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Avalon Waterways Central European Experience with 2 Nights in Prague, 2 Nights in Paris & 2 Nights in London (Westbound) (WNR2)

14 Day River Cruise Prague to London 
Savor the experience of Central Europe’s gems along the Rhine, Moselle, and Main Rivers, and continue your adventure with wonderful visits to Paris and London.

Begin your European river cruise vacation in “The Golden City” of Prague. See the Hradčany Castle grounds, St. Vitus Cathedral, and Old Town’s Astronomical Clock with guided sightseeing in the spectacular capital of Czech Republic. You’ll transfer to Nuremberg to board your Avalon Suite Ship® and take a tour of the city’s medieval architecture and amazing sights.

Sail to Bamberg to see the home of imperial dynasties. Next stop is Würzburg— the “Pearl of the Romantic Road”. Then sail to Rüdesheim, and cruise through the spectacular views of the Wachau Valley to the wine village of Bernkastel. Your next stop will bring you to the ancient city of Trier. Along the enchanting Moselle River, make your way to Remich, Luxembourg to disembark from your Avalon European river cruise, and transfer via high-speed train to Paris to start your Monograms vacation. You’ll enjoy VIP sightseeing in “The City of Lights” with an expert guide drive past the Latin Quarter, Les Invalides, Place de la Concorde, Eiffel Tower, and the Arc de Triomphe, followed by a Seine river cruise and free time to enjoy with the suggestions and support of your Monograms Local Host®.

Your European vacation continues with a trip to London. Enjoy guided sightseeing including Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, and St. Paul’s Cathedral, as well as free time to really get to know the city.

Carry your river cruise memories home to share and remember for a lifetime as a trip you’ll never forget!

Ships: Artistry II - Tranquility II - Imagery II
Special Offer/Promotion

Avalon Waterways Promotions & Special Offers

  • Single supplement waived on the cruise portion of select 2021 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises.*
    Promotion Depatures (Land): 05/23/21, 06/20/21, 07/28/21, 09/04/21, 10/02/21
  • Single supplement waived on the cruise portion of select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises.*
    Promotion Depatures (Land): 06/01/20, 07/06/20, 08/10/20, 09/14/20, 10/19/20
  • Save $2500 per couple on select 2021 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises.*
    Promotion Depatures (Land): 05/23/21, 06/20/21, 07/28/21, 09/04/21, 10/02/21
  • Save $500 per couple (plus Free Air) on select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises *
    Promotion Depatures (Land): 04/11/20, 06/01/20, 07/06/20, 08/10/20, 09/14/20, 10/19/20
  • Fly Free (plus save $500 per couple) from select U.S. cities on select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises (or choose to save $2500/couple).*
    Promotion Depatures (Land): 04/11/20, 06/01/20, 07/06/20, 08/10/20, 09/14/20, 10/19/20
Restrictions May Apply

Avalon Highlights & Sightseeing

Day 1 Prague: welcome to Czech Republic

Day 2 Prague: guided sightseeing, see the Astronomical Clock and visit Hradčany Castle grounds

Day 3 Prague–Nuremberg (Embarkation): travel by motorcoach to Nuremberg, guided tour; onboard welcome reception

Day 4 Bamberg: guided sightseeing, see the Old Town Hall; lecture onboard

Day 5 Würzburg: guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz

Day 6 Main River Village: guided walk

Day 7 Rüdesheim–Rhine Gorge: visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; cruise through the Rhine Gorge

Day 8 Bernkastel: guided walk; wine tasting

Day 9 Trier: choice of guided city sightseeing or “Roman Trier” sightseeing in Trier, see the Porta Nigra

Day 10 Remich (Disembarkation)–Paris: transfer to Luxembourg City to board the high-speed train (first class) to Paris

Day 11 Paris: guided sightseeing, Seine river cruise

Day 12 Paris-London, England: travel to London by high-speed Eurostar train (Standard class)

Day 13 London: guided sightseeing, visit St. Paul’s Cathedral (except on Sundays)

Day 14 London: your vacation ends with breakfast this morning

Related Avalon Tours

WNR - Central European Experience (Westbound)
WNRQ - With 2 Nights in Prague
WNR1 - With 2 Nights in Prague & 2 Nights in Paris
WNR2 - With 2 Nights in Prague, 2 Nights in Paris & 2 Nights in London
WNR3 - With 2 Nights in Paris
WNR4 - With 2 Nights in Paris & 2 Nights in London
WRN - Central European Experience (Eastbound)

Itinerary (2020)

Day 1PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC
 Welcome to the Golden City of Prague—Explore the City of 100 Spires

Stroll through the exquisite streets of the city and spend a free evening in one of Prague’s cafés for dinner and Czech Beer.
Day 2PRAGUE
 The Charles Bridge and Europe’s Best Beer

CLASSIC Take a Guided City Walk to visit Hradčany Castle Grounds; see St. Vitus Cathedral, and Astronomical Clock.

Later, you may join a Guided Optional Excursion to experience Prague through the eyes of a local. Lose the crowds and discover the charming local spots that are part of everyday life in Prague.

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.

(B)
Day 3PRAGUE-NUREMBERG, GERMANY (EMBARKATION)
 Living Heritage and History Lessons

The morning travel to Nuremberg, Germany.

CLASSIC Join a Guided Tour of Nuremberg’s medieval architecture, gilded fountain, gothic cathedral, and Kaiserburg Castle.

This afternoon, board your Suite Ship® in Nuremberg and enjoy a dinner on board.

EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO BAMBERG

(B,D)
Day 4BAMBERG
 One Thousand Years of History in the City of Seven Hills

CLASSIC Take a Guided Walking Tour of the former home to imperial dynasties, and see its Romanesque cathedral, Old Town Hall, and seven hills crowned with churches.

DISCOVERY Attend an onboard Lecture to learn about European history and culture.

AFTERNOON/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO WÜRZBURG

(B,L,D)
Day 5WÜRZBURG
 A Perfect Day in the Pearl of the Romantic Road

CLASSIC Take a Guided Sightseeing Tour of Würzburg 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 MAIN RIVER VILLAGE

(B,L,D)
Day 6MAIN RIVER VILLAGE
 Hidden Gems and Bavarian Beauty of a Main River Village

CLASSIC Join a Guided Walking Tour of a picturesque Bavarian village.

AFTERNOON/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO RÜDESHEIM

(B,L,D)
Day 7RÜDESHEIM—RHINE GORGE
 Eat, Drink, and Be Merry in Wine Country

DISCOVERY Tour the incredible Mechanical Music Museum for a one-of-a-kind instrumental experience; based on your departure enjoy a local special treat, OR;

ACTIVE Take an open-air Cable Car Ride to the Niederwald Monument. Ride or walk back down through the vineyards; based on your departure enjoy a local special treat.

This afternoon, relax on the Sky Deck as you cruise through the magnificent Rhine Gorge.

AFTERNOON/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO BERNKASTEL

(B,L,D)
Day 8BERNKASTEL
 Gracious German Vineyards of the Moselle Valley

CLASSIC Take a Guided Walking Tour of the charming wine village of Bernkastel—with its medieval marketplace and 17th-century half-timbered houses, OR:

ACTIVE Join your Avalon Adventure Host for a Guided Hike to nearby castle ruins.

Spend some free time at your leisure this afternoon, perhaps biking through the Renaissance-style village, or visiting a café to sample Apfelkuchen or other wonderful German desserts.

DISCOVERY Join a Wine Tasting to experience the tradition of legendary German wine making.

Later, enjoy live entertainment on board while sailing.

EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO REMICH

(B,L,D)
Day 9REMICH, LUXEMBOURG. EXCURSION TO TRIER
 Ancient Worlds, Old World Charm, and World-Class Wine

CLASSIC 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:

CLASSIC 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 amphitheater, 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.

OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN REMICH

(B,L,D)
Day 10REMICH (DISEMBARKATION)-PARIS, FRANCE
 Transfer from your ship to the train station in Luxembourg City. Travel by high-speed train (first class) to Paris, where you begin your Monograms package.

(B)
Day 11PARIS
 Morning guided sightseeing includes a drive past the Latin Quarter, Les Invalides, Place de la Concorde, the Arc de Triomphe and a stop to take photos of the Eiffel Tower from one of the best panoramic viewing points. Also admire the heart of the city from a different perspective on a SEINE RIVER CRUISE. Embark your comfortable boat near the Eiffel Tower and spend a relaxing hour gliding by many of the city's important landmarks such as the L'Institut de France; magnificent Notre Dame Cathedral where Napoleon was crowned emperor in 1804; Hôtel de Ville, the city's municipal headquarters; the Conciergerie, formerly a notorious prison where Marie-Antoinette spent the last days of her life; famous Louvre Palace and museum; and much more.

(B)
Day 12PARIS—LONDON, ENGLAND
 Travel to London by high-speed Eurostar train (Standard class)

(B)
Day 13LONDON
 Morning guided sightseeing includes all of London’s famous landmarks. Drive past the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben; Westminster Abbey, where Prince William and Catherine, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, were married; Whitehall’s mounted horseguards; the Prime Minister’s Downing Street; Buckingham Palace and Piccadilly Circus. Take photos of the London Eye, the giant Ferris wheel situated on the river bank, and the Shard, the tallest building in Western Europe. Then, visit St. Paul’s Cathedral (except on Sundays). Sir Christopher Wren’s masterpiece with its world-famous dome is an iconic feature of London’s skyline.

(B)
Day 14LONDON
 Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

(B)

Avalon Pricing Details

Gateway city for departures is Luxembourg City.

Port charges:
$182

Gratuities to Local Guides & Excursion Drivers are included on Avalon portion only.

Avalon offers the opportunity for solo travelers to sail with no single supplement (subject to availability).

Please call for single accommodation price. Triples not available.

Extra nights per person in Prague:
in single room from $211 to $333, in twin room from $132 to $333

All prices per person based on double occupancy. Cruise price based on Category E in a deluxe outside stateroom on Indigo Deck. See below for upgrade pricing.

To upgrade to a higher category, add per person:

Category / Decks / Price
D / Indigo Deck / $199
B / Sapphire Deck / $1,149
A / Sapphire Deck / $1,199
P / Royal Deck / $1,299
Royal Suite / Royal Deck / $2,199

Avalon Notes

  • 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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Tour Land StartAvalon RetailRequest Quote
*04/11/2020 Special Offer/Promotion $5,503.00
*06/01/2020 Special Offer/Promotion $5,891.00
*07/06/2020 Special Offer/Promotion $5,766.00
*08/10/2020 Special Offer/Promotion $5,727.00
*09/14/2020 Special Offer/Promotion $6,078.00
*10/19/2020 Special Offer/Promotion $5,577.00
*05/23/2021 Special Offer/Promotion $5,953.00
*06/20/2021 Special Offer/Promotion $5,940.00
*07/28/2021 Special Offer/Promotion $5,754.00
*09/04/2021 Special Offer/Promotion $6,141.00
*10/02/2021 Special Offer/Promotion $5,942.00
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