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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Short & Suite River Cruises

See more of the world in a shorter span! Avalon Waterways can help time-starved travellers, the budget savvy, and those wanting to dip their toes in river cruise waters for the first time with a choice of 4-, 5- and 6-day river cruise itineraries.

Economic Intiatives

Active & Discovery on the Rhone, 9 days Port-Saint-Louis to Lyon

2020 Offers

 Save up to $6,900 per couple on 2020 Europe river cruises2020 Asia Sale

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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.

Experience a Europe Suite Ship

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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Terms and conditions

*Terms & Conditions: All care is taken to promote correct pricing at time of printing (29/01/20), is dependent upon availability and will be confirmed at time of reservation. All prices are per person (pp), twin share, include applicable charges and savings and are based on a Cat. E Deluxe Stateroom. Book a 2020 Europe river cruise and save - save value is dependent on the cruise and departure date booked and will range from $500 – $3450 per person (any deck/cabin category). Book a 2020 Asia (Mekong or Ganges) river cruise & save - save value is dependent on the cruise and departure date booked and will range from $350 – $2200 per person (any deck/cabin category). Offers are reliant on space and cabin availability and apply to new 2020 bookings only, made from 01/02/20 to 09/03/20, or until sold out. Applicable cruise savings can be viewed online on cruise itinerary pages. Select dates are not eligible for promotion.  Offers will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. To secure reservation and offer a non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $500per person/per cruise is required within 7 days of booking (or by 09/03/20; whichever comes first). Offers valid for Singles – single supplement applies. Offers not combinable with any other promotion except the Welcome Back Credit. Offers 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.