- Avalon Waterways
9 Night Central European Experience
CruisePlus River Package
Remich to Prague
May 9, 2019
Avalon Waterways Imagery II
This river cruise through central Europe will take you from Remich to the gothic skyline of Prague on the Moselle, Rhine, and Main Rivers.
What we are Including
- FREE airfare from select Canadian gateways with transfers*
- Guided sightseeing conducted by certified local guides
- Welcome & farewell dinners, complimentary sparkling wine with breakfast; wine, beer, or soft drinks with lunch and dinner are included daily onboard
- Minimum $100 US per person onboard credit
*Ask us about your gateway!
Remich to Prague
Day 1 Remich, Luxembourg (Embarkation)Welcome to Luxembourg! Your Suite Ship® is Ready for Boarding in Remich. Flights into Luxembourg City must arrive by 3 pm. Guests must be on board ship by 5 pm. The day is yours to explore Remich—the Pearl of the Moselle—with panoramic views of surrounding forests and vineyards. OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN REMICH
Day 2 Remich, Excursion to TrierAncient Worlds, Old World Charm, and World-Class Wine Join your Avalon Adventure Host for an early Morning Jog in REMICH on the banks of the Moselle River in beautiful wine country. Take a Guided Sightseeing Tour of Trier—Germany’s oldest city with ancient Roman remnants dating from 144-152 AD. Starting from Porta Nigra walk through the city center, OR: Join a history-focused Roman Trier Guided Tour to learn more about the history of Roman civilization in this Moselle River city, and visit the ruins of a 20,000-seat amphitheatre and imperial baths. This afternoon, take a Guided Optional Excursion to Luxembourg City—with its dramatic views, ancient ruins, and modern architecture in its deep gorge terrain. Later, enjoy live entertainment on board while cruising to Bernkastel. EVENING CRUISE TO BERNKASTEL
Day 3 Bernkastel, GermanyGracious German Vineyards of the Moselle Valley Take a Guided Walking Tour of the charming wine village of Bernkastel—with its medieval marketplace and 17th-century half-timbered houses, OR: Join your Avalon Adventure Host for a Guided Hike to nearby castle ruins. Spend some free time at your leisure this afternoon—with a hike to view the vast vineyard landscapes, a bike ride through the Renaissance-style village, or relax with a glass of regional wine. Join a Wine Tasting to experience the tradition of legendary German winemaking. AFTERNOON/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO RÜDESHEIM
Day 4 Rhine Gorge - RudesheimEat, Drink, and Be Merry in Wine Country Take your morning coffee up to the Sky Deck as you cruise through the magnificent Rhine Gorge. Tour the incredible Mechanical Music Museum for a one-of-a-kind instrumental experience, OR: Take an open-air Cable Car Ride to the Niederwald Monument. Ride or walk back down through the vineyards. Based on your departure date, enjoy either a Coffee Tasting or a Wine Tasting. Later, local musicians will join us on board for live entertainment. EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO MAIN RIVER VILLAGE
Day 5 Main River VillageHidden Gems and Bavarian Beauty of a Main River Village
Day 6 WurzburgA Pearl, a Painting, and a Glass of Wine for the Perfect Afternoon Take a Guided Sightseeing Tour of the “Pearl of the Romantic Road” with its Old Main Bridge, towering fortress, and baroque Bishop’s Residenz—with the largest known ceiling fresco. Explore the city on your own or visit a local winery. Later, enjoy onboard entertainment. EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO BAMBERG Day 7 Bamberg One Thousand Years of History in the City of Seven Hills
4Day 8 Nuremberg (Disembarkation)4Living Heritage and History Lessons
Day 9 PragueThe Charles Bridge and Europe’s Best Beer Take a Guided City Walk to visit Hradčany Castle Grounds; see St. Vitus Cathedral and Astronomical Clock. Later, you may decide to join a Guided Optional Excursion as your expert local guide reveals the secrets of Prague with a visit to Charles Bridge and Malá Strana—two of Prague’s most romantic and picturesque spots. Take time to mingle with the locals and be mesmerized by street performers in Wenceslas Square, or browse the market stalls at Charles Bridge. Consider sampling delicious plum dumplings and traditional Pilsner Lager beside the Vltava River.
Day 10 PragueYour vacation ends with breakfast this morning.
Unhindered and Uninhibited River CruisingAvalon Waterways knows their clientele and they know how their guests enjoy the different perspectives river cruising offers. The unique opportunity that river cruising presents to those that love exploring the world on their own terms is why Avalon has always said “see the world your way” and is why Avalon Waterways has remained one of the world’s premier river cruise lines. River cruising is one of the best ways to visit and explore the waterways that have consistently been some of the most important trade routes of any country and have been instrumental in the success and development of the incredible cities that you’ll be visiting during your journey.
Take the time to discover more about Avalon Waterways and what makes them one of the premier river cruise operators in the world. We guarantee you won’t regret it.
What can you expect with your Avalon Waterways adventure?
Here’s just a small sampling of what an Avalon river cruise might provide on your journey:
- Open-Air Balconies in suites that offer unprecedented views with wall-to-wall and floor-to-ceiling windows that open to the world
- Suites that are 30% larger than the average stateroom
- Undefinable yet ever present luxury
- Exquisite dining that features local ingredients prepared by world class master chefs
- A variety of dining options that includes special events tailored to your itinerary, a la carte meals and multiple venues aboard the ship
- Incredible itineraries to exciting and exotic locales that will leave you virtually speechless yearning to return for more