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Rhine Valley

Rhine Valley

from Cologne to Mainz.

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Published by Berlitz Guides in Lausanne .
Written in English


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At head of title, Berlitz.

SeriesBerlitz travel guides
ContributionsBerlitz.
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Open LibraryOL14330047M

The Rhine River: Raging with History By Rick Steves A riverboat cruises toward the Rhine River village of St. Goar. (photo: Dominic Bonuccelli) Rhine River robber barons used this island fortress — Pfalz Castle — to extract tolls from boat traffic. The Rhine Valley Line offers a laid-back cruise through the German wine country. Visit the charming towns Koblenz and Mainz and enjoy the relaxing scenery of riverside vineyards. The Rhine Valley Line is fully included in your Eurail Pass. Rhine Valley Line scenic train route.

The Rhine River is one of the longest and most scenic rivers in Europe, making it a must-see in Here are the best things to see on a Rhine River cruise. Cancel free on most hotels. Get discounted rates on hotel reservations in Upper Middle Rhine Valley, Germany with Take advantage of our last minute Upper Middle Rhine Valley hotel deals & offers today! Book online and save up to 50% off.

The Upper Rhine (German: Oberrhein) is the section of the Rhine in the Upper Rhine Plain between Basel in Switzerland and Bingen in river is marked by Rhine-kilometres to (the scale beginning in Konstanz and ending in Rotterdam).. The Upper Rhine is one of four sections of the river (the others being the High Rhine, Middle Rhine and Lower Rhine) between Lake Constance and Designated: 28 August My family (husband and 2 kids ages 11 and 12) will be spending 2 days in Rhine valley. We will be staying in Bacharach. I plan to spend 1 day exploring Rhine and 1 day in Mosel valley. Must see castles we want to cover are Rheinfels castle in and Burg Eltz in Mosel valley but would li.


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Discover the best Rhine Travel Guides in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Rhine Valley book Books Best Sellers. A useful and basically well-written book which made our trip to the Rhine very interesting. The list of places to see covers a wide variety of interests, unfortunately it didn't mention that on one misbegotten day (an annual event we were told when it was too late) the road along the Rhine is closed to all traffic except walkers and cyclists/5(5).

Find a huge variety of new & used Rhine River Valley books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop Rhine River Valley books at Alibris. All Along the Rhine is a book that shares over recipes that cover and explain different culinary history and wine making in different Rhine River countries.

Throughout this book there are different excerpts, legends, and different folklore that. The Rhine Valley is storybook Germany, a fairy-tale world of legends and robber-baron castles. Cruise the most castle-studded stretch of the romantic Rhine as you listen for the song of the treacherous Loreley.

Find hotels in Rhine Rhine Valley book, Austria. Book online, pay at the hotel. Good rates and no reservation costs. Read hotel reviews from real guests. Explore Romantic Rhine Valley holidays and discover the best time and places to visit.

| Between Rüdesheim and Koblenz, the Rhine cuts deeply through the Rhenish slate mountains, meandering between hillside castles and steep fields of wine-producing grapes.

The romantic Middle Rhine is a river valley straight out of a picture book, with precipitous cliffs, steep vineyards, a castle perched on virtually every hilltop and pretty villages.

Myths and legends abound here, such as the story of Loreley, the beautiful siren of the rocks. Find hotels in Upper Middle Rhine Valley, Germany. Book online, pay at the hotel. Good rates and no reservation costs. Read hotel reviews from real guests. Access spectacular panoramic views of Rhine Valley sights that you wouldn’t see otherwise, including romantic villages, vineyards, medieval castles, and more.

The tour isn’t restricted to staying on the boat—get the chance to jump off, taste wine, and explore the historic Rudesheim/5().

Visiting the Rhine River Valley never gets old. It’s storybook Germany, a fairy-tale world of legends, rugged cliffs, half-timbered towns and robber-baron : Rick Steves' Europe. Book your tickets online for Rhine Valley, Rhineland-Palatinate: See reviews, articles, and photos of Rhine Valley, ranked No.5 on Tripadvisor among 1, attractions in Rhineland-Palatinate/5().

The Rhine Valley offers much to the traveller with spectacular scenery and a warm welcome. This attracts visitors from all over the world, charmed by its vine-clad slopes, fairy tale castles and picturesque riverside towns and ancient castles. Our base is Boppard, which was once a Roman fort and is now the heart and soul of this holiday area.

Rick Steves Snapshot: Rothenburg & the Rhine contains the complete chapters on this region, excerpted from Rick's full-size Germany guidebook — and leaves out the chapters on other German destinations. So if all you want is Rothenburg, the Rhine and Mosel Valleys, Cologne, Frankfurt, and Würzburg, this compact Snapshot guide delivers everything you'll need to know — for about half the.

The Upper Rhine Plain, Rhine Rift Valley or Upper Rhine Graben (German: Oberrheinische Tiefebene, Oberrheinisches Tiefland or Oberrheingraben, French: Vallée du Rhin) is a major rift, about kilometre-long ( mi) and on average kilometre-wide (31 mi), between Basel in the south and the cities of Frankfurt/Wiesbaden in the north.

Its southern section straddles the border between France. Upper Middle Rhine Valley Travel Guide. The Upper Middle Rhine Valley (Oberes-Mittelrheintal in German) is the region along the River Rhine that stretches for km between the city of Koblenz and the towns of Bingen and Rüdesheim am Rhein in Germany.

Guidebook detailing a stage cycle tour along the River Rhine, with clear route description andmapping. The km route passes through six countries, varied scenery and outstanding historical and cultural interest. The Upper Middle Rhine Valley is a cultural landscape that has been formed by the transport of means and ideas for over 2, years.

The Middle Rhine Valley stretches for 65km between Koblenz and Mainz, in central Germany. This area is full off medieval castles, historic towns and vineyards/5. Days - The Rhine Gorge Today's excursion takes you by rail to St Goar, where you take a pleasure cruise through the timeless and iconic Rhine Gorge.

One of the most scenic sights along the Rhine River, the Rhine Gorge is dominated by the legendary Lorelei Rock, situated in the centre of the river/5(59). Traveling Along the Rhine. The Rhine Valley, on the other hand, is a wide and varied region crisscrossed by tributaries and best explored by car.

I pull out the little book of Rhine lore I. River Rhine Valley. The West Rhine Railway is one of the most beautiful and famous railway lines in Germany.

It runs from Cologne via Bonn and Koblenz to Mainz. Its most recognisable part is from Koblenz to Bingen where the trains run directly along the Rhine and its numerous bends. This part of the valley even is part of the World Heritage.Upper Middle Rhine Valley is full of outstanding hotels as well as fantastic food, so it's no mystery why travelers often return.

Crowds have doubled in the last year, which means you're wise to book now! Any 5-star getaway begs for you to explore day spas, art, and local museums. When you book your vacation onyou can enjoy it all.The Rhine Valley, where the Rhine carves its way through steep hills topped with countless castles and ruins, is one of the most famous and most heavily touristed parts of Germany.

The travelling here is very easy — cruises, castles and vineyard tours by day, sampling local wines at night — so it's no surprise that visitors' demographics are slanted heavily towards retirees looking for an easy break.