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Avalon Waterways Central European Experience With 2 Nights In London & 2 Nights In Paris (Eastbound) (WRN4)

12 Day River Cruise London to Nuremberg 
Experience Europe your way with two nights each in London and Paris before your cruise along the Rhine, Moselle, and Main Rivers. Your Monograms® vacation package includes two nights each in London and Paris with knowledgeable Local Hosts® on hand to ensure the absolute best experience in both cities. London sightseeing includes the iconic landmarks, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, and St. Paul’s Cathedral. See the sights in “The City of Light” with an expert guide, drive past the Latin Quarter, Les Invalides, Place de la Concorde, Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe, and enjoy a Seine River cruise.

Travel from London to Remich, Luxembourg via high-speed train, and board your Avalon Suite Ship® for your scenic European river cruise. Sail along the banks of the Moselle River in beautiful wine country. Take a guided sightseeing Tour of Trier, enjoy a guided walk in the charming wine village of Bernkastel, and cruise through the dramatic Rhine Gorge on your way to Rüdesheim. Continue to Würzburg —“Pearl of the Romantic Road”—and then to Nuremberg, with a stop to visit the marvelous sights of medieval Bamberg.

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Avalon Highlights & Sightseeing

Day 1 London: welcome to England

Day 2 London: guided sightseeing, visit St. Paul’s Cathedral (except on Sundays)

Day 3 London–Paris: travel by high-speed Eurostar train to Paris (Standard class)

Day 4 Paris: guided sightseeing, Seine River cruise

Day 5 Paris–Remich (Embarkation): travel by high-speed train (First class) to Luxembourg City; transfer to Remich to board your ship; onboard welcome reception

Day 6 Trier: choice of guided sightseeing, or “Roman Trier” sightseeing, see the Porta Nigra

Day 7 Bernkastel: choice of guided walk or hike to the castle ruins with your Adventure Host; wine tasting

Day 8 Rhine Gorge–Rüdesheim: scenic cruising through the Rhine Gorge; choice of visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum, or cable-car ride in Rüdesheim

Day 9 Main River Village: guided walk

Day 10 Würzburg: guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residence

Day 11 Bamberg: guided tour, see the Old Town Hall

Day 12 Nuremberg (Disembarkation): your cruise ends this morning

Related Avalon Tours

WRN - Central European Experience (Eastbound)
WRNE - With 2 Nights in Prague
WRN1 - With 2 Nights in Paris & 2 Nights in Prague
WRN2 - With 2 Nights in London, 2 Nights in Paris & 2 Nights in Prague
WRN3 - With 2 Nights in Paris
WRN4 - With 2 Nights in London & 2 Nights in Paris
WNR - Central European Experience (Westbound)

Itinerary (2021)

Day 1LONDON, ENGLAND
 Welcome to England.

Your Monograms Local Host® will help you get the most out of your two nights in London.
Day 2LONDON
 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. 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 3LONDON–PARIS, FRANCE
 Travel to Paris by high-speed Eurostar train (Standard class).

(B)
Day 4PARIS
 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; Notre Dame Cathedral; 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 5PARIS–REMICH, LUXEMBOURG (EMBARKATION)
 Travel by high-speed train (First class) to Luxembourg City, then transfer to Remich where you board your Suite Ship® and start your Avalon river cruise.

OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN REMICH

(B,D)
Day 6REMICH. EXCURSION TO TRIER
 Ancient Worlds and Old World Charm

Visit the Adventure Center for today’s activities with your Adventure Host.

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.

Later, enjoy live entertainment on board while cruising to Bernkastel.

EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO BERNKASTEL

(B,L,D)
Day 7BERNKASTEL, GERMANY
 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.

AFTERNOON/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO RÜDESHEIM

(B,L,D)
Day 8RHINE GORGE–RÜDESHEIM
 Eat, Drink, and Be Merry in Wine Country

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

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.

Later, local musicians will join us on board for live entertainment.

EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO MAIN RIVER VILLAGE

(B,L,D)
Day 9MAIN RIVER VILLAGE
 Hidden Gems and Bavarian Beauty of a Main River Village

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

Spend free time biking through the beautiful Bavarian village on the Main River shores.

EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO WÜRZBURG

(B,L,D)
Day 10WÜRZBURG
 A Perfect Day in the Pearl of the Romantic Road

Join your Adventure Host for today’s special activities.

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 BAMBERG

(B,L,D)
Day 11BAMBERG
 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.

Enjoy free time this afternoon strolling through the city.

AFTERNOON/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO NUREMBERG

(B,L,D)
Day 12NUREMBERG (DISEMBARKATION)
 Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

Flights should not leave Nuremberg airport before 10:30 am.

(B)

Avalon Pricing Details

Book now to guarantee Early Preview Pricing, available only until April 6, 2020.

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.

Additional accommodations before or after your tour may be available.

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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