A New Adventure Awaits Aboard Avalon Waterways Cruises

There's more to countries than their coastline. Dare to delve deeper with an Avalon Waterways cruise. Onboard one of Avalon's 15 river vessels, you'll experience luxury on the waters as you prepare for exciting shore-side journeys and unforgettable excursions. Your cruise ship is like a floating hotel – providing exceptional comfort and gorgeous accommodations with views that constantly shift with your surroundings. Like any renowned hotel, you'll enjoy exquisite cuisine – in addition to great conversation in an intimate, personal setting. Get to know your fellow passengers and crew aboard Avalon Waterways cruises and discover your own definition of luxury.

Avalon boasts gorgeously constructed staterooms – all with a balcony – that spare no detail. Personal touches make all the difference: marble bathrooms, Avalon-branded premium bedding, deluxe woven carpeting, L'Occitane products and scented sticks, natural lighting, warm interiors, and panoramic views. Functioning all together, it's a combination that needs to be experienced to be truly understood. Avalon Waterways cruises deliver a new level of freedom and comfort.

While you're on the river, take advantage of enrichment programs to delight the mind and broaden your understanding of the region you're traversing. Through Avalon's wide network of lecturers, you'll enjoy discussion and presentations from Egyptologists while traveling the Nile River, naturalists while visiting the Galápagos, cruise directors in Europe Southeast Asia and China, and special guest speakers throughout your journey. Once your hunger for knowledge is satisfied, indulge in world-class dining at the Avalon Panorama. Breakfasts are lavish and expansive, with complimentary sparkling wine and continental breakfast served in your stateroom upon request. Delight in extravagant lunches, buffets, and a multi-course dinner along with wine, soft drinks, and beer – all complimentary, of course.

Avalon Cruises will bring you to unique destinations throughout Europe, Egypt, China, and Southeast Asia. Enjoy bicycling, walking, and guided tours, as well as one-of-a-kind performances. Special Avalon cruise deals from Cruises.com make an extraordinary river adventure more affordable than ever.  

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    Excludes all Crystal Ocean, Crystal River, Viking Ocean, and Viking River cruises. Credit amount is based on the total purchase price of your voyage and may not exceed 5% – 10% of gross cruise fare. Sailing must depart on or before 12/31/2021. Credit is per stateroom and will be credited to the card used for purchase approximately 4 – 6 weeks after your completion/submission of our online form, which is accessible via the link included with your invoice; form must be completed/submitted no later than 60 (sixty) days from the date on which you return from your cruise. Documented proof of your travel-related expenses is also required; documentation may be submitted via email at cruisefolio@wth.com, via fax at 1-978-570-1992 (Attn: Travel Credit Reimbursement), or via mail at “Travel Credit Reimbursement,” c/o World Travel Holdings, 100 Fordham Road, Building C – 2nd Floor, Wilmington, MA, 01887. Limit one travel credit per booking. Offer is subject to change and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Additional restrictions may also apply.
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    Our Avalon Waterways Exclusive: Free Pre-Paid Gratuities
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    Additional Terms & Conditions
    Book a select 2019 Avalon Europe river cruise and get the standard prepaid cruise gratuities included for the full length of the cruise portion of the vacation. Must be booked, under deposit and discount applied by December 31, 2019 for travel at select times in 2019. Combinable with other offers EXCEPT Travel Agent Discounts and groups. Applies to 2019 bookings only. Must mention code WTHGRAT19. Offer reliant on space availability. Not applicable to groups or custom tours. Not applicable on TBA space. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. May be withdrawn at any time.
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    Additional Terms & Conditions
    Book a select 2019 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive $1,000 off per person on the cruise/land or cruise only price. Booking must be made, under deposit and discount applied between May 10 and August 27, 2019 for travel at select times in 2019. Not applicable to custom tours. Not applicable on TBA space. Offer combinable only with Welcome Back Credit. Applies to new 2019 bookings only and will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. Offer reliant on space availability at time of booking and may be withdrawn at any time. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. Offer applies to participating GFOB offices only.
  • Biggest Sale of the Year: Free Airfare + $500 Off Europe Sailings
    Biggest Sale of the Year: Free Airfare + $500 Off Europe Sailings
    Set sail for Europe in 2020 with Avalon and enjoy spectacular savings. For a limited time only, you can take advantage of free airfare from select cities, plus up to $500 in savings per couple. Hurry – this offer ends soon!

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    Book a select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive free round-trip economy class trans-Atlantic air from ATL, BOS, BWI, CLE, CLT, DEN, DFW, DTW, EWR, IAD, IAH, JFK, LAX, MCI, MIA, MCO, MSP, ORD, PDX, PHL, PHX, PIT, RDU, SAN, SEA, SFO, SLC, STL, TPA. Other gateway cities available from $200 to $1,075/person additional (inclusive of taxes/fees). Free air offer is based on lowest-priced economy class Flex airfare available for booking at time of reservation and scheduled to coincide with cruise itinerary; pre-assigned airline seats are limited and may not be available on all air segments. Alternate schedules may be available at an additional Limited to new bookings for US originating travelers and economy class Flex air tickets; must be booked & under deposit between May 1, 2019 - August 27, 2019. A $550 non-refundable deposit is due at time of booking. Offer is combinable only with the Welcome Back Credit. Not applicable on Royal Suites. Promotional discounts do not carry forward on voluntarily changed air bookings; other promotions at time of change may be available. Once ticketed, air reservations subject to change/cancellation penalties of between $300 per ticket and 100% of ticket value. Air tickets are non-commissionable. Offer may be withdrawn at any time. Offer available from participating GFOB offices only. Book a select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive $250 off per person on the cruise/land or cruise only price. Booking must be made, under deposit, and discount applied between May 1, 2019– August 27, 2019 for travel at select times in 2020. Not applicable to custom tours. Not applicable on TBA space. Discount will apply to individual members of groups adding a name and non-refundable per person deposit within the promo window. Offer reliant on space availability at time of booking and may be withdrawn at any time. Additional restrictions may apply.
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    Book a select 2019 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise in order to waive the cabin single supplement fee on the cruise portion of your booking. Only five promotional staterooms available each departure, Applies to E, D, B, A & P cabin categories. Booking must be made, under deposit, and discount applied by 12/1/19 for travel in 2019. Applies to new 2019 bookings only and will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. Offer reliant on space availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Not combinable with any other offer other than Journeys Club Repeat Traveler benefit. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. May be withdrawn at any time.
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    Avalon Experience: Complimentary Shore Excursions
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Europe Avalon Waterways Cruises

Europe Avalon Waterways Cruises

  • Avalon Envision

    7 Night A Taste of the Danube with Budapest & Vienna - Westbound

    Avalon Envision

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Melk, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    Sailing Dates:
    • May 2020
    • October 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $1,937
    $277pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $2,430
    $347pernight
  • Avalon Artistry II

    7 Night The Heart of Germany with Prague - Westbound

    Avalon Artistry II

    Departing from: Prague, Czech Republic
    Ports of Call:
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    • Bamberg, Germany
    • Kitzingen, Germany
    • Wurzburg, Germany
    • Main River Village, Germany
    • Mainz, Germany
    Sailing Dates:
    • June 2020
    • August 2020
    • November 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,309
    $330pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $3,130
    $447pernight
  • Avalon Imagery II

    7 Night Canals Vineyards and Castles Northbound

    Avalon Imagery II

    Departing from: Remich, Luxembourg
    Ports of Call:
    • Grevenmacher (Trier), Luxembourg
    • Bernkastel, Germany
    • Cochem, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • October 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,731
    $390pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $3,630
    $519pernight
  • Avalon Panorama

    7 Night Romantic Rhine Northbound

    Avalon Panorama

    Departing from: Zurich, Switzerland
    Ports of Call:
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Heidelberg, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    • November 2019
    • December 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,581
    $369pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $3,780
    $540pernight
  • Avalon Vista

    7 Night Romantic Rhine Northbound

    Avalon Vista

    Departing from: Zurich, Switzerland
    Ports of Call:
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Heidelberg, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    • November 2019
    • December 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,581
    $369pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $3,730
    $533pernight
  • Avalon Expression

    7 Night Romantic Rhine Southbound

    Avalon Expression

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Heidelberg, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Basel, Switzerland
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,781
    $397pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $3,780
    $540pernight
  • Avalon Panorama

    7 Night Active Discovery on the Rhine Southbound

    Avalon Panorama

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Xanten, Germany
    • Duisburg
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Wiesbaden, Germany
    Sailing Dates:
    • August 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,931
    $419pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,080
    $583pernight
  • Avalon Panorama

    7 Night Active Discovery on The Rhine Northbound

    Avalon Panorama

    Departing from: Wiesbaden, Germany
    Ports of Call:
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Bonn, Germany
    • Dusseldorf, Germany
    • Xanten, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,931
    $419pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,080
    $583pernight
  • Avalon Vista

    7 Night Romantic Rhine Southbound

    Avalon Vista

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Heidelberg, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Basel, Switzerland
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    • December 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,581
    $369pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $3,780
    $540pernight
  • Avalon Envision

    11 Night The Blue Danube Discovery

    Avalon Envision

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Durnstein, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    • Prague, Czech Republic
    Sailing Dates:
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,731
    $339pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
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  • Avalon Imagery II

    9 Night The Legendary Danube

    Avalon Imagery II

    Departing from: Prague, Czech Republic
    Ports of Call:
    • Roth (Nuremberg), Germany
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Passau, Germany
    • Melk, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Budapest, Hungary
    Sailing Dates:
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    • May 2020
    • July 2020
    • August 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,411
    $379pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,550
    $506pernight
  • Avalon Tranquility II

    14 Night Magnificent Europe Westbound

    Avalon Tranquility II

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Durnstein, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    • Bamberg, Germany
    • Wurzburg, Germany
    • Main River Village, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cruise Rhine Gorge
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $5,281
    $377pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $7,579
    $541pernight
Exotic Avalon Waterways Cruises

Exotic Avalon Waterways Cruises

  • Avalon Saigon

    7 Night Mekong Discovery Southbound

    Avalon Saigon

    Departing from: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Ports of Call:
    • Angkor Ban, Cambodia
    • Kampong Tralach, Cambodia
    • Chau Doc, Vietnam
    • Cu Lao Gien, Vietnam
    • Vinh Long, Vietnam
    • Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam
    Sailing Dates:
    • November 2019
    • December 2019
    • January 2020
    • February 2020
    • March 2020
    • April 2020
    • July 2020
    • August 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    • November 2020
    • December 2020
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    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $2,109
    $301pernight
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    • FREE Prepaid Gratuities - MUST CALL
  • Avalon Siem Reap

    7 Night Mekong Discovery Northbound

    Avalon Siem Reap

    Departing from: Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam
    Ports of Call:
    • Vinh Long, Vietnam
    • Chau Doc, Vietnam
    • Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    • Angkor Ban, Cambodia
    • Kampong Tralach, Cambodia
    • Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Sailing Dates:
    • October 2019
    • November 2019
    • December 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $2,709
    $387pernight
  • Avalon Siem Reap

    17 Night The Heart of Cambodia & Vietnam - Southbound

    Avalon Siem Reap

    Departing from: Siem Reap, Cambodia
    Ports of Call:
    • Kampong Tralach, Cambodia
    • Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    • Angkor Ban, Cambodia
    • Chau Doc, Vietnam
    • Cu Lao Gien, Vietnam
    • Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam
    • Hanoi, Vietnam
    • Ha Long City (Hong Gai, Hanoi), Vietnam
    • Hanoi, Vietnam
    Sailing Dates:
    • October 2019
    • November 2019
    • December 2019
    • January 2020
    • February 2020
    • March 2020
    • April 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    • November 2020
    • December 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,779
    $281pernight
  • Treasure of Galapagos

    19 Night Discover the Galapagos & Peru with the Amazon

    Treasure of Galapagos

    Departing from: Callao (Lima), Peru
    Ports of Call:
    • Sacred Valley Of The Incas, Peru
    • Machu Picchu, Peru
    • Cusco, Peru
    • Quito, Ecuador
    • Espanola Island, Galapagos
    • Floreana Island, Galapagos Islands
    • Santa Fe Island, Galapagos
    • South Plaza (Isla Plaza Sur), Galapagos
    • Quito, Ecuador
    • Cruise & Explore Amazon Jungle
    • Cruise Amazon River
    • Quito, Ecuador
    Sailing Dates:
    • March 2020
    • July 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    • November 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $8,429
    $444pernight

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Price is in U.S. dollars per person based on two people staying in the same stateroom. Price does not include airport and/or government taxes and fees, nor does pricing include fuel supplements. Prices do not include government taxes and fees, airfare, or a non-refundable $24.99 processing fee per booking. All offers are for selected dates only, are subject to availability, are limited and apply to new bookings only. Your exact price depends on the time of the actual booking. Additional restrictions may apply. All prices and dates may not be available at the time of booking. Passengers receiving special rates based on residency or age will be required to show a government-issued form of identification (passport, or birth certificate and driver's license) at the pier to validate state of residency or age prior to boarding the cruise ship.

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