• Experience a world beyond your expectations. Choose from our award-winning vacations on virtually every continent with local favorites and off-the-beaten-path experiences only Globus can share.

  • We know why you travel. You’d rather have an extra day exploring than a fancy chocolate on your pillow. Enjoy VIP inclusions and world-class experiences at budget-friendly prices.

  • Embrace your independent spirit with the freedom to discover the world without getting lost. Enjoy independent travel confidently with guided sightseeing, loads of free time, and a knowledgeable Monograms Local Host in each destination.

  • Happiness flows on an Avalon river cruise. From Asia to South America and Europe to the Nile, you’ll cruise in relaxed luxury with river cruising’s widest views of the world’s most beautiful landscapes.

CRUISE

AT-A-GLANCE


Day 1 London: Welcome to England

Day 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; motorcoach transfer to Remich to board your Avalon ship; onboard welcome reception

Day 6 Remich. Excursion to Trier: Choice of guided city sightseeing or "Roman Trier" sightseeing, see the Porta Nigra

Day 7 Bernkastel: Choice of guided walk or hike up to the castle ruins with your Avalon Adventure Host; wine tasting

Day 8 Rhine Gorge-Rüdesheim: Scenic cruising through the Rhine Gorge; choice of visit to Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum, or cable-car ride in Rüdesheim

Day 9 Main River Village: Guided walk

Day 10 Würzburg: Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop's Residenz

Day 11 Bamberg: Guided tour, see the Old Town Hall

Day 12 Nuremberg. Excursion to Munich: Guided sightseeing, see the Marienplatz

Day 13 Roth. Excursion to Nuremberg: Choice of Nuremberg or Roth guided tour, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; lecture on board

Day 14 Regensburg: Guided walk, see Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall) and Port Pretoria

Day 15 Passau-Linz: Guided walk in Passau; free time in Linz

Day 16 Melk-Wachau Valley-Vienna: Guided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk or hike with your Adventure Host; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley; free time in Vienna

Day 17 Vienna: Guided sightseeing

Day 18 Budapest: Guided tour, see Heroes' Square

Day 19 Budapest (Disembarkation): Your vacation ends this morning
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cities and locations


Avalon Choice

Avalon has designed included activities with a choice of experiences. We invite you to select the tours, activities, and events that interest you most, so you can experience your cruise your way. There are 3 types of included shore excursion on every Europe cruise.

Plus independent exploration options and use of our exclusive AvalonGO APP.

Classic

Your local expert is ready to guide you through the history and heritage of local destinations. You’ll marvel at the legends, lore, and spectacular architecture of iconic and historic sites.

Discovery

We’ve found inspiring and interactive activities to speak to your interests - from cooking classes, to painting workshops - to immerse yourself in each culture you explore.

Active

Embark on energetic excursions to keep you in motion and on the go - from a guided jogging tour of Amsterdam, to biking, paddling, and hiking your way through scenic locales.