Stepping aboard you will appreciate the superb surroundings of your five star luxury floating hotel as you sail along the regal Rhine River for the next fourteen nights. You'll discover amazing sights in The Netherlands, Germany, France and Switzerland. PLUS this tour falls in our 20th Anniversary year so there are bound to be some added extras, as well as Perry (the founder) travelling on this amazing adventure with you!
You’ll be treated to an unforgettable experience on board the 5 star MS William Shakespeare, where you will spend 14 nights sailing along the magnificent Rhine River.
This tour begins in Amsterdam and travels through The Netherlands, Germany, France and Switzerland! You’ll enjoy exploring Marksburg Castle, Heidelberg, Basel, Strasbourg and a fantastic full day in the Black Forest! You’ll also get to see how Dutch Clogs and Cheese are made, as well as the classic Cuckoo Clocks in Germany.
Seniors Holiday Travel Team’s Founder, Perry Morcombe, will be your travel companion on this incredible journey through the Rhine. This is a chance to get to know Perry and all of his knowledge on the wonderful world of travel. Our very experienced tour hosts, Peter and Kaye, will also be on board to make sure you have a wonderful time.
As this tour coincides with our 20th Anniversary year, we are organising a few things to make this trip extra special for you!
Relax in the lounge areas where the ship’s designers have managed to create a really lovely, genteel atmosphere of understated elegance with a wide selection of comfortable seating. When the sun sinks slowly below the riverside hills, the welcome bar is the perfect place to relax and reflect on another day’s experiences. Sample the culinary delights of a superbly elegant restaurant where the ship’s outstanding chefs will amaze you with superb fine dining of the highest order, using freshly prepared seasonal produce to create the very best of European cuisine. The Sun Deck is perfect for watching the historic riverside villages, steep vine-clad valley sides and other scenic wonders glide serenely by. You can reserve the spa for your private use to take a sauna or use the steam room, or perhaps visit the on board hairdresser (small additional fee). See a video of the ship here.