Romantic Rhine
Go against the current and away from the ordinary onboard Avalon Waterways. Redefining cruising, Avalon delivers unparalleled experiences and boundless exploration and puts you in the captain’s seat to navigate your own journey. Enjoy the grandest views through the industry’s only open-air balcony windows to better see the world cruise by.
Discover The Romance of the Rhine. River from the beautiful Black Forest to the Grand Rhine Gorge and the colourful canals of Amsterdam


Day 1  -- Basel (Embarkation)

Guest must arrive Basel by 3pm. Ship will sail at 5pm. Onboard welcome reception

Day 2  -- Breisach

Choice of excursion to Black Forest, or visit to a local winery in Breisach or bike with your Adventure Host

Day 3  -- Strasbourg

Choice of guided sightseeing, visit La Petite France district and the Gothic cathedral or bike with your Adventure Host

Day 4  -- Mainz

Choice of guided tour of Heidelberg Castle, see the Great Vat, or hike up Philosophers' Way, or visit the Gutenberg Museum in Mainz

Day 5  -- Rüdesheim–Rhine Gorge–Koblenz

Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim or hike in the vineyards with your Adventure Host; scenic cruise through the Rhine Gorge; free time in Koblenz

Day 6  -- Cologne

Choice of 'Cologne Highlights' walking tour or Jewish Heritage walking tour or bike with your Adventure Host

Day 7  -- Amsterdam

Choice of canal cruise or walk with your Adventure Host

Day 8  -- Amsterdam (Disembarkation)

Your cruise ends this morning after breakfast betwen 10am until 12pm ** You may extend in Amsterdam with tour organized by Avalon

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