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

Three Rivers

Cruise along the scenic waterways of the Rhine, Main and Danube rivers through the heart of Germany to discover medieval villages, ancient castles and picturesque vineyards

Fly Cruise
7 nights from £1739pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Cologne
  • Dom Church, Utrecht
  • Wurzburg
  • Bamberg
  • Nuremberg

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Save 15% on 2021 departures! Prices shown include discount. Book by 30 Nov 2020

Three Rivers Special Offer

Cruise along three great rivers through the heart of Holland and Germany. Begin in relaxed style in Amsterdam and explore the typical Dutch countryside then travel from Utrecht along the Rhine to the cathedral city of Cologne.

Enjoy the panoramic trip down the Upper Middle Rhine Valley with its breathtaking castles, past the famous Lorelei Rock to the medieval town of Oberwesel. Travel through the wine-growing region to Miltenberg and Wertheim then sail to the Bavarian city of Wurzburg. Join an optional tour of the UNESCO World Heritage city of Bamberg then admire the engineering wonders of the Main-Danube Canal before an evening talk on board about this important waterway.

L133 Operated by Amadeus River Cruises


Three Rivers Itinerary

Day 1 - Amsterdam (Holland) - UK

Fly from the UK and embark your ship in Amsterdam. Enjoy a welcome cocktail with fellow guests before dinner this evening.

Day 2 - Amsterdam - Utrecht

This morning there is the option to explore Amsterdam on a city tour, followed by a canal trip to enjoy the most famous sights of the 'Venice of the North'. The excursion continues by coach through the Dutch countryside to visit a local cheese factory (forward itinerary only). On the reverse itinerary there is an optional city tour of Amsterdam with canal trip and visit to a flower market, or a North Holland excursion. Rejoin the ship in Utrecht at midday and set sail for Cologne.

Day 3 - Cologne (Germany)

This morning, arrive in Cologne. Join the optional walking tour around the historic Old Town and iconic twin-spired cathedral in the morning. Later, perhaps learn about flora and fauna on a trip to the beautiful Siebengebirge National Park, which includes a visit to Drachenfels Castle.

Day 4 - Oberwesel

Enjoy scenic cruising through the picturesque Upper Middle Rhine Valley past the famous Lorelei Rock, before docking in Oberwesel, where there is the oportunity to take an optional guided walking tour.

Day 5 - Miltenberg - Wertheim

Miltenberg is the first stop today - join the optional guided tour around the medieval town then explore neighbouring Wertheim's half-timbered houses and glass museum.

Day 6 - Wurzburg

The scenery around the Bavarian city of Wurzburg suggests its wine-growing influences, so why not join the optional walking tour of the city followed by a wine tasting. After lunch there is the optional excursion to Rothenburg ob der Tauber (only available on reverse itinerary) and its perfectly preserved historic town centre. Enjoy the Captain's Gala Dinner on board tonight.

Day 7 - Bamberg

Relax on board this morning and enjoy the beautiful views as the ship drifts along the river to Bamberg. In the afternoon take the optional walking tour of the UNESCO World Heritage city whose highlights include the New Residence, the unique Town Hall built on a bridge and the Imperial Cathedral. Afterwards the ship travels through the Main-Danube canal and there is an evening talk about this important waterway.

Day 8 - Nuremberg - UK

Disembark your ship after breakfast and transfer to the airport for the return flight to the UK.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night full board cruise
  • Return flights from the UK and overseas transfers
  • Complimentary wine, draft beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board
  • Tea and coffee available all day
  • Complimentary bottled water in cabin replenished daily
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board
  • Wireless AMADEUS Audio System for all excursions
  • Cocktail reception, welcome dinner and gala dinner
  • Complimentary bicycles on board
  • Port taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Excursions
  • Travel insurance

Additional Information

  • Optional excursions:
  • City tour of Amsterdam with canal trip and North Holland excursion (forward itinerary only) - 2020: £50pp 2021: £53pp
  • City tour of Amsterdam with canal trip (reverse itinerary only) - 2020: £44pp 2021: £46pp
  • North Holland excursion (reverse itinerary only) - 2020: £37pp 2021: £39pp
  • Cologne walking tour - 2020: £20pp 2021: £21pp
  • Excursion to the National Park Siebengebirge with Drachenfels Castle - 2020: £53pp 2021: £55pp
  • Oberwesel walking tour - 2020: £15pp 2021: £16pp
  • Miltenberg and Wertheim walking tours - 2020: £32pp 2021: £33pp
  • Excursion to Rothenburg ob der Tauber (reverse itinerary only) - 2020: £29pp 2021: £30pp
  • Wurzburg walking tour with wine tasting - 2020: £45pp 2021: £47pp
  • Bamberg walking tour - 2020: £22pp 2021: £23pp
  • Save 15% on excursion packages - from £98pp

2021 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

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