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Art, Culture & Culinary Delights

MS VIVA TIARA
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Dusseldorf - Amsterdam - Antwerp - Rotterdam - Dusseldorf
  • 4 Nights
  • VIVA All-Inclusive
  • January - March 2022
p. p. from 350 €

13 Travel dates
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ART, CULTURE & CULINARY DELIGHTS

Dusseldorf - Amsterdam - Antwerp - Rotterdam - Dusseldorf

 

Winter break? Not with VIVA Cruises! The VIVA TIARA departs on January 20, 2022 for four-night city trips from/to Düsseldorf to Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Antwerp. In keeping with the motto of the voyage "Art, Culture & Culinary Delights", special sights such as the Nationalmuseum Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam or the Boijmans Museum in Rotterdam await you here during the voyages and as part of the optionally bookable excursion package. With a beer and chocolate tasting, your stay in Antwerp will focus on the theme of Culinary Delights, and in Rotterdam you will discover the city under the sign of its special architecture.



ALWAYS WITH US: OUR VIVA ALL-INCLUSIVE

  • Full board with breakfast buffet, lunch, dinner (multi-course gourmet menus, served at your seat) and snacks with free choice of table and flexible meal times
  • All day high quality alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages from the entire bar menu (including soft drinks, juices, a variety of coffee specialties, tea, cocoa, sparkling wine, Aperol, white wine, red wine, rosé, champagne, various beers, long drinks, cocktails, spirits, liqueurs)
  • High Tea: selection of homemade scones with clotted cream & jam, sandwiches, cupcakes, chocolates, macarones, exclusive teas and other delicacies
  • daily freshly stocked mini-bar in the cabin (water, beer, soft drinks)
  • welcome champagne in the cabin
  • WLAN and gratuities
day 127.11.2021
  • Düsseldorf
    ---
    17:00
    Düsseldorf, the capital and second-largest city of North Rhine-Westphalia, is a mix of old and new Germany. The Altstadt, or Old Town, is centrally located behind the Rhine Embankment Promenade and has been dubbed “the longest bar in the world” due to the estimated 300 bars and discos in the area. Shopping aficionados will be more than pleased with the variety of shops and interesting boutiques on Königsallee and Schadowstraße while fans of history and culture will not want to miss visiting St. Lambertus Church, the Rathaus (Town Hall) or the 13th century Schlossturm (Castle Tower) which houses the nautical museum. Those with more time on their hands may also consider short trips to visit the Baroque-style 18th century mansion of Schloss Benrath or the 12th century ruins of Kaiserpfalz in the picturesque town of Kaiserswerth.

    Excursions Düsseldorf

    * Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed here. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
day 227.11.2021
  • Amsterdam
    08:00
    22:00

    The beautiful capital city of the Netherlands is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe thanks to its many attractions. Amsterdam is a cosmopolitan city with many world-famous sights, not least of which is its traditional narrow houses with their gabled facades dating back to the Golden Age of the 17th century.

    Amsterdam is also famous as an artistic hotspot and visitors flock to the many museums and galleries including the Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum. Take a stroll or discover the city on two wheels - cycling is a popular pastime here - and get a real feel for the authentic Dutch atmosphere. Experience the notorious Red Light District by day or by night, visit the Anne Frank House where the family hid during the German occupation or take a boat trip on the spectacular canals - all wonderful ways to enjoy your time in the city.

    Excursions Amsterdam

    Amsterdam: Canal cruise

    A canal cruise is a must during your visit to Amsterdam. In a covered boat, you will discover the city in a surprisingly different way that remains hidden to pedestrians. The leisurely trip takes you through large and small canals, under low bridges and along magnificent Kontor buildings and former warehouses from the 16th and 17th centuries. The one-hour trip with explanations begins and ends near the ship's mooring.

    Short walk to the canal boat!

    Subject to change without notice. Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
    • Duration: 1,5 h
    • walking
    • per person: 29 €
    Amsterdam: Zaanse Schans with boat tour

    If you would like to get an accurate impression of life in Holland in the 17th and 18th centuries, visit the Zaanse Schans. In this region
    there are authentic houses, windmills, a pewter factory, a cheese and milk factory and other handicrafts. The old Zaan style is visible both inside and outside. In the 17th century more than 600 windmills were built in the Zaanse Schans area, creating the first industrial area. The windmills were used to grind spices, make paints, saw wood and produce oil, among other things. Some of these windmills still exist and can still be visited today. You can see how these wind-powered machines work from inside and outside. This tour also includes a boat trip - Enjoy the landscape and the beautiful windmills from the water side. 

    Subject to change without notice. Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
    • Duration: 4,5 h
    • Bus - Walking
    • per person: 38 €
    Amsterdam: The Keukenhof budding kingdom

    In the middle of the famous park of the Keukenhof, everything blossoms. Let us tell you all about the best places to visit on this entertaining trip from Amsterdam and then just follow your nose - to the fragrant flowers, streams, lakes, windmills and cafés.
    You can stroll through the sea of colours or rent a bicycle in the typical Dutch way to discover even more garden ideas on the 32 hectares. In spring more than 7 million bulbous flowers bloom in 800 different tulip varieties.
    Enjoy spectacular flower shows, surprising inspirational gardens, unique works of art and various events.
    A unique and unforgettable experience.

    Only possible on certain dates! Tulips season 20.03.-09.05.2021

    Subject to change without notice. Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
    • Duration: 4,5 h
    • Bus - Walking
    • per person: 49 €
    * Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed here. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
day 327.11.2021
  • Antwerpen
    14:30
    20:30

    As Belgium’s second largest city, and with a history that dates back to the Middle Ages, the modern port of Antwerp sits straddling the River Scheldt. At its centre lies the centuries old Diamond District, with its cutters, polishers, and traders, plying their trade as their ancestors did all those years ago. The architecture of the city’s old town is as grand as anything you will find anywhere, while modern Antwerp offers chic independent fashion houses and museums of art, including Rubens Museum.

    The Museum by the Stream (MAS), opened in 2011, and depicts the Port City through the ages. The port is also famous for its coffee storage facilities, 250,000 tonnes of beans are stored at any one time. It’s little wonder that wherever you walk, you’re never far from a trendy coffee shop. The revamped port area is also a magnet for foodies, with Michelin-starred restaurants living alongside an eclectic mix of international eateries.

    Excursions Antwerpen

    Antwerp: City tour - Walking tour

    A short bus ride takes you through the third largest port in Europe, past the Steen, the former castle, to the centre of the city. The old town is steeped in history. You will find it on old building fronts in narrow alleys or on the imposing Grand-Place. The Grote Markt was originally a forum or square outside the medieval residential area. In 1220, Duke Henry I of Brabant (1165-1235) donated this municipal land to the city. The cathedral is a cult treasury with an impressive collection of important works of art, including a number of paintings by Rubens. Now, after twenty years, the church with seven naves has regained its former architectural splendour. After about 3 hours, you will return to the ship in a relaxed manner.

    Subject to change without notice. Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
    • Duration: 3,5 h
    • Bus - Walking
    • per person: 39 €
    Antwerp: Culinary by Antwerp!

    Antwerpers are known for their indiscretion, openness and informal conversation. They proudly show off their favourite places in the city and will christen you a Sinjoor (an Antwerp native). Follow them through alleyways, crossing squares to the majestic Grote Markt and the cosy Groenplaats. Make yourself at home in the heart of the beautiful city by the river. An entertaining tour of Antwerp's most delicious places and the perfect introduction to the sweet and savoury pleasures of the city.

    Subject to change without notice. Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
    • Duration: 3 h
    • walking
    • per person: 49 €
    * Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed here. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
day 427.11.2021
  • Rotterdam
    07:00
    13:00

    Discover beautiful Rotterdam, the second-biggest city in the Netherlands. This major port is in the South of the country and has a long and fascinating seafaring heritage. While much of the city was reconstructed following the Second World War, the modern and bold architecture is exceptionally attractive, making this the perfect spot to discover the best of the Low Countries.

    You can learn more about the city's shipping past at the Maritime Museum where exhibits and vintage ships showcase the region's history. Rotterdam is also well-known for its Delfshaven neighborhood - a district which dates back to the 1600s. This part of the city is home to canalside boutiques as well as the Pilgrim Fathers' Church - the site where the pilgrims worshiped before they sailed to the New World.

    Excursions Rotterdam

    Rotterdam: City and harbour tour

    Rotterdam is one of the most modern cities in the Netherlands and is therefore also called "Manhatten on the Meuse". In terms of urban development, Rotterdam has gained worldwide recognition because of the way it was rebuilt after the Second World War, during which the city was almost completely destroyed. During a bus tour, accompanied by a local guide, you will discover this fascinating city with its impressive market hall, spectacular cube houses and much more. The tour is interrupted by an extensive harbour tour by ship. Until just a few years ago Rotterdam was the largest port in the world. You will see different parts of the harbour and will certainly be impressed by the enormous activities. Of course you will also get a lot of interesting information and an insight into a world full of dynamics during this tour. Afterwards the bus will take you back to your floating hotel.

    Subject to change without notice. Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
    • Duration: 4 h
    • Bus - Boat
    • per person: 45 €
    Rotterdam: City Walking Tour

    The city walk takes you to the best and most important sights of Rotterdam such as the spectacular cube houses, the old harbour, the maritime museum and the impressive market hall. Many cosmopolitan cities like Barcelona, Copenhagen or Stockholm already know the phenomenon; the market hall. And Rotterdam now has one too! With a covered floor the size of a football field full of stalls selling fresh fish, meat, vegetables and delicacies. Ideal for true gourmets. The Markthal Rotterdam consists of 100 fresh stalls, 15 food shops and 8 restaurants. From fresh bread to delicious cheese, fish, poultry, flowers and plants, you will find everything under one roof.

    Subject to change without notice. Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
    • Duration: 1,5 h
    • walking
    • per person: 18 €
    Rotterdam: Delft with Royal Delft & Nieuwe Kerk

    Royal Delft is the only producer of Delft blue since the 17th century. To this day Royal Delft uses the same production method that is the worldwide standard for contemporary Delft blue. After Royal Delft, visit the historic centre of Delft with its picturesque streets and the New Church. The church is also famous for the Praalgraf von Willem van Oranje. Under the tomb is the burial cellar of Oranje-Nassau, the burial cellar of the royal family.

    Subject to change without notice. Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
    • Duration: 4 h
    • Bus - Walking
    • per person: 45 €
    * Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed here. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.
day 527.11.2021
  • Düsseldorf
    09:30
    ---
    Düsseldorf, the capital and second-largest city of North Rhine-Westphalia, is a mix of old and new Germany. The Altstadt, or Old Town, is centrally located behind the Rhine Embankment Promenade and has been dubbed “the longest bar in the world” due to the estimated 300 bars and discos in the area. Shopping aficionados will be more than pleased with the variety of shops and interesting boutiques on Königsallee and Schadowstraße while fans of history and culture will not want to miss visiting St. Lambertus Church, the Rathaus (Town Hall) or the 13th century Schlossturm (Castle Tower) which houses the nautical museum. Those with more time on their hands may also consider short trips to visit the Baroque-style 18th century mansion of Schloss Benrath or the 12th century ruins of Kaiserpfalz in the picturesque town of Kaiserswerth.

    Excursions Düsseldorf

    * Please note that your route may not include all the excursions listed here. You will receive further information about the excursions that can be booked with your travel documents and on board.

City overview

Inspiration

Let us inspire you. Here you will find some pictures and information about the cities on this route.

Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf, the capital and second-largest city of North Rhine-Westphalia, is a mix of old and new Germany. The Altstadt, or Old Town, is centrally located behind the Rhine Embankment Promenade and has been dubbed “the longest bar in the world” due to the estimated 300 bars and discos in the area. Shopping aficionados will be more than pleased with the variety of shops and interesting boutiques on Königsallee and Schadowstraße while fans of history and culture will not want to miss visiting St. Lambertus Church, the Rathaus (Town Hall) or the 13th century Schlossturm (Castle Tower) which houses the nautical museum. Those with more time on their hands may also consider short trips to visit the Baroque-style 18th century mansion of Schloss Benrath or the 12th century ruins of Kaiserpfalz in the picturesque town of Kaiserswerth.

Amsterdam

The beautiful capital city of the Netherlands is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe thanks to its many attractions. Amsterdam is a cosmopolitan city with many world-famous sights, not least of which is its traditional narrow houses with their gabled facades dating back to the Golden Age of the 17th century.

Amsterdam is also famous as an artistic hotspot and visitors flock to the many museums and galleries including the Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum. Take a stroll or discover the city on two wheels - cycling is a popular pastime here - and get a real feel for the authentic Dutch atmosphere. Experience the notorious Red Light District by day or by night, visit the Anne Frank House where the family hid during the German occupation or take a boat trip on the spectacular canals - all wonderful ways to enjoy your time in the city.

Antwerp

As Belgium’s second largest city, and with a history that dates back to the Middle Ages, the modern port of Antwerp sits straddling the River Scheldt. At its centre lies the centuries old Diamond District, with its cutters, polishers, and traders, plying their trade as their ancestors did all those years ago. The architecture of the city’s old town is as grand as anything you will find anywhere, while modern Antwerp offers chic independent fashion houses and museums of art, including Rubens Museum.

The Museum by the Stream (MAS), opened in 2011, and depicts the Port City through the ages. The port is also famous for its coffee storage facilities, 250,000 tonnes of beans are stored at any one time. It’s little wonder that wherever you walk, you’re never far from a trendy coffee shop. The revamped port area is also a magnet for foodies, with Michelin-starred restaurants living alongside an eclectic mix of international eateries.

Rotterdam

Discover beautiful Rotterdam, the second-biggest city in the Netherlands. This major port is in the South of the country and has a long and fascinating seafaring heritage. While much of the city was reconstructed following the Second World War, the modern and bold architecture is exceptionally attractive, making this the perfect spot to discover the best of the Low Countries.

You can learn more about the city's shipping past at the Maritime Museum where exhibits and vintage ships showcase the region's history. Rotterdam is also well-known for its Delfshaven neighborhood - a district which dates back to the 1600s. This part of the city is home to canalside boutiques as well as the Pilgrim Fathers' Church - the site where the pilgrims worshiped before they sailed to the New World.

MS VIVA TIARA

Ship facts
  • Commissioning 2006 (renovated 2020)
  • Length 110m
  • Width 11m
  • Number of decks 3
  • Crew 36
  • Passengers 153
  • Flag Switzerland

MS VIVA TIARA

On the MS VIVA TIARA, freshly renovated in 2020, 76 exclusively furnished cabins for 153 guests ensure relaxing moments of well-being. The majority of the cabins on the Diamond, Ruby and Emerald Decks are 15 m² 2-bed cabins, from which you can enjoy the passing landscape via a French balcony on the Diamond and Ruby Decks. On the Diamond Deck there are two additional 19 m² Junior Suites, which also have a French balcony. The Ruby Deck has two slightly smaller, 17 m² Junior Suites, also with a French balcony. The cabins on the Emerald Deck have windows that cannot be opened. All cabins are perfectly equipped with flat screen TV, included minibar, Nespresso® machine, beauty products by RITUALS®, hairdryer, safe, air conditioning, shower and toilet. A lift connects the lobby with the Diamond Deck, Ruby Deck and the restaurant. On the MS VIVA TIARA, in addition to the main restaurant Riverside, guests can enjoy a bistro included in the VIVA All-Inclusive, as well as a wellness area with sauna and steam bath, among other things, and the sun deck with whirlpool and many sun loungers and other seating areas.
Travel dates

Travelers
Please note that only double and single occupancy are available via our website. For our family rates please contact us by phone or email. If you wish to book several cabins, a separate booking is required for each cabin.
Adults:

Deck plan
Here you can see an overview of the decks.
Diamond Deck
  • Junior Suite
  • 2 persons / p. p.
  • 0
cabin size: 19 m²
Equipment:
  • 2 single beds (with optional twin-bed configuration)
  • Floor-to-ceiling French balcony
  • Exclusive beauty products from RITUALS®
  • Multimedia alarm clock with charging function
  • Minibar stocked with complimentary water, beer and soft drinks, replenished daily
  • Nespresso® machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Complimentary wi-fi access
  • Telephone, safe and individual climate control
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Easy under-bed luggage storage
  • Located at the rear of the deck (amplified engine noise is possible)
  • Double Cabin
  • 2 persons / p. p.
  • 0
cabin size: 15 m²
Equipment:
  • 2 single beds (with optional twin-bed configuration)
  • Floor-to-ceiling French balcony
  • Table with two armchairs
  • Exclusive beauty products from RITUALS®
  • Multimedia alarm clock with charging function
  • 32” LED TV
  • Minibar stocked with complimentary water, beer and soft drinks, replenished daily
  • Nespresso® machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Complimentary wi-fi access
  • Telephone, safe and individual climate control
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • SPA bathrobes plus slippers
  • Easy under-bed luggage storage
Ruby Deck
  • Double Cabin
  • 2 persons / p. p.
  • 0
cabin size: 15 m²
Equipment:
  • 2 single beds (with optional twin-bed configuration)
  • Floor-to-ceiling French balcony
  • Exclusive beauty products from RITUALS®
  • Multimedia alarm clock with charging function
  • 32” LED TV
  • Minibar stocked with complimentary water, beer and soft drinks, replenished daily
  • Nespresso® machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Complimentary wi-fi access
  • Telephone, safe and individual climate control
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Easy under-bed luggage storage
  • Junior Suite
  • 2 persons / p. p.
  • 0
cabin size: 17 m²
Equipment:
  • 2 single beds (with optional twin-bed configuration)
  • Floor-to-ceiling French balcony
  • Table with two armchairs
  • Exclusive beauty products from RITUALS®
  • Multimedia alarm clock with charging function
  • 32” LED TV
  • Minibar stocked with complimentary water, beer and soft drinks, replenished daily
  • Nespresso® machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Complimentary wi-fi access
  • Telephone, safe and individual climate control
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • SPA bathrobes plus slippers
  • Easy under-bed luggage storage
  • Double Cabin
  • 2 persons / p. p.
  • 0
cabin size: 15 m²
Equipment:
  • 2 single beds (with optional twin-bed configuration)
  • Window (cannot be opened)
  • Exclusive beauty products from RITUALS®
  • Multimedia alarm clock with charging function
  • 32” LED TV
  • Minibar stocked with complimentary water, beer and soft drinks, replenished daily
  • Hair dryer
  • Complimentary wi-fi access
  • Telephone, safe and individual climate control
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Easy under-bed luggage storage
Emerald Deck
  • Double Cabin
  • 2 persons / p. p.
  • 0
cabin size: 15 m²
Equipment:
  • 2 single beds (with optional twin-bed configuration)
  • Window (cannot be opened)
  • Exclusive beauty products from RITUALS®
  • Multimedia alarm clock with charging function
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Minibar stocked with complimentary water, beer and soft drinks, replenished daily
  • Nespresso® machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Complimentary wi-fi access
  • Telephone, safe and individual climate control
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Easy under-bed luggage storage