- Viking River Cruises
7 Night Rhine Getaway – USD
River Cruise USD
Basel to Amsterdam
April 26, 2019
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Cruise from the Alps to Amsterdam. Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites in Strasbourg, Speyer, Cologne, and Kinderdijk. Count castles and vineyards in the scenic Rhine Gorge. This is an excellent way to introduce yourself to Europe.
What we are Including
- 7-night Rhine River cruise
- $399 roundtrip airfare (selected gateways)
- A complimentary excursion in every port
- Culture Curriculum ® Program
- Wi-Fi, beverages with onboard meals, transfers & taxes
- PLUS a CruisePlus Exclusive $150 per person onboard credit
Basel to Amsterdam
Day 1 - Basel, SwitzerlandLocated along the Rhine River, Basel sits at the point where French, German and Swiss borders meet, marking the gateway to the Swiss Rhineland.
Day 2 - Breisach, GermanyBreisach is located in one of the warmest parts of Germany, next to Alsace, which is famous for its wine-growing.
Day 3 - Strasbourg, FranceThanks to its location at the border of France and Germany, Strasbourg boasts a convivial mix of cultural influences.
Day 4 - Heidelberg, GermanyGermany's oldest university town, Heidelberg and its castle are situated in the Neckar Valley just east of the Rhine.
Day 5 - Koblenz, GermanyOn a breathtaking stretch of the Rhine that leads from medieval Koblenz to Braubach to Rudesheim, the 11th-century Marksburg Castle towers over the river.
Day 6 - Cologne, GermanyAn intriguing mix of old and new, Cologne reveals its Roman heritage in the city layout and ancient ruins that lie scattered through the town.
Day 7 - Kinderdijk, The NetherlandsThe South Holland village community of Kinderdijk includes a set of 19 windmills and other ingenious technologies built in the 18th century to control flooding.
Day 8 - Amsterdam, The NetherlandsCapital of The Netherlands, Amsterdam is renowned for its museums, colorful gardens, abundance of bicycles and endless lattice of canals
Viking River and Ocean Cruises
The Most Awarded Cruise Line in the WorldRarely do you find a single cruise line that offers its clients exceptional service, thrilling itineraries and unprecedented travel excellence for both river and ocean cruising. This ability to provide both is what sets Viking apart from the other cruise lines and is just one of the many reasons that travelers who have had the pleasure of cruising aboard one of Viking’s incredible ships remain loyal to this privately-owned cruise line.
There’s plenty more to discover with Viking River and Viking Ocean Cruises. Become better acquainted with the Viking experience and find out why Viking should be on your list of adventure traveling providers!
You can count on an exceptional cruising experience from Viking.
Whether you decide on a Viking River adventure exploring the cities and towns that line the waterways of Europe, Asian and Africa, or want to explore more of the world with oceanside ports around the globe with Viking Ocean Cruises.
- Intimate scale cruises, stunning ports and state-of-the-art ships
- Up close and in-depth exploration of destinations
- Spacious staterooms and deluxe amenities
- Elevated dining experiences focused on local cuisine and produce
- Inclusive value including all onboard meals and beverages, shore excursions and more