River Cruise Itinerary
DAY 1: STRASBOURG
Passengers are welcome to board our ship 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 an evening of entertainment.
DAY 2: STRASBOURG - BREISACH - Freiburg (Germany) - BREISACH
This morning will be spent cruising. We’ll reach Breisach late this morning and set out on a discovery tour of the Christmas Market in Freiburg with our hostess. You'll be amazed by the incredible diversity of traditional arts and crafts to be found in the Black Forest such as blown glass and colorful wooden toys. We'll return on board in Breisach in a Christmas atmosphere. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.
DAY 3: BREISACH - Colmar - Ecomuseum of Alsace - BREISACH
Join our hostess on an excursion to Colmar where Christmas is a magical experience. The appealing scents of cinnamon and other spices will guide you through the alleyways of the five Christmas markets spread out in the shopping streets of the town. Afterwards, we'll continue our trip towards Ungersheim. You'll get a sense of how Alsatians used to celebrate Christmas in the past at the ecomuseum of Alsace, all adorned for this very special time of year. We'll return on board for an evening of entertainment. Our ship will cruise to Strasbourg through the night.
DAY 4: STRASBOURG
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.
River Cruise Highlights
The Christmas Market in Freiburg, one of the most beautiful in Germany
Explore Colmar and its magical Christmas market in the heart of the old town
Christmas Spirit and traditions at the Ecomuseum of Alsace
All This Included
Cruise along the Rhine and explore the black forest, a land where Christmas traditions are deeply rooted in history. Stroll through the aisles of the Christmas markets, beautifully illuminated and brimming with the gourmet fragrances of mulled wine and gingerbread. You will also be seduced by the heart-warming atmosphere in Colmar, a city of art and history with an exceptional heritage: join us for a memorable journey full of magical discoveries!
Refined French cuisine - Welcome cocktail
Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
Headsets are included for excursions
Official welcome from the captain and crew
Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
All port fees included
Accommodations on this Tour
Cruising: Cabin onboard MS L'Europe
For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary. To better serve our customers, the tour itinerary may be reversed.
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.