Vineyards and Vistas of the Rhine & Moselle

8 Days
Zurich to Frankfurt
From (GBP)
£ 2,945
Dates & Pricing

2020 Zurich > Frankfurt

Uncover the romance of the Moselle Valley as you weave through its majestic unspoilt countryside to the enchanting Black Forest.
Rolling vineyards, sleepy villages, and unparalleled beauty await along the Moselle Valley. Starting in Cochem, you’ll uncover quirky Bernkastel and experience the thrill of the Hockenheim Formula One track. Enjoy an unforgettable classical concert in the palatial surrounds of a Baroque palace exclusively for Scenic guests, and walk in the footsteps of Hansel and Gretel in the Black Forest.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
COBA
Duration:
8 days
Departure City:
Zurich
Return City:
Frankfurt

Selected Itinerary

8 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - UK > Basel

    Fly to Basel from one of up to 16 UK airports. You'll then be transferred to your Scenic Space-ship. This evening, raise your glass to a fabulous cruise at this evening's welcome reception.

    Flights arriving into Basel: Please book your flight to arrive prior to 3pm.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Breisach

    Freechoice

    Be immersed in a truly magical experience as you step inside the setting of the Hansel and Gretel fairytale during your visit to the Vogtsbauernhof Open Air Museum in the heart of the Black Forest. Alternatively, enjoy a wine tasting in the Kaiserstuhl region, or take a guided bike ride from Breisach to Freiburg stopping along the way for a tasting of delicious Black Forest cake.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Kehl > Strasbourg

    Freechoice

    Visit Strasbourg, the capital city of the Alsace region in northeastern France, where you’ll discover La Petite France, the unique historic quarter, and stroll through the Old Town with its half-timbered houses and distinctive Alsatian winstubs. Alternatively, journey to Mittelbergheim in the Alsace and sample some of the best wines the region has to offer.

    Enrich

    Enjoy a private concert at the Baroque Palace of Rastatt, one of the most magnificent historic venues in the region. It’ll be an evening of grandeur unlike any other, and a rare chance to collect memories that you’ll cherish for a lifetime.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Mannheim

    Freechoice

    Experience the thrill of the Hockenheim Formula 1 race track with a museum visit and an insider tour of the circuit, or join an expert local guide on a historic tour of Heidelberg, where you’ll visit Heidelberg’s Renaissance castle. Alternatively, for a gentler pace, join a local guide for an orientation tour of Heidelberg, followed by some leisure time.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Rüdesheim > Rhine Gorge

    Be charmed by Rüdesheim, where you’ll board the Winzerexpress mini-train for a guided visit of Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum. Afterwards, enjoy a cable car ride to the Niederwald Monument for a spectacular view of the river. Later, you can look forward to unrivalled views across the spectacular World Heritage-listed Rhine Gorge.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Cochem

    A medieval gem resting on the banks of the Moselle River, Cochem will make you feel as if you’re stepping directly off the ship and into a fairytale. Explore this charming city on a guided tour, culminating in a visit to the iconic Reichsburg Castle. This afternoon you have the opportunity to join a guided cycling excursion.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Moselle Valley Cruising

    Appreciate the allure of the Moselle Valley from the opulence of your Scenic Space-Ship as you delight in a full day cruise.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Bernkastel

    After breakfast you will be transferred to Frankfurt airport. Please schedule your flights to depart after 1pm.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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