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Sounds of the 60s on the Rhine: Cologne

Sounds of the 60s on the Rhine: Cologne

The Rhine and her Tributaries

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  • A glass of wine All Inclusive

Sail the Rhine to the sounds of live 60s music

See the most scenic stretches of the Rhine river, its banks cloaked in a patchwork of vineyards. Explore historic cities, taste and compare local wines and enjoy live 60s music every night throughout this exuberant cruise.


A car with a tickVIP door-to-door travel service from anywhere on the UK mainland

Hands shaking Included travel insurance

Dinner plate 14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 5 dinners

Cocktail Free bar on board open 12 hours a day

Cocktail Wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner

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  • Return coach travel via Eurotunnel or ferry
  • Captain’s dinner and drinks reception
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board
  • Entertainment and activities on the ship
  • Return flights and transfers

The free bar on board is open from 12pm to midnight, serving non-branded alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.

HeadphonesInteractive maps and audio headsets for independent exploration

View Full Itinerary

Day 1 UK to Cologne

Views across Cologne with Cologne Cathedral and the Rhine

Travel by coach from Folkestone, via Eurotunnel or ferry to Cologne and embark Rex Rheni.

Cruise overnight towards Bonn.

Cologne North Rhine-Westphalia Rhineland Germany Europe

Day 2 Bonn 🎧

Bonn, Germany

This morning an optional excursion reveals the world’s highest cold-water geyser at Andernach.

Spend the afternoon in the former West German capital of Bonn, where an optional excursion is a great way to explore the main sights and to visit the birthplace of the legendary Beethoven.

Tonight you’ll enjoy your first evening of 60s music live.

Bonn North Rhine-Westphalia Rhineland Germany Europe

Day 3 Bonn to Koblenz 🎧

Rhine and Moselle at Koblenz

Depart Bonn at breakfast time and sail through the morning to Koblenz, where you arrive early afternoon and moor overnight.

Koblenz is set at the point where the Rhine and Moselle flow together. It’s known as 'Deutsches Eck' or German Corner and features a huge statue of Kaiser Wilhelm l. Glowering on the right bank is the imposing Festung Ehrenbreitstein, a citadel built by the Prussians.

You might like to join an optional tour of the town and castle this afternoon.

Relax to more 60s tunes on board your ship this evening.

Koblenz Rhineland-Palatinate Rhineland Germany Europe

Day 4 Koblenz to Rüdesheim

Ruedesheim, Germany

Rex Rheni sets sail before breakfast and cruises one of the most picturesque sections of the middle Rhine.

Arrive in Rüdesheim, a charming wine town, this afternoon and moor here overnight.

Perhaps join an optional excursion to Siegfried's Museum of Mechanical Music, a whimsical display of self-playing instruments or sample local produce on an optional wine tasting excursion.

Return to your ship in time to enjoy an evening of music.

Rüdesheim Rhineland-Palatinate Rhineland Germany Europe

Day 5 Rüdesheim to Cologne to Arnhem

Cathedral and St Martin Church, Cologne

Sail from Rüdesheim early this morning and, after a lunchtime arrival, spend the afternoon in Cologne.

See some of the historic highlights during an optional tour of the city. Tonight you can let yourself go during the band’s final performance.

Your ship sails through the evening to Arnhem for an overnight mooring.

Arnhem Netherlands Europe

Day 6 Arnhem to UK

Disembark Rex Rheni after breakfast, and begin your return journey to the UK.


Sounds of the 60s on the Rhine: Cologne

The Rhine and her Tributaries