Active Discovery on the Rhine

For those who not only like to see new things, but also enjoy doing new things, Avalon offers an Active Discovery itinerary on the Rhine River that invite you to bike, hike and explore your way through Europe.

Avalon Active Discovery on the Rhine is an exciting type of cruise that introduces you to the people and places of Europe in the most active, engaged and fun ways imaginable. Stay active with a bike tour along the Rhine River, a running tour through Amsterdam, or a hike along a first-class hiking trail.

Immerse yourself in the history and culture at each port with a culinary tour, a painting class, and even get a chance to dress up in real Roman attire at a Roman Clothes workshop or participate in a reenactment of the Roman Games. Tour the corridors of an extinct volcano and a coal mine, and visit sites off the beaten path, such as a cemetery, a museum featuring the Olympics, or a chocolate museum…sure to entice all those with a sweet tooth on board!

Every port gives you a world of possibilities as you interact with the locals and choose the dynamic, interactive activities that appeal to you most. It’s the Old World in a whole new way!

Just for you…

Save up to $3,500 per couple on select 2018 air-inclusive Avalon Waterways Active Discovery on the Rhine river cruises*

* Per person, based on double occpuancy, Cabin category E. Additional departure dates Jul 8, Aug 5, 2018 (Southbound). Price subject to change and availability; please contact us for details.

Active Discovery on the Rhine - Northbound

From $2,701 CAD* including taxes, port charges
Sailing aboard Avalon Felicity
Departing Jul 15, 2018, 8 days
Frankfurt → Amsterdam

Was: $4,201, Now: $2,701*



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Terms & Conditions

*Featured price is per person, land/cruise only in Canadian dollars, based on double occupancy, on the dates indicated and includes all taxes and fees (port charges) and the Avalon $1,500 per person discount but not the $250 air credit. Book a select 2018 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive $1,500 off per person on the cruise/land or cruise only price. Offer available on select dates in 2018 and on select cruises ONLY. Booking must be made, under deposit and discount applied by April 24, 2018 for travel at select times in 2018. Not applicable to custom tours. Not applicable on TBA space. Combinable with the $250 Europe air credit and Journeys Club discount only. Applies to new 2018 bookings only and will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. Offer reliant on space availability at time of booking and may be withdrawn at any time. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. Offer applies to participating GFOB offices only


**Book a select Air-Inclusive 2018 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive $250 off per person on the cruise/land price. Booking must be made, under deposit and discount applied between January 3 and February 20, 2018 for travel on select departures in 2018. Not applicable to instant purchase air, custom tours or on TBA space. Combinable with other promotions available on the select list of departures. Applies to new 2018 bookings only and will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. Air must be purchased through Avalon in conjunction with a Europe vacation. Cruise only packages may require additional overnight stays at passenger’s expense. Air Credit will apply to the per person air price and is non-transferable. An additional $300 non-refundable deposit is required for air booked in conjunction with a land vacation. Once ticketed, airline reservations subject to change/cancellation penalties of between $300 per ticket and 100% of ticket price; air tickets may not be eligible for frequent flyer mileage/point accrual; stopover costs are additional. Promotional discounts do not carry forward on changed air bookings however other promotions at time of change may be available. Once airfare is confirmed, with full air and land deposit received, air-inclusive price is guaranteed. We reserve the right to ticket passengers upon receipt of full land and air deposit. Additional airline fees for baggage may apply; visit www.iflybags.com for more details. Availability of promotional prices are limited and may be restricted to specific flights, class of service, travel dates or length of stay. Additional restrictions apply; see our Travel Terms & Conditions for details. Air tickets are non-commissionable. Offer may be withdrawn at any time. Offer is available from participating GFOB offices only.