The best of the Unesco Rhine valley and river cruise private tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

59222


Categories

Adventure / Active, Hiking and Walking, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: No. 'Children must be at least 4 feet tall'

Friendly: No.
'You must be able to get in and out of a car'

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent), German (fluent), Russian (conversational)

Frankfurt 6 to 7 hours Layover with chauffeured private vehicle


Drive on the left bank of the Rhine river passing Bingen and beautiful scenery up to Bacharach with a short stop en route to visit one of the local castles perched on the hills.
From there you embark for a 1 hour river cruise bringing you to Sankt Goarshausen on the other bank and where we meet again.
This stretch of the Rhine Valley is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and comprises romantic villages, pretty vineyards and medieval castles that frame the spectacular River Rhine in central Germany.
Our drive on the road will pass the world famous Loreley rocks and shortly before arriving in Rüdesheim we visit the Niederwalddenkmal or the "Germania" memorial offering splendid views from above the valley. Walk through the "Drosselgasse" and maybe taste the "Rüdesheimer cafe" one of the local specialties, enjoy a wine tasting or some shopping at the Käthe Wohlfahrt Christmas shop before returning to the Airport/Hotel.
Can be arranged for any groupsize amongst many other combinations. Please enquire.

Itinerary

Drive from Frankfurt to Bacharach am Rhine with castle visit and stop en route approx. 2h.
River cruise 1 hour up to St Goarshausen.
Drive to Rüdesheim 45 minutes and local visites (Germania memorial and town center) approx. 2 hours.
Return trip approx 1 hour.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Frankfurt Hotels or Airport Arrivals, train station or river port .

End location: Frankfurt Hotels/Airport or other agreed upon location.

Duration: 7 hours

Transportation

For 3 passengers we use a car. If you are 4 to 5 people, we use a luxury Minibus Mercedes Viano (see what's extra section).

What’s Included

Other: My services as a professional guide and chauffeur.
Transportation by car or minibus
Stop at one castle along the Rhine.
Transfer to your River cruise boat.
Visit of the "Germania" memorial above Rüdesheim if required.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 euros - Per person if Wine tasting required, River cruise ca.2hours, lunch, any personal expenses, etc

What’s Extra

Other: Purchase of your Ticket for the cruise (ca 20euro p/p) .
Entrance to Museums and use of the chairlift in Rüdesheim if required.
Any personal expenses, shopping at Käthe Wohlfart, lunch, wine tasting...
**This tour is priced and designed for a group of 3 passengers, if your group is larger than 3 persons, please contact me for a customized tour that meets your needs**

Restrictions

In some museums and historical monuments the visit is only permitted within a group conducted by the staff of the place (or audio guide).

A Recent Review of this tour

We loved having Eric as our guide during our extended layover in Frankfort. He is as interesting, well and informed, passionate about his city, and very professional. We thoroughly enjoyed our tour especially our beautiful boat trip down the he Rhine.
Lynda Frautnick

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Private tour guide Eric B

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