12 Days
Charm of Rhine River Cruising

Rhine River cruise offers a unique opportunity to experience the best of Europe's natural beauty and cultural heritage. The river is known for its stunning scenery and rich history, making it the perfect destination for travelers seeking an immersive and unforgettable experience. Switzerland, with its high standards of living, is a top destination along the route, and Lucerne, with its breathtaking location on the edge of Lake Lucerne and surrounded by snowcapped mountains, is a must-visit destination in Switzerland. By combining these destinations in one trip, you can get a complete and diverse experience of Europe's most beautiful and historic places.

About This Trip
This trip requires a fair amount of daily walking. The pace is Moderate/Easy. Each shore excursion will require some walking. It is recommended to wear comfortable walking shoes.

MS Crucevita is a 5 star standard ship with elegant lines, yacht style. It refurbished in 2019, offering a unique and personalized cruising experience. With a Max capacity of only 110 guests, the ship provides a comfortable and cozy atmosphere, making it a great choice for travelers looking for a more intimate and exclusive cruise experience. The smaller ship size allows for easy navigation on the Rhine River, even during periods of low water levels.

Was $7229
-35% OFF
Trip Code TP12RR
10 Nights
23 Meals
Escorted Tour
4 Star
Small Group (26)
Coach, Cruise
Shore excurions

Tour Highlights

Rhine Gorge
Sailing on famous Rhine Gorge (UNESCO Heritage)
Cologne Cathedral
Visiting 2000-year-old Cologne
Heidelberg Castle
Renaissance architecture: Heidelberg Castle
“Little France” - Strasbourg
Walking tour of the lovely “Little France” - Strasbourg
Freiburg – dark forest
Lucerne, a city sites amid snow-capped mountains on Lake Lucerne
  • Day 1: North America - Amsterdam
  • Day 2: Amsterdam

    Transfer to port after arrival. Embarkation starts at 2 PM. you can enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

    For early or late arrival guests, we will help you to request early embarkation or boxed dinner.

    Meals: Dinner

  • Day 3: Amsterdam
  • Day 4: Arnhem
  • Day 5: Cologne
  • Day 6: Koblenz-Rudesheim
  • Day 7: Mannheim-Heidelberg
  • Day 8: Strasbourg
  • Day 9: Mainz - Freiburg (Sep 8 Group)
  • Day 10: Freiburg - Lucerne
  • Day 11: Lucerne
  • Day 12: Lucerne-North America

Featured Hotel

MS Crucevita 5*
Elegant and luxury boutique cruise vessel with stylish decor and comfortable surroundings that make you feel at home. MPS Crucevita has been styled after a grand yacht ensuring you have an extraordinary river cruise experience onboard. The motor vessel is a flagship and favourite with the customers!
* In case the advertised hotels are not available they will be replaced by alternative hotels with the same quality.

Optional Tours

Day 6
Koblenz Walking Tour
EURO 55/per perspon USD half day
Enjoy Koblenz in the heart of the picturesque region of Rhine and Moselle. Dive into the over 2000 year-old history of this former Roman settlement, one of the oldest cities in Germany. We will take you so view the Deutsches Eck (German corner) from which the city’s Latin name "confluentes – at the merging of the rivers" is derived. Come with us to get familiar with the German/French past of Koblenz and explore the romantic little streets between Basilica St. Kastor and the Schängel Fountain at the town hal
Day 11
Half-Day Trip to Mt. Pilatus
EURO 160/per perspon CAD
Half-day trip to Mt Pilatus. (EURO160pp, min group size 10 people) This is a 4-hour roundtrip journey includes a 30-minute panoramic gondola ride from Kriens to Fräkmüntegg, and an ascent by aerial cableway to the peak of Mt. Pilatus.


Price Include

• International Airfare from Toronto in economy class

• Aiport taxes

• Accommodation in the selected cabin of 8 Days 7 Nights 5 Star Deluxe Cruise Amsterdam - Mainz/Basel

• Freiburg + Lucerne post-cruise 3 nights tour with sightseeing tours

• 23 Meals: 10 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners. Three meals per day on cruise (from dinner on arrival day to breakfast on departure day);

Daily Early-riser breakfast; Table water during meals, Afternoon high-tea: tea, coffee, and cakes or late-night snack; 24-hour coffee station on board

• Welcome and farewell captain’s cocktails (including 1 drink per person); Welcome and farewell captain’s dinner with the special menu;

• 5 excursion programs detailed in the itinerary (Optional tours are available on board)

• Luggage service pier - ship - pier

• Live music in the bar every night

• Arrival and departure transfers

• Info-channel included

Price Does Not Include

• Port tax EUR$62

• Personal spending

• Insurance

 Prepaid Gratuities: EUR185 including basic tips on board, shore excursion guide, driver etc.)

• Minibar

• Bottled water, soft and alcoholic drinks during lunch and dinner

• Wi-fi: Limited Wifi is available on board, notably in the bar/lounge/reception area. Internet log-in passwords  

can be purchased at the reception, including instructions on how to connect.

• Add on airfare from other cities: Calgary, Edmonton, Victoria from $300; Saskatoon, Regina, Winnipeg, Halifax, St.John from $400;

Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec city from $300.

Payment plan

• A CAD$600/person non-refundable deposit at time of booking
• A CAD$1,600/person air-ticket fee at 6 months prior to the departure
• Balance due 3 months prior to the departure

Date & Price

Departure Dates Return Date Standard Main Deck Deluxe Middle Deck
2023/05/05 2023/05/16 Sold Out Sold Out
2023/08/25 2023/09/05 CAD$5099 CAD$5899
2023/09/08 2023/09/19 CAD$4999 Sold Out
2023/09/22 2023/10/03 CAD$4999 CAD$5799
Single Supplements +CAD$2599
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