Christmastime In The Heart Of Germany – Eastbound 2019
Rivers:
Danube River Cruises, Main River Cruises
Countries:
Czech Republic, Germany
Embark:
Disembark:
Ship:
Avalon Artistry II
Treat yourself to a European river cruise to remember! In Wiesbaden, board your Avalon Suite Ship® that is decorated and dressed up in festive Christmas colors, and embark on this festive Christmastime river cruise through the heart of Germany—ending with two nights in marvelous Prague, Czech Republic.

Behind medieval walls and towered gates, enjoy a guided walking tour in a picturesque village along the Main River. Celebrate the season in charming Würzburg, known as the “Pearl of the Romantic Road,” and surrounded by sloping hills covered with vineyards. Visit the ornate Bishop’s Residenz—home to the largest ceiling fresco ever painted, then stroll through the Christmas markets whie you sip Glühwein (hot mulled wine).
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Tour Highlights

Day 1 Wiesbaden (Embarkation): onboard welcome reception

Day 2 Main river village:
guided walk, onboard baking demonstration

Day 3 Würzburg:
guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz; Christmas market

Day 4 Bamberg:
onboard Christmas Traditions lecture; guided sightseeing, see the Old Town Hall; Christmas market

Day 5 Nuremberg:
choice of guided sightseeing or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; Christmas market

Day 6 Nuremberg (Disembarkation)—Prague:
travel to Prague

Day 7 Prague:
guided sightseeing, see the Astronomical Clock and visit Hradcany Castle Grounds; Christmas market

Day 8 Prague:
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
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