Jewels Of Central Europe With 2 Nights In Paris (Eastbound) 2020
Danube, Main, Mosel/Moselle
Austria, France, Germany, Hungary, Luxembourg
Begin your vacation your way before your European river cruise with 2 spectacular nights in Paris. Enjoy buffet breakfast daily, your Local Host® for guidance and assistance, destination guide with city map, and transfers to or from ship, hotel, and train stations. With guided sightseeing in the “City of Light” and free time to explore the City of Light, you’ll meet you Avalon Suite Ship® via high-speed train to Luxembourg City.

Explore Germany, Austria, and Hungary on your European river cruise with timeless views from four magnificent rivers. Cruise on the Moselle, Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers from Luxembourg to Budapest. Begin in Remich with excursion sightseeing of the ancien Roman sites of Trier; visit the charming German wine village of Bernkastel; and cruise through the stunning Rhine Gorge on your way to the wine-making town of Rüdesheim.
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Tour Highlights

Day 1 Paris: welcome to France

Day 2 Paris: guided sightseeing, Seine river cruise

Day 3 Paris–Remich (Embarkation): travel by high-speed train to Luxembourg City (first class); transfer to Remich to board your ship; onboard welcome reception

Day 4 Trier: choice of guided city sightseeing or “Roman Trier” sightseeing, see the Porta Nigra

Day 5 Bernkastel: guided walk, or hike up to the castle ruins with your Avalon Adventure Host; wine tasting

Day 6 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 7 Main River Village: guided walk

Day 8 Würzburg: guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz

Day 9 Bamberg: lecture on board; guided tour, see the Old Town Hall

Day 10 Nuremberg. Excursion to Munich: guided sightseeing, see the Marienplatz

Day 11 Roth. Excursion to Nuremberg: choice of Nuremberg or Roth guided tour, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; lecture on board

Day 12 Regensburg: guided walk; beer tasting on board

Day 13 Passau: guided walk

Day 14 Melk–Wachau Valley: guided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley

Day 15 Vienna: guided sightseeing

Day 16 Budapest: guided tour, see Heroes’ Square

Day 17 Budapest (Disembarkation): your cruise 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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