A world beyond.
Hassle-free planning, regional Tour Directors & Local Guides, Handpicked hotels and inclusions, seamless transportation, VIP access, and rare Local Favourites that go beyond the guidebook. 

Adventure is knocking.
Turn “never thought I would” into “glad I did” with a budget-friendly tour that includes all the essentials plus a great mix of included excursions and free time. 

 

Cruising Elevated.
Cruise on Suite Ships with the widest stateroom views from your window-facing bed. Relaxed luxury flows throughout the ship in every detail plus personalise with Classic, Active, and Discovery excursions.

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At Avalon Waterways, when we think laidback luxury, we think good wine and a relaxed atmosphere. Our speciality Wine Cruises will take your palate on a tasty adventure throughout Europe. In France, delight in walking through lush fruit orchards in Normandy and savour the local drop in Burgundy. On-board, enjoy the luxury of cheese and wine tastings during the day and expert-planned food-and-wine pairings at night. Learn how to distinguish between bouquets and develop your own wine preferences as you learn room master winemakers and sommeliers as you visit wine villages, vineyards and famed cellars throughout the continent.

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THE DANUBE FROM THE BLACK SEA TO GERMANY (WINE APPRECIATION)
BUCHAREST   VILSHOFEN
18 days,7 Countries
Tour: WODOW
THE DANUBE FROM THE BLACK SEA TO GERMANY (WINE APPRECIATION)
Sail from the Danube Delta of the Black Sea to Hungary’s capital of Budapest through the Balkans, Hungary, and Austria on your European river cruise. Begin with an overnight stay in Bucharest for a...
BURGUNDY & PROVENCE (WINE APPRECIATION)
CHALON   ARLES
8 days,1 Country
Tour: WJLW
BURGUNDY & PROVENCE (WINE APPRECIATION)
Take a delightful river cruise through France along the Rhône and Saône Rivers with guided sightseeing in well-known French treasures and some hidden gems too! Take in the beautiful countryside,...
GRAND FRANCE (WINE APPRECIATION)
ARLES   PARIS
15 days,1 Country
Tour: WLPW
GRAND FRANCE (WINE APPRECIATION)
This river cruise holiday showcases France’s charm, breathtaking views, and rich history. A Master of Wine will accompany you on your cruise on the Rhône River with presentations, tastings, and wine...
RHINE & RHONE REVEALED (WINE APPRECIATION)
AMSTERDAM   ARLES
15 days,4 Countries
Tour: WALW
RHINE & RHONE REVEALED (WINE APPRECIATION)
Immerse yourself in French and German culture on this fabulous Europe river cruise holiday along the Rhine, Saône, and Rhône Rivers. Spectacular views begin in Holland’s popular, modern capital of...
RHINE & RHONE REVEALED (WINE APPRECIATION)
ARLES   AMSTERDAM
15 days,3 Countries
Tour: WLAW
RHINE & RHONE REVEALED (WINE APPRECIATION)
Immerse yourself in French and German culture on this fabulous European river cruise holiday along the Rhône and Rhine Rivers. Take photos of the spectacular views that capture the romance and...
DANUBE DREAMS (WINE APPRECIATION)
BUDAPEST   VILSHOFEN
8 days,4 Countries
Tour: WBDW
DANUBE DREAMS (WINE APPRECIATION)
Cruise along the peaceful Danube River through Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, and Germany—discovering some of Central Europe’s most splendid capitals and charming towns along the way. A Master of Wine...
GRAND FRANCE (WINE APPRECIATION)
PARIS   ARLES
15 days,1 Country
Tour: WPLW
GRAND FRANCE (WINE APPRECIATION)
On this France river cruise holiday, enjoy wine, cheese, beautiful views, and stops in the most charming and historical parts of France. Sail along the Seine River to the picturesque Normandy region....
BURGUNDY & PROVENCE (WINE APPRECIATION)
ARLES   CHALON
8 days,1 Country
Tour: WLJW
BURGUNDY & PROVENCE (WINE APPRECIATION)
Take a wondrous journey through beautiful views of France along the Rhône and Saône Rivers with guided sightseeing in the well-known French treasures and some hidden gems too! A Master of Wine will...

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