Explore the world as a traveller, not a tourist, on a trip packed with inclusions. VIP experiences and first-class, insider encounters.

Cosmos is for those that adore the explore without breaking the bank. Hassle-free and flexible, you dream it and we create it.

You're a lone ranger but don't want to be completely alone. We'll help plan your itinerary and set you up with our friends. Less hassles, more amazing, that's Monograms.

Get personal. This is experiential river cruising, your way. From Europe to the Galapagos and Asia, Avalon is relaxed luxury with choices as many, and individual as you.

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Drift Away. Your Way. 

On an Avalon Waterways river cruise, the possibilities are as wide open as the expansive views. The same company that reinvented river cruise ships has redefined the river cruise experience. Beyond the widest views on the water is an open invitation to experience your destination in more ways, in exceptional ways, in your way.

2020 Cruises Out Now

Tulip Time in Holland & Belgium, 8 days now from $4,280 Active & Discovery on the Rhone, 8 days Port-Saint-Louis to Lyon

Danube Symphony, 6 days Passau to BudapestMagnificent Europe, 15 days now from $8,466 pp twin share

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Experience the widest waterfront view of the world. 

We promise more than a good view on an Avalon Waterways® river cruise – we deliver the suite view. Our entire fleet in Europe and Southeast Asia is completely comprised of Suite Ships®, each featuring our Panorama SuitesSM with the widest opening windows in river cruising, the industry’s only Open-Air BalconySM, and an inviting bed facing the ever-changing scenery. Voted the 'Best Cabins in River Cruising' by Cruise Critic, our wall-to-wall and floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows blur the line between outside and in, presenting the greatest window of opportunity in river cruising.

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We navigate. You steer.

While we’ve thoughtfully planned a captivating collection of nautical journeys along the world’s legendary rivers, your final itinerary is completely up to you. With our proprietary YourWay options, you can extend your holiday before and after your cruise with exciting stays in worldly cities. And with our exclusive onboard Avalon ChoiceSM offering, you have your pick of the widest array of included excursions – from classic sightseeing to immersive discoveries to active adventures. With the flexibility to choose exactly what you wish to do before, during and after your cruise, Avalon offers the most desirable amenity of all – the freedom to cruise your way.

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2020 Offers Available Now

2020 Europe Air Credit2020 Asia Credit

Terms and conditions

*Terms & Conditions: All care is taken to promote correct pricing at time of printing (15/04/19), is dependent on availability and will be confirmed at reservation. Advertised special launch pricing only valid until 30/05/19. Prices are per person (pp), twin share based on Cat E. Deluxe Staterooms. Book a 2020 Europe river cruise and get an Air Credit to use towards an airfare of your choice. Air Credit value dependent on cruise & departure booked and will range from $200 - $2,400pp. Select dates are not eligible for promotion. Availability will be confirmed at time of enquiry. Offer valid for new 2020 Europe bookings made from 03/04/19 - 30/05/19 (or until sold out). Offer will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. To secure reservation and offer a non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $500pp/per cruise is required within 7 days of booking (or by 30/05/19; whichever comes first). Air Credit will be processed as a discount off the booking invoice at time of reservation. Should you cancel or change your cruise, Air Credit becomes null and void and the full cost of any airfare purchased, or any change fees will be your responsibility. All airline payment and cancellation terms are independent of Avalon Waterways. Avalon Waterways is not responsible for any booking element of the airfare that you have used the credit for, even if SafetyNet Protection has been purchased. Standard Avalon cancellation penalties apply. SafetyNet Protection may be purchased, standard conditions apply. SafetyNet Protection cover relates only to the Avalon Waterways portion of the booking and does not cover any associated airfares booked in conjunction with this offer. Air Credit is 100% non-refundable & non-transferable and is handled as a discount off the cruise portion. Air Credit value will be calculated on standard brochure itinerary duration. Offer not combinable with any other promotion. Offer valid for singles - single supplement applies. Offer can be withdrawn or amended at any time without notice. Additional restrictions may apply. Full Avalon 2020 terms & conditions apply, please ensure you read these prior to booking – see the 2020 Avalon Waterways brochure or visit avalonwaterways.co.nz.