Cruise in luxury through scenic Holland and Germany on the Rhine and Main Rivers and the Main-Danube Canal Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers to explore a world of medieval alleyways, picturesque vineyards and magnificent castles.
Connections European River Cruise Journeys 2014
Cruise in luxury through scenic Holland and Germany on Europe's most historic waterways
Enjoy a tasting of Edam cheese in the town where it originated
Visit lovely Kloster Bronnbach to taste wines from its own cellar on an A&K exclusive Onshore Connection
Experience Neighborhood Connections that take you up close to the lovely riverside towns of Miltenberg and Wertheim
Finish your journey in the fun-loving Bavarian capital of Munich
Arrive in Amsterdam and meet your A&K representative for transfer to your hotel. This evening, join your A&K Tour Director for a welcome dinner.Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam | Meals: D
Drive to Volendam beside the Zuiderzee to experience its picturesque waterfront and charismatic residents. After lunch, continue to Edam to enjoy a cheese tasting. Then, return to Amsterdam to board modern, stylish ‘Amadeus Brilliant’ with priority embarkation arranged. Gather for welcome cocktails prior to dinner.'Amadeus Brilliant' | Meals: B L D
Tour Amsterdam, viewing the Royal Palace and Nieuwe Kerk (New Church), board a canal boat for an excursion through the city’s historic 17th-century canal district, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later, back aboard ‘Amadeus Brilliant,’ cruise through the flat polder landscape of southern Holland. This evening, enjoy a private pre-dinner cocktail party in the ship’s Amadeus Club, hosted by your A&K Tour Director.'Amadeus Brilliant' | Meals: B L D
Dock at Cologne by mid-afternoon. Choose an optional walking tour of the city, including its landmark 13th-century cathedral, or explore on your own.'Amadeus Brilliant' | Meals: B L D
Arrive in Koblenz, where the Rhine and Moselle Rivers meet. Explore on your own or join the optional walking tour. Cruise the picturesque Rhine, passing hilltop castles, terraced vineyards and attractive villages. In Rüdesheim, embark on an optional walking tour, which includes Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Museum, or explore independently.'Amadeus Brilliant' | Meals: B L D
In the early afternoon, arrive at Miltenberg for a walking tour along the narrow cobbled streets with their gabled, half-timbered houses. Continue to Wertheim and explore its old town center on foot before re-boarding the ship.'Amadeus Brilliant' | Meals: B L D
In Würzburg, embark on an A&K exclusive Onshore Connection to Kloster Bronnbach, a former Cistercian monastery, for a tasting in its own wine cellar. After lunch aboard ship, choose an optional excursion to Rothenburg. Tonight, the captain hosts a gala dinner.'Amadeus Brilliant' | Meals: B L D
Arrive in Bamberg after lunch. Enjoy a walking tour of the old quarter to view the Gothic cathedral and curious town hall (Altes Rathaus), perched on a bridge above the River Regnitz. Cruise to Nuremberg overnight.'Amadeus Brilliant' | Meals: B L D
After breakfast in Nuremberg, disembark to privately tour a World War II art bunker, built to conserve irreplaceable art treasures for future generations. After lunch at a local restaurant, transfer to your hotel in Munich, the capital of Bavaria. Gather for a farewell dinner this evening.Hotel Torbräu | Meals: B L D
Depart for the airport and your return flight home.Meals: B
NOTE: June 27 departure runs in reverse, Munich to Amsterdam.
Timings and pre-/post-cruise sightseeing may vary. Please contact A&K for details.
Prices are in USD, per person, based on double occupancy.
|Jun. 27, 2014 - Jul. 06, 2014||$4,495||C-4 Haydn-Deck||Available|
|Jun. 27, 2014 - Jul. 06, 2014||$4,895||C-1 Haydn-Deck||Available|
|Jun. 27, 2014 - Jul. 06, 2014||$5,295||B-1 Strauss-Deck||Call for Availability|
|Jun. 27, 2014 - Jul. 06, 2014||$5,495||A-1 Mozart-Deck||Call for Availability|
|Jun. 27, 2014 - Jul. 06, 2014||$6,195||Amadeus Suite Mozart-Deck||Call for Availability|
|Jul. 04, 2014 - Jul. 13, 2014||$4,495||C-4 Haydn-Deck||Call for Availability|
|Jul. 04, 2014 - Jul. 13, 2014||$4,895||C-1 Haydn-Deck||Call for Availability|
|Jul. 04, 2014 - Jul. 13, 2014||$5,295||B-1 Strauss-Deck||Call for Availability|
|Jul. 04, 2014 - Jul. 13, 2014||$5,495||A-1 Mozart-Deck||Available|
|Jul. 04, 2014 - Jul. 13, 2014||$6,195||Amadeus Suite Mozart-Deck||Available|