Central European Experience – Cruise Only Eastbound 20199 DAYS FROM ONLY $2649
Danube River Cruises, Main River Cruises, Mosel/Moselle River Cruises, Rhine River Cruises
Czech Republic, France, Germany
Your river cruise will continue through the dramatic Rhine Gorge, considered the most enchanting stretch of the Rhine River, where you’ll see ancient castles standing majestically on cliffs 400 feet above the water.On the Main River, stop in Würzburg—the “Pearl of the Romantic Road” and see the magnificent baroque Bishop’s Residenz and the largest ceiling fresco ever painted. With free time, you may want to stop in a Konditorei (German pastry and coffee shop) for a delicious local favorite and experience a German afternoon tradition! In Bamberg, marvel at the 13th-century Romanesque cathedral and the Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall)—built on an island in the middle of the Regnitz River. Your European River cruise is waiting to show you intriguing destinations, and charming out-of-the-way spots for an unforgettable experience like no other vacation tour can!
Tour HighlightsDay 1 Remich (Embarkation): onboard welcome receptionDay 2 Trier: choice of guided sightseeing or “Roman Trier” sightseeing, see the Porta NigraDay 3 Bernkastel: guided walk, or hike up to the castle ruins with your Avalon Adventure Host; wine tastingDay 4 Rhine Gorge–Rüdesheim: scenic cruising through the Rhine Gorge; choice of visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum, or cable car ride in Rüdesheim; special treatDay 5 Main River Village: guided walkDay 6 Würzburg: guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s ResidenzDay 7 Bamberg: lecture on board; guided tour, see the Old Town HallDay 8 Nuremberg (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.