Avalon Waterways

Luxury River Cruises

Enjoy exotic destinations, spacious staterooms & gourmet dining

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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 View

    5 Night A Taste of the Danube with Vienna - Westbound

    Avalon View - New Ship!

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Durnstein, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    Sailing Dates:
    • September 2022
    • November 2022
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    $1,332
    $266pernight
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    $1,889
    $378pernight
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  • Avalon Envision
    5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

    5 Night A Taste of the Danube with Vienna - Eastbound

    Avalon Envision - New Ship!

    Departing from: Vienna, Austria
    Ports of Call:
    • Durnstein, Austria
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Budapest, Hungary
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2022
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    $1,632
    $326pernight
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    $2,189
    $438pernight
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    5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)
  • Avalon View

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

    Avalon View - New Ship!

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Melk, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    Sailing Dates:
    • September 2022
    • October 2022
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    $1,821
    $260pernight
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    $2,378
    $340pernight
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  • Avalon Tranquility II
    4.6 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

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

    Avalon Tranquility II

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Melk, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    Sailing Dates:
    • October 2022
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    $1,921
    $274pernight
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    $2,478
    $354pernight
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    4.6 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)
  • Avalon Passion
    4.3 rating out of 5  (4 reviews)

    6 Night Christmastime on the Danube - Eastbound

    Avalon Passion

    Departing from: Nuremberg, Germany
    Ports of Call:
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Passau, Germany
    • Melk, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    Sailing Dates:
    • December 2021
    • November 2022
    • December 2022
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    $2,117
    $353pernight
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    $3,231
    $539pernight
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    4.3 rating out of 5  (4 reviews)
  • Avalon Envision
    5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

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

    Avalon Envision - New Ship!

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Melk, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    Sailing Dates:
    • April 2022
    • July 2022
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    $2,121
    $303pernight
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    $2,678
    $383pernight
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    5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)
  • Avalon Imagery II
    4.7 rating out of 5  (7 reviews)

    6 Night A Taste of the Rhine with Frankfurt - Northbound

    Avalon Imagery II

    Departing from: Frankfurt, Germany
    Ports of Call:
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • May 2022
    • June 2022
    • July 2022
    • August 2022
    • September 2022
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    $2,150
    $358pernight
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    $2,893
    $482pernight
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    4.7 rating out of 5  (7 reviews)
  • Avalon Expression
    5 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    7 Night Romantic Rhine- Southbound

    Avalon Expression

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Mainz, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Basel, Switzerland
    Sailing Dates:
    • March 2022
    • April 2022
    • June 2022
    • July 2022
    • August 2022
    • September 2022
    • October 2022
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    $2,545
    $364pernight
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    $3,894
    $556pernight
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    5 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)
  • Avalon Impression
    4.2 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)

    7 Night Festive Season in the Heart of Germany with Prague

    Avalon Impression

    Departing from: Prague, Czech Republic
    Ports of Call:
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    • Bamberg, Germany
    • Wurzburg, Germany
    • Main River Village, Germany
    • Frankfurt, Germany
    Sailing Dates:
    • December 2021
    • December 2022
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    $2,631
    $376pernight
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    $3,416
    $488pernight
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    4.2 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)
  • Avalon Impression
    4.2 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)

    7 Night Tulip Time

    Avalon Impression

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Rotterdam, Netherlands
    • Antwerp, Belgium
    • Ghent, Belgium
    • Veere, Netherlands
    • Willemstad, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • March 2022
    • April 2022
    • May 2022
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    $2,644
    $378pernight
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    $3,744
    $535pernight
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    4.2 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)
  • Avalon Expression
    5 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    8 Night Romantic Rhine with Amsterdam - Southbound

    Avalon Expression

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Mainz, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Basel, Switzerland
    Sailing Dates:
    • March 2022
    • April 2022
    • June 2022
    • July 2022
    • August 2022
    • September 2022
    • October 2022
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    $2,904
    $363pernight
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    $4,253
    $532pernight
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    5 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)
  • Avalon Imagery II
    4.7 rating out of 5  (7 reviews)

    7 Night Tulip Time in Holland & Belgium

    Avalon Imagery II

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Arnhem, Netherlands
    • Maastricht, Netherlands
    • Namur, Belgium
    • Liege, Belgium
    • Antwerp, Belgium
    • Brussels, Belgium
    Sailing Dates:
    • March 2022
    • April 2022
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    $2,945
    $421pernight
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    $4,244
    $606pernight
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    4.7 rating out of 5  (7 reviews)
  • Avalon View

    6 Night Christmastime on the Danube - Westbound

    Avalon View - New Ship!

    Departing from: Vienna, Austria
    Ports of Call:
    • Melk, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    Sailing Dates:
    • November 2022
    • December 2022
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    $3,038
    $506pernight
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    $3,274
    $546pernight
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  • Avalon Tranquility II
    4.6 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

    14 Night Springtime in Holland & Belgium

    Avalon Tranquility II

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Rotterdam, Netherlands
    • Antwerp, Belgium
    • Ghent, Belgium
    • Middelburg, Netherlands
    • Veere, Netherlands
    • Willemstad, Netherlands
    • Enkhuizen, Netherlands
    • Sneek (Friesland), Netherlands
    • Lelystad, Netherlands
    • Arnhem, Netherlands
    • Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • March 2022
    • April 2022
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    $5,390
    $385pernight
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    $7,988
    $571pernight
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    4.6 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)
Exotic Avalon Waterways Cruises

Exotic Avalon Waterways Cruises

  • MS Farah

    9 Night Taste of Egypt

    MS Farah

    Departing from: Cairo, Egypt
    Ports of Call:
    • Luxor, Egypt
    • Edfu, Egypt
    • Aswan, Egypt
    Sailing Dates:
    • September 2021
    • October 2021
    • November 2021
    • December 2021
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    $3,165
    $352pernight
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  • Ganges Voyager

    12 Night Colorful India & the Ganges River

    Ganges Voyager

    Departing from: Delhi
    Ports of Call:
    • Agra (Taj Mahal), India
    • Jaipur
    • Kolkata (Calcutta), India
    • Kalna (Ambika Kalna), India
    • Matiari, India
    • Murshidabad, India
    • Mayapur, India
    • Kolkata (Calcutta), India
    Sailing Dates:
    • January 2022
    • February 2022
    • September 2022
    • October 2022
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Avalon Waterways River Cruises...Cruise Europe in Style

Book Your Luxury Cruise with Avalon Waterways River Cruises & Frontier Cruises

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 Frontier Cruises your dream holiday is just moments away!