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Rhine Holiday Markets (Basel to Cologne, 2018)

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Rhine Holiday Markets (Basel to Cologne, 2018) - Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
Rhine Holiday Markets (Basel to Cologne, 2018) - Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
Starts
Basel
+5 Destinations
Rhine
Ends
Cologne
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Highlights

  • Shop for unique ornaments
  • Take a relaxing canal cruise
  • Visit France's oldest Christmas Market
  • Explore the Upper Middle Rhine Valley
Age range
18 to 80 year olds
Accommodation
Stateroom / Suite
Max Group Size
20
Transportation
Ship
Travel style
River Cruise, New Years, Christmas & New Year
Start in Basel and end in Cologne ! With the river cruise tour Rhine Holiday Markets (Basel to Cologne, 2018), you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Basel, Switzerland and 6 other destinations in Europe. Rhine Holiday Markets (Basel to Cologne, 2018) includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
  • Eris McEncroe's review about another Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection tour
    4.0 - Good

    Pros - Service was excellent Cons - Rooms too small - Food very average for the price - lift didn't work entire trip The cruise ended early due to low water levels in the Danube. That can't be helped but they did not advise us until it was a fait accompli... Read more

  • RoseMarie A. Guterl's review about another Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    This was our first river cruise and we loved everything about it. The staff was so attentive the ship S.S. Maria Therese was absolutely beautiful. I highly recommend Uniworld

  • Review about another Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    The attention to detail in accommodation, meals, comfort, etc

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Basel (Embark)
  2. Day 2: Basel
  3. Day 3: Kehl (Strasbourg)
  4. Day 4: Mannheim (Heidelberg)
  5. Day 5: Mainz, Rüdesheim
  6. Day 6: Cruising the romantic Rhine River, Koblenz
  7. Day 7: Cologne
  8. Day 8: Cologne (Disembark)

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection Ship

  • S.S. Antoinette
    S.S. Antoinette
    The 443 feet long, 154 passenger S.S. Antoinette is one of most regal river cruise ships plying on Europe’s famous Rhine River. Evo… Read more
    Built
    2011
    Guests
    152
    Crew
    59
    Length
    443 ft
    Width
    37.5 ft
    Suites
    9
    Staterooms
    67
    Registry
    Switzerland
    Electricity
    110/220 volts
    Draft
    5.7 ft

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Videos

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  • Western Europe Travel Guide
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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

  • Is it possible to join the tour on a different time and date than the one set in the itinerary?

    We can arrange that for you, however it would be subject to approval from the cruise operator, Uniworld, at the time of booking. In order to meet up with the cruise you will need to be aware of the docking location and time. It is also important to note that you may be required to make long distance phone-calls in order to contact the ship to get an update on their progress before they dock and that they are unfortunately not able to offer a discount on the price if you did join later.

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  • Debra2nd June 2018
    This is the first time I have used TourRadar and I found them to be very helpful and professional. They responded to my all my queries promptly (considering the time-difference) and it was a pleasant experience booking my trip. This is a great, hassle-free way to organise a holiday. I would happily recommend TourRadar to anyone thinking of traveling!

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Rhine Holiday Markets (Basel to Cologne, 2018)

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

CHF
Franc
Switzerland
Euro
Germany

Plugs & Adapters

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Visa

Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Tick-borne encephalitis
Recommended for Switzerland and Germany. Ideally 6 months before travel.

Policies

Location
Basel is the starting point and Cologne is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $300 to confirm this Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection booking. The remaining balance is then payable 125 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 21 April 2019 the full payment of $3,685 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 125 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $3685 for Rhine Holiday Markets (Basel to Cologne, 2018), but the deposit of $300 is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 450 km.
  • Basel (Switzerland)
  • 115 km
  • Strasbourg (Germany)
  • 113 km
  • Heidelberg (Germany)
  • 73 km
  • Mainz (Germany)
  • 23 km
  • Rudesheim am Rhein (Germany)
  • 49 km
  • Koblenz (Germany)
  • 78 km
  • Cologne (Germany)

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