Treasures of the Rhine : Basel to Amsterdam

Vivid vistas, wine & Rhine culture

Discover the enchanting landscapes and rich cultures of the Middle Rhine, a UNESCO Site boasting turreted fortresses, grand cathedrals, medieval towns and stunning scenery. Admire terraced vineyards dating back to the Romans and taste the region's renowned red and white wines. Savor the culinary traditions of Alsace and explore Amsterdam, Basel and Cologne. The winter season is an ideal time to visit, with fewer travelers and easier access to landmarks.

Viking Inclusive Value

More features, services and excursions included

  • One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
  • 24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Port taxes & fees
  • Ground transfers with Viking Air purchase
  • Visits to UNESCO Sites
  • Enrichment lectures & Destination Performances

    Your Stateroom Includes:

  • River-view stateroom
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Queen-size Viking Explorer Bed (optional twin-bed configuration) with luxury linens & pillows
  • Private bathroom with shower, heated floor & anti-fog mirror
  • Premium Freyja toiletries
  • Plush robes & slippers (upon request)
  • 40" or 42" flat-screen Sony TV with infotainment system featuring Movies On Demand, plus CNBC, CNN, FOX & more
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator
  • Individual climate control
  • *All amenities on board Viking Longships; amenities vary on other ships.

    Day by Day

    Day 1 - Basel, Switzerland


    Discover the gateway to the Swiss Rhineland, where French, German and Swiss borders meet.

    Day 2 - Basel, Switzerland


    Explore one of the many world-class museums in this historic cultural capital of Switzerland.

    Day 3 - Breisach, Germany


    Explore Germany's fabled Black Forest region and admire verdant hills amid stunning scenery.

    Day 4 - Strasbourg, France


    Encounter this multicultural city and its famed Strasbourg Cathedral; sample Alsatian food.

    Day 5 - Heidelberg, Germany


    Walk through Old Town, see the university and visit the imposing Heidelberg Castle ruin.

    Day 6 - Mainz, Germany


    Explore this time-honored city, from its Mainz Cathedral to the Gutenberg Museum of printing.

    Day 7 - Cologne, Germany


    Stroll through Cologne's Old Town and see the city's famed Gothic cathedral, a UNESCO Site.

    Day 8 - Nijmegen, The Netherlands


    Learn about this city's 2,000-year history, visit the Grote Markt and see a weighhouse.

    Day 9 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands


    Take a journey along Amsterdam's network of canals or browse one of the city's museums.

    Day 10 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands


    Sample Dutch treats, such as bitterballen or poffertjes, a local favorite.

  • Call (916) 716-6365 for more information or to book today! Mention code 18035742

    Cruise Line
    Viking River Cruises
    Offer
    Offer valid through 6/30/2024
    Duration
    10 Days
    Cruise Ship
    Viking Gersemi

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    DayPortArriveDepart
    Day 1Basel  
    Day 2Basel  
    Day 3Breisach  
    Day 4Strasbourg  
    Day 5Heidelberg  
    Day 6Mainz  
    Day 7Cologne  
    Day 8Nijmegen  
    Day 9Amsterdam  
    Day 10Amsterdam  
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    • Treasures of the Rhine : Basel to Amsterdam

      Destination: Europe
      Ship: Viking Gersemi
      Vivid vistas, wine & Rhine cultureDiscover the enchanting landscapes and rich cultures of the Middle Rhine, a UNESCO Site boasting tu...

     
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