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When you travel with Avalon Waterways, you're considered a "group" when there are at least 8 people traveling together, and that's when you start earning special benefits. You could be celebrating a milestone birthday, reconnecting with friends, traveling with your alumni, large family, or a special interest group. Coordinating group travel is not always easy—and that's where we come in. Avalon Waterways…the experts in group travel.
Avalon offers a great collection of river and small-ship cruises in Europe, Asia, and South America aboard the newest ships, along with the planning, support, and choice you need to make your cruise absolutely inspiring.
Why book your vacation with Avalon Waterways
- More Selection
24 countries. 58 core cruises. And more ways to explore the world on its legendary waterways than anyone else.
- More Included Features
We provide more choices of included sightseeing, special inside visits, and captivating Local Favorites than the others.
- More Quality
We never compromise - on board or on shore. From our exclusive Suite Ships and complimentary wines and beer with dinners to a choice of included sightseeing, your entire cruise is a cut above the competition.
- More Experience
Tap into our 87 years of travel expertise for hard-to-get tickets, special dinners, and behind-the-scenes VIP access into the world's must-see sites.
- More Service
If you're traveling with eight or more people, our specialized Groups Department is standing by and ready to help you at any time.
- More Choice
As if 58 river and small-ship cruises weren't enough, our Custom Tours Department can put together a tailor-made pre or post itinerary for groups of 20+ travelers. Partial and full ship charters are also available for large groups.
- And, More Savings
Booking your group on an Avalon Waterways river cruise will save you and your group money - find out how.
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And for groups of 8+ people traveling together, you'll enjoy:
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Additional Group Travel Resources
- To charter a cruise - Groups that fill more than half the ship may request a full or partial charter. Contact email@example.com or call 877.303.7753 for details.
- For travel agents - For information on how we support travel agents with group marketing and booking, visit our Travel Agent Portal or call us at 800.221.0097.
- For group leaders -If you regularly plan group vacations for a school, church, business or affinity group, one of our group travel specialists or partnering travel agents can help with your annual group travel plans. Visit www.GlobusFamilyGroups.com for more information or call 866.821.2752.