Active Discovery
on the Rhine CRUISE ONLY: Book an Active & Discovery on the Rhine river cruise and save up to $4300 per couple!*

Special Inclusions

- 7 night river cruise between Amsterdam & Mainz
- Cruise from Amsterdam to Arnhem, Nijmegen, Düsseldorf, Cologne, Engers, Koblenz, Rüdesheim, Eltville, ending in Mainz
- Gourmet cuisine with all meals onboard, including regional wine & beer with lunch & dinner
- Choice of included daily excursions including Classic, Active & Discovery options
- Options to customise your cruise experience to suit your style
- Avalon's renowned onboard service and relaxed luxury
- Complimentary bicycles for use on shore
- Complimentary Wi-Fi access, port charges & onboard gratuities

Cruise Description

7 Night Cruise sailing from Amsterdam to Mainz aboard Avalon Expression.

The Avalon Expression set sail in 2013, adding to our unique offering of Suite Ships. The Expression's two full decks of suites feature Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Windows that transform the living space into a unique Open-Air Balcony. Cruise along the legendary Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers, enjoying fresh breezes and enchanting scenery from the comfort of your suite. With 200 square feet, Panorama Suites are more than 30% larger than the industry standard, affording you the incomparable opportunity to wake each morning facing the splendid passing scenery. Onboard amenities include an expanded fitness center, Internet corner, complimentary Wi-Fi access, and a spacious Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs, shade system, whirlpool, and the delightful open-air bistro.

Cruise Overview:

Explore the Rhine River from a unique perspective on your Avalon Active & Discovery river cruise. With Avalon Choice, you’ll enjoy a wide variety of included excursions to match your interests and pace. Whether you’re a history buff, a foodie, or an art lover, you’ll find the inclusions that speak to you! Your Rhine River cruise begins in Amsterdam for a day full of activities. See the colourful corners of Amsterdam your way—from a canal cruise to a leisurely culinary walk in one of Amsterdam’s famous districts, or a guided jogging tour of the city—all at an easy pace! You might choose an included painting class, instead, to recreate the masterpieces of Dutch artists. With Avalon Choice inclusions, you choose how to discover fascinating sites on your Rhine River cruise. Visit the Chocolate Museum in Cologne, take a guided tour in Düsseldorf to discover its spectacular subway, and taste regional wines in Eltville. In Koblenz, take a cable-car ride up to Ehrenbreitstein Fortress for magnificent views of the surrounding area. Onboard, you’ll pass through the magnificent Rhine Gorge and enjoy specialty dishes while cruising. Join us for a Rhine River cruise like no other, with more included selections for every taste, passion, and pace. Avalon Choice on Active & Discovery river cruises gives you the Active, Discovery, and Classic inclusions to see each destination your way!

Special Conditions

*Terms and conditions: All care is taken to promote correct pricing at time of printing (28/06/19), is dependent upon availability and will be confirmed at time of reservation. Prices are per person, twin share and include applicable savings. Book a 2020 Europe river cruise and save - save value is dependent on the cruise and departure date booked and will range from $500 – $3450 per person (any deck/cabin category). Applicable cruise savings can be viewed online on cruise itinerary pages. Select dates are not eligible for promotion. Availability will be confirmed at time of booking. Offer valid for new 2020 Europe bookings made from 17/08/19 – 31/10/19, or until sold out. Offer will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. To secure reservation and offer a non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $500per person/per cruise is required within 7 days of booking (or by 31/10/19; whichever comes first). Offer valid for Singles (single supplement applies). Offer not combinable with any other promotion. Offer can be withdrawn or amended at any time without notice. Additional restrictions may apply. Full Avalon 2020 terms & conditions apply, visit avalonwaterways.co.nz.

Pricing (per person)

Cabin Price
NZ $3199
NZ $4698

Cruise Itinerary

Date Activity Arrive Depart
05/05 Amsterdam, Rivers
06/05 Amsterdam, Rivers
07/05 Arnhem, Holland
08/05 Dusselfdorf, Germany
09/05 Cologne, Germany
10/05 Koblenz, Germany
10/05 Rudesheim, Germany
11/05 Mainz, Germany
12/05 Mainz, Germany
Itinerary may vary by sailing date and itineraries may be changed at the cruise lines discretion. Please check itinerary details at time of booking and before booking other travel services such as airline tickets.