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Romantic River Rhine

A 5-night cruise of the River Rhine from Strasbourg, taking in one of the Rhine's most picturesque stretches and visiting Rudesheim, Koblenz and Speyer

Cruise Only
5 nights from £890pp

Fly-Cruise Package
5 nights from £1260pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Strasbourg
  • Rudesheim
  • Lorelei Rock
  • Rudesheim Drosselgasse
  • Koblenz

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Join us on this superb cruise from Strasbourg to Koblenz and back, and relax as the river winds alongside steep cliffs characterised by hillside vineyards, ancient castles and magnificent scenery.

Experience the famous Drosselgasse of Rudseheim, with its cobbled streets and many restaurants and taverns, cosmopolitan Strasbourg and its magnificent cathedral, the historic town of Koblenz, and perhaps Heidelberg and its famous castle.

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CSJ - Romantic River Rhine Itinerary

Day 1 - Strasbourg (France)

Embark between 6 and 7pm in Strasbourg. Enjoy a welcome drink in the lounge before dinner on board. This evening there is an optional sightseeing tour through the old quarters of Strasbourg by river boat (subject to availability), departing from your cruise ship.

Day 2 - Rudesheim (Germany)

Early morning departure of the ship towards the quaint village of Rudesheim. During this morning cruise, we will pass many towns like Speyer, and its famous cathedral, the impressive port of Ludwigshafen, and Mannheim, Worms, Mainz. On arrival in Rudesheim, choose between free time and the optional excursion, which takes you by train to a wine tasting at a typical wine cellar, followed by a visit to the Museum of Mechanical Music Instruments. There is a second optional excursion available - a hike through the vineyards in Rudesheim. Free evening in the famous Drosselgasse, where people from all over the world savour the wine while singing with the bands.

Day 3 - Rudesheim - Koblenz

Head in the direction of Koblenz. As we sail on this beautiful stretch of the River Rhine, you will pass the old wine growing town of Bacharach, as well as Kaub and Oberwesel. Cruising alongside many castles set among the famous vineyards, you will see the legendary Lorelei rock. On arrival in Koblenz, our hostess will take you on a visit of the old town.

Day 4 - Koblenz - Mainz

Spend the morning cruising. This afternoon, choose from two optional excursions. Take the guided tour of Mainz and the Gutenberg Museum or enjoy a tour of the Rhineland vineyards.

Day 5 - Mainz - Mannheim

Lunch on board as you cruise alongside Wiesbaden, Nierstein, Worms and Mannheim and there is an optional sightseeing tour to Heidelberg to discover the town and its castle. Enjoy the gala dinner on board this evening.

Day 6 - Strasbourg (France)

After breakfast, disembark at approximately 9.00am.

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
  • Flight inclusive package prices include return flights from the UK and transfers

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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2019 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • May
    • May 2nd - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Gerard Schmitter From: £1049
      Main Deck Middle Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Middle Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £1049 Cruise Only from: £1184 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1337 Cruise Only from: £1355 Cruise Only from: £1504 Cruise Only from: £1639 Cruise Only from: £1657
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1419 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1554 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1707 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1725 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1874 Fly-Cruise Package from: £2009 Fly-Cruise Package from: £2027
    • May 15th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Lafayette From: £1049
      Main Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £1049 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1355 Cruise Only from: £1504 Cruise Only from: £1657
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1419 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1725 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1874 Fly-Cruise Package from: £2027
    • May 20th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Lafayette From: £1049
      Main Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £1049 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1355 Cruise Only from: £1504 Cruise Only from: £1657
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1419 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1725 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1874 Fly-Cruise Package from: £2027
    • May 28th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: La Boheme From: £890
      Main Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £890 Cruise Only from: £1025 Cruise Only from: £1025 Cruise Only from: £1160 Cruise Only from: £1264 Cruise Only from: £1399
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1260 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1395 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1395 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1530 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1634 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1769
  • June
    • Jun 2nd - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Monet From: £890
      Main Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £890 Cruise Only from: £1025 Cruise Only from: £1025 Cruise Only from: £1160 Cruise Only from: £1264 Cruise Only from: £1399
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1260 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1395 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1395 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1530 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1634 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1769
    • Jun 3rd - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Gerard Schmitter From: £1049
      Main Deck Middle Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Middle Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £1049 Cruise Only from: £1184 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1337 Cruise Only from: £1355 Cruise Only from: £1504 Cruise Only from: £1639 Cruise Only from: £1657
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1419 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1554 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1707 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1725 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1874 Fly-Cruise Package from: £2009 Fly-Cruise Package from: £2027
    • Jun 12th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: La Boheme From: £890
      Main Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £890 Cruise Only from: £1025 Cruise Only from: £1025 Cruise Only from: £1160 Cruise Only from: £1264 Cruise Only from: £1399
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1260 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1395 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1395 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1530 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1634 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1769
    • Jun 20th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Lafayette From: £1049
      Main Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £1049 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1355 Cruise Only from: £1504 Cruise Only from: £1657
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1419 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1725 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1874 Fly-Cruise Package from: £2027
  • September
    • Sep 6th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: La Boheme From: £890
      Main Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £890 Cruise Only from: £1025 Cruise Only from: £1025 Cruise Only from: £1160 Cruise Only from: £1264 Cruise Only from: £1399
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1260 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1395 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1395 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1530 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1634 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1769
    • Sep 9th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Gerard Schmitter From: £1049
      Main Deck Middle Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Middle Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £1049 Cruise Only from: £1184 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1337 Cruise Only from: £1355 Cruise Only from: £1504 Cruise Only from: £1639 Cruise Only from: £1657
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1419 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1554 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1707 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1725 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1874 Fly-Cruise Package from: £2009 Fly-Cruise Package from: £2027
    • Sep 16th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Lafayette From: £1049
      Main Deck Upper Deck Main Deck Suite Upper Deck Suite Main Deck Single Cabin Upper Deck Single Cabin
      Cruise Only from: £1049 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1202 Cruise Only from: £1355 Cruise Only from: £1504 Cruise Only from: £1657
      Fly-Cruise Package from: £1419 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1572 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1725 Fly-Cruise Package from: £1874 Fly-Cruise Package from: £2027
Map for Romantic River Rhine