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  • Rhine Valley Castles: 1.5-Hour Boat Tour from Rüdesheim

    1. Rhine Valley Castles: 1.5-Hour Boat Tour from Rüdesheim

    Experience a castle tour in the Middle Rhine Valley, where fine wines from ruby red Pinot Noir to shimmering golden Riesling are grown. Discover one of Europe’s oldest trade routes along former toll castles and robber barons' nests, where Victor Hugo, Goethe, and Heinrich Heine are onboard in spirit. Explore beloved places of the Middle Rhine Valley that inspired the poets who created Rhine Romanticism. This section of the Rhine, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2002, is home to more castles than anywhere else. Admire Rheinstein Castle, Reichenstein Castle (Trechtingshausen), the ruins of Ehrenfels Castle, and the fabled Mouse Tower of Binger Loch. See the Nahe river flow into the Rhine and marvel at Klopp Castle before continuing on to the Niederwald Monument with the Germania and the Niederwald Temple in Osteinpark. Let the myth of the Rhine Romanticism enchant you. Admire th...

    You must be control on upper Deck that people maintain the distance followed by the advice.

  • Cochem: Panoramic City Cruise Options on Moselle River

    2. Cochem: Panoramic City Cruise Options on Moselle River

    Take in the sights of picturesque Cochem and the Moselle Valley aboard a relaxing river cruise. Opt for a 1-hour panoramic tour or 2-hour evening tour.  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 guide 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.

    Our hour on the Moselle was amazing! The crew was so helpful and cheerful, and we wish we could have stayed on board all day.

  • From Frankfurt: Rhine Valley Day Trip

    3. From Frankfurt: Rhine Valley Day Trip

    Discover the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Rhine Valley, with its vineyards and picturesque towns and villages. See the mighty medieval castles – the area has the highest density of such buildings in the world. Marvel at the stunningly beautiful "Lorelei-Felsen," or Siren's Rocks, and enjoy fantastic views over the valley from the Niederwald monument. In the summer you can ride on the Assmannshausen cable car down into the valley (optional), have lunch in a marvelous restaurant on the banks of the Rhine (included), and then take a wonderful Panorama boat trip to St. Goarshausen, past the famous Loreley. Try fine wines on location in a small tavern and or just lose yourself in the picturesque little town of Rüdesheim. Please note that the tour will only stop at Rüdesheim if time allows. In winter time it may be possible that steamers do not operate in case of bad weather or water co...

    Trip was excellent but weather was poor better to go on a sunny clear day. Cable car would have been good but as I say weather was bad

  • Sea Life Speyer Ticket

    4. Sea Life Speyer Ticket

    Visit Sea Life Speyer and discover a fascinating underwater world. Many of the animals are on the Red List of Threatened Species and were rescued or born and then raised in the aquariums. Get to know turtles, octopods, sharks, rays, jellyfish and a variety of other kinds of fish. See the sea dwellers when they are swimming right in front of you. In the World of the Corals, enjoy the beautiful panoramic view of a magnificent reef that is continuously growing and changing. Besides hundreds of tropical fish, you will also see a night tank with glowing corals and a breeding tank. With six audio stations, you will be able to get more information on life at and in the reef. Walk through the eight meter long underwater glass tunnel and dive alongside impressive sharks and rays.

  • Frankfurt: Day Trip to Eltz Castle

    5. Frankfurt: Day Trip to Eltz Castle

    Visit the perfectly-preserved and beautifully-located castle, which has been inhabited by the same family since its construction. Admire the unparalleled architecture and the original furnishing dating back over 8 centuries. Tour rooms and halls that contain hundreds of years' worth of cultural history. Admire the festive knight's hall, the medieval kitchen, exquisite furniture, wall hangings and paintings as well as fascinating weaponry and armor. The treasury in the cellar vaults houses a precious art collection with over 500 exceptional pieces. Stop in a restaurant right on the banks of the river in the enchanting Rhine Valley on the way back and enjoy a delicious dinner before returning to Frankfurt.

    Not only was the castle exciting and informative, but our driver Ralph was very nice and relayed a lot of information about the areas through which we were driving.

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What people are saying about Rhineland-Palatinate

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 23 reviews

Great ship, nice staff, clean toilets .. also completely ok in terms of price. Nice little boat trip with explanations from the tape in German and English

It was a nice and scenic boat cruise with lunch and wine tasting included. The guide was friendly and informative. I enjoyed the day trip.

Our hour on the Moselle was amazing! The crew was so helpful and cheerful, and we wish we could have stayed on board all day.

Very nice boat trip. Everything was very well organized, nice crew and service. Clear recommendation!

Very nice tour, friendly staff on board, a successful afternoon!