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Magnificent Europe 2021 - Avalon Waterways

Magnificent Europe 2021

15 days
4.8
(22)
From Amsterdam to Budapest
Tour Operator:
Avalon Waterways
Ship capacity:
160
Age range:
8 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
184169
Hygiene Measures:
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$6,397
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US $5,897
+ $392 Taxes
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Itinerary

Start in Amsterdam and end in Budapest! With the River Cruise tour Magnificent Europe 2021, you have a 15 days tour package taking you through Amsterdam, Netherlands and 14 other destinations in Europe. Magnificent Europe 2021 includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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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: 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)
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
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Where You'll Stay

Berth / Cabin

Avalon Waterways Ships

  • 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 Visionary
    Avalon Visionary
    Take in the view like never before on the Avalon Visionary. You'll enjoy the intimate setting achieved with two full decks of suites… Read more
    Built
    2012
    Guests
    65 - 130
    Crew
    37
    Length
    110 m / 361 ft
    Suites
    52
    Staterooms
    12
    Gross Tonnage
    2022 gt
    Beam
    12 m / 39 ft

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.2
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Food
    Excellent
    5.0
  • 4.7
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  • Magnificent Europe 2021 reviewer 1
    · October 18th, 2019
    I thought the tour was very good. Unfortunately we had a mishap by our ship being hit by a freighter on the Rhine River. The ships personnel were great in their response as were the German emergency service people. Avalon took great care of my wife and... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • DD
    · October 20th, 2018
    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... Show more
    Trip date: October 2018
  • L
    · September 21st, 2018
    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... Show more
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    Trip date: August 2018
  • JO
    · September 2nd, 2018
    Tour was great, just needed more time in the ports to enjoy some of the great sights and explore more.
    Trip date: August 2018
  • Magnificent Europe 2021 reviewer 5
    · June 14th, 2018
    Would travel Avalon again.
    Trip date: June 2018
  • LH
    · May 1st, 2017
    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
    Trip date: April 2017
  • MC
    · July 27th, 2016
    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... Show more
    Trip date: July 2016
  • KB
    · July 27th, 2016
    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... Show more
    Trip date: May 2015
  • PJ
    · July 27th, 2016
    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.
    Trip date: July 2015
  • MN
    · July 27th, 2016
    Excellent staff and crew and great ports
    Trip date: June 2016

Dates & Availability

15 days
Magnificent Europe 2021
From Amsterdam to Budapest
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    Austria, Germany and Netherlands
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  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

    Type C
    Austria, Germany, Hungary and Netherlands
    Type E
    Austria, Germany, Hungary and Netherlands
    Type F
    Austria, Germany, Hungary and Netherlands
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Austria, Germany and Hungary. Ideally 6 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Hungary. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Hungary. Ideally 2 months before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
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  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before December 22nd, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after December 22nd, 2021, 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 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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