What Are Some of the Cities You Can Visit on a European River Cruise?


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Amsterdam, Budapest, Paris, Prague and Vienna are some of the cities individuals can visit on a European river cruise with companies such as Viking River Cruises, Avalon Waterways and Ama Waterways. River cruises also visit historical cities, such as Germany's Berlin, Nuremberg and Frankfurt; France's Rouen, Lyon and Avignon; and Eastern European cities Veliko Tarnavo in Bulgaria, Osijek in Croatia and Kalocsa in Hungary.

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What Are Some of the Cities You Can Visit on a European River Cruise?
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Many European river cruises travel the Danube, which is the longest river in the European Union region and flows through 10 countries and 16 cities. As of 2015, a river cruise that visits a number of European cities is Viking River Cruises' 15-day “Grand European Tour” from Amsterdam to Budapest along the Rhine, Main and Danube rivers, which visits the cities of Cologne, Koblenz, Melk and Vienna. Avalon Waterways offers a 19-day “Jewels of Central Europe’’ cruise from Paris to Budapest along the Moselle, Rhine, Main and Danube rivers, which includes a visit to Germany's oldest city, Trier, and to Bavaria's capital city of Munich.

Ama Waterways offers a “Provence and Spain’’ package that combines several nights in hotels in Paris and Barcelona with a river cruise along the river Rhône. It visits French cities such as Lyon, Avignon and Perpignan.

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