About nicko cruises
For more than 20 years, nicko cruises ships have been sailing the world's rivers. The fleet currently consists of 25 ships, which are divided into the ship types nicko boutique, nicko modern and nicko classic. In addition to a variety of European destinations the cruise line also offers some exotic destinations such as Myanmar and Vietnam. The river cruises can be supplemented by various services, such as pre-bookable beverage packages or various arrival and departure options
Comfort meets modernity on board the M/S Rhein Melodie. The 132-meter-long ship convinces its maximum of 198 passengers with sophisticated design and magnificent views through large panoramic windows. The library, sundeck, restaurant and saloon with bar await you aboard the ship. Board language is German, board currency Euro.
Life on Board
As on all nicko cruises ships, the atmosphere on board the M/S Rhein Melodie is cozy, warm and familiar. Whether you want to enjoy a quiet moment, to immerse yourself in a good book or to attend a social event on board, on this boat everything will be taken care of. Various theme evenings or music programs offer plenty of variety. The clothing on board is casual, for dinner, well-kept clothing is desired. During the shore excursions, German-speaking tour guides convey exciting knowledge about regional culture, nature and important cities
The stylish and comfortable furnished cabins are equipped with individually adjustable air conditioning / heating, shower / WC, satellite TV, telephone, hairdryer and safe. The cabins are approx. 11.5 m² in size, deluxe cabins approx. 14.5 m². The beds can be placed either together or separately. On the upper deck, the cabins have floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows which can be opened to a French balcony. The cabins on the middle deck have large panoramic windows to open, while the cabins on the main deck have non-opening windows.
Food and Beverages
In the spacious panoramic restaurant you dine together with all guests in a meeting and are spoiled by the friendly staff. On the menu are international specialties as well as typical dishes from the cuisine of the countries along the itinerary.
Entertainment, Sports and Relaxation
For your free time, the restaurant offers theme nights and music programs as well as books, board and card games. Relaxing moments can be found on the spacious sundeck with sun loungers and seating areas or in the library. Interesting excursions on land complete the program on board.
The cruise line offers optional bookable shore excursions, which are adapted to the respective length of stay in the port. Suitable for your cruise you can book a trip package that combines the highlights of each route into a single package. On board, however, you can also book only certain elements of the excursion packages, as long as there are seats available, and make your cruise even more individual. On many excursions, an audio system is available so that you can follow the explanations of your tour guide quite relaxed, without missing interesting highlights. In addition to classic excursion programs, nicko cruises also offers active bike trips.
If you want to travel along the Rhine on a modern river boat, you are in good hands on board the MS Rhein Melody. Despite modernity, the typical familiar atmosphere of nicko cruises will not be missed.