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Magnificent Europe – Eastbound

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Magnificent Europe – Eastbound - Avalon Waterways
Magnificent Europe – Eastbound - Avalon Waterways
Excellent
21 reviews
Starts
Amsterdam
+19 Destinations
Danube
Ends
Budapest
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Highlights

Start in Amsterdam and end in Budapest ! With the river cruise tour Magnificent Europe – Eastbound, you have a 15 day tour package taking you from Amsterdam to Budapest and through Amsterdam, Netherlands and 19 other destinations in Europe. Magnificent Europe – Eastbound includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
8 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Berth / Cabin
Max Group Size
160
Travel style
River Cruise, Walking Tour, Sightseeing, Museum
Operator
Avalon Waterways

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: AMSTERDAM, HOLLAND (EMBARKATION)
  2. Day 2: AMSTERDAM
  3. Day 3: COLOGNE, GERMANY
  4. Day 4: RHINE GORGE—RÜDESHEIM
  5. Day 5: MAIN RIVER VILLAGE
  6. Day 6: WÜRZBURG
  7. Day 7: MARKTBREIT. EXCURSION TO ROTHENBURG—VOLKACH
  8. Day 8: BAMBERG
  9. Day 9: ROTH. EXCURSION TO NUREMBERG
  10. Day 10: REGENSBURG
  11. Day 11: PASSAU
  12. Day 12: MELK—WACHAU VALLEY
  13. Day 13: VIENNA
  14. Day 14: BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
  15. Day 15: BUDAPEST (DISEMBARKATION)

Travel guide

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What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

Avalon Waterways Ships

  • Avalon Artistry II
    Avalon Artistry II
    Cruise on Europe's most loved rivers with views that become part of your suite. The Avalon Artistry II delivers an intimate setting,… Read more
    Built
    2013
    Guests
    65 - 130
    Crew
    37
    Length
    110 m / 361 ft
    Width
    12
    Suites
    52
    Gross Tonnage
    2022 gt
    Beam
    12 m / 39 ft
    Cruising Speed
    12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
  • Avalon Illumination
    Avalon Illumination
    Part of Avalon's cutting-edge fleet of Suite Ships®, the Avalon Illumination came onto the river cruising scene with a bang. This… Read more
    Built
    2014
    Guests
    84 - 166
    Crew
    47
    Length
    135 m / 443 ft
    Suites
    67
    Staterooms
    16
    Gross Tonnage
    2775 gt
    Beam
    12 m / 39 ft
    Cruising Speed
    12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
  • Avalon Tranquillity II
    Avalon Tranquillity II
    Another exciting Suite Ship® graces the rivers of Europe in 2015. The intimate setting of the Avalon Tranquility II features two full… Read more
    Built
    2015
    Guests
    65 - 130
    Crew
    37
    Length
    110 m / 361 ft
    Suites
    52
    Staterooms
    12
    Gross Tonnage
    2022 gt
    Beam
    12 m / 39 ft
    Cruising Speed
    12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph

21 Reviews

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Average
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  • DD
    Written on October 20, 2018
    3.0 - Average

    water levels were low - 2 days late to start then 3 hour coach tour to board boat then only 4 days of river cruising before being docked for 3 nights then to be told not enough water to continue. Options to disembark or continue on coach - disappointed you... Read more

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  • L
    Written on September 21, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    We just completed Magnificent Europe (Amsterdam-Budapest) August 30-September 14, 2018. We were originally booked on the PASSION but were told at the Amsterdam Airport that due to low water levels on the river we would be sailing on the ILLUMINATION... Read more

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  • JO
    Written on September 2, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Tour was great, just needed more time in the ports to enjoy some of the great sights and explore more.

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  • Magnificent Europe – Eastbound reviewer 4
    Written on June 14, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Would travel Avalon again.

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  • LH
    Written on May 1, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    The whole Avalon cruise was beyond my expectations. The cruise crew were exceptional. There is nothing I would complain about. We were looked after. We would definitely recommend Avalon Waterways as a 5 star cruise line

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  • MC
    Written on July 27, 2016
    5.0 - Excellent

    Just finished the Romantic Rhine from Amsterdam to Basel and everything about the trip was superb! We cannot say enough and had the time of our lives. The Ship was new and beautiful, the crew and staff were very attentive and professional. The excursions... Read more

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  • KB
    Written on July 27, 2016
    5.0 - Excellent

    We did our first river cruise in May last year from Budapest to Amsterdam on the Impression. We had a fantastic time and could not fault it and have booked another cruise. This time from Prague to Bucharest on the Passion in June next year. And no doubt... Read more

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  • PJ
    Written on July 27, 2016
    5.0 - Excellent

    Did Avalon cruise last July Amsterdam to Budapest. Avalon Cruises are the only way to go, Food,staff and excursions all first class would travel again with them.

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  • MN
    Written on July 27, 2016
    4.5 - Excellent

    Excellent staff and crew and great ports

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  • CA
    Written on July 27, 2016
    5.0 - Excellent

    Excellent cruise. Beautiful food . Fantastic crew and Tour Director. Great excursions

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

Euro
Netherlands , Germany and Austria
Kč
Koruna
Czech Republic
Ft
Forint
Hungary

Plugs & Adapters

Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Czech Republic and Hungary

Visa

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Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Tick-borne encephalitis
Recommended for Germany, Austria, Czech Republic and Hungary. Ideally 6 months before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Czech Republic and Hungary. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Czech Republic and Hungary. Ideally 2 months before travel.

Policies

Location
Amsterdam is the starting point and Budapest is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Avalon Waterways to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Payment(s)
For any tour departing before 25 November 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 25 November 2019, a minimum payment of $250 is required to confirm your booking with Avalon Waterways. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 95 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 1,639 km.
  • Amsterdam (Netherlands)
  • 26 km
  • Keukenhof (Netherlands)
  • 29 km
  • Zaanse Schans (Netherlands)
  • 13 km
  • Amsterdam (Netherlands)
  • 214 km
  • Cologne (Germany)
  • 101 km
  • Rhine Gorge (Germany)
  • 26 km
  • Rudesheim am Rhein (Germany)
  • 147 km
  • Wurzburg (Germany)
  • 19 km
  • Marktbreit (Germany)
  • 32 km
  • Rothenburg ob der Tauber (Germany)
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