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Magnificent Moselle & Rhine

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Magnificent Moselle & Rhine

From £3,299 pp

Germany’s spectacular backdrops and breathtaking natural wonders will reveal themselves as you cruise along the alluring Moselle and Rhine rivers. Uncover the best-kept-secret in river cruising, the Moselle, as you sail past some of Europe’s most serene, village-dotted and vineyard-lined landscapes.

Discover the cities along the rivers where you’ll encounter cosy German towns and villages, a myriad of bike trails, stunning wooded and mountainous areas, Germany’s beguiling history and delectable cuisine. Spot timber-framed houses with flower boxes, intimate squares, and historic buildings starting in Frankfurt. Step into old-world Europe with a “Let’s Go” experience that will show you Mainhattan (not to be confused with New York City’s beloved borough) by bike. Wander through charming Mainz before venturing to Rüdesheim, where you can explore the Abbey Eberbach. Enjoy a Rhinegau Riesling tasting within the historic walls and explore the grounds of the popular and picturesque filming location.

Take in natural wonders and cultural treasures near and far as you cruise along the Rhine before meeting the winding Moselle. Revel in the picture-perfect wine villages of Boppard and Cochem nestled along the Moselle. Discover Germany’s oldest town, Trier, and learn about its rich Roman history on a panoramic walking tour that includes Emperor Bath, Constantine Basilica, and Karl Marx’s birthplace. Dive deeper into Germany’s heritage in Remich, Bernkastel, Bonn and Cologne. Embark on a castle hike, a village and vineyard walk, or cycle past famous landmarks and scenic shorelines, tasting classically-German beer, wine and sausage along the way. Let the enthralling Moselle and Rhine captivate you.

What’s Included:

  • An all-inclusive, boutique  night cruise in a riverview stateroom on
  • All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
  • 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell Receptions
  • Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners
  • Unlimited beverages onboard, including fine wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, and mineral water
  • 8 days of excursions, including “Choice Is Yours” options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
  • Guided “Go Active,” “Do as the Locals Do” and “Gentle Walking” programs
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio-headset system on all excursions
  • Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks
  • Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
  • Onboard entertainment and insightful lectures
  • All gratuities onboard and ashore
  • Free Internet and Wi-Fi access
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell Dinners
  • Transfers to and from the ship
  • Flights or Eurostar rail from the UK
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Day 1 - Frankfurt

Arrive at Frankfurt Airport. If your cruise package includes a group arrival transfer or if you have purchased a private arrival transfer, you will be greeted by a Uniworld representative and transferred to the ship

Dinner

Day 2 - Frankfurt

Settle into impressive Frankfurt. The city and its business district, Mainhattan, flaunt mixed material skyscrapers that protrude from its otherwise classically German skyline. The financial and business hub is home to one of the world’s largest stock exchanges.

Experience one of Germany’s most unique cities by foot or by bike, making time to sample its famed Ebblewoi, apple wine, or its schnitzel topped with green sauce. Bike through Mainhattan and past its stunning Banking District, Central European Bank District, Goethe University and captivating Museum Mile.

Featured Excursion:
“Do as the Locals Do” Ebblewoi, Green Sauce, Goethe & Banks
Choice of “Let’s Go” Mainhattan by bike

Day 2 - Frankfurt

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3 - Mainz, Rüdesheim

Start your day with an array of opportunities in this colorful and medieval German city nestled on the Rhine.
What was once a Roman military post, Mainz still holds on to its historical importance in a whole new age.

Explore Mainz’s natural wonders with a trip to Wiesbaden’s hot springs and take a dip in the sparkling mineral waters. Wander around Mainz’s Old Town and marvel at its old-world buildings’ Gothic architecture. Mainz is marvelous. When your afternoon begins in vibrant Rüdesheim, you won’t know where to start. Journey to the extraordinary Eberbach Abbey, one of the most remarkable architectural sites in all of Germany.

The former monastery sits in the acclaimed Rheingau region and has been a popular filming location movie and television. We’ll treat you to a Rheingau Riesling wine tasting within its historic walls.

Day 3 - Mainz, Rüdesheim

Breakfast. Lunch & Dinner

Day 4 - Rüdesheim, Boppard

Boppard is as picture-perfect as it gets. Wander through its stone-laden streets, riverside walking paths and historic center, stopping in for wine at the half-timbered taverns serving up exceptional Riesling from grapes grown on nearby vineyards.

Make your way up to arguably the best view in the entire region, Rhine Bend, by scenic chairlift ride. See the Rhine River at its most astonishing point and stroll through its vineyard-dotted hill

Featured Excursion:
Boppard Rhine wine village stroll
Choice of “Let’s Go” Rhine biking or walking on higher grounds with chairlift ride to Rhine Bend view and vineyard hike

Day 4 - Rüdesheim, Boppard

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5 - Cochem

Perhaps one of Germany’s most colorful cities, Cochem feels just like a storybook with its dramatic castles. impressive landscapes and pastel-colored shops, restaurants and buildings lining the banks of the Moselle. Perched high above on a cliff the brilliant Cochem Castle, or Reichsburg Cochem, brings German history and culture to life and provides panoramic views of the Moselle and Cochem below.

Amidst Cochem’s rolling hills, sits the community of Ediger-Eller. Enchanting in its own right, Ediger-Eller shares many of its neighboring towns German characteristics and charm. Embark on an exclusive exploration of the town where you’ll be joined by the mayor of Ediger-Eller for a tasting of scrumptious local Rieslings. Or, head to the outskirts of town and journey through some of Europe’s steepest Riesling vineyards.

Featured Excursion:
Cochem: Pearl of the Moselle and magnificent Reichsburg Castle
Choice of “Let’s Go” steepest vineyards in Europe: Riesling Vineyard hike or Exclusive Ediger-Eller “Village Day” with wine tasting

Day 5 - Cochem

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6- Trier

Trier is no stranger to famous landmarks, stunning cathedrals, natural beauty, UNESCO World Heritage sites and architectural treasures. See Trier’s Roman heritage and Gallic charm as you stroll to some of the city’s most notable spots.

Marvel at stone Roman gate, Porta Nigra, the Karl Marx house, Imperial Baths and more. Or experience Trier’s culinary side on a journey to uncover the best regional products and local wines. Feast like a Roman and sample dishes based off of first-century Apicius recipes as you meander through lively markets.

Featured Excursion:
Trier Roman heritage and Gallic charm panoramic and walking tour
Choice of Culinary Trier: “Sip & Savor”

Day 6- Trier

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7 - Remich & Bernkastel

On this day, uncover Remich’s diverse history and natural landscapes at the Roman Villa Borg. The villa was reconstructed to be an authentic representation of the buildings that originally stood as part of an agricultural facility. Or discover one of Germany’s most scenic wonders, the Saar Bow, a breathtaking river loop that astonishingly cuts into the landscape.

The higher you hike, the more magical the views of this breathtaking natural formation become. In the neighboring country of Luxembourg, experience a healthy dose of historical novelties with a visit to the expansive Luxembourg American War Cemetery and Memorial of General Patton, one of the heroes of World War II.

Featured Excursion:
Nature and Antiquity: Roman Villa, Borg, Perl and the Saar Bow
Choice of Luxembourg City: Best of and Must see

Day 7 - Remich & Bernkastel

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 8 - Bernkastel

Bernkastel sits peacefully in the Moselle Valley and is as romantic and picture-perfect as it gets. Explore by foot its scenic streets, taverns and vineyards, and enjoy a tasting of exceptional regional Rieslings. Aside from the medieval marketplace, a must-see is the Graach Gate, the last remaining town gate of Bernkastel-Kues.

Its original purpose was that of protection, hoping to ward off foreign aggression in the 1300s, but now it’s a museum of local history and a beloved landmark. If a bike is your transportation of choice, cycle along the dreamy paths of the middle Moselle.

Featured Excursion:
Bernkastel: picture-perfect and as romantic as it gets – Village & Vineyard walk with Riesling tasting
Choice of “Let’s Go” biking the scenic middle Moselle

Day 8 - Bernkastel

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 9 - Bonn, Cologne

Start your day in Ludwig van Beethoven’s birthplace of Bonn. Here, you can explore the city’s quaint Old Town, visit the German National Museum of Contemporary History or pedal along the Rhine’s breathtaking promenade.

This afternoon, your ship will arrive in Cologne. Take a guided tour of the famous Cologne Cathedral or experience it like a local by visiting its Kölsch beer halls, stylish Belgian Quarter or one of the many Art Nouveau cafés.

Featured Excursion:
Expert guided and introduction to Gothic Architecture Cologne Cathedral – vision of light
Choice of Cologne “Do as the Locals Do”

Day 9 - Bonn, Cologne

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 10 - Cologne (Disembark)

Disembark the ship.

If your cruise package includes a group departure transfer or if you have purchased a private departure transfer, you will be transferred to Frankfurt Airport via ICE Train for your flight home.

Breakfast

River Queen is one of the most unique ships cruising Europe’s waterways, she has an exterior resembling the steamships of the 1930s and an elegant Art Deco interior. Decorated in richly textured blue and white fabrics and marble bathrooms and inspiring artwork.

River Queen is a sublime floating hotel designed with your every comfort in mind. The signature touches for which Uniworld has become known-inspiring original hand-selected art, classic furnishings, old world antiques, marble, and clever use of mirrors can be found in the various public areas along with different hues of green, brown, beige, and gold adorning the walls and floors throughout.

Uniworld River Queen Restaurant
  • Lavishly decorated outside staterooms
  • 4 individually decorated suites
  • Sun deck with life-size chess and shuffleboard
  • Main Lounge with full-service bar and dance floor
  • The River Queen features a wonderful open fireplace
  • Captain’s Lounge with library & bar
  • Elegant restaurant
  • Patio lounge
  • Sky lounge
  • Fitness center, sauna & Serenity River Spa
  • Free Internet and Wi-Fi
  • Bicycles and Nordic walking sticks
  • Complimentary 24-hour specialty coffee and tea bar
  • 24-hour reception service
  • Elevator
  • Boutique*
  • Guest laundry & ironing room

* Payable locally.

World Class Staterooms

After one night in your magnificent riverview stateroom, you’ll understand why sailing with Uniworld is truly the best way to see the world. Rated Top Cabins by Zagat Survey®, your elegantly appointed boutique stateroom comes standard with Uniworld – as does the ever-changing breathtaking river scenery.

With 74 Lavishly decorated staterooms with french balconies or full outside balconies, and 7 suites all with full balconies.

All Staterooms Feature

  • Handcrafted Savoir® of England beds
  • 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets
  • Marble bathrooms with L’Occitane en Provence bath and body products
  • Individual climate control
  • Telephone, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily
  • Infotainment center with flat-screen TV and complimentary movie and entertainment options
  • Generous built-in closets
  • Plush Christy towels
  • Backlit magnifying mirror
  • Cosy waffle bathrobes & slippers
  • Towel warmers

Suite

215 ft² – Rhine (Upper) Deck

  • Individually decorated suite size: 215 sq. ft.
  • Living room with sofas, table and chair
  • Infotainment center and satellite Flat Screen TV
  • Built in closet
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with bath, shower & secluded WC area
  • L’Occitane en Provence Bath du Body products
  • Plush Towels
  • Waffle Bathrobes and Slippers
  • Additional special amenities and services

French Balcony

151 ft² – Rhine Deck’s

  • Individually decorated stateroom size: 151 sq. ft.
  • French Balcony
  • Infotainment center and satellite Flat Screen TV
  • Built in closet
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with bath, shower & secluded WC area
  • L’Occitane en Provence Bath du Body products
  • Plush Towels
  • Waffle Bathrobes and Slippers
  • Additional special amenities and services

Deluxe Stateroom

151 ft² – Danube Deck

  • Individually decorated stateroom size: 151 sq. ft.
  • Infotainment center and satellite Flat Screen TV
  • Built in closet
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with bath, shower & secluded WC area
  • L’Occitane en Provence Bath du Body products
  • Plush Towels
  • Waffle Bathrobes and Slippers
  • Additional special amenities and services

Deluxe Stateroom

151 ft² – Danube Deck

  • Individually decorated stateroom size: 151 sq. ft.
  • Infotainment center and satellite Flat Screen TV
  • Built in closet
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with bath, shower & secluded WC area
  • L’Occitane en Provence Bath du Body products
  • Plush Towels
  • Waffle Bathrobes and Slippers
  • Additional special amenities and services

Classic Stateroom

151 ft² – Moselle Deck

  • Individually decorated stateroom size: 151 sq. ft.
  • Infotainment center and satellite Flat Screen TV
  • Built in closet
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bottled water
  • Marble bathroom with bath, shower & secluded WC area
  • L’Occitane en Provence Bath du Body products
  • Plush Towels
  • Waffle Bathrobes and Slippers
  • Additional special amenities and services

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Apr 23River QueenFrankfurt£3299Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3299  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£3749  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4049  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£5949  
May 2River QueenCologne£3499Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3499  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£3949  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4249  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6149  
May 11River QueenFrankfurt£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Jun 5River QueenCologne£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Jun 14River QueenFrankfurt£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Jun 23River QueenCologne£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Jul 2River QueenFrankfurt£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Jul 11River QueenCologne£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Jul 20River QueenFrankfurt£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Jul 29River QueenCologne£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Aug 7River QueenFrankfurt£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Aug 16River QueenCologne£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Aug 25River QueenFrankfurt£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Sep 3River QueenCologne£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Sep 12River QueenFrankfurt£4099Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£4099  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4549  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4849  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6749  
Sep 21River QueenCologne£4099Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£4099  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4549  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4849  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6749  
Sep 30River QueenFrankfurt£4099Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£4099  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4549  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4849  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6749  
Oct 9River QueenCologne£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Oct 18River QueenFrankfurt£3799Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3799  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£4249  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4549  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6449  
Oct 27River QueenCologne£3499Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3499  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£3949  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4249  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£6149  
Nov 5River QueenFrankfurt£3299Save upto 30%Cabin Upgrades
Lower DeckClassic151 ft², Fixed Windows£3299  
Middle DeckDeluxe151 ft², Panoramic Windows£3749  
Upper DeckFrench Balcony151 ft², French Balcony£4049  
Upper DeckSuite215 ft², French Balcony£5949  


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