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River Cruise
River Cruise

Castles and Vineyards of the Rhine

The Rhine and her Tributaries

2 passengers
  • VIP travel service included on selected European tours VIP on selected river cruises
  • Full Board Full board

Experience the best of the Rhine

Step aboard Saga’s brand new luxury ship, Spirit of the Rhine, for her first 7-night voyage down the river which lent the ship her name. Your cruise begins in Amsterdam where you can look forward to an included city tour and canal cruise to see the highlights, or alternatively enjoy a walking tour themed around delightful Dutch food.

Set off bound for Germany where you can explore historic cities like Cologne and Koblenz and raise a glass in the pretty wine town of Rudesheim. Another included excursion visits stately Heidelberg before you cruise into France to explore Strasbourg’s delightful cobbled streets and picturesque half-timbered houses on an included guided tour and canal cruise. Return to Germany to spend the day in Breisach before your journey concludes in Basel…


Hands shaking Included travel insurance

Dinner plate20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 7 dinners

CocktailWine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner

PersonSaga Team

Plus, all this...

  • Drinks reception and Captain’s dinner
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board
  • All gratuities on board
  • Return flights and transfers

MapIncluded Excursions

  • Amsterdam city tour and canal cruise OR Amsterdam Culinary Walking Tour
  • Heidelberg and Castle visit
  • Strasbourg tour and canal cruise

HeadphonesInteractive maps and audio headsets for independent exploration

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For information on regional departures, please call our Sales team on 0800 096 2032.

Journalist and newscaster Alastair Stewart OBE
will join the August 26, 2021 departure to deliver a series of talks.

Alastair has presented all of ITN’s main news programmes at one time or other and also fronted Channel 4 News. He has served as Washington correspondent, reported on the Gulf War and the 2003 Iraq War, anchored the ITV coverage of General Elections, Royal Weddings. The former Royal TV Society’s Presenter of the Year was awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in 2006 for his services to broadcasting and charity work.

Alastair Stewart OBE

BBC’s voice of cricket Jonathan Agnew MBE
will join the October 4, 2021 departure.

The former Leicestershire and England fast bowler – commonly known as Aggers – is best-known for his work in the commentary box and was awarded an MBE in the 2017 New Year’s Honours for his services to broadcasting. During your cruise, the mainstay of Test Match Special will no doubt preview the Ashes series between Australia and England which begins Down Under the following month.

Jonathan Agnew MBE

🎧 Interactive maps and audio headset tours available for exploring independently in Amsterdam, Cologne, Koblenz, Rüdesheim, Mainz, Strasbourg and Breisach.

Some of the highlights may only be seen on optional excursions at an additional cost, or by exploring independently.

Castles and Vineyards of the Rhine

The Rhine and her Tributaries

2 passengers