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Cruises to Breisach


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2024 5★ All-Inclusive Romantic Rhine & Moselle

Scenic Crystal 05 Aug 2024 14 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Basel

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Itinerary: Basel, Switzerland - Breisach, Germany - Kehl, Germany - Strasbourg, France - Mannheim, Germany - Rudesheim, Germany - Rhine Gorge - Cochem, Germany - Bernkastel, Germany -...
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Scenic Opal 07 Aug 2024 14 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Basel

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Itinerary: Basel, Switzerland - Breisach, Germany - Kehl, Germany - Strasbourg, France - Mannheim, Germany - Rudesheim, Germany - Rhine Gorge - Cochem, Germany - Bernkastel, Germany -...
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2024 5★ All-Inclusive Romantic Rhine & Moselle

Scenic Opal 19 Jun 2024 14 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Amsterdam

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Itinerary: Amsterdam, Netherlands - Veere - Antwerp - Nijmegen - Maastricht - Dusseldorf - Cochem - Bernkastel - Koblenz - Rudesheim, Germany - Mannheim - Kehl - Strasbourg - Breisach - Basel
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(full fare £5,895) Suite from £5,089pp

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What to see in Breisach

Breisach, a serene town nestled on the edge of the Rhine River, serves as a gateway to the enchanting landscapes and rich history of the Baden-Württemberg region in Germany. This town, with its scenic beauty and tranquil charm, offers visitors a variety of engaging experiences.

One of the most striking landmarks in Breisach is the St. Stephansmünster, a cathedral perched atop a hill, offering commanding views of the Rhine Valley. Dating back to the 12th century, this cathedral is a marvellous example of Romanesque and Gothic architecture. As you ascend the hill, the town unfolds beneath you, offering breathtaking views of the Rhine River, the Black Forest and the Vosges Mountains in the distance. Inside the cathedral, the intricate carvings, stained glass windows and the majestic organ are not just artistic marvels but also narrators of the region's religious and cultural history. The area around the cathedral, with its quaint streets and traditional buildings, is perfect for a leisurely stroll, taking in the serene atmosphere of this historic town.

A cruise to Breisach would be incomplete without exploring the renowned Alsace wine route. Located a short distance from the town, this wine region is famous for its picturesque vineyards and charming wine villages. The route offers a delightful journey through the rolling hills of Alsace, dotted with medieval castles and wineries. Wine enthusiasts can indulge in tastings of local varietals such as Riesling, Gewürztraminer and Pinot Gris, learning about the unique terroir and winemaking traditions of the region. The wine route also passes through quaint towns like Riquewihr and Colmar, each with its distinct character and beauty. These towns offer an opportunity to explore local markets, artisan shops and traditional Alsatian restaurants, making the Alsace wine route a culinary adventure as well.

Another must-visit destination near Breisach is the Black Forest, a vast expanse of dense, evergreen forests, rolling hills and picturesque villages. This region, famous for its folklore, cuckoo clocks and the eponymous Black Forest cake, offers a myriad of outdoor activities. Hiking and cycling are popular ways to explore the natural beauty of the Black Forest, with trails winding through the woods, leading to serene lakes and panoramic viewpoints. For those interested in the cultural aspects, the open-air museum of Vogtsbauernhof provides insights into the traditional Black Forest way of life. The museum features a collection of original farmhouses, showcasing the region’s architecture, crafts and customs. Additionally, the towns of Triberg, with its stunning waterfall and clock shops and Titisee, known for its picturesque lake, are within easy reach and worth a visit.


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