The Heart Of Germany (Eastbound) 2020
Rivers:
Danube River Cruises, Main River Cruises
Countries:
Czech Republic, Germany
Embark:
Disembark:
Ship:
Avalon Artistry II
Explore the heart of Germany on this European river cruise from Mainz to Nuremberg. You’ll visit a Main River village with a guided walk through a Bavarian village. Sail to Wurzburg—the “Pearl of the Romantic Road”—and tour its baroque Bishop’s Residenz with the largest known ceiling fresco. Sail to Kitzingen in Bavaria’s largest wine-producing area, then explore the Bavarian beauty of Volkach’s half-timbered houses and cobblestone streets. Enjoy a beer tasting on board your ship later. On to Bamberg, Germany’s “City of Seven Hills,” and former home of Imperial dynasties amid its seven church-crowned hilltops. Your European river cruise through the heart of Germany concludes in the historic ity of Nuremberg.
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Tour Highlights

Day 1 Mainz (Embarkation): onboard welcome reception

Day 2 Main River Village: choice of guided walk

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

Day 4 Kitzingen—Volkach: guided tours; beer tasting on board

Day 5 Bamberg: guided tour, see the Old Town Hall

Day 6 Nuremberg (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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