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The Great Rivers of Europe Cruise

July 30, 2023 - August 14, 2023

Cruise in a group of 38-45 aboard the Grand Circle Cruise Line’s privately owned 140- to 162-passenger ships.

The Netherlands: Amsterdam | Germany: Cologne, Koblenz, Rüdesheim, Heidelberg, Wertheim, Würzburg, Bamberg, Nuremberg, Regensburg, Passau | Austria: Melk, Vienna

Please note, this is a “Performance Tour,” so there will be times for rehearsals and concerts at various locations.

16 days from $5,895 (with international airfare from Dulles)
15 days from $4,395 (river cruise only)
Day 1 | Depart U.S.
Day 2-3 | Vienna (embark ship) (included tour)
Day 4 | Melk (included tour)
Day 5 | Passau (included tour)
Day 6-7 | Regensburg (included tour) • Kelheim
Day 8 | Nuremberg (included tour)
Day 9 | Bamberg (included tour)
Day 10 | Würzsburg (optional tour: Rothenburg)
Day 11 | Wertheim (included tour)
Day 12 | Frankfurt • Heidelberg (included tour) • Rüdesheim
Day 13 | Rüdesheim • Koblenz (included tour)
Day 14 | Cologne (included tour)
Day 15 | Amsterdam (included tour)
Day 16 | Return to U.S. (disembark ship)


Watch this informational Zoom session from Grand Circle Travel for more information on the Great Rivers of Europe Tour!


  • International airfare, airport transfers, government taxes, fees, and airline fuel surcharges, unless you make your own air arrangements.
  • Accommodations for 14 nights aboard a private river ship with wireless Internet access in all common areas and cabins
  • ALL meals: 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 14 dinners—including 2 meals in local restaurants—plus all onboard house beer, wine, and soft drinks
  • 12 included tours with personal headsets and six Exclusive Discovery Series events: Gender Equality in the Netherlands conversation; German Politics conversation; German lesson; Glassblowing demonstration; Home-Hosted Kaffeeklatsch; Rhine-Main-Danube Canal transit & conversation
  • Local Program Directors, a Grand Circle Cruise Line exclusive: Our dedicated experts are with you and your group of 38-45 travelers from beginning to end to provide an insider’s knowledge and perspective
  • Gratuities for local guides and motorcoach drivers
  • All port charges
  • Baggage handling for one piece of luggage per person, including tips
  • 5% Frequent Traveler Credit toward your next trip


  1. The deadline for travelers to sign up for the trip is typically 60 days prior to departure. Final payment is due 90 days prior to departure. 
  2. Grand Circle Tours’ cancellation policy: travelers can cancel for a full refund up until 90 days prior to departure. There are cancellation fees for anyone that cancels after that date. See the link to their cancellation policy for more information:

For Reservations & Information: 1 (800) 221-2610

Please mention this code when booking: G3-23919


July 30, 2023
August 14, 2023
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