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PRE- AND POST-CRUISE/TOUR EXTENSIONS

While you’re planning your trip of a lifetime, why not extend the excitement? Our carefully curated pre- and post-cruise/tour extensions make it easy to add a few days to the front or back end of your trip, while leaving the planning to us.

Our packages include a variety of hotel options, transfers and a dedicated destination expert to escort you along the way. We’ve designed each package to offer a high level of luxury and service, taking the Uniworld experience from ship to shore. The only thing better than taking a Uniworld journey? Taking a longer one.

EUROPE

Amsterdam Pre-Cruise or Post-Cruise Extension (2020)
Amsterdam

Start or end your trip with a three-day adventure in the Netherlands’ beloved capital city. Explore amazing Amsterdam and discover its legacy of history, art and architecture.

  • 2 nights at the Hilton Amsterdam Hotel (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily and all gratuities, service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Amsterdam canals and famous Rijksmuseum
  • English-speaking expert
  • All transfers

Available on: Castles along the Rhine

Basel & Lake Lucerne Pre-Cruise or Post-Cruise Extension (2020)
Basel

It may be a small nation, but it boasts a huge variety of traditions, cultures and landscapes. Experience Switzerland’s infinite variety in two delightful destinations: bustling Basel—the “city of culture for connoisseurs”—and lovely Lucerne, nestled in the legendary Swiss Alps.

  • 2 nights at the deluxe Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily and all gratuities, service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Charming Lucerne—Switzerland in a nutshell
  • Basel walking discovery tour
  • English-speaking expert
  • All transfers

Available on: Castles along the Rhine

Budapest Pre-Cruise or Post-Cruise Extension (2020)
Budapest

Bisected by the Danube, Budapest combines old and new, East and West with vibrant and inviting grace. Made up of two parts—Buda, on the east side of the river, and Pest, on the west—the city offers dazzling architecture, welcoming cafés and startling reminders of both recent and long-ago history.

  • 2 nights at the Corinthia Hotel Budapest (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily and all gratuities, service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Budapest walking tour
  • English-speaking expert
  • All transfers

Available on: Castles along the Rhine / Enchanting Danube / European Jewels / Highlights of Eastern Europe

Paris Pre-Cruise Extension (2020)
Paris

No visit to France would be complete without seeing the city that is widely regarded as the most beautiful in the world—Paris. Nothing compares to the charm of its neighborhoods, the grandeur of its awe-inspiring architecture and monuments, or the cosmopolitan elegance of its boulevards. Delve into the delights this magnificent city has to offer, from the Eiffel Tower and the Champs-Élysées to the quaint neighborhood cafés beloved by locals.

  • 2 nights at the Hôtel du Louvre (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily and all gratuities, service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Opera Garnier Discovery Walk
  • English-speaking expert
  • All transfers

Available on: Paris & Normandy / Burgundy & Provence / Brilliant Bordeaux / Grand France / A Portrait of Majestic France

Paris Post-Cruise Extension (2020)
Paris

No visit to France would be complete without seeing the city that is widely regarded as the most beautiful in the world—Paris. Nothing compares to the charm of its neighborhoods, the grandeur of its awe-inspiring architecture and monuments, or the cosmopolitan elegance of its boulevards. Delve into the delights this magnificent city has to offer, from the Eiffel Tower and the Champs-Élysées to the quaint neighborhood cafés beloved by locals.

  • 2 nights at the Hôtel du Louvre (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily and all gratuities, service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Opera Garnier Discovery Walk
  • English-speaking expert
  • All transfers

Available on: Burgundy & Provence

Prague Pre-Cruise or Post-Cruise Extension (2020)
Prague

Visiting the “City of Spires” is the perfect way to begin or end your enchanting cruise. Prague has been a center of arts, commerce and politics for a thousand years, and it offers a stunning array of medieval, baroque and art nouveau architecture.

  • 2 nights at the Art Deco Imperial Hotel (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily and all gratuities, service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Choice of Prague old town and Charles Bridge walking tour or Hradcany Castle visit
  • English-speaking expert
  • All transfers

Available on: Enchanting Danube

Prague Holiday Pre-Cruise or Post-Cruise Extension (2020)
Prague

Visiting the “City of Spires” is the perfect way to begin or end your holiday cruise. Prague has been a center of arts, commerce and politics for a thousand years, and it offers a stunning array of medieval, baroque and art nouveau architecture—all of which appear even more dazzling when dusted with snow and decorated for the holidays

  • 3 nights at the Cosmopolitan Hotel Prague Hotel (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily and all gratuities, service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Choice of Prague old town walking tour with Christmas market or Hradcany Castle visit with Christmas market
  • English-speaking expert
  • All transfers

Available on: Classic Christmas Markets

Vienna Pre-Cruise or Post-Cruise Extension (2020)
Vienna

Included in your 3-day stay:

  • 2 nights at the Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily and all gratuities, service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Vienna “Do as the Locals Do” walking discovery tour
  • English-speaking expert
  • All transfers

Available on: Alluring Amsterdam & Vienna / Authentic Danube & Prague

ASIA, INDIA and Egypt

Hanoi & Ha Long Bay Pre-Cruise/Tour or Post-Cruise/Tour Extension (2020)
Ha Long Bay

Included in your 5-day stay:

  • 2 nights at the InterContinental Hanoi Westlake (or similar)
  • 2 nights on the Paradise Grand Junk, Ha Long & Lan Ha Bays with all meals onboard
  • Breakfast daily and all service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Hanoi full-day city tour
  • Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese cooking demonstration
  • Discover natural lagoons in Lan Ha Bay
  • Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese cooking demonstration
  • Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese cooking demonstration
  • All transfers and transportation

Available on: Timeless Wonders of Vietnam, Cambodia & the Mekong

Hong Kong Post-Cruise/Tour Extension (2020)
Hong Kong

Reunited with China in 1997 after years of British rule, Hong Kong offers an exhilarating combination of Eastern and Western culture. But it has always remained true to its Chinese roots—and now you can discover the traditions of this dynamic city for yourself. Known as the culinary and shopping capital of the East, Hong Kong will enthrall you with its hustle and bustle. Enjoy shopping at Stanley Market, a mecca for bargain hunters. Explore Hong Kong Island with a ride up to Victoria Peak for a panoramic view of the city and harbor. Visit the fishermen’s village at Aberdeen. This post-cruise/tour extension is the perfect way to cap off your travels through Asia.

  • 3 nights at the Kowloon Shangri-La, Hong Kong (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily and all service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Exclusive Hong Kong Island tour
  • Boat ride at Aberdeen Fishing Village
  • Flight from Shanghai to Hong Kong
  • Private arrival and departure transfers

Available on: China, Tibet & the Yangtze / Highlights of China & the Yangtze

Jerusalem Post-Cruise/Tour Extension (2020)

Included in your 5-day stay:

  • 4 nights at the Orient Jerusalem Hotel, Israel (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily and all service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Explore Jerusalem—3 days of excursions with more than 15 sites
  • All transfers, transportation and intra-Israel flights
  • Services of a local host/guide

Available on: Splendors of Egypt & the Nile

Jordan Pre-Cruise/Tour Extension (2020)
Amman

Included in your 6-day stay:

  • 3 nights at the St. Regis Amman, Jordan (or similar)
  • 1 night at the Sun City camp in Wadi Rum
  • 1 night at the Al Manara—a Luxury Collection Hotel in Aqaba
  • Breakfast daily, 1 lunch, 1 dinner
  • All service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Panoramic city tour of Amman
  • Jerash city tour and visit to Iraq Al Amir Women’s Cooperative
  • Rose-Red City of Petra tour
  • Wadi Rum desert tour
  • Dead Sea, Saint George Church and Mount Nebo tours
  • All transfers, transportation and intra flights
  • Services of a Tour Manager throughout your trip

Available on: Splendors of Egypt & the Nile

Ulaanbaatar and Gobi Desert, Mongolia, Pre-Cruise/Tour Extension (2020)
Gobi Desert

Included in your 7-day stay:

  • 1 night at the Hilton Airport, Beijing (or similar)
  • 3 nights at the Shangri-La Hotel, Ulaanbaatar (or similar)
  • 2 nights at the Three Camel Lodge, Gobi Desert (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily, 3 lunches, 2 dinners
  • All service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Ulaanbaatar city tour and Throat Singing performance
  • Yol Valley (Vulture Gorge) visit
  • Visit to a camel breeder family
  • All transfers, transportation and intra-Asia flights
  • Services of a Tour Manager throughout your trip

Note: Offered on five 2020 departures: June 6, August 29, September 12, September 19, and September 26.

Available on: Highlights of China & the Yangtze

Varanasi Post-Cruise/Tour Extension (2020)
Varanasi

Once known as the “City of Life,” it is filled with temples and pilgrims; ghats line the west bank of the Ganges, the scene of the holiest religious observances and the most ordinary details of daily life. Ancient, colorful and sacred, Varanasi will intrigue and astonish you.

  • 1 night at the Taj Gateway Ganges, Varanasi (or similar)
  • 1 night at the Trident Hotel, Gurgaon (or similar)
  • Breakfast daily, 1 lunch, 1 dinner
  • Complimentary house wine or local beer during dinner
  • All service charges, taxes and porterage
  • Panoramic city tour of Varanasi
  • Private boat ride to witness a Ganga Aarti ceremony at sunset
  • Private sunrise boat ride along the Ganges
  • All transfers, transportation and intra-India flights

Available on: India's Golden Triangle & the Sacred Ganges / ME to WE & the Sacred Ganges

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