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Sail Europe with Avalon Waterways

Receive free air from select Canadian gateways on select 2019 or 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises*

Book by Jun 30, 2019

 

 


Europe River Cruises: Explore the Great Rivers of Europe

Gently rambling, eagerly flowing, wildly rushing…each of Europe's legendary waterways have a distinct personality and a long, fascinating history. Whether you choose the blue Danube, the romantic Rhine, or one of the many other rivers, your perspective on this magnificent continent will be forever changed.

 

Receive free air from select Canadian gateways on select 2019 or 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises* PLUS Receive prepaid gratuities on select 2020 Avalon Waterways river cruises**.

 

Suggested Sailings

Romantic RhineMar 31, 2020 - Apr 07, 2020 (8 Days)

Basel to Amsterdam | Expression (Cat D)
CAD $3,795 Per Person Incl taxes
Receive free air from select Canadian gateways on select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises* + Prepaid Gratuities

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

Danube Dreams for Wine LoversOct 29, 2020 - Nov 05, 2020 (8 Days)

Budapest to Deggendorf | Illumination (Cat D)
CAD $4,101 Per Person Incl taxes
Receive free air from select Canadian gateways on select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises* + Prepaid Gratuities

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. Begin this timeless European river cruise in Budapest, where guided sightseeing acquaints you with the highlights of the vibrant capital of Hungary and a local expert will give you an introduction to the city including the must-see sights and will take you to a secret wine cellar for a tasting. Set sail on the Danube, take pictures of the impressive views of the Parliament Building as you leave Budapest, and head for Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. Here enjoy a guided walk through the delightful Old Town and visit the gothic St. Martin’s Cathedral. Vienna, Austria, the “City of Music,” makes an immediate impression with its lavish Habsburg Imperial Palace and neo-renaissance Vienna Opera House.

Active & Discovery on the DanubeJul 02, 2020 - Jul 10, 2020 (9 Days)

Linz to Budapest | Illumination (Cat E)
CAD $4,824 Per Person Incl taxes
Receive free air from select Canadian gateways on select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises* + Prepaid Gratuities

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.

If you want to see the world, cruise down its legendary rivers. If you want to see more of the world, look no further than Avalon Waterways. Avalon’s Suite Ships feature one-of-a-kind Panorama Suites, with the widest opening windows in river cruising, the industry’s only Open-Air Balcony, and beds facing the incredible views. Beyond the wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling windows is a world waiting to be explored—your way. Whether you want to enjoy a guided walking tour of one of Europe's great cities, join a cooking class or paddle a canoe, the Avalon Choice® selections of Classic, Discovery and Active excursions offer a wide range of possibilities. When you prefer to explore on your own, Avalon can help you with all the recommendations, information and gear you need with the new Adventure Center and AvalonGO Mobile App. And when it's time to refuel, your dining options on board are as wide open as your views, with the new FlexDining® choices.

Terms & Conditions

*Book a select 2019 or 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive free round-trip economy class trans-Atlantic air from Calgary, Edmonton, Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Quebec City, Regina, Saskatoon, Toronto, Vancouver, Victoria, Winnipeg. Other gateway cities available for $199/person additional (inclusive of taxes/fees). Free air offer is based on lowest-priced economy class Flex airfare available for booking at time of reservation and scheduled to coincide with cruise itinerary; pre-assigned airline seats are limited and may not be available on all air segments. Quotes available online or by calling a Travel Professional. Limited to new bookings for CANADA originating travellers and economy class Flex air tickets; must be booked & under deposit between May 1 - August 27, 2019 for travel in 2019 or 2020. A $550 non-refundable deposit is due at time of booking. Offer does not apply to instant purchase air and Groups. Offer is combinable only with the Welcome Back Credit (if applicable). Not applicable on Royal Suites. Promotional discounts do not carry forward on voluntarily changed air bookings; other promotions at time of change may be available. Once ticketed, air reservations subject to change/cancellation penalties of between $300 per ticket and 100% of ticket value. Changes to ticketed air reservations (including itineraries involving free round-trip trans-Atlantic air) also subject to airfare differentials between originally ticketed air itinerary and re-ticketed air itinerary. Additional airline baggage fees may apply; visit www.iflybags.com for details. Air schedules are available approximately 330 days prior to return travel date. Flight schedules, routings and air carriers are at the discretion of Globus family of brands. Additional restrictions apply; see Travel Terms for details. Air tickets are non-commissionable. Offer may be withdrawn at any time. Offer available from participating GFOB offices only. **Book a select 2020 Avalon Europe or Mekong river cruise through a Virtuoso Advisor and get the standard prepaid cruise gratuities included for the full length of the cruise portion of the vacation. Must be booked, under deposit and discount applied by December 31, 2019 for travel at select times in 2020. Combinable with other offers EXCEPT Travel Agent Discounts and groups. Applies to 2020 bookings only. Must mention code VGRAT20. Offer reliant on space availability. Not applicable to groups or custom tours. Not applicable on TBA space. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. May be withdrawn at any time.

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