Your cruise starts in Amsterdam and then acquaints you with Dordrecht’s harbors and Namur’s cozy medieval squares and streets. There’s a poignant excursion to the Battlefields of Ypres and Eastern Flanders, and guided visits of Ghent, Antwerp, and Maastricht. Allow yourself to be enchanted by Belgium!
Cruise: deluxe 7-night cruise in an outside stateroom with Avalon’s exclusive Comfort Collection BedsSMDay 1 Amsterdam (Embarkation): canal cruise; onboard welcome receptionDay 2 Dordrecht: guided sightseeingDay 3 Ghent: guided sightseeing, visit St. Baaf’s CathedralDay 4 Excursion to the Battlefields of Ypres and Eastern FlandersDay 5 Antwerp: guided sightseeingDay 6 Maastricht: guided sightseeingDay 7 Namur: guided sightseeingDay 8 Namur (Disembarkation): your vacation ends after breakfast this morning
Captain’s welcome & farewell receptions with sparkling wine and canapésWelcome dinnerDaily Afternoon TeaDaily Night FareFarewell dinnerComplimentary sparkling wine with breakfast; soft drinks with lunch; and wine, beer, or soft drinks with dinner are included daily on board your vessel
NOTES:Departure April 5 is offered as an exclusive WWI History Cruise, including special lectures at no additional cost. Take a cruise through history! These fascinating cruises give you an even richer experience as you learn the stories behind Europe’s famous sites.Departure April 14 is offered as our exclusive President’s Cruise, with special highlights and excursions at no additional cost. Join the President of Avalon Waterways on an incredible cruise, with exclusive highlights including a special excursion and a President’s Gala Dinner that is sure to please!In the event of water level problems or any problems of a technical nature, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or to alter the program.Included visits and special features are subject to change. If a change becomes necessary, a substitute will be offered.