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Amsterdam’s Tulips & Historic Normandy

19 Day Fly, Stay & Luxury River Cruise Discovery with $4000 Bonus Value including City Stays, Scenic Rail Journey & More

  • Low Deposit $1599*pp
  • $4000 Bonus Value
  • Sail | March 2023

Set Sail on 19 March 2023

Amsterdam’s Tulips & Historic Normandy

19 Day Fly, Stay & Luxury River Cruise Discovery with $4000 Bonus Value including City Stays, Scenic Rail Journey & More

  • Low Deposit $1599*pp
  • $4000 Bonus Value
  • Sail | March 2023

Package Inclusions

Economy Flights to Amsterdam Returning From Paris

Bonus 2 Night Hotel Stay to Explore the City of Amsterdam

8 Day Luxury River Cruise Onboard Avalon Waterways From Amsterdam to Brussels

Bonus Scenic Rail Journey from Brussels to Paris
Bonus 2 Night Hotel Stay to Discover the City of Paris

8 Day Luxury River Cruise Onboard Avalon Waterways From Paris

Gourmet Onboard Dining with Seasonal & Locally Sourced A la Carte Menus
Regional Wine & Beer with Lunch & Dinner
Specialty Onboard Entertainment
Complimentary Wifi Onboard
Daily On Shore Excursions with Expert Guides
Onboard Port Taxes & Charges
Bonus Onboard Gratuities (valued at $708)

Your Itinerary

Itinerary Map
Itinerary Map
 
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Welcome to Amsterdam, the 17th century capital of Holland, famed for its picturesque canals, vibrant culture, and architectural delights. Meander through charming neighbourhoods, take a bike ride or explore historic gems like the Anne Frank House and the Hague. Enjoy a 2 night stay to explore at your leisure.

 
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Embark your 8 Day Luxury River Cruise from Amsterdam Onboard Avalon Waterways.

 
Nijmegen, Netherlands

Welcome to Nijmegen, the oldest city in Holland. Filled with magnificent historic buildings and centuries-old plazas, this fortified city will leave you feeling like you’ve gone back to Roman times. For those looking to splurge, Nijmegen is home to Holland’s oldest shopping street, the Lange Hezelstraat.

 
Maastricht, Netherlands

Welcome to Maastricht! This Dutch city is renowned for its medieval architecture and vibrant cultural scene. As you wander the cobblestoned town centre, be sure to check out the Gothic-style churches and Romanesque basilicas that house this city’s best-kept secret – a remarkable collection of religious artworks.

 
Namur, Netherlands

Welcome to Namur! The highlight of this Walloon city is the Citadel, a medieval fortress boasting seven kilometres of underground passages, lush gardens, city views and a golden statue of a giant turtle. Back in town, explore the Felicien Rops Museum and the baroque St. Loup Church.

 
Liege, Belgium

Welcome to Liege, one of Belgium’s key cultural and commercial hubs. As you explore the old town, be sure to check out some of the landmarks that date back to the medieval era, including Saint Bartholomew’s Church, the Grand Curtius Museum and the Opera Royal de Wallonie.

 
Antwerp, Netherlands

Welcome to Antwerp, the unofficial capital of Flanders. This vibrant city is known as the diamond capital of the world, playing home to moguls and famed diamond dealers alike. Discover world-class class museums, fine art, Gothic architecture, and exceptional Belgian beer.

 
Brussels, Belgium

Welcome to Brussels, capital of the European Union and home of the Belgian Royal Family. This easy-going city is the perfect mix of heritage and modernity, where you can explore world-class museums and galleries and cobblestoned corners, as well as quirkier sights, like the Atomium building. Enjoy an overnight stay onboard. 

 
Paris, France

Disembark in Brussels and enjoy a scenic rail journey to Paris for your two night stay.

 
Paris, France

Embark your 8 Day Luxury River Cruise from Paris Onboard Avalon Waterways.

 
Vernon, France

Welcome to Vernon, a magnet for art and culture lovers. Take the short trip to Giverny, where you can visit the house and garden of Claude Monet. The stunningly lush gardens look straight out of an impressionist painting, and it is here that you can explore the enchanting lily pond that inspired one of his most valuable works.

 
Caudebec, France

Welcome to Caudebec-en-Caux, located on the banks of the beautiful Seine. Once you’ve strolled along the scenic riverbanks, be sure to check out the town’s historical centre, where you will discover the region’s gothic style architecture, some dating back to the 12th century. Enjoy an overnight stay onboard. 

 
Normandy Beaches Excursion

Visit the historic Normandy Beaches of WWII and pay homage to the brave soldiers before us by visiting significant sights include Omaha Beach.

 
Rouen, France

Welcome to Rouen, the capital of Normandy. This port city, ever important in the Roman era and Middle Ages, is home to gothic churches, cobblestoned streets lined with medieval half-timbered houses and the striking spires of the Cathédrale Notre-Dame.

 
Conflans, France

Welcome to Conflans! This quaint township is just 30 minutes away from the bustling city of Paris; however, it feels like another world entirely. Don’t miss the Musee de la Batellerie, where you can learn about the history of France’s inland waterways, canals and locks. Afterwards, take a stroll through the carefully manicured lawns that surround the property.

 
Paris, France

Enjoy your last night in this enchanting city onboard you Avalon Waterways ship.  Farewell Paris and fly home on day 19 or ask us about our flexible flights and extend your stay.

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Important Info

Upgrade to a Panorama Suite with Open Air Balcony from only $1,999 per person
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Set sail on 19 March 2023

Travel based on Cruise Departure 19 March 2023

Prices are per person twin share in AUD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations.

Pricing is subject to change until the reservation is confirmed. Accommodation is subject to change and availability.

Surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change.

Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur.

*Flexible Booking Conditions:  At any time prior to the due date of your second deposit, you have the option to
1. Change your departure dates OR 2. Cancel your booking, in which case My Cruises will hold all funds paid in the form of credit; which can be used for a future booking with My Cruises.  Changes made after the second deposit payment are subject to standard cancellation terms & conditions. Departure date changes are subject to availability & blackout dates. No refund will be given if you are not able to change your departure date as a result of alternate dates not being available. Your My Cruises Specialist will provide further details at the time of booking.

Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Should gratuities or hotel service charges not already be included in your package, these are mandatory and charged by the cruise line to your onboard account on a day-by-day basis.

Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.

Please note – onboard benefits valued have been converted into Australian Dollars from the onboard currency. Details of the onboard currency can be provided by your consultant at the time of inquiry.

Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.

Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.

These fares/prices may change due to the availability or currency fluctuations.

Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.

Please note that a majority of US-based (including Hawaii) hotels impose a daily mandatory additional charge that is automatically added to your bill by the hotel. There are various inclusions provided for these resort fees. These fees are separate from, cannot be prepaid prior to arrival, and are in addition to our advertised package.

Please note many European hotels charge a nominal daily City Tourist Tax which is utilised locally for tourism-related purposes and to improve the local infrastructure in the area. This tax is collected by the hotels directly from the customer and the amount can vary by region, hotel size, or type. Local regulations state this must be collected by the hotel and cannot be prepaid.

All passports, vaccinations, and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia.

All passports, vaccinations, and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia.

Please check Visa requirements for all countries visited on this itinerary.

China, Russia, India, Canada, and the USA require visas to be arranged prior to sailing for all Australian passport holders.

For Non-Australian passport holders please check with the appropriate embassy.

** Low Deposit Policy
A second deposit (part payment) will be required/date & amount will be supplied by the consultant at the time of booking.

Product Code: MRC-9842

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