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La Nouvelle Etoile
Moselle Cruise


 

The La Nouville Etoile  slowly plies along picturesque inland waterways of Holland, Belgium, France  and Germany lined with magnificent foliage and speckled with charming towns.

The La Nouville Etoile includes a large sundeck with jacuzzi, a main deck with a panoramic  lounge, a bar area with piano, a dining room, a fitness room and an elevator.  There are 4 oversized  suites (over 200 square feet), featuring flat screen monitors with internet connection, satellite television and video, double sink bathrooms with large showers.

Meticulous attention to detail is evident throughout - from the selection of the linens, to the fresh fruit and flowers in each suite.  The warm, elegant teak interiors, subtle color schemes and pleasant furnishings invite you to relax and enjoy.

Trier to Koblenz

(Day 1) Trier
After being met by our driver you will be taken to La Nouvelle moored in the heart of Trier, the oldest town in Germany, for a wonderful champagne welcome and time to relax. Trier will take you back to the old Roman times from many years before Christ. You will have time to explore the town, visit the Porta Nigra, part of the old town wall and the magnificent St. Peters Cathedral.

(Day 2) Trier to Trittenheim
A morning cruise takes us from Trier to the peaceful village of Trittenheim. Take a short drive to the nearby village of Piesport, where abundant remains of the Celtic times may be found. Taste the famous wine, Piesporter Goldtropfchen, at the cellars of Dr. Theo Haart. Visit the 17th century church of St. Michael with its remarkable painting on the attic ceiling.

(Day 3) Trittenheim to Bernkastel
Exploring down this picturesque part of the Mosel, we reach Bernkastel, another famous wine village. Here you will find the "crème de la crème" of Mosel wines. In the afternoon, visit the private cellars of Dr. Loosen for a sampling of his superb wines. Finish your day with a stroll around the village of Bernkastel.

(Day 4) Bernkastel to Zell
Continuing down the Mosel we come to Zell, one of the most beautiful towns on the Mosel and famous for its wines. Visit the cellars of Dr. Stein in Bullie, just outside of town. Time in the afternoon to wander the beautiful town of Zell.

(Day 5) Zell to Cochem
From Zell we take a leisurely cruise past numerous vineyards and shopping in the charming town of Cochem. In the early afternoon, we will drive you to the castle Burg Eltz, also called the "Queen of the German castles" because it is one of the castles that had not been destroyed by the French King Louis XIV in 1689. A guided tour takes you through this fascinating 12th century castle.

(Day 6) Cochem to Winnengen to Koblenz
A morning cruise through the lowest part of the Mosel, stopping in Winnengen, one of the oldest and largest wine growing villages in the area. Continue on to Koblenz, where you will have time to stroll the streets. Koblenz is most known for its wonderful shopping. Optional visit to the old ruin of Ehrenbreitstein. We then enjoy a lovely farewell celebration on board with your last remarkable gourmet dinner.

(Day 7) Koblenz
After your great breakfast on board you will either be driven to the airport or your hotel.



Note : The route is run in reverse on alternate weeks and excursion days and mooring places may change

 

LA NOUVELLE ETOILE

 

2017 Rates

La Nouvelle Etoile
Accommodations Rate Type Rate Amount
Single supplement Value 3737
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Regular 61000
Single supplement Regular 3987
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Value 57000
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat 11 Night 101600
Suite per person Value 7475
Suite per person Regular 7975
Suite per person 11 Night 13290
Single supplement 11 Night 6645

 

Departure Dates (Sunday) Rate Type Route
Oct 15 Value Germany and Luxembourg
Sept 17, 24; Oct 1, 8 Regular Luxembourg and Germany
Aug 20, 27; Sep 3, 10 Regular Alsace- Lorraine

2018 Rates

La Nouvelle Etoile
Accommodations Rate Type Rate Amount
Suite per person Value 7700
Suite per person Value 7700
Suite per person Regular 8200
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Value 57800
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Mid 57800
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Regular 61800
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat 11 Night 104600

 

Departure Dates (Sunday) Rate Type Route
Aug 19, 26, Sep 2, 9, Regular Nancy to Strasbourg
July 22, 29, Aug 5 Value Paris to Epernay
Jun 17, 24, Jul 1, Regular Moret to Briare
Oct 14 Value Mosel River cruising between Remich and Koblenz
Seo 16, 23, 30 Oct 7 Regular Mosel River cruising between Remich and Koblenz
Apr 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, May 6 Regular Haarlem to Haarlem
May 13 Regular Amsterdam to Brughes
May 20 Regular Bruges to Paris
Jun 10 Regular Auxerre to Moret

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