Avalon Waterways

An Avalon incomparable river cruise experience includes one-of-a-kind Panorama Suites – with innovative Open-Air Balconies and beds facing the views – on the industry’s only Suite Ships. “Included” is one of our favorite words.  Spacious outside staterooms with plenty of room to relax – included.  Special touches like regional wines and beer at every onboard lunch and dinner – included.  Complimentary Wi-Fi – included.  The most shore excursions, led by Certified Local Guides – included.  VIP entrance into must-see sites – included.

PLUS AVALON CHOICE - a different approach to river cruising that lets you personalize your trip and experience your cruise your way.

3 types of included excursions and onboard activities available on every 2019 Avalon Europe cruise:

CLASSIC

A local expert is ready to guide you through the history and heritage of local destinations and the “must see” sites.

DISCOVERY

Inspiring and interactive hands-on activities designed to speak to your interests - you spend your day immersing yourself in the destination’s unique culture, from cuisine, to art, to wine and more.

ACTIVE

Embark on energetic excursions keeping you in motion and on the go — from a guided jogging tour, to biking, paddling, and hiking your way through scenic locales.

Check Out Our

Featured Offers

Featured Video

Tropical Sails Corp Avalon Waterways Cruises

Featured Travel Stories

Netherlands - One of the best things about river cruising in Europe is that it takes you into the heart of world-famous cities, charming smaller towns, and even through the countryside that...

read more
Cycling through the Dutch Countryside on an Avalon Active Shore Excursion
Culture & History

This 400-Year-Old Easter Play Only Happens Once a Decade in this German Village

Germany - You may never have heard of the small Bavarian village of Oberammergau. But every year ending in 0: 2010, 2020, 2030 and so on... Oberammergau becomes... read more

River or Ocean Cruises

Discover Amsterdam's Local Food Scene on this Avalon Waterways Shore Excursion

Netherlands - Everyone wants to try 'real' local food when they travel. But we don't always have a real local to point us in the right direction. That's... read more

River or Ocean Cruises

Video: The World's Largest Spring Flower Garden - in Full Bloom on a Tulip-Time River Cruise!

Netherlands - They call it 'The Garden of Europe', and it's open for only 8 short weeks every spring. The spectacular Keukenhof garden in the Netherlands is... read more