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 United Cruises 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 Envision

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

    5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

    Avalon EnvisionNew Ship!

    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
    $1,898
    $271pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $2,305
    $329pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Visionary

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

    4.5 rating out of 5  (4 reviews)

    Avalon Visionary

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Melk, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2020
    • September 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,112
    $302pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $2,605
    $372pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Artistry II

    7 Night The Heart of Germany with Prague - Westbound

    3.5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

    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
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Imagery II

    7 Night The Heart of Germany with Prague - Eastbound

    4.7 rating out of 5  (7 reviews)

    Avalon Imagery II

    Departing from: Mainz, Germany
    Ports of Call:
    • Main River Village, Germany
    • Wurzburg, Germany
    • Kitzingen, Germany
    • Bamberg, Germany
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    • Prague, Czech Republic
    Sailing Dates:
    • May 2020
    • December 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,386
    $341pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $3,207
    $458pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Panorama

    7 Night Tulip Time

    4.6 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

    Avalon Panorama

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Rotterdam, Netherlands
    • Antwerp, Belgium
    • Ghent, Belgium
    • Veere, Netherlands
    • Willemstad, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • April 2020
    • May 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,530
    $361pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $3,480
    $497pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Vista

    7 Night Romantic Rhine Northbound

    4.7 rating out of 5  (4 reviews)

    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:
    • November 2019
    • December 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,081
    $297pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $3,230
    $461pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Artistry II

    7 Night The Blue Danube Discovery

    3.5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

    Avalon Artistry II

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Durnstein, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Roth (Nuremberg), Germany
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    Sailing Dates:
    • April 2020
    • June 2020
    • August 2020
    • November 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,130
    $447pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $3,380
    $483pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Impression

    9 Night Danube Dreams with Prague - Westbound

    4.2 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)

    Avalon Impression

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Durnstein, Austria
    • Linz, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Deggendorf, Germany
    • Prague, Czech Republic
    Sailing Dates:
    • March 2020
    • June 2020
    • August 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,660
    $407pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,310
    $479pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Imagery II

    9 Night The Legendary Danube with Prague

    4.7 rating out of 5  (7 reviews)

    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:
    • May 2020
    • July 2020
    • August 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,610
    $401pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,560
    $507pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Panorama

    9 Night Romantic Rhine with Lucerne - Northbound

    4.6 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

    Avalon Panorama

    Departing from: Lucerne, Switzerland
    Ports of Call:
    • Basel, Switzerland
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Mainz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • May 2020
    • June 2020
    • July 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    • November 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,760
    $418pernight
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,909
    $545pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
South America Avalon Waterways Cruises

South America Avalon Waterways Cruises

  • Treasure of Galapagos

    7 Night Ecuador & Its Galapagos Islands

    Treasure of Galapagos

    Departing from: Quito, Ecuador
    Ports of Call:
    • Santiago Island, Galapagos
    • North Seymour, Galapagos
    • South Plaza (Isla Plaza Sur), Galapagos
    • Puerto Baquerizo, San Cristobal, Galapagos
    Sailing Dates:
    • March 2020
    • May 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    • November 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,439
    $634pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Delfin III

    10 Night From the Inca Empire to the Peruvian Amazon

    Delfin III

    Departing from: Callao (Lima), Peru
    Ports of Call:
    • Sacred Valley Of The Incas, Peru
    • Machu Picchu, Peru
    • Cusco, Peru
    • Iquitos, Peru
    Sailing Dates:
    • April 2020
    • May 2020
    • June 2020
    • July 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,539
    $454pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Treasure of Galapagos

    14 Night Discover the Galapagos & Peru

    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
    Sailing Dates:
    • February 2020
    • March 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    • November 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $6,669
    $476pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
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:
    • January 2020
    • February 2020
    • March 2020
    • April 2020
    • July 2020
    • August 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    • November 2020
    • December 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $2,339
    $334pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • FREE Prepaid Gratuities - MUST CALL
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Saigon

    7 Night Mekong Discovery - Northbound

    Avalon Saigon

    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:
    • January 2020
    • February 2020
    • March 2020
    • April 2020
    • July 2020
    • August 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    • November 2020
    • December 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $2,339
    $334pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • FREE Prepaid Gratuities - MUST CALL
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
  • Avalon Saigon

    17 Night The Heart of Cambodia & Vietnam - Southbound

    Avalon Saigon

    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:
    • January 2020
    • February 2020
    • March 2020
    • July 2020
    • August 2020
    • September 2020
    • October 2020
    • November 2020
    • December 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,869
    $286pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Cardmember: +2 award miles per $1
    • Earn 2 award miles per $1
    • Balcony & Suite: +2 award miles per $1
    • Cardmember Balcony & Suite:+1 award miles per $1
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Price is in miles per person based on two people staying in the same stateroom. 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.. Fees or charges incurred after booking must be paid in money. Full Terms & Conditions. Best Price Guarantee restrictions and instructions apply; see our Best Price Guarantee Policy. For promotional offer terms and conditions, see offer description.

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