Cruise along the Rhine – Germany on one side, France on the other on Uniworld Boutique River Cruises’ 8-day sailing of Castles Along the Rhine aboard the River Empress, priced from $4899 per person twin share.
What you get
Includes seven nights’ cruise accommodation in a luxury stateroom, all meals and drinks onboard, excursions, and transfers.
What to do
Discover Alsace, whose dual French and German heritage has given it fabulous food and a wine-making tradition that goes back to the Romans, on this journey between Basel and Amsterdam that takes in medieval castles and cathedrals.
When to go
Departures between March and November with a special on the May 3, 2017 departure, only available for new bookings before February 28 until sold out. uniworld.com, 0800 872 325 or ask your travel agent.