Castles along the Rhine
BASEL TO AMSTERDAM | 8 DAYS2016 | Find inspiration in the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the fabled Rhine River, with landscapes celebrated by generations of poets, painters, and composers.
Begin your journey in the magical city of Prague, with its UNESCO-designated Old Town and its magnificent castle, before setting sail along the Main and Rhine rivers. Ancient castles, grand palaces and medieval towns with half-timbered houses are yours to enjoy.
Step back in time to the Middle Ages in beautifully preserved Rothenburg, Miltenberg, Heidelberg and Bamberg. Admire picturesque Strasbourg as you glide through its canals under bridges that have stood for 600 years, and tour the awe-inspiring, UNESCO-designated Würzburg Residence.
Meet the people of Franconia during a village visit, when you'll enjoy chatting with the locals over coffee and cake. Learn about winemaking from a vintner in Nierstein, and ride a tractor through the steeply sloping vineyards to sample Rieslings from his estate.
Enjoy a lively brewery visit and stops in local patisseries, as well as sumptuous food-and-winepairing meals onboard. Discover the rich heritage of the Rhine and Main rivers on this unforgettable, all-inclusive cruise, as well as must-see cultural sites in charming Prague.
Multigenerational family-friendly program (Select sailing)
Share the enchantment of this region with the special young people in your life. This cruise not only features unique, fun-filled adventures for families to enjoy together, it is also packed with culturally and historically significant experiences designed to spark creativity and life-long learning.