Central European Experience With 2 Nights In London & 2 Nights In Paris (Eastbound)
Begin your vacation your way before your cruise with a Monograms package included here. Spend two nights each in Paris and London with superior accommodations, buffet breakfast daily, guided sightseeing, your personal Monograms Local Host® for guidance and assistance, destination guide with city map, and transfers to your train and ship. Explore Paris, the “City of Light” and home to the Champs-Elysées, Eiffel Tower, and Louvre Museum. Travel to London via Eurostar high-speed train, and see the famous landmarks of Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, and more. Begin your Avalon YourWay river cruise to follow three legendary waterways from Luxembourg to Germany. Take in the outstanding views on the Moselle, Rhine, and Main Rivers. Embark in Remich with an excursion from Grevenmacher to see the ancient Roman sites of Trier. Visit the charming German wine village of Bernkastel with guided sightseeing and wine tasting, then sail through the spectacular Rhine Gorge to Rüdesheim. Hear German music from some of the 350 self-playing instruments in Mechanical Music Museum.You’ll visit a charming Main River village, and tour Würzburg-the “Pearl of the Romantic Road.” Sail to Bamberg, tour the city of seven hills, crowned with churches in the former home of the Imperial Dynasties. Your European river cruise concludes in Nuremberg.
Day 1 London: welcome to EnglandDay 2 London: guided sightseeing, visit St. Paul’s Cathedral (except on Sundays)Day 3 London–Paris: travel by high-speed Eurostar train to Paris (Standard class)Day 4 Paris: guided sightseeing, Seine river cruise Day 5 Paris–Remich (Embarkation): travel by high-speed train (first class) to Luxembourg City; transfer to Remich to board your ship; onboard welcome receptionDay 6 Trier: choice of guided sightseeing, or “Roman Trier” sightseeing, see the Porta NigraDay 7 Bernkastel: guided walk; wine tastingDay 8 Rhine Gorge–Rüdesheim: scenic cruising through the Rhine Gorge; special treat; choice of visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum, or cable car ride in RüdesheimDay 9 Main River Village: guided walkDay 10 Würzburg: guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s ResidenzDay 11 Bamberg: lecture on board; guided tour, see the Old Town HallDay 12 Nuremberg (Disembarkation): your cruise ends this morning
London - Paris, France
Paris-remich, Luxembourg (Embarkation)
Remich. Excursion To Trier
Main River Village