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11 Day Avalon Waterways River Cruise from from Munich to Basel 2024
German Grandeur with 2 Nights in Munich for Beer Enthusiasts (Westbound)Starting from $3,698
River Cruise DescriptionSee the grandeur of Germany with a scenic river cruise through its most picturesque destinations along the Main and Rhine Rivers. Your European river cruise begins with two nights in Munich. You'll enjoy a guided tour of King Ludwig's Neuschwanstein Castle, then embark on your Avalon Suite Ship® in Nuremberg. For beer enthusiasts, a knowledgeable Beer Expert joins your cruise to host lectures, beer tasting, and food-and-beer-pairings for an authentic German and France river cruise experience. In the afternoon, enjoy a hop garden tour while tasting also a local beer.Sail to Bamberg for a guided walking tour of the historic home to imperial dynasties. Your enchanting river cruise through Germany continues to Würzburg-the "Pearl of the Romantic Road." From here sail to Frankfurt, where you can join a guided sightseeing tour of the city, or visit the nearby town of Seligenstadt. Later enjoy a local beer tour. On your way to Rüdesheim sail through the picturesque views of the Rhine Gorge. Then cruise to Strasbourg and join a guided city tour of Strasbourg's sights, such as the stunning stained glass of its Gothic cathedral, the astronomical clock, and La Petite France district. Your scenic cruise through Europe includes a stop in Breisach to visit Germany's beautiful Black Forest region. Choose a visit to a local winery in Breisach, or a day trip to the Black Forest's Vogtsbauernhof open-air museum, and more. Your river cruise on the Rhine and Main Rivers concludes in Basel, Switzerland, but your memories of this tremendous adventure through many of Europe's most beautiful destinations will last a lifetime.
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|Departure Date||Ship||Priced From|
|Jul 17, 2024||Avalon Passion||$3,698||Call Us!|
Avalon has designed included activities with a choice of experiences. We invite you to select the tours, activities, and events that interest you most, so you can experience your cruise your way. There are 3 types of included shore excursion on every Europe cruise:
- Plus independent exploration options and use of Avalon's exclusive AvalonGO APP.
River Cruise Itinerary
Day 1 MUNICH, GERMANYWelcome to Munich!The day is yours to relax and explore the city on your own.
Day 2 MUNICH
Day 3 MUNICH–NUREMBERG (EMBARKATION)
Day 4 BAMBERG
Day 5 WÜRZBURG
Day 6 MAIN RIVER VILLAGE
Day 7 FRANKFURT EXCURSION TO SELIGENSTADT
Day 8 BOPPARD
Day 9 STRASBOURG, FRANCE
Day 10 BREISACH, GERMANY (BLACK FOREST)
Day 11 BASEL, SWITZERLAND (DISEMBARKATION)Your vacation ends this morning with breakfast.Departure flights should not leave Zürich airport before 10 am or Basel airport before 8 am.
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