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Rhine & Moselle Splendours

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Rhine & Moselle Splendours

From £1,562 pp

Begin your splendid journey along two of Europe’s most alluring rivers, the Rhine and Moselle.

Step into the pages of a fairytale in Cochem and Strasbourg. Marvel at the Palace Gardens of Schwetzingen, the only park in Europe that still retains its original Baroque-style grounds.

Be inspired by UNESCO-designated Trier, Siegfried’s Mechanical Museum and local wine growers, who charm you with delicious wines while visiting Bernkastel, Rüdesheim and Riquewihr, the “Gem of the Alsace Vineyards.”

What’s Included:

  • 7 nights luxury accommodation in an outside stateroom (most with outside balconies)
  • Personalized service from a highly trained Cruise Manager during both cruise and land programs
  • Internet and Wi-Fi access
  • Award-winning onboard dining in a variety of venues
  • Regionally inspired cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients
  • Captain’s Welcome Cocktail and Dinner
  • Sip & Sail Daily Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks
  • Unlimited fine wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Unlimited sparkling wine and fresh juice with breakfast
  • Sandwiches, snacks and refreshments served daily in the Main Lounge
  • Daily entertainment including cultural performances
  • Immersive tours in every destination
  • Gentle, regular, active and late-riser tour options
  • Guided hikes, Special Interest Tours
  • Personal headset for easy exploration
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Rhine Gorge
Rhine - Cafes in Petite-France in Strasbourg
Day 1 - Embarkation Luxembourg

Embark your ship in Luxembourg.

Tonight, gather on board for a Welcome Dinner. The ship departs very late tonight for Germany

Dinner

Day 2 - Trier, Germany - Bernkastel

After breakfast a guided walking tour of Trier—Germany’s oldest city—will introduce you to its rich Roman past.

You will see Trier Cathedral, the Basilica of Constantine and the Porta Nigra gate that dates back to 179 A.D.

Continue on to Bernkastel, strategically located in the middle of the Mosel Valley’s wine-producing region, an area that’s been cultivating wine for over 500 years.

A guided walking tour through the old town center this afternoon will take you past many medieval and Renaissance buildings.

 

Day 2 - Trier, Germany - Bernkastel

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3 - Cochem - Koblenz

Today, enjoy a guided tour of Cochem that takes you to the spectacular hilltop Reichsburg Castle, offering fantastic views of the river valley below.

This afternoon, you will take a walking tour of Koblenz and explore its charming town square and quaint shops.

Day 3 - Cochem - Koblenz

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4 - Koblenz - Rhine Gorge - Rüdesheim

This morning, cruise through the picturesque Rhine Gorge, admiring its many castles and fortress ruins and the legendary Lorelei Rock.

This afternoon you will arrive in the winemaking town of Rüdesheim where you will have the option to take one of three excursions: wine tasting with a local vintner, a gondola ride above the town to see the Niederwalddenkmal Statue, or a guided bike tour along the Rhine River to one of Germany’s best wine regions.

Later you’ll have free time to explore the Drosselgasse, the town’s most famous and charming street, a narrow passage lined with shops and taverns.

This evening, visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Museum, home to a remarkable collection of old robotic and self-playing musical instruments, or join us for some Rüdesheimer Coffee.

The ship sails overnight.

Day 4 - Koblenz - Rhine Gorge - Rüdesheim

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5 - Ludwigshafen

Arrive in Mannheim, where you have a choice of two excursions this afternoon.

Your first option is a visit to the historic university town of Heidelberg, where you will visit the red-walled castle with its Great Vat (a 49,000-gallon wine cask) and enjoy beautiful views of the Neckar Valley and city below.

Or, for your second option, enjoy a tour of historic and ornate Schwetzingen Gardens

Day 5 - Ludwigshafen

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6 - Strasbourg, France

The capital city of France’s Alsace region, Strasbourg is situated on the Rhine at the German border.

After arriving this morning, enjoy either a panoramic bus tour or guided bike tour that will take you past the Orangery, the town’s oldest park, the European Parliament and the Place de la Republique.

Afterwards, explore on foot with a walking tour of the lovely “La Petite France” neighborhood, where you will see the Gothic cathedral with its famous astronomical clock.

You also have the option of exploring Strasbourg on a guided hike that begins at the Orangery and makes its way to the cathedral.

The remainder of the day is yours to spend as you wish before the ship departs tonight

Day 6 - Strasbourg, France

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7 - Breisach, Germany - Basel, Switzerland

You have three exciting excursions to choose from today. The first is a walking tour of Riquewihr, a picturesque town renowned for its historic architecture and for its Riesling wines.

A second option is a tour of the beautiful towns of Breisach and Freiburg, where you will visit the historical city center and Freiburg’s Münster, a Gothic cathedral constructed of red sandstone.

Your third choice is a guided bike tour of Breisach that takes you through the Rheinau woods.

Afterwards, the ship cruises to Basel, Switzerland, where you will have some free time to explore.

Day 7 - Breisach, Germany - Basel, Switzerland

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 8 - Disembarkation - Depart Basel

Disembark the ship and prepare for your homeward flight.

Breakfast

AmaWaterways’ custom-built ships have set new standards in European river cruising and offer a number of exclusive features such as French balconies in most staterooms; complimentary in-room Internet and first-run Hollywood hit movies; exquisite cuisine with unlimited wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner; complimentary Wi-Fi; free guided bicycle tours and much more.

The AmaDante offers a range facilities including a sauna, whirlpool, massage and hair salon, a stylish and inviting Main Lounge, and specialty coffee station.

As a member of La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, the exclusive international culinary society, you’ll be treated to exquisite, locally-inspired cuisine always paired with unlimited wine, as well as beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner.

AmaWaterways AmaDante Sun Deck

Onboard Features & Facilities

  • 73 comfortable outside staterooms, many with Twin Balconies
  • 3 Luxury Suites
  • Sundecks with lounge chairs and shades
  • Fine dining restaurant – offering western cuisine as well as regional specialties
  • Main Lounge with bar, piano and dance floor
  • 24-hour speciality coffee and tea station
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the vessel
  • Walking track, heated pool & fitness room
  • Gift Shop and Library
  • Elevator
  • Bicycles on board
  • Massage and Hair Salon*
  • Laundry service*

* Payable locally.

Accommodation & Amenities

76 Spacious, elegantly appointed staterooms and Suites range in size from 170-225 sq. ft.  Most accommodations have twin balconies, both a French and outside balcony, so you can enjoy the ever-changing scenery however you wish.

Suites feature added enhancements, including a larger sitting area with sofa and two chairs, and an stateroom amenities include Entertainment-On-Demand, featuring free high-speed Internet access, unlimited Wi-Fi, movies, music and English language TV stations; climate-controlled air conditioning; and an in-room safe. In the bathroom, enjoy multi-jet showerheads.

Suite

255 ft² – Violin (Upper) Deck – French Balcony

  • Suite size: 255 sq. ft.
  • Wall-to-wall windows with French Balcony
  • Expansive bathroom with a bathtub and separate shower
  • Sitting area features a sofa and two chairs & mini-bar
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet shower heads
  • Hotel-style white on white, plush bedding
  • Premium European toiletries, terry bathrobes and slippers
  • In room safe, hair dryer, full-length mirror, ample closet space and direct dial telephone
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Flat-screen Televisions with local and satellite channels
  • AmaWaterways’ exclusive Infotainment system, including complimentary Internet access, first run Hollywood movies & classics as a large selection of music
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning

Cat. A, B & C French Balcony

170 ft² -Violin & Cello(Upper & Middle) Deck

  • Stateroom size: 170 sq. ft.
  • Floor to ceiling glass windows opening to a French Balcony
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • Hotel-style white on white, plush bedding
  • Premium European toiletries, terry bathrobes and slippers
  • In room safe, hair dryer, full-length mirror, ample closet space and direct dial telephone
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Flat-screen Televisions with local and satellite channels
  • AmaWaterways’ exclusive Infotainment system, including complimentary Internet access, first run Hollywood movies & classics as a large selection of music
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning

Cat. D & E Staterooms

170 ft² – Piano (Lower) Deck

  • Stateroom size: 170 sq. ft.
  • Fixed window with river views
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • Hotel-style white on white, plush bedding
  • Premium European toiletries, terry bathrobes and slippers
  • In room safe, hair dryer, full-length mirror, ample closet space and direct dial telephone
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Flat-screen Televisions with local and satellite channels
  • AmaWaterways’ exclusive Infotainment system, including complimentary Internet access, first run Hollywood movies & classics as a large selection of music
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning

Single  Staterooms

C 140 ft² –  Cello ( Middle) Deck

  • Stateroom size: 140 sq. ft.
  • Floor to ceiling glass windows opening to a French Balcony
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • Hotel-style white on white, plush bedding
  • Premium European toiletries, terry bathrobes and slippers
  • In room safe, hair dryer, full-length mirror, ample closet space and direct dial telephone
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Flat-screen Televisions with local and satellite channels
  • AmaWaterways’ exclusive Infotainment system, including complimentary Internet access, first run Hollywood movies & classics as a large selection of music
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
AmaWaterways AmaDante Deck Plan

Why Choose This Cruise?

AMAWaterways are rated as having the 10 best ships on the rivers by Berlitz river cruise guide.

AMA’s included excursions go beyond the ordinary with small group tours exploring the culture and traditions of the places you visit as well as the main sights.  Real destination enrichment and deeper understanding is already included in  the cost of your cruise.

A high standard of cuisine is guaranteed due to their membership of La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs – a prestigious international culinary society.  Relaxed private dining on board is also available to book during your cruise.

Fares displayed are cruise only, please call or enquire online for flights.

DepartShipEmbarkFrom  
Oct 18AmaDanteLuxembourg£2311Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckCat E170 ft², Fixed Windows£2311  
Lower DeckCat D170 ft², Fixed Windows£2510  
Middle DeckCat C170 ft², French Balcony£2910  
Middle DeckCat B170 ft², French Balcony£3044  
Upper DeckCat A170 ft², French Balcony£3110  
Upper DeckSuite255 ft², French Balcony£3910  
Nov 8 EAmaDanteLuxembourg£2045Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckCat E170 ft², Fixed Windows£2045  
Lower DeckCat D170 ft², Fixed Windows£2244  
Middle DeckCat C170 ft², French Balcony£2644  
Middle DeckCat B170 ft², French Balcony£2778  
Upper DeckCat A170 ft², French Balcony£2844  
Upper DeckSuite255 ft², French Balcony£3644  
DepartShipEmbarkFrom  
May 9AmaDanteLuxembourg£2417SAVE £175Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckCat E170 ft², Fixed Windows£2417  
Lower DeckCat D170 ft², Fixed Windows£2628  
Middle DeckCat C170 ft², French Balcony£3050  
Middle DeckCat B170 ft², French Balcony£3191  
Upper DeckCat A170 ft², French Balcony£3261  
Upper DeckSuite255 ft², French Balcony£4106  
Jun 13AmaDanteLuxembourg£2663Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckCat E170 ft², Fixed Windows£2663  
Lower DeckCat D170 ft², Fixed Windows£2874  
Middle DeckCat C170 ft², French Balcony£3296  
Middle DeckCat B170 ft², French Balcony£3437  
Upper DeckCat A170 ft², French Balcony£3507  
Upper DeckSuite255 ft², French Balcony£4352  
Jul 4AmaDanteLuxembourg£2663Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckCat E170 ft², Fixed Windows£2663  
Lower DeckCat D170 ft², Fixed Windows£2874  
Middle DeckCat C170 ft², French Balcony£3296  
Middle DeckCat B170 ft², French Balcony£3437  
Upper DeckCat A170 ft², French Balcony£3507  
Upper DeckSuite255 ft², French Balcony£4352  
Aug 8AmaDanteLuxembourg£2663Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckCat E170 ft², Fixed Windows£2663  
Lower DeckCat D170 ft², Fixed Windows£2874  
Middle DeckCat C170 ft², French Balcony£3296  
Middle DeckCat B170 ft², French Balcony£3437  
Upper DeckCat A170 ft², French Balcony£3507  
Upper DeckSuite255 ft², French Balcony£4352  
Aug 29AmaDanteLuxembourg£2628SAVE £175Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckCat E170 ft², Fixed Windows£2628  
Lower DeckCat D170 ft², Fixed Windows£2839  
Middle DeckCat C170 ft², French Balcony£3261  
Middle DeckCat B170 ft², French Balcony£3402  
Upper DeckCat A170 ft², French Balcony£3472  
Upper DeckSuite255 ft², French Balcony£4317  
Sep 19AmaDanteLuxembourg£2874Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckCat E170 ft², Fixed Windows£2874  
Lower DeckCat D170 ft², Fixed Windows£3085  
Middle DeckCat C170 ft², French Balcony£3507  
Middle DeckCat B170 ft², French Balcony£3648  
Upper DeckCat A170 ft², French Balcony£3718  
Upper DeckSuite255 ft², French Balcony£4563  
Oct 10AmaDanteLuxembourg£2233SAVE £500Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckCat E170 ft², Fixed Windows£2233  
Lower DeckCat D170 ft², Fixed Windows£2444  
Middle DeckCat C170 ft², French Balcony£2866  
Middle DeckCat B170 ft², French Balcony£3007  
Upper DeckCat A170 ft², French Balcony£3077  
Upper DeckSuite255 ft², French Balcony£3922  
Oct 31 EAmaDanteLuxembourg£2451Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckCat E170 ft², Fixed Windows£2451  
Lower DeckCat D170 ft², Fixed Windows£2662  
Middle DeckCat C170 ft², French Balcony£3084  
Middle DeckCat B170 ft², French Balcony£3225  
Upper DeckCat A170 ft², French Balcony£3295  
Upper DeckSuite255 ft², French Balcony£4140  

Wine cruise late offer – Book on 8th  November 2018 sailings, and get a free bottle of wine to sample in your cabin

E – Wine Cruises

Immerse yourself in the many flavours of Europe on one of our unique Wine Cruises, which let you add a unique, epicurean dimension to one of our European itineraries. Like our standard river cruises, guests have the opportunity to join tours that highlight the famous sights in each port of call. These special itineraries, however, offer guests a perfect blend of wine-related experiences and excursions in grand capitals and charming towns. You’ll taste local cuisine, discover how wine is made and, of course, partake in tastings — all at no additional cost. Whether you have a seasoned appreciation for fine wine, or simply indulge in a sip here and there, this is a wonderful way to uncork the traditions of the local culture and learn about the region you’re visiting.


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