Places Covered: Amsterdam, Cologne, Koblenz, Rüdesheim, Mannheim, Strasbourg
Duration: 7 Nights / 8 Days
Tour Cost: € 2,882
Welcome to Amsterdam, a fascinating and compact city of picturesque canals. You will be met and transferred on arrival from Amsterdam Airport to your luxury Scenic Cruises ‘Space-Ship' where a warm welcome awaits you from your crew.
Tonight enjoy a Welcome Reception with your fellow travelers. (D)
Enjoy sightseeing canal cruise through the waterways of Amsterdam; or travel to North Holland's seaside village of Volendam, stopping also in Edam to sample the delicacies of its namesake. This afternoon, enjoy a chilled beverage in the Panorama Lounge as we enjoy an afternoon of cruising.
Captain's Welcome Dinner on board this evening.(B, L, D)
Soak up the scenery from the Sun Deck this morning, or meet the chef and enjoy an onboard cooking demonstration as we cruise the mighty Rhine River into Cologne. On arrival, enjoy a guided walking tour of this magnificent city, seeing such sights as the grand Cologne Cathedral. Scenic Sundowners Enjoy an afternoon cocktail with your fellow travelers in picturesque Cologne.
What better way to celebrate your holiday thus far! (B, L, D)
Situated on both banks of the Rhine and at its confluence with the Moselle River, enjoy a tour of Koblenz; or a medieval gem resting on the banks of the Moselle River, you'll feel as if you are stepping directly into a fairy tale on your tour of Cochem including a visit to Reichsburg Castle. Relax with a cool drink this afternoon on your Scenic ‘Space-Ship' as we sail through the famous Rhine Gorge, with its stunning vistas of castles perched above steep vine-covered slopes.
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Board the ‘Winzerexpress' for a fun trip to Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum where you'll discover the many unique and historic instruments housed in each of the various rooms on your guided visit of this fabulous museum Afterwards, board a cable car to the Niederwald Monument for wonderful vistas over Rüdesheim.
Enjoy an on board wine dégustation event this afternoon. (B, L, D)
Take a guided tour of the romantic and picturesque cityscape of Heidelberg including a visit to the magnificent Heidelberg Castle and fascinating baroque style old town; or visit the unique Technik Museum in the charming riverside town of Speyer, and see various displays of masterpieces of technology unable to be found anywhere else. Be an invited guest of an impeccable baroque-period palace for an exclusive classical concert and cocktail event this evening.
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Famous for its beautiful historical center, enjoy a guided walking tour of Strasbourg, wine tasting in the pretty Alsatian village of Mittelbergheim; or ‘Shop with a Chef' on your visit to a local food market including tastings; or step inside the setting of the Hansel and Gretel fable and tour the spectacularly beautiful Black Forest.
This afternoon enjoy scenic cruising to Switzerland. (B, L, D)
After breakfast this morning your representative will transfer you to Basel or Zurich airport
(Please book flights to depart after midday). (B)
Highlights and Inclusions
Dates: 17th June 2015 onwards
Prices: EURO 2,882 onwards per person on twin sharing basis. Prices are subject to the availability of the seats.