Drifting down the Danube with Avalon.
The question really isn’t to try a river cruise or not. Carefree cruising along the legendary waters of the world has become one of the most desirable and inspiring ways to travel. The boutique travel style of river cruising offers you more encompassing views of Old World Europe, one-of-a-kind excursions, unexpected ports of call and connects you to the diverse culture, customs, and cuisine in ways you've never experienced before.
By anchoring at unexpected locales, Avalon takes cruisers off-the-beaten path, port, and parade. Returning visitors never repeat the same vacation.
Dock and Do.
With a selection of Classic, Active, and Discovery excursions, you can truly dive into your destination however you please.
Avalon's Danube itineraries range from 4 to 27 days, offering travellers the widest selection of vacations to suit a variety of vacation schedules.
Avalon Waterways exclusive Avalon Choice® excursion menu offers vacation personalization with a varied selection of Classic, Active, and Discovery sightseeing options.
Avalon Waterways is the only river cruise company that offers Active & Discovery cruises, a collection of itineraries with a selection of more active and culturally immersive experiences.
With Your Way cruising, Avalon Waterways is also the only river cruise company that invites travellers to seamlessly add time in European cities – with included sightseeing and transfers – before and after each cruising vacation.
No other river cruise company provides travellers an entire fleet of Suite Ships® featuring one-of-a-kind Panorama Suites, Open-Air BalconiesSM, and beds that face the Danube views on two full decks.
If you want to see the world, cruise down its legendary rivers. If you want to see more of the world, look no further than Avalon Waterways. Avalon’s Suite Ships feature one-of-a-kind Panorama Suites, with the widest opening windows in river cruising, the industry’s only Open-Air Balcony, and beds facing the incredible views. Beyond the wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling windows is a world waiting to be explored—your way. Whether you want to enjoy a guided walking tour of one of Europe's great cities, join a cooking class or paddle a canoe, the Avalon Choice® selections of Classic, Discovery and Active excursions offer a wide range of possibilities. When you prefer to explore on your own, Avalon can help you with all the recommendations, information and gear you need with the new Adventure Center and AvalonGO Mobile App. And when it's time to refuel, your dining options on board are as wide open as your views, with the new FlexDining® choices.
Terms & Conditions*Book a select 2020 Avalon Danube river cruise and get a one city land extension included for free. This offer is only applicable on select Danube cruises and only includes Prague, Munich, Budapest or Vienna as the free land extension options. Booking must be made, under deposit and discount applied between January 7 – April 6, 2020 for travel in 2020. Offer is not combinable with the single supplement waiver promotion. Not applicable to custom tours. Applies to new 2020 bookings only; offer cannot be applied to pre-existing bookings. Choice of which land extension is awarded for free is at the discretion of Avalon Waterways. Offer reliant on space availability. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. May be withdrawn at any time. Offer available from participating GFOB office only. **Book a select 2020 Avalon Europe or Mekong river cruise (excluding 2020 Oberammergau) and get the standard prepaid cruise gratuities included for the full length of the cruise portion of the vacation. Booking must be made, under deposit and discount applied between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2020 for travel commencing between January 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020. Combinable with other current promotions. Applies to new 2020 bookings only. Must mention promotion code VGRAT20. Offer reliant on space availability. Not applicable to groups or custom tours. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. May be withdrawn at any time.