Contoured by vineyard-clad hills and castles from yesteryear, the legendary Rhine captivates. Experience the allure of France’s Alsace region in its welcoming capital, Strasbourg, and its priceless gem, Riquewihr. Then there is Breisach, rising above the vineyards of the Rhine, and Freiburg, one of Germany’s sunniest cities and gateway to Black Forest. Fabled towns lost in time present you with the chance to taste local flavors and to touch history up close with guided hikes and bike rides. From Amsterdam’s colorful canals to the majestic Swiss Alps, journey into the heart of the destinations you visit.

COUNTRIES: FRANCE, GERMANY, NETHERLANDS, SWITZERLAND  |  RIVERS: RHINE

Information

AUGUST 22-29, 2022

Cruise fares are currently from $3,749 per person (Save $250)

Alumni Association bookings also receive a bonus $75 shipboard credit. Perpetual members receive an additional $100 Amazon gift card.

Space is very limited so book today!

Pre-cruise 2 Nights Amsterdam from $750 per person

Post-cruise 3 Night Lake Como from $1,500 per person

For questions, contact Esther Tan at 626-497-3156 or tans916@yahoo.com

ONBOARD CRUISE INCLUSIONS:  

  • 7-night river cruise in elegantly appointed accommodations
  • Fine dining on board in multiple venues
  • Small group guided shore excursions with a variety of choices, including exclusive Special Interest, hiking and biking tours
  • Unlimited selected drinks with lunch/dinner
  • Professionally trained Wellness Host leading engaging wellness activities
  • Live local entertainment
  • Unlimited complimentary Wi-Fi access

OPTIONAL LAND PROGRAM INCLUSIONS:  

  • Hotel accommodations with city tour and daily breakfast
  • Transfers between hotel and ship

Itinerary

August 22

Amsterdam

EMBARKATION

August 23

Amsterdam

Amsterdam Canal Cruise
OR Floriade Expo

August 24

Cologne

“Holy City” Walking Tour & Cathedral Visit
OR Kolsch Beer Tasting
OR Cologne Bike Tour

August 25

Rüdesheim

Rüdesheim Gondola Ride
OR Vineyard Hike
OR Guided Bike Tour of the Rheingau Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum
OR Rüdesheimer Coffee

August 26

Ludwigshafen

“Romantic Heidelberg” Excursion
OR “Secrets of Speyer” Tour
OR Heidelberg Philosopher’s Path Hike
OR Ladenburg Bike Tour

August 27

Strasbourg

“The Gem of the Alsace” Tour
OR Strasbourg Bike Tour

 

August 28

Basel

Basel City Tour
OR Lucerne Excursion (Full Day)
OR Three Countries Bike Tour Lucerne Excursion

August 29

Basel

DISEMBARKATION