2024 : Christmas on the Rhine : Amsterdam to Basel
Tis the season to be joyful
Immerse yourself in the spirit of Christmas as you journey through storybook villages. Sample tasty yuletide treats and regional delicacies as you browse colorful stalls for handcrafted ornaments and unique gifts. Admire the twinkling lights of Cologne and revel in the merry atmosphere of the Rhine Valley, as storefront displays, wine cellars and markets embrace the holiday season. This 8-day voyage is a joyful celebration of festive cheer.
Viking Inclusive Value
MORE FEATURES, SERVICES AND EXCURSIONS INCLUDED:One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
Port taxes & fees
Ground transfers with Viking Air purchase
Visits to UNESCO Sites
Enrichment lectures & Destination Performances
ALL STATEROOMS INCLUDE:Outside staterooms with river view
Bottled water replenished daily
Voltage: 220V & 110V (US outlet), plus USB ports
Queen-size Viking Explorer Bed with optional twin-bed configuration
All Upper & Middle Deck staterooms have a full veranda or French balcony (a floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door)
Private bathroom with shower; heated floor & anti-fog mirror; premium Freyja toiletries; robes & slippers (upon request)
40" or 42" flat-screen Sony TV with infotainment system featuring Movies On Demand, plus CNBC, CNN, FOX & more
Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & individual climate control
* All amenities on board Viking Longships; amenities vary on other ships.
Day By Day
Day 1 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Take a journey along Amsterdam's network of canals or browse one of the city's museums.
Day 2 - Scenic Sailing: Waal & Merwede & Dordrecht, The Netherlands
Admire the scenery and sail along the network of Holland's canals and waterways.
Explore this history-rich city, admiring its iconic Grote Kerk with a carillon of 67 bells.
Day 3 - Dusseldorf & Cologne, Germany
Explore Dusseldorf's Christmas markets and browse the city's festive storefront displays.
Explore Cologne's seasonal holiday markets and shop for colorful gifts, arts and crafts.
Day 4 - Koblenz, Scenic Sailing: Middle Rhine & Rudesheim, Germany
Sip on a warming gluhwein and enjoy the seasonal festivities of Koblenz's Christmas market.
Sail past hilltop castles along the Middle Rhine, a UNESCO Site, and look for Lorelei Rock.
Enjoy a taste of the local brew, Weihnachtsbier, and stroll the vibrant Drosselgasse.
Day 5 - Mannheim & Speyer, Germany
Shop for delightful gifts from around the world; jewelry from Asia or crafts from Africa.
Revel in yuletide traditions and sample tasty regional delicacies.
Day 6 - Strasbourg, France
Enjoy hearty warming Alsatian fare from a range of artisanal producers.
Day 7 - Breisach, Germany
Explore Germany's fabled Black Forest region and admire verdant hills amid stunning scenery.
Day 8 - Basel, Switzerland
Explore this multicultural city's highlights and shop for gifts at the Christmas market.
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|Offer valid through 12/31/2023|
|Day 1||Amsterdam|| || |
|Day 2||Scenic Sailing: Waal & Merwede & Dordrecht|| || |
|Day 3||Dusseldorf & Cologne|| || |
|Day 4||Koblenz|| || |
|Day 5||Mannheim & Speyer|| || |
|Day 6||Strasbourg|| || |
|Day 7||Breisach|| || |
|Day 8||Basel|| || |