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Rhine River Cruises

By Viator, November 2013

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Enjoy the lush Rhine Valley from it's best vantage point - the Rhine itself!  Discover the beauty of the KD Rhine Pass, hop on and off as many times as you like from Cologne to Mainz, and on the Moselle between Koblenz and Cochen. See a cool castle? Disembark and explore. Hop off at Bonn to wander its winding lanes and visit Beethoven’s house, then watch the sunset from the Rhine with a nice German pilsner. Dream of castles and fairy tales while enjoying the breathtaking scenery, cruising by paddle steamer on the Nostalgic Route. Narrow lanes, medieval architecture and romantic half-timbered houses combine to make charming Braubach "the town of wine and roses."

As you travel down the Rhine, enjoy near-constant stunning views of the beautiful valleys buttressing the river , as you pass by beautiful riverside towns. One classic Rhine route takes you past the Loreley Rock to the picturesque town of Rüdesheim. The Rüdesheim Wine Festival is held every summer, with the coronation of the Weinkönigin (“Wine Queen”) and her princesses. Visit the Abbey of St. Hildegard of Bingen, Siegfried's Mechanical Music Instruments and the medieval Torture Museum. 

Visit the remains of the Roman Fort of Boppard, and Bad Salzig Spa Park. Victor Hugo described Bacharach (named for Bacchus, the ancient Roman God of wine) as one of the "world's prettiest towns." Marvel at the beautiful hilltop castles and lush green hills as you cruise along the river with the barges.

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From USD $89.73

Heidelberg and Rhine Valley Day Trip from Frankfurt

4 star rating: Recommended 78 Reviews

Location: Frankfurt, Germany
Duration: 11 hours

From USD $179.46

Cologne Rhine River Christmas Dinner Cruise

4.5 star rating: Recommended 11 Reviews

Location: Cologne, Germany
Duration: 3 hours

From USD $78.09
From USD $35.62

Rhine River Christmas Afternoon Cruise from Rüdesheim

Location: Rudesheim, Germany
Duration: 2 hours

From USD $23.85

Düsseldorf Rhine River Christmas Dinner Cruise

Location: Dusseldorf, Germany
Duration: 3 hours

From USD $73.83

Düsseldorf Rhine River Christmas Afternoon Cruise

Location: Dusseldorf, Germany
Duration: 2 hours

From USD $26.12
From USD $27.26

Düsseldorf Panoramic Sightseeing Cruise Including Commentary

2.5 star rating: It was OK, but could have been better 2 Reviews

Location: Dusseldorf, Germany
Duration: 60 minutes

From USD $11.13

KD Rhine Pass from Cologne

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 27 Reviews

Location: Cologne, Germany
Duration: 1 Day

From USD $35.62

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