Travel through four countries in the luxurious comforts of custom river cruise ship
Relish the splendid views as you cycle leisurely on e-bikes
Participate in a tour with like-minded new friends
Explore this dramatic landscape by bike
Brimming with medieval architecture and timber-framed houses, this trip is set to have a sweet storybook ending

Easygoing E-bike Tour Rhine River Cruise

Duration
8 days
From
$7,799 USD

One journey traversing four countries as you sail and cycle along the majestic Rhine River. Explore its valley and see history come alive through the medieval villages that await you. Sample superb wine along the way and get your fill of beer tastings. Cruise on comfy e-bikes and spend your days aboard a luxury ship whilst you travel from Switzerland to the Netherlands.

  • Category
    Easy-going & Leisurely
  • Type
    Fully Guided
  • Duration
    8 days
  • Culture Level
    Familiar
  • Skill Level
    1 - Beginner
  • Activity Level
    1 - Easy
  • Elevation
    1 - Easy
  • Terrain
    Flat
  • Distance
    69.6 miles
  • Avg. Daily Distance
    9.9 miles
operated by
Backroads
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Be swept away on this easy-going trip through four countries. Cycle on romantic streets, explore medieval villages and be in awe of gorgeous castles. It's a packed 8-day leisure adventure which starts at the vineyards of the Rhine Valley where you can enjoy some wine tasting along Alsace's Route de Vins. Cycle your way through Europe with more views of fairytale towns, heritage towns and sprinkled with stops at beer gardens, breweries, and wineries.

Aboard the comfortable surroundings of a luxury ship, sail to Bonn, the former capital of West Germany. Music afficionados might find Bonn memorable with it being the birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven. Head over to the cosmopolitan city of Cologne to check out the breweries,  discover historical sights or catch a glimpse of the city's gothic cathedral.

Finish the tour with a blast on both water and land as you arrive in Amsterdam. Be like a local and go for a spin through the peaceful Dutch countryside. Aboard a traditional boat cruise, steer through the city's intricate maze of channels.

Don't miss out on this active adventure which explores the Rhine River and the four incredible countries surrounding it. Spend your days enjoying the best each place has to offer and your nights relaxing in a luxe floating hotel.

Tour inclusions and exclusions at a glance:

What's included?
Items included in the cost of the tour

  • All breakfasts, 7 lunches, 7 dinners
  • Access to all ship amenities
  • Expert trip leaders, on ship and on shore
  • Impeccable and personalized service from ship staff and Trip Leaders
  • Exclusive activities that amplify your appreciation and understanding of the local culture
  • Exclusive biking routes with multiple options at varied paces
  • Gratuities on ship and on shore handled by your Trip Leaders
  • Dedicated support vans
  • Easy-to-use route directions so you're free to explore independently
  • Private walking tours with expert guides
  • Access to all ship activities and excursions
  • Wine included with all onboard meals
  • Private cocktail/wine receptions
  • Off-ship lunches in genuine settings
  • Free bike rental is included in the price of this tour (upgrade options are available - please see below).
What's not included?
Items not included in the cost of the tour

  • International/Domestic flights
  • Visas
  • Personal travel insurance

Tour options and upgrades:

5 equipment options available
2 tour add-ons available