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Paris to Prague Explorer

Avalon Waterways

Paris to Prague Explorer

12 Days - 7% discount

Prices from only 2743

Begin your cruise through central Europe with two nights in Paris and a sightseeing tour. Take a train to Metz or Luxembourg City and continue to Remich to board your ship on the Moselle River. On toTrier, Germany’s oldest city, for a guided tour. Visit the wine village of Bernkastel and join the Rhine to cruise the Rhine Gorge, a beautiful stretch of river edged by steep, terraced banks topped with fairytale castles. On the Main River, a guided tour of Würzburg follows before cruising to Bamberg to admire narrow lanes, cosy corners and beautiful Baroque buildings. You will spend two nights in Prague at the end of your holiday, including a guided tour.

This 12 day holiday Paris to Prague Explorer river cruise comes with a 7% discount when you book direct with Avalon Waterways call on 0800 668 1843 and quote our discount code TR55A.

Paris to Prague Explorer
Your Cruise

Your Cruise

Day 1: Paris

Fly to Paris where you will be met and transferred to the Hotel du Collectionneur Arc de Triomphe (or similar) for two nights.

Day 2: Paris: Guided Sightseeing

Your included city sightseeing shows you magnificent must-see sights, such as Notre Dame Cathedral, the Louvre Museum, the Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower. (B)

Day 3: Paris - Remich (Embark):  High-Speed TGV Train Journey

Board a high speed train for a swift journey to Metz or Luxembourg City. Continue to Remich in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, where your river cruise vessel is docked on the Moselle River. (B,D)

Day 4: Trier: Choice Of Guided Sightseeing Or Roman Trier Tour; See The Porta Nigra

Trier is the oldest city in Germany; some claim it is even older than Rome. The famous Porta Nigra is the only surviving fortified gate from the original Roman settlement. Join an included guided city tour or the more history-focused ‘Roman Trier’ tour. After lunch, cruise the wide, peaceful curves of the picturesque Moselle Valley, an important wine growing region. (B,L,D)

Day 5: Bernkastel: Guided Walk Of Bernkastel

In the middle of the Moselle region is the charming wine village of Bernkastel, with streets and half-timbered houses that have stood since the Middle Ages. Wine growers in this area look after Germany’s largest expanse of vineyards, the most celebrated of the vintages being the Bernkasteler Doktor. (B,L,D)

Day 6: Koblenz - Rhine Gorge - Rüdesheim: Cruise The Rhine Gorge; Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum

Cruise the dramatic Rhine Gorge, an incredibly beautiful stretch of river where quaint, fairytale castles stand sentry on the steep, terraced banks. Pass the legendary Lorelei Rock, where it is thought the sweet songs of sirens lured enchanted sailors to their doom. Reaching Rüdesheim, enjoy a visit to the fascinating Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum. (B,L,D)

Day 7: Main River Village: Guided Walk 

On the banks of the Main River you find cultural gems of small towns, many of them tucked away behind defensive walls and towered gates. Join your local guide to experience one of these towns on a guided walk. (B,L,D)

Day 8: Würzburg: Guided Sightseeing; Visit The Bishop’s Residenz

Surrounded by steep, verdant vineyards, Würzburg is known as the ‘Pearl of the Romantic Road’ and makes an immediate impression with its beautiful Marienberg Fortress and 15th century Old Main Bridge. A guided sightseeing tour visits the magnificent Bishop’s Residenz. (B,L,D)

Day 9: Bamberg: Guided Walk; See The Old Town Hall

A morning of sailing before you arrive in medieval Bamberg in the early afternoon. Your guided walking tour takes in its historic centre, including the great 13th-century Romanesque cathedral and the fascinating Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall) - built on an island in the middle of the Regnitz River. (B,L,D)

Day 10: Nuremberg - Prague (Disembark)

After breakfast, disembark and drive, via the Czech border in the Bohemian Forest, to Prague (the ‘Golden City’) for two nights at the Hotel InterContinental (or similar). (B)

Day 11: Prague: Guided Sightseeing 

Prague is a 1,200 year old city preserved in time. Straddling the Vltava River, its domes, cupolas, spires and pinnacles highlight the skyline. See its best-known treasures on a guided walking tour, including the Old Town’s astronomical clock, Hradcany Castle grounds, St Vitus Cathedral and the Charles Bridge. (B)

Day 12: Prague

Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK. (B)

This itinerary is also available from Prague to Paris

Your ships

Your ships

SUITE SHIPS - VISIONARY

A completely new class of ship, Avalon Visionary was designed to revolutionise river cruising and deliver the ultimate in comfort, style and superb service. Launched in 2012, this innovative 'Suite Ship' offers two full decks of Suites each with wall-to-wall panoramic windows that open to create unique Open-Air Balconies™. Offering luxurious comfort and upgrades and enhancements throughout, Avalon Visionary provides impeccable personal service and attention to detail as well as elegant dining and sleek, contemporary decor. Every spacious suite provides the very best in size, views and design. Each is sized at an incredibly spacious 200 square feet and features an impressive wall-to-wall panoramic window which opens to an airy two thirds across, giving the feeling of having your own exclusive open-air balcony. Even the placement of the bed allows you to wake up and retire to bed each day facing the magnificent river views.

Avalon Visionary's innovative design includes

  • A completely new class of ship with a modern approach to technology and design for the ultimate river cruise experience
  • Revolutionary engineering
  • State-of-the-art navigational technologies
  • Elegant and contemporary décor including meticulous woodwork, hand-finished surfaces, and elegant polished metal and glass throughout
  • Impressively spacious public areas
  • Two full decks of suite accommodation sized at a generous 200 sq ft
  • Plush, comfortable furnishings and fabrics renowned for their quality, beauty and functionality
  • Designer lighting
  • Enhanced soundproofing
  • Panoramic windows in all public areas
  • Non-smoking interior

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Departure Dates and Prices 2017 - Paris to Prague Explorer

Departure Dates and Prices 2017 - Paris to Prague Explorer

Avalon Cuises brochure prices in Black

River Cruise Holidays discount prices in Red

Tel Avalon Waterways reservations on 0800 668 1843 and quote our code TR55A

Departure dates

Cat E prices from Departure dates Cat E prices from

April

£2995
£2786

August

£3045
£2832

May

£3149
£2929

September

£3175
£2953

June

£3179
£2957

October

£2949
£2743

July

£3045
£2832

 

 

Suite Ships: Visionary- Departures:

Paris - Prague:

April 16. 30; May 28; June 11; July 9, 23; August 6; September 3, 17; October 1

Prague - Paris: 

April 23; May 21; June 4; July 2, 16, 30; August 27; September 10, 24; October 22

Prices above are a ‘guide from’ price from London Heathrow, based on two adults sharing a room and are subject to change and availability. Flights are also available from a range of UK regional airports. If you prefer not to fly, Avalon can arrange travel by train. Prices are based on live flight pricing, when available, in order to give you the best price and flight options.The latest prices will be confirmed to you before you book. For holiday information call reservations. Offers are subject to availability and may be subject to change. Prices and dates shown are taken from the Avalon Waterways brochure. Please note: prices may change and will be confirmed when you call to make a booking. Departure dates and joining points are subject to availability.. All holidays subject to Avalon Waterways terms and conditions

Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website

Stateroom upgrade supplements from

Stateroom upgrade supplements from

Category

Deck Suite ship

D

Indigo

£130

B

Sapphire

£780

A

Sapphire

£825

P

Royal

£900

Suite

Royal

£1390

Disclaimer: Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website.

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Avalon Waterways

Paris to Prague Explorer

12 Days - 7% discount

Prices from only 2743

Begin your cruise through central Europe with two nights in Paris and a sightseeing tour. Take a train to Metz or Luxembourg City and continue to Remich to board your ship on the Moselle River. On toTrier, Germany’s oldest city, for a guided tour. Visit the wine village of Bernkastel and join the Rhine to cruise the Rhine Gorge, a beautiful stretch of river edged by steep, terraced banks topped with fairytale castles. On the Main River, a guided tour of Würzburg follows before cruising to Bamberg to admire narrow lanes, cosy corners and beautiful Baroque buildings. You will spend two nights in Prague at the end of your holiday, including a guided tour.

This 12 day holiday Paris to Prague Explorer river cruise comes with a 7% discount when you book direct with Avalon Waterways call on 0800 668 1843 and quote our discount code TR55A.

River Cruise Holidays in association with Avalon Waterways. To book your luxury cruise call Avalon Waterways direct on 0800 668 1843 and quote ref TR55A, you will then receive a 7% discount from the Avalon brochure price.

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Included Avalon advantages

Included Avalon advantages

  • Personal airport chauffeur service (within 100 miles*) - see below
  • Flights from London (regional flights available)
  • 7 nights in deluxe stateroom accommodation
  • 4 nights in hotels with breakfast
  • All meals on board (B,L,D)
  • Tea & coffee all day
  • Wine, beer & soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board
  • Included excursions and guided sightseeing
  • Experienced Cruise Director
  • Gratuities for Cruise Director and crew
  • Captain’s reception, Welcome & Farewell Dinners
  • On board lectures, activities and nightly piano music
  • All transfers, port charges and airport taxes
Every meal is part of the journey

Every meal is part of the journey

With Avalon Choice®, mealtimes will be a highlight of your journey. Beginning with fresh, quality ingredients and incredible recipes, their  expert chefs will ensure you look forward to each meal the same way you look forward to each port.

With open seating throughout, sit down to delicious dishes inspired by the regions you travel through, or opt for favourites you’re more familiar with at home.

With mouth-watering buffet breakfasts and lunches, à la carte waiter service at dinner and gala meals, al fresco lunches at the Sky Bistro and light dinners in the Panorama Bistro, the choice of dining options is yours.

Think healthy food should also taste good? Avalon do, too. And while Avalon cruises have always provided a selection of nutritious, delicious recipes, this year, theye’re really raising the bar with Avalon Fresh. They’ve teamed up with two of Europe’s rising culinary stars, the Wrenkh brothers, to design an exciting collection of wholesome menu items so mouth- watering, you won’t believe they’re healthy. Avalon focus on fresh, local ingredients from small farms and producers comes together with a splash of innovation that will leave you feeling great. They also cater for a range of dietary requirements and offer gluten-free options.

Flexible travel options

Flexible travel options

Fly from your local airport

Avalon offers more regional airports than any other river cruise operator. So no matter where you are in the UK, your personal Avalon chauffeur will whisk you off to the airport and collect you again at the end of your trip.

Relaxing rail connections

Book with Avalon and you’ll have the option to arrive at your river cruise departure point by train. Many of our itineraries offer rail connections to Paris, Amsterdam, Zürich, Vienna and beyond. What better way to start a relaxing holiday? Bypass the airport and admire the passing scenery, with plenty of space to move around.

Your holiday, your way

• Take the train to your cruise departure point and fly home at the end

• Spend a night or two in London before joining the Eurostar service at St Pancras International

• How about a few nights in Paris, or another European city, en-route to your cruise?

• Upgrade your rail or flight tickets to make your holiday that little bit more special

Private chauffeur service

Private chauffeur service

A private, chauffeur-driven executive car will take you to and from your international departure point. Everything will be explained when you book, including how to change your pick-up point, if you wish, and how to contact your driver. This service is included at no extra cost if you live within 100 miles of your chosen international departure point (*if you live more than 100 miles away, you can still enjoy the same service for a supplement of £1.70 per car, per mile).