What to Eat in Amsterdam on Your River Cruise
Visit historic and medieval cities, quaint cobbled street villages, visit Sound of Music locations, taste renowned Wachau Valley wines, see beautiful cathedrals, and cruise by castles on your Amsterdam river cruise. Your cruise begins in Budapest, Hungary, and takes you to the ports Bratislava, Slovakia, Vienna, Austria as well as the German ports of Passau. Regensburg, Nurenberg, Bamberg, Würzburg, Rüdesheim (wine town), and Cologne.
You’ll also enjoy an excursion to Gottweig Abbey-Dürnstein, the Main River Village Experience, and cruising the Rhine Gorge where ancient castles stand as sentries along the river. Your last port is Amsterdam, the beautiful 700-year-old capital of Holland. Enjoy your time in Amsterdam making more wonderful memories to take home.
Begin your visit to Amsterdam with a scenic canal cruise along the Grachtengorgel to see extravagant homes before starting your cruise along the three rivers, Rhine, Saône and Rhône, which will take you to places you’ve read about in storybooks such as the Black Forest, Heidelberg, and Mainz (home of Gutenberg Museum).
Your cruise ports and excursions in Germany include Cologne, Koblenz, Rhine Gorge cruising, Rüdesheim (wine town), Mainz, Heidelberg (excursion), Strasbourg, France (pre-war Germany) and a Black Forest excursion. Additional ports include Basel, Switzerland, and the French cities of Beaune, Chalon-sur-Saône, Tournes, Lyon, Tournon, Tain l’Hermitage, Avignon, Arles, Aix-en-Provence, and Nice. Before returning home, spend an extra day or two in Nice exploring the surrounding region or enjoying the gorgeous beaches.
Beautiful and vibrant Amsterdam is where your cruise begins. Your camera will stay busy as you capture the wonderful windmills of Holland, the ancient ruins of Heidelberg Castle, and sensational riverscapes. Port stops include Kinderdijk, Netherlands, Cologne, Koblenz, Rüdesheim, Speyer, and Heidelberg, and Breisach (scenic excursion to the Black Forest), Germany, and Strasbourg, France before arriving at Basel Switzerland.
Over 40 museums find their home in Basel, as well as Romanesque architecture, botanical gardens, and Roman ruins. Make memories in Basel before your flight home.
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