Starting in the Alps and threading its way through four countries on a 900-mile journey to the North Sea, the Rhine is one of Europe's arterial waterways. Pass through cosmopolitan cities like Amsterdam; discovering cultural treasures and enjoying the Rhine's spectacular scenery. Travel back in time as you discover fairy-tale castles, enchanting medieval towns and splendid Gothic cathedrals, dotted amongst the picturesque landscape of the Rhine Valley. Savour the delights of Germany's wine growing regions, explore quaint towns in the French Alsace and enjoy the vibrant colours of Holland's blooming tulip fields.
The banks of the Rhine are littered with vineyards, producing some of the world's finest wines. Together with its fascinating scenery, vibrant cities and quaint towns, the Rhine provides a romantic backdrop for some of the finest European river cruises available.