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AUTUMN CRUISES IN GERMANY ON THE RIVER MOSEL

Fall is the best time to take a German river barge cruise in the Mosel River Valley! The leaves are turning and the grapes in harvest during your cruise on this gorgeous river. We have cruised on the Mosel and the Rhine, and know that an intimate river barge cruise in Germany is the best way to tour in Germany!

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Location

Cruising between Germany and Luxembourg on the River Mosel. Frankfort is the neatest airport, reached by many non-stop flights. We recommend staying in Frankfort for at least one night before the cruise.

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Dates

Our one German barge cruises here the last week of September and all of October.

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Canals & Waterways of Germany

The River Mosel, a small and idyllic waterway where vineyards line the shore and romantic castle ruins cling to cliffs high above the river. Cruise from one fairy-tale town to the next.

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Why barge in Germany?

The sheer interest of the route, which covers several days in Germany and one day in Luxembourg. German wines, German villages, German castles, and German history - including a town with amazing Roman ruins.

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Sightseeing Highlights

Winetasting in private cellars. Roman ruins in Trier, one of the northern most points of the empire. Fairy tale castle of Burg Eltz, owned by the same family for centuries. Join the locals in Koblenz at the riverside beer gardens. Spend the day in Luxembourg City. Browse in local markets.

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Germany Barge

This is the favorite route of La Nouvelle Etoile owners Jan and Diana Meijer! This eight passenger vessel is perfect for four couples or a family.


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