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Rhine River Cruise Highlights in 1 Week
When you sail down the Rhine, you’ll be surrounded by unparalleled European charm and beauty. Flowing through the German countryside, enjoy the slow pace, delicious food, history, and hospitality.
Day 1, Basel: Guided walking tour through this quaint Swiss town. Prepare for you week on the Rhine
Day 2-5, Germany: Sail north through Western Germany, past beautiful vineyards and sites from the water including everything from Pfalzgrafenstein Castle to small idyllic villages. Disembark to visit the fairytale Black Forest and Vogtsbauernhof Museum, Gutenberg Museum in Mainz, Koblenz where you’ll see Ehrenbreitstein Fortress, learn about winemaking and attend a special Rhine Valley tasting in Rüdesheim.
Day 6, Cologne: Your last stop in Germany. See the historic Gothic Cathedral, a World Heritage Site, and explore lovely Old Town.
Day 7-8, Amsterdam: End your cruise in lively Amsterdam where you can cycle along the canals, walk through the famous Red Light District, and enjoy Danish pastries in waterside cafes.
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