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Rhine Christmas Charms

Experience Christmas on Europe’s most famous river, Enjoy the best traditions of the festive season, magical scenery and beautifully decorated towns and cities. Taste traditional festive fare and witness stunning winter scenery.

On a voyage that starts and finishes in Frankfurt, enjoy Christmas Day in magnificent Cologne and Boxing Day in Düsseldorf. Visit historic Bonn and charming Boppard.

TUI Isla provides luxurious cruising with spacious and elegant accommodation and two dining options offering regional, international, and traditional festive cuisine.

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  • Cruise Line: TUI
  • Ship: TUI Isla
  • Duration: 7 Nights
  • Departure: December
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Rhine Christmas Charms Cruise Prices

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23rd Dec
Rhine Christmas Charms
7 nights
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Rhine Christmas Charms Cruise Itinerary

Experience the magic and charms of a Rhineland Christmas on this 7-night cruise through a picturesque winter wonderland. Enjoy port stops at historic towns and cities and experience culture, celebration and all the traditions of the festive season. Sail in style on board the luxury river ship TUI Isla with spacious and elegant cabins and a choice of dining options offering five-star service and award-winning cuisine.

Day 1

Frankfurt (EMBARK)

Fly to Frankfurt and experience the delights of this vibrant city. Stroll the picturesque Romerberg Square, located in the heart of the Old Town and lined with traditional medieval-style buildings. Board your luxury cruise ship, TUI Isla.

Day 2


Wake up on Christmas Eve morning in Rüdesheim, the heart of German wine country. Wander historic streets with cosy taverns and artisan shops and enjoy the romance of this beautiful town, all decorated for Christmas and with stunning views of the Upper Middle Rhine.

Day 3


Enjoy a merry Christmas in Cologne. Wander the peaceful and historic streets and visit the city’s highlight: the famous twin-spired Cathedral, a masterpiece of construction that took nearly 600 years to build. Enjoy a traditional festive meal.

Day 4


Spend Boxing Day in Düsseldorf. Explore the waterfront with a tour of the harbour and its impressive avant-garde architecture and marvel at the city’s most prominent landmark, the 240-metre-tall Rhine Tower.

Day 5


The perfect destination for culture vultures, Bonn is home to presidential palaces, ancient and historic churches, and a selection of internationally renowned museums. Once the capital of the former West Germany, Bonn has a fascinating history.

Day 6


Koblenz sits at the heart of the Rhineland’s famous wine region. Enjoy the sights of this picturesque city and visit the Electoral Palace and the German Corner, where the Rhine and Moselle Rivers converge. Don’t forget to try a tasty vintage or two.

Day 7


Another wine town, Boppard, is a charming and cultural town surrounded by vineyards. It boasts a 13th-century castle, now home to a museum. Stroll the quaint streets for a quintessential slice of German life and tradition.

Day 8


Disembark your luxury river ship and spend your last day in Frankfurt for some final sightseeing before flights back to the UK. Visit the famous 200-year-old Stadel Museum, which houses works by Monet, Rembrandt, and Van Gogh, or take the Ebbelwei Express tram for a city tour.

Rhine Christmas Charms Cruise Ships

TUI Isla

Step aboard the TUI Isla, a luxurious river cruise vessel that offers opulent amenities and impeccable service. From fine dining to wellness facilities, to spacious staterooms with private balconies, the TUI Isla is the embodiment of elegance on the water.

155 Passengers
79 Cabins
2 Onboard Restaurants & Bars

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Rhine Christmas Charms River Cruise Deals

Experience a Traditional German Christmas in the Rhineland with Crui.se

7 Nights

Rhine Christmas Charms

  • Frankfurt (EMBARK)
  • Rüdesheim
  • Cologne
  • Düsseldorf
  • Bonn
  • Koblenz
  • Boppard
  • Frankfurt
£1,130pp Est. Price per person
  • TUI Isla

Rhine Christmas Charms Cruise Review

“We’ve done winter cruises before but never stayed away over Christmas, and I admit, we were a little hesitant. However, the cruise was just amazing, and the cities and towns were peaceful after the pre-Christmas frenzy; the atmosphere was magical. Book it! You won’t regret it”

Esther and Daniel, Horncastle

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