Avalon Waterways River Cruises
Fall Cruises 2020 ~ 2021 ~2022
River Cruising the World ~ call for more details 1-919-322-2592

Paris offers you over 40 museums and  numerous monuments . The Louvre shown here is the worlds largest museum and is home to 'Mona Lisa' . Diana the Hunter' and 'Venus de Milo'. 

At Avalon Waterways you’ll discover the heart of Europe’s delightful and charming towns and cities, while cruising on a lovely panoramic ship that offers a fleet of custom-designed panoramic ships in Europe, the Mekong, Myanmar, Galapagos Islands and Amazon rivers. Avalon Waterways exclusive Panorama Suites offer eleven foot wide window doors and open-air balconies with beds facing the views of your cruise.  Thus providing an indoor/outdoor seating area without sacrificing room space all seasons of the year.   Avalon cruises the legendary waterways of Europe, with an enriched balance of activities, and included excursions, mouthwatering cuisine, and unmatched service to offer the perfect degree of relaxed indulgence. We call this the Avalon difference. With Avalon Choice® offering you a world waiting to be explored—your way—a guided walking tour of great port cities, riding a bike, with our Avalon Classic, Discovery and Active excursions of your choice.  Checkout our Adventure Center with Avalon’s Go Mobile App.  Discover your next adventure on an Avalon Waterways cruise.  Call: 1-888-666-7279 or Request a Quote.

Avalon Waterways River Cruises
Cruising around the World


Avalon Waterways France Cruises

Cruising the bucolic and beautiful rivers of France along the Seine from Paris to the Atlantic.  Cruise the Saone & Rhone rivers between Lyon and Arles, and the famous food and wine country.  Then into Bordeaux country and more of the most famous French Wines.  Whether sailing along in southwest France on the Dordogne & Garonne Rivers or any other river in France, is an enchanting and wonderful experience to remember.  Call 1-888-666-7279 or email us for 2018 / 2019 information.       

Seine cruise from:     $2,149.00 for 2018


Christmas Markets in 2018 & 2019

Take an Avalon Waterways Christmas Market cruise, and experience the deep-rooted holiday traditions of Europe by visiting Strasbourg the "Capital of Noël," and the largest market for some 800 years; or visit charming Cologne’s 2018 or 2019 Christmas Markets - a must do, with its massive Gothic cathedral backdrop and giant Christmas tree; visit Heidelberg’s Christmas Market that’s nestled idyllically amongst the historic squares of the Old Town; these markets with their timeless traditions, so cherish this holiday season on a festive market cruise with your family and friends.

Christmas Markets Cruises for 2018-2019 are
available on the Danube, Main & Rhine Rivers for a cruise only or with fantastic 2 day+ extensions.

Festive cruises from   $2,184.00 for 2018


Mekong, Vietnam & Cambodia


On this unique and inspiring river cruise through Vietnam and Cambodia, you’ll be immersed in their cultures and ancient traditions. Via sampan, cruise into Vinh Long and experience local Vietnamese culture. Walking through a colorful market as the locals go about their daily routine of buying and selling produce.  In the capital of Cambodia, Phnom Penh, tour the National Museum and Royal Palace with its striking Silver Pagoda. On a hilltop at the site of the 8th century temple of Wat Hanchey take in the stunning views below of the rural village of Angkor Ban. In Silversmith Village observe craftsmen using ancient tech-niques to create silver artwork. Take an ox cart ride amongst rice paddy fields in the Cambodian countryside and enjoy!      


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Avalon Waterways Germany Cruises 

Sailing on the Rhine, Main & Mosel Rivers and legendary canals of Amsterdam to the Black Forest of fairytales is awesome.  Our Rhine river cruises visit some of Central Europe's cultural hubs, where art, fine dining and historic sites abound. Cruise through the blooming tulip fields of northern Holland or gliding by the majestic vineyards and castles along the Rhine. Select a magical Christmas Market cruise this year. View all your options for a romantic Germany river cruises below.    

Germany cruises from    $2199.00 for 2018


Avalon Waterways Galapagos & Amazon

Galapagos Cruises cruising the Islands of the Galapagos consisting of 13 large and hundreds of small islands in the Pacific Ocean off the west coast of South America.  A home to some of the most fascinating animal life, found nowhere else in the world. As you explore these remarkable volcanic isles firsthand, and the wildlife that inspired Charles Darwin. 

Amazon Cruises Embark on a journey to one of the world's vastly unexplored regions, the mighty Amazon. Experience the Amazon wilderness an untamed rainforest. Venturing deep into the jungle in search of elusive wildlife, swimming with pink dolphins, cruising the Amazon River through Peru.

 So America cruises from $4529.00 for 2018


Cruising the Ganges in India


Enter a world of color, culture, and spiritual traditions of India. Your guided tour of India and Ganges River cruise begins in the bustling city of Delhi. Visit the city with your expert local guide, and a rickshaw ride through the Chandni Chowk bazaar, with everything from silver and spices to saris of every color. Visit Qutub Minar,then travel to Agra—site of the legendary Taj Mahal. Enjoy the city of Jaipur, with its famous Palace of the Winds, and travel to Kolkata and board your Ganges cruise. the holy river of Hinduism, the Ganges.  Along its banks, human life is connected to its waters. Awesome local sightseeing awaits you, this and more await you on this once-in-a-lifetime guided tour of India and a Ganges River cruise.

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Avalon Waterways Danube Cruises

The Danube river rises in Germany’s Black Forest and flows through or along the borders of 10 countries. A Danube river cruise may visit spectacular cities like Vienna, Budapest, Munich and Prague. Danube cruise ships sail    through scenic old-country villages, stop at fairytale castles, medieval fortresses, and

churches, museums, concert halls and more. Enjoy feasting on our fabulous cuisine that's accompanied by wine and beer. Danube river cruises will leave you with lifelong memories.

Danube cruises from   $2,199.00 for 2018


Avalon Waterways Myanmar Cruises 2018


Explore Myanmar “The Golden Land,” on this intriguing cruise along the Irrawaddy River.  In Yangon, view the magnificent gilded Shwedagon Pagoda considered the oldest pagoda in the world. Bagan, a medieval capital of Myanmar, has thousands of historical structures still standing, and one of the world’s greatest archaeological sites.

Continuing on the Irrawaddy through traditional lands to the striking city of Mandalay, to visit the revered shrine of Mahamuni Pagoda with its notable gold-leaf Buddha. Your river cruise concludes as you sail along the untouched upper Irrawaddy. Visit remote villages for fascinating interactions with school-children, nuns, monks, and pottery makers. Also pass through the second defile with its magnificent cliffs

Myanmar cruises from $4169.00 for 2018

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