Welcome to Amsterdam
Toast the marvellous journey ahead of you at this evening’s welcome reception. (Please book flights to arrive no later than 5pm).
Freechoice: Be seduced by beautiful World Heritage-listed Bruges or take a guided stroll through Antwerp, the diamond capital of the world.
Freechoice: Marvel at the modern wonder that is Holland’s Delta Works, and then visit the historic Storm Surge Barrier. Alternatively, discover charming Veere, either through a walking tour or a guided bike ride that will also take in the surrounding dykes. Freechoice Dining: Tonight savour delicious Dutch delicacies at your choice of three superb dining locations, each presenting fine cuisine originating from villages in this region of the Netherlands
Freechoice: Take a guided city tour of Nijmegen, or learn more about the Battle of Arnhem at the Arnhem Airborne museum. Alternatively, enjoy a guided cycling tour through the city.
Explore Holland’s oldest fortified city, Maastricht and discover its magnificent buildings and historic cobblestone town centre.
Freechoice: Home to the largest inland harbour in the world, the city of Duisburg is just waiting to surprise and delight you. Alternatively, try something a little different with a visit to the Zollverein industrial site.
You’ll be enchanted by the history and beauty of Koblenz, which straddles two of Europe’s most beautiful waterwaysSundowners: Board a cable car in Koblenz for a scenic journey over the Rhine River to the impressive Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. It’ll be a moment to remember, and a great opportunity to mingle with newfound friends against yet another spectacular backdrop, while toasting the day’s end.
A medieval gem resting on the banks of the Moselle River, Cochem will make you feel as if you’re stepping into a fairy tale. Explore this charming city on a tour that culminates in a visit to the iconic Reichsburg Castle.
Moselle Valley Cruising
Admire the beautiful Moselle Valley from the comfort of your Scenic Space-Ship as you relax on board during a full day of cruising. If you’re feeling energetic, take a guided bike ride to the pretty village of Bernkastel, where you can re-join the cruise.
Freechoice: Travel to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and tour this exquisite city. Alternatively, take a guided walk through Trier, or get acquainted with beautiful Bernkastel.
Rhine Gorge - Rüdesheim
Succumb to charming Rüdesheim, where you’ll board the ‘Winzerexpress’ mini-train for a guided visit of Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum. Afterwards, enjoy a cable car ride to the Niederwald Monument.
Explore the historic university town of Heidelberg
, with its fine Renaissance Castle, or experience the thrill of the Hockenheim Formula 1 track, with a museum visit and an insider tour of the circuit. Enrich:
Enjoy a private tour of the Palace of Rastatt, a Baroque masterpiece and one of the most magnificent historic venues in the region, before enjoying an exclusive classical concert in its resplendent hall. It’ll be an enormously enriching evening of pomp and grandeur.
Freechoice: Visit Strasbourg and discover La Petite France, or journey to Mittelbergheim in the Alsace and sample some of the best wines the region has to offer. Alternatively, visit a local market with your on board chef.
Freechoice: Discover the mystical Black Forest during a hike and cable car ride, or enjoy a visit to the French town of Colmar. Alternatively, take a guided bike ride from Breisach to Colmar.
Basel - Montreux
Disembark and transfer to Vevey, the place where milk chocolate was created, and home to Charlie Chaplin once he’d fled the United States. This afternoon you’ll get the chance to luxuriate at your glamorous waterfront hotel, located on the shores of picturesque Lake Geneva, where you’ll be enjoying a two night stay.
Enjoy a leisurely morning in Montreux, one of Switzerland’s most striking locations, before you cruise to Chillon Castle, across the beautiful waters of Lake Geneva. Not only will you be taken back by the sheer beauty of the setting, you’ll love the included tour.
Gstaad - Lucerne
Ascend the Swiss Alps to the breathtaking village of Gstaad, where you’ll enjoy your highlight lunch with unforgettable vistas. View the peaks of Mount Pilatus and Rigi, and then enjoy an orientation tour of Lucerne
, followed by an overnight stay at one of our majestic hotels.
Lucerne - Zurich
Repeatedly named the city with the world’s highest quality of life, Zurich is Switzerland’s largest city and home to a host of treasures. Take a walking tour and discover them for yourself, then relax and enjoy the amenities at your luxury hotel.
After breakfast you’ll be transferred to Zurich Airport for your onward or homebound flight with memories of a truly unforgettable trip.