Join a seven-night Moselle cruise aboard the newly renovated Princesse Royal to experience the historical, architectural, and cultural treasures of Germany, Luxembourg, and France. Lined with storybook castles, magnificent churches, natural wonders, and colorful villages, the landscapes along the river Moselle are magical in their beauty. Once inhabited by the ancient Romans, the region boasts splendid ruins and a rich wine heritage dating back more than 2,000 years. On this marvelous river voyage, step off to admire hilltop castles, magnificent mosaics in a Roman villa, stately cathedrals, and other postcard-worthy sites in the company of local historians. Along the way, enjoy private tours and tastings at picturesque vineyards and wine cooperatives, where you will sample the region's highly acclaimed local vintages, known for their intense fruity notes and high acidity. You will never forget this leisurely river voyage along the beautiful Moselle, which will excite all the senses. Conclude in France, where a highlight will be a special tour of the spellbinding Cathedrale Saint Etienne de Metz, the third-largest Gothic church in the country.
Schedule by Day
- June 24: Departure
- June 25: Cochem, Germany / Embark Princesse Royal
- June 26: Zell
- June 27: Bernkastel-Kues
- June 28: Newmagen / Schweich / Trier
- June 29: Saarburg
- June 30: Reimich, Luxembourg
- July 1: Schengen / Thionville, France
- July 2: Metz / Disembark / Return
- To be Announced
- Seven nights aboard Princesse Royal
- To be announced
Busy pacing may include multiple hotel changes plus internal flights or long drives. May involve exposure to the outdoors, full days of touring, and walking up to two hours.