Rhine, Swiss Alps & Amsterdam Tauck River Cruise

Amsterdam, Zürich, Basel, Köln, Rüdesheim, Colmar

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10 days from $9,725 per person, twin share*

Sales from 10 May 2023 to 31 October 2024

River Cruise through central Europe, taking in the sights, history and culture of Germany, Switzerland, The Netherlands and France, as your riverboat glides along the river.

Experience medieval winetowns, cathedrals, castles, museums, and river landscapes of the kind that inspired JMW Turner and Richard Wagner.

Enjoy a two-night stay at a luxury hotel in Bern, with a choice of a city tour or a trip up to the Jungfraujoch in the Alps, and an idyll in Lucerne; sail from Basel with visits to Colmar, Baden-Baden, Rudesheim and Cologne

A Tauck Exclusive evening of dinner and music at Schloss Ehreshoven. A visit to the windmills of Kinderdijk, and exploration of Amsterdam including a canal boat tour along the city's historic waterways.

Cabin beds onboard Tauck river cruises are fitted with 400-thread satin bed linen, mako cotton pillows, 100% cotton blankets and thick pillow top mattresses. A variety of Tauck-exclusive Molton Brown bath products are provided along with terry cloth robes, towels and hair dryers.

Tour Zurich to Amsterdam

10 Days | 4 Countries

Departures | Aug - Oct 2023 & Apr - May, Jul - Oct 2024

Cabin CategoryPricing per person

Important Note: Prices are NZD per person twin share, subject to availability & currency fluctuations based on 7 Aug 2023 departure

Cruise Line Rating: 5 Star
Style: River Cruise
Dress Code: Casual during the day | Smart casual in the evening


  • 10-day river cruise with Tauck

  • Only with Tauck:
    Reception at the Unterlinden Museum in Colmar
    Dinner & entertainment at Schloss Ehreshoven, a German castle

  • Tauck Value includes:
    Tauck's private shore excursions & distinctive inclusions
    Two nights at Hotel Bellevue Bern, with either cogwheel train excursion
    to the Jungfraujoch, or a chocolate-themed walking tour of Bern
    Choice of bicycle excursion in Baden-Baden
    A guided visit to Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum, plus a canal boat cruise
    Visit to Jungfraujoch, high in the snow-clad Swiss Alps
    Choice of visit to the Caracella Spa in Baden-Baden or a bicycle ride
    Siegfried's Musikkabinett Museum with self-playing musical instruments
    Unlimited complimentary beverages of wine, beer & premium spirits
    Specialty coffee, water & soft drinks
    Airport & train transfers upon arrival & departure
    24 meals
    Service charges, taxes, porterage & applicable fuel surcharges

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Terms and Conditions: Tour prices are per person. All hotel & riverboat & hotel accommodations, motor coach transportation, port charges, land excursions, admissions, entertainment, special dinners, beverages aboard the riverboat (including unlimited soft drinks, regional wine, beer & premium spirits), sightseeing, porterage, services of the ship staff, the local guides & motor coach drivers, the Tauck Director & the Tauck Cruise Director & all customary gratuities for the ship staff, local guides, drivers, Tauck Directors & Tauck Cruise Director are included. Transportation from the Zurich Airport, Zurich Main Train Station, or Bern Train Station to the Hotel Bellevue Palace Bern is included regardless of the time of your arrival, provided you have advise Tauck with accurate flight arrival information at least 3 weeks prior. Transportation from the riverboat to Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam Central train station or to the Tauck-designated post-tour hotel if arranged with Tauck to extend your stay at the hotel is also included. Transportation will also be provided to the airport or a local train station when you check out of the Tauck-designated hotel. Transportation to & from airports & train stations may be shared with other Tauck guests. If you are staying at a hotel other than the Tauck-designated hotel before or after your tour, contact Tauck regarding your various transfer options. Tauck pledge to make every effort to operate all tours as advertised. They reserve the right to alter or curtail the itinerary, or substitute sightseeing, hotels,&/or conveyances as deemed necessary. Any savings realized by these changes will be refunded. Any resultant added expense will be covered by Tauck. Although not expected, prices may be modified due to unexpected significant external factors not forecast at time of publication. General Conditions: Correct as at 11/5/23 & may be amended or withdrawn at any time without notice. Not combinable with any other offer. All offers are capacity controlled & may not be available on all departure dates & stateroom categories. Higher fares may apply to other dates & categories. Due to the popularity of cruising, fares detailed cannot be guaranteed, they are subject to change or withdrawal at any time without notice up until full payment is received. Prices are based on cash, cheque or Eftpos payment only. We welcome ALL major credit cards; a credit card processing fee will apply. Deposits & final payments will be required to secure bookings. Strict amendment & cancellation conditions apply. Itinerary routings are also subject to change at the discretion of the cruise company. Cruise lines reserve the right to impose a fuel surcharge should oil prices exceed their specific threshold per barrel. It is the responsibility of the passenger to ensure they have a valid visa to enter those countries that require one. All cruises are subject to the full booking & passage conditions of the respective cruise line, which passengers are bound by. Travel agent services fees will apply. Whilst every care is taken to accurately present the information & pricing we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions. Further terms & conditions apply. For full terms & conditions visit your local Cruise Specialist.