Save 15% on 2017 Avalon Waterways River Cruises*
Enchanting Belgium - Holland & Belgium - Active Discovery on the Danube - Paris & Normandy
Knowing that you're more careful than ever about spending your money, Avalon Waterways is an undeniable value. Prices include accommodations, local sightseeing, many meals and complimentary wine with dinner. You can feel confident investing your valuable vacation dollars with Avalon.
Are you ready for a river cruise with real get-up-and-go? Introducing Active Discovery on the Danube, an exciting new river cruise that helps you experience Europe in the most engaged, action-packed, and fun ways imaginable. Bike, hike, and canoe along the Danube. Learn how to milk cows and mow grass with a scythe. Explore an ice cave, take an archery lesson, descend into an underground salt mine...or ascend a mountain during a guided climb. Play nine holes of golf, learn some of the local language—and how to prepare regional delicacies at a hands-on cooking class. In every port of call, connect with the locals...and choose the interactive excursions and activities that appeal to you most. Active Discovery is a 9 day eastbound or westbound voyage between Budapest, Hungary and Linz, Austria.
Or perhaps you prefer a more traditional itinerary like this for the 8 day cruise from Paris:
Combine time in France’s marvelous capital with discoveries of quaint towns along the Seine and in the picturesque Normandy region. Embark in Paris, sailing to Vernon, for a choice of guided visits to either Claude Monet’s stunning gardens at Giverny or magnificent Bizy Castle. Continue to Les Andelys with its Château Gaillard, built by England’s King Richard the Lionheart in 1196, and enjoy guided sightseeing. Then, on to Caudebec, where you choose between an included excursion to the poignant Normandy landing beaches or a fascinating “Taste of Normandy.” Visit Joan of Arc’s historic Rouen, and in Conflans, choose between a visit of Vincent van Gogh’s Auvers-sur-Oise or Napoleon and Josephine’s elegant Château de Malmaison before heading back to Paris. During your last day on the Seine, a Local Expert will show you some of the famous sights, such as the Arc de Triomphe, Eiffel Tower, and more!
*Book a 2017 Avalon Waterways Paris to Normandy, Enchanting Belgium or Holland & Belgium with Tulips in Early Spring, or Active Discovery on the Danube river cruise to receive 15% off per person on the cruise/land or cruise only price. Booking must be made and under deposit by September 13, 2016 for travel in 2017. Discount based on core vacation, and does not extend to additional nights, extensions, non-brochure date airport transfers, optional gratuities and any government-imposed taxes, fees and supplement. Not applicable to cabins in category S (suites). Applicable to groups on non-suite ships. Offer reliant on space availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Not combinable with any other offer, other than Journeys Club Repeat Traveller benefit, if applicable. Applies to new 2017 bookings only, and offer will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. May be withdrawn at any time.
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