Rhine & Rhône Revealed With 3 Nights In Paris & 3 Nights In London (Northbound) on Avalon Poetry II
Day 1 Port St. Louis (Embarkation): Onboard welcome receptionDay 2 Arles: Choice of guided sightseeing, visit the Roman Amphitheater, or painting workshop, or walk with your Adventure HostDay 3 Avignon: Guided sightseeing, visit the Palace of the PopesDay 4 Viviers: Guided walk, visit Old Town and the cathedral or walk with your Adventure HostDay 5 Tournon–Vienne: Choice of guided walk in Tournon or bike with your Adventure Host; choice of guided walk in Vienne or hike with your Adventure HostDay 6 Lyon: Guided sightseeing, picture stop on Fourvière Hill Day 7 Tournus–St. Jean de Losne: Cheese tasting on boardDay 8 St. Jean de Losne (Disembarkation)–Beaune–Basel–(Embarkation): Visit the Hôtel-Dieu in Beaune; transfer to Basel; onboard welcome receptionDay 9 Breisach: Choice of excursion to Black Forest, or visit to a local winery in Breisach or bike with your Adventure HostDay 10 Strasbourg: Choice of guided sightseeing, visit La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral or bike with your Adventure HostDay 11 Mainz: Choice of guided tour of Heidelberg Castle, see the Great Vat, or hike up Philosophers' Way; visit the Gutenberg Museum in MainzDay 12 Rüdesheim–Rhine Gorge–Koblenz: Visit Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; cruise through the Rhine Gorge; free time in KoblenzDay 13 Cologne: Choice of "Cologne Highlights" walking tour, or Jewish Heritage walking tour or bike with your Adventure HostDay 14 Amsterdam: Choice of canal cruise or walk with your Adventure HostDay 15 Amsterdam (Disembarkation)–Paris: Transfer from your ship to the train station, then travel to Paris by high-speed train (first class)Day 16 Paris: Guided sightseeing, Seine River cruiseDay 17 Paris: Full day at leisureDay 18 Paris–London: Travel by high-speed Eurostar train (standard class) to London Day 19 London: Guided sightseeing, visit St. Paul's Cathedral (except on Sundays)Day 20 London: Full day at leisureDay 21 London: Your vacation ends this morning
The Avalon Poetry II offers a delightfully intimate cruise setting. Like its sister Suite Ships, the Poetry II features two full decks of Panorama Suites with wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows that create river cruising's only Open-Air Balcony. With a spacious 200 square feet, Panorama Suites are more than 30% larger than the industry standard. Stretch out at day's end and wake to the world at your feet with Comfort Collection bed that faces the view. It truly is a view with a room! Onboard amenities include an alternative dining option in the Panorama Bistro, complimentary computer use in public areas and Wi-Fi access, a Fitness Center, and a spacious Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs, whirlpool, and light al fresco lunches at the Sky Bistro. The Avalon Poetry II truly is poetry in motion!
No two travelers are alike—so Avalon would never expect you to enjoy ...
|1||Port St. Louis, France (Embarkation)|
|7||Tournus – St. Jean De Losne|
|8||St. Jean De Losne (Disembarkation) – Beaune – Basel, Switzerland (Embarkation)|
|9||Breisach, Germany. Excursion To Black Forest|
|11||Mainz, Germany. Excursion To Heidelberg|
|12||Rüdesheim – Rhine Gorge|
|15||Amsterdam (Disembarkation) – Paris, France|
|18||Paris – London, England|