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Amsterdam is known for its citizens' love for bikes!
$3,599
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Active & Discovery on the Rhine

Southbound - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Expression
  • Create your own canvass
  • Discover its abundance of wildlife
  • Visit Cologne’s Chocolate Museum
  • Explore Eberbach Monastery
Activities:
River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join thisAvalon Active & Discovery river cruise that explores on some of the stunning cities along the Rhine River.See the colourful corners of Amsterdam your way or choose an included painting class, instead, to recreate the masterpieces of Dutch artists. Visit the Chocolate Museum in Cologne, …
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Explore the inspiring Amsterdam
$6,098
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Rhine & Rhône Revealed

Southbound - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Expression
  • Enjoy a Guided Tour to Heidelberg
  • Explore the magical Black Forest
  • Tour the city of Lyon
  • Join the tour of city of Avignon
Activities:
Biking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail through the dramatic Rhine Gorge, the most beautiful stretch of the Rhine River dotted every mile with ancient castles. Stop in Breisach, Germany, the gateway to Germany’s Black Forest. Lyon is a showcase of medieval and Renaissance architecture. Continue to the city of Tournon …
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Cruise the Rhone river in charming Lyon
$6,446
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Rhine & Rhône Revealed

Northbound - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Expression
  • Explore the magical Black Forest
  • Join the tour of city of Avignon
  • Enjoy a Guided Tour to Heidelberg
  • Tour the city of Lyon
Activities:
River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Begin cruising from Port St. Louis then visit the city of Tournon nestled among vineyards. Join a guided walk of this medieval treasure with plenty of Roman ruins and a fascinating 16th-century castle. Lyon is a showcase of medieval and Renaissance architecture. Explore Breisach's famous Black …
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La Petite district in Strasbourg
$2,699
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Romantic Rhine

Northbound - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Expression
  • Tour Mechanical Musical Museum
  • Join an excursion to Black Forest
  • Visit La Petite France district
  • Explore Mainz' architecture
Activities:
River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board on the Avalon Expression and join this romantic Rhine river cruise that will take you from Basel to Amsterdam. Choose your preferred excursion between visiting the famous Black Forest or a calmingvisit to Badischer Winzerkeller.Visit the ruins of Heidelberg’s castle, towering …
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2020
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Sep 018Romantic Rhine
Sep 0815Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Sep 0815Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Sep 088Romantic Rhine
Sep 158Romantic Rhine
Sep 228Active & Discovery on the Rhine
Sep 298Active & Discovery on the Rhine
Oct 068Romantic Rhine
Oct 0615Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Oct 0615Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Oct 138Romantic Rhine
Oct 208Romantic Rhine
Oct 2015Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Oct 2015Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Oct 278Romantic Rhine
2021
EmbarksDays 
Mar 308Romantic Rhine
Mar 3015Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Mar 3015Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Apr 068Romantic Rhine
Apr 138Romantic Rhine
Apr 1315Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Apr 208Romantic Rhine
Apr 278Romantic Rhine
Apr 2715Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Apr 2715Rhine & Rhône Revealed
May 048Romantic Rhine
May 118Romantic Rhine
May 1115Rhine & Rhône Revealed
May 1115Rhine & Rhône Revealed
May 188Romantic Rhine
May 258Active & Discovery on the Rhine
Jun 018Active & Discovery on the Rhine
Jun 0815Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Jun 088Romantic Rhine
Jun 0815Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Jun 158Romantic Rhine
Jun 2215Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Jun 228Romantic Rhine
Jun 2215Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Jun 298Romantic Rhine
Jul 068Active & Discovery on the Rhine
Jul 138Active & Discovery on the Rhine
Jul 208Romantic Rhine
Jul 2015Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Jul 2015Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Jul 278Romantic Rhine
Aug 0315Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Aug 0315Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Aug 038Romantic Rhine
Aug 108Romantic Rhine
Aug 178Active & Discovery on the Rhine
Aug 248Active & Discovery on the Rhine
Aug 3115Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Aug 318Romantic Rhine
Aug 3115Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Sep 078Romantic Rhine
Sep 1415Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Sep 1415Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Sep 148Romantic Rhine
Sep 288Active & Discovery on the Rhine
Oct 058Active & Discovery on the Rhine
Oct 1215Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Oct 1215Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Oct 128Romantic Rhine
Oct 198Romantic Rhine
Oct 2615Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Oct 2615Rhine & Rhône Revealed
Oct 268Romantic Rhine
Nov 028Romantic Rhine
Max Passengers: 164
Ship Type: River Cruise Ship

Part of Avalon's cutting-edge fleet of Suite Ships, the Avalon Expression came onto the European river cruising scene with a bang. This gorgeous ship features two full decks of Panorama Suites with Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Windows that transform the living space into a unique Open-Air Balcony. Awake in your Comfort Collection window-facing bed each morning with seamless river views that become part of your living space. With 200 square feet, Panorama Suites are more than 30% larger than the industry standard, delivering incomparable views of Europe's most stunning landscapes. Onboard amenities include an alternative light dining option in the Panorama Bistro, an expanded fitness center, complimentary Wi-Fi access, and a spacious Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs, whirlpool, and light al fresco lunches at the Sky Bistro on the Sky Deck.

Cruise Line: Avalon Waterways
Ship Type: River Cruiser/Canal Boat
Line Class: River Cruise
Year Built: 2013
Year Last Refurbished: -
Capacity: 164 passengers
Decks: 4
Length: 443 ft
Beam: 40 ft
Outside Cabins: 82
Number of Crew: 47
Cat. E
Avalon Deluxe Stateroom: 172 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Complimentary bottled water, Individual climate control, Mirror in the bathroom, Full shower with glass door, Vanity, Memory foam mattress, European-style duvets, Extra blankets, Hairdryer, and Spacious 3-door closets.
Cat. D
Avalon Deluxe Stateroom: 172 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Complimentary bottled water, Individual climate control, Mirror in the bathroom, Full shower with glass door, Vanity, Luxurious mattress, European-style duvets, Extra blankets, Hairdryer, and Spacious 3-door closets
Cat. B
Panorama Suite: 200 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Telephone, In-room safe, Contemporary design, Marble countertops in the bathroom, 6-person sitting area, Writing desk, Sofa, Memory foam mattress, European-style duvets.
Cat. A
Panorama Suite: 200 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Telephone, In-room safe, contemporary design, Marble countertops in the bathroom, 6-person sitting area, Writing desk, Sofa, Luxurious mattress, European-style duvets.
Cat. P
Panorama Suite: 200 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Telephone, Well-stocked minibar, In-room safe, Contemporary design, Marble countertops in the bathroom, 6-person sitting area, Writing desk, Sofa, Memory foam mattress, European-style duvets
Royal Suite
Royal Suite: 300 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Telephone, Well-stocked minibar, Marble countertops in the bathroom, Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Window with Open-Air Balcony, Full shower with glass door, Luxurious mattress toppers, European-style duvets.
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The trip might have been the absolute best of our lifetime (thus far). We particularly want to commend our guide Peter in the Guilin area-he was so incredibly attentive, energetic, enthusiastic-and absolutely dedicated to ensuring that our meals were 100% vegetarian.
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These special offers are applicable only to new bookings.
Discounts are subject to availability, so contact us for more details.
Travelers currently booked on departures from March 14-June 30, 2020 can rebook to any voyage departing before December 31, 2022, with no rebooking fees. Plus, receive a travel credit of $200 per person redeemable for future travel. 
Applies to all departures up to Dec 31, 2020
For new reservations made from March 24, 2020, forward travelers have the option to cancel their trip up to three days prior to departure and normal cancellation penalties will be waived. Deposits remain non-refundable. Some restrictions may apply. Contact us for more details.
Applies to all departures up to Dec 31, 2020

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