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The Cosmopolitan Cruise

The Cosmopolitan Cruise

From
AU$1,324
 

Two pretty canals take you to bustling cities filled with charm! Treat yourself to gourmet meals and local brews.

  • Country / Region
    France / Alsace
  • Duration
    1 week
From
AU$1,324
 

Two pretty canals take you to bustling cities filled with charm! Treat yourself to gourmet meals and local brews.

  • Country / Region
    France / Alsace
  • Duration
    1 week
Description 
  • Cruise Highlights
    TourTour Visit magnificent Gothic cathedrals and churches. TourTour Chateaux and historic monumentsItineraryItinerary Hesse to Strasbourg or vice versaActivityActivity Great destination for fishingMealsMeals All meals included - authentic French cuisine and regional specialities plus a selection of fine winesActivityActivity Perfect area for swimmingActivityActivity Wine tasting sessions

Summary

City chic and amazing waterways enthrall you on the Canal de la Marne au Rhin, one of the prettiest in Alsace. You pass through upscale laid-back hamlets on your way to lively Strasbourg, whetting your appetite for urban flavours. You';re in the thick of a Cosmopolitan Cruise canal holiday in France, and you realise that it just doesn’t get any better.

 

Cruising time Number of locks Lock Type Waterways
37 hours 68 Automatic  Canal de la Marne au Rhin

 

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Inclusions

  • Renting the boat and its equipment
  • A galley (kitchen) with all the utensils and appliances you would expect
  • Towels and linen for all passengers
  • A boat handling demo
  • Technical support
  • On-board cruising information
  • Free locks (except in Ireland & Holland)

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Itinerary 

Visit the following towns and villages:

  • Hesse
  • Niderviller
  • Arzviller
  • Lutzelbourg
  • Saverne
  • Hochfelden
  • Brumath
  • Strasbourg

Visit the Niderviller porcelain factory dates back to 1735 and is interesting to visit.

In Saverne, Rohan Castle and the town’s botanical gardens are must-see attractions. Check them out.

When you marvel at the Arzviller boatlift in Saverne, don’t forget the magnificent rose gardens.

The scenic canal path from Lutzelbourg to Strasbourg is very popular for bicycling and trekking.

Between the beautiful and welcoming cities of Alsace, discover the quiet atmosphere of the area. Sail along the banks and relax.

Spend time at the Meteor brewery’s intriguing museum.

Strasbourg is famous for its flammekueches and its delicious Baeckeoffe, which becomes really delightful when paired with the Pinot-noir wine. Also try the famous Choucroute with a local white wine. In Strasbourg, take time to delight the famous vin d'Alsace wine.

Sail along the banks and moor in Saarbrucken, a very interesting city where you will enjoy having a break.

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AU 1300 858 304

Opening Hours:
9am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday

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Call us

Prefer speaking to us over the phone? Our French Specialists would love to help you out!

AU 1300 858 304

Opening Hours:
9am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday

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