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Day 1 Basel (Embarkation): Onboard welcome reception

Day 2 Breisach: Choice of Black Forest Excursion or visit to a local winery in Breisach

Day 3 Strasbourg: Guided sightseeing, visit the La Petite France district and the Gothic cathedral; Christmas market

Day 4 Excursion to Heidelberg. Mainz: Choice of guided tour of Heidelberg Castle, see the Great Vat, or hike up Philosophers’ Way or guided walk in Mainz with visit of the Gutenberg Museum; Christmas market

Day 5 Rüdesheim-Rhine Gorge: Choice of visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; Christmas market; scenic sailing through the Rhine Gorge; Christmas market

Day 6 Cologne: Guided city walk; Christmas market

Day 7 Amsterdam: Canal cruise

Day 8 Amsterdam (Disembarkation)-Paris, France: Travel to Paris by high-speed train (First class)

Day 9 Paris: Guided sightseeing, Seine River cruise

Day 10 Paris-London, England: Travel to London by high-speed Eurostar train (Standard class)

Day 11 London: Guided sightseeing, visit St. Paul's Cathedral (except on Sundays)

Day 12 London: Your vacation ends this morning
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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. Plus, we offer independent exploration options and the use of our exclusive AvalonGO APP on most of our cruises. 

Below are 3 types of included shore excursions for you to experience.

The “Starting at” or listed price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price is per person based on twin occupancy and any applicable port charges, non-commissionable taxes and fees, gratuities  and intra-vacation flight are included in the price shown.   International airfare, however, is not included. If price is crossed out, the new price shown includes a limited time promotional offer(s). Please review current promotions or deals for additional information.