Music River Cruises
Let Avalon transport you to a symphony of destinations! On your music-themed departure, local experts will provide fascinating insights into European music, and a piano recital and performance by a local band will entertain you on board. Visit a violin maker in Regensburg to see how violins are made, stroll through Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Museum in Rüdesheim, and enjoy an organ recital in Melk Abbey and a special concert in Rosatz. Other features include a visit and short concert at Budapest’s Opera House, a Royal Waltz concert in Vienna, and an excursion to Salzburg with music and lunch. This is a music lover's perfect getaway!
Music Special Interest River Cruises
Magnificent Europe River Cruises
15 days from Amsterdam to Budapest
See the highlights of Central Europe on this enchanting river cruise between Amsterdam and Budapest. Guided sightseeing in each city shows you the highlights, with a cruise through the scenic canals of Amsterdam and through the dramatic Rhine Gorge past the legendary Lorelei rock. Spend time in magnificent Cologne, the charming wine village of Rüdesheim, medieval Bamberg, historical Nuremberg, and magical Vienna. Attend a baking demonstration of a traditional cookie in Miltenberg and a beer tasting in Regensburg. Also enjoy inside visits of Würzburg's Bishop's Residenz, the phenomenal Benedictine Abbey in Melk, and St. Martin's Cathedral in Bratislava. While on board, be sure to have your camera ready to capture the scenic beauty, quaint towns, fascinating architecture, and historic buildings dotting the landscape as you sail along.