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Luxury

Rhine, Rhône and Moselle

15 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EURCR15
  • Luxury River Cruise
  • Qantas Frequent Flyer
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Dine at Namedy Castle

Princess Heide von Hohenzollern will open the doors of her castle just for you. Enjoy dinner in the Hall of Mirrors.

French Cuisine At Its Finest

Dine at L’Abbaye de Collonges, a famous restaurant owned by acclaimed Michelin-starred French chef Paul Bocuse.

Cocktails at the Pont du Gard

At the Pont du Gard aqueduct, a cocktail reception has been arranged, complete with live music by local musicians.

Your Vacation Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing in up to 15 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in 12 locations
  • Finest dining - a total of 40 meals
  • Complimentary beverages served on board*
  • Expert APT Cruise Director

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map EURCR15 2019

Arles to Amsterdam

Reverse Trip

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

ROYAL SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Allow us to offer you a first-hand insight into the charmed world of imperial Europe

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Give your holiday a personal touch with a choice of included sightseeing or dining options

Be transferred to your first luxury river ship in Arles for your spectacular cruise along the Rhône River.

Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River Ship

Daily :
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Tour the castle ruins in Les Baux-de-Provence then visit an olive mill. Alternatively, enjoy a hike in Camargue National Reserve to see wonderful birdlife, or visit a 'savon de Marseille' soap factory.


Following your chosen experience in Arles, join a guided tour. You also have the option to explore at leisure.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This evening, travel to the Pont du Gard. Enjoy a guided tour and a tasting of local produce and wine, followed by a cocktail reception. Take in views of the ancient Roman aqueduct as you are entertained by local musicians.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Pay a visit to the Palace of the Popes, which served as a fortress, church and residence to the Popes that once governed the Christian world. Alternatively, play a round of golf on a course with stunning views.


Get to know Avignon on your chosen activity today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Choose from a visit to a truffle farm. Alternatively, visit Garde-Adhémar and a family-owned nougat factory, or enjoy a French lesson on board your ship.


Personalise your time here thanks to a choice of activities.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Tonight, dine at the exquisite L’Abbaye de Collonges.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Hike up to Eden Park Garden, ride the Ardèche Steam Train, or enjoy an onboard chocolate demonstration. Continue cruising to Vienne.


There are a number of activities on offer here today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

In the Beaujolais region, perhaps visit a local farm or join in a bike ride through some stunning scenery. Another option is a visit to Oingt and a local winery.


The beauty of the region comes to light on today’s activities.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Enjoy a tour of Lyon or perhaps embark on a culinary walk.


Explore Lyon with a wonderful selection of activities for you to choose from.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Disembark in Lyon and journey via Lake Geneva to Basel to board your next ship.

Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River Ship

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Visit Triberg and the Black Forest Open-Air Museum, travel to Colmar on the Alsatian Wine Route for a tour and tasting, or embark on a Breisach bike tour.


From Breisach, tailor your day to your own tastes.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Choose between a guided city tour with a visit to Heidelberg Castle or a more active walk along the Philosopher's Path.


From Ludwigshafen, travel to Heidelberg and choose from two included activities.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Choose from a visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum, embark on a scenic gondola ride and take in breathtaking views, or sample local Rhine Valley wines on board your river ship.


The day in beautiful Rüdesheim evolves on your own terms, thanks to a choice of activities.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
ROYAL SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Later in Andernach, visit Namedy Castle.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Arrive in Cochem and set off on a walking tour or take a guided bike ride along the Moselle River.


Back on board, after your selected activity in Cochem, relax and enjoy the scenery of the Moselle Valley.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

In Cologne, take a tour through the historic city centre and sample local beers and snacks. Alternatively, embark on a bike ride to see City Hall and the remains from Roman times and the Middle Ages.


Choose your sightseeing in Cologne.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Take a canal cruise, visit Zaanse Schans, or enjoy a stroopwafel presentation.


Spend the day on your chosen activity. In the evening, come together for a Gala Welcome Dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Disembark your ship and be transferred to the airport.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Full side view of Aria River ship exterior, cruising.
All-Inclusive River Ships

Enjoy a luxurious and carefree discovery of Europe with 14 nights aboard an all-inclusive Aria river ship.

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Amazing Onboard Dining

Highlighting the exquisite local produce, there's always something new to savour in amazing onboard dining venues.

Two armchairs, coffee table and double bed softly furnished
Travel in luxury

No matter which suite you choose, each offers a balance of luxury and intimacy. Plus, you'll always enjoy river views.

Virtual Tour

A most relaxing holiday where it is quite impossible to fault the service given by the staff and crew of the Amadagio and Amacello. Uwe, our host was charming at all times.