The trip takes about 3 to 4 hours.
You start at the cable car Ruedesheim with the impressive ride to Germania Monument which takes 15 minutes. From the you proceed the easy walking hiking trail (see map www.seilbahn-ruedesheim.de/images/wanderkarte_gr.gif
) The trail has a lot of view points and takes 45 minutes (very slow walking) to the Jagdschloss, which is a restaurant. Behind this location the chairlift which is included in the tourticket brings You down within 15 minutes to Assmannshausen the “redwine village” From the chairliftstation you proceed (10 minutes walking) to the Rhine River to bridge number 3 owned by Bingen - Rüdesheimer Cruise Line. From there the vessel takes You (the cruise is also included in the tourticket) within 45 minutes in a beautiful cruise (Castle Ehrenfels, Maeuseturm, Binger Loch) back to Ruedesheim where You have started the tour. The Cruises are from April to October daily at 12.45, 14.45, 16.15, 16.30 and 18.15 Hours.
Please note that ships could be delayed up to 30 minutes (depends on the water level of Rhine River)