Gastronomy of Switzerland and the Rhine

Gastronomy of Switzerland and the Rhine

8 days from only $3,199pp

FREE Superior drinks package on all European river cruises


find out more

The price you see is the price you pay


  • Enjoy a tasting of one of many superb cheese dishes Switzerland is famous for and magnificent alpine views at Stanserhorn.
  • Experience typical flavours of the Black Forest with a glass of fruity schnapps and an indulgent slice of the finest Black Forest gateau.
  • Explore Strasbourg on a walking tour and sample local specialities of the Alsace.
  • Sample the finest vinegars and take your tastebuds to a different level on a unique tasting tour.
  • Marvel at the sights along the Rhine river, including passage through the Rhine Gorge and the river bend outside of Boppard.
At a Glance
Superior drinks package included
7 nights on a five-star ship
8 tours & visits
Complimentary on-board tea & coffee
Complimentary on-board Wi-Fi
All port charges & taxes
Expert Cruise Director


We’ve given our popular Rhine Cruise to Switzerland cruise a delicious foodie twist. Scenery and gastronomy are the perfect pairing as you glide along this enchanting river and experience the glorious flavours of the Rhine. 

Taste superb Swiss mountain cheeses and indulgent Black Forest treats (perhaps washed down with a delicious glass of Alsace wine or a decadent Rüdesheimer coffee) and take your tastebuds on a sweet adventure at one of Europe’s finest chocolate museums. Meet vintners and artisans who are passionate about the production of the finest food and wine and enjoy authentic culinary experiences in the most traditional of surroundings. 

This holiday is ideal for travelers looking for a relaxing way to explore the gastronomy of Switzerland and the Rhine.

Your Itinerary

Price Includes

Prices are per person, based on two people sharing a twin cabin with a limited number of sole occupancy cabins available on all decks, at the relevant supplement. The price includes: 

  • Full board from dinner on your day of arrival until breakfast on your final day; if you choose to travel with us on any of the full day excursions by coach, a packed lunch will be provided. Anyone choosing to stay on the ship may of course have lunch in the restaurant
  • Morning/afternoon tea and coffee
  • All visits and excursions as mentioned
  • Coach travel as mentioned
  • The services of a Riviera River Cruises cruise director

Useful Information

Fact File

  • Currencies: Euro
  • Language: German
  • Countries: Germany


Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the ship for the duration of your cruise. Please note that speeds may vary.


We want to ensure you make the correct choice before you book your vacation with us. If you have any concerns regarding the suitability of the vacation due to reduced mobility we would encourage you to contact us to discuss these concerns. 

Ships Available

MS Emily Brontë
View Ship
MS Oscar Wilde
View Ship