The Experience

Cruise in luxury through scenic Holland and Germany on the Rhine and Main Rivers and the Main-Danube Canal Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers to explore a world of medieval alleyways, picturesque vineyards and magnificent castles. Day 1: ARRIVE IN AMSTERDAM, HOLLAND
Arrive in Amsterdam and meet your A&K representative for transfer to your hotel. This evening, join your A&K Tour Director for a welcome dinner.

NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky | Meals: D
Day 2: VOLENDAM & EDAM / ,╦ťAmadeus Brilliant”
Drive to Volendam beside the Zuiderzee to experience its picturesque waterfront and charismatic residents. After lunch, continue to Edam to enjoy a cheese tasting. Then, return to Amsterdam to board modern, stylish ,╦ťAmadeus Brilliant” with priority embarkation arranged. Gather for welcome cocktails prior to dinner.

‘Amadeus Brilliant’ | Meals: B L D
Day 3: AMSTERDAM & NIJMEGAN / Historic Canals
Tour Amsterdam, viewing the Royal Palace and Nieuwe Kerk (New Church), board a canal boat for an excursion through the city’s historic 17th-century canal district, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later, back aboard ,╦ťAmadeus Brilliant” cruise through the flat polder landscape of southern Holland. This evening, enjoy a private pre-dinner cocktail party in the ship’s Amadeus Club, hosted by your A&K Tour Director.

‘Amadeus Brilliant’ | Meals: B L D
Day 4: COLOGNE, GERMANY / The Great Cathedral
Dock at Cologne by mid-afternoon. Choose an optional walking tour of the city, including its landmark 13th-century cathedral, or explore on your own.

‘Amadeus Brilliant’ | Meals: B L D
Day 5: RADESHEIM / Along The Scenic Rhine
Arrive in Koblenz, where the Rhine and Moselle Rivers meet. Explore on your own or join the optional walking tour. Cruise the picturesque Rhine, passing hilltop castles, terraced vineyards and attractive villages. In Radesheim, embark on an optional walking tour, which includes Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Museum, or explore independently.

‘Amadeus Brilliant’ | Meals: B L D
Day 6: MILTENBERG, BAVARIA / Half-Timbered Houses
In the early afternoon, arrive at Miltenberg for a walking tour along the narrow cobbled streets with their gabled, half-timbered houses. Continue to Wertheim and explore its old town center on foot before re-boarding the ship.

‘Amadeus Brilliant’ | Meals: B L D
Day 7: WORZBURG / An Exclusive
In Worzburg, embark on an exclusive Onshore Connection to Kloster Bronnbach, a former Cistercian monastery, for a tasting in its own wine cellar. After lunch aboard ship, choose an optional excursion to Rothenburg. Tonight, the captain hosts a gala dinner.

‘Amadeus Brilliant’ | Meals: B L D
Day 8: BAMBURG / Gothic Cathedral
Arrive in Bamberg after lunch. Enjoy a walking tour of the old quarter to view the Gothic cathedral and curious town hall (Altes Rathaus), perched on a bridge above the River Regnitz. Cruise to Nuremberg overnight.

‘Amadeus Brilliant’ | Meals: B L D
Day 9: NUREMBERG & MUNICH / Art Bunker Tour
After breakfast in Nuremberg, disembark to privately tour a World War II art bunker, built to conserve irreplaceable art treasures for future generations. After lunch at a local restaurant, transfer to your hotel in Munich, the capital of Bavaria. Gather for a farewell dinner this evening.

Hotel Torbrau | Meals: B L D
Depart for the airport and your return flight home.

Meals: B

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