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

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 £779pp

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

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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2021 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • June
    • Jun 1st - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Gerard Schmitter From: £1123
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    • Jun 5th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Lafayette From: £1123
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      Blue Water Price from: £1123 Blue Water Price from: £1276 Blue Water Price from: £1276 Blue Water Price from: £1429 Blue Water Price from: £1578 Blue Water Price from: £1731
    • Jun 8th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: La Boheme From: £1062
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      Blue Water Price from: £1062 Blue Water Price from: £1197 Blue Water Price from: £1197 Blue Water Price from: £1332 Blue Water Price from: £1436 Blue Water Price from: £1571
    • Jun 21st - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Gerard Schmitter From: £1123
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      Blue Water Price from: £1123 Blue Water Price from: £1258 Blue Water Price from: £1276 Blue Water Price from: £1276 Blue Water Price from: £1411 Blue Water Price from: £1429 Blue Water Price from: £1578 Blue Water Price from: £1713 Blue Water Price from: £1731
  • July
    • Jul 1st - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: La Boheme From: £897
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    • Jul 18th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Lafayette From: £1097
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    • Jul 18th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: La Boheme From: £897
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      Blue Water Price from: £897 Blue Water Price from: £1032 Blue Water Price from: £1032 Blue Water Price from: £1167 Blue Water Price from: £1271 Blue Water Price from: £1406
    • Jul 21st - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Gerard Schmitter From: £1097
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  • August
    • Aug 14th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: La Boheme From: £897
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      Blue Water Price from: £897 Blue Water Price from: £1032 Blue Water Price from: £1032 Blue Water Price from: £1167 Blue Water Price from: £1271 Blue Water Price from: £1406
    • Aug 26th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Lafayette From: £1097
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      Blue Water Price from: £1097 Blue Water Price from: £1250 Blue Water Price from: £1250 Blue Water Price from: £1403 Blue Water Price from: £1552 Blue Water Price from: £1705
  • September
    • Sep 1st - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Gerard Schmitter From: £1123
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    • Sep 28th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: La Boheme From: £1062
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      Blue Water Price from: £1062 Blue Water Price from: £1197 Blue Water Price from: £1197 Blue Water Price from: £1332 Blue Water Price from: £1436 Blue Water Price from: £1571
  • October
    • Oct 5th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Gerard Schmitter From: £1123
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      Blue Water Price from: £1123 Blue Water Price from: £1258 Blue Water Price from: £1276 Blue Water Price from: £1276 Blue Water Price from: £1411 Blue Water Price from: £1429 Blue Water Price from: £1578 Blue Water Price from: £1713 Blue Water Price from: £1731
    • Oct 13th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Lafayette From: £1123
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      Blue Water Price from: £1123 Blue Water Price from: £1276 Blue Water Price from: £1276 Blue Water Price from: £1429 Blue Water Price from: £1578 Blue Water Price from: £1731
    • Oct 14th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Monet From: £1062
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    • Oct 16th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: France From: £779
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    • Oct 20th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Gerard Schmitter From: £951
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    • Oct 25th - Strasbourg and back - Sailing on: Gerard Schmitter From: £951
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      Blue Water Price from: £951 Blue Water Price from: £1086 Blue Water Price from: £1104 Blue Water Price from: £1104 Blue Water Price from: £1239 Blue Water Price from: £1257 Blue Water Price from: £1406 Blue Water Price from: £1541 Blue Water Price from: £1559
Map for Romantic River Rhine