DAY 1 AMSTERDAM
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. Join us this evening for a canal boat excursion in Amsterdam.
DAY 2 AMSTERDAM
We'll leave for a tour of Volendam and the Zaanse Schans. We'll return to the ship for lunch. This afternoon, join us for an excursion to the Hague and its hidden courtyards. The evening in Amsterdam is free to do as you please.
DAY 3 AMSTERDAM - GRONINGEN - DELFZIJL
Our ship will start cruising early this morning towards Groningen. You'll have some free time to tour the youngest city in the Netherlands. We'll depart for Delfzijl. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.
DAY 4 DELFZIJL - PAPENBURG - OLDENBURG
We'll cruise towards Papenburg. Join us for a tour of the Meyer Werft shipyard. During this time, the boat will be sailing towards Doerpen, where we will board it again for lunch. Our ship will leave for Oldenburg, reaching it during the night.
DAY 5 OLDENBURG - BREMEN
Enjoy some free time for a brief stroll around Oldenburg. Our ship will then depart for Bremen. Join us for a tour of the oldest maritime city in Germany We'll return on board afterwards. Enjoy some free time this evening to explore the city on your own.
DAY 6 BREMEN - NIENBURG - STOLZENAU - MINDEN
We'll begin to cruise early in the morning for Nienburg. Upon arrival, you can ask to be transferred to the "red town": don't miss the magnificent Weser-Renaissance town hall. During this time, the boat will sail to Stolzenau. Once we board it again, we'll cruise to Minden.
DAY 7 MINDEN - HANNOVER - ANDERTEN - BRAUNSCHWEIG
We'll begin to cruise early in the morning for Hanover. Join us for a tour of the city. The capital of Lower Saxony, Hanover is one of the main economic centers in Germany. During this time, the boat will sail to Anderten where we will board it at the end of the afternoon. We'll continue to cruise to Braunschweig. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening.
DAY 8 BRAUNSCHWEIG - BULSTRINGEN - MAGDEBURG
Our ship will begin to cruise early in the morning for Bulstringen. Join us for a tour of Magdeburg, situated midway on the Elbe River and the historic Roman Roads. During this time, the ship will continue its course for Magdeburg where we will board it for dinner. Enjoy some free time this evening to explore the city on your own.
DAY 9 MAGDEBURG - BRANDENBURG - POTSDAM
We'll begin to cruise early in the morning for Brandenburg. We'll leave by coach for an excursion to Potsdam and the gardens of the Sanssouci Palace. During this time, the boat will continue its course for Potsdam where we'll board it again. Enjoy an evening of dancing.
DAY 10 POTSDAM - BERLIN
Our ship will leave for Berlin Spandau. Join us for an excursion to Berlin, once the iconic representation of a world divided in two blocks. After dinner on board, join us for a tour of Berlin by night.
DAY 11 BERLIN
Join us for a visit to the Charlottenburg Palace. Enjoy a free afternoon in Berlin. The evening is free to do as you please.
DAY 12 BERLIN
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking.
From Amsterdam to Berlin, explore the northern canals by cruising the Elbe and the Havel. You will discover Amsterdam and its famous UNESCO World Heritage Canals before diving into the heart of charming Dutch cities. In Germany, you will have the option to visit the Meyer Werft shipyard before exploring Bremen, the oldest maritime city in the country. Discover Hanover, Magdeburg or Potsdam, cities that will make you appreciate the fascinating heritage of Germany. Your cruise will end in Berlin.
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
Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
All port fees included
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.