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Uniworld - Castles Along the Rhine

8 Day Castles Along the Rhine

Castles Along the Rhine

Days: 8

From: Basel to Amsterdam

Countries Visited: Switzerland, France, Germany, Holland

Code: unicar

Our Price (from): $4,949 pp

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Itinerary


1. Basel (Breisach)
Arrive at EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, where you will be transferred to the ship. Note: Guests sailing on the S. S. Antoinette will embark in Breisach between March and May due to lock renovations.

2. Breisach (Kayserberg and Riquewihr or Colmar)
Featured Excursions: Choice of Alsatian 'Village Day' OR Colmar city tour.
Breisach is your gateway to the Alsatian wine road, your launching point for one of two excursions. You can visit Kaysersberg and Riquewihr, two of the most picturesque villages in the region, sampling local delicacies and getting a feel for daily life, or take a tour of the larger town, Colmar, considered one of the most beautiful destinations along the wine road. Enjoy the festive Captain's Welcome Reception and Gala Dinner.

3. Kehl (Strasbourg)
Featured Excursions: Choice of Strasbourg by canal OR exclusive 'Do as the Locals Do' Strasbourg walking tour.
The Alsatian town of Strasbourg boasts a UNESCO-designated city center, a grand Gothic cathedral and half-timbered houses. See the sights on a delightful canal cruise through the picturesque Petite France district, or if you wish to do as the locals do, opt for an Old Town walking tour with stops for pastries and coffee. Note: The canal cruise has limited capacity.

4. Mannheim (Speyer)
Featured Excursions: Choice of Speyer walking discovery tour OR exclusive Doktorenhof vinegar estate visit and tasting.
Stroll through Speyer's charming Old Town to the city's grand cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Alternatively, for a different spin on the Palatinate wine region, visit the Doktorenhof vinegar estate to sample unique aperitifs made from wine vinegars.

5. Rudeshiem, cruising the romantic Rhine River, Boppard
Featured Excursions: Choice of exclusive Castle Vollrads wine tasting OR exclusive guided 'Go Active' hike from Rüdesheim to Assmanshausen, and guided Boppard village stroll.
Wine connoisseurs will want to go on a private tour and Riesling tasting at Castle Vollrad. Adventurers will want to soar up to the Niederwald Heights on a gondola, followed by a hike. Then, after a cruise along the UNESCO-designated Upper Middle Rhine, stroll through quaint Boppard.

6. Cruising the romantic Rhine River, Koblenz
Featured Excursions: Choice of Koblenz walking discovery tour OR exclusive guided 'Go Active' bike ride, and Marksburg Castle visit.
Watch the waters of the Moselle meld with the Rhine as you stand at the German Corner during your discovery tour. For more active exploration, bike from Boppard to Koblenz. Later in the day, get a close-up look at Marksburg Castle.

7. Cologne
Featured Excursion: walking discovery tour with choice of Cathedral.
Experience 's history and architecture today on a stroll with a local expert through the city's Old Town. Visit the iconic Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage site and a Gothic masterpiece. Cap off the day at the Captain's Farewell Reception and Gala Dinner. Note: On Sundays and Catholic holidays, tours inside the cathedral are not allowed, but individual visits are still welcomed.

8. Amsterdam (Disembark), transfer to the airport
Disembark the ship and transfer to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport for your flight home, or extend your stay in Amsterdam.

Dates & Prices


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Cruise Ends
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22 Jul 2018
29 Jul 2018
S.S. Antoinette
$7,099
$6,792

05 Aug 2018
12 Aug 2018
S.S. Antoinette
$7,099
$6,792

19 Aug 2018
26 Aug 2018
S.S. Antoinette
$7,099
$6,792

02 Sep 2018
09 Sep 2018
S.S. Antoinette
$6,499
$6,210

16 Sep 2018
23 Sep 2018
S.S. Antoinette
$6,499
$6,210

30 Sep 2018
07 Oct 2018
S.S. Antoinette
$6,499
$6,210

14 Oct 2018
21 Oct 2018
S.S. Antoinette
$6,499
$6,210

28 Oct 2018
04 Nov 2018
S.S. Antoinette
$5,199
$4,949

31 Mar 2019
07 Apr 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$5,599
$5,338

14 Apr 2019
21 Apr 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,299
$6,017

28 Apr 2019
05 May 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,699
$6,405

26 May 2019
02 Jun 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,699
$6,405

28 May 2019
04 Jun 2019
River Queen
$6,399
$6,114

09 Jun 2019
16 Jun 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,699
$6,405

23 Jun 2019
30 Jun 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,699
$6,405

28 Jun 2019
05 Jul 2019
River Empress
$6,399
$6,114

07 Jul 2019
14 Jul 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,699
$6,405

12 Jul 2019
19 Jul 2019
River Empress
$6,399
$6,114

21 Jul 2019
28 Jul 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,699
$6,405

26 Jul 2019
02 Aug 2019
River Empress
$6,399
$6,114

04 Aug 2019
11 Aug 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,699
$6,405

09 Aug 2019
16 Aug 2019
River Empress
$6,399
$6,114

18 Aug 2019
25 Aug 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,699
$6,405

23 Aug 2019
30 Aug 2019
River Empress
$6,399
$6,114

01 Sep 2019
08 Sep 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,699
$6,405

15 Sep 2019
22 Sep 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$7,199
$6,890

29 Sep 2019
06 Oct 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$7,199
$6,890

13 Oct 2019
20 Oct 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$7,199
$6,890

27 Oct 2019
03 Nov 2019
S.S. Antoinette
$6,299
$6,017