Prague to Paris River Cruise

2018

Rhine and Main Danube Canal with stay in Paris and Prague

Prague -Germany - Luxemburg - Paris or reverse

Book by 30 Jan 2017 and receive a discount! 2 for 1 specials Rhine cruise#4  

Paris to Prague Rhine and Moselle river cruises

Sail through the lazy Moselle river dotted with wine villages on both shores, continue on the Rhine with its charming vistas, important cities and medieval castles on to the Main river to reach the famed city of Nuremberg. Transfer by land to the golden city of Prague. 

ITINERARY

DAY 1, ARRIVE PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC
Take the balance of the day to relax or explore on your own.

DAY 2, PRAGUE
Your morning's sightseeing tour reveals why Prague is considered one of Europe's most attractive cities, with its historic city center recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will see Wenceslas Square and the Metronome overlooking the Vltava River before arriving at the 1,000-year-old Hradcany Castle for a visit. Afterwards, walk over Charles Bridge to the Old Market Square and see the Church of Tyn and the famous Astronomical Clock. This afternoon, there is an optional tour to Terezin, the infamous Nazi WWII labor camp, now a memorial to those who perished. The evening is free to mix with the locals at Wenceslas Square, shop for souvenirs or enjoy one of the charming cafes or restaurants. (B)

Paris to Prague River cruise map

DAY 3, PRAGUE - NUREMBERG, GERMANY (EMBARKATION)
After breakfast, depart Prague and drive through the pastoral countryside to Nuremberg, the capital of Franconia. Enjoy a panoramic tour of Nuremberg, with its fabulous Gothic churches and elegant impressive walls. See the infamous Zeppelin field used to hold rallies and the Justice Palace where the War Crimes Tribunal sat in 1946 (when available). Late this afternoon embark the ship, where you will meet your fellow passengers at the Gala Welcome Dinner. The ship departs in the late evening. (B,D)

DAY 4, BAMBERG
This morning you will arrive in the medieval town of Bamberg where you will enjoy a walking tour of this picturesque town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. See the cathedral, the Old Town Hall that straddles the river, and explore serpentine streets lined with charming houses. Sample some of Bamberg's famous smoked beer before continuing your cruise, now on the Main River. After departing Bamberg you will cruise to the Main River town of Schweinfurt, and enjoy an evening walk. (B,L,D)

DAY 5, KITZINGEN to WUERZBURG
This morning you will arrive in Kitzingen. On your walking tour, you'll see the famous Leaning Tower, built during the 13th century, the Old Main Bridge, Kitzingen Church and the Renaissance Town Hall. Later, the Aulic Council and Wine Queen will welcome you to Germany's oldest wine cellar. You will taste several different wines, learning first-hand about wine history and production in the region. In the afternoon, you will have a choice of three different tours. You can choose the W├╝rzburg Tour and Residenz visit, during which you will see the major sights, including the Residenz Palace and gardens, designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site as one of Europe's foremost examples of baroque architecture and design. In the alternative, take a guided bike tour from Kitzengen to Wuerzburg (capacity controlled) or enjoy an optional tour to medieval Rothenburg, a beautiful walled city situated on the Romantic Road. Your walking tour includes entrance to the Wohlfahrt Christmas Museum. (B,L,D)

DAY 6, WERTHEIM to  MILTENBERG
This morning, you will tour Wertheim, located at the confluence of the Main and Tauber Rivers. The town has retained much of its medieval Franconian character, which you will discover on your walking tour of the historic city center. In the alternative, a guided bike tour from Wertheim (capacity controlled) will take you along the Main River Valley. Cruise during lunch time to Miltenberg, arriving in the afternoon for a guided walking tour along cobble-stone streets lined with gabled, half-timbered houses. Tonight, the ship sails leaving Bavaria, Franconia and the Main River behind. (B,L,D)

DAY 7, MAINZ  - RUDESHEIM - KOBLENZ
Early this morning, you will cruise on the Rhine River, where you will see the stunning beauty of the Rhine castles and the infamous Lorelei Rock as we sail through the fascinating Rhine Gorge. Arrive in Mainz after breakfast and decide between two different excursions. You can choose a walking tour of beautiful Mainz, where you will see the famous Gutenberg Museum, home of the worl's first printed bible. In the afternoon, arrive in Rudesheim and visit Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum, which houses one of the greatest collections of robotic and self-playing musical instruments of the 18th-20th centuries. In the alternative, chose an excursion to Heidelberg, Germany's oldest university town. You will visit the red-walled Heidelberg Castle, the Great Vat and also take a walking tour of Old Heidelberg. Tonight, the ship cruises to Koblenz, which is situated at the confluence of the Mosel and Rhine rivers. (B,L,D)

DAY 8, COCHEM - ZELL
Today, visit the fairytale village of Cochem, surrounded by the scenic wine villages of the Mosel Valley. Walk along narrow cobblestone streets lined with medieval houses before taking a guided tour of Reichsburg Castle. Situated high above Cochem, the castle grounds boast spectacular views of the River Mosel. In the alternative, enjoy a guided bike tour (capacity controlled) of the scenic Mosel Valley. This evening continue past hillside vineyards to Zell, where a welcoming wine fest awaits you. Experience the hospitality of Zell with a visit by the Mayor and Wine Queen. (B,L,D)

DAY 9, TRIER
This afternoon, arrive in Trier, Germany's oldest city and a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its rich ancient Roman history. On your guided tour, you will see the old Roman amphitheater, Roman Baths, Basilica of Constantine and the Porta Nigra gate, dating back to 180 A.D. This evening, the ship sails for the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. (B,L,D)

DAY 10, LUXEMBOURG - DISEMBARK - PARIS, FRANCE
This morning, bid farewell to your cruise. You will then take a panoramic tour as you transfer to Grand Duchy, and will see the Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial, final resting place of Gen. George S. Patton, Jr. You will enjoy a walking tour of Luxembourg, and then have some free time for lunch on your own before boarding a TGV high-speed train to Paris. Arrive in the mid-afternoon and check in to your hotel. (B)

DAY 11, PARIS
Enjoy Paris' famous sights during this morning guided tour. Start with a panoramic tour in which you will see the Champs Champs-lyses, Place de la Concorde and the Eiffel Tower. Your tour concludes with a visit to Notre Dame Cathedral. The remainder of the day is yours to explore on your own. (B)

DAY 12, PARIS
Your last day in the City of Lights is free for you to enjoy at leisure. Or, you may decide to join the optional Seine Cruise & Eiffel Tower excursion in the morning or the optional Parisian Cabaret excursion this evening. (B)

DAY 13, PARIS
Breakfast and optional transfer to the airport for your homeward flight. (B)


Included features:

  • 3 Nights Hotel Accommodation in Paris including daily Buffet Breakfast

  • Transfer from the hotel to the High-speed TGV train to Luxembourg, followed by transfer to Ship in Remich

  • 7 Nights Deluxe Cruise Accommodation in an Outside Stateroom - 82% of the Staterooms with large French Balconies

  • Daily Sightseeing Program as outlined in the Itinerary

  • Infotainment System in all Staterooms with Free Internet, Hit Movies, Music Library and English Language TV Stations

  • Terry Bathrobes and White-on-white plush Bedding in all Staterooms

  • Superb Dining with all Meals included during your Cruise

  • Free-flowing Red & White Wines from Europe's great Wine Regions, beer and soft drinks with every Dinner on board the Ship

  • Bottled Water in every stateroom replenished daily

  • Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner & Captain's Gala Dinner

  • Transfer from the Ship in Nuremberg to the Hotel in Prague

  • 2 Nights Hotel Accommodation in Prague including daily Buffet Breakfast

  • Special Highlights including Lectures, Theme Dinners, Cooking Demonstration, onboard Music Performances and afternoon & evening Piano Music

  • Use of Bicycles to explore on your own

  • Services of Professional Cruise Manager

  • All English Language on board in a non-smoking Environment (smoking permitted only on the Sun Deck)

  • All local Taxes

2018 Departure Dates and Prices in US$ For discounts on selected departure dates click here

Departure
Dates in 2017 and 2018
Start
City
Ship
Name
Cruise
Only
Cruise
& Land
3 Apr 2018 Prague AmaDante $ 2699 $ 4539
May 22,  2018 and June 12, 2018 Prague $ 3399 $ 5239
July 17 and  Aug 7, 2018 Prague $ 3299 $ 5139
Aug 28 and Sep 18, 2018 Prague $ 3599 $ 5439
9 Oct 2018 Prague $ 3399 $ 5239
30 Oct 2018 Prague $ 2999 $ 4839

Prices are per person in Category E in a deluxe outside stateroom with large window.
 

Port Charges in 2018 US$ 168

Single Supplement for Cruise: 50% of double cabin price, category A+ and Suites 100% of dbl price.

Single supplement for Land USD 800 in 2018

To upgrade to a higher than category E,  the following category supplements apply per person:
Cat.
Deck
STATEROOM
Price in 2018
D
Piano Deck
Window
$ 299
C
Violin/Cello Deck
French Balcony
$ 899
B
Violin/Cello Deck
French Balcony
$ 1099
A
Violin Deck
French Balcony
$ 1199
A+
Violin Deck
French Balcony
$ 2199
S
Violin Deck
French Balcony
$ 2399

 

NOTE: Children are not accepted under the age of 18.

Please select bedding configuration at the time of booking.

The choices are:
Choice A: Two twin beds
Choice B: One large bed (larger than queen size)    MS AMADANTE

Ms Amalegro Amadante Amadagio Amacello Amadolce Amalyra
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