Amazing destinations, highly desirable staterooms, and incredible dining choices are just a few ways Avalon Waterways sets itself apart from the rest. Avalon Waterways joined the Globus family of brands in 2003, and has continued to deliver a high quality of service to every corner of the world.
Destinations are a big reason people travel and Avalon Waterways has many fascinating itineraries all over the world. Their Europe river cruises offer the widest selection of destinations and provides access to most of the popular European cities and countries. They also offer a number of special interest itineraries, including Active Discovery, which invites travelers to peruse physically engaging passions. Some favorites include, hiking, biking, canoeing, and golfing.
Asia river cruises bring you on a journey of ancient traditions and colorful cultures. Avalon Waterways brings you a more immersive experience by only inviting up to 40 travelers on their Asian journeys.
South American cruises take you island hopping in the Galapagos or through the Peruvian Amazon. Both itineraries allow travelers to encounter wild life and explore untamed wilderness. The best part is you will return to your luxury ship and sleep in an oversized plush bed with air conditioning every night. Avalon Waterways’ African river cruise includes incredible sites that can’t be found anywhere else in the world. You will be exploring the Great Pyramids of Giza, the last of the Seven Wonders of The World, and marveling at King Tut’s treasures.
Avalon Waterways’ ships deliver the most spacious staterooms, inspired design enhancements, and highly desirable amenities and services. One of the most notable points of difference is the way the furniture is arranged in the in suites. Beds face the large windows so you can watch the incredible sights river cruising is famous for. Not only is this layout relaxing, it also allows ample luggage storage and space for expansive 3 door closets, so you can unpack all your clothes and person affects. Avalon Waterways also offers luxurious high quality bath products, complimentary in room bottled water, and enhanced soundproofing so you get that perfect night sleep.
Outside of the staterooms, guests will enjoy complimentary WIFI throughout the ship, a 24 hour self-serve complimentary beverage station, panoramic lounges with premium spirits and a well-stocked libraries with books, games and cards. Avalon Waterways is truly a home away from home.
Food is a huge part of the culture experience of traveling and Avalon Waterways does not disappoint. On every cruise, they bring a local chef on board to interact with guests and prepare a special dinner, offering a true taste of the culture. Avalon Waterways features a breakfast buffet, with made to order options, for early risers and travelers who need a few more hours of sleep. The lunch buffet has pasta and meat carving stations and can be enjoyed on the outside sky deck or inside with panoramic views. Dinner is a special treat because they serve a four course à la carte meal with wine parings from the region you are traveling.
Not only does Avalon Waterways bring you the dining options you crave, but they also provide delicious dishes that are healthy too. Starting in 2017, they are introducing Avalon Fresh Cruising, and exciting collection of wholesome menu items brought to you by 2 Austrian chefs. Their focus is using healthy, quality and locally grown ingredients to create foods with an international flair.
Avalon Waterways raises the bar on river cruises with the newest fleet, the most included shore excursions and dining options with tantalizing local flavors. With Avalon Waterways, you can step beyond ordinary and discover a journey that is perfect for you.