Legendary Rhine & Moselle

8 Days
Frankfurt to Bernkastel
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$ 3,745
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2021 Frankfurt > Bernkastel

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8 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Frankfurt – Mainz

    Welcome to Frankfurt, where you will be met at the airport and transferred to your award-winning Emerald Waterways Star-Ship in Mainz. This evening, join your fellow guests for dinner on board.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Mannheim

    Arrive into Mannheim this morning. Nicknamed the German Versailles, you’ll feel like you’ve been transported back to the days of the Prince-Electors on an excursion to Schwetzingen Castle, with its magnificent gardens offering a unique combination of French baroque and English styles. The palace’s Rococo theatre is where a seven-year-old Mozart once played the piano and its fairytale-like mosque is one of the largest in any German-speaking country. This afternoon, enjoy sailing towards Rüdesheim.
    Emerald Plus – Vineyards Visit and Tasting

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Rüdesheim – Koblenz

    Start your day with a visit to the Eberbach Monastery, offering you the opportunity  to experience a journey with all of your senses. You’ll be amazed by the beauty of the stunning Romanesque monastery.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Koblenz

    One of many highlights along the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Middle Rhine Valley, is the small town of Sankt Goarshausen, situated on the banks of the Rhine River. Along with its picturesque medieval buildings, St. Goar is most famous for its 13th-century Rheinfels Castle (Burg Rheinfels) and the landmark Lorelei Rock, which stands opposite.
    Emerald Active – A guided hiking tour

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Cochem

    Enjoy the enchanting town of Cochem. In the morning, you will have a guided walk through the numerous well-preserved sites of this quaint town, including the remains of the historic town wall with its old fortifications, the Town Hall and its many other gems.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Trier

    In southwest Germany, near the Luxemburg border, the city of Trier is a hidden treasure often called the “Rome of the North”. During your guided tour, explore the ruins of the old city baths, once a hive of activity during ancient times, and the Porta Nigra, the best-preserved Roman city gate north of the Alps.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Bernkastel

    Dating back to 3000 BC, Bernkastel is situated along the banks of the Moselle River and home to well-preserved buildings dating back to 1416. Enjoy a guided walking tour, where you will have the opportunity to stroll through the medieval marketplace with its gabled timber-framed houses, castle ruins and town gate. Or, take part in a guided bike tour of the area.
    Emerald Plus - A wine tasting in Bernkastel
    Emerald Active – Bike tour along the Moselle

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Bernkastel – Frankfurt

    After breakfast, it is time to say farewell to your fellow guests and disembark the ship for your transfer to the airport.

    Please note: Pre-release itinerary subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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