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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Ship Amenities

  • Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Windows
  • Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs and shade awnings
  • Fitness Center
  • Non-smoking interior and staterooms
  • Elevator
  • Elegant, contemporary design
  • Outside viewing deck
  • Headsets for guided shore excursions in Europe
  • Friendly, English-speaking crew and Cruise Director
  • Sightseeing with Certified Local Guides
  • Onboard lectures, activities & nightly entertainment
Deck Plan

Deck Plan

Sky Deck Royal Deck Sapphire Deck Indigo Deck
Staterooms

DELUXE STATEROOM (CATEGORY E & D) - 172 SQ. FT.

Features unique to this category:

Two bay windows

PANORAMA SUITE (CATEGORY A, B & P) - 200 SQ. FT.

Features unique to this category:

Wall-to-wall Panoramic Window measuring 11'- 50% larger than industry standard

Wall-to-wall Panoramic Window opens to transform the living space into a large Open-Air-Balcony

Open-Air-Balcony with spacious sitting area

ROYAL SUITE (CATEGORY S) - 300 SQ. FT.

Features unique to this category:

Wall-to-wall Panoramic Window measuring 11'- 50% larger than industry standard

Wall-to-wall Panoramic Window opens to transform the living space into a large Open-Air-Balcony

Open-Air-Balcony with spacious sitting area

Inspired Dining

INCREDIBLE DINING CHOICES:

  • Welcome cocktail with sparkling wine & canapés
  • Welcome dinner
  • Five-course farewell dinner
  • Daily early- and late-riser breakfasts
  • Full buffet breakfast with sparkling wine and made-to-order egg station
  • Lunch buffet with pasta and carving stations
  • Afternoon tea featuring tea, coffee and sweet treats
  • Social Hour in Main Lounge
  • Chef-inspired regional & Western recipes
  • Four-course dinners with choice of appetisers, soups, mains & desserts
  • Complimentary regional wines, beers or soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Self-serve beverage station with complimentary premium Lavazza coffee, tea and hot chocolate
Entertainment
Nightly Piano Music
Sightseeing with Local Guides
Onboard Activities
Avalon Choice
New to the legendary waters of Europe in 2014, the Avalon Poetry II offers a delightfully intimate cruise setting along the Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers. Like its sister ships, the Avalon Artistry II and Avalon Visionary, the Poetry II features two full decks of suites featuring Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Windows that transform the living space into a unique Open-Air Balcony.

Popular Cruises

9 days 1 Country
REFLECTIONS ON THE SEINE
PARIS   PARIS
Tour: WPHP
REFLECTIONS ON THE SEINE

Begin your panoramic French river cruise on the Seine with a visit to Paris—"The City of Light.” Discover the true heart of Paris on a guided walk through the city’s rich history, or take a tour to...

8 days 2 Countries
TULIP TIME CRUISE
AMSTERDAM   AMSTERDAM
Tour: WAA
TULIP TIME CRUISE

This springtime river cruise gets underway in Holland’s colorful capital of Amsterdam. This 700-year-old city offers an abundance of classic architecture, cafés, and restaurants to explore before you...

8 days 4 Countries
ROMANTIC RHINE
AMSTERDAM   BASEL
Tour: WAZ
ROMANTIC RHINE

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...

16 days 5 Countries
MAGNIFICENT RIVERS OF EUROPE
BUDAPEST   AMSTERDAM
Tour: WBA
MAGNIFICENT RIVERS OF EUROPE

From Budapest to Amsterdam, and many exciting stops along the way, you’ll be immersed in the culture of Central Europe in a unique way on this timeless river cruise holiday. Your river cruise...

15 days 1 Country
GRAND FRANCE
PORT ST LOUIS   PARIS
Tour: WLP
GRAND FRANCE

This river cruise holiday showcases France’s charm, breath-taking views, and rich history. Your adventure begins on the Rhône River with a visit to Arles, France—famous for inspiring the paintings of...

8 days 2 Countries
MEKONG DISCOVERY
HO CHI MINH CITY (SAIGON)   PHNOM PENH
Tour: WHS
MEKONG DISCOVERY

On this unique and inspiring Southeast Asia river cruise through Vietnam and Cambodia, you’ll be immersed in the cultures and ancient traditions as you sightsee and spend time with locals in the most...