Great Journey Through Europe Aboard Amadeus Silver III

Great Journey Through Europe Aboard Amadeus Silver III

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This extraordinary 11-day “Grand Tour” of Europe features an incredible combination of river, rail, lake and mountain travel including five nights aboard the deluxe Amadeus Silver III. Journey through the Western heart of the Continent through the Netherlands, Germany, France and Switzerland, cruising the most scenic sections of the fabled Rhine River.

Pricing from
$3,995

Early booking SAVINGS of $2,000

Trip Type
Group Travel Tour, International Land & Rail Voyages, International River Voyages
Departure Dates
Jul 17, 2020 - Jul 27, 2020

EDUCATIONAL EXPERTS

  • Barbara Horlbeck

    Barbara Horlbeck

    Barbara Horlbeck is an adjunct instructor of art history, an independent researcher, lecturer, and writer. She developed and teaches innovative virtual and face-to-face college-level art history courses, including Arts of the Medieval World, Renaissance and Baroque Arts, Ancient Arts, and Arts of Asia. Founder of Arts and Influences, she gives lectures and seminars on a wide range of art historical and cultural topics including. She has been a docent at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts for fifteen years, where she leads tours for educators and specialists as well as the general public. She has traveled in more than thirty countries, including five continents and the North Pole, throughout Europe, and from Iran to India and Russia to Pakistan and China.

TOUR MAP

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ITINERARY

  • days 1-2

    U.S./Amsterdam, the Netherlands/ Embark Amadeus Silver III

  • day 3

    Cologne, Germany

  • day 4

    Koblenz/Rüdesheim

  • day 5

    Mannheim for Heidelberg

    Board the Pilatus Railway, the world’s steepest cogwheel railway, to descend nearly 5,400 feet in less than three miles. Return to Lake Lucerne for a cruise along its placid waters—the glistening namesake of Beethoven’s “Moonlight Sonata.” (b,l)

  • day 6

    Strasbourg, France

  • day 7

    Basel, Switzerland/Disembark ship/Berne/Zermatt

  • day 8

    Zermatt for Matterhorn

  • day 9

    Zermatt/Glacier Express to Andermatt/Lucerne

  • day 10

    Lucerne for Mt. Pilatus

  • day 11

    Lucerne/Zurich/Return to the U.S. or Canada

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