Davis Family Vineyards explores UNESCO designated Rhine Valley in 2021!
You’re invited to join winemaker Guy Davis for a glide along the famed Rhine and Moselle Rivers aboard AmaWaterway’s newest vessel – AmaLucia. Sailing from Basel, Switzerland to Amsterdam, Netherlands you’ll experience captivating sights in Germany & France that include grand cities, picturesque towns, iconic castles, stunning vineyards and verdant valleys. Take a front-row seat on an enchanting journey that takes you along the Rhine and through its designated-UNESCO World Heritage Site with its 40 castles strung like pearls on its river banks, to magnificent cities and charming villages alike.
You’ll be in good hands with Guy Davis as your congenial onboard host. Look forward to hand-selected Davis Family Vineyards wines during exclusive onboard events, including a wine seminar & tasting and a very special winemaker’s dinner.
Basel to Amsterdam
President & Winemaker, Davis Family Vineyards
Davis Family Vineyards 2021
Destination: Rhine & Moselle Rivers
To & From: Basel to Amsterdam
Dates: May 29 – June 8, 2021
Length: 10 Days
F&WT Optional 2-night Pre-Cruise Program: Basel & the Wine Road of Alsace
F&WT Onboard Event: Welcome Reception
F&WT Optional Shore Tour: Baden: Germany’s Pinot Paradise
Amawaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: “The Gem of the Alsace” tour OR Strasbourg bike tour
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Heidelberg excursion OR Mannheim Baroque Palace or Schwetzingen Gardens Or Heidelberg Philosopher’s Path Hike
F&WT Onboard Event: Seminar & Tasting in afternoon while sailing to Rüdesheim
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tour, Choice of: Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Museum OR Rüdesheimer Coffee
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Gondola ride and wine tasting OR Schloss Johannisberg bike tour OR Vineyard hike
F&WT Optional Shore Tour: Noble Riesling of the Rheingau
As you sail this afternoon – enjoy scenic views of castles while cruising along Rhine River Gorge
F&WT Onboard Event: Wine hour pre-dinner
Scenic cruising through the Moselle Valley
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Walking tour and wine tasting OR Moselle bike tour OR Landshut Castle hike
F&WT Onboard Event: Winemaker’s Dinner in Chef’s Table (1/2 of the group this night)
F&WT Onboard Event: Wine-Paired dinner in Chef’s Table (other 1/2 of the group this night)
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: “Rome of the North” tour OR “Ancient Tales of the Porta Nigra” OR Trier bike tour OR Petrisberg hike
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Reichsburg Castle and walking tour OR Reichsburg Castle hike OR Cochem Mustart Mill or Cochem bike tour
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Holy City walking tour and cathedral OR Kölsch beer tasting OR Bike tour along the Rhine
F&WT Onboard Event: Farewell Toast
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Canal cruise and city tour OR Jordaan tour (subject to docking location)
Prices are per person based on two people per stateroom and include shipboard accommodations, onboard meals, estimated $280 port taxes (subject to change), unlimited beverages of select wines, beers, and spirits and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner, AmaWaterways shore excursions, wines served with dinners provided by host winery, onboard wine program and limited travel management services. Prices do not include roundtrip air, transfers (unless air is purchased through Amawaterways), gratuities, additional food & beverages, Food & Wine Trails’ optional pre-cruise program and shore tours, travel insurance, or all items of a personal nature. F&WT reserves the right to correct pricing errors or omissions. Prices will not increase after deposit received, except for fuel surcharges and any taxes, charges or levies imposed by government agencies. Single occupancy rates available upon request.
Sister ship to the award-winning AmaLea and AmaKristina, the elegant 156-passenger AmaLucia will be a warm, inviting ship offering plenty of space for guests to unwind when she debuts in 2021. From comfortable staterooms with twin balconies that keep guests well-connected via Entertainment-On-Demand, free high-speed Internet access and Wi-Fi, to the sunny Main Lounge, where delicious tapas will be served throughout the day, guests will have everything they need to enjoy their time spent on board. If an active mood strikes, the sun-deck walking track, pool with swim-up bar, fitness room and complimentary fleet of bikes will be available. Or you can take an invigorating class led by the professionally trained onboard Wellness Host. And, of course, the exquisite cuisine served in the Main Restaurant and at The Chef’s Table specialty restaurant will satisfy your every craving aboard AmaLucia.
NOTE: Images below depict AmaLucia’s sister ship – AmaLea. Final layout, decor, furnishings, etc. for AmaLucia may be different.
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The itinerary port and shore tour schedule as provided by Uniworld Cruises is based on their 2019 itinerary – please note it is likely this will change and be updated a few months prior to departure. Schedule and times are subject to change without notice due to water levels, wind factors and other conditions.
To book a stateroom on this sailing, you must submit a completed registration form with deposit. For your convenience the registration form can be completed and electronically signed online by all passengers traveling.
For PC users the PDF form can be completed online, saved and returned via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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If you are paying for the deposit by check, mail to: Food & Wine Trails, 141 Stony Circle, Suite 260, Santa Rosa, CA 95401
If you are paying for the deposit with a credit card, include your card information on page two of the registration form and FAX to (707) 526-9147.
All Guests will be required to check‐in online at amawaterways.com to complete and submit their PASSENGER INFORMATION FORM before final documentation will be processed.
F&WT strongly recommends the purchase of (Allianz) travel insurance to safeguard your trip investment.
Please note: Cruise escorts, experts scheduled to appear and onboard programming are subject to change with or without notice. For a complete listing of all tour conditions, please refer to page 2 of the registration form.