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Danube River Cruises, Mosel/Moselle River Cruises, Rhine River Cruises
France, Germany, Holland (Netherlands), Luxembourg
You’ll sail through the dramatic Rhine Gorge—the most beautiful stretch of the Rhine River where ancient castles stand on cliffs 400 feet above the water. Your last stop in Germany is Cologne, a 2,000-year-old city known for its gothic architecture. On a guided walk, see the famous twin-spired cathedral and explore the cobblestone streets of the Old City. Before this fabulous European river cruise concludes, you’ll visit Holland’s popular, modern capital of Amsterdam. See the treasures of this 700-year-old city from a unique perspective—on a canal cruise along the elegant Grachten. Experience spectacular scenery and discover legendary cultures along your Moselle and Rhine river cruise vacation.
Tour HighlightsDay 1 Remich (Embarkation)–Grevenmacher: onboard welcome reception; cruise to GrevenmacherDay 2 Grevenmacher. Excursion to Luxembourg City: guided tour in Luxembourg CityDay 3 Bernkastel: choice of guided walk, or hike up to the castle ruins with your Avalon Adventure Host; wine tastingDay 4 Cochem: guided walk, visit Reichsburg CastleDay 5 Rüdesheim–Rhine Gorge: visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum; special treat; cruise through the Rhine GorgeDay 6 Cologne: choice of Cologne highlights walking tour, or Jewish Heritage walking tourDay 7 Amsterdam: canal cruiseDay 8 Amsterdam (Disembarkation): your vacation ends this morning
- In the event of water level problems or any problems of a technical nature, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or to alter the program.
- Included visits and special features are subject to change. If a change is necessary, a substitute will be offered.
- Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.