Beethoven Cruise on the Rhine

Holiday Details

Amsterdam →  Basel 27th Oct 2020
London Heathrow 7 nights
Amadeus River Cruises £2,401.00

Beethoven Cruise on the Rhine

Embark on a voyage of music along the Rhine in this Beethoven year, celebrating the 250th anniversary of the birth of the world-renown composer – Ludwig van Beethoven. Enjoy the picturesque Rhine river as we make our way from Amsterdam on the North Sea, through the beautiful scenery of the Middle Rhine Valley and down river to Basel in Switzerland. Accompanied by the dazzling sound of exclusive concerts both onboard and on shore.

The carefully curated program features a concert in the monumental Dominicus Church in Amsterdam, a visit to Beethoven’s house in Bonn with an exclusive piano concert during the anniversary year of his birth, and an organ recital in the famous St. Thomas’s church in Strasbourg. Gain surprising insight into the sound and thoughts of Beethoven as virtuoso musicians take you on a musical journey through a treasured repertoire of Classical Music. Enjoy a feast for the eyes, ears and soul during our special Classical Music on the Rhine.

 

 

 

Inclusions

  • Large, outside river-view staterooms, most with French balconies or walk-out balconies
  • Return flights from London and non-UK transfers (regional flights, rail and door-to-door pick up available on request)
  • Selected musical highlights and excursions as listed in the program
  • Introductory onboard talks on the composers and their works by the renowned British author and fourtime Emmy winner Hr. Humprey Burton
  • Free-flowing red & white wines from Europe’s famous wine regions, beer & soft drinks
    with every lunch and dinner onboard
  • Gourmet dining onboard
  • Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner and Captain’s Gala Dinner
  • Services of an experienced English-speaking onboard Cruise Director
  • 24 hour coffee station​
  • All onboard entertainment including talks, cooking demonstrations, musical performances and nightly piano music
  • Bottled water in every stateroom
  • In-stateroom infotainment center
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi onboard
  • Complimentary use of onboard bicycles
  • Complimentary state-of-the-art audio headsets for optional excursions
  • All local taxes & port charges included

Regional flights are available please call 01670 829922 for more information

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