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Christmastime in Alsace & Germany (Southbound)

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Christmastime in Alsace & Germany (Southbound) - Avalon Waterways
Christmastime in Alsace & Germany (Southbound) - Avalon Waterways
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1 review
Starts
Mainz
+4 Destinations
Rhine Valley
Ends
Basel
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Highlights

Start in Mainz and end in Basel ! With the river cruise tour Christmastime in Alsace & Germany (Southbound), you have a 5 day tour package taking you through Mainz, Germany and 5 other destinations in Europe. Christmastime in Alsace & Germany (Southbound) 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
Transportation
Ship
Travel style
River Cruise, Discovery
Operator
Avalon Waterways

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: MAINZ, GERMANY (EMBARKATION)
  2. Day 2: HEIDELBERG EXCURSION. SPEYER
  3. Day 3: STRASBOURG, FRANCE
  4. Day 4: BREISACH, GERMANY. EXCURSION TO BLACK FOREST
  5. Day 5: BASEL, SWITZERLAND (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 Good by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

Avalon Waterways Ships

  • Avalon Imagery II
    Avalon Imagery II
    One of 2016's two new additions to the youngest fleet on Europe's waterways, the Imagery II continues all of Avalon's outstan… Read more
    Built
    2016
    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
  • 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

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  • DK
    Written on July 26, 2016
    4.5 - Excellent

    The cruise felt like a fairy-tale as we visited a few of the Christmas markets. The crew on the ship was friendly. The excursions were fun and the tour guides were very knowledgeable. The food was very good.

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    TourRadar's responsiveness has been far above and beyond what I expect from any customer-service organization. Thank you for making a complex process (booking a tour in a faraway country) a bit easier.

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Christmastime in Alsace & Germany (Southbound)

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

Euro
Germany and France
CHF
Franc
Switzerland

Plugs & Adapters

Germany and FranceSwitzerland

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 and Switzerland. Ideally 6 months before travel.

Policies

Location
Mainz is the starting point and Basel 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 21 November 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 21 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.
Cancellation policy
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Payment methods
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 304 km.
  • Mainz (Germany)
  • 73 km
  • Heidelberg (Germany)
  • 19 km
  • Speyer (Germany)
  • 96 km
  • Strasbourg (France)
  • 62 km
  • Breisach am Rhein (Germany)
  • 53 km
  • Basel (Switzerland)

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