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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’.

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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12 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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05 june 2017

Berlin/Spandau to Malchin,  May 20th - 27th 2017

Dearest friends of Merlijn,

We knew we were "in goede handen" the moment we walked on board...... Zelfs het weer heb je goed verzorgd :)

You took care of us so well on so many levels in so many ways!
We love you!