With over 80 years’ experience in travel, Avalon Waterways offers some of the world’s most luxurious river cruise holidays. Whether it’s sailing along the delightful Danube River, visiting Europe’s most cosmopolitan towns and cities or meandering through the vineyards of the Rhône Valley, Avalon cruises offer the ideal way to take in some of Europe’s most attractive and appealing destinations, offering truly unforgettable adventures.
VIP private home pick-up service included
Sightseeing tours in every port of call
Full board a la carte dining on board with wine, beer and soft drinks included at lunch and dinner
Gratuities, transfers and port charges
- Luxury river cruise experience
Avalon Waterways has one of the world’s youngest fleets, all boasting a smooth, contemporary design and a wonderfully luxurious ambience. Along with the finest facilities, a complete range of modern facilities and incredibly spacious staterooms, on Avalon ships, you’ll discover all the amenities of a world-class hotel and the largest staterooms on Europe’s rivers.
As well as cruising in complete comfort and luxury, with Avalon Waterways you can look forward to the finest cuisine, most attentive service and perfectly planned excursions. Avalon cruises have a reputation for quality and service that the line has built up over the years, so it comes as no surprise that it has won many awards, including Best River Cruise Line. When you embark on an Avalon river cruise, you can expect nothing less than the trip of a lifetime.
Avalon’s fleet of elegant ships offer some of the most spacious accommodation on the waterways of Europe, each featuring a host of fabulous and welcoming amenities, including deep comfortable beds, deluxe woven carpets and panoramic views of the passing scenery, alongside marble bathrooms and premium L’Occitane products.
The line’s new Suite Ships boast some of the finest accommodation in the industry, with large Panorama Suites offering maximum space as well as open-air balconies, designed to make guests feel at home throughout their voyage.
Avalon understands that cuisine is an important part of the river cruise experience, which is why every meal on-board is lovingly crafted using only the finest and freshest ingredient to reflect the culture and culinary tastes of each destination on your itinerary. Whether you are hoping for a wonderful buffet selection, al fresco dining or a simple light lunch, you will find it aboard an Avalon ship, alongside regional wines selected to perfectly complement your dining experience.
Each ship in Avalon’s impressive fleet is brimming with fabulous amenities and entertainment to keep guests occupied and entertained as they cruise between the exciting destinations on their itinerary. On a sunny day in Europe, you could head up to the Sky Deck to relax in a sun lounger or in the whirlpool. Or if the weather turns, why not enjoy a good book at the on-board library or surf the web at Internet Corner. Anyone who loves to look and feel at their best will also appreciate the on-board fitness centre and hair salon, where they can get a new look or work out on state-of-the-art gym equipment.
On top of all this, on-board restaurants, bars and lounges offer the ideal place to enjoy a marvellous meal or relax with a drink and chat with like-minded guests. Avalon’s incredible ships offer plenty for guests to enjoy, creating an on-board experience as memorable as time spent on land.
Best Transfer Service (VIP Home Pick-Up Service) 2017
Best River Cruise Line (Highly Commended) 2017
World of Cruising - Wave Awards
Best River Cruise Line (Cabins) 2017
Best River Cruise Line for Active Cruisers 2017
Best River Cruise Line (Nominated) 2017
TTG Travel Awards
Best River Cruise Company (Finalist) 2017
Travel Weekly Globe Awards
Best River Cruise Line (Cabins) 2016
Best River Cruise Company (Nominated) 2016
Travel Weekly Globe Awards