Christmas on the Rhine : Basel to Amsterdam

'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

    Your Stateroom Includes:

  • River-view stateroom
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Queen-size Viking Explorer Bed (optional twin-bed configuration) with luxury linens & pillows
  • Private bathroom with shower, heated floor & anti-fog mirror
  • Premium Freyja toiletries
  • Plush 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
  • Individual climate control
  • *All amenities on board Viking Longships; amenities vary on other ships.

    Day by Day

    Day 1 - Basel, Switzerland


    Explore this multicultural city's highlights and shop for gifts at the Christmas market.

    Day 2 - Breisach, Germany


    Wander the stalls of the Weinachtsmarkt, brimming with tasty treats and festive handicrafts.

    Day 3 - Strasbourg, France


    Enjoy hearty warming Alsatian fare from a range of artisanal producers.

    Day 4 - Mannheim, Germany


    Shop for delightful gifts from around the world; jewelry from Asia or crafts from Africa.

    Day 5 - Scenic Sailing: Middle Rhine


    Sail past hilltop castles along the Middle Rhine, a UNESCO Site, and look for Lorelei Rock.

    Day 6 - Cologne, Germany


    Explore Cologne's seasonal holiday markets and shop for colorful gifts, arts and crafts.

    Day 7 - Scenic Sailing: Waal & Merwede


    Admire the scenery and sail along the network of Holland's canals and waterways.

    Day 8 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands


    Take a journey along Amsterdam's network of canals or browse one of the city's museums.

  • Call (972) 270-2213 for more information or to book today! Mention code 18035490

    Cruise Line
    Viking River Cruises
    Offer
    Offer valid through 6/30/2024
    Duration
    8 Days
    Cruise Ship
    Viking Tialfi

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    DayPortArriveDepart
    Day 1Basel  
    Day 2Breisach  
    Day 3Strasbourg  
    Day 4Mannheim  
    Day 5Scenic Sailing: Middle Rhine  
    Day 6Cologne  
    Day 7Scenic Sailing: Waal & Merwede  
    Day 8Amsterdam  
    Dates/Pricing

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    DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
    11/30/2024Viking TialfiQuote
    12/14/2024Viking TialfiQuote
    11/29/2025Viking TialfiQuote
    12/13/2025Viking TialfiQuote

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