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Cochem: Panoramic Cruise on the Moselle River

Cochem: Panoramic Cruise on the Moselle River

Take in the sights of picturesque Cochem and the Moselle Valley aboard a relaxing river cruise. As you cruise down the Moselle River, enjoy amazing views of preserved timbered houses and lush vineyards. Marvel at the majestic sight of Reichsburg Cochem, a 1,000-year-old castle with a storied past perched high above the river on a mighty rock.     Learn about the history of this small town on the banks of the Moselle in the Rhineland-Palatinate region of southwestern Germany. During your trip, the audio commentary will explain all the sights and important town historical events in both German and English.    You are welcome to enjoy snacks and drinks offered a la carte.

Koblenz: Panoramic Cruise on Moselle River to Winningen

Koblenz: Panoramic Cruise on Moselle River to Winningen

Embark on a boat tour on the Moselle River to soak in the sights of Koblenz. Experience the magic of Father Rhine and Mother Moselle and see where they meet at Deutsches Eck (German Corner). As the barn doors close behind you, say goodbye to the Wild Rhine and reach the gentle Moselle. Cruise along the vineyards of Güls and Winningen, the first vineyards of the Lower Moselle and the Terraced Moselle. As you take in the view of the vineyards with their steep slopes, enjoy a glass or two of wine on board (additional cost).

Cochem: Panorama-Schiff-Tour 1 Stunde bis Ernst und zurück

Cochem: Panorama-Schiff-Tour 1 Stunde bis Ernst und zurück

The 1-hour roundtrip starts and ends in Cochem right below Skagerrak Bridge at these times: 11:00, 12:30, 14:00, 15:00, 15:30, 16.45. If you want you can get off in Ernst an go back to Cochem on the next roundtrip. As you enter our impressive ship "Treis-Karden" which provides space for up to 400 passengers on three levels including a sun deck you will find a suitable seat with a nice view for you. Inside or outside. From our attentive staff you can purchase soft drinks, coffee specialities, beer and excellent wines which have grown on the mountains and hills around Cochem and moreover some snacks, cake or icecream. First the trip will take you downstream through two bridges then on your way back you get the full on-coming view on the Reichsburg (castle) Cochem. The ship glides along the river banks of Cochem where you can see the whole arrangement of houses, hotels and restaurants from the water-side underneath the castle. You will pass the steep and windy mountain Brauselay. With lots of vinyards on both side the boat comes to Ernst. Here you have the opportunity to get off the boat (just tell our staff) and epxlore the lovely village of Ernst, with lots of opportunities to try and shop wine. There are often various festivities on weekends. The ships turns again on the same way back to Cochem where you get to see the Reichsburg Cochem form another point of view. After 1 hour you are back in Cochem where the tour started.

From Alken: Return Day Trip by Boat to Cochem

From Alken: Return Day Trip by Boat to Cochem

Embark on a day trip to Cochem aboard the MS Goldstück. After departure, cruise along the Moselle River towards Cochem. Pass through a lock that raises the boat 5-6 meters. Enjoy the wonderful views of the Moselle Valley area with quaint villages, vineyards, and castles. Admire the views of the Moselle Valley, before arriving in the charming town of Cochem. Around noon, disembark in the town of Cochem and use 2.5 hours of free time to explore the charming streets of the Old Town. Discover the market square and wander amongst the alleys and laneways, admiring the beautiful architecture of the half-timbered houses. Hike up to Cochem Reichsburg for fantastic panoramic vistas of the surrounding area, or choose to take the chairlift. Stop for a drink in one of the numerous wine bars or browse the shops for some local products, before heading back to Alken on the boat.

Reil, Mosel: Guided organic wine tasting and cellar tour

Reil, Mosel: Guided organic wine tasting and cellar tour

Experience the art of organic wine growing in the Mosel valley. You will see organic vines, a modern wine cellar and of course a tasting of different organic wines. We do still whites and reds but also sparkling wine following the traditional method. What has biological diversity to do with wine growing? What influences does the soil have on wine quality? Is it possible to grow wine sustainable? Get your answers to these and more questions and delve into our family winery to learn about traditional and modern wine growing.

Mosel: Bike and Boat Tour with Picnic and Wine Tasting

Mosel: Bike and Boat Tour with Picnic and Wine Tasting

Immerse yourself in the fairytale landscapes of Moselle on this relaxed bike and boat tour. Enjoy a picnic with local delicacies and refreshments. Begin your tour by hopping on a bike in Cochem with your filled picnic basket, waiting and prepared for you. Then glide along the countryside on an easy-to-follow route along the Moselle River. Drive directly into Beilstein (10 km) or Cross over the picturesque Senheimer Bridge and then into Beilstein (23 km). Board the ship in the early afternoon with your bike and enjoy a relaxing ride along the Moselle that takes you back to Cochem. Meet the winemaker and enjoy a wine tasting with 3 samples of your choice. Take a bottle home with you as a gift. Take some time to explore Cochem on your own and visit the Reichsburg Cochem if you wish.

2-River Day-trip by boat to Koblenz and return from Alken

2-River Day-trip by boat to Koblenz and return from Alken

Hop onboard for a day trip from Alken/Mosel for sightseeing cruise to Koblenz /Rhine. Depart from Alken and head along the Moselle river to Koblenz. Enjoy views of old castles, terraced vineyards, forests, steep mountain slopes, and the surrounding Kobern-Gondorf and Winningen passing charming riverside scenes. After the second lock in Koblenz we arrive Koblenz and the UNESCO-listed Middle Rhine. /p> Around noon, explore the Deutsches Eck (German Corner) in Koblenz home to one of the most poignant memorials to German unity in the country a taste of the historic ans enjoy 2.5 hours of free time to explore the place on your own. See several monuments dedicated to German history, such as the equestrian statue of William I, the first German Emperor, erected in 1897 in appreciation of his role in the unification of Germany. You can take the cable car over the Rhine to the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress for panoramic views of the Deutsches Eck from the top. Stop by wine bars and restaurants or shop for souvenirs. 2.30 pm the ship start the return journey from the Rhine to the Moselle with the villages Winningen, Kobern, Oberfell, Kattenes, Alken, Löf and Brodenbach.

Luxembourg: Moselle Day Trip with Wine Tasting and Boat Tour

Luxembourg: Moselle Day Trip with Wine Tasting and Boat Tour

Experience the ultimate blend of natural beauty and indulgence with our River and Wine Moselle Day Tour in Luxembourg. Immerse yourself in the stunning scenery as you cruise along the picturesque Moselle River, taking in the lush vineyards, charming villages, and rolling hills that define this region. Savor the exquisite flavors of Luxembourg's world-renowned wines and sparkling wines during the exclusive wine tasting sessions, where you'll have the opportunity to sample a variety of vintages crafted by passionate local winemakers. Join us on this captivating journey and discover the true essence of Luxembourg's river and wine culture. European Center in Schengen Discover more about the European Center in Schengen with a 30-minutes visit of the outside premises. An experienced guide of the Schengen museum will accompany you during these 30 minutes and provide you explanations about the history, the creation of Europe and the Treaty of Schengen. Boat Tour Embark on a scenic boat ride along the Moselle River, taking place in the breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes.   Before getting on board, each person will get a chip that will give you the possibility to get a drink: only for soft drink, wine, beer, coffee or tea. Free time in Remich After the boat tour, you have one hour free time in Remich to get some lunch or walk around. Remich is a very dynamic town with many places where you can have lunch, have a drink or just eat an ice cream. Visit and wine tasting Later on, participants will also visit two local wine cellars and participate in tastings. Each visit takes approximately one hour. During the visit, you will learn about the wine making process, the different grape varieties that grow in the area and the local traditions. After the wine tastings, the day tour comes to its end and our driver will take you back to Luxembourg City.

Alken: Oberfell and Moselkern Sightseeing Cruise

Alken: Oberfell and Moselkern Sightseeing Cruise

- This cruise starts in Alken or you can also hopp on in Brodenbach, Löf, Kattenes, Oberfell - The first turning point is near Oberfell into the catchment lake of the lock. - Admire the view of the Moselle Valley with quaint villages, vineyards and castles - The cruise go along Oberfell and Moselkern - The second turning point is Moselkern - After 2 hours you are back at the departure place - During the cruise you get information in german language sometimes also in dutch or english language

Cochem: KD Panoramic Evening Cruise on the Moselle River

Cochem: KD Panoramic Evening Cruise on the Moselle River

Treat yourself to a glass of Moselle wine aboard the MS Moselprinz, while the mighty Reichsburg Castle towers above you on the rock and lush vineyards pass by. A live DJ provides a relaxed atmosphere with lounge music on the open deck. Sit back and enjoy the Moselle by night. Begin your cruise alongside Cochem’s old town. Find your seat on the elegant boat Moselprinz and begin your tour. Pass by the Reichsburg and Imperial Castles, and beautiful vineyards that line the hills. See some of the area's popular attractions from afar including the Moselle promenade and the chair lift up to the Pinneberg, a magnificent viewpoint that overlooks the town.

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wonderful, informative and delicious event. The young winemaker did a really nice job. His wines are really tasty. The cellar tour is great. You could ask all your questions and get detailed answers. The tasting took place in a beautiful setting. Great!

Mike very attentive, respectful, helpful and patient. Super punctual, I made the journey comfortable with pleasant music. The charming Burg Eltz Castle! Delicious food at the Zum Anker restaurant. It was an exceptional day!

This was an unbelievable tour! The best wine, best tour guide! Such a gorgeous scenery. We felt extremely welcomed and taken care of. Would recommend to anyone! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Very pleasant despite information only given in German. English versions would be appreciated on the information documents and during the audio comments.

Very warm welcome and nice little tour which allows you to discover the Moselle accommodation over a few kilometers.