Blue Water Holidays
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
Experts in River and Small Ship Cruising Holidays since 2002
01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Treasures of the Celebrated Rhine

Discover a wealth of history and a host of fascinating cities on this superb cruise along the celebrated River Rhine, with exciting optional excursions

Cruise Only
7 nights from £1316pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Amsterdam
  • Amsterdam
  • Marksberg Castle, Koblenz
  • Gutenberg Museum, Mainz
  • Strasbourg
  • Breisach

Call us now on 01756 706500 to secure your cabin!

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Book by 31 December 2021 and save 5% on 2022 departures!

Flight-inclusive package from just £1716pp!

Treasures of the Celebrated Rhine Special Offer

Cruise the legendary River Rhine, past fairytale castles and terraced vineyards, and enjoys visit to fascinating cities on this exciting voyage.

An overnight stop in the quirky Dutch capital of Amsterdam allows ample time to see the sights and admire the city's stunning canals. From charming Emmerich-am-Rhein, take the opportunity to visit the open-air museum in Arnhem, before cruising to Dusseldorf and on to Cologne, overlooked by a majestic cathedral.

Cruise the most beautiful part of the Rhine to Mainz, where optional tours take in the Gutenberg Museum and Rhineland vineyards. Explore picturesque Strasbourg and Breisach, gateway to the enchanting Black Forest, before reaching Basel.

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ABE_PP / BEA_PP - Treasure of the Celebrated Rhine Itinerary

Day 1 - Amsterdam (Holland)

Embark your ship at 6pm. After comfortably settling into your cabin, meet the crew at a welcome cocktail. Enjoy dinner on board.

Day 2 - Amsterdam

This morning, there are optional excursions. Join a guided panoramic tour of Amsterdam and visit to a diamond merchant's, or opt for the bike tour of Amsterdam in search of its most secret and unique locations. In the afternoon, join us on an optional excursion - a visit to the Keukenhof Gardens. Outside the opening dates of the park, it will be a guided tour of Haarlem. Return on board in Amsterdam for an evening of dancing. The ship will cruise to Wesel through the night.

Day 3 - Emmerich-am-Rhein (Germany) - Xanten - Dusseldorf

The ship will cruise to Emmerich-am-Rhein. This morning, join the optional excursion - a guided tour of the open-air museum in Arnhem. Return on board in Xanten and spend the afternoon cruising to Düsseldorf. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 4 - Dusseldorf - Cologne - Koblenz

Depart early this morning for Cologne. Join an optional excursion - a guided tour of Cologne. Cruise will then continue along the Rhine to Koblenz. In the evening, enjoy some free time to stroll through the town towards the famous Deutsches Eck.

Day 5 - Koblenz - Mainz

Cruise up the most beautiful part of the Rhine River all the way to Mainz, reaching it in the afternoon. Join one of the optional excursions. Join the guided tour of Mainz and the Gutenberg Museum (closed on Mondays), or opt for a tour of the Rhineland vineyards. Enjoy an evening of dancing after dinner. The ship will cruise to Strasbourg through the night.

Day 6 - Strasbourg (France) - Breisach (Germany)

Arrive in Strasbourg in the afternoon. Optional excursion - boat tour of Strasbourg and a visit to its cathedral. Return on board after the tour and cruise to Breisach. Tonight's the gala dinner and evening.

Day 7 - Breisach - Basel (Switzerland)

This morning, join an optional excursion - guided tour of Breisach and wine tasting. This afternoon, join an optional guided tour of Colmar and the Unterlinden Museum. Afterwards, cruise to Basel. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 8 - Basel

Disembark your ship after breakfast.

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

Price Includes

  • 7 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
  • Fly-cruise package prices include return flights from the UK and overseas 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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2022 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • April
    • Apr 4th - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1316
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1316 Cruise Only from: £1358 Cruise Only from: £1430 Cruise Only from: £1660
    • Apr 11th - Basel to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1316
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1316 Cruise Only from: £1358 Cruise Only from: £1430 Cruise Only from: £1660
    • Apr 18th - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1316
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1316 Cruise Only from: £1358 Cruise Only from: £1430 Cruise Only from: £1660
    • Apr 25th - Basel to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1316
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1316 Cruise Only from: £1358 Cruise Only from: £1430 Cruise Only from: £1660
  • May
    • May 2nd - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629 Cruise Only from: £1713 Cruise Only from: £1859 Cruise Only from: £1943
    • May 9th - Basel to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629 Cruise Only from: £1713 Cruise Only from: £1859 Cruise Only from: £1943
    • May 29th - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629
  • June
    • Jun 5th - Basel to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629 Cruise Only from: £1713
    • Jun 12th - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629 Cruise Only from: £1713 Cruise Only from: £1859 Cruise Only from: £1943
    • Jun 25th - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629 Cruise Only from: £1713
  • July
    • Jul 2nd - Basel to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1479
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1479 Cruise Only from: £1524 Cruise Only from: £1835
    • Jul 9th - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1479
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1479 Cruise Only from: £1605 Cruise Only from: £1754 Cruise Only from: £1835
    • Jul 16th - Basel to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1479
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1479 Cruise Only from: £1524 Cruise Only from: £1835
    • Jul 30th - Basel to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1479
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1479 Cruise Only from: £1524 Cruise Only from: £1605 Cruise Only from: £1835
  • August
    • Aug 6th - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1479
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1479 Cruise Only from: £1524 Cruise Only from: £1835
    • Aug 20th - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1479
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1479 Cruise Only from: £1524 Cruise Only from: £1835
  • September
    • Sep 3rd - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629 Cruise Only from: £1713 Cruise Only from: £1943
    • Sep 10th - Basel to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629
    • Sep 17th - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629 Cruise Only from: £1713
  • October
    • Oct 1st - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629 Cruise Only from: £1713 Cruise Only from: £1859 Cruise Only from: £1943
    • Oct 14th - Amsterdam to Basel - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1575
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1575 Cruise Only from: £1629 Cruise Only from: £1713 Cruise Only from: £1859 Cruise Only from: £1943
    • Oct 21st - Basel to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Symphonie II From: £1316
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £1316 Cruise Only from: £1358 Cruise Only from: £1430 Cruise Only from: £1588 Cruise Only from: £1660

Price Information

  • Single Supplement: £679
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