Discover the timeless beauty of the Rhine River on a fascinating cruise through Holland, Germany and France. Aboard the elegant, first-class Amadeus Silver III, unpack once and then step right into the heart of some of Europe's most historic and beautiful cities. Glide along Amsterdam's picturesque canals and see the Anne Frank House. Witness Kolner Dom, Cologne's awe-inspiring Gothic cathedral, and sail through the spellbinding Rhine Valley with its forested hills crowned by castles. Enjoy Strasbourg's exquisite old town, lined with half-timbered homes along narrow canals, plus explorations in other medieval river towns. At many destinations, choose from a selection of engaging excursions that deliver unique local experiences. Throughout your journey, learn more about the region's art, history and culture from expert guides and lecturers. This exclusively chartered, seven-night cruise includes the services of a professional Travel Director, a generous meal plan and wine and beer with lunch and dinner.
Day 1: Depart for Zurich, Switzerland
Day 2: Zurich, Switzerland / Basel / Embark MS Amadeus Silver III
Day 3: Basel / Breisach, Germay
Day 4: Breisach / Strasbourg, France
Day 5: Strasbourg / Speyer, Germany
Day 6: Oberwesel / Rhine Gorge
Day 7: Cologne
Day 8: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Day 9: Amsterdam / Depart for Gateway city
Optional two night pre-cruise: Interlaken, Switzerland
Optional two night post-cruise: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
**Itinerary and pricing subject to change up until date of brochure publication**
We are delighted to be joined by G. Christian Jernstedt, Professor Emeritus and Research Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Adjunct Professor of Community and Family Medicine at Dartmouth Medical School, and Director Emeritus of the Center for Educational Outcomes at Dartmouth.
His research includes classroom and other intentional learning, the training of physicians, lifelong adult behavior growth, experiential learning, and service learning. Professor Jernstedt's research integrates recent insights into the human brain with the practical implications of the learning that we do every day of our lives.