2022 Avalon Waterways Rhine River Cruises Starting at $1,974 CAD Per Person
Price: $1,974 CAD per person
(featured price is cruise only, based on double occupancy in cabin category E, on the departure date indicated, and includes all taxes and fees and the Avalon $650 per person discount)
Savings: $650 per person
Departure Date: October 11, 2022
Video: Once Upon a River - The FairyTale Fantasy of the Rhine
- 4-Night cruise in an outside stateroom
- Daily included port excursions
- All meals included while on ship (including Captain's & farewell dinners)
- Complimentary beer and wine with lunch and dinner
A Taste of the Rhine (Northbound) Itinerary:
Photo: Map of A Taste of the Rhine (Northbound) Itinerary
Day 1: Frankfurt, Germany (Embarkation)
Welcome to Germany. Your Suite Ship® is Ready for Boarding. Flights into Frankfurt must arrive by 2 pm. Guests must be on board ship by 5 pm. Sail to Rüdesheim while having dinner on your first night onboard.
Overnight docking in Rudesheim
Day 2: Rudesheim - Rhine Gorge
Eat, Drink, and Be Merry in Wine Country. Active: Enjoy a hike with your Avalon Adventure Host through the picturesque vineyards of Rüdesheim, OR: Discovery: Tour the incredible Mechanical Music Museum for a one-of-a-kind instrumental experience; based on your departure enjoy a local special treat. Relax on the Sky Deck for an afternoon cruise through the spectacular Rhine Gorge to Koblenz. Sail past the legendary rock of The Lorelei—where the siren of mythology sang songs to lure ill-fated sailors.
Travel Through 2,000 Years Of Monumental History. Enjoy free time in Koblenz before a relaxing evening with live entertainment on board.
Overnight cruise to Cologne
Photo: Rhine Valley
Day 3: Cologne
Prost! Celebrate in the Rhineland. Visit the Adventure Center for today’s activities with your Adventure Host. Active: Enjoy a bike ride like the locals in Cologne with your Adventure Host, OR: Discovery: Join a Guided Walking Tour of Cologne’s important Jewish heritage sites, OR: Classic: Take a Guided City Walk of Cologne— explore the Old City and see its soaring twin-steepled gothic cathedral. Spend free time over a glass of Kölsch pale lager—locally brewed for over 100 years! This evening, enjoy dinner on board your ship.
Afternoon/Overnight cruise to Amsterdam
Day 4: Amsterdam, Holland
Canals of Colorful Amsterdam. Active: Start your day joining your Adventure Host on an early morning walk in Amsterdam, OR: Classic: Explore the iconic waterways of Amsterdam on a Guided Canal Cruise past stately homes of Amsterdam’s “Golden Age." You might consider an Optional Excursion to Zaanse Schans—a quintessential Dutch town complete with windmills, waterways, and flower farms, or a Guided Optional Biking Excursion to the Dutch countryside.
Overnight docking in Amsterdam
Photo: Avalon Panorama Suite
Day 5: Amsterdam (Disembarkation)
Your cruise ends with breakfast this morning.