2021 Season

Once upon Three Rivers: the Rhine, Moselle & Main with 2 nights in Prague and 2 nights in Paris for Photography Enthusiasts


cruise: WNR1-T1 12 Day River Cruise Prague to Paris
Discover Central Europe’s gems along the Rhine, Moselle, and Main Rivers on an Avalon YourWay river cruise vacation—beginning with two nights in Prague and ending with two nights in Paris! Before boarding your Avalon Suite Ship®, enjoy two overnights in “The Golden City” of Prague. See the Hradčany Castle grounds, St. Vitus Cathedral, and Old Town’s Astronomical Clock with guided sightseeing in the spectacular capital of Czech Republic—the city of 100 spires.

Cruise in the company of Brenda Tharp, world-class photographer, who shares onboard presentations. You’ll also have the opportunity to participate in a photography contest at the end of your cruise to vote for favorite shots taken on your cruise. Embark on your European river cruise on the Rhine River in Nuremberg. See the historic sites of the city, followed by the churches of Bamberg, and Würzburg—the “Pearl of the Romantic Road.” Sail to Rüdesheim, and cruise through the spectacular Wachau Valley to the wine village of Bernkastel. Your next stop will bring you to Remich for an excursion to the ancient city of Trier. Here, you will disembark from your Avalon Suite Ship®, and transfer via high-speed train to Paris for a Monograms® vacation. Enjoy guided sightseeing in “The City of Light” with an expert guide, driving past the Latin Quarter, Les Invalides, Place de la Concorde, Eiffel Tower, and the Arc de Triomphe. Also, take a Seine River cruise, and spend free time your way with suggestions and assistance from your Monograms Local Host®. You’ll see why Paris is called the most romantic city in the world!
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Day 1 Prague: Welcome to Czech Republic

Day 2 Prague: Guided sightseeing, see the Astronomical Clock and visit Hradcany Castle grounds

Day 3 Prague-Nuremberg (Embarkation): Travel by motorcoach to Nuremberg, guided tour; onboard welcome reception

Day 4 Bamberg: Guided sightseeing, see the Old Town Hall; onboard photography presentation

Day 5 Würzburg: Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop's Residenz

Day 6 Main River Village: Guided walk

Day 7 Rüdesheim-Rhine Gorge: Visit Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; cruise through the Rhine Gorge

Day 8 Bernkastel: Choice of guided walk or hike to the castle ruins with your Adventure Host; wine tasting

Day 9 Remich. Excursion to Trier: Choice of guided city sightseeing or 'Roman Trier' sightseeing in Trier, see the Porta Nigra; photo awards

Day 10 Remich (Disembarkation)-Paris: Transfer to Luxembourg City to board the high-speed train (First class) to Paris

Day 11 Paris: Guided sightseeing, Seine River cruise

Day 12 Paris: Your vacation ends this morning
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Avalon Choice

Avalon has designed included activities with a choice of experiences. We invite you to select the tours, activities, and events that interest you most, so you can experience your cruise your way. Plus, we offer independent exploration options and the use of our exclusive AvalonGO APP on most of our cruises. 

Below are 3 types of included shore excursions for you to experience.

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  • In the event of technical or water level issues, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or alter the program, including hotel overnight when necessary.
  • Guided Tours, Optional Excursions, activities, sailing and docking schedules may be contingent on weather conditions or other issues outside of our control and could therefore be subject to change at any time.
  • Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.
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