You are most welcome to come on board from 17:00 onwards. At about 19:00 we start the engines and head for Düsseldorf where we will arrive tomorrow morning. After dinner you can become acquainted with your fellow passengers in the lounge.
Düsseldorf - Bonn
In the morning you have the opportunity to explore Düsseldorf. The Altstadt shows you the old part of Düsseldorf, while the Medienhafen introduces you to modern architecture. A city walk (*) is the ideal way to discover all the specialties this city has to offer. During lunch we continue our journey to Bonn. In the lounge you can enjoy a delicious High Tea this afternoon.
Bonn – Königswinter - Andernach
We will stay in Bonn, the former capital of West Germany, until noon. After a pleasant stay in this interesting city, we continue to Königswinter. This wine town on the Rhine is best known for the Drachenfels castle high above the city. The ruin can be reached by rack railway. The next and last destination for today is Andernach.. A number of medieval buildings have been preserved in the attractive city centre, such as the ‘Stadtburg’, a section of the city wall including the Koblenz Gate, the Rhine Gate, and the Round Tower.
Andernach - Cochem
At Koblenz we leave the Rhine and enter the beautiful Moselle valley. We enjoy a day of sailing between the beautiful, steep, vine-covered mountain slopes. Cochem is a typical Moselle town and has a beautiful old inner city with its timbered houses. The romantic ‘Reichsburg’ stands out high above the city. The little Moselle train will be waiting by the ship for a short tour to the city centre(*). Here you can stroll to the beautiful streets of Cochem. The many souvenir shops in the narrow streets of the city centre alternate with cosy ‘Weinstubes’. You will have the afternoon and evening to spend in this location.
Cochem - Boppard
Our destination today, Boppard, is located in the middle of a large bend in the Rhine, also called the ‘Bopparder Hamm’. It is one of the largest wine-growing regions along the Rhine. The long Rhine promenade will take you to the centre of this tourist town. It is also possible to take the funicular railway to the outlook on the hilltop. Don’t forget to bring your camera for you will certainly want to immortalise the magnificent panorama of the Vierseenblick (four lakes view).
Boppard - Cologne - Düsseldorf
On our return trip to Cologne you can enjoy the beautiful surroundings again. This afternoon you have the opportunity to explore Cologne. You can also choose to participate in an excursion (*) through the cathedral city. At the beginning of the evening, the captain will invite you to the Farewell Dinner. While you are having dinner, we will cruise further downstream to Düsseldorf where we will spend the night.
Düsseldorf - Arnhem
Unfortunately, the last day has already begun. To conclude, we have prepared a magnificent Champagne Brunch for you. As soon as we arrive in Arnhem at 11:00 we will say goodbye to you. We hope to see you again and wish you a safe journey home.
Various excursion opportunities
Live entertainment three times