German Grandeur (Eastbound)
Your picturesque European river cruise begins on the Rhine River in Basel, Switzerland. You’ll sail to Breisach-with your choice of a visit to Badischer Winzerkeller, or an excursion to the Black Forest. Sail to the city of Strasbourg, France, along the way, and on to the wine village of Rüdesheim through the spectacular views of Rhine Gorge. The modern and charming city of Frankfurt is also on your route along the Rhine River, and you’ll sail on the Main River to visit an authentic Main river village on your way to Würzburg. Take a guided tour of Bamberg, before reaching Nuremberg where your cruise ends. Your grand scenic cruise of Germany brings the beauty and charm of its cities and villages to life. From Switzerland to Bavaria, your German cruise will stay a beautiful memory for years to come!
Day 1 Basel (Embarkation): onboard welcome reception Day 2 Breisach: choice of excursion to Black Forest, or visit to Badische Winzerkeller Day 3 Strasbourg: guided tour, visit to La Petite France district and the gothic cathedralDay 4 Rüdesheim–Rhine Gorge–Boppard: special treat; choice of visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum, or cable car ride to the Niederwald Monument in Rüdesheim, or take a guided hike through the vineyards with your Adventure Host, and enjoy the view with a cable car ride back down; scenic cruising through the Rhine Gorge; time at leisure in BoppardDay 5 Frankfurt: choice of guided tour in Frankfurt, or guided tour in SeligenstadtDay 6 Main River Village: guided walking tour Day 7 Würzburg: guided tour, visit to the Bishop’s ResidenzDay 8 Bamberg: guided tour, see the Old Town HallDay 9 Nuremberg (Disembarkation): your cruise ends this morning
Basel, Switzerland (Embarkation)
Breisach, Germany. Excursion To The Black Forest
Rüdesheim, Germany-rhine Gorge
Frankfurt. Excursion To Seligenstadt
Main River Village