Central European Experience – Westbound 2019
10 days Prague to Remich
Starting at $3,219
Destinations & Sightseeing
Itinerary and Meals
This Central European river cruise will take you from the gothic skyline of Prague to Remich on the Main, Rhine, and Moselle Rivers.It begins with two overnights in Prague, one of Europe’s most magical cities. You’ll see Prague’s best-known treasures like St. Vitus Cathedral, a gothic masterpiece that dominates the skyline.Your river cruise will get underway as you sail through the Main Danube Canal with stops in some of Germany’s most intriguing cities. Also sail through the dramatic Rhine Gorge, considered the most beautiful stretch of the Rhine River. See ancient castles standing majestically on cliffs 400 feet above the water. In the heart of the Moselle region, the wine village of Bernkastel, surrounded by Germany’s largest expanse of vineyards, will fascinate you with its narrow streets and half-timbered houses which have been standing since the Middle Ages. Before you leave, we’ll introduce you to some of the famed wines of the area. Along the enchanting Moselle River, make your way to the ancient city of Trier, Germany—believed to be even older than Rome. Many remnants of ancient Rome can still be found, such as imperial baths and the Roman Bridge, with stone pilings dating from 144-152 AD.Your European river cruise through Central Europe comes to a close in the Luxembourg city of Remich. You’ll take many beautiful memories with you to recall this fantastic trip on the Main, Rhine, and Moselle Rivers.
Destination & Sightseeing
|Day 1 Prague:||welcome to Czech Republic|
|Day 2 Prague:||guided sightseeing, see the Astronomical Clock and visit Hradčany Castle grounds|
|Day 3 Prague–Nuremberg (Embarkation):||travel by motorcoach to Nuremberg, guided tour; onboard welcome reception|
|Day 4 Bamberg:||guided sightseeing, see the Old Town Hall|
|Day 5 Würzburg:||guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz|
|Day 6 Main River Village:||guided walk|
|Day 7 Rüdesheim–Rhine Gorge:||visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; special treat; cruise through the Rhine Gorge|
|Day 8 Bernkastel:||guided walk; wine tasting|
|Day 9 Trier:||choice of guided city sightseeing or “Roman Trier” sightseeing in Trier, see the Porta Nigra|
|Day 10 Remich (Disembarkation):||your vacation ends this morning|
- In the event of water level problems or any problems of a technical nature, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or to alter the program.
- Included visits and special features are subject to change. If a change is necessary, a substitute will be offered.
- Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.
Hotel as shown or similar
Parizska 30 Prague Czech Republic
Contemporary 9-story Hotel situated in old Jewish Quarter, across the road from the Vltava River.
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12 Boulevard Royal Luxembourg Luxembourg
A centrally located 170-room property offering fresh dining options in the brasserie style restaurant where traditional dishes can be enjoyed on the flowery outdoor terrace during the summer months, innovative French cuisine is served in the gourmet restaurant and there is also a contemporary piano bar with cigar lounge. Leisure facilities include a fitness centre, sauna and an indoor swimming pool and Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout.