TOUR - CRUISE FROM AMSTERDAM DOWN THE RHINE
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Amsterdam - Cologne - Cochem - Ryudesgeym - Mannheim - Heidelberg - Speyer - Strasbourg - Colmar - Riquewihr - Zurich
11 days / 9 nights
Day 1. Departure from the United States to Amsterdam.
Day 2. Airport pickup and transfer to the ship. In the evening a bus - walking tour of Amsterdam and its famous red-light district. Overnight - at our ship.
Day 3. After breakfast on the ship - another tour of Amsterdam. our travel route will pass through the old squares and the streets of Amsterdam. Lunch and dinner - on board ship.
Day 4. Arriving at Cologne. City tour begins with a visit to the Cologne Cathedral - the relics of the Magi Christmas - the largest cathedral in Germany, on to historic town hall, cologne factory - the first perfume of the world, the Jewish Quarter, the old market, the scenic waterfront and St. Martin's Church.
Day 5. Cochem. During the voyage you will enjoy the picturesque valley of the Moselle River, which in Germany is called the mother, and the most beautiful tributary of the Rhine. We will see Thurant castle, chapel of St. Matthew, Ehrenburg fortress and Pyrmont, which dominate the slopes of the vineyards.
Day 6. Rüdesheim. In the morning our ship will pass through the Valley of the Rhine, through the spectacular Rhine Gorge, along the legendary Loreley rock, and surrounded by numerous castles. By noon, we arrive in the charming and well-preserved old town of Rüdesheim.
Day 7. In the morning we arrive at Mannheim, where will go on bus and walking tour in the city-castle of Heidelberg. . Above the old town stands the magnificent residence of the Wittelsbach dynasty - Heidelberg Castle of Renaissance and early Baroque (XIV-XVII centuries).
Day 8. Strasbourg. Bus-walking tour of the capital of Alsace - Strasbourg. We will visit the quarter of "Little France", with its characteristic buildings in Alsace. We will visit the pearl of European Gothic architecture, world-famous Strasbourg Cathedral, and more
Day 9. Colmar, Riquewihr. The final stop of our ship - Basel, Switzerland. We will first arrive in a very picturesque town of Riquewihr, and will continue to tour in the city of Colmar. Its fountains, canals, storks, half-timbered houses and geranium in old facades give him the Alsatian flavor.
Day 10. Basel and Zurich. During the city walking tour of Basel, we will visit the observation deck Palatinate, located on the highest point of the historic center. . Next we will go to Zurich.
Day 11. Flight home from Zurich Airport
SHIP INFO: MS Bellejour 4 **** 3 decks, Built in 2004 Dimensions 11,40m x 126.7m. 90 cabins: 180 passengers. Crew 40 Four-Cruise ship MS Bellejour. All rooms are air-conditioned, have a toilet and shower, as well as such useful things as: - Safe - Telephone - Hair dryer - electric socket 220-240 V 50 Hz - Minibar (surcharge)
Program Cost for 1 person in double room:
- Cabin "standard" - $ 2,249 (1st deck, small oval window)
- Cabin "superior" - $ 2,549 (2nd deck, glass doors, a French balcony)
- Cabin "suite" - $ 2,749 (third deck, glass doors, a French balcony)
Surcharge for single accommodation is $ 970 / $ 1,250 / $ 1,550 under the cabin category.
- - All transfers
- - After the cruise 2 nights accommodation with breakfast
- - Meals on the boat
- - All excursions according to the program in Russian
- - Support group representative of the company
Price does not include:
- - Meals pre and post cruise (except breakfast)
- - Tips (on the ship about $ 9 / person per day)
- - Flight
- - Travel Insurance
Attention! The tour program described above is for information purposes only and may be changed for each tour date before departure . A passport with an expiration date of at least 6 months past the tour end date is mandatory. US citizens do not require visas to this tour Trip insurance is highly recommended. Please take the time to familiarize yourself with "The the terms and conditions " of our company. Thanks!