Rhine Valley Trip from Frankfurt including Rhine River Cruise
See the best of Germany's Rhine River Valley on a half-day or full-day trip from Frankfurt. As a time-friendly way to see the Rhine Valley, both trips include a must-do Rhine River cruise and local wine-tasting session amid stunning scenery.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Wiesenhüttenplatz, Wiesenhüttenpl., 60329 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Leave the city of Frankfurt behind for an unforgettable day trip to the Rhine Valley - an area UNESCO counts to the World Heritage of mankind.
Duration: 15 minutesStop At:
Niederwald Monument (Niederwalddenkmal), Ruedesheim am Rhein, Hesse Germany
Full Day Rhine Tour:
After approx. 50 minutes we will reach the Rhine Valley by bus.
Drive along the river banks, then up the hills to the Niederwald Monument. Enjoy a fantastic view over the valley and the beauty of its nature. If you like you can join the delightful ride with the ropeway down into the valley (only in summertime), it is available on a small extra fee.
Right at the river edge, a short walk leads to the restaurant, a lovely place in Ruedesheim-Assmannshausen. A light lunch is served at this richly decorrated and furnished place with original antiquities. Drinks as well as dessert are not included in the lunch arrangements.
We will leave the restaurant and walk to the pier to embark one of the typical white Rhine steamer ships. Slowly downstreaming the most beautiful part of the valley passengers will enjoy the stunning scenic beauty of the river panorama.
Duration: 3 hoursStop At:
Loreley, Rhein Gorge, Sankt Goarshausen, Rhineland-Palatinate Germany
Approx. one and a half hour later we have reached the famous Loreley Rock: The famous poem of Heinrich Heine describes the beautiful female sitting on the cliff above the Rhine and combing her golden hair, distracting shipmen with her beauty and song, causing them to crash on the rocks.
At St. Goarshausen we will disembark.
After the boat ride we will return alongside the river banks by bus, the road leads directly along the Rhine shores.
Time for another rest: we offer a wine tasting. Those who do not want to attend may enjoy free time for a private stroll, photo shooting, a cup of coffee or just watching the ships going by up and down the river.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Drosselgasse 1, 65385 Ruedesheim am Rhein, Hesse Germany
The excursion is slowly coming to an end. A last little distance along the river and, if time allows, a short stop in the old village of Ruedesheim for a bit souvenir shopping and on we got the access the highway back to Frankfurt
Half Day Rhine Tour (in the afternoon):
For those with less than a full day to spare, choose the half-day Rhine Valley Trip to enjoy a Rhine river cruise (from Kaub to Assmannshausen) followed by a wine-tasting session and dinner.
Duration: 2 hours
"Please note that in winter season we do charter boat trips, when regular cruise lines do not operate. On few occasions, i. e. low waters etc. we may visit a castle instead."
"Audioguide in several languages (only on the boat) available on request"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Infants and children must sit in a child seat, which means they need a separate seat, no matter which age (legal regulation)"
"We can only carry foldable wheelchairs with us / The clients needs to walk at least a few steps to get on the bus"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability"
Duración: 7 Hours 45 Minutes
Lugar de comienzo:
Wiesenhüttenpl. 38, 60329 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.