Avalon Waterways
Avalon Visionary

Board your Avalon Suite Ship® in Budapest and enjoy an overnight sailing to Vienna. Then cruise from Austria to Germany as you sail to Passau, then the Bavarian city of Regensburg to see the 12th-century Old Town Hall.

Your Germany vacation continues as you cruise to Nuremberg, where you can choose from two guided excursions—classic city sightseeing, or a tour of the historic Nuremberg Rally Grounds of WWII notoriety.
Your picturesque European river cruise continues to Nuremberg from where you will join a full day excursion to Munich. Sail to Frankfurt for your choice of two incuded guided tours, and on to Rüdesheim and through the magnificent Rhine Gorge.

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Enchanted Europe (Westbound) 2020
Countries: Austria, France, Germany, Hungary, Switzerland
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Tour Highlights

Day 1 Budapest (Embarkation): onboard welcome reception

Day 2 Budapest–Vienna: cruising

Day 3 Vienna: guided sightseeing

Day 4 Dürnstein–Wachau Valley–Melk: choice of guided tour, or hike up to the castle ruins in Dürnstein; scenic cruise through the Wachau Valley; guided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; wine tasting on board

Day 5 Passau: guided walk

Day 6 Regensburg: guided walk; beer tasting on board

Day 7 Nuremberg: choice of guided tour in Roth, or guided tour in Nuremberg, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour

Day 8 Nuremberg. Excursion to Munich: full day guided tour in Munich

Day 9 Bamberg: guided tour, see the Old Town Hall

Day 10 Würzburg: guided tour, visit to the Bishop’s Residenz

Day 11 Main River Village: guided tour

Day 12 Frankfurt: choice of guided tour in Frankfurt, or guided tour in Seligenstadt

Day 13 Boppard–Rhine Gorge–Rüdesheim: time at leisure in Boppard; cruise through the Rhine Gorge; visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim

Day 14 Strasbourg: guided tour, visit to La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral

Day 15 Breisach. Excursion to Black Forest: choice of excursion to Black Forest, or visit to Badische Winzerkeller

Day 16 Basel (Disembarkation): your vacation ends this morning



  • In the event of technical or water level issues, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or alter the program, including hotel overnight when necessary.
  • Guided Tours, Optional Excursions, activities, sailing and docking schedules may be contingent on weather conditions or other issues outside of our control and could therefore be subject to change at any time.
  • Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.
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