The Romantic Rhine: Basel to Amsterdam
8 Day River Cruise
Discover the heritage and beauty of the River Rhine on our 7-night Basel – Amsterdam river cruise aboard one of Tauck’s intimate riverboats. Visit the Netherlands, Germany, France and Switzerland, exploring regional delights in the historic cities, towns and countryside linked by the Rhine. Set your own pace with choices along the way: castle visits, bicycling, mountain heights, a spa resort and more.
Countries: France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland
River cruise starting at $6,350* CAD per person, based on double occupancy
8 Days – Basel to Amsterdam (reverse itinerary available)
- Private family-style farm-to-table dinner in the country at the Ecolut-Center, dedicated to forest sustainability
- All gratuities to ship staff, drivers, local guides, Tauck Directors and Tauck Cruise Director
- All private Tauck shore excursions and distinctive inclusions – CAD $2,130 Value
- Choices of bicycle excursions in Strasbourg & Koblenz
- Scenic sailing through the historic castles & winelands of the Upper Middle Rhine Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Sightseeing in Koblenz or bicycling along the Rhine River through forest and winelands
- Visit to the Alsatian cultural capital of Strasbourg
- In the Black Forest spa town of Baden-Baden, a walking tour or a world-class spa visit
- Climbing to Mt. Pilatus on the world’s steepest cogwheel train or a wine tasting in the Alsatian hills
- Visits to Speyer’s Cathedral & Technik Museum or Heidelberg’s famed hillside castle
- Explorations in Köln (Cologne) & Basel – contemporary cities rich with Rhine history & art
- Unlimited complimentary beverages aboard ship include regional wine, beer and premium spirits in addition to specialty coffee, water and soft drinks
- Airport transfers arrival and departure as noted
- 20 meals; service charges, taxes, porterage, and applicable fuel surcharges
An adventure designed specifically for you
Let us work with you to tailor a journey based on your travel style and interests. We can use the existing itinerary above as a foundation, or build one from scratch to create your ideal vacation. Connect with us to start the conversation.
*Prices are per person, based on double occupancy and subject to change and availability.