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Heidelberg Castle Trips & Tours

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Rhine Holiday Markets tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

5.0 | Excellent | 19 Reviews
8 Days
$ 300 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star

Luxury - 5 star Lodging LevelThe highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: France, Germany, Switzerland, Heidelberg, Heidelberg Castle, Koblenz, Notre Dame Cathedral, Strasbourg
From
$ 2,399

Highlights

  • Explore Basel and its marvelous Christmas Market
  • Visit the magnificent Notre-Dame Cathedral
  • Discover Germany’s most beautiful city Heidelberg
  • Enjoy Cruising through the romantic Rhine River
  • Visit Cologne and its famous Gothic cathedral
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The Best of Switzerland with Romantic Rhine

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
15 Days
$ 368 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: France, Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, Netherlands, Switzerland, Amsterdam, Basel, Cologne, Heidelberg, Koblenz, Lake Como, Lucerne, Rudesheim, Strasbourg, Zermatt, Zurich, Heidelberg Castle
From
$ 5,518

Highlights

  • Arrive in Zürich, welcome dinner
  • Orientation walk of the Old Town; taste Sprüngli chocolate pralines; visit the capital of Liechtenstein
  • Picture stop in Lake Como
  • A stop in Stresa at Lake Maggiore; mountain train to Zermatt
  • Drive through the Rhône Valley to Lake Geneva
  • Guided walking tour, stop at the Bear Park and enjoy a panoramic view from the Rose Garden; lunch at a working farm
  • Walking tour including the Lion Monument and Chapel Bridge; Mount Pilatus excursion including a souvenir cap; farewell dinner
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Visit a woodcarver’s workshop or visit a Black Forest open-air museum
  • Guided sightseeing, visit La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral
  • Guided visit of the castle, see the Great Vat in Heidelberg; visit the Gutenberg Museum in Mainz
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim and enjoy a special treat; cruise through the Rhine Gorge; guided walking tour in Koblenz
  • Choice of guided city walk or Jewish Heritage walk
  • Canal cruise

    Day 15 Amsterdam (Disembarkation):
  • This fabulous vacation beginning with an in-depth land tour of everything stunning Switzerland has to offer; then a river cruise along the legendary Rhine River—with stops in France, Germany, and Holland—awaits you!

    With its stunning mountains, fascinating old towns, and beautiful lakes, Switzerland offers something for everyone
  • On this tour, experience some of its most interesting cities with overnights in Zürich, St
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Rhine & Rhône Revealed - Northbound

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
16 Days
$ 379 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Amsterdam, Arles, Avignon, Basel, Burgundy, Cologne, Heidelberg, Koblenz, Lyon, Rudesheim, Strasbourg, Vienne, Heidelberg Castle
From
$ 6,058

Highlights

  • Deluxe 14-night cruise in an outside stateroom with Avalon’s exclusive Comfort Collection BedsSM
  • Welcome to France
  • Onboard welcome reception; cruise into the Camargue region (daylight permitting)
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Roman Amphitheater
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Palace of the Popes
  • Guided walk, visit Old Town and the cathedral
  • Guided walk in Tournon; guided walk in Vienne
  • Guided sightseeing, picture stop on Fourvière Hill; onboard lecture
  • Day at leisure; cheese tasting
  • Visit the Hôtel-Dieu in Beaune; transfer to Basel; onboard welcome reception
  • Visit a woodcarver’s workshop or visit a Black Forest open-air museum
  • Guided sightseeing, visit La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral
  • Guided visit of the castle, see the Great Vat in Heidelberg; visit the Gutenberg Museum in Mainz
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum and enjoy a special treat in Rüdesheim; cruise through the Rhine Gorge; guided walk in Koblenz
  • Choice of guided city walk or Jewish Heritage walk
  • Canal cruise
  • Immerse yourself in French and German culture on this fabulous European river cruise vacation along the Rhône, Saône, and Rhine Rivers
  • The views will be spectacular so be sure to pack your camera so you can capture the romance and splendor of this magical journey
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Rhine Enchantment, Milan to Amsterdam 2018 tour

Small Ship Cruise

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5.0 | Excellent | 3 Reviews
11 Days
$ 481 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Italy, Heidelberg Castle, Milan
From
$ 5,290

Highlights

  • Tauck Exclusive evening at Schloss Johannisberg
  • a historic vineyard estate in the Rheingau wine-growing region; lunch aboard a private canal boat cruise in Amsterdam; three nights at Hotel Principe di Savoia
  • a historic landmark in the heart of Milan; private boat ride on Lake Como; visit to Isola Comacina for lunch at a famed trattoria; visit to Bellagio; visit to legendary Heidelberg Castle; walking tour of the tiny Alsatian wine village of Riquewihr; and more.
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Cities of Light tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

5.0 | Excellent | 4 Reviews
12 Days
$ 263 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star

Luxury - 5 star Lodging LevelThe highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Czech Republic, France, Germany, Arc de Triomphe, Heidelberg, Heidelberg Castle, Luxembourg, Paris, Prague, Trier
From
$ 3,156

Highlights

  • Explore Bamberg a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Visit Würzburg
  • Enjoy tour to fascinating red sandstone ruins of Heidelberg Castle
  • Experience cruising towards Cochem is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Discover Luxembourg
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Grand Christmastime Cruise from Vienna to Basel

Cultural

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
16 Days
$ 341 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Austria, France, Germany, Switzerland, Bamberg, Basel, Frankfurt, Heidelberg, Munich, Nuremberg, Passau, Strasbourg, Vienna, Heidelberg Castle
From
$ 5,448

Highlights

  • Onboard welcome reception on Day 1; choice of guided sightseeing, or culinary tour at Christmas market on Day 2
  • Guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; guided walk in Grein, visit the historical theater
  • Guided walk; Christmas market
  • Guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; Christmas market; onboard lecture; beer tasting
  • Onboard lecture, choice of guided sightseeing or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; Christmas market
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Marienplatz
  • Day at leisure for visiting Christmas Market
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Old Town Hall; onboard lecture; Christmas market
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz; Christmas markets
  • Onboard culinary demonstration, guided walk
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum; enjoy a special treat
  • Guided visit of the castle; see the Great Vat, Christmas markets; time at leisure for Christmas markets in Speyer
  • Guided sightseeing, visit La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral; Christmas market
  • Excursion to the Black Forest; Christmas market
  • This European Christmastime river cruise will take you across Austria and Germany and along the Danube, Main, and Rhine Rivers
  • Enjoy guided sightseeing in several cities along the way and delight in the sights, smells, and tastes of centuries-old Christmas markets
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Castles on the Rhine: Family Riverboat Adventure - northbound 2018

Family Friendly

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5.0 | Excellent | 3 Reviews
8 Days
$ 561 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Amsterdam, Koblenz, Lucerne, Strasbourg, Heidelberg Castle
From
$ 4,490

Highlights

  • Cogwheel Train Ride in the Swiss Alps; visit to the ruins of Heidelberg Castle; bicycling along the banks of the Rhine/Moselle; exclusive
  • private evening at Burg Satzvey (a moated castle); tour of Cologne Cathedral; Amsterdam Canal tour and van Gogh Museum
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The Rhine & Moselle  Northbound

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
13 Days
$ 354 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Amsterdam, Basel, Boppard, Cologne, Heidelberg, Koblenz, Rudesheim, Strasbourg, Trier, Zurich, Heidelberg Castle
From
$ 4,599

Highlights

  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Choice of excursion to Black Forest, or guided tour in Colmar
  • Guided sightseeing, visit La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral
  • Guided visit of the castle, see the Great Vat
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; special treat; cruise through the Rhine Gorge
  • Choice of guided sightseeing or visit Sayn Manor House
  • Guided walk; wine tasting
  • Choice of guided tour in Metz, or excursion to the Maginot Line area
  • Choices of guided tour, or “Roman Trier” tour, see the Porta Nigra
  • Free time in Beilstein; excursion to a medieval castle
  • Choice of Cologne highlights walking tour, or Jewish Heritage walking tour
  • Canal cruise
  • Embark on this exciting river cruise in Basel, Switzerland, and explore everything the Moselle and Rhine Rivers have to offer as you stop at interesting and unique cities in France and Germany—and end in lively Amsterdam, Holland


  • At the foot of Kaiserstuhl Mountain on the French-German border sits Breisach—known to be the gateway to Germany’s famous Black Forest, an area of unrivaled natural beauty
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Grand Christmastime Cruise from Zurich to Vienna

Cultural

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
16 Days
$ 341 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Austria, France, Germany, Switzerland, Bamberg, Basel, Frankfurt, Heidelberg, Munich, Nuremberg, Passau, Strasbourg, Vienna, Heidelberg Castle
From
$ 5,448

Highlights

  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Excursion to the Black Forest; Christmas market
  • Guided sightseeing, visit La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral; Christmas market
  • Guided visit of the castle, see the Great Vat; Christmas markets
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum; enjoy a special treat
  • Guided walk; onboard cookie-baking demonstration; St. Nicholas legend
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz; Christmas market
  • Onboard lecture; guided sightseeing, see the Old Town Hall; Christmas market
  • Choice of guided sightseeing or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; Christmas market
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Marienplatz
  • Day at leisure to visit Christmas market
  • Onboard lecture; guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; Christmas market; beer tasting
  • Guided walk; Christmas market
  • : guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey; Austrian cookie tasting
  • Choice of guided sightseeing or culinary tour at Christmas market

    Day 16 Vienna:
  • This Christmastime river cruise will take you across Germany and Austria along the Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers
  • Enjoy guided sightseeing in several cities along the way and delight in the sights, smells, and tastes of centuries-old Christmas markets
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Christmastime From Prague to  Basel

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
12 Days
$ 297 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Czech Republic, France, Germany, Switzerland, Bamberg, Basel, Frankfurt, Heidelberg, Nuremberg, Prague, Rudesheim, Strasbourg, Heidelberg Castle
From
$ 3,569

Highlights

  • Guided sightseeing, see the Astronomical Clock and visit Hradčany Castle grounds; Christmas market
  • Onboard welcome reception;
  • Choice of guided sightseeing or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; Christmas market
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Old Town Hall; onboard lecture; Christmas market
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz; Christmas markets
  • Onboard culinary demonstration, guided walk
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum; enjoy a special treat

    Day 9 Heidelberg–Speyer:
  • Guided visit of the castle; see the Great Vat, Christmas markets; time at leisure for Christmas markets in Speyer
  • Guided sightseeing, visit La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral; Christmas market
  • Excursion to the Black Forest; Christmas market
  • Celebrate this magical time of year with a Christmastime river cruise vacation starting in the Czech Republic, on through the heart of Germany, and ending in Switzerland


  • Prague, the beautiful Czech capital, is set on the banks of the Vltava River and a Local Guide will be proud to show you the famous sights
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