Embark on an extravagant voyage across the Rhine River in this enlivening 10 days active and discovery small river cruise voyage. An amazing approach to admire historic landmarks and rich cultures of the European chersonese by foot, bike, kayak or leisure cruise along Switzerland, Germany and the Netherlands.
Begin your journey with a 2-night stay at the picturesque city of Lucerne in Switzerland. Enjoy the leisure of exploring the city’s charms at your own pace and with guided excursions including wine tastings and city sightseeing of its iconic highlights. Journey to Basel where you’ll board your Avalon suite ship to begin a memorable cruise experience in every sense. Venture through the beautiful Black Forest in Breisach on foot or by bike and learn German terroir at the sui generis local winery. Enjoy the magical wonders of Strasbourg; hike along the river and the Marne-Rhine canal, go on a culinary walk to discover the graceful traditions and Alsatian cuisine or traverse the magical La Petite France District and Strasbourg’s Gothic cathedral. In luxury and comfort, cruise to Mainz, Germany and discover the bewildering intricacies of this fascinating destination. Sail through the breathtaking Rhine Gorge, drink in dazzling views of ancient castles standing tall on towering cliffs, and pass the legendary Rock of the Lorelei as you meander through to magnificent Koblenz, where you’ll top your day with adventures of your choice. Unearth the treasures of Düsseldorf by bike, through its cuisine or a spectacular tour of its Old Town. End your magnificent exploit with a final adventure in the astonishing “Venice of the North” Amsterdam and bid your heart farewells for your journey ahead.
In between adventures, relax onboard the Avalon Fleet delivering the largest staterooms with panoramic suites complete with an open-air balcony of floor-to-ceiling, wall-to-wall views. The largest standard window in river cruising more than 30% larger than others. With panoramic suites, world-class amenities, and refreshing off-shore excursions, experience your slice of heaven aboard Avalon Waterways.
Active, Discovery or Classic
With multiple activity options from Active, Discovery, or Classic to choose from each day, the cruise itinerary would accommodate varied interests and fitness levels, giving you the freedom to enjoy the best of a region tailored to you. You can choose to go at a slow pace taking in the sounds and flavours of each city or as active to fulfil natural curiosity and wonder as spirited travellers. For more information, please refer to the daily itinerary and ‘How To Choose Your Excursion Type’.
This luxury package includes 9 nights accommodation in city hotels and onboard the Avalon waterways on a twin-share basis. Meals and activities as stated in the itinerary.
Feel the beauty, essence and opulence of Europe and make the most of this wonderful Rhine luxury cruise with flawless adventures designed to your tastes.
Customised Itinerary: Skip a stay in Lucerne and begin at Basel in Switzerland where your ship is ready for boarding for an 8 days 7 nights cruise to Amsterdam. Please contact us to book. Basel To Amsterdam Itinerary Download
Dates or itinerary don't fit? We are specialising in bespoke "tailor-made" luxury or private journeys to Red Centre. Please contact us for a "tailor-made" itinerary for your perfect adventure.
This tour is eligible to earn ONLYLUXE reward points