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River Discovery | Classic European Cities

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

  • Low Deposit $799*pp
  • $4000 Bonus Value
  • Sail | 28 March 2023

Set Sail on 28 March 2023

River Discovery | Classic European Cities

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

  • Low Deposit $799*pp
  • $4000 Bonus Value
  • Sail | 28 March 2023

Package Inclusions

Flights to London, Returning from Zurich

Bonus 3 Night Hotel Stay to Explore the City of London
Bonus Eurostar Rail Journey from London to Paris

Bonus 3 Night Hotel Stay to Discover the City of Paris
Bonus Scenic Rail Journey from Paris to Amsterdam

8 Day Relaxed Luxury River Cruise from Amsterdam to Basel
Onboard Avalon Waterways in a Spacious Deluxe Stateroom

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 $354)
Bonus Transfer from Basel Port to Zurich Airport

Your Itinerary

Itinerary Map
Itinerary Map
 
London, England

Welcome to London, 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.

 
Paris, France

Travel by rail to arrive in Paris, the city of light and the global centre of art, fashion, gastronomy and culture. Famed for its 19th-century architecture, Paris is home to some of the most formidable and renowned structures in the world, including the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, the Arc de Triomphe and the Notre-Dame Cathedral.

 
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Enjoy a scenic rail journey from Paris to Amsterdam and arrive in 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. Embark your cruise today and spend tonight onboard in port exploring this enchanting city.

 
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 - Excursion to Heidelberg

Visit the beautiful town of Heidelberg today from Mainz. Heidelberg  is a historic German university town, filled with culture and architecture. 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, 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

Disembark your cruise this morning and be transferred to Zurich Airport for your flight home 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 $999 per person

Set sail on 28 March 2023

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River Cruise Sets Sail 28 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 are based on economy class unless otherwise stated, 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 enquiry.
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.
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.

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