Voyage through the Netherlands and Germany
This journey provides a window into some of the historic eras and events that have shaped northern Europe. Cruise through the Middle Rhine Valley, lined with dozens of medieval castles, and take walking tours of castles and cobbled streets. Marvel at the soaring carved interiors and stained-glass windows of Cologne’s iconic Gothic cathedral, and sample the local beers. Stop in Remagen, historically known for the Battle of Ludendorff Bridge, and Nijmegen for a guided visit to the Overloon War and Resistance Museum. Spend a full day enjoying the delightful Golden Age city of Amsterdam, including a canal boat tour. Hear the echoes of history on this 8-day itinerary.
Below is a sampling of ports, excursions and attractions that are featured on this Viking cruise.
This journey through the Middle Rhine Valley provides a window into historic eras and events that have shaped northern Europe.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Capital of The Netherlands, Amsterdam is renowned for its museums, colorful gardens, abundance of bicycles and endless canals.
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Known as the oldest city of the Netherlands, Nijmegen flourished under Charlemagne, and later became a free imperial city and a member of the Hanseatic League.
Cologne & Remagen, Germany
An intriguing mix of old and new, Cologne reveals its Roman heritage in the city layout and ancient ruins that lie scattered through the town.
Braubach & Rüdesheim, Germany
This charming little town lies just above Koblenz on the Rhine River.
The city today is an attractive blend of old and new, with landmarks like the Gothic St. Bartholomew’s Cathedral, St. Paul’s Church and the Archaeological Garden.
Cruise Itinerary For Amsterdam to Frankfurt
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