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Romantic Rhine Valley River Cruise

Romantic Rhine Valley River Cruise

See the spectacular sights and sounds of Germany & France cruising through the Rhine Valley on the All Inclusive MS Lafayette with excursions to Drosselgasse, Koblenz, Mainz & Heidelberg the city of Romantics

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Explore the Romantic River Rhine and the famous Rock of the Lorelei cruising through Germany and France on MS Lafayette. Unearth the beautiful vineyeards and sample the selection of amazing wines created or walk along the famous little streets of Drosselgasse and embrace yourself in the joyful atmosphere and Rhineland Bands. There is also time to enjoy the Gutenberg museum and experience the elegant gala evening.


Your Holiday Includes


  • Coach Transfers

  • Courier/Driver on board

  • One local boarding point

  • ALL Food & Drink

  • Full Board Package

  • Headsets are included for excursions

  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening  - Welcome cocktail

  • Onboard activities


  • Optional Excursions (All included in Package Price):

    • Rudesheim  and its Drosselgasse

    • Koblenz and the charm of the old town

    • Mainz  and the Gutenberg museum

    • Heidelberg, the city of the Romantics


 Not included: Spirits not included on board

Tuesday 9th

Coach departs from our Depot in Henley at approximately 05.30 hours to Dover for the cross channel ferry sailing to Calais. Then on to Epernay for an overnight stay.

Wednesday 10th

Strasbourg - Passengers are welcome to board the ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, an introduction of the crew and a welcome cocktail will be provided. Join us for a tour by river boat through old Strasbourg by night (Price included in package).

Thursday 11th

Rudesheim - The morning will be spent cruising. Join us for the optional excursions proposed:
Touristic train, tasting of wines and visit of the museum of mechanical music (Price included in package).
Free evening in the famous Drosselgasse, the little street famous worldwide for joyful atmosphere and Rhineland bands.

Friday 12th

Rudesheim - Koblenz - The morning will be spent cruising. Join us for a tour to explore old Koblenz in the company of our hostess.

Saturday 13th

Koblenz - Mainz - The morning will be spent cruising. Join us for the optional afternoon excursions proposed:
Guided visit of Mainz and the Gutenberg Museum (Price included in package).

Sunday 14th

Mainz - Mannheim - The morning will be spent cruising. Join us on a guided visit of Heidelberg (Price included in package). Tonight is our gala evening and dinner.

Monday 15th

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast before disembarking at 9:00 a.m and continuing our onward journey home. Ferry Calais to Dover then make our return to Henley. Arrive back at approx 23.00 hours.

Your Cruise Ship


MS Lafayette

MS Lafayette cruises at 90 metres long by 10 metres wide with a total capacity of 82 passengers. It was renovated just recently in 2014 and boasts 14 cabins on its upper deck and 29 cabins on its main deck with morning fitness classes available, a chance to unwind on its beautiful sun deck, an elegant restaurant located on the upper deck with a panoramic view across the ship.


Ammenities in all Cabins – TV, Telephone (for internal calls only), Safe, Independant air-conditioning, Electricity 220V, Wi-Fi



Located on the upper deck, the restaurant is where all meals are served during your cruise. It seats all guests at tables which vary in size with a panoramic view. The atmosphere is casual but elegant.


River Cruise Vessel: MS Lafayette – ( 5 Anchor/Premier Vessel – 3 Decks)

Sun Deck (No Cabins) – Upper Deck – Main Deck

No Lift on Board Boat



























UPPER DECK – 14 Cabins

  • 11 double cabins

  • 2 single cabins

  • 1 cabin for people with reduced mobility























MAIN  DECK  - 29 Cabins

  • 24 double cabins

  • 3 double cabins with king size beds

  • 2 single cabins

























  • TV

  • Restaurant

  • Bar/Lounge

  • Telephone (for internal calls only)

  • Safe

  • Independent Air Conditioning

  • Electricity 220v

  • Wi-Fi


Duration, Departure Dates & Cabin Prices


7 Day River Cruise Holiday

Tuesday 9 - Monday 15 October 2018


DEPARTURE & RETURN TIMINGS – Still to be advised


Price (Per Person)







DEPOSITS – £250 Per Person


  • This Cruise is protected through our membership of ABTOT (Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust).




All Excursions are ‘optional’ but are included in the package price – They can be taken at the customers discretion but it would be very useful if tick-boxes were added for all excursions so that Croisieurope have advance knowledge of potential numbers. There is a possibility that some excursions may not be available unless pre-booked.


On Board Vessel: All Meals included – DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at on-board bar


The Only Supplements that apply are: Upper Deck Cabins £135 per person

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Henley-in-Arden Park&Ride Park & Ride at Johnsons Depot
Liveridge House, Liveridge Hill, Henley in Arden

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