Help With Planning Your River Cruise Vacation

Help With Planning Your River Cruise Vacation

Come Discover a Cruise Unlike Any Other

Avalon River Cruises are a member of Cruise Lines International Association, Inc.Let your mind wander and imagine the cruise of your dreams. The perfect ship. The most captivating places. A stateroom without equal. You fill in the rest. With Avalon, your cruise experience can be as unique as you are, because we give you the freedom to truly personalize it...just the way you want. Everywhere you turn, the choice is yours…from a great selection of menu and dining options to a range of sightseeing paces, optional excursions, and even bed configuration. Avalon offers more than 70 cruise options, with unique itineraries, exciting special interest river cruises, cruise combinations, and pre- and post-cruise extensions. Travelers gave our river cruise vacations a 98% satisfaction rating on post-river cruise surveys.

Choose the Cruise That's Right for You

From Germany to Austria, France to Switzerland, China to the Galápagos Islands, we can assist you with choosing a cruise that's perfect for you.

Now is the time to discover the most elevated cruise experience. Modern and upscale staterooms, elegant dining options and eye-opening excursions at just the right pace. Avalon's unparalleled passion for details makes every moment count.

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Tips & Tricks

Revealing Travel: Avalon River Cruise BlogRevealing Travel: The Avalon River Cruise Blog
As you plan - or just dream about - your next vacation, we invite you to get inspired by the Avalon travel blog showcasing news, tips, and stories! Plus, read what others are saying about is and see where Avalon Waterways is featured in the news.

Every great traveler has someone "on the inside" who knows all of the best kept secrets about their travel destinations. Let us be your inside source!

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Know Before You Go

These "Know Before You Go" travel tips are designed with you in mind. They contain information to help you prepare and enjoy your river cruise. It is your guide to getting ready and contains general information on travel documentation, customs, and country-specific information, including budgeting, transportation, climate, languages, and much, much more. With Avalon Waterways, you benefit from our travel experience.

Know Before You Go

Passport to Travel App

Read more about the Passport to Travel AppMeant to accompany travelers on their journey – from vacation planning to play – this free iPhone, iPod touch and iPad app gives them a number of fun features.
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Community. Updates. Deals.

Like Avalon Waterways on FacebookJoin Avalon Waterways on Facebook, where you can find many other river cruise enthusiasts. You may also want to read stories and view photos of passengers' river cruise experiences.
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Avalon on Instagram

Like Avalon Waterways on Instagram Follow along with Avalon Waterways on Instagram as we cruise on the youngest, most innovative ships and inspired itineraries in river cruising.
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Valued Journeys Club Member

Journeys ClubJourneys Club is the frequent travelers club for Avalon Waterways. Through it, we reward our frequent travelers with attractive perks. It's our way of saying "thank you" for traveling with us.
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