The Picturesque Rhine & Moselle Valleys

  • 7 Day Tour
  • 10 Sights Visited
  • 4 Star Rating

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then to Belgium for an overnight stay.

On coach holidays of 7 days’ duration or more and Single Traveller coach holidays, you don’t even have to think about getting to your local joining point.

If you live within 20 miles of one of our free joining point, we’ll pick you up from your home and take you to meet your transfer coach, then return you back home at the end of your holiday. On European coach holidays of 7 days' or more, the cost of this is just £30 per booking each way (Up to 4 people per booking).

If you live a little further afield, you can also take advantage of this convenient option for an additional charge

Please note: If you would like to take up the Door-to-Door service, you will need to call our reservations team as it is not possible to book this service online.

Day 2 - Cologne

We head to Cologne; its Old Town is a haven with welcoming bars, restaurants and the magnificent Dom, the Gothic cathedral, which dominates this fine city. We continue through the Rhine Gorge to reach Assmannshausen for a five-night stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Cologne Cathedral

Day 3 - Rüdesheim

Included visit to the picturesque riverside ‘wine town’ of Rüdesheim. Explore the lively Drosselgasse, a narrow street with cosy cafés, shops and bars. In the afternoon, join our optional sightseeing drive by little road train, which includes a visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Museum, with its fascinating self-playing musical instruments.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 4 - Cochem & the Moselle Valleys

Today’s optional excursion begins at Koblenz, where the Rhine and Moselle rivers meet, then continues along the gentle Moselle Valley to charming Cochem.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner




Day 5 - Rhine Valley

Full-day included excursion exploring the Rhine Valley, seeing the world-famous Loreley Rock and visiting Boppard, with its splendid Rhine Promenade and St. Goar, home to the world’s largest cuckoo clock shop. The perfect way to view the Rhine is from the water on our optional river cruise through the Rhine Gorge, seeing picturesque villages, terraced vineclad slopes and many ancient castles (Kaub, Cat and Mouse, to name a few).

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



Day 6 - Heidelberg

Optional excursion to the beautiful town of Heidelberg with its Castle, one of the finest examples of Renaissance architecture in Germany and charming Old Town with its maze of little streets.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Heidelberg Castle

Day 7

Return home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Prices are per person, based on two sharing.

Extras: optional excursions; single room supplement £99; travel insurance from £44.95.

FAQ's about our tours

Certain excursions are included in the price of your holiday. If you choose not to go on an included excursion, for whatever reason, no refunds will be made.
Yes, you will receive one with your Travel Documents, which are sent 7-10 days before departure.
We believe that our holidays may not be suitable for children under 8 years old (except for Disneyland Paris bookings) however, we will consider individual requests on application. Customers aged 18 and under at the time of travel must be accompanied by an adult, parent or guardian aged over 18 years old.
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We do have holidays that are suitable for wheelchair users, however the person using the wheelchair will need to be able to get on and off the coach if a coach tour is booked. Our coaches are not suitable for someone who is wheelchair reliant as we can only take folding wheelchairs that are stored in the luggage compartment.

We cannot guarantee that assistance will be available for the disabled person / wheelchair user and such bookings will only be accepted if that person is travelling with an able-bodied person who is fully able to attend to the needs of his/her co-traveller.

Passengers travelling by Eurostar in standard class seats must be able to walk 200 yards (183 metres) unaided. Please note; only collapsible wheelchairs are permitted on board standard class Eurostar coaches, as these must be stored in the luggage storage areas. Any passengers who are wheelchair reliant are required to be allocated in the 'Standard Premier' coaches where wheelchair user spaces are located. As these spaces are limited to 1 per train you must advise us immediately if you require them in order that we can reserve with Eurostar.

Excursions on our tours visit places of interest and public buildings. These may not be able to accommodate people with walking difficulties and wheelchair access may not be available. Excursions which include sightseeing tours may involve walking long distances and sometimes over cobbled or uneven surfaces.

The accommodation we use on our tours may not have ground floor rooms and in some instances lifts will not always be available. Occasionally access to your hotel may involve walking distances from the coach park and some hotels have a flight of steps to the Reception.

It is very important that checks are made with regard to the suitability of a tour for you prior to you make any booking with us.