Germany River Cruises

Germany River Cruises 2019/2020

Fairy tale castles, beautiful riverside towns and of course, vibrant metropolitan cities, Germany has it all.

You could take in the Rhine valley by boat, see the castles that have been the basis for many love stories, the rich and diverse history of this pocket of Europe means there are plenty of things to see and do in the ‘land of poets and thinkers’. Wind down after an eventful day my indulging in some Bavarian bratwurst and beer to wash it down. Quintessentially German.

There's so much more to Germany than beer, bratwurst and black forest gateaux, this place really does have it all. Join us on a fully escorted tour as we savour Germany's stunning scenery, historic cities, fairy tale castles, plus its festive atmosphere at Christmas time.

Germany River Cruise Holidays

Beauty of the Danube

Beauty of the Danube
Cobblestone streets and legends of Richard the Lionheart await on this cruise along the Danube. As do grand abbeys decorated with gold, and the great stucco façades of old towns with a plethora of stories to share.
From £999pp
8 days • MS Bellejour

Treasures of the Rhine

Treasures of the Rhine
Wind through three European countries via one of the continent’s most impressive waterways. Excursions take you from majestic natural landscapes to soaring man-made edifices.
From £1,299pp
8 days • MS Serenade 1

The Beautiful Blue Danube

The Beautiful Blue Danube
Known as ‘the river of kings’, the Danube has carried rulers since before the ancient Greeks and Romans patrolled these waters; and now it’s time for you to explore the eminent cities, sip the wine, and dance to the music cultivated from the banks of this great river.
From £1,399pp
8 days • MS Bellejour


Danube Highlights

Danube Highlights
The banks of the Danube have witnessed the creation of great masterpieces, from celebrated symphonies engineered by composers like Mozart, Brahms and Schubert in Vienna; to the medieval treasures of Regensburg and resplendent buildings designed by Baroque masters in Melk and Passau.
From £1,299pp
8 days • MS Bellejour

Grand Splendours of the Rhine

Grand Splendours of the Rhine
Sail along the Rhine to some of Europe’s oldest towns and cities, each with delightfully quirky lanes and alleys. Starting and finishing in Cologne, we take in Bonn, the former capital of the Federal Republic of Germany, and the former Roman capital of Mainz. The Romans founded many of the destinations on this cruise, leaving fortresses, amphitheatres and vineyards which decorate the valleys through which we sail.
From £1,299
10 days • Serenade 1

Castles of the Rhine and Moselle

Castles of the Rhine and Moselle

Experience the serene beauty of Germany’s rivers. Passing through the Lorelei Passage in the UNESCO-listed Upper Middle Rhine Valley is a highlight, with terraced vineyards, picturesque towns with half-timbered houses, and countless castles dotting the hillsides. You have the chance to visit fairytale castles and explore the enchanting Black Forest, renowned for its spas and cuckoo clocks and often associated with the Brothers Grimm tales.
Serenade 1
11 days from £999pp


German River Cruises