Avignon, France

Save MORE on your next European getaway with Emerald Waterways

Join Emerald Waterways (https://www.emeraldwaterways.co.uk/) in 2020 and save up to £1,150 per couple when booking 2020 European river cruise before 30 September 2019. Plan your European adventure now, book and receive a *FREE Premium Drinks Package giving you unlimited on board drinks, and €150 per cabin to spend on additional holiday treats whilst on board.
 
On a European adventure, discover the Jewels of the Rhine, on an eight-day river cruise from quintessential Amsterdam to Switzerland’s gothic Basel. Set sail from Amsterdam, enjoying the picturesque Dutch countryside and landscapes of western Germany before reaching one of Germany’s oldest cities, Cologne. Cruise through the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Rhine Gorge, take in the backdrop of vineyards and romantic castles before being captivated by the colourful and rich history of Heidelberg. Finish off the week with the forest trails underneath treetops of the Black Forest before ending in Basel. 
 
High lights of the Jewels of the Rhine itinerary include a glass top canal boat tour through Amsterdam’s elaborate canal system, a guided tour of Cologne’s Old Town with a history spanning two millennia, tours of Koblenz and Heidelberg featuring castles of old and wine tastings to tickle your fancy plus a hiking experience in the Black Forest. 
 
During your river cruise, you can spend your €150 credit by visiting the on board hairdresser, or choose an invigorating treatment from the extensive spa menu should the mood take you. Have your laundry washed and pressed or immerse yourself further with a DiscoverMORE excursion, allowing you to see even more of this spectacular region. You can also exchange your €150 per cabin on board credit for £150 towards one of Emerald Waterways’ superb city stays and combine with your itinerary. Indulge in your choice of additional holiday treats with this September Savings deal.  
 
The price includes return flights from up to 15 UK airports or choose the No Fly Option and travel via Eurostar and rail, transfers, eight nights on board, all tipping and gratuities, 20 meals and selected **drinks on board, shore excursions and exclusive events and experiences. 
 
For more information and to book please visit www.emeraldwaterways.co.uk or call 0808 301 3352.
 
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*Free Premium Drinks Package excludes Champagne, wine by the bottle and cabin mini-bar.
**Drinks on-board - complimentary drinks (wine, beer and soft drinks) are included with lunch and dinner. Complimentary tea and coffee is available throughout the sailing.
 
 
About Emerald Waterways:  Emerald Waterways offers a diverse range of river and ocean cruises. A multi-award winning tour operator, Emerald Waterways operates eight Star-Ships, seven sailing in Europe and the brand new Emerald Harmony sailing in South East Asia. Also, two yachts based in the Adriatic Sea and two chartered river ships in Russia and Egypt.