Europe Savings with Avalon Waterways

Receive savings of up to $1,300 per couple + FREE Airfare on select river cruises in 2021 and 2022

Book by Jun 21, 2021


Avalon offers unique Open-Air Balcony suite design that promises wide-open spaces, fresh air and fresher perspectives. In addition to these Open-Air staterooms, the air in the Suite Ships is not circulated between staterooms; only within an individual stateroom and mixed with fresh, outside air. Plus, they offer more excursions with fewer passengers. Avalon Waterways has the cure for your Cabin Fever. 



Europe Savings Offer: Save up to $1,300^ per couple on select 2021 & 2022 Avalon Europe river cruises

Europe Air Offer: Receive FREE Airfare on select 2021 & 2022 Avalon Europe river cruises


Our Exclusive Bonus: Receive Free Transfers on select 2021 or 2022 Europe river cruises. 



A complimentary Peace of Mind Travel Planis attached to your booking. This allows you to move to any other 2021 or 2022 date, destination, itinerary or another brand. No penalties. 


Our Recommended Avalon Europe voyages

be sure to ask for other European itineraries


Christmastime on the DanubeDec 06, 2021 - Dec 12, 2021 (7 days)

Nuremberg to Vienna | Avalon View | Deluxe Window stateroom (Cat. E)
CAD $2,915 Per Person Incl taxes
Includes: $650 per person savings!

Enter a stunning world of cherished Christmas traditions along the Danube River. Board in Nuremberg, with its medieval fortifications, gothic churches, and palaces. The Old Town is illuminated with festive lights and decorations and the Christmas market, with dozens of stalls offering traditional wares, such as Lebkuchen (spiced gingerbread), Glühwein (hot mulled wine). Experience Passau’s charming Christmas market set against the breathtaking backdrop of St. Stephen’s Cathedral—a masterpiece of baroque architecture. In Melk, tour the magnificent 11th century Benedictine Abbey—one of Europe’s largest monasteries. As you cruise through the wintery landscape of the picturesque Wachau Valley, enjoy the view with a tasting of traditional Austrian cookies.

Magnificent EuropeAug 12, 2022 - Aug 26, 2022 (15 days)

Amsterdam to Budapest | Avalon Artistry II | Deluxe Window stateroom (Cat. E)
CAD $8,041 Per Person Incl taxes
Includes: $650 per person savings + Free flights from select Canadian cities

Sail from Amsterdam to Budapest with many exciting stops along the way. Amsterdam is Holland’s lively capital—both historical and modern. This colorful city is loved for its vibrant mix of sophisticated architecture and classic squares and canals. See the treasures of this 700-year-old city from a unique perspective on a canal cruise along the elegant grachten. On to Germany for a guided city walk in Cologne—the stunning 2,000-year-old city known for its Gothic-style architecture. Sail through the dramatic Rhine Gorge, offering the most beautiful view of the Rhine River, and stop in the charming wine town of Rüdesheim. Enjoy guided sightseeing in Würzburg, Volkach, Bamberg, Nuremberg, and Regensburg, and sail the Main Danube Canal, which connects the Main and Danube Rivers. Enjoy a stop in Austria's lovely town of Melk. Visit its magnificent Benedictine Abbey, then sail through the picturesque Wachau Valley.

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

*Featured price is per person, cruise only, based on double occupancy, on the departure date indicated, and includes taxes and fees and the Avalon $650 per person discount. Book a select 2021 or 2022 Avalon Europe river cruise to qualify for free round-trip economy class trans-Atlantic air from YYZ, YUL, YOW, YVR & YYC. Other gateway cities available from $199 to $299/person additional (inclusive of taxes/fees). Free air will be based on the lowest available priced itinerary at the time of air booking. Alternate schedules may be available at an additional cost. Does not apply to intra-vacation air. Offer combinable only with Welcome Back Credit, Peace of Mind Credit and select $650 or $350 per person land promo. Limited to new bookings for Canada originating travellers and economy class Flex air tickets; must be booked & under land and air deposit between April 20, 2021 and June 21, 2021 for travel on select cruise departures in 2021 or 2022. Pre-assigned seating is limited and may not be available on all flight segments. Offer does not apply to instant purchase air or Custom Tours. Groups of 8 or more do not qualify for this offer. Please call for Group options. Once ticketed, air reservations subject to change/cancellation penalties of between $300 per ticket and 100% of ticket value. Changes to air reservations (including itineraries involving $499 round-trip trans-Atlantic air) subject to airfare differentials between originally booked airline fare and re-booked air itinerary. Airline baggage fees may apply; visit www.iflybags.com for details. Air schedules are available approximately 330 days prior to last travel date. Flight schedules, routings and air carriers are at the discretion of Globus family of brands. Pre-assigned seating may not be available on all air segments. Additional restrictions apply; see Travel Terms for details. Air tickets are non-commissionable. Offer may be withdrawn at any time. Offer available from participating GFOB offices only. **Featured price is per person, cruise only, based on double occupancy, on the departure date indicated, and includes taxes and fees and the Avalon $650 per person discount. Book a select 2021 or 2022 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive $950, $650, $500, or $350 off per person on the cruise/land or cruise only price. Booking must be made, under deposit and discount applied between April 20 and June 21, 2021 for travel at select times in 2021. Not applicable to custom tours. Discount will apply to individual members of groups adding a name and non-refundable per person deposit within the promo window. Not applicable on TBA space. Offer reliant on space availability at time of booking and may be withdrawn at any time. Offer combinable only with Welcome Back Credit and Peace of Mind Credit. Applies to new 2021 or 2022 bookings only and offer will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. May be withdrawn at any time. Offer applies to participating GFOB offices only. 1The Peace of Mind Travel Plan allows for any 2021 booking made on Avalon Waterways, Cosmos, Globus or Monograms to be changed to a different brand, destination or to another 2021 or 2022 departure date. Notice of change in travel plans must be given before final payment date; standard cancellation penalties will apply for full cancellation without rebooking or changes made after final payment date. The penalty waiver applies to the land or cruise portion of the booking only; airfares and vacations booked air-inclusive may be subject to penalties and/or change fees from the airline*. Applicable price and eligible promotions for the new tour or cruise will apply; if new trip is less expensive, a future travel credit will be issued for the difference in price. Cannot be applied to charters, custom tours, or TBA space. No cash value. Credit is fully transferable. Offer reliant on space availability. May be withdrawn at any time. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. *See optional Travel Protection Plan coverage for details.