Rhine Highlights with Jann Arden

Discover the Rhine Highlights on this 8 day all-inclusive river cruise from Basel to Amsterdam. Visit Kehl, Strasbourg, Mannheim and Cologne along the way.

8 Days
Zurich to Amsterdam
From (CAD)
$ 6,583
Dates & Pricing

Thank you for the overwhelming response to the April 25, 2022 Scenic Rhine River Cruise with Canadian icon, Jann Arden – it sold out in record time! Please contact your travel agent or Scenic today to hold a spot on the waiting list if a cabin becomes available. Alternately, you can view availability for Jann Arden's 2nd sailing with Scenic on Gems of the Danube departing May 2, 2022 here.

"To say that I'm excited about our upcoming SCENIC RIVER CRUISE, in April of 2022, would be a giant understatement! This world-class luxury river cruise, with yours truly, serenading you past some of the world's most beautiful scenery, will certainly be a one-of-a-kind experience. Join me for a wonderful, whimsical journey through Europe and let your worries float away." -Jann Arden

April 25 - May 2, 2022

You are invited to join the Canadian singer on board the Scenic Jasper sailing from Basel to Amsterdam. On this musical journey, kick back on board with Jann and her band, experience an intimate concert, a CD signing, a special photo opportunity and more. Pass through the magnificent Rhine Gorge, take an active hike around Hohenbaden Castle, enjoy 5-star dining, among other once-in-a-lifetime experiences while cruising this harmonious Rhine river cruise itinerary with the golden voice of Jann Arden.

A multi-platinum, award-winning singer, songwriter, actor and author, Arden has released 14 albums with 19 top ten singles. Arden’s accolades include 8 JUNO Awards including Female Artist of the Year and Songwriter of the Year, 10 SOCAN Awards and 4 Western Canadian Music Awards to name a few. In 2020, she was announced as an inductee into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame joining the ranks of Canadian musicians including Alanis Morissette, Bryan Adams, Barenaked Ladies, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Joni Mitchell, Shania Twain and many more. Whether she is captivating audiences with her heartfelt music, entertaining them with her quick wit or sharing her written word in a boldly honest voice – Arden is a Canadian original – a brilliant multidimensional talent.


EXCLUSIVE HIGHLIGHTS WITH JANN ARDEN

  • Welcome Reception introducing Jann Arden
  • Onboard evening concert performance by multi-platinum award-winning artist Jann Arden
  • Autograph signing session


Not only will you enjoy these exclusive highlights sailing with Jann Arden, the Scenic truly all-inclusive experience means you are only meant to be exploring, unwinding, and indulging. Leave your wallet somewhere safe and take in the Scenic difference of our handcrafted Rhine Highlights itinerary.

Book Now And Save With Limited Time Offers

  • Fly for $495 or Airfare Credit of $500 per person*
    Enjoy round trip airfare with Fly for $495 in economy or alternatively, receive an airfare credit of $500 per person.
  • Reduced deposit*
    Secure your spot on board our Jann Arden hosted cruise with a reduced deposit of only $250 per person (reduced from $500).

Book with Confidence

  • Deposit Protection Plan^
    Complimentary Standard Deposit Protection Plan^ valued at $125pp is included for new 2022 Europe River Cruise bookings made before August 31, 2021.
  • Flexible Booking Policy‡
    With our Flexible Booking Policy, you can defer your travel plans by transferring to an alternate departure date or itinerary or cancel up to 60 days prior to your cruise commencing with no Scenic fees (third party fees may apply). For cancellations, the value of the booking will be applied as a Future Travel Credit (FTC) which is valid for 24 months.

Add Risk-Free Platinum Protection Plan

  • Platinum Protection Plan† - Exclusive to Super Earlybirds
    Take advantage of our Platinum Protection Plan (“PPP”) or $395pp with 2022 river cruises. By adding this plan, you are covered if you unable to travel due to health reasons, or your travel plans are impacted by COVID-19, up to 31 days prior to departure with a 100% refund (less airline cancellation fees and PPP cost), or a 70% refund between 15 and 30 days prior to departure (less PPP cost).
For the full terms of our Platinum Protection Plan, please click here.
For more information about our Cruise with Confidence and health and safety policies visit our assurance page.

2022 Zurich > Amsterdam

Tour Map
Tour Code:
AMBC
Duration:
8 days
Departure City:
Zurich
Return City:
Amsterdam

Selected Itinerary

8 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Zurich > Basel

    A warm welcome awaits you from the crew of your Scenic Space-Ship. Your luxury cruise is about to begin and you’ll have the chance to raise your glass to the occasion at this evenings welcome reception where our award winning host Jann Arden will be introduced.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Kehl > Strasbourg

    Freechoice

    Visit Strasbourg and stroll through the Old Town with its half-timbered houses and distinctive Alsatian winstubs. Alternatively, journey to Mittelbergheim in the Alsace region and sample some of the best wines the region has to offer, or join a guided tour through the picturesque Black Forest, stopping along the way for a tasting of Black Forest cake.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Rastatt > Baden-Baden

    Arrive in charming Baden-Baden, a spa town famous for its Roman baths.

    Freechoice

    Tour the ruins  of the Roman baths that have made this city famous, or take an active hike to Hohenbaden Castle and be rewarded with wonderful views overlooking the town. Alternatively, visit the Mercedes-Benz factory and be transported into the world of this luxury car brand, learning about the history and prestige of this global product, or relax and rejuvenate during a visit to a thermal spa.

    Enrich

    Enjoy a private concert at the Baroque Palace of Rastatt, one of the most magnificent historic venues in the region. It’ll be an evening of grandeur unlike any other, and a rare chance to collect memories that you’ll cherish for a lifetime.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Heidelberg

    Freechoice

    Join a local guide on a historic tour of Heidelberg and visit the Renaissance castle. The castle ruins are among the most important Renaissance structures north of the Alps, or join a guided orientation tour of Heidelberg, followed by free time at leisure to explore the sights of this beautiful city as you wish.

    In the afternoon, Jann Arden will host an autograph signing session. Day of signing is subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Koblenz

    Freechoice

    Take a guided tour of Koblenz the city straddling two of Europe’s most beautiful rivers, or discover Cochem and the beautiful Moselle Valley on a guided tour including a visit to Reichsburg Castle that dates back to the Middle Ages. Alternatively, visit a local winery and sample some of the fine wines of this region. Learn about the wine making process while being surrounded by picture postcard scenery

    Exclusive for Jann Arden Guests: Enjoy an onboard evening concert performance by multi-platinum award-winning artist Jann Arden.  Night of performance is subject to change

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Cologne

    Freechoice

    Enjoy a scenic ride on the oldest cog railway in Germany and discover splendid Drachenburg Castle, or stroll through Cologne and get up close to the filigree twin towers of the famous cathedral. Alternatively, learn the history of one of the city’s most famous namesakes, Eau de Cologne on a guided tour. Visit the house of Farina, the world’s oldest fragrance company and discover what makes it so unique and why it was the scent of choice for many of the European royals, or stay on board for a beer tasting sampling multiple different beers including the most famous and popular brew from the region, the pale ale called Kolcsh.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Amsterdam

    Freechoice

    Explore Amsterdam on a guided walking tour, pausing along the way to sample Dutch favourites, or cruise the iconic canals that have made Amsterdam world famous. Amsterdam has over 100 kilometres of canals and today you will see some of the prettiest sights of the city such as elegant merchant’s houses, churches and historic warehouses. Alternatively, join a guided cycling tour outside of the city, or discover charming Volendam and Edam. The quaint fishing village of Volendam is home to many wooden houses and a beautiful harbour, explore the charm of the village before a short drive to the nearby town of Edam, where you will visit a local farm for a delicious cheese tasting.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Amsterdam

    After a hearty breakfast, you’ll be transferred to Amsterdam airport for your onward or homebound flight.

    This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Truly all-inclusive luxury
  • 5-Star Scenic Space-Ships with up to 163 guests
  • Spacious Balcony Suites with an innovative Scenic Sun Lounge
  • 1 Scenic Enrich experience at a private classical concert at the spectacular Baroque Palace of Rastatt – Exclusive to Scenic
  • Personalise your trip with 20 included Scenic Freechoice activities
  • Dine at your choice of up to five on board venues, from casual to fine dining
  • 20 meals – 7 breakfasts (B), 6 lunches (L) and 7 dinners (D)
  • Complimentary premium beverages all day, every day – not just at meal times
  • Butler service for every suite
  • Complimentary full mini-bar restocked daily
  • Innovative Salt Therapy Lounge and fitness area
  • Scenic Tailormade App for river commentary and independent exploration
  • The freedom of our e-bikes – electronically assisted bicycles
  • Scenic Cruise Director to guide and assist & expert local guides
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout your cruise
  • Return airport transfers
  • All tipping and gratuities on board and on shore

More about Jann Arden
  • Jann Arden is a multi-platinum, award-winning singer, songwriter, actor and author. Arden has released 14 albums with 19 top ten singles. Arden’s accolades include 8 JUNO Awards including Female Artist of the Year and Songwriter of the Year, 10 SOCAN Awards and 4 Western Canadian Music Awards to name a few.
  • In 2020, she was announced as an inductee into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame joining the ranks of Canadian musicians including Alanis Morissette, Bryan Adams, Barenaked Ladies, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Joni Mitchell, Shania Twain and many more. Whether she is captivating audiences with her heartfelt music, entertaining them with her quick wit or sharing her written word in a boldly honest voice – Arden is a Canadian original – a brilliant multidimensional talent.

Pricing & Availability

To secure your spot on board this very special hosted cruise,
Call our our Luxury Travel Experts on 1 866 689 8611, contact your travel agent or book online today.

General Information & Conditions. Please read carefully before booking.

*Super Earlybird and Earlybird Offers – Inventory controlled and may be extended or cancelled at any time without notice.

Valid for new bookings made before August 31, 2021. Save an additional 10% on cruise fare: Super Earlybird offer is available on Sapphire & Diamond deck suites only, excluding the Single Balcony Suite (Category BS). Excludes Category E & D. Super Earlybird offer is for new bookings only and not available for bookings using a Future Travel Credit (FTC) Voucher. Full payment is due 12 months prior to departure for Super Earlybird offers to apply. Once sold out or if full payment is not received the standard Earlybird offers or best available offer will apply. Applicable on the cruise element only, excludes airfares, port charges, hotel stays and other additional items. Prices based on per person twin share in CAD available at advertising deadline, are strictly limited & subject to availability on specific dates, until sold out. Offers not in conjunction with any other offers and may be withdrawn at any time. No retroactivity. A non-refundable deposit of $250 per person is due at time of booking with full payment required 90 days prior to departure. Scenic reserves the right to ticket the airfare upon receipt of deposit. Flights promotion is valid from 11 gateways across Canada towards the international economy airfare to Europe. This flight promotion is valid on specific classes of service with scheduled airlines of Scenic's choice. Total ticket cost, including taxes, not to exceed $1,600 per person. Tax and ticket surcharges may apply. Included gateways: YHZ Halifax; YYZ Toronto; YOW Ottawa; YUL Montreal; YQR Regina; YXE Saskatoon; YWG Winnipeg; YEG Edmonton; YYC Calgary; YVR Vancouver; and YYJ Victoria. Flights from other Canadian airports will incur surcharges. Flights must be booked by Scenic and are based on the brochure tour dates. Any requests outside of the tour dates may incur seasonal surcharges. For all booking made with a flight offer, a second non-refundable deposit of $1,500 per person is required 8 months prior to the date of departure. Failure to pay the deposit at 8 months prior to the date of departure shall result in the flight offer being removed from your booking and an Air Credit being applied instead. If your travel date is in less than 8 months prior to departure date, the second non-refundable deposit of $1,500 per person is due at the time of booking. Scenic reserves the right to ticket the airfare upon receipt of the second deposit. Once flight have been booked, the flight tickets are 100% non-refundable and non-changeable. Full airline terms and conditions apply at all times. Airfare credit in lieu of economy airfare and varies by cruise itinerary. Port charges and taxes are included. Groups: Offers apply to new groups booked and deposited during promotional period. No retroactivity. Any maps or other route depictions are intended as an indication only and are subject to change. All beverages are included except for a very small number of fine and vintage wines, Champagnes and spirits. Salt Therapy Lounge not available on all ships. Airport transfers are only available on the first and last day of your tour and at times we designate.

‡Flexible Booking Policy
To ensure guests can book with confidence, for all new 2022 bookings Scenic Group are including a Flexible Booking Policy which allows guests to defer travel and transfer to an alternate departure or itinerary or cancel up to 60 days prior to travel, with no Scenic Group fees (3rd party fees may apply). For cancellations, the value of the booking will be applied as a Future Travel Credit (FTC) which is valid for 24 months. This flexible booking and cancellation policy excludes Russia. Please note, final payment due date will remain as per booking conditions; however, this flexible policy allows changes to be made up to 60 days prior to travel.

^Deposit Protection Plan
Complimentary Deposit Protection Plan (DPP) has been included for 2022 Europe river cruise bookings before August 31, 2021. This offer applies to new bookings only as is not applicable for re-bookings made with a Future Travel Credit voucher. The DPP is provided at a cost of $125 per person per tour or cruise. The DPP is not available on Russian cruises and Russian cruise tours. Where You cancel a tour or cruise prior to the invoiced final Payment Date, and the Deposit Protection Plan applies, We will hold Your deposit, less any third party cancellation and/or administrative fees incurred by Us, for Our tour products only, (i.e. not products provided by third parties such as air travel), then We will credit the remainder of the deposit towards an alternative tour product, if You book within 24 months of cancellation. If Your tour or cruise is suspended the terms and conditions of the suspension will be applicable to Your booking and the cost of the DPP and all funds being held will be moved into a Future Travel Credit. The DPP is not combinable with any other exceptional discounts or offers, that may be promoted at the time You pay Your deposit. If You do not rebook within 24 months, or utilise all of Your Deposit, it will be forfeited. If You have booked a tour with an applicable Fly Deal or other Earlybird Offer, any airline cancellation fees will be deducted from the deposit amount if flights have been ticketed. The Deposit Protection Plan does not, nor is it intended to, replace travel insurance. Policy is effective for new bookings made from June 29, 2021.

For full terms and conditions refer to 2022 Europe River Cruising Brochure or click here. BC consumer protection #40178.