Rivers built the world’s most extraordinary cities – not oceans. Imagine floating through the sites and lights of Paris, sailing by windmills and tulips on your way to Amsterdam, or docking in the very heart of eclectic Budapest. Avalon Waterway’s European river cruises will have you meandering by hilltop castles, Roman ruins, lush vineyards, and quaint medieval villages – as well as stopping in other iconic destinations, like Prague, Zurich, the Cote d’Azur or Burgundy Wine Country. Or, if you’re looking for an exotic flavor, take a look at our offerings along China’s ancient Yangtze, through South East Asia’s mystic Mekong or Irrawaddy, or to the natural wonders of the Galapagos Islands and the mighty Amazon.
Avalon Waterways would like to take you to the heart of the world — discovering places, not ports.
You can book an Avalon Waterways cruise with one of our travel agents and have peace of mind that your voyage will be well thought out and planned. We will help you choose an Avalon Waterways cruise itinerary that will meet your vacation expectations!
Spotlight Experiences in Avalon Waterways
Rhine and Moselle River Cruise with Paris Hosted by Rose Gray
Come along with Rose Gray to cruise the Rhine and Moselle Rivers to the picturesque towns lined with cobblestone streets. Begin in Amsterdam and explore the treasures of this 700-year-old city from a unique perspective—on a canal cruise along the elegant grachten. See where the Riesling grape is cultivated, visit marvelous museums and enjoy a stroll through each town filled with quaint s...
Romantic Rhine River Cruise
One of Europe’s most legendary rivers awaits you on this exciting journey along the Rhine River, which takes you across Germany—and touches in Holland, France, and Switzerland! This magnificent river cruise begins in the ever popular, modern city of Amsterdam, Holland. The best way to see the treasures of this 700-year-old city is on a canal cruise along the elegant grachten lined ...
Legendary Danube River Cruise with Prague
From Prague to vibrant Budapest this Danube River cruise journey takes you to four countries—each with its own beauty, history, and cultural treasures. Enjoy two nights in the “golden city” of Prague, one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. Stand in front of Old Town’s medieval Astronomical Clock, which amazes as an intricate timepiece and piece of art piece unlike anything else i...