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Rhine riverboat cruise featuring 2 pre-cruise nights in Switzerland’s cultural capital Basel

Brand g Vacations is proud to offer a unique river cruise experience unlike any you’ll find on the rivers of Europe today. With this all-LGBT+ full cruise charter on the Amadeus Queen, you will be pampered by a crew of forty in an atmosphere of total relaxation. We’ve created an itinerary that includes three countries: Switzerland, Germany, and The Netherlands.

Embark on an enchanting journey through the heart of Europe, where each city is a hidden gem waiting to be uncovered on your unforgettable Rhine River cruise. Our adventure begins in the picturesque Basel, Switzerland, setting the stage for a voyage filled with awe and wonder. Glide along the timeless waters, discovering the charm of Strasbourg, the history of Speyer, the allure of Ruedesheim, the enchantment of Koblenz, and the vibrancy of Cologne. Finally, bask in the allure of the bustling metropolis that is Amsterdam. Join us as we unveil the undiscovered beauty of these captivating cities, creating memories that will linger in your heart forever

Luxury Level: Four 1/2 Star       
Activity Level: Low to Moderate       
Guest Count: 158


  • Explores Basel, Switzerland, widely regarded as Switzerland’s cultural capital
  • Visit the French wine region of Strasbourg with a canal boat tour
  • Enjoy Speyer with a visit to the Speyer Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • In Mannheim, visit the picturesque Heidelberg with Castle Ruins
  • Sail past Castles and the Lorelei Rock along the Rhine Gorge
  • Experience Koblenz with a walking tour that includes the
  • Ehrenbreitstein Fortress
  • Enjoy Cochem and the Reichsburg Castle
  • Visit Cologne with a walking tour and Kölsch tasting
  • See the Amsterdam waterways and villages of Amsterdam as well as the city


There are currently no extensions for this cruise.


  • Guaranteed all-LGBT+ charter
  • Two nights in beautiful Basel, Switzerland
  • Tour of Basel including the Muenster Cathedral, and beautiful old town
  • 7 nights cruise accommodation
  • Canal Boat Tour of Strasbourg, France
  • Walking Tour of Speyer, Germany where you’ll see the Imperial Cathedral
  • Daytime cruising through the Rhine Gorge past Castles and Lorelei Rock
  • Complimentary shore excursions offered daily including tours of Mannheim, Ruedesheim, Koblenz, Cochem, Cologne and Amsterdam
  • Complimentary beer, wine, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages throughout the cruise
  • Superb Dining: all meals included during your cruise
  • Brand g signature entertainment
  • Arrival and Departure airport transfers in Basel and Amsterdam

Bookings for 2025 Castles of the Rhine River Cruise ranges from $7,499 to $4,399. Please contact us directly at [email protected] or (+1)713.661.2117 for real-time availability of staterooms and for reservations. You can now book directly for any Brand g trip via this link.

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