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    8-Day River Cruise Amsterdam to Brussels | FREE Flights From Select Canadian Gateways | Offer Expires November 1, 2021

    Receive FREE flights from Select Canadian Gateways*

    All-in Price: $4,593CAD* Per Person

    *Featured price is Per Person, cruise only, in Canadian dollars, based on double occupancy, on the departure date indicated and includes taxes and fees (port charges). Cabin category E on August 8, 2022 sailing date.

    Video: More in View. More to Do

    Highlights: 

    • 7-Night cruise in an outside stateroom
    • Daily included port excursions
    • All meals included while on ship (including Captain’s & farewell dinners)
    • Complimentary beer and wine with lunch and dinner

    Itinerary:

    Photo: 8-Day River Cruise Amsterdam to Brussels - Itinerary Map  

    8-Day River Cruise Amsterdam to Brussels

    Day 1: AMSTERDAM, HOLLAND (EMBARKATION)

    Welcome to Holland. Your Suite Ship® is Ready for Boarding. Flights into Amsterdam must arrive by 2 pm. Guests must be on board ship by 5 pm. Your day in Amsterdam is free to explore at your leisure. You may take a Guided Optional Excursion to Zaanse Schans to see historic windmills and charming Dutch houses.

    EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO NIJMEGEN

    Meal: Dinner


    Photo: Beer at the Avalon bar

    Day 2: NIJMEGEN. EXCURSION TO ARNHEM

    Wildlife, WWII Valor, and Famous Mills

    ACTIVE Join a Biking Tour on the Hoge Veluwe National Park and admire its diversity of scenery, from dense forests to sand dune, OR:

    DISCOVERY Join a Guided Sightseeing to discover Arnhem—a key WWII operations site and home to impressive historical monuments and memorials—then visit a medieval castle for a regional herb and vegetable product tasting, OR:

    CLASSIC Join a Guided Tour of the Airborne Museum of Hartenstein commemorating the 1944 WWII Battle of Arnhem. You may join a Guided Optional Excursion to the Windmill of Thorn or an Optional Cooking Workshop.

    EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO MAASTRICH

    Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

    Day 3: MAASTRICHT

    Dutch History, School Spirit and an Architectural Feast

    Enjoy an early morning sailing to Maastricht.

    ACTIVE Maastricht's charm awaits, get physical via nordic walking with your Adventure Host, OR:

    DISCOVERY Discover this vibrant university town with its lovely cathedrals, old houses, historical buildings, and impressively cobblestoned town center. Your Sightseeing will be followed by a culinary experience where you will learn more about local traditions. Later enjoy live entertainment on board.

    OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO NAMUR

    Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

    Day 4: NAMUR, BELGIUM

    Ancient Architecture and Charming Cafés

    ACTIVE Explore Namur's countryside by bike with your Adventure Host, OR:

    DISCOVERY Join a Guided Sightseeing Tour of the picturesque old-town, fortress citadel, and medieval architecture, followed by a brewery visit where you will have the chance to taste the world-famous Belgian beers.

    Take free time to stroll along Namur’s cobblestone lanes and visit its charming cafés and bookshops.

    This evening, enjoy an onboard food and beer pairing dinner hosted by a Beer Expert.

    OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN NAMUR

    Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

    Photo: Belgian Beer

    Day 5: LIÈGE

    Historic Wonders and Wonderful Waffles

    DISCOVERY Join a Guided Sightseeing Tour of the “Fiery City” of Liège with its beautiful ancient quarters, peculiar alleys, and romantic streets. And take the chance to sample the authentic sweet Liège Waffles.

    EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO ANTWERP

    Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

    Day 6: ANTWERP

    A Rubenesque Cathedral in Artful Antwerp.

    Join your Adventure Host for today’s special activities.

    ACTIVE Explore Antwerp by bike with your Adventure Host, OR:

    DISCOVERY Take a Guided Tour of this sophisticated city to visit the central Grote Markt, lined with 16th-century guildhall houses. You’ll also see the beautiful city hall, the Cathedral of Our Lady with its stunning altarpiece paintings by Rubens. Your sightseeing will end at a brewery where you will learn something more about Belgian beers.

    DISCOVERY This afternoon, enjoy a beer and cheese tasting on board as you sail to Brussels

    Later, enjoy dinner and live entertainment.

    OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN BRUSSELS

    Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

    Day 7: BRUSSELS

    Ancient Landmarks and New Haunts

    ACTIVE See Brussel's Aquaculture farm on bike with your Adventure Host, OR:

    DISCOVERY See the major highlights of Brussels and join a do-it-yourself chocolate workshop for a fun and interactive experience, OR:

    CLASSIC Join a Guided Tour of Brussels, see the Town Hall with its landmark buildings and discover the many local bars, cafés and shops of the Lower Town Streets. The afternoon is free to explore Brussels at your pace.

    OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN BRUSSELS

    Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

    Day 8: BRUSSELS (DISEMBARKATION)

    Your cruise ends with breakfast this morning.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Photo: Avalon Panorama Suite (category B, A, P)

    Offer expires November 1, 2021. Don't delay and book with me today! 

    Terms And Conditions

    *Book a select 2022 Avalon Europe river cruise to qualify for free round-trip economy class trans-Atlantic air from YYZ, YUL, YOW, YVR & YYC. Other gateway cities available from $199 to $299/person additional (inclusive of taxes/fees). Free air will be based on the lowest available priced itinerary at the time of air booking. Alternate schedules may be available at an additional cost. Does not apply to intra-vacation air. Offer combinable only with Welcome Back Credit, Peace of Mind Credit. Limited to new bookings for Canada originating travellers and economy class Flex air tickets; must be booked & under land and air deposit between April 20 and August 23, 2021 for travel on select cruise departures in 2022. Pre-assigned seating is limited and may not be available on all flight segments. Offer does not apply to instant purchase air or Custom Tours. Groups of 8 or more do not qualify for this offer. Please call for Group options. Once ticketed, air reservations subject to change/cancellation penalties of between $300 per ticket and 100% of ticket value. Changes to air reservations (including itineraries involving free round-trip trans-Atlantic air) subject to airfare differentials between originally booked airline fare and re-booked air itinerary. Airline baggage fees may apply; visit www.iflybags.com for details. Air schedules are available approximately 330 days prior to last travel date. Flight schedules, routings and air carriers are at the discretion of Globus family of brands. Pre-assigned seating may not be available on all air segments. Additional restrictions apply; see Travel Terms for details. Air tickets are non-commissionable. Offer may be withdrawn at any time. Offer available from participating GFOB offices only.

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