Spend 10 days amidst the timeless elegance of Paris and the breathtaking scenery along the Rhine, Main and Moselle Rivers. Take a guided tour of the French capital to see some of its historic locations, then spend some time exploring its neighborhoods, museums and cafés. Scenic cruising takes you to the heart of smaller European towns like Trier, Rüdesheim and Cochem, where there is so much to discover, right through the Rhine Valley, famous for its many riverside castles. Stop in Strasbourg, the perfect marriage of French and German cultures (and cuisines), and explore the market squares of Basel’s charming Old Town area. This cruisetour is a joyful rhapsody!
Below is a sampling of ports, excursions and attractions that are featured on this Viking cruise.
Spend 10 days amidst the timeless elegance of Paris and the breathtaking scenery along the Rhine, Main and Moselle Rivers.
Located along the Rhine River, Basel sits at the point where French, German and Swiss borders meet, marking the gateway to the Swiss Rhineland.
The multicultural city of Strasbourg exhibits both French and German influences due to its location along the Rhine River at the border of both countries.
Perched on a hilltop above the city and the Moselle River, the 1,000-year-old Cochem Castle is the city’s signature landmark.
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
The history of Luxembourg City dates back to the Roman era, when it was a Roman fortress; it was later the site of a Frankish count’s castle during the early Middle Ages.
Paris’s cultural and historic significance is evident in its many noted landmarks, including the Eiffel Tower, the Montmartre art district, the Louvre and the commemorative Arc de Triomphe.
Cruise Itinerary For Basel to Paris
View the itinerary for the Rhine Rhapsody cruise, traveling from Basel to Paris. For additional details, browse the complete itinerary.