7-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the regal River Queen
All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 7 dinners
Captain’s Welcome Gala and Farewell Dinner
Complimentary fine wines, choice of beer, and soft drinks during lunch and dinner onboard; bottled water replenished daily in your stateroom; and 24-hour specialty coffee and tea bar
7 excursions fully hosted by English-speaking local experts, including 4 specially designed family friendly excursions
The services of an experienced Cruise Manager and attentive, all English-speaking staff
State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio headset system on all shore excursions
Captivating onboard local entertainment and specially designed family friendly workshops
Signature Lecture: “Christmas Traditions in Germany”
All transfers on arrival and departure days
Children can enjoy a special menu with kid-friendly food options and complimentary soft drinks during lunch and dinner onboard.
Participate in an onboard cookie-making workshop with the ship’s pastry chef, and have fun creating your own desserts.
Take part in onboard gilding and advent calendar-making workshops, which will leave you and your family with priceless handmade souvenirs.
Enjoy a special tour of the ship with either the Captain or the Hotel Manager.
The young and young at heart can enjoy playing together in our PlayStation® 2- or Wii®-equipped game room. There are also plenty of onboard games and movies to choose from.
Freshen up on your language skills—or start from scratch—by participating in language classes onboard.
Pick up one-of-a-kind gifts and delectable treats at Christmas Markets in Frankfurt, Würzburg, Rothenburg, Bamberg, and Nuremberg.
Marvel at the massive dinosaur skeletons and delicate stuffed birds on display at Frankfurt’s Natural History Museum.
Delight in the exquisite artistry of the historic Würzburg Residenz.
Glide through the streets of Rothenberg in a horse-drawn carriage, and then enjoy a tour of the Medieval Crime Museum or Rothenberg’s historic ramparts. Afterward, indulge in a buttery, sugar-dusted schneeball (snowball) pastry before visiting Kathe Wohlfahrt’s unique Christmas Village.
Take in Bamberg’s Nativity walk, which is spread out across the picturesque city.
Treat your kids (and yourself!) to a tour of Nuremberg’s extraordinary Toy Museum—an unforgettable experience for the whole family.