THE RHINE AND HER TRIBUTARIES CRUISE AND STAY From Amsterdam to the Alps From the lowlands to the roof of Europe Enjoy exploring iconic Amsterdam Day 1: UK to Amsterdam Embark Spirit of the Rhine. Day 2: Amsterdam Included excursions: · Amsterdam city tour and canal cruise OR Included Unique Experience: · Amsterdam culinary walking tour. Day 3: Cologne Day 4: Koblenz to Rüdesheim Optional excursions: · Koblenz and Ehrenbreitstein Fortress · Siegfried's Museum of Mechanical Music · Rudesheim wine tasting Day 5: Rüdesheim to Mainz Included excursion: · Heidelberg and castle visit Day 6: Strasbourg Included excursion: · Strasbourg tour and canal cruise Optional excursion: · Obernai, an undiscovered treasure of the Alsace Day 7: Breisach Optional excursions: · Colmar and the Alsace · Lake Titisee Day 8: Basel Disembark Spirit of the Rhine after breakfast. Spend two nights in a locally rated 4-star hotel. Included excursion: · Walking tour of Bern. Day 9: Basel Day 10: Basel to Davos Check out after breakfast. Spend two nights in a locally rated 4-star hotel in Davos. Included excursion: · Lake Lucerne Cruise. Day 11: Davos Day 12: Davos to UK Check out after breakfast. Please note: = Interactive maps and audio headset tours are available for exploring independently at no additional cost. 34 Enjoy exploring beautiful Basel After cruising the Rhine, see the highlights of Switzerland on a four-night tour including time in Lucerne and hotel stays in Basel and Davos Step aboard Saga's brand new luxury ship, Spirit of the Rhine, for a week-long voyage down the river which lent the ship her name before two hotel stays in Switzerland. 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 you disembark your ship in Basel. During a two-night hotel stay in the city you can join an included tour of the capital, Bern, and then transfer via Lucerne to Davos, the highest town in Europe, for the final two nights of your Alpine adventure. Indulge your passion Look who'll be joining you on board... Alastair Stewart OBE Journalist and newscaster August 26, 2021 (Cruise Code: RH251). Jonathan Agnew MBE The BBC's voice of cricket. October 4, 2021 (RH251). Extend your holiday Before your cruise stay two nights at the locally rated 4-star Westcord Fashion Hotel (4Q) with breakfasts included. The hotel has great links to be able to explore at your leisure.