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Rhine Valley & the Festival of 1000 Lights at Andernach 2020

Staying at the Hotel Weiland
8 Days / 7 Nights

Join us on a wonderful holiday to enjoy the beauty of the Rhine Valley from the steep vineyard covered mountains, the cathedrals and woods, many magical castles and breathtaking views of the River Rhine.

Price Includes:

  • Coach travel and Channel crossing either by ferry or Eurotunnel
  • 7 nights bed and breakfast accommodation at Hotel Weiland, Lahnstein, (or similar)
  • Excursions as detailed

Not Included:

  • Any charges for wine tasting on excursion
  • Any admission charges to the 'Festival of 1000 Lights' - payable locally at Andernach
  • Travel insurance
  • Single room supplement
  • Any charges made by hotel for use of facilities
  • Personal expenditure, gratuities, any admission charges other than stated

Important Note:  If the river cruise does not take place for any reason the appropriate fare only will be refunded.  We cannot guarantee that any aspect of the 'Festival of 1000 Lights' at Andernach will take place.

Your Holiday Hotel - The Weiland

The popular Hotel Weiland is set in the Rhine side town of Lahnstein.  There is a bar and restaurant area and all rooms have private facilities.  Lahnstein is a 'working' town and features a range of bars, cafes and restaurants.  You will have plenty of opportunity to sample some typical German cuisine.

During your stay we have included these great excursions:

  • Rudesheim – a visit to the picturesque riverside ‘wine town’ of Rudesheim. Explore the lively Drosselgasse – a narrow street with its cosy cafes, shops and bars. 
  • The Rhine Valley – an excursion along the Rhine seeing the world famous Lorelei Rock and visiting Boppard with its splendid Rhine promenade and St Goar, home to the world famous Cuckoo Clock shop.  The perfect way to view the Rhine is from the water on our included Rhine cruise through the Rhine Gorge seeing picturesque villages, terraced vine clad slopes and many ancient castles
  • Wiesbaden – see this amazing city with its many renovated buildings. Wander the narrow streets in the historic old town, see the Kurhous and Town Hall and marvel at the Cuckoo Clock
  • Cochem and the Moselle Valleys – today’s included excursion begins at Koblenz where the Rhine and Moselle rivers meet. It then continues along the gentler Moselle Valley to charming Cochem.  Later you can join optional wine tasting at the House of Anton Hammes in Alken where you can take a tour through the cellars of the fine vintages with a chance to sample and buy.   Details available from coach driver
  • On 01 August the day is at leisure in the beautiful Rhine side town of Lahnstein. Here you can do some shopping or relax.  In the late afternoon our coach will take you to the Rhine side town of Andernach to see the spectacular ‘Festival of 1000 Lights’.  This usually includes a dramatic firework display.

On day 8 we commence our journey home during the morning, arriving back later on

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