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KD, the White Fleet of the Rhine, is the most experienced river cruise company in the world. With a history going back more than 185 years, KD is the only shipping company to run daily services along the entire stretch of the Rhine between Cologne...more
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Frankenwerft 35, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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All reviews great scenery middle rhine enjoy the scenery rhine cruise hour trip below deck st nicholas trains running lovely trip ticket counter sea life return journey hop on hop few hours several languages before christmas take pictures
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Reviewed December 23, 2018

The Advent afternoon tea cruise along the Rhine was two hours long with live music and St Nicholas there to visit all the children. It was very agreeable, especially with all the German families singing along (words provided). The boat was beautifully decorated and luxurious.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Red_Bus_Zeal
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Great couple of hours on cruise on the Rhine with Christmas carols (join in or not) with excellent singers and musicians. Food and drinks by waitress service at reasonable prices. Communal tables and convivial atmosphere (Don't panic the crew lump the Brits together). Families,kids, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thomas Q
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

First of all let me preface this review with the comment that this review specifically refers to the cruise between Köln and Drachenfells. Ive done other KD cruises before between Koblenz and Wiesbaden that are out of this world and amazing. This is just for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Our W
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

The sight and scenes are beautiful but catering staff is weird! They couldn’t understand English and charged us £20 for 4 coffee even we later checked menu it should have be only £2.40 each so I don’t know if it’s robbing or what else! But...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Well worth taking the boat trip. It takes about an hour and a great way to get a different prospective of the City. Great scenery : helpful staff

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michael T
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I too the KD day cruise from St. Goar to Rudesheim and back. This cruise leaves daily at 10:20 a.m. and returns at about 4:00. The cruising and return times can vary a bit depending on water levels. Our cruise took a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank donalw347
Reviewed September 7, 2018

I did a very nice cruise through the Cologne and it provided some great historical insight about the city. The staff was really helpful and you can buy drinks, cofee and food during the cruise.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank xbotzqc
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We took the KD cruise from Mainz purportedly to Koblenz yesterday. We purchased the trip tickets in the middle of our holiday and, once purchsed, noted that the receipt explicity says you MUST print the ticket and that electronic copies of the receipt will not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank DrAnnieATL
Reviewed August 30, 2018

On a hot August Sunday afternoon in a touristy city like Cologne a trip on a large river boat seemed a great idea and indeed it was. When we bought the tickets at the kiosk the salesman advised us to get to the boarding stage...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful dinner with a 5 star service ln board. The best view of the Köln Cathedral and surroundings. Music was top and drinks were super good. I recommend it 100%!

Date of experience: August 2018
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kennythompson65
January 7, 2019|
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Response from donalw347 | Reviewed this property |
Consult kd rhine online. [TripAdvisor prohibits posting website links.]
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Brittany S
September 11, 2018|
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Response from NM1961 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can hop on and off at different stops. However, watch your time as the ships stop running and you could be stuck over night somewhere or you’ll need to catch a train back to where you want to be.
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Steve I
May 3, 2018|
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Response from Jackie R | Reviewed this property |
The Advent cruise was €16.80 per adult ticket for a two hour cruise.
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