AmaWaterways, Europe's Rivers & Castles from Luxembourg, October 31, 2023

AmaWaterways Rhine 7-day route

Cruising from: Luxembourg City, Luxembourg;

Departure Date: 31 October, 2023;

Cruise Line: AmaWaterways;

Cruise Ship: AmaPrima;

Duration: 7 days;

Ports of Call: Luxembourg, Bernkastel-Kues, Alken, Rudesheim, Wertheim, Wurzburg, Eltmann, Nuremberg;

7-day cruise to Luxembourg, Bernkastel-Kues, Alken, Rudesheim, Wertheim, Wurzburg, Eltmann, Nuremberg on board AmaPrima.

Day 0 Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Luxembourg is the capital city of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and one of the de facto capitals of the European Union. Despite its small size, Luxembourg has a lot to offer - it is very scenic and full of quirky sights and great viewpoints. The Old Town has lots of tunnels, nooks and crannies sheltering some outstanding museums, as well as lively drinking and dining scenes.

Day 1 Bernkastel-Kues, Germany

Bernkastel-Kues is a a state-recognized health resort, well-known winegrowing centre on the river Moselle in Germany. The old town square of Bernkastel-Kues is deemed to be among the most well-preserved in Germany, and still exists much the same way it used to stand several centuries back. The square is lined with rows of gabled, half-timbered houses, the best cafes and restaurants in town, most of which offer traditional German cuisine.

Day 2 Alken, Belgium

Alken, Belgium. Cruising Dutch-Belgian Waterways. Belgium river cruise.

Day 3 Rudesheim, Germany

Rudesheim is a German town in the Rhine Gorge, and part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site in this region. Rudesheim is known for two things: wine and the Rhein (Rhine) river. A historical landmark Drosselgasse is an integral part of the town's past. Rudesheim offers restaurants, cafes, bars, wine stalls, gelaterias, souvenirs shops and hotels. Next to its extensive vineyards, the city's rich cultural and historic background make it one of the most intriguing places to visit in the country.

Day 4 Wertheim, Germany

Wertheim is a town in southwestern Germany. It is located on the confluence of the rivers Tauber and Main. Wertheim is best known for its landmark castle and medieval town centre. High above the town, with an astonishing view over the valleys of Main and Tauber, there is Wertheim Castle which is the landmark of the town. The St. Kilian's Chapel from the late gothic epoque is considered to be one of the finest gothic chapels in Germany. Wertheim Glass Museum is the only glass museum in Baden-Wuerttemberg. It shows glass manufacture from ancient time up to the industrial glass production.

Day 5 Wurzburg, Germany

Wurzburg, a city in the region of Franconia, is located on the Main River. The city itself is set in a beautiful hilly location on a river and possesses a wealth of history. One of the city's most important sites is the Fortress Marienberg, a castle on a hill across the Old Main Bridge, that overlooks the whole town area as well as the surrounding countryside. Another significant point-of-interest is the Wurzburg Residenz, a vast compound on the eastern edge of the town. Wurzburg is also smack in the middle of one of Germany's biggest wine-producing areas and has superb connections to other parts of the country.

Day 6 Eltmann, Germany

Eltmann is a 5256-person town west of Bamberg. Dippach, Eschenbach, Limbach, Lembach, Rosstadt, and Weissbrunn, as well as an industrial district, make up the town proper and its surrounding districts. Eltmann is located within the Steigerwald Naturpark.

Day 7 Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg is the second-largest city in Bavaria and the unofficial capital of Franconia. Beautiful German, medieval Old Town is home to a 1000 year-old castle. The Imperial Castle in Nuremberg was one of the most important fortified imperial palaces of the old Holy Roman Empire., Nuremberg is also famous for its bratwurst and Franconian beer.

Enjoy magnificent scenery and unique experiences on this Rhine river cruise with AmaWaterways. Sail with AmaWaterways from Luxembourg City to Rhine on board AmaPrima. Discover the best of Luxembourg, Germany, Belgium on this Rhine cruise and discover amazing Luxembourg, Bernkastel-Kues, Alken, Rudesheim, Wertheim, Wurzburg, Eltmann, Nuremberg. AmaPrima leaving Luxembourg, Luxembourg for 7 day from October 31, 2023.

Rhine River cruise October 2023

Port order and/or content may vary, please check specific sailing date for details at AmaWaterways website. Port arrival and departure times are approximate and subject to change without notice. For more information please visit the AmaWaterways website.