Avalon Waterways
Avalon Visionary

See the grandeur of Germany with a European river cruise through its most picturesque destinations along the Main and Rhine Rivers. Embark on your Avalon Suite Ship® in Nuremberg, and sail to Bamberg for a guided walking tour of the historic home to imperial dynasties.

Your enchanting river cruise continues to Würzburg—the “Pearl of the Romantic Road.” From here, sail to Frankfurt, where you can join a guided sightseeing tour of the city, or visit the nearby town of Seligenstadt. On your way to Rüdesheim enjoy a sailing through the picturesque Wachau Valley. Then cruise to Strasbourg nd join a guided city tour of Strasbourg’s sights, such as the stunning stained-glass of its gothic cathedral, the astronomical clock, and La Petite France district.

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German Grandeur – Cruise Only Westbound 2019
Countries: Czech Republic, France, Germany, New Zealand, Switzerland
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Tour Highlights

Day 1 Nuremberg (Embarkation): onboard welcome reception

Day 2 Bamberg: guided tour, see the Old Town Hall

Day 3 Würzburg: guided tour, visit to the Bishop’s Residenz

Day 4 Main River Village: guided tour

Day 5 Frankfurt. Excursion to Seligenstadt: choice of guided tour in Frankfurt, or guided tour in Seligenstadt

Day 6 Boppard–Rhine Gorge–Rüdesheim: time at leisure in Boppard; scenic cruise through the Rhine Gorge; visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; special treat

Day 7 Strasbourg: guided tour, visit to La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral

Day 8 Breisach. Excursion to Black Forest: choice of excursion to Black Forest, or guided tour in Colmar

Day 9 Basel (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.
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