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Enchanting Belgium — Southbound 2016 / 2017

9 days from Amsterdam to Namur (WAN)

  • Cruise Overview
  • Day By Day Itinerary
  • Included Highlights & Features
  • Dates & Prices
Enchanting Belgium – Southbound Enchanting Belgium – Southbound

Cruise Overview

This vacation will acquaint you with the charms of Amsterdam's canals, 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!

Highlights & Sightseeing

Cruise: deluxe 7-night cruise in an outside stateroom with Avalon's exclusive Comfort Collection BedsSM

Day 1 Amsterdam: welcome to Amsterdam

Day 2 Amsterdam (Embarkation): canal cruise; onboard welcome reception

Day 3 Dordrecht: guided sightseeing

Day 4 Ghent: guided sightseeing

Day 5 Excursion to the Battlefields of Ypres and Eastern Flanders

Day 6 Antwerp: guided sightseeing

Day 7 Maastricht: guided sightseeing

Day 8 Namur: guided sightseeing

Day 9 Namur (Disembarkation): your vacation ends after breakfast this morning


Buffet breakfast in Amsterdam; superb dining with meals on board featuring full breakfast with complimentary sparkling wine, lunch with complimentary soft drinks, and dinner including complimentary wine, beer, or soft drinks; a welcome reception, Captain's reception, and farewell dinner; one sitting with open seating arrangements


  • Departure April 4 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 13 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 special excursions 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.