Avalon WaterWays River Cruise Deals & Discounts

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Avalon WaterWays River Cruise Deals & Discounts

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Book with Kingsbridge Travel and save $1,000 per couple (plus $299 Air) on select 2019 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises.*

Romantic Rhine with 2 nights Lucerne-Southbound 2019

Your 10-day European river cruise vacation includes stays in Holland, Germany, France, and Switzerland—embarking from Amsterdam. Before sailing down the Rhine River, you’ll enjoy a guided canal cruise through the Netherlands’ colorful capital city of Amsterdam. 

Departures:

  • Jun 22, 2019
  • Jun 25, 2019
  • Jun 29, 2019
  • Jul 13, 2019
  • Oct 12, 2019
  • Oct 15, 2019
  • Oct 19, 2019
  • Nov 30, 2019
  • Dec 7, 2019
  • Dec 14, 2019
  • Oct 26, 2019
  • Oct 29, 2019
  • Oct 23, 2019

Active Discovery on the Danube with 3 nights Prague-Westbound 2019

Whether you’re an art lover, a foodie, a history buff, or adventurer, your Active Discovery cruise invites you to experience each destination along the Danube River in ways that are perfect for you. With Avalon Choice, you can select the included excursions that are perfect for your preferences and pace—from Active to Discovery to Classic—with the added delight of three nights in the Golden City of Prague. 

Departures:

  • Jul 22, 2019
  • Aug 19, 2019
  • Oct 14, 2019
  • Oct 28, 2019
  • May 27, 2019
  • Jun 24, 2019
  • Sep 2, 2019
  • Sep 30, 2019
  • Apr 28, 2019

Active Discovery on the Danube with 3 nights Prague-Eastbound 2019

Start your Danube River vacation with three nights in the exquisite city of Prague. You’ll explore the Czech Republic capital with your choice of included excursions. Explore the Golden City with your choice of a guided sightseeing tour or an urban hike extending to the Prokopske Valley Nature Reserve. Enjoy a day of unhurried free time to explore the beauty, history, and welcoming cafes of Prague. En route to your Avalon Suite Ship, you’ll visit the charming, Bohemian town of Český Krumlov—then embark on your Active Discovery Danube River cruise. Whether you’re an art lover, a foodie, a history buff, or adventurer, your cruise includes Avalon Choice experiences that are perfect for any preference or pace—from Active to Discovery to Classic. 

Departures:

  • Jul 22, 2019
  • Aug 19, 2019
  • Oct 14, 2019
  • Oct 28, 2019
  • May 27, 2019
  • Jun 24, 2019
  • Sep 2, 2019
  • Sep 30, 2019
  • Apr 28, 2019

Central European Experience with 2 nights London and 2 nights Paris-Eastbound (WRN2)

Savor the experience of Central Europe’s gems along the Rhine, Moselle, and Main Rivers, and begin your adventure with a visit for 2 nights each in exciting London and romantic Paris. 

Departures:

  • Jul 28, 2019
  • May 5, 2019
  • Oct 20, 2019

Romantic Rhine with 2 nights Lucerne-Northbound 2019

You’ll start your European vacation tour with a visit to gorgeous Lucerne, Switzerland. With services provided by Monograms®, you’ll have a Local Host® to arrange your sightseeing, free-time recommendations, and any other assistance you need during your 2-night stay in Lucerne. Enjoy a guided walking tour including the Lion Monument, Old Town, Chapel Bridge, the Water Tower, Jesuit Church, and a special highlight excursion to Mount Pilatus. 

Departures:

  • Oct 31, 2019
  • Nov 3, 2019
  • Oct 20, 2019

Rhine & Rhone Revealed with 3 nights Barcelone-Southbound (WAL2)

This mesmerizing river cruise and land vacation begins on the Rhine River and then continues on the Saône and Rhône Rivers. Enjoy a canal cruise in splendid Amsterdam, as well as guided sightseeing in Cologne, Koblenz, and Strasbourg. Delight in excursions to Germany’s Black Forest and to Heidelberg—Germany’s oldest university town with its imposing castle. Also, sail through the dramatic Rhine Gorge, see the legendary Lorelei rock, and visit the Gutenberg Museum in Mainz. A motorcoach transfer takes you into France’s Burgundy region to fascinating Beaune for a visit to Hôtel-Dieu. Next, board your ship in quaint St. Jean de Losne and set sail for Macon, France’s gastronomic capital of Lyon, as well as medieval Tournon, charming Viviers, Avignon, and Arles. Daylight permitting, sail into the peaceful Camargue area. Disembark your river cruise ship and arrive in the French Riviera, the splendid Côte d’Azur, for a final night in France.

Departures:

  • Oct 15, 2019
  • Oct 29, 2019
  • Apr 2, 2019
  • Jul 23, 2019
  • Aug 20, 2019
  • Oct 1, 2019

Jewels of Central Europe with 2 nights Paris & 2 nights London-Westbound (WBR2)

Before you embark on your European river cruise, experience the unique energy of Budapest, the capital of Hungary, on a guided tour of the city and time to explore on your own. Sail past the impressive Parliament Building on the Danube River, to Austria’s elegant capital of Vienna. There’s a guided walk in the quaint village of Dürnstein, in the heart of the Wachau Valley, and a visit to the magnificent Benedictine Abbey of Melk. You’ll be introduced to the treasures of Passau, Regensburg, and Nuremberg, and take an excursion to Bavaria’s capital, Munich.

Departures:

  • Apr 9, 2019
  • May 21, 2019
  • Jul 2, 2019
  • Aug 13, 2019
  • Sep 24, 2019

Rhine & Rhone Revealed with 2 nights Paris & 2 nights London-Northbound (WLA2)

Your Avalon river cruise on the Rhine and Rhône rivers actually begins with a night on the beautiful Côte d'Azur. From the shimmering waters of the Mediterranean, you’ll travel to Arles to board your Avalon Suite Ship®. You’ll enjoy a guided walking tour of Arles—the city in Provence which inspired works by Vincent van Gogh. Cruise to the picturesque Avignon for sightseeing in the fortress city, sail to the charming village of Viviers to see the Romanesque cathedral and historic Old Town. 

Departures:

  • Oct 14, 2019
  • Oct 28, 2019
  • Apr 1, 2019
  • Apr 15, 2019
  • Jun 10, 2019
  • Jul 8, 2019
  • Aug 19, 2019
  • Sep 30, 2019

Grand France with 3 nights Venice & 3 nights Rome-Northbound (WLP2)

Begin your grand journey through France with an overnight stay in the stunning Côte d’Azur. You’ll transfer to Arles to board your Avalon Suite Ship® for your scenic river cruise through France. You’ll sail to beautiful Lyon, where you will enjoy a guided city sightseeing tour. You’ll continue to Dijon for a high-speed train ride to Paris—“The City of Lights,” from where your river cruise on the Seine begins. 

Departures:

  • Jul 8, 2019
  • Jul 22, 2019
  • Apr 1, 2019
  • Apr 15, 2019
  • Aug 19, 2019
  • Sep 30, 2019
  • Oct 14, 2019
  • Oct 28, 2019

From The Danube Delta to Prague with 2 nights Berlin & 2 nights Transylvania (WODC)

Your grand European escorted vacation is an adventure from the Danube Delta to the German capital of Berlin. From the legend of Dracula’s castle to the “Paris of the East” in Bucharest, to the “Golden City” of Prague, in the Czech Republic, you’ll embark on an odyssey of new discoveries to treasure.

Departures:

  • Oct 20, 2019
  • Jun 30, 2019
  • Aug 25, 2019

Grand France with 3 nights Barcelona-Southbound (WPL2)

This splendid river cruise vacation showcases France’s exciting scenery, history, and culture as you sail along its beautiful rivers.

Departures:

  • Apr 2, 2019
  • Apr 16, 2019
  • Jul 23, 2019
  • Oct 15, 2019
  • Oct 29, 2019
  • Jul 9, 2019
  • Aug 20, 2019
  • Oct 1, 2019

Burgundy & Provence with 3 nights Barcelona-Southbound (WJL2)

Opportunities abound on this delightful river cruise vacation to learn about France and the French. Your adventure begins with two overnights and guided sightseeing in Paris, then travel by high-speed train to Dijon and continue by motorcoach to fascinating Beaune for a visit of Hôtel-Dieu. Next, board your ship in quaint St. Jean de Losne and set sail for lovely Seurre, France’s gastronomic capital of Lyon, as well as medieval Tournon, charming Viviers, Avignon, and Arles. Daylight permitting, sail into the peaceful Camargue area.

Departures:

  • Apr 7, 2019
  • Apr 21, 2019

Romantic Rhine-Southbound (WAZ)

One of Europe’s most legendary rivers awaits you on this exciting journey along the Rhine River, which takes you across Germany—and touches in Holland, France, and Switzerland!

Departures:

  • Oct 15, 2019
  • Oct 19, 2019
  • Oct 23, 2019
  • Nov 30, 2019
  • Dec 7, 2019
  • Dec 14, 2019
  • Oct 26, 2019
  • Oct 29, 2019
  • Jun 22, 2019
  • Jun 25, 2019
  • Jun 29, 2019
  • Jul 13, 2019
  • Oct 12, 2019

Magnificent Europe-Westbound (WBA)

Your river cruise adventure begins with visits to three of Europe’s vibrant capital cities: Budapest, Hungary; Bratislava, Slovakia; and Vienna, Austria. A Local Guide will show you the must-see sites in each city and you’ll have plenty of time to explore on your own. See the famous Heroes’ Square in Budapest, stroll through Bratislava’s Old Town with its winding streets and bronze sculptures, and stop in a classic Viennese café for a decadent treat. Sail through the picturesque Wachau Valley and the dramatic Rhine Gorge. Visit Melk’s magnificent Benedictine Abbey and Würzburg’s baroque Bishop’s Residenz. Enjoy a tasting of Wachau wines. 

Departures:

  • May 16, 2019
  • May 24, 2019
  • May 30, 2019
  • Jun 27, 2019
  • Jul 7, 2019
  • Jul 19, 2019
  • Aug 8, 2019
  • Sep 27, 2019
  • Oct 9, 2019
  • Oct 22, 2019
  • Oct 25, 2019
  • Apr 13, 2019
  • May 2, 2019

Danube Dreams-Westbound (WBD)

Cruise along the peaceful Danube River through Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, and Germany—stopping at some of Central Europe’s most splendid capitals and charming towns along the way.

Departures:

  • Oct 31, 2019

Christmastime Budapest to Wiesbaden (WBF)

Board your Avalon Suite Ship® in Budapest after enjoying two nights in the “Pearl of the Danube.” Before sailing, you’ll enjoy a guided city sightseeing tour of the Hungarian capital city to see Budapest’s iconic sights, including Heroes’ Square. Visit vibrant Vienna and picturesque Krems, and sail through the rich wine-growing region of Austria’s Wachau Valley. 

Departures:

  • Dec 2, 2019

Active Discovery on the Danube-Westbound (WBL)

Whether you’re an art lover, a foodie, a history buff, or an energetic adventurer, your Active Discovery cruise on the Danube River invites you to experience culture and cuisine in creative ways that are perfect for you. With Avalon Choice, you can select the experiences that are perfect for your interests and pace—from Active to Discovery to Classic. Avalon Choice gives you a choice of included excursions in each port. 

Departures:

  • May 27, 2019
  • Jun 24, 2019
  • Sep 2, 2019
  • Sep 30, 2019
  • Apr 28, 2019
  • Jul 22, 2019
  • Aug 19, 2019
  • Oct 14, 2019
  • Oct 28, 2019

Christmastime from Budapest to Basel (WBM)

Board your Avalon Suite Ship® in Budapest—the “Pearl of the Danube”—after enjoying two nights in the “Pearl of the Danube.” Your Danube River trip embarks with an overnight cruise to Vienna to see the historic Vienna Opera House and stunningly beautiful St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Sail through the Wachau Valley, and stop in the beautiful villages along the way.
Continue your Christmas cruise sailing to Nuremberg. Enjoy a guided city sightseeing of Munich and go on with a guided sightseeing tour of the glowing Christkindlesmarkt of Bamberg—complete with dozens of nativity scenes of every size. 

Departures:

  • Dec 2, 2019

Christmastime Wiesbaden to Budapest (WFB)

Begin your European river cruise with incomparable festive cheer in the heart of Germany’s Christmas markets. Warm your heart and memories by embarking on your Avalon Suite Ship® in Wiesbaden, then on to a Bavarian Main river village for Christmas scenes and speciality sweets. Your Christmas cruise continues to Würzburg with classic sightseeing of the “Pearl of the Romantic Road” amid the glow of local Christmas markets and the city’s dazzling architecture.

Departures:

  • Dec 6, 2019

Christmastime in Alsace & Germany-Southbound (WFZ)

This one-of-a-kind Christmas river cruise through France and Germany takes you on an excursion to Heidelberg, Germany, to visit the fascinating ruins of Heidelberg Castle, towering magnificently over the city. At this time of year, an ice rink can be found at the foot of the castle and the Christmas market is spread over five town squares. Delight in the holiday cheer with Glühwein (hot mulled wine), bratwursts, and other regional delicacies. You’ll also find an array of crafts, Christmas decorations, and gifts.

Departures:

  • Dec 14, 2019
  • Dec 16, 2019

Tulips of Northern Holland (WHA)

Explore the well-known sites of Holland, plus some off the beaten path, for a unique and fascinating river cruise vacation! In Northern Holland, you may opt to see the colorful fields of tulips which make this part of the country so beautiful. Alternatively, in Enkhuizen, you may prefer to visit the Zuiderzee Museum to experience the local culture and history. Also, there’s an opportunity to meet some of the locals before continuing your river cruise through the area of Friesland. Here, you’ll visit the Royal Planetarium, nominated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 

Departures:

  • Apr 12, 2019
  • Apr 19, 2019
  • Mar 29, 2019
  • Apr 1, 2019
  • Apr 5, 2019
  • Apr 26, 2019
  • May 3, 2019

Reflections on the Seine-Southbound (WHP)

Start your vacation in France with a night in Paris—“The City of Lights,” before transferring to Le Havre to board your Avalon Suite Ship® for a Seine River cruise. Enjoy a guided sightseeing tour of this city, part of the World Heritage Sites. Continue to Rouen for a walking tour of the village where Joan of Arc was martyred, as well as the Notre-Dame Cathedral, and Astronomical Clock. From here, you’ll take an excursion to Normandy for a selection of excursions to choose from. You may wish to tour the beaches at Normandy, with the memorials and monuments for the allied forces, or take a “Taste of Normandy” tour to discover the farming traditions and culinary specialities of this area.

Departures:

  • Aug 12, 2019
  • Sep 23, 2019
  • May 20, 2019
  • Jul 1, 2019

Burgundy & Provence-Southbound (WJL)

This France river cruise adventure begins in style with two overnights in Paris—one of the world’s most romantic and vibrant cities! The City of Light has Notre Dame Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower, and the Louvre Museum with its elegant glass pyramid contrasting its ancient architecture. A guided city tour will show you all the must-see sights.

Departures:

  • Apr 21, 2019
  • Apr 7, 2019

Active Discovery on the Danube-Eastbound (WLB)

This exciting 9-day vacation introduces you to the people and places along your Danube River cruise from Linz to Budapest. Travel and explore in the most active, engaged and fun ways imaginable. With Active Discovery, the choice is always yours: whether you taste locally produced cheese and beer brewed by Trappist monks near Linz, or hike on the trails along the Danube for spectacular views; bike to an ancient border defence near Mauthausen or visit World War II’s largest concentration camp. 

Departures:

  • Jun 4, 2019
  • Sep 10, 2019
  • Oct 8, 2019
  • Apr 6, 2019
  • May 6, 2019
  • Jul 2, 2019
  • Jul 30, 2019
  • Aug 27, 2019
  • Oct 22, 2019

Active Discovery on the Rhone-Northbound (WLY)

Your Active Discovery river cruise is full of Avalon Choice inclusions for each port you visit along the Rhône River. Choose the Active, Classic, and Discovery included excursions that speak to you—from casual and leisurely to cultural and active. In addition to classic sightseeing and relaxed free time, you can visit an oyster farm, bike through Camargue Regional Nature Park to spot flamingos, or take a painting workshop in Arles—in the style of Van Gogh. You’ll have the classic sightseeing and relaxing activities in each destination, along with your choice of included arts, culture, and cuisine excursions, for the French vacation you’ve dreamed of.

Departures:

  • May 14, 2019
  • Jun 25, 2019
  • Sep 17, 2019
  • Aug 6, 2019

The Legendary Danube (WNB)

From Prague to vibrant Budapest, this Danube river cruise vacation takes you to four countries. And the scenic beauty along the way as you cruise past quaint towns can be experienced right from your stateroom or while sipping wine atop the Sky Deck of your ship.

Departures:

  • Jul 14, 2019
  • Jul 21, 2019
  • Jul 30, 2019
  • Aug 4, 2019
  • Aug 6, 2019
  • Aug 9, 2019
  • Aug 11, 2019
  • Oct 22, 2019
  • Oct 29, 2019
  • Nov 5, 2019

Christmastime from Prague to Basel (WNM)

Prague, the beautiful Czech capital, is set on the banks of the Vltava River and a Local Guide will be proud to show you the famous sights. The Christmas market offers rows of brightly decorated wooden huts selling ornaments and Czech handicrafts. Explore to your heart’s content and try a traditional hot sausage from one of the stalls.

Departures:

  • Dec 7, 2019
  • Dec 9, 2019

Central European Experience-Westbound (WNR)

This Central European river cruise will take you from the gothic skyline of Prague to Remich on the Main, Rhine, and Moselle Rivers.
It begins with two overnights in Prague, one of Europe’s most magical cities. You’ll see Prague’s best-known treasures like St. Vitus Cathedral, a gothic masterpiece that dominates the skyline.

Departures:

  • May 28, 2019
  • Jul 9, 2019
  • Aug 20, 2019
  • Apr 16, 2019

German Grandeur-Westbound (WNZ)

Your European scenic river cruise begins with two nights in Munich. You’ll enjoy a guided tour of King Ludwig’s Neuschwanstein Castle, and visit the mountain village of Oberammergau—known for its once-a-decade production of the Passion Play. You may decide instead to take a guided tour of the fascinating highlights of Munich. You’ll then embark on your Avalon Suite Ship® in Nuremberg, and sail to Bamberg for a guided walking tour of the historic home to imperial dynasties.

Departures:

  • Jul 11, 2019

From the Black Sea to the North Sea-Westbound (WOA)

This enchanting river cruise from the Danube Delta to Amsterdam is truly an adventure. Glide past quaint towns, beautiful scenery, and historic buildings along the Danube, Main, and Rhine Rivers—with guided sightseeing onshore and plenty of free time to explore.

Departures:

  • Apr 23, 2019
  • Sep 10, 2019
  • Jul 30, 2019

The Danube from the Black Sea to Budapest-Westbound (WOB)
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