Alsace Lorraine Cruise
Strasbourg to Strasbourg
Sunday - Strasbourg
We meet you at the designated meeting point in Strasbourg and transfer you to the barge moored in Strasbourg where we have a Champagne welcome and you are introduced to your crew and barge. Time for a walk or cycle ride before dinner on board.
Monday - Strasbourg to Waltenheim
This morning after breakfast enjoy a tour of Strasbourg, visiting the folk museum and the 11th century Gothic cathedral, leaving enough time to explore the fine shops. After lunch we cruise the Brumath Forest to Waltenheim. Dinner on board.
Tuesday - Waltenheim to Saverne
We cruise to Hochfelden and then depart for a wine tasting of Pinot Noir and Reisling in the vineyards of the Vosges mountains. After lunch we visit the 15th century tapestry of Neuvillers. Dinner on board.
Wednesday - Saverne to Lutzelbourg
After breakfast a morning tour of Saverne and its 16th century monastery. Return to the barge and cruise through the Valley of the Zorn and visit the Wurms crystal engravings factory showroom. Dinner ashore tonight.
Thursday - Lutzelbourg to Xouaxange
This morning we navigate two tunnels carved into the mountaintop, where we will encounter the Incline d'Arzviller boat lift. This unique lock allows a barge to glide effortlessly up or down the mountainside using a sophisticated system of weights and balances. We visit the mountain top village of La Petite-Pierre. We return to the barge and after lunch we visit Peace Chapel with Chagall's stained glass window and the Harzviller Crystal works. Dinner on board.
Friday - Xouaxange to Mittersheim
This morning we cruise to Mittersheim through the game-filled Parc de Lorraine and Forest Fenetrange. After lunch take a walking tour of the city of Nancy beginning at the 18th century Place Stanislas Baroque palace with ornate gold and wrought iron gates, the square is considered one of the grandest in all of France. The Art Nouveau movement originated in Nancy so we visit Musee de l'Ecole de Nancy to see its fine collection. Captain's Farewell Dinner on board.
Saturday - Mittersheim to Strasbourg
After breakfast on board transfer back to Strasbourg.
Note: This is a sample itinerary and is subject to change.
REVERSE ITINERARY ALTERNATE WEEKS
|Accommodations||Rate Type||Rate Amount|
|Charter 12 passengers wholeboat||Value||58000|
|Charter 12 passengers wholeboat||Regular||67000|
|Charter 11 passengers wholeboat||Regular||65300|
|Charter 11 passengers wholeboat||Value||56700|
|Charter 10 passengers wholeboat||Regular||63600|
|Charter 10 passengers wholeboat||Value||55400|
|Charter 9 passengers wholeboat||Regular||61900|
|Charter 9 passengers wholeboat||Value||54100|
|Charter 8 passengers wholeboat||Regular||59800|
|Charter 8 passengers wholeboat||Value||52400|
|Departure Dates (Sunday)||Rate Type||Route|
|Mar 25; Apr 1, 8, 15||Value||Holland - between Delft and Alkmaar|
|May 20||Value||Holland to Belgium|
|May 27||Value||Belgium to Picardy|
|Apr 22; 29 May 6, 13||Regular||Holland - between Delft and Alkmaar|
|Jun 3||Value||Picardy to Paris|
|Jun 10, 17, 24, Jul 1, 8||Regular||Champagne|
|Jul 22, 29 Aug 5, 12, 19||Value||Alsace & Lorraine|
|Aug 26, Sep 2, 9, 16, 23, 30||Regular||Alsace & Lorraine|
|Oct 7, 14, 21||Value||Alsace & Lorraine|
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