NEW YORK -- The Frederic Chopin, Peter Deilmann Cruises' new ship,
will be the star of the firm's 10-ship fleet on Europe's rivers
next year. The 79-passenger Frederic Chopin makes its debut March
23 and will sail a seven-month season of varied cruises on the
Oder, Elbe and Vtlava rivers as and other rivers and canals.
According to Deilmann officials, the Frederic Chopin will offer
the only 14-day continuous cruises between Amsterdam, Netherlands,
and Prague, Czech Republic, as well as new itineraries through
eastern Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic.
Rates for a seven-day cruise start at $1,555 per person.
Sailings also will be made to nature reserves and birding sites in
Germany and Poland. Itineraries are detailed in the firm's 2002
Great Rivers of Europe brochure. Also described are 22 cruise tours
of 11 to 16 days that include transfers and most shore
Peter Deilmann Cruises' fleet consists of four- and five-star
vessels that accommodate from 58 to 204 passengers. For
reservations, call (800) 348-8287 or e-mail [email protected].