Avalon Waterways River Cruises

Avalon Waterways is a member of the Globus family of brands and is backed by more than 80 years of experience in planning itineraries and guiding vacations around the world. As experts in luxury travel, Avalon continues to raise the bar when it comes to river cruising by creating truly unique packages—on one of the youngest fleets on the waterways today. On post-river cruise surveys, Avalon Waterways received a 98% satisfaction rating.

Avalon Waterways River Cruise Destinations

Europe: Rhine, Mosel & Danube Rivers
France: Rhone & Seine Rivers
Portugal: Douro River
Russia: Volga River
Vietnam / Cambodia: Mekong River
Egypt: Nile River
China: Yangtze River

Avalon Waterways River Cruise Ships

Avalon Imagery, Avalon Visionary, Avalon Artistry II, Avalon Expression, Avalon Impression, Avalon Illumination, Avalon Poetry II, Avalon Tapestry II, Avalon Tranquility II, Avalon Passion, Avalon Vista, Avalon Panorama, Avalon Felicity, Avalon Luminary, Avalon Affinity, Avalon Saigon, Avalon Myanmar, Avalon Siem Reap, Century Legend, Treasure of Galápagos, Delfin III

Points of Distinction

  • Panoramic windows throughout every ship
  • Welcome reception and farewell gala dinner
  • Professional cruise director on each cruise
  • Shore excursions led by English speaking tour guides
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access.
  • Premium coffees, cappuccinos and lattes.
  • L’Occitane bath amenities.
  • Sparkling wine with breakfast
  • Complimentary soft drinks with lunch. Complimentary regional wines at dinner
  • Chef-inspired regional recipes.
  • Four-course dinners with open seating


  • Cruise Critic: Best River Cruise Line Cabins
  • Money Magazine: Best River Cruise Lines (Gold)
  • Cruise Report: Best River Cruise Accommodations – Avalon VistaSM
  • USA Today 10 Best: Reader Choice Awards