The Majestic Rhine

Emerald Waterways reviews clearly demonstrate Emerald Waterways guests prefer sailings of 8 to 17 days. Two of the most popular guest choices are the Rhine river cruise and the Danube river cruise. So many guests of Emerald cruises enjoy the breath of destinations around the World. Of course complimentary wine and beer are chosen for each lunch and dinner. All soft drink beverages are included. Once again Emerald Waterways has won the Cruise Critic Editors pick for the best value river cruise for 2019. Pavlus Travel discounts every Emerald sailing through-out the World.
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The Majestic Rhine



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Dates & Pricing

Sunday 23 Jun 24 — Sunday 30 Jun 24Starting at $12,890Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 23 Jun 24 — Sunday 30 Jun 24Starting at $12,890Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 30 Jun 24 — Sunday 07 Jul 24Starting at $9,890Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 30 Jun 24 — Sunday 07 Jul 24Starting at $9,890Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 07 Jul 24 — Sunday 14 Jul 24Starting at $12,490Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 07 Jul 24 — Sunday 14 Jul 24Starting at $12,490Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 14 Jul 24 — Sunday 21 Jul 24Starting at $12,490Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 14 Jul 24 — Sunday 21 Jul 24Starting at $12,490Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Tuesday 15 Apr 25 — Tuesday 22 Apr 25Starting at $7,590Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Tuesday 15 Apr 25 — Tuesday 22 Apr 25Starting at $7,590Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Tuesday 22 Apr 25 — Tuesday 29 Apr 25Starting at $7,590Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Tuesday 22 Apr 25 — Tuesday 29 Apr 25Starting at $7,590Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Tuesday 29 Apr 25 — Tuesday 06 May 25Starting at $7,590Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Tuesday 29 Apr 25 — Tuesday 06 May 25Starting at $7,590Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Tuesday 06 May 25 — Tuesday 13 May 25Starting at $8,590Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Tuesday 06 May 25 — Tuesday 13 May 25Starting at $8,590Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 31 Aug 25 — Sunday 07 Sep 25Starting at $8,190Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 31 Aug 25 — Sunday 07 Sep 25Starting at $8,190Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 07 Sep 25 — Sunday 14 Sep 25Starting at $8,590Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Sunday 07 Sep 25 — Sunday 14 Sep 25Starting at $8,590Check Mark Icon SPECIALGet a Quote
Check Mark Icon Disclaimer: Prices listed are per person, based on double occupancy, and in USD. All promotions are valid for new bookings only, capacity controlled and valid on select dates and departures. Individual Terms and Conditions will apply to all promotions. Any promotion can be withdrawn at any time without notice. Please speak with your Pavlus Travel Planner for complete vendor terms and conditions, including eligible tour and cruise dates.


ITINERARY

Zurich - Basel
Welcome to Zurich. Here, you’re greeted by an Emerald Cruises representative and transferred to your contemporary Star-Ship in Basel. This evening, join your fellow guests for dinner on board.  Please book your flight to arrive into Zurich prior to 01:00 PM.

Breisach - Colmar
Your journey through the heart of Europe will commence with a tour of Colmar. A magical place, Colmar resembles the imagery found within a beloved fairy tale. Your included tour of the town will enable you to traverse its cobblestone lanes, passing medieval half-timbered façades and window boxes full of brightly coloured flowers. If you’re feeling more active, you may instead wish to embark on a guided bike tour from Breisach to Colmar.  Included Excursion Guided tour of Colmar EmeraldACTIVE Guided bike tour to Colmar DiscoverMORE Guided tour of Freiburg with market tasting (extra expense)

Kehl - Strasbourg
This morning, your Star-Ship will dock in Kehl, where you will be transferred across the river to Strasbourg, a city perfectly encapsulating the region’s medieval charm. Strasbourg is a city best explored via its quaint waterways. You’ll explore the historic architecture on a canal tour through the UNESCO World Heritage-listed city centre.  Relax on board as you pass through the idyllic surrounds of Petite France and conclude in the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Neustadt imperial quarter, where many of Strasbourg’s noteworthy buildings are based. This afternoon, enjoy free time to explore at leisure.  EmeraldPLUS Canal boat tour in Strasbourg

Rastatt – Baden-Baden
This morning, you’re transferred from your Star-Ship docked in Rastatt to the charming spa town of Baden-Baden, known for its peaceful surroundings and the celebrities who have visited it over the last century.   If you’re feeling active, then you may choose to embark on a hike to Altes Schloss, where your local guide will show you the castle ruins, including the dungeons and winding staircases. The panoramic views of the surrounding Black Forest region are certain to make this a truly unforgettable experience.   Alternatively, you may wish to enjoy a guided walking tour of Baden-Baden, witnessing the luxurious façades of the independent boutiques and the well-manicured gardens, before joining a unique backstage tour of the Baden Baden Opera Theater.   Included Excursion Guided walking tour of Baden-Baden EmeraldPLUS Backstage Opera Theater Tour EmeraldACTIVE Guided hike to Altes Schloss

Ludwigshafen - Heidelberg
Strolling down Heidelberg’s cobblestone streets, you may find yourself as entranced as the German Romanticist thinkers before you. Heidelberg is a living representation of the legend-steeped cityscapes depicted by the romanticists, its peaceful surroundings beckoning exploration.  Today, youll explore Heidelberg Castle or opt to hike from Mount Königstuhl to Heidelberg for awe-inspiring panoramas.  Included Excursion Guided tour of Heidelberg  EmeraldACTIVE Hike from Mount Königstuhl to Heidelberg

Koblenz
Koblenz is an ancient city often considered to be the gateway to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Rhine Gorge. The Romans originally built a city here as a stronghold, but the area is now known for its idyllic beauty, and peaceful parks full of colourful flowers. Today, you will be able to relax during a guided tour of the city, including a cable car ride across the confluence of the Rhine and Moselle rivers to Ehrenbreitstein Fortress.  Included Excursion Walking tour of Koblenz and a visit to Ehrenbreitstein Fortress EmeraldACTIVE Bike tour in Koblenz DiscoverMORE Moselle Valley & Cochem Castle visit (extra expense)

Rüdesheim
This afternoon, you’ll arrive in Rüdesheim, a captivating city known for its authentic atmosphere and traditional appeal. Here, in the home of cuckoo clocks, oompah bands, and Bavarian beer, the Rhinelands charm is found around every corner.  Your included tour will be a visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Cabinet Museum, a half-timbered tower with vaulted ceilings and painted frescoes that houses one of the best collections of music boxes in the world. You will also get the opportunity to ride on the charming minitrain and taste famous Rüdesheimer coffee, made with one of the most famous brandies in Germany.  Included Excursion Visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Cabinet Museum

Mainz – Frankfurt 
After breakfast, it is time to say farewell to your fellow guests and disembark for your transfer to the airport, taking memories of Petite France and fairy tale-like settings with you.  Please book your flight to depart out of Frankfurt after 12:00 PM. This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.

Check Mark Disclaimer: Prices listed are per person, based on double occupancy, and in USD. All promotions are valid for new bookings only, capacity controlled and valid on select dates and departures. Individual Terms and Conditions will apply to all promotions. Any promotion can be withdrawn at any time without notice. Please speak with your Pavlus Travel Planner for complete vendor terms and conditions, including eligible tour and cruise dates.