Christmas on the Rhine & Moselle : Paris to Zurich

Holiday traditions in the Rhineland

Revel in yuletide cheer as you discover beloved European holiday traditions during this scenic 12-day cruise tour. Admire festive seasonal displays in Paris, the vibrantly lit facade of the cathedral in Reims and Alsatian bonhomie in Strasbourg. Browse stalls full of local delicacies and handicrafts at the charming Christmas markets of Trier, Koblenz and Mannheim, and enjoy a warm mug of gl hwein while in the shadow of the Alps in Zurich.

Viking Inclusive Value

More features, services and excursions included

  • One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
  • 24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Port taxes & fees
  • Ground transfers with Viking Air purchase
  • Visits to UNESCO Sites
  • Enrichment lectures & Destination Performances

    Your Stateroom Includes:

  • River-view stateroom
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Queen-size Viking Explorer Bed (optional twin-bed configuration) with luxury linens & pillows
  • Private bathroom with shower, heated floor & anti-fog mirror
  • Premium Freyja toiletries
  • Plush robes & slippers (upon request)
  • 40" or 42" flat-screen Sony TV with infotainment system featuring Movies On Demand, plus CNBC, CNN, FOX & more
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator
  • Individual climate control
  • *All amenities on board Viking Longships; amenities vary on other ships.

    Day By Day

    Day 1 - Paris, France

    Admire the grand shop window displays along the Avenue des Champs- lys es.

    Day 2 - Paris, France

    Visit Parisian Christmas market stalls and enjoy gourmet treats, such as l escargot.

    Day 3 - Reims, France

    Enjoy a glass of champagne while exploring the festive Christmas markets in Reims.

    Day 4 - Trier, Germany

    Immerse yourself in the romantic atmosphere of Trier s festive Christmas markets.

    Day 5 - Cochem, Germany

    Stroll the river promenade, decorated with festive holiday lights, and explore the Old Town.

    Day 6 - Koblenz, Germany

    Sip on a warming gl hwein and enjoy the seasonal festivities of Koblenz s Christmas market.

    Day 7 - Mainz, Germany

    Stroll Mainz s ancient streets and discover one of Germany s prettiest Christmas markets.

    Day 8 - Mannheim, Germany

    Shop for delightful gifts from around the world; jewelry from Asia or crafts from Africa.

    Day 9 - Strasbourg, France

    Enjoy hearty warming Alsatian fare from a range of artisanal producers.

    Day 10 - Basel, Switzerland

    Explore this multicultural city s highlights and shop for gifts at the Christmas market.

    Day 11 - Zurich, Switzerland

    See landmarks including the Rathaus and the city's many churches; sail the scenic lake.

    Day 12 - Zurich, Switzerland

    Explore a lively arts scene and indulge in a sweet treat from one of the city's chocolatiers.

  • Call (870) 972-5580 for more information or to book today! Mention code 18035434

    Cruise Line
    Viking River Cruises
    Offer valid through 6/30/2024
    12 Days
    Cruise Ship
    Viking Hild

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    Day 1Paris  
    Day 2Paris  
    Day 3Reims  
    Day 4Trier  
    Day 5Cochem  
    Day 6Koblenz  
    Day 7Mainz  
    Day 8Mannheim  
    Day 9Strasbourg  
    Day 10Basel  
    Day 11Zurich  
    Day 12Zurich  

    Click Quote or call (870) 972-5580 to get additional information on your chosen travel date. Special offers or competitive pricing may be available!

    DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
    11/22/2025$3,999.00* (USD)Quote
    12/06/2025$4,499.00* (USD)Quote
    11/21/2026$3,698.00* (USD)Quote
    12/05/2026$3,998.00* (USD)Quote


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