Trip Overview

from $4,999 per person with air

Inclusions

  • Air From Most Major U.S. Gateways*
  • Professional Tour & Cruise Manager
  • 2 Nights Lodging on Land
  • 7 Nights Aboard MS Amadeus Silver II
  • 23 Meals: 9 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches, & 8 Dinners
  • Port Charges, Taxes, & Fees
  • Admission to All Included Activities/ Attractions in Itinerary

Highlights

  • Amadeus Silver II River Cruise
  • Amsterdam City Tour w/Canal Cruise
  • North Holland
  • Cologne Tour
  • Koblenz Tour
  • Excursion to Heidelberg
  • Strasbourg Tour
  • Visit to Mt. Pilatus
  • Lucerne, Switzerland

Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Overnight Flight to Amsterdam

    Depart the United States for the start of an incredible journey along the beautiful Rhine River. An overnight flight will bring us to the vibrant city of Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands.

    Meals: In Flight
    Overnight: Flight

  • Day 2

    Amsterdam, the Netherlands

    After clearing customs in Amsterdam, we’ll board a deluxe motorcoach and begin our exploration of the city.  Later, we’ll transfer to our home for 7 nights, the elegant Amadeus Silver II. Gather with your fellow travelers for a cocktail welcome party or rest up after your long journey overseas.

    Meals: Dinner
    Overnight: Amadeus Silver II

  • Day 3

    Amsterdam Canal Tour/ North Holland

    A city tour of Amsterdam and a narrated canal trip will have us taking in the history and unique nature of a city that is always on the move.  Our tour will include a trip to Hoorn in North Holland. Here, we will re-board the Silver II for some afternoon cruising along the waters of the Ijsselmeer.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Amadeus Silver II

  • Day 4

    Rhine Cruising/ Cologne, Germany

    Enjoy a day of cruising as we travel along the Rhine River. This afternoon, we’ll enjoy a walking tour of Cologne, Germany’s 4th largest city and a cultural hub. Learn about its 2,000-year history and visit the Cologne Cathedral, a symbol of the city.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Amadeus Silver II

  • Day 5

    Moselle River/ Cochem, Germany

    Take in a scenic cruise today along the Moselle River and into German wine country. Discover the old town of Cochem, Germany, located in the most romantic part of the Moselle Valley and nestled between the river and ascending vineyards. Cochem boasts narrow streets, twisting alleys, and medieval town gates, churches and walls. Looking up, you’ll find the 19th-century Reichsburg Castle atop the town’s hill.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Amadeus Silver II

  • Day 6

    Koblenz/ Rudesheim

    The Rhine and Moselle rivers come together in Koblenz, originally established as a Roman military post around 8 BC.  A walking tour will take you through the picturesque town that combines an abundance of culture and history with trade representative of a modern economy. Next, journey up the renown Rhine Gorge to Rudesheim where you can enjoy some leisure time this evening exploring this famous wine village.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Amadeus Silver II

  • Day 7

    Mannheim/Heidelberg/Speyer

    Our deluxe river ship will port in Mannheim and we’ll board a coach for a trip to Heidelberg, known for Heidelberg University founded in the 14th century. See the red-sandstone ruins of Heidelberg Castle and perhaps buy a Cuckoo Clock from one of the woodcarver shops. Next, cruise to the ancient walled city of Speyer to take in its many churches and its colossal cathedral. A Captain’s  Gala dinner tonight will bring an incredible day of discovery to a close.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Amadeus Silver II

  • Day 8

    Strasbourg, France

    Strasbourg, France, will delight you today as our city tour explores this town rich in both German and French influences.  Medieval buildings, cobblestone streets, juxtaposed with modern manufacturing and engineering create the makeup of this large capital city. There will be no shortage of sightseeing or learning during our time in Strasbourg.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Amadeus Silver II

  • Day 9

    Basel/ Lucerne

    This morning enjoy breakfast and our final time on board the Silver II. After disembarking in Basel, we’ll have a look at the town before continuing south to the stunning town of Lucerne. We’ll enjoy a city tour and learn about Lucerne’s history while admiring the surrounding Swiss Alps. This evening is at your leisure to relax and enjoy this picturesque city.

    Meals: Breakfast
    Overnight: Continental Park Hotel - Lucerne

  • Day 10

    Lucerne/ Mt. Pilatus

    Today we will journey to Mt. Pilatus, a mountain massif overlooking Lucerne.  Our visit will provide the opportunity to venture to the top and enjoy beautiful views of the surrounding landscape. After a free afternoon, we will join for a final dinner.

    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
    Overnight: Continental Park Hotel - Lucerne

  • Day 11

    Travel Home

    This morning we will travel to the Zurich airport where our return flight awaits. We’ll fly home with memories of unforgettable sites and experiences.

    Meals: Breakfast

Accommodations

Dates & Prices

A Landmark Tour is very inclusive.
Please reference the “Overview” section for a list of inclusions.
*Tour cost includes airfare from all major U.S. gateway airports.
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*all pricing shown is per person

May 23, 2019 — June 2, 2019

Haydn Stateroom Cost Per Person

Double

Single

Tour With Air

$4,999
$7,098

Tour Without Air

$3,999
$6,098

May 23, 2019 — June 2, 2019

Mozart Stateroom Cost Per Person

Double

Single

Tour With Air

$5,999
Unavailable

Tour Without Air

$4,999
Unavailable