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Romantic Rhine Author Cruise w/Diana Gabaldon & 2 Nights in Lucerne, 2 Nights in Paris & 2 Nights in London (Northbound) - Avalon Waterways
14 days

Romantic Rhine Author Cruise w/Diana Gabaldon & 2 Nights in Lucerne, 2 Nights in Paris & 2 Nights in London (Northbound)

From Lucerne to London
Tour Operator:
Avalon Waterways
Ship capacity:
160
Age range:
8 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
154045
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Itinerary

Start in Lucerne and end in London! With the river cruise tour Romantic Rhine Author Cruise w/Diana Gabaldon & 2 Nights in Lucerne, 2 Nights in Paris & 2 Nights in London (Northbound), you have a 14 day tour package taking you through Lucerne, Switzerland and 14 other destinations in Europe. Romantic Rhine Author Cruise w/Diana Gabaldon & 2 Nights in Lucerne, 2 Nights in Paris & 2 Nights in London (Northbound) includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: LUCERNE, SWITZERLAND
  2. Day 2: LUCERNE
  3. Day 3: LUCERNE—MOUNT PILATUS—BASEL (EMBARKATION)
  4. Day 4: BREISACH, GERMANY. EXCURSION TO BLACK FOREST
  5. Day 5: STRASBOURG, FRANCE
  6. Day 6: LUDWIGSHAFEN, GERMANY. EXCURSION TO HEIDELBERG
  7. Day 7: RÜDESHEIM—RHINE GORGE
  8. Day 8: COLOGNE
  9. Day 9: AMSTERDAM, HOLLAND
  10. Day 10: AMSTERDAM (DISEMBARKATION)—PARIS, FRANCE
  11. Day 11: PARIS
  12. Day 12: PARIS—LONDON, ENGLAND
  13. Day 13: LONDON
  14. Day 14: LONDON
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Stateroom / Suite

Avalon Waterways Ship

  • Avalon Expression
    Avalon Expression
    Part of Avalon's cutting-edge fleet of Suite Ships®, the Avalon Expression came onto the European river cruising scene with a ban… Read more
    Built
    2013
    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

Reviews About This Operator

  • Julie
    · November 16, 2019
    Loved the tour and the included excursions. It would have been good to spend less time in Amsterdam and extra time... Show more
  • Carol
    · October 27, 2019
    It was a great tour. There were a few thinks that could have been better. Gentle walking was not gentle and it would... Show more
  • Gail
    · October 26, 2019
    The best! We were never on a river cruise and this was a wonderful first experience! the ship the staff the food the... Show more

Dates & Availability

14 days
Romantic Rhine Author Cruise w/Diana Gabaldon & 2 Nights in Lucerne, 2 Nights in Paris & 2 Nights in London (Northbound)
From Lucerne to London
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  • June 2020
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Good to Know

  • About the countries

    Currencies

    CHF
    Franc
    Switzerland
    Euro
    Germany , France and Netherlands
    £
    Pound sterling
    England

    Plugs & Adapters

    SwitzerlandGermany, France and NetherlandsEngland

    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Switzerland and Germany. Ideally 6 months before travel.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 31 August 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 31 August 2020, 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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