AVALON WATERWAYS RIVER CRUISES...CRUISE EUROPE IN STYLE

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Not all cruises are created equal. When you select an Avalon Waterways River Cruise, you are making the decision to immerse yourself in the utmost indulgence in cruising. Avalon Waterways offers its signature Avalon ChoiceSM to all passengers, allowing you to design the perfect European river cruise experience based solely around your personal preferences. Uniquely crafted with luxurious details at every turn, Avalon Waterways provides the small-ship feel with all the posh and decadence of a five-star resort. Contemporary décor, wall-to-wall panorama windows and elegant finishes abound to lend a captivating and comforting air.

Let Avalon Waterways River Cruises be your home away from home. With expert detail, each cruise ship is designed with the utmost care, giving you every comfort you could hope for and more. With a fleet of suite ships, Avalon Waterways offers not only the signature Avalon Deluxe Staterooms, but also Panorama Suites and Royal Suites for those who want it all. Comfort comes standard with all staterooms, and each is artfully prepared with European-style duvets, Egyptian cotton sheets, full private showers, flatscreen televisions and more. Even better, more than 80% of staterooms include floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors and French balconies, while suites feature Open-Air Balconies with seating for 6.

Mealtime aboard Avalon Waterways is a part of the journey. With mouthwatering temptations certain to delight your palette, the chefs cater to your every craving. From the very first night when you dine on a five-course meal at the captain’s reception, you’ll discover that each meal is as tailored as the last. Dine under the pristine sky at the open-air bistro, or take advantage of cocktail hour at the Panorama Lounge. If traditional dining is more your cup of tea, enjoy the convenience of open seating in the dining room as you savor the elegant menus featuring local cuisine and delicacies.

Take the time to relax on the comfortable lounge chairs on the sky deck, or try your hand at the game area where you could play a life-sized game of chess. With complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout your Avalon Waterways cruise ship, convenience is at your fingertips 24/7. Immerse yourself in Avalon Waterways’ Culture & CruiseSM activities from wine and beer tastings, to demonstrations from local artists and even exciting entertainment from local performers.

Most European cruises extend between 7 and 14 nights, giving you the opportunity to fully immerse yourself in the luxury and culture your Avalon Waterways River Cruise is will provide. Sail the waters of the Rhine, Main, Danube Rivers and more and soak in the culture of hotspots such as Prague and Vienna. Boasting the youngest and newest fleet of ships in Europe, Avalon Waterways is proud to include the brand new Avalon VistaSM and Avalon VisionarySM to its already impressive lineup of luxury ships. Take the time to indulge in cruise memories that will last a lifetime. With MileagePlus Cruise Awards your dream holiday is just moments away!

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Europe Avalon Waterways Cruises

Europe Avalon Waterways Cruises

Immerse yourself in old-world charm with all the comforts and amenities of a five-star cruise ship with Avalon Waterways River Cruises. Journeying the rivers and waterways weaving through historic destinations such as Cote d’Azur and Strasbourg, you’ll have the opportunity to fully immerse yourself in local culture. Experience the unmatched splendor of the historic Kölner Dom cathedral in Cologne. Or, if your cruise happens to take you to Amsterdam, be sure to sample the local cuisine at Meneer Pannekoek, offering traditional Dutch pancakes very much like crêpes. Other luxurious destinations include Avignon, France, Basel, Switzerland and many more!

  • Avalon Tranquility II

    7 Night Romantic Rhine Southbound

    4.6 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

    Avalon Tranquility II

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Heidelberg, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Basel, Switzerland
    Sailing Dates:
    • September 2018
    • November 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    406,786
    miles
    58,112 milespernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    442,381
    miles
    63,197 milespernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Avalon Tranquility II

    7 Night Romantic Rhine Northbound

    4.6 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

    Avalon Tranquility II

    Departing from: Zurich, Switzerland
    Ports of Call:
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Heidelberg, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • September 2018
    • December 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    287,738
    miles
    41,105 milespernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    424,524
    miles
    60,646 milespernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Avalon Illumination

    10 Night Legendary Danube

    3 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

    Avalon Illumination

    Departing from: Prague, Czech Republic
    Ports of Call:
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Passau, Germany
    • Melk, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Budapest, Hungary
    Sailing Dates:
    • November 2018
    • December 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    Call
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    416,190
    miles
    41,619 milespernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Avalon Tapestry II

    7 Night Paris to Normandy

    5 rating out of 5  (6 reviews)

    Avalon Tapestry II

    Departing from: Paris, France
    Ports of Call:
    • Vernon, France
    • Caudebec (Normandy Beaches), France
    • Rouen, France
    • Conflans Ste Honorine, France
    Sailing Dates:
    • October 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    Call
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    567,381
    miles
    81,054 milespernight
  • Avalon Passion

    8 Night Christmastime on the Danube Eastbound

    5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

    Avalon Passion

    Departing from: Prague, Czech Republic
    Ports of Call:
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Passau, Germany
    • Melk, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    Sailing Dates:
    • November 2018
    • November 2019
    • December 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    322,143
    miles
    40,268 milespernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    379,881
    miles
    47,485 milespernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Avalon Felicity

    7 Night Romantic Rhine Northbound

    4.9 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)

    Avalon Felicity

    Departing from: Zurich, Switzerland
    Ports of Call:
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Heidelberg, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • September 2018
    • November 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    406,667
    miles
    58,095 milespernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    Call
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Avalon Illumination

    12 Night Blue Danube Discovery

    3 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

    Avalon Illumination

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Durnstein, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    • Prague, Czech Republic
    Sailing Dates:
    • November 2018
    • December 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    366,310
    miles
    30,526 milespernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    503,095
    miles
    41,925 milespernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Avalon Tranquility II

    13 Night Romantic Rhine with Paris & London

    4.6 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

    Avalon Tranquility II

    Departing from: Zurich, Switzerland
    Ports of Call:
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Mainz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Paris, France
    • London, England
    Sailing Dates:
    • December 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    Call
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    660,238
    miles
    50,788 milespernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Avalon Felicity

    13 Night Romantic Rhine with Paris & London

    4.9 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)

    Avalon Felicity

    Departing from: Zurich, Switzerland
    Ports of Call:
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Mainz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Paris, France
    • London, England
    Sailing Dates:
    • November 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    629,286
    miles
    48,407 milespernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    Call
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
About Avalon Waterways
Explore Avalon Waterways River Cruise Ships:

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Avalon Expression

Avalon Felicity

Avalon Illumination

Avalon Imagery II

Avalon Impression

Avalon Luminary

Avalon Myanmar

Avalon Panorama

Avalon Passion

Avalon Poetry II

Avalon Saigon

Avalon Siem Reap

Avalon Tapestry II

Avalon Tranquility II

Avalon Visionary

Avalon Vista

Century Legend

Delfin III

Isabela II

MS Sonesta St. George

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