Romance on the Rhine and Moselle A-ROSA River Cruise

Take in two of Europe’s most spectacular rivers on a relaxing cruise through the spectacular Rhine and Moselle Valleys.

This offers the perfect river cruise experience with panoramic views and stunning landscapes slipping quietly by as you admire the riverside medieval forts and pretty villages.This romantic river cruise takes in stunning scenic beauty along the stunning rivers of the Rhine and Moselle while sailing on the impressive A-Rosa Flora. Highlights of this holiday include on-board entertainment, a fascinating visit to historic Koblenz and a visit to the historic Ehrenbreitstein Fortress on the Rhine’s east bank.

Your ship, the welcoming A-ROSA FLORA offers a home away from home as she sails along the Rhine and Moselle, boasting truly spectacular views of the ever-changing scenery.

8 Days by air

10 Days by coach

Shearings 2020 River Cruises
Cologne

Itinerary

This is the itinerary by air, the 10 day no flying itinerary by coach departs a day sooner from the UK and includes overnight stops in Belgium & France outbound & France on the return journey (HB). Please call our team for full details!

Fly from a local airport to Cologne or Dusseldorf, where you are met and transferred to the MS A-ROSA FLORA, where you embark.

Included: Dinner

You wake in Koblenz, one of Germanys oldest towns. Stroll around the charming streets between the St. Castor’s Basilica and Liebfrauenkirche and other attractions include the Monument of Emperor Wilhelm I at Deutsches Eck (German Corner) and the Schangel Fountain. Enjoy an included excursion to explore historic Koblenz and Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. You depart Koblenz early afternoon and cruise along the Rhine to Mainz, arriving late evening.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

A morning at leisure in Mainz, a quaint old town, with half-timbered houses, medieval market square and a Romanesque cathedral built of deep red sandstone. Then you continue your cruise to reach Rudesheim by mid afternoon. Take time to explore the famous Drosselgasse and a traditional Rudesheimer coffee is a must! You moor overnight in Rudesheim.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

You depart Rudesheim after breakfast. Following a days sailing you reach Bernkastel-Kues before midnight.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

You spend today in Bernkastel-Kue with a wonderful medieval square containing 400 year-old half-timbered houses and a 17th-century renaissance town hall. You sail overnight to Mehring, near Trier.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Enjoy an included excursion to Trier. Founded by the Romans, Germany's oldest town boasts an impressive collection of Roman monuments. This was also the birthplace of Karl Marx, whose house is now a museum. You leave Mehring early evening to continue your cruise along the Moselle to Cochem.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

A day at leisure in Cochem, known as ‘The Pearl of the Moselle’. There will be time to explore and the town is home to the famous Reichsberg Castle, an iconic landmark standing guard above the banks of the Moselle. Departing Cochem before dinner your cruise commences back towards Cologne.

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

You arrive in Cologne early morning where you disembark after breakfast. You then transfer to Cologne or Dusseldorf Airport for your flight back to the UK.

Included: Breakfast