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7 Day Avalon Waterways River Cruise from from Frankfurt to Basel 2024
The Best of the Rhine with 2 Nights in FrankfurtStarting from $2,413
River Cruise DescriptionDiscover extraordinary destinations in Germany, France and Switzerland on this Rhine River cruise to sample local charms and traditions from Frankfurt to Basel. Before your cruise, spend two nights in Frankfurt, with guided sightseeing of this charming city. Enjoy a guided tour of Heildelberg before boarding your Avalon Suite Ship®. Relax on the Sky Deck and pass through the dramatic Rhine Gorge-the most beautiful view of the Rhine River where ancient castles stand on cliffs 400 feet above the water. In Strasbourg, France, you'll be amazed by the red-sandstone Gothic cathedral with ancient murals and fascinating astronomical clock. Also, stroll through the lovely La Petite France district with its quaint shops, delightful bistros, and peaceful waterfront promenade. Before the end of your European river cruise vacation, stop in Breisach, Germany, the gateway to Germany's Black Forest. Here, find unrivaled natural beauty in the area best known for Black Forest ham, cherry cake, and the cuckoo clock.
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|Departure Date||Ship||Priced From|
|May 24, 2024||Avalon Tranquility II||$2,413||Call Us!|
|Sep 23, 2024||Avalon Tranquility II||$2,563||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 FRANKFURT, GERMANY (EMBARKATION)Welcome to Germany. Your day in Frankfurt is free to explore at your leisure.
Day 2 FRANKFURT
Day 3 FRANKFURT. EXCURSION TO HEIDELBERG (EMBARKATION)
Day 4 RHINE GORGE
Day 5 STRASBOURG, FRANCE
Day 6 BREISACH, GERMANY. EXCURSION TO BLACK FOREST
Day 7 BASEL, SWITZERLAND (DISEMBARKATION)Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. Flights should not leave Zürich airport before 10 am or Basel airport before 8 am.
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