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Romantic Rhine Cruise

Cosmos Tours and Cruises

Romantic Rhine Cruise

8 Days - 7% discount

Prices from only £1627

This romantic Rhine cruise takes you from Cologne, famous for its soaring, twin-steepled gothic cathedral, to Koblenz and Rudesheim passing the legendary rock of the Lorelei. Sitting on the confluence of the Rhine and Main rivers, Mainz dates back to around 38 BC. Situated on the French-German border, Strasbourg blends the cultures of both countries in a delightful way.

This 8 day Romantic Rhine Cruise comes with a 7% discount saving when you book direct with  Cosmos Tours and Cruises call on 0800 668 1365 and quote our discount code TR55C.

Romantic Rhine Cruise
Your Cruise Itinerary

Your Cruise Itinerary

Day 1: Amsterdam

Travel to Amsterdam where you will be met and transferred to your ship for embarkation.(D)

Day 2: Amsterdam

See Amsterdam in the best way possible on a canal boat, cruising through the elegant 'grachten' lined with stately homes. (B,L,D)

Day 3: Cologne

Cologne straddles both sides of the Rhine, and is famous for its soaring, twin-steepled gothic cathedral. The Old Town is full of cafés, shops, and taverns in which to try a Kölsch pale lager, locally brewed in Cologne for over a hundred years! Opt for a Jewish heritage tour or a guided city walk. (B,L,D)

Day 4: Koblenz - Rhine Valley Rudesheim

2,000-yearold Koblenz is the cultural and business centre of the Middle Rhine region. Join a walking tour of the city through its castles, fortress walls, towers, squares, and monuments. Enjoy the dramatic scenery while cruising through the Rhine Gorge. See ancient castles stand sentry on lofty cliffs rising 400 feet above the waters and pass the legendary rock of the Lorelei. In Rüdesheim visit Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum to see and hear a large collection of self-playing calliopes and music boxes from the 18th to the early 20th centuries. ((B,L,D)

Day 5: Mainz

TSitting on the confluence of the Rhine and Main rivers, Mainz dates back to around 38 BC. Today, this is Germany's largest and most important wine market. Join your Local Guide for a walk through the Altstadt (Old Town) with its many intriguing shops and the whimsical Fastnachtsbrunnen (Carnival Fountain) on the Schillerplatz. Visit the captivating Gutenberg Museum before travelling to Heidelberg to take in the imposing ruins of Heidelberg Castle on a guided tour. (B,L,D)

Day 6: Strasbourg

Situated on the French-German border, Strasbourg blends the cultures of both countries in a delightful way. On your guided tour, visit the gothic cathedral with its ancient murals, stained-glass windows, and fascinating astronomical clock, as well as the magical La Petite France district, home to half-timber houses, quaint shops and a waterfront promenade. Also spend time exploring Place Kléber, a large historic square in the heart of the city, and Place Gutenberg in the heart of medieval Strasbourg. An optional excursion into the Alsace wine country is also available today. (B,L,D)

Day 7: Breisach

Breisach is the gateway to Germany's Black Forest region; an area of unrivalled natural beauty with its forests of thick pine trees and famed for its cuckoo clocks, Black Forest ham and Black Forest Gateaux. You may opt for a visit to the workshop of a local woodcarver who produces clocks and other carvings, or you may prefer a trip to the openair Museum of Vogtsbauernhof. (B,L,D)

Day 8: Basel - UK.

Disembark and transfer to Zürich airport for your flight to the UK. (B)

Departure Dates and Prices 2017 : Romantic Rhine Cruise

Departure Dates and Prices 2017 : Romantic Rhine Cruise

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Tel Cosmos reservations on 0800 668 1365 and quote our code TR55C

Dates

Prices from

Dates

Prices from

April 8, 15, 23, 29

£1949
£1813

September 2, 9, 16, 23

£2179
£2027

May 6, 13, 20, 27

£2179
£2027

October 7, 14, 21, 28

£1949
£1813

June 3, 10, 17, 24

£2149
£1999

November 4, 25

£1749
£1627

July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

£2099
£1953

December 9

£1749
£1627

August 5, 12, 19, 26

£2099
£1953

 

 

Prices are based on return easyJet flights from London Gatwick.Alternative departures available from London St Pancras,Manchester and Edinburgh. Please call for further details and prices including other UK airports.

Upgrades - Creativity Class from:

Category A - Sapphire Deck forward, 200 sq ft, floor to ceiling sliding doors . . .£510

Category B - Sapphire Deck aft, 200 sq ft, floor to ceiling sliding doors . . . . . . £570

Category P - Royal Deck, 200 sq ft, floor to ceiling sliding doors . . . . . . . . . .. £580

Royal Suite - Royal Deck, 300 sq ft, floor to ceiling sliding doors . . . . . . . . .  £1065

Prices above are a 'guide from' price per person, based on two adults sharing a twin room and are subject to change and availability. Prices are based on live flight pricing when available in order to give you the best possible price and options.Prices and dates shown are taken from the Cosmos Tours and Cruise brochure. Please note that holidays and prices are subject to availability and there might be slight price increases/decreases due to Cosmos booking onto a live flight system. However, the correct price will always be confirmed to you before you book.Departure dates and joining points are subject to availability. All holidays subject to Cosmos Tours and Cruises Terms & Conditions

Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website 

Disclaimer: Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website.

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Cosmos Tours and Cruises

Romantic Rhine Cruise

8 Days - 7% discount

Prices from only £1627

This romantic Rhine cruise takes you from Cologne, famous for its soaring, twin-steepled gothic cathedral, to Koblenz and Rudesheim passing the legendary rock of the Lorelei. Sitting on the confluence of the Rhine and Main rivers, Mainz dates back to around 38 BC. Situated on the French-German border, Strasbourg blends the cultures of both countries in a delightful way.

This 8 day Romantic Rhine Cruise comes with a 7% discount saving when you book direct with  Cosmos Tours and Cruises call on 0800 668 1365 and quote our discount code TR55C.

Receive a discount of 7% on all Cosmos Tours & Cruises. Call on 0800 668 1365 and quote our discount code TR55C.

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Holiday Highlights

Holiday Highlights

Amsterdam

Cologne

Koblenz

Rhine Gorge

Rüdesheim

Mainz

Strasbourg

Breisach

All this included

All this included

Free VIP Home Chauffeur Service (see below)

Flights

Transfers

Outside lower deck cabin

Meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners

Wine and Beer with lunch and dinner

Excursions and daily sightseeing

Individual audio system on excursions

Gratuities on board

Farewell dinner

All local, port and airport taxes

Your cruise ship

Your cruise ship

Avalon Imagery II Cosmos rating ♦♦♦♦♦

  • Two full decks of suite cabins with floor to ceiling sliding doors
  • Spacious Skydeck with lounge chairs and whirlpool
  • Open seating dining room with five star dining
  • Two luxurious lounge areas
  • Fitness centre, Lift and
  • Hairdresser
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Ship as stated or similar
Free VIP home chauffeur service

Free VIP home chauffeur service

If you live within 50 miles of your chosen international departure point, you can be picked up and dropped off from your doorstep as part of your Cosmos Holiday. Cosmos will explain the details when you book and you can choose to be picked up from your home address, or an alternative if it is more convenient and still within 50 miles of your chosen departure point. Your driver will contact you 48 hours before you are due to leave, to arrange a suitable pick up time. If you live more than 50 miles by road from your chosen departure point you can still take advantage of the service by paying for the excess mileage at £1.70 per car, per mile

What do you get?

  • Chauffeur-driven, private air-conditioned car
  • Luggage loaded and unloaded for you
  • Picked up and dropped off at home or a chosen address