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Luxury

Christmas Markets on the Rhine

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Trip Code: EUEX08
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  • Map & Itinerary
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Trip Highlights

Cologne Guided Tour

See the city's most famous sites on a guided walking tour. Visit the Old Town, Cathedral Square and the Gothic cathedral

Amsterdam canal cruise

Board a glass-top boat and admire the city’s architecture as you cruise the maze of World Heritage-listed canals

Cruise the Rhine Gorge

Considered to be the most beautiful section of the Rhine, drift past vineyard-covered slopes and ancient castles

Your Vacation Includes

  • Receive the expert services of an AmaWaterways Cruise Director during your journey
  • Complimentary beer, wine and soft drink served with lunch and dinner on board
  • Enjoy travelling with guests from all over the world
  • Daily complimentary pre-dinner cocktail hour

Map & Itinerary

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Europe Map EUEX08 2019

Amsterdam to Basel

Reverse Trip

Be met on arrival and transfer to your ship.

Stay: Seven Nights, a Concerto River Ship

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Enjoy a boat tour along Amsterdam's canals, then explore the city with a local guide. In the afternoon, cruise towards Germany, then tonight, get to know your fellow travellers as you sit down to a delicious Welcome Dinner.

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Disembark your ship for a guided tour that includes a visit to the impressive Christmas market at Cologne Cathedral. Another option includes a beer tasting.

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Cruise the Rhine Gorge, then in Rüdesheim, choose from a wine tasting or a vineyard hike. Then, visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum or enjoy some Rüdesheimer coffee.

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Arrive in Ludwigshafen and perhaps visit Heidelberg, or take a city tour of Speyer. Later, visit the local Christmas markets and perhaps enjoy a drink of hot Glühwein.

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Perhaps enjoy a panoramic tour, then explore on foot with a chance to visit Strasbourg’s famous Christmas market. Later, explore seasonal delicacies at the Gengenbach Christmas Market.

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From Breisach, perhaps travel to France’s Alsace region to tour the town of Riquewihr. Otherwise explore the town of Freiburg. Both options will then visit the Christmas markets. Another option includes a hike.

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Disembark in Basel and be transferred to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Voyages holiday experience

Operated in conjunction with our partner, AmaWaterways, enjoy travelling with guests from all over the world

Finest onboard dining

Europe’s finest onboard dining included on your cruise, with AmaWaterways a member of the La Chaine des Rotisseurs

Complimentary beverages

Enjoy complimentary beer, wine and soft drink served with lunch and dinner on board your luxury river ship

We know that great service is more than just taking care of you on holiday… it’s the unprecedented warmth, care and consideration you’ll be afforded from your first call until after your return home