselgasse with its numerous cafés, bars, and music awaits you!

Day 3: Rudesheim - Mannheim

Our ship will start to cruise up the Rhine to Mannheim early this morning. We’ll pass in front of the cities of Wiesbaden, Nierstein, and Worms. Join us today for an excursion to Heidelberg, the most romantic city in Germany. We’ll begin our return to Strasbourg. Our ship will cruise through the night. Enjoy an evening of entertainment on board.

Day 4: Strasbourg - Breisach

We’ll arrive in Strasbourg and leave for a, day-long excursion in the area, beginning with a guided visit of the city. Afterwards, we’ll travel along the Alsatian Wine Route and stop at a wine cellar for a tasting*. Our afternoon will be spent visiting Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle, where we’ll enjoy a guided tour plunging us into life during the Middle Ages. After our day, we’ll return on board the ship in Breisach and enjoy an Alsatian-themed evening on board.

Day 5: Breisach - Basel

Our ship will spend the morning cruising to Basel. The afternoon will be dedicated to the visit of the city. We’ll discover the old town, its various passages, and medieval monuments such as the cathedral—the city’s hallmark—the marketplace, and the bright red town hall. Tonight is our festive gala evening.

Day 6: Basel - Strasbourg

Enjoy breakfast on board this morning. You’ll return to Strasbourg by coach.

INCLUSIONS:

Coach transfers from Strasbourg to Cochem and from Basel to Strasbourg - your cruise with all meals from dinner the first evening to breakfast on the final day - all onboard beverages (not including the special lists) - accommodations in a double-occupancy, climate-controlled cabin with shower in private bathroom - onboard entertainment - welcome cocktail - gala evening - assistance from our onboard, multi-lingual host/hostess - tour of Reichsburg Cochem on Day 1 - Lunch on Day 1 - emergency/repatriation insurance - all port fees - prepaid classic sightseeing package.

EXCLUSIONS:

Drinks from our special lists or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers - cancellation and baggage insurance - personal expenses.

Trip prices and dates are correct at the time of the website going live, however all offers are subject to reconfirmation at the time of booking. Note prices usually display available discounted rates if any, (eg. Early Bird Deals if applicable). All featured tour itineraries and offers maybe subject to change due to seasonal variations without notice, or due to local conditions or other conditions. Please confirm all details at time of booking. Travel insurance is mandatory for all Innovative Travel bookings. All passports must be valid for 6 months prior to your return to your home country. Visas are the responsibility of the traveller. Special VIP meet and assist offers are valid for New Zealand passport holders, for other nationalities please check at the time of booking. For full terms and conditions, please refer to our Booking Conditions page.

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