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Connections European River Cruise Journeys

Switzerland & the Rhine 2022


11 days from $9,295 per person

Limited to 24 guests

Cruise the Rhine from Amsterdam to Basel, experiencing the world's largest flower auction, taking in the majesty of the Swiss Alps and sampling local beer, wine, cheese and chocolate on shore, for an authentic taste of Europe.

A&K Advantages

  • Cruise the Rhine through four countries, experiencing 11 days of exclusive Connections sightseeing in your private small-group vehicle, escorted by your Resident Tour Director
  • Visit the largest floral auction in the world at Aalsmeer, and witness the fascinating bidding process firsthand
  • Ascend Mount Pilatus for lunch amid the 360-degree views of the Swiss Alps
  • Sample local food and wine during five specially planned meals ashore, as well as cheese tasting in Holland, wine tastings in Rüdesheim and Strasbourg, and more

Itinerary at a Glance

DAY 1
Arrive Amsterdam, Holland
DAY 2
Amsterdam | Canal Cruise & Rijksmuseum
DAY 3
Aalsmeer | Flower Auction
DAY 4
Cologne, Germany | Gothic Cathedral
DAY 5
Cochem | Hilltop Fortress
DAY 6
Koblenz & Rüdesheim | Scenic Gorge
DAY 7
Heidelberg | Charming University Town
DAY 8
Strasbourg, France | Alsatian Capital
DAY 9
Lucerne, Switzerland | Lakeside Panoramas
DAY 10
Zurich | Chocolatier Experience
DAY 11
Depart Zurich


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