Cruising the Rhine and Moselle aboard MV Prinses Christina

  • 7 Day Tour
  • 6 to 10 Sights Visited

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then to Cologne to join our cruise ship for a five-night cruise.

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.

  • Included meals: Light Supper

Day 2 - Cologne to Andernach

We begin our cruise upstream to the quintessential Rhine town of Andernach. Spend time exploring the old town or simply relax by the river.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Andernach

Day 3 - Andernach to Winningen

Today, we cruise upstream towards the city of Koblenz, where we join the Moselle River – a more tranquil river valley in contrast to the vibrant Rhine. Later, we arrive in Cochem, the ‘pearl of the Moselle’, a picturesque town with narrow streets and twisting alleys and restored half-timbered houses with slate roofs, overlooked by the magnificent Reichsburg Castle. Please note 2017 itineraries will moor overnight in Winningen on the Moselle and will include an excursion by coach to Cochem.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Cochem

Koblenz

Day 4 - Winningen to Rudesheim

A day of fabulous scenery as we cruise to Koblenz, at the confluence of the Rhine and Moselle rivers. Continue through the Rhine Gorge, passing hill-top castles, picturesque towns and vine-clad slopes. We also see the legendary Loreley Rock before arriving in the ever-popular town of Rudesheim, where we berth for the night. After dinner, why not join our optional sightseeing tour by little road train, plus a visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Museum?

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Rudesheim

Koblenz

Day 5 - Rudesheim to Cologne

We cruise downstream past Koblenz, Bonn and the town of Konigswinter, arriving in Cologne, where we enjoy an evening farewell dinner and party aboard.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Cologne

Koblenz

Bonn

Konigswinter

Day 6 - Valkenburg

Disembark and head to Valkenburg for a brief visit before continuing to Belgium for an overnight stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Valkenburg

Day 7

Return home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then to Belgium and our overnight hotel.

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 - Valkenburg and Cologne

A brief visit to Valkenburg, then to Cologne to join our cruise ship for a five-night cruise.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Valkenburg

Day 3 - Cologne to Andernach

We begin our cruise upstream to the quintessential Rhine town of Andernach. Spend time exploring the old town or relax by the river.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Cochem

Koblenz

Day 4 - Andernach to Cochem/Winningen

Today, we cruise upstream towards the city of Koblenz, where we join the Moselle River – a more tranquil river valley in contrast to the vibrant Rhine. Later, we arrive in Cochem, the ‘pearl of the Moselle’, a picturesque town with narrow streets and twisting alleys and restored half-timbered houses with slate roofs, overlooked by the magnificent Reichsburg Castle. Please note 2017 itineraries will moor overnight in Winningen on the Moselle and will include an excursion by coach to Cochem.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Rudesheim

Koblenz

Day 5 - Cochem/Winningen to Rüdesheim

A day of fabulous scenery as we cruise to Koblenz, at the confluence of the Rhine and Moselle. Continue through the Rhine Gorge, passing hill-top castles, picturesque towns and vine-clad slopes. We also see the legendary Loreley Rock before arriving in the ever-popular town of Rüdesheim, where we berth for the night. After dinner, why not join our optional sightseeing tour by little road train, including a visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Museum?

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Cologne

Day 6 - Rüdesheim to Cologne

We cruise downstream past Koblenz, Bonn and the town of Konigswinter, arriving in Cologne, where we enjoy an evening farewell dinner and party aboard.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7

Return home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Prices are per person, based on two sharing a main deck standard cabin.

Extras: optional excursions; single supplement £99 (lower deck only); travel insurance from £44.95.

 Cabin Upgrades (per person)TwinSingle 
 Lower Deck CabinN/A £99
 Main Deck Superior Cabin £50 N/A 
 Promenade Deck Cabin£70 N/A 
 Promenade Deck Superior Cabin£90 N/A 

 

 



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.

We accept collapsible wheelchairs and we can also accommodate Electric Scooters however they must be easily dismantled by the customer and each component must weigh less than 20kg and the scooter no more than 60kg in total. The scooter must also have a dry cell battery. Please call before booking so we can make sure the tour suits any extra requirements.