Our holiday base is Vianden, a pretty hamlet with a stunning castle tucked away in an enchanting spot near Luxembourg’s border with Germany. Delightful sightseeing takes in sophisticated Luxembourg City, ancient Echternacht and the tourist hub of Remich. You’ll be staying at the lovely Grand Hotel de Vianden, ideally situated within walking distance of the heart of the village, the River Our and the grand castle.
Thursday. We head to Hull to board our P&O ferry to Rotterdam enjoying dinner, entertainment and breakfast on board.
Friday. We make our way to magical Vianden where the afternoon is free for sightseeing. Perhaps visit the castle, hop aboard the land train or catch the chairlift to take in the views.
Saturday. Today we head to Luxembourg City for a guided walking tour of this stylish metropolis. Fascinating points of interest include the impressive Palais-Grand Ducal and the atmospheric Bock Casemates – a honeycomb of 17th century passages.
Sunday. We head along the banks of the Moselle to pretty Remich. Known as the Pearl of the Moselle, this tourist resort features winding lanes and a tree-lined promenade along the riverbank. We continue through the breathtaking Mullertahl region to Echternach, the oldest town in Luxembourg with two thousand years of history.
Monday. Following some free time in Vianden, we travel to the ferry back to the UK with dinner, entertainment and breakfast on board.
Tuesday. We journey home with comfort stop en route.