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Jewels of Norway, The Arctic Circle & European Rivers

22 Day Fly, Stay & Cruise Holiday exploring London, The Arctic Circle, Amsterdam & Beyond with Exclusive Package Savings + more

  • Low Deposit $1199*pp
  • $4000 Bonus Value
  • Sail | June 2023

Set Sail on 17 June 2023

Jewels of Norway, The Arctic Circle & European Rivers

22 Day Fly, Stay & Cruise Holiday exploring London, The Arctic Circle, Amsterdam & Beyond with Exclusive Package Savings + more

  • Low Deposit $1199*pp
  • $4000 Bonus Value
  • Sail | June 2023

Package Inclusions

Economy flights to London returning from Zuich

2 Night Hotel Stay to Explore the city of London
Eurostar Rail Journey from London to Amsterdam

 

12 Night Norway & Arctic Circle Cruise from Amsterdam onboard Jewel of the Seas in an Interior Stateroom

Onboard Dining Across A Range Of Complimentary Venues
Onboard Entertainment including Live Music & Performances
Onboard All Port Taxes & Charges
Pre-paid Onboard Gratuities

2 Night Hotel Stay to Explore the city of Amsterdam

8 Day Relaxed Luxury River Cruise from Amsterdam to Basel onboard Avalon Waterways

Seasonal & Locally Sourced A la Carte menus across flexible dining venues
Regional Wine & Beer with lunch & dinner
Specialty onboard entertainment
Complimentary Wifi onboard
On Shore Excursions with Expert Guides

Your Itinerary

Itinerary Map
Itinerary Map
 
London, England

Welcome to London, enjoy your 2 night hotel stay to explore the vibrant capital of the United Kingdom. A hub for lovers of history, fashion, food and art, London hosts an eclectic mix of old and new. No trip is complete without visiting the city’s treasures, enjoying a show on the West End and tucking into a pub meal.

 
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Enjoy your Eurostar rail journey as you travel from London to Amsterdam.
Embark your 12 Night Norway & Arctic Circle Cruise from Amsterdam Onboard Jewel of the Seas.

 
At Sea

Your day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything the ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. All of the ships activities can be found on the vessels daily newsletter. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by.

 
Geiranger, Norway

Welcome to Geiranger! You’ll be greeted by a quiet village which is home to the aforementioned Geiranger Fjord. The charming farms, waterfalls and mountainscapes add to the inescapable charm of this beautiful part of western Norway.

 
Arctic Circle Scenic Cruising

Welcome to the Arctic Circle! Home to immense, raw beauty, a journey here will have you discovering broad horizons, dense forests and snow-capped mountains. Keep your eyes peeled for polar bears, seals and Arctic foxes and, if you’re visiting at the right time of year, you may be lucky enough to witness the extraordinary Northern Lights.

 
Honningsvag, Norway

Welcome to Honningsvag! This lively fishing town is dotted with brightly painted wooden buildings and surrounded by mesmerising fjords and waterfalls. From here, you can journey to the famous Nordkapp, the most northerly point in Europe. Afterwards, take a stroll around Honningsvag Harbour and enjoy a meal at a nearby café.

 
At Sea

Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.

 
Alesund, Norway

Welcome to Alesund! After being devastated by fire in 1904, Alesund’s architecture was rebuilt in Art Nouveau style, setting it apart from other Norwegian cities. Go museum hopping, sample fresh seafood and head up to Fjellstua Viewpoint for incredible views over the city.

 
Flam, Norway

Welcome to Flam! Located at the end of the world’s deepest fjord, this postcard-perfect village is like something out of a fairy tale. For a journey you’ll never forget, step aboard the Flam Railway, a scenic 20-kilometre ride that takes you through snow-capped mountains, majestic valleys and gushing waterfalls.

 
Olden, Norway

Welcome to Olden, the ‘Gateway to the Glaciers’. This tranquil village is surrounded by dramatic valleys, waterfalls, and mountains. Marvel at the icy Briksdal Glacier, discover local religious traditions at the Old Olden Church and get a bird’s-eye view of Nordfjord from the Loen Skylift.

 
Molde, Norway

Molde, hugging the shoreline at the wide mouth of Romsdalsfjorden, is known as the ‘Town of Roses’ for its fertile soil, rich vegetation and mild climate. Enjoy exhibits of Norwegian culture with a visit to the Romsdal museum or take in the extraordinary vista of over 200 partially snow covered peaks from Varden, located over 400 metres above sea level. But the town’s chief claim to fame is its annual jazz festival, held in July.

 
At Sea

Your day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything the ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. All of the ships activities can be found on the vessels daily newsletter. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by.

 
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Welcome to Amsterdam, disembark Jewel of Seas and enjoy your 2 Night Hotel Stay to explore the incredible city. Amsterdam is 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.

 
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Embark your 8 Day River Cruise Onboard Avalon Waterways, overnight onboard in Amsterdam.

 
Cologne, Germany

Welcome to Cologne, one of Germany’s oldest and most beautiful cities. A splendid mix of both old and new, spend your visit exploring both the Old Town, with its beautiful squares, local markets and historical monuments, and the modern city, which was rebuilt after World War 2. Plus, don’t miss the magnificent Gothic Cathedral, a World-Heritage listed sight!

 
Rudesheim, Germany

Welcome to Rudesheim, a quaint town known for its making of Riesling wines. Some of the must-see sights include Drosselgasse – a local laneway lined with shops, taverns and restaurants, Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Cabinet and Brömserburg Castle, home to the Rheingau Wine Museum.

 
Mainz, Germany

Welcome to Mainz, famed for its old town, half-timbered houses and medieval market squares. During your stroll through the town centre, be sure to visit the Marktbrunnen Renaissance fountain, the Romanesque Mainz Cathedral and the Gutenberg Museum.

Enjoy an excursion to Heidelberg, a historic German university town. Don’t miss the incredible ruins of the Renaissance palace, once home to the Imperial Princes. Afterwards, why not sit back and enjoy some local delicacies in the storybook Old Town Square?

 
Strasbourg, France

Welcome to Strasbourg, the “Crossroads of Europe”. Located on the border of France and Germany, this historic town uniquely blends the traditional culinary and architectural styles of the two nations. Explore Strasbourg’s vibrant cobbled lanes and half-timbered homes, and don’t forget to delight in a pastry (or two!).

 
Breisach (Black Forrest), Germany

Welcome to Breisach, the perfect base to the mysterious Black Forest. This storybook town is the ideal gateway to uncover the wine and food-loving culture of this German region.

 
Basel, Switzerland

Farewell Basel today as you disembark your Avalon Waterways river cruise.  Make your way to Zurich airport for your flight home or ask us about our flexible flights & extend your stay.

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Important Info

Ocean Cruise Upgrade:
Upgrade to an Oceanview Stateroom onboard Jewel of the Seas from only $599 per person

Ocean & River Cruise Upgrade:
Upgrade to a Balcony Stateroom on Jewel of the Seas & a Panorama Suite with Open-Air Balcony on your River Cruise from only $2499 per person

Set sail on 17 June 2023

Travel based on Ocean Cruise Departure 17 June 2023 / River Cruise Departure 01 July 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-10348

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