Christmas Markets on the Rhine River 2023

  • Experience pure Christmas magic while cruising in luxury through the Middle Rhine Valley on board the brand new Amadeus Cara
  • Visit the most beautiful Christmas markets in the region and discover charming towns along the Rhine in France and Germany
  • Start your journey in Zurich, with one pre-cruise night at our host hotel The Dolder Grand, included with your cruise fare
  • Enjoy a seven-night custom itinerary curated exclusively for Inspirato members
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Embrace your Christmas spirit with a voyage down the Rhine at the height of Europe’s most magical season. Beginning in Switzerland, visit the charming storybook towns nestled along the Rhine River in France and Germany, visiting some of the region’s most beautiful Christmas markets. With a full ship charter of the luxe Amadeus Cara, only you and your fellow Inspirato members will be on board, enjoying special, curated programming throughout.

From Zurich, Switzerland, to Cologne, Germany, this journey will take you to some of the most beautiful Christmas markets in Europe. Breathe in the scent of roasted almonds and gingerbread with a steaming mug of glühwein to keep you warm as you peruse stalls offering handcrafted gifts from local artisans, tying up your holiday shopping with unique gifts your loved ones will adore.

Already booked? Visit our before you go page to start preparing for your upcoming experience.

Quick Facts

  • Dates
    December 7–14, 2023
  • Price
    Starting at $7,500 per cabin
  • Minimum Age
    8 years old
  • Ideal for
    Amadeus Cara
  • Embarkation and Debarkation
    Zurich, Switzerland, to Cologne, Germany

Experience Highlights

Cruise Extensions

  • Pre- and Post-Cruise Hotels

    Included in your cruise fare is one night pre-cruise in Zurich, Switzerland at The Dolder Grand Hotel. There will also be a preferred hotel partner at the conclusion of the voyage in Cologne, Germany. Inspirato will be able to offer additional nights at preferred rates for those looking to extend their stay on either side.

  • Pre- and Post-Cruise Touring

    We will offer a selection of pre- and post-cruise day tour options in Zurich and in Cologne. For those members looking to continue exploring, our Bespoke team can create custom pre- and post-cruise extensions. Those will be announced approximately six months prior to embarkation. Visit the Inspirato Bespoke webpage to request more information.


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