Explore the world as a traveller, not a tourist. GoLive It Up on a trip packed with inclusions. VIP experiences and first-class, insider encounters.

Cosmos is for those that adore the explore without breaking the bank. Hassle-free and flexible, you dream it and we create it.

You're a lone ranger but don't want to be completely alone. We'll help plan your itinerary and set you up with our friends. Less hassles, more amazing, that's Monograms.

Get personal. This is experiential river cruising, your way. From Europe to the Galapagos and Asia, Avalon is relaxed luxury with choices as many, and individual as you.

Brochures
0800 000 883

RHINE & RHONE REVEALED WITH AIX-EN-PROVENCE & NICE (CULINARY)

With aix-en-provence & nice (culinary) extension
Tour: WAL1C  AMSTERDAM  NICE
Immerse yourself in the cultures of Germany and France, including a spotlight on French cuisine on this European river cruise on the Rhine, Saône, and Rhône Rivers. With a master of wine on board and special culinary highlights throughout your cruise, you’ll sample regional French specialties with onboard wine tastings with cheese and chocolate and wine-and-food pairings. Enjoy a pastry demonstration by a French chef, and attend a cooking class.

Enjoy a canal cruise in splendid Amsterdam, as well as guided sightseeing in Cologne, Koblenz, and Strasbourg. Delight in excursions to Germany’s Black Forest and to Heidelberg. Also, sail through the dramatic Rhine Gorge, see the legendary Lorelei rock, and visit the Gutenberg Museum in Mainz. A motorcoach transfer takes you into France’s Burgundy region to fascinating Beaune for a visit to Hôtel-Dieu. Next, board your ship in quaint St. Jean de Losne and set sail for Macon, France’s gastronomic capital of Lyon, as well as medieval Tournon, charming Viviers, Avignon, and Arles. After disembarking your ship in Port-Saint-Louis, transfer to Aix-en-Provence for the start of your Monograms extension. Enjoy guided sightseeing with an expert Local Guide, and visit the Cathedral of the Holy Savior, known for its blend of architectural styles. Here, in Cézanne’s hometown, spend free time with a tour to walk in the the artist’s footsteps.

Travel via high-speed train to Nice for two more nights in France. Here, you’ll walk through the Old Town and the Promenade des Anglais, Nice’s most famous boulevard. In your free time, perhaps take an excursion to Monaco or Cannes—known for its famous film festival. At your service is an expert Monograms Local Host who is available to you throughout your stay in Aix-en-Provence and Nice.
Leisurely On the go
Countries
Netherlands
Germany
Switzerland
France
Meals
Breakfast:18
Lunch:12
Dinner:14
Transport
State-of-the-art, luxurious river cruise vessels with modern services and amenities
Accommodation
Deluxe outside accommodations with Avalon’s exclusive Comfort Collection Beds
Itinerary

You Might Also Like

ROMANTIC RHINE (AUTHOR THEME)
BASEL   AMSTERDAM
8 days,4 Countries
Tour: WZAA
ROMANTIC RHINE (AUTHOR THEME)
HOOKED ON OUTLANDER? BOOK A CRUISE WITH ITS AUTHOR! A NOVEL HOLIDAY… Bound to be the most memorable trip of 2021 (or a lifetime), author of the No. 1 New York Times-bestselling OUT-LANDER series...
MAGNIFICENT RIVERS OF EUROPE
BUDAPEST   AMSTERDAM
16 days,5 Countries
Tour: WBA
MAGNIFICENT RIVERS OF EUROPE
From Budapest to Amsterdam, and many exciting stops along the way, you’ll be immersed in the culture of Central Europe in a unique way on this timeless river cruise holiday. Your river cruise...
BALKAN ODYSSEY
BUCHAREST   ZAGREB
9 days,4 Countries
Tour: WOKY
BALKAN ODYSSEY
Begin your Balkan Odyssey before your cruise with an overnight stay in Bucharest—the “Paris of the East.” See the Romanian capital’s the WWI Arc de Triomphe and the Royal Palace Square, and spend free...
ACTIVE & DISCOVERY IN HOLLAND & BELGIUM
AMSTERDAM   AMSTERDAM
8 days,2 Countries
Tour: WAD
ACTIVE & DISCOVERY IN HOLLAND & BELGIUM
Explore Holland and Belgium in more ways than ever on this Active & Discovery European cruise. Begin in Amsterdam and sail for Middelburg for a variety of excursions from Classic to Active to...