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Address: Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Phone Number: 17026485873
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Great views of Castles, Villages and Vineyards

We sailed down the Rhine Valley on a river cruise. When we first entered the valley it was foggy so we had glimpses of the castles up in the fog but it was still magical. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We sailed down the Rhine Valley on a river cruise. When we first entered the valley it was foggy so we had glimpses of the castles up in the fog but it was still magical. The further we went the more spectacular the valley came with the castles becoming clearer perched up on the top of cliffs and hills. The... More 

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Mount Holly, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In 1983 we took a KD cruise from Bingen to Koblenz and it was wonderful. This year we took an Avalon River Cruise from Amsterdam to Basel. We cruised through the Rhine Valley and it was and is as beautiful as it was in 1983. With the 33 castles and beautiful scenery it is well worth seeing especially by boat.... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a Viking River Cruise and one afternoon was spent on a slow cruise down the most interesting part of the Rhine Valley looking at all the wonderful castles. Recommend you put this in your plans if you are a fan of castles as we are.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just finished the Rhine leg of our Uniworld Ultimate European cruise. Absolutely fantastic. The scenery and the villages visited are truly magical. Mixed age group on board while no young couples on board. I think they would love it if they tried. A great way to explore this part of the world.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

We sailed the Rhine Valley downstream on Avalon Waterways ship on a bright, sunny day and were able to enjoy fabulous views of the castles and picturesque towns and vineyards along the shores. The photos we took are stunning, telephoto lens required for best results.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

I have travelled the Rhine gorge twice now: most recently being in spring by river cruise whereas the previous time was autumn on a day trip by train/KD Lines out of Frankfurt. On both occasions the day was somewhat bleak and squally with temperatures not exceeding 10 degrees. On both occasions I spent a lot of time freezing on-deck but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

The Rhine river was one of the rivers we travelled along on our Amsterdam to Budapest river cruise in May 2016 with Scenic. The Rhine always had something of interest to see - picturesque scenery with many dotted villages nestled alongside the river banks with hills of terraced vineyards behind them. However, we never saw any agricultural activity during that... More 

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

A long section of the Rhine, probably the most attractive, with many picturesque riverside towns and featuring a number of castles whose original inhabitants took tolls from passing river traffic. Part of a cruise but worth a visit regardless.

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New Providence, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

It is a very nice day trip to cruise down the Rhine river. As you are cruising you will see a variety of castles and vineyards all along the way.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

A cruise down the Rhine gorge is enchanting with it's lovely castles churches and geology (there's a lot of geology)

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