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The Rhine Valley is our most popular coach destination for German language groups with many choosing to return year after year. You’ll be sure to find the right mix of visits to combine both education and fun to keep your students entertained throughout the tour.
There’s a huge variety of activities on offer here, from the castles of Marksburg and Burg Eltz, to boat trips on the Rhine and visits to the beautiful towns of Boppard or Rüdesheim. And make sure you don’t miss out on a visit to Germany’s best theme park, Phantasialand!
Depart from school
AfternoonContinue journey to the Rhineland
EveningArrive at accommodation for your evening meal
Visit to Rudesheim
Visit Siegfried's Mechanical Music Museum and take a ride on the cable car
AfternoonDrive back along the Rhine to Loreley Rock - admire the views from the top and visit the information centre
Evening meal in accommodation
Optional evening activities - bowling in Koblenz or swimming in Mulheim Karlich
MorningFull-day excursion to Phantasialand theme park
AfternoonContinue the fun at Phantasialand theme park
EveningEvening meal in accommodation followed by leaving disco
MorningDepart for Calais
AfternoonReturn travel to the UK
EveningArrive back at school
- 4 nights' half-board accommodation
- Comprehensive travel and medical insurance
- Day pass for Phantasialand
- Detailed information pack
- Free staff place ratio 1:8
- Itinerary planning service
- Motorway tolls and taxes
- Return Channel crossings
- Return executive coach travel
- Vamoos travel app - giving you access to all your trip documents on your phone or tablet
- VAT at current rates to tour operators
The town of Boppard has all the ingredients for an unforgettable trip Germany: hills and…
One of Germany’s most photogenic castles, Burg Eltz is perched on a wooded crag…
Chocolate Museum (Imhoff-Stollwerck)
Quite simply this is one of the best attractions in Cologne! The first part of the exhibi…
The focus of the riverside city of Koblenz is the Deutsches Eck, at the confluence of the…
Köln-Düsseldorfer (KD) Boat Trip
Köln-Düsseldorfer Line’s river cruises offer a unique perspective on two of Germany’s most…
Loreley Visitor Centre
The deepest and narrowest point along the Rhine’s course, the famously beautiful cliff at…
Towering above the riverside village of Braubach, the Marksburg is the only castle in the…
Niederwald Falconry Centre
Located at the Niederwald Monument, and accessible by cable car from the Rhineside village…
Phantasialand is one of Europe’s top entertainment parks. Situated in Brühl …
Siegfrieds Musik Kabinet
Siegfrieds Mechanisches Musikkabinett has an extensive variety of mechanical musical ins…
All 58 guest rooms are en-suite and offer cable TV. Please note that this hotel has typical 'German beds' ie. twin beds pushed together in one wooden frame. There are however two separate mattresses and two separate duvets etc.
There is an on-site restaurant, where you can sample some of the traditional local dishes, as well as a bar with a lovely garden terrace.
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After your trip
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