Where to go when - Autumn
14/05/2020 · By Sukie Chapman
'Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness' begins the famous ode, 'To Autumn' by John Keats, in which he extolls the virtues of finding beauty in unexpected places.Read more
2021 Tour code: RLM22
About the tour
Immerse yourself in the spirit of Christmas as you float along the mighty Rhine, discovering fairytale Germany at the most magical time of the year. The twinkling lights and enticing aromas of Germany's renowned Christmas markets, the natural beauty of the Rhine Gorge, and a host of festive treats await and we experience it all from the luxury of our floating hotel.
We meet at our Departure Office in London St Pancras and depart by Eurostar to Brussels, continuing by train to Cologne. Here, we board our luxurious cruise ship, the brand-new, 5-Star MS Amadeus Silver II, which at this time of the year is bedecked in all its Christmas finery. We are treated to a welcome cocktail on board ahead of a delicious dinner.
Tonight, we settle in to the elegant surrounds of our ship as we set sail on the mighty Rhine towards Rüdesheim.
Enhance your holiday
5.0 / 5 · 1 review
Mr K Cope
Submitted 25 Apr 2019
Had a great time, Rhine Valley was exceptional, lots of Christmas markets although they all seemed a bit similar, but the cities they were in worth well worth the visit. Staff on board were excellent and the tour rep was great.
Collected by Great Rail Journeys
Experience Germany’s renowned markets on a luxurious cruise