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  • Explore scenic cities along the Rhine on a delightful cruise, visiting pretty medieval market towns brimming with traditional gifts, picturesque buildings and unique character.
  • Stay aboard a splendid ship and discover 3 countries in the space of 6 days without unpacking.
  • Enjoy yourself with a full board basis throughout your stay!

Your Destination

Stunningly picturesque, the Rhine is the second longest river in Central and Western Europe (after the Danube) and has historically been a vital waterway carrying trade and goods deep inland.

Along the way, 
precipitous cliffs, steep vineyards, a castle perched on virtually every hilltop and pretty villages lining the river banks on either side, testifying to its importance as a great symbol of Germany

Your Itinerary In Brief

Day 1: Cologne
Day 2: Amsterdam
Day 3: Rotterdam
Day 4: Antwerp
Day 5: Antwerp
Day 6: Nijmegen
Day 7: Cologne

During your journey on the Rhine, you will have the privilege of sailing from Germany to the Netherlands from Cologne, via Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Antwerp and Nijmegen. Board a ship of typically Danish design as you discover the authentic jewels of this beautiful region. 

 

Day 1: Cologne

Day 2: Amsterdam

Day 3: Rotterdam

Day 4: Antwerp

Day 5: Antwerp

Day 6: Nijmegen

Day 7: Cologne

Your Cruise Itinerary

Day 1: Cologne
Your cruise begins in Cologne, Germany's oldest city, home to countless cultural and historical treasures, world-renowned museums and a varied art scene. Take a trip through 2000 years of history and visit cultural monuments from the times of the Roman Empire to modern times. Its famous Gothic cathedral has been a symbol of the city for centuries. Night on board.

Excursions will be offered on the boat (optional and with supplement).

Day 2: Amsterdam
Today, your ship drops anchor in Amsterdam's river port. The city's canals, as well as world-famous museums and historic monuments, make Amsterdam one of the most romantic and beautiful cities in Europe. It is also the city of tolerance and diversity. It has all the advantages of a big city: culture, nightlife, international restaurants, good transport system. Enjoy your optional panoramic tour of the Dutch capital. Night on board.
Day 3: Rotterdam
You arrive this morning in Rotterdam, a multi-faceted city: an important port city, a fashionable city for its evenings, a city with sophisticated shops and a city of art. The city's most famous museums, which are also two of the most sophisticated museums in the Netherlands, Boijmans van Beuningen and the Kunsthal, are located in the Museumpark. However, all areas of the city host museums and places of interest, including the Scheepvaartmuseum, the Euromast, the New York Hotel, the steamship "Rotterdam". Enjoy the optional panoramic tour. Night on board. 

Day 4: Antwerp
City of fashion, diamonds and Rubens, Antwerp is an open and cosmopolitan city. Famous for its Gothic cathedral, its status as a diamond capital, and for being the cradle of the historic Rubens, but also more contemporary characters such as designers called "The Six of Antwerp". Enjoy the optional panoramic visit to the second largest city in Flanders. Night on board. 
Day 5: Antwerp
You can enjoy the optional tour of Antwerp.

Day 6: Nijmegen
Nijmegen is a fortified city, the oldest city in the Netherlands. The discovery of its Roman influence, its historic buildings and its museums will punctuate your day. You can also go shopping in the oldest shopping street in the country: Lange Hezelstraat. Night on board. 

Day 7: Cologne
Landing after breakfast.

Your Ship

Our guests will enjoy a 5-night Cruise on the DCS Alemannia, in a Standard Cabin on the Main or Upper Deck on a Full Board Basis (Breakfast, lunch and evening meal served in the main restaurant - excludes drinks). 

For this cruise on the Rhine, you will board the DCS Allemania. This 110-meter-long ship, built in 1971, stands on 4 decks. It has a capacity of 92 cabins, accommodating up to 184 passengers. 

You will also find many outdoor areas, allowing you to admire the splendid panoramas offered during your navigation.

Your Stateroom

Arranged on each of the three decks of the ship, your cabins have an area of ​​12 m². They are equipped with an en suite bathroom, air conditioning, telephone, TV, hairdryer and mini bar.

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults
2 Adults

Please note: Views from some staterooms may be obstructed

Your Board Basis

Your Ship
In the morning you can enjoy a delicious buffet breakfast. Your meals will be served at the ship's main restaurant. For a drink, you can go to the piano bar. 

Please note: some dining outlets/menu items and premium, branded and international drinks may not be included and may incur a surcharge payable locally.  Meals, snacks and drinks may be available at selected times only

Your Time

Your Ship
On board your cruise, everything is planned to entertain you. Every evening, a variety of activities will take place, such as a gala with Ice Parade, quizzes or themed evenings.

Your Journey

Flights: The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.

Transfers: It may be possible to add private or shared transfers at the next stage of the booking process. 

Weather

Jan
min : -1°C max : 5°C
Feb
min : -1°C max : 6°C
Mar
min : 1°C max : 10°C
Apr
min : 4°C max : 14°C
May
min : 8°C max : 19°C
Jun
min : 11°C max : 21°C
Jul
min : 12°C max : 23°C
Aug
min : 12°C max : 23°C
Sep
min : 10°C max : 20°C
Oct
min : 6°C max : 15°C
Nov
min : 2°C max : 9°C
Dec
min : 0°C max : 6°C

Travel Advice

For the latest travel advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office including security and local laws, plus passport, health and visa information click here.

Please note that the advice can change and consumers should continue to check it until they travel.

It is essential that all customers purchase adequate travel insurance for all countries they are travelling to or through.

In More Detail

Please Note: This offer is Non-Refundable. 

On DCS Alemannia

Please find practical information about the cruise and your trip:

This boat is not accessible to people with reduced mobility. 
The number of rooms at this property: 92
Check-in time: 5 pm
Check-out time: before 12 pm

Please Note: 
Check-in outside the hotel's standard times may incur additional fees. Check out times are subject to change, please check these with the hotel upon arrival.
Schedules and prices are subject to change. 
If the property is accessible to people with reduced mobility, this is subject to availability. To book a room for reduced mobility, please contact our Customer Services Team. 

What's Included?

  • Cabin accommodation
  • Entertainment on board
  • Full board (excluding drinks, dinner from the 1st day to the breakfast of the last day)
  • Afternoon tea / coffee / cake alternating with a midnight snack
  • 1 welcome dinner
  • Gala evening with Ice Parade
  • Port taxes

Not Included

  • Drinks and alcoholic beverages
  • Optional tours and excursions

Room Facilities

  • Bathroom
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Television
  • Safe
  • Hair dryer
  • Mini bar

Restaurants

  • Restaurant
  • Piano bar

Your Contract

If you book a package which includes flights, your contract will be with Voyage Privé. The air holiday package(s) shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 10170.

If you book a package which does not include flights, then ATOL protection does not apply. Your contract will be with the provider of the accommodation and not Voyage Privé. Voyage Privé acts only as agent for the accommodation provider. 

Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

Important Information

For further information on passport & visa requirements click here

Please note that the location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ

Your contact details may be passed on to the hotel so that they can make contact with you to discuss your booking in advance of your arrival.

Please note: you may be asked to provide a credit/debit card deposit on arrival to cover any purchases made in the hotel / on the ship.

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel

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