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Springtime in Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley 2019

11 days with CroisiEurope  Rating: First Class

River Cruise Itinerary
DAY 1 ANTWERP
Passengers are welcome to board the ship in Antwerp at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Dinner tonight will be followed by a tour of the old city in the company of our hostess. 
 
DAY 2 ANTWERP - ROTTERDAM
Day spent cruising. Our cruise will cross small inland seas and immense locks to reach Rotterdam in the evening. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening.
 
DAY 3 ROTTERDAM - AMSTERDAM
Morning spent cruising to Utrecht. Join us on an excursion for both packages: The Keukenhof gardens(1). During this time, the boat will continue to Amsterdam. In the evening, join us on an excursion for both packages: Tour of Amsterdam by night on board a river boat.
 
DAY 4 AMSTERDAM
This morning, join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Amsterdam and its diamond merchants.
DISCOVERY: Bike tour in Amsterdam. You'll be able to explore and learn about all the must-see and out-of-the-way sites.
In the afternoon, join us on an excursion for both packages: Volendam and Zaanse Schans. The evening is free to do as you please.
 
DAY 5 AMSTERDAM
Enjoy time and lunch on your own today to discover Amsterdam at your own pace! Feel free to go shopping or visit some of the most famous museums such as the Rijksmuseum, Madame Tussauds or the Anne Frank House (entrance fees, guides, lunch and transfers not included).
 
DAY 6 AMSTERDAM
Enjoy free time in Amsterdam this morning. Join us for an optional excursion (not included in the packages): bike tour of Amsterdam or guided panoramic tour of Amsterdam and visit to a diamond merchant.
In the afternoon, enjoy some more free time in Amsterdam. The evening is free to do as you please. We'll sail through the night to Nijmegen.
 
DAY 7 AMSTERDAM - NIJMEGEN - KREFELD (2)
This morning, join us for the optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Visit to the Kröller Müller museum (3).
DISCOVERY: Enjoy a great bike ride through the De Hoge Veluwe National Park (3).
We'll spend this afternoon sailing towards Krefeld, reaching it in the evening.
 
DAY 8 KREFELD - COLOGNE - KOENIGSWINTER
The morning will be spent cruising to Cologne. Enjoy free time this afternoon, or take a tour of the old sections of Cologne. We'll then sail on to Koenigswinter. The evening is free to do as you please.
 
DAY 9 KOENIGSWINTER - RÜDESHEIM
Our ship will cruise during the morning towards Rüdesheim, reaching it in the afternoon. Join us on an excursion for both packages: Depart by tourist train and stop at a wine tasting cellar*, followed by a visit to the Museum of Mechanical Musical Instruments.
 
Tonight, enjoy free time to amble down the Drosselgasse, famous for its orchestras and cafes.
 
DAY 10 RÜDESHEIM - MANNHEIM
We'll sail towards Mannheim this morning. In the afternoon, join us on an  excursion for both packages: Visit of Heidelberg. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening. We'll cruise through the night to Strasbourg.
 
DAY 11 STRASBOURG
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.
Tour Map
River Cruise Highlights
  • 11 days to explore Holland and sail along the majestic Rhine River
  • Delightful scents and springtime colors at the Keukenhof floral gardens(1)
  • Amsterdam and its unique atmosphere
  • Volendam, an authentic Dutch village
  • Zaanse Schans, its windmills and traditional houses
  • Rüdesheim and its Museum of Mechanical Musical Instruments
  • Romantic Heidelberg
All This Included
From Antwerp to Strasbourg, discover the Netherlands, land of the tulips, mills and cheese. Through this cruise and its excursions, we invite you to discover the authentic Holland, with many canals and cities which have been classified as UNESCO World Heritage. We'll also sail along the Rhine and discover the world's largest flower garden at the Hoge Veluwe Nature Park(4), not forgetting the Kröller Müller Museum(4), home to Van Gogh's second largest collection. Enjoy a perfectly combined cruise between nature and culture.
  • All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included
Accommodations on this Tour
Cruising: Cabin onboard MS Victor Hugo or MS Symphonie
Notes
  • For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary.
  • (1) Open from March 21st to May 19th, 2019.
  • (2) Depending on available mooring, the stopover at Krefeld can be replaced with a stopover at Duisburg.
  • (3) Except on Mondays: optional visit of the Dutch open-air museum in Arnhem. 
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
Terms and Conditions

* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines. Sorry, we are unable to offer air from countries other than the U.S. However, for those international customers who are able to arrange their own transportation to the trip origination city, we are able to offer the land/cruise portion of the package at the price quoted.



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