Rhine River Cruise Family Bike Tour – Older Teens & 20s
The Regal Rhine River from Basel to Amsterdam
From $6,098 - $8,399 pp dbl. occ. | 8 days / 7 nights
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Plus $182 to $189 pp port fees.
A four-country journey has never been this relaxed. And when your family is this content, you'll want to say yes to everything. Pedal the lush Black Forest? Yep. Stroll through medieval Cologne? Ja. Sip brews at a biergarten, see Strasbourg's soaring Gothic cathedral and cruise through Amsterdam's canals like a local? Of course!
- Savor a rich and ever-changing tableau as you cruise the Rhine's mighty waters and pedal some of its most scenic stretches
- Visit the German imperial town of Speyer, medieval Strasbourg and impeccably preserved Riquewihr
- Bike the Route des Vins in Alsace, and stop to taste world-class gewürztraminers and rieslings
- Cruise through the picturesque Rhine Gorge, admiring its multitude of fortress ruins and castles
Days 1-2 Cycle from a quaint village in the Black Forest toward the vineyards of the Rhine Valley | Enjoy superb riding and wine tasting along Alsace's famous Route des Vins | Pedal to the beautiful medieval villages of Riquewihr and Eguisheim.
Day 3 Soak up magical views in Strasbourg and admire the Gothic cathedral on a guided city walk | Pedal along meadows and forests with views of France and Germany.
Day 4 Bike into Speyer, one of Germany's oldest cities | Follow in the footsteps of Romans along the famed Weinstrasse (wine route) | Unwind at a local biergarten with a few new friends and a refreshing beer or Radler | Opt for an excursion to Heidelberg, a stunning German city dominated by impressive castle ruins.
Day 5 Pedal past fairy-tale towns, castles and vineyards through the Rhine Gorge | Linger in postcard-perfect Koblenz, a 2,000-year-old town famously set where the Rhine and Moselle Rivers converge.
Day 6 Ride from Bonn to Cologne and explore the city on a guided walking tour | Feel dwarfed by Cologne's Gothic cathedral, shop for famed Cologne chocolate and learn about the local Brauhaus (brewery) culture.
Days 7-8 Amsterdam's lovely waterways, arched bridges and crooked canal houses will delight you | Two-wheel it through the serene Dutch countryside.
Please note: Due to the multiple stateroom options available on this trip, reservations can only be made by contacting one of our Trip Consultants at 800-462-2848 or via email.
PORTS OF CALL Basel | Breisach | Strasbourg | Speyer | Rüdesheim | Lahnstein | Cologne | Bonn | Utrecht | Amsterdam
The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy.
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