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Rhine, Moselle & Saar 3-river tour

August 07 - 14 / 2021

Departure date: 07 august 2021
Average biking distance per day 25 to 55 KM

Highlights

Bike, Barge & Cruise the Mighty ‘father’ Rhine, charming ‘daughter’ Moselle and beautiful Saar rivers. Explore the city of Cologne – See the Roman cities Andernach & Trier – Visit the charming ‘black cat’ town Zell – famous Bernkastel – Little Venice Saarburg. Cruise along ‘the mighty Rhine’ – the Moselle with its vineyards – the Saar surrounded by mountains. Bike along these rivers and enjoy an included wine tasting at the well-known winery ‘Storck’.

*the minimum number of participants for this trip is 14

Rhine, Moselle & Saar 3-river tour
Departure port: Cologne Destination: Saarburg Travel time: 8 days Countries: Germany Average biking distance per day: 25 to 55 KM
Bike, Barge & Cruise the Mighty ‘father’ Rhine, charming ‘daughter’ Moselle & beautiful Saar rivers. Mountains, vineyards, grapes & wines! Incl. Wine tasting at winery Storck.
€ 1.635,- p.p.
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5 cabin(s) available

Day-to-day itinerary

Day 1 (Sat): Cologne

Check in: 3:30 PM – 4 PM we will offer a welcome drink and introduce the crew. Also we inform you about the tour, the ship and give you a safety briefing. After dinner there is time for a city walk through the city.

Day 2 (Sun): Cologne – Bonn - Andernach. Bike tour approx. 45 KM
Day 3 (Mon): Andernach - Koblenz. Bike tour approx. 30 KM
Day 4 (Tue): Koblenz – Alken – Cochem. Bike tour approx. 40 KM
Day 5 (Wed): Cochem – Zell – Traben Trarbach. Bike tour approx. 40 KM
Day 6 (Thu): Traben-Trarbach - Bernkastel Kues – Mehring - Trier. Bike tour approx. 45 KM
Day 7 (Fri): Trier – Saarburg. Bike tour approx. 25 or 55 KM
Day 8 (Sat): Saarburg

Your bike & barge cruise includes:

  • 7 nights onboard Merlijn
  • welcome drink
  • daily cleaning of your cabin
  • supply of bedding, towels, facial tissues, soap
  • culinary care: 7x breakfast buffet, 6x packed lunches and 6x 3 course dinners
  • coffee, tea, hot chocolate and ice water
  • service of a tour guide
  • daily information of the trip on the next day
  • use of 27-speed bicycle, including a bike bag, towel and helmet
  • we will provide you with your own water bottle
  • canal, bridge & harbour fees
  • entrance to the castle of Eltz
  • wine tasting in Traben-Trarbach at Storck

Your bike & barge cruise doesn’t includes:

  • one dinner
  • drinks other than mentioned
  • excursions other than mentioned
  • inbound and outbound journey
  • city maps (though a few are available on board)
  • bike maps
  • insurance
  • gratuities

For your comfort we rent electric bikes € 30 each per day, reservations ahead are advisable.

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14 july 2019

Malchin - Berlin 'Premium Amazone of the north"

Dear Coen & Christina, Thanks for making our second tour even better than our first, an amazing accomplishment! Greatly appreciated your sharing of your home, and you certainly made our entire group feel like members of your extended family; you truly love what you do and it shows. Your crew and our guide was prepared for every contingency and assured that we had "smooth sailing" through out our visit and journey. The meals and sack lunches prepared were absolutely fantastic! We are looking forward to booking our third tour in the very near future, keep up the good work you two, and we'll visit with you again soon. Kind Regards, Brad and Gwen Hontz