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Rhine Highlights

(8 days, Amsterdam - Zurich, 2016)
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Scenic ‘Space-Ship’ Ultimate Inclusions
  • Your own butler
  • Laundry concierge
  • Complimentary beverages all day, everyday
  • Six dining venues, from casual to fine dining
  • Exclusive Scenic Tailormade GPS for self-guided touring and on board commentary
  • Balcony suites, including a Scenic Sun Lounge
  • Authentic local entertainment
  • The freedom of our e-bikes – electronically assisted bicycles
  • Cruise Directors to guide and assist
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi internet
  • Return airport transfers, at your convenience
Scenic Sundowners
  • Join your fellow travellers for an evening cocktail in a picturesque location in Cologne
Scenic Tailormade
  • 20 options to choose from in 9 locations
Scenic FreeChoice
  • 11 included options to choose from in 10 locations
Dining Experiences
  • 20 superb meals including, 7 Breakfasts (B), 6 Lunches (L) and 7 Dinners (D)
Scenic Highlights
  • Seize the opportunity to take easy paced bicycle rides at your leisure through spectacular scenery and villages
  • Visit the ancient city of Koblenz, dating back over 2,000 years
  • Sail through the majestic Rhine Gorge on board your luxurious Scenic ‘Space-Ship’
  • Discover the medieval town of Cochem, over looked by the impressive Reichsburg Castle
  • Board a cable car to the Niederwald Monument and witness awe-inspiring views over the vine covered slopes of the Rhine valley
  • ALL TIPPING and GRATUITIES
Day 1: Welcome to Amsterdam (D)

Welcome to Amsterdam. Your journey into wonder begins in this fascinating and compact harbour city. Relax and raise your glass to the days ahead at this evening’s welcome reception.

Day 2: Amsterdam (B,L,D)

Freechoice: With 165 canals that stretch over 100km, Amsterdam’s magnificent waterways have made the city world famous and you’ll have ample opportunity to explore them. Listen to expert commentary as you take in the countless sights, and learn about the history that shaped this important European capital. Alternatively, discover charming Volendam, with its unusual raised homes and quaint wooden church before heading to the equally charming village of Edam, famous for its round cheese. Later, in the evening, join the Captain for the official welcome dinner.

Day 3: Cologne (B,L,D)

Freechoice: Discover medieval Schloss Burg castle, or stroll through Cologne and get up close to the filigree twin towers of the famous cathedral. Either way, it’s a great day to see and discover.
Sundowners

Enjoy an afternoon beverage on board your luxury Scenic Space-Ship with your fellow travellers, as you glide along the scenic Rhine River. A beautiful moment shared with new friends – what better way to celebrate your journey thus far!

Day 4: Koblenz (B,L,D)

Freechoice: Take advantage of a guided tour of this historic city, which straddles two of Europe’s most beautiful rivers.  Alternatively, discover Cochem – a true medieval gem resting on the banks of the Moselle River.  Cochem will make you feel as if you’re stepping straight into a fairy tale and you’ll be able to take a guided tour that culminates in a visit to the iconic Reichsburg Castle.
Perhaps, instead you might like to take leisurely cycle on your own, through the fascinating city of Koblenz, passing intriguing palaces and churches, museums and monuments, using your personal Tailormade GPS device and complimentary electronically assisted bicycle.

Day 5: Rüdesheim (B,L,D)

Succumb to charming Rüdesheim, where you’ll board the ‘Winzerexpress’ mini-train for a guided visit of Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum. Later, you can look forward to unrivalled views across the spectacular World Heritage-listed Rhine Gorge as you board a cable car directly to the Niederwald monument, before arriving in Koblenz.

Day 6: Mannheim (B,L,D)

Freechoice: Explore the historic university town of Heidelberg, with its fine Renaissance Castle, or discover the unique Technik Museum in the charming riverside town of Speyer, where you’ll see wondrous technological exhibits not found anywhere else.
Enrich
Enjoy a private tour of a fine Baroque-period Palace, before experiencing a sublime classical concert. It’ll be an evening of grandeur unlike any other, and a chance to create memories that you’ll cherish for a lifetime.

Day 7: Strasbourg (B,L,D)

Freechoice: Visit Strasbourg, where you’ll discover La Petite France, the famous grand cathedral and stroll through the old town, with its half-timbered houses and distinctive Alsatian winstubs, or journey to Mittelbergheim in the Alsace and sample some of the best wines the region has to offer. Alternatively, you can taste your way around the local market with your on board chef through our ‘Shop with a Chef’’ offering. Or you can opt to tour the beautiful Black Forest, the setting for Hansel and Gretel and so many other fabulous tales; take in the spectacular scenery on a guided hike and enjoy a delicious tasting of the acclaimed Black Forest Cake.
Alternatively, explore Strasbourg on two wheels using your Tailormade GPS device. Starting in Kehl on the German side of the river cycle to Strasbourg’s European district and see the Council of Europe, the European Court of Human Rights and the European Parliament.

Day 8: Basel > Zurich (B)

After a hearty breakfast, you’ll be transferred to Zurich airport for your onward or homebound flight. You’ll be taking a lifetime of wonderful memories back with you. (Please schedule flights to depart after midday).

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Apr 2016
18
18 Apr 2016 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite Fully Booked
Royal Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Single Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Junior Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Deluxe Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Standard Suite Fully Booked
from $2,015 (Standard Suite)
Jun 2016
6
06 Jun 2016 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite Fully Booked
Royal Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Single Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Junior Balcony Suite $4,920
Deluxe Balcony Suite $4,740 - $5,095
Balcony Suite $4,440 - $4,745
Standard Suite $3,545 - $3,780
from $3,545 (Standard Suite)
Sep 2016
14
14 Sep 2016 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite Fully Booked
Royal Suite $5,570 - $5,640
Single Balcony Fully Booked
Junior Suite $4,970 - $5,230
Deluxe Balcony Suite $4,790 - $5,145
Balcony Suite $4,490 - $4,795
Standard Suite $3,830
26
26 Sep 2016 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite $5,940
Royal Balcony Suite $5,890
Single Balcony Suite $5,365
Junior Balcony Suite $4,970 - $5,230
Deluxe Balcony Suite $4,790 - $5,145
Balcony Suite $4,490 - $4,795
Standard Suite $3,595 - $3,830
from $3,595 (Standard Suite)
Prices include port and sundry charges. Itinerary and departure dates subject to change. Please inquire for full details. All prices are in CAD and based on per passenger twin share. Refer to the terms and conditions.
Prices include port and sundry charges. Itinerary and departure dates subject to change. Please inquire for full details. All prices are in USD and based on per passenger twin share. Refer to the terms and conditions.
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Duration
8 Days
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$3,545
per person twin share
Dates
18 Apr 2016
Fully Booked
06 Jun 2016
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14 Sep 2016
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26 Sep 2016
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