Views along the rhine river between basel and amsterdam on the uniworld river ambassador may 2010. The rhine (latin: rhenus, romansh: rein, german: rhein, french: le rhin, italian: reno, dutch: rijn) is a european river that begins in the swiss canton of graubünden in the southeastern swiss alps. The rhine river is located in western europe and starts in the swiss alps flowing through germany, holland, and at times france it is one of europe's longest rivers (766 miles), and one of its most important, serving as a navigable waterway throughout the continental inland.
The river is 820 miles long and connects with important tributaries such as the neckar, main and moselle it is such an important and historic river for all of europe that a rhine river cruise will. Rhine river attractions: check out reviews and photos of 36 viator attractions in rhine river the koblenz cable car glides over the rhine river between konrad-adenauer-ufer on the west side of. The romantic rhine river originates in switzerland and winds it's way through france, germany and holland before it reaches the atlantic ocean along its banks are mighty fortresses.
The rhine river starts its journey in switzerland's alps and passes through iconic cities in france (including strasbourg), germany (dusseldorf and cologne) and the netherlands. The rhine river (german: rhein, french: rhin, dutch: rijn) is 1,230 kilometres (760 mi) long 883 kilometres (549 mi) can be used by ships it is one of the longest rivers in europe its name comes from the celtic word renos renos means raging flow the rhine is an important waterway. The rhine is one of the longest and most important river in europe it runs for over 1,232 km (766 mi) from its source in the in the swiss alps (in switzerland), issuing from the rheinwaldhorn glacier 3. Rhine river: rhine river, river and waterway of western europe, culturally and historically one of the great rivers of the continent and among the most important arteries of industrial transport in the world.
Find inspiration in the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the fabled rhine river, with landscapes celebrated by generations of poets, painters, and composers. The rhine river in european culture architecture a stretch of quaint towns, castle ruins and winegrowing villages alongside the rhine -- between the towns of koblenz, bingen and rüdesheim.
Sail the rhine river on board our elegant, award-winning viking longships® 100% owned and operated fleet experience the world's #1 river cruise line. Rhine - main - danube river cruises the main river connects the rhine with the mighty danube, creating an amazing two week plus adventure through a diverse set of countries, cultures and. The rhine river is central and western europe's second longest river it flows 764 miles from the swiss alps to the netherlands into the north sea the rhine forms a portion of the.
The rhine river is one of the most beautiful waterways in the world interesting tourist attractions and pretty towns can be found throughout the rhine valley towns of particular interest include bingen. Farther along the river rhine sits speyer, germany, an old imperial city boasting a romanesque cathedral with six imposing towers and the finest and largest crypt in germany. The rhine is deservedly amongst the most popular river cruise destinations in europe, with its mix of rich history, fairytale castles perched high above terraced vineyards and fascinating waterside towns.
The rhine river, europe's premier waterway, flows from the swiss alps to the north sea through switzerland, liechtenstein, austria, france, germany, and the netherlands. Rhine river sailings are among the most popular river cruises in europe some itineraries focus solely on the rhine, while others include additional waterways in germany, austria, hungary or the. Cruise along the rhine river to cologne, founded by the romans, the city is one of germany's oldest and is famous for its magnificent world-heritage listed gothic cathedral.
7-night rhine getaway river cruise over eight days, this spectacular journey on the rhine reveals a rich landscape of beauty and culture maximizing your time with stops in europe's cultural hubs, you'll. River cruising with us along the rhine means gliding past fairy-tale castles and picture-book villages sampling brews and sausages in a biergarten cycling along the riverbank contemplating the. On this cruise along the rhine river, you'll have three days to spend in this laid-back and forward-thinking dutch hotspot, along with stops in haarlem, cologne, koblenz and frankfurt. Sightseeing cruise on the rhine with the kd rhine pass travel between bonn, cologne, koblenz a great way to start your visit to the rhine river valley so simple, just present your kd ticket.