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On this remarkable Europe river cruise vacation, you’ll sail along the Moselle, Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers.

Board your ship to cruise the wide, peaceful curves of the Moselle River Valley, famous for its picturesque scenery. First stop is Trier, Germany, believed to be even older than Rome and many remnants can still be found, such as imperial baths. The wine village of Bernkastel will fascinate you with its narrow streets and half-timbered houses still standing from the Middle Ages. Continue your European river cruise through the dramatic Rhine Gorge, considered the most beautifl stretch of the Rhine River.

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Rivers: Danube River Cruises, Main River Cruises, Mosel/Moselle River Cruises
Countries: Austria, France, Germany, Hungary, Luxembourg
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Tour Highlights

Day 1 Remich (Embarkation): onboard welcome reception

Day 2 Trier: choice of guided city sightseeing or “Roman Trier” sightseeing, see the Porta Nigra

Day 3 Bernkastel: guided walk, or hike up to the castle ruins with your Avalon Adventure Host; wine tasting

Day 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 treat

Day 5 Main River Village: guided walk

Day 6 Würzburg: guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz

Day 7 Bamberg: lecture on board; guided tour, see the Old Town Hall

Day 8 Nuremberg. Excursion to Munich: guided sightseeing, see the Marienplatz

Day 9 Roth. Excursion to Nuremberg: choice of Nuremberg guided tour, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; lecture on board

Day 10 Regensburg: guided walk; beer tasting on board

Day 11 Passau: guided walk

Day 12 Melk–Wachau Valley–Vienna: guided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley

Day 13 Vienna: guided sightseeing

Day 14 Budapest: guided tour, see Heroes’ Square

Day 15 Budapest (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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