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Rhine Valley Trip from Frankfurt including Rhine River Cruise provided by ETS Touristik GmbH

Rhine Valley Trip from Frankfurt including Rhine River Cruise

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 24/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 24/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Swap the hustle and bustle of Frankfurt for a relaxing day cruise down the scenic Rhine River. Access spectacular panoramic views of Rhine Valley sights that you wouldn’t see otherwise, including romantic villages, vineyards, medieval castles, and more. The tour isn’t restricted to staying on the boat—get the chance to jump off, taste wine, and explore the historic Rudesheim.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Wiesenhüttenpl. 39
    Wiesenhüttenpl. 39, 60329 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Meeting point is at the office of ETS Greenline Tour (opposite Hotel Savoy / close to central Station)
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    ETS Touristik GmbH
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 2
    Niederwald Monument (Niederwalddenkmal)
    Stop: 3 hours
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  • 3
    Loreley
    Stop: 2 hours
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  • 4
    Drosselgasse
    Stop: 2 hours
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  • You'll end at
    Wiesenhüttenpl. 39
    Wiesenhüttenpl. 39, 60329 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Meeting point is at the office of ETS Greenline Tour (opposite Hotel Savoy / close to central Station)
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • No need to book transfers—travel from Frankfurt in a luxury coach
  • See the UNESCO-listed Rhine Valley from the comfort of a steamer boat
  • Flexible experience—pick from a half-day or full-day tour
  • Great for wine lovers—enjoy tasting local Rhine Valley wines
Important Information
Departure Point
Wiesenhüttenpl. 39, 60329 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Duration
7h 45m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Transport by air-conditioned bus
  • Professional guide
  • Lunch (full-day trip) or dinner (half-day trip)
  • Wine tasting
  • Boat ride
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please note that in winter season we do charter boat trips, when regular cruise lines do not operate. On few occasions, i. e. low waters etc. we may visit a castle instead.
  • Audioguide in several languages (only on the boat) available on request
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Infants and children must sit in a child seat, which means they need a separate seat, no matter which age (legal regulation)
  • We can only carry foldable wheelchairs with us / The clients needs to walk at least a few steps to get on the bus
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
506Reviews
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Gur Jeff H wrote a review Aug 2020
Hillsborough, California14 contributions1 helpful vote
Good tour, exactly as advertised. There's a cable car style ride down a side of a mountain, time to walk around the cobbled stone streets in one town, and a 1.5 hour "Cruise" on a river boat. Try to get a spot on the upper deck if you can, bring a hat on sunny days. The lunch is
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Tmthy21 wrote a review Mar 2020
Victoria, Canada3 contributions
Being on a boat and / or traveling along the Rhine river on a boat has been a longtime bucket list item for me, and where a longer tour, on the Rhine is still on the desired list, this shorter day excursion was perfect for my two night extended layover in Frankfurt. Our guide
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Ai Mei C wrote a review Dec 2019
Singapore, Singapore12 contributions15 helpful votes
Relaxing tour. Ride out from Frankfurt city 1.5hours to lunch, then follow by 2 hours on cruise. Then spend an hour at Christmas Market before heading back to City.
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Veda F wrote a review Dec 2019
4 contributions1 helpful vote
Our tour guide was an awesome guide. We really enjoyed the cruise as it was off season and there wasn't but a few people on the boat which was fine with me. Yes, it was cold but I like cold weather so it was very easy to bare. The lunch was very nice as well. We walked around
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Mei wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions
Overall the tour is worth the money. Wish have more time for Sight seeing. Our tour guide is very friendly. Speaks very good English.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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By: ETS Touristik GmbH
autrey321
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Great experience
Booked through their website. It was so awesome. George was our driver and showed us around. He was absolutely grea
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1972TravelGirl
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Bought a full day tour to Rothenburg and they combined us with Heidelburg without telling us.
This should have been an awesome review. ETS combined us with another tour (Heidelburg & Castle) and therefore shor
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gurjeffh
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Nice trip, as advertised.
Three of us did the half day tour with George, the guide. Since it was just us, we drove in a private sized car not
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Keith W
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Nothing much exciting to see in Frankfurt!
Took the 1-hour Express Tour from the forecourt of the Hauptbahnhof at 15 mins past the hour, for 13 euros. The bus
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Lexii R
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What a tour!
My trip was amazing! Being on a double decker bus that over looks the city. The meeting point was simple and the to
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Climber744774
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Berg Eltz
My guide was the best!!! All other customers had cancelled so it was just him and me. We were able to talk a lot.
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diego368
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Neuschwanstein
The place was in my bucket list places, I can't describe the beauty of this place. I am glad I got to see this fant
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707germ
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A good outline of the city
No problem with the tour in general 45 mins spin around the city gives you an idea of what to see, small city compa
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LynnB6461
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Loved the tour!
Our guide Peter was amazing. We had a small group that gave us the personal experience. Very informative.
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LynnB6461
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Day trip
Beautiful Heidelberg. Enjoyed ourselves. Unfortunately in our tour van we could not hear our guide as he spoke. The
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R9949WUrescue
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Don't go for the lunchbox
The tour bus was comfortable and clean. The tour guide provided excellent information about the different sights al
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iamface
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as just half day visit. just enough for quick view of such beautiful place
as just half day visit. just enough for quick view of such beautiful place. tour itself is well and fit for some to
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B1849ZKneilg
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Nice trip
It was nice visit to old German castle and town. Only negative (very minor complaint) felt rushed by guide. We wer
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AndreaZe1
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Great
Express tour was great. Friendly stuff, clean bus, excellent narration. I had a day there, and I was satisfied.
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RWandSW
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Should be better organised
If you have booked the combined Heidelberg and Rhine tour, it is basically two tours combined; firstly the Heidelbe
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