Rhine in Flames

Rhine in Flames

Enjoy the enchanting world of firelight set against the backdrop of fantastic medieval scenery. On a magical summer night we cruise along the river amongst a fleet of illuminated ships and witness an ever changing kaleidoscope of light erupting above the river. This is a truly international event where you’ll see one of the most impressive pyrotechnic displays in the world

Key Information

Duration
5 days
Price from
£659.00
Category
Continental Tours
Date next
08/08/2019

Bellevue Rheinhotel, Boppard

Four nights half board, with lunch instead of dinner on Saturday; tea/coffee after dinner each night; and a wine tasting before dinner one evening

This lovely 4-star hotel enjoys a premier location right in the centre of Boppard, overlooking the promenade and river. It combines traditional service with modern luxury. The hotel has a bar, restaurant, wine cellar and modern spa with an indoor swimming pool

Holiday Itinerary

Itinerary

THURSDAY

An early start as we head to Dover for our crossing to Calais, through Belgium and on into Germany for our four night stay. Enjoy a welcome drink on arrival at our hotel

FRIDAY

Our excursion today takes us to Koblenz, where the Rhine meets the Mosel.  Explore the town and visit Deutsches Eck, before continuing west, along the Mosel. We have time to linger in the historic town of Cochem, before returning to the hotel.

SATURDAY

A morning at leisure in Boppard when you can relax and enjoy the hotel's facilities, or stroll along the Rhine promenade and explore the bustling, historic streets and their stylish shops and cafes. A three course lunch at our hotel today, including tea or coffee. This afternoon a short excursion along the river, before joining our early evening boat cruise, where a rustic two course dinner will be included on board. Relax and enjoy the unique character of this event as we cruise past "burning" fortresses and magnificent hillside firework displays that light up the night sky, and are reflected in the waters of the Rhine.

SUNDAY

A day exploring the Rhine, travelling through St Goarshausen and past the Lorelei Rock to Rudesheim, where we have time to visit the popular Drosselgasse, or perhaps take the great cable car ride up to the Niederwald Monument (cost not included).

MONDAY

We depart Boppard and commence the journey home, travelling through Belgium and northern France, before crossing the channel and continuing homeward.


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Departure Date Tour Reference Days Price (from) Supp. (from) Available Seats Pickup Points Coach Seats Rooms  
Thu 8 Aug, 2019 P625 1 5 £659.00 £73.00 10 + Book Now