River Cruises & Small-Ship Cruises
Discover the Difference of Inspired Design with Avalon
Whether you'd like a romantic mini-break, an in-depth 24-day exploration, or something in between, Avalon Waterways collection of incredible river cruise and small-ship cruise itineraries means you'll experience the very best of the world—your way. Awaken each morning embraced by a place that takes you back in time.
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Danube River Cruises
As Europe's second-longest river and a vital means of transportation for 2,000 years, the Danube is the only major European river to flow from west to east. The Danube River rises in Germany's Black Forest and flows through or along the borders of 10 countries.
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Rhine River Cruises
Take a Rhine River cruise on one of Europe's most legendary rivers. Flowing from the Swiss Alps of Switzerland, through Germany, and to Holland's North Sea, the Rhine River is most famous for its legendary Lorelei rock and the imposing medieval castles that line its banks.
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Seine River Cruises
The Seine River rises just northwest of Dijon and flows northwesterly through Paris before emptying into the English Channel at Le Havre. It's one of Europe's great historic rivers and since the early Middle Ages has been considered the river of Paris.
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Ships That Were Built Around You.
The Suite Ships® of Avalon Waterways® have revolutionized the way people river cruise. Our spacious, innovative Panorama Suites are some of the largest in river cruising, featuring our unique Open-Air Balconies® with giant wall-to-wall windows that provide spectacular views.
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