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  • Experience a world beyond your expectations. Choose from our award-winning vacations on virtually every continent with local favorites and off-the-beaten-path experiences only Globus can share.

  • We know why you travel. You’d rather have an extra day exploring than a fancy chocolate on your pillow at night. Enjoy hand-selected inclusions and world-class experiences for value-minded travel lovers like you.

  • Raise your sights and set your sails for the rivers of Europe, South America, and Asia on an Avalon Waterways cruise. Elevate your cruise experience with fewer passengers, more choices, and endless possibilities.


Embark on an Avalon river cruise with your choice of over 70 cruises on 10 rivers through 22 countries. Explore Europe, Asia, South America, and Egypt in the relaxed luxury only Avalon Waterways can deliver. Discover the European continent on its legendary rivers from the North Sea to the Black Sea or from the French countryside to the waterways of Holland. Enjoy first-class service and award-winning excursions through the vineyards of France, the vistas of Germany, and the windmills of Holland. Discover timeless tradition and endless European beauty on the Rhine, Danube, Seine, Rhône, and Saône Rivers—to name a few. Explore South America with a cruise through the Amazon Rainforest or embark on an expedition to the Galápagos Islands. Discover ancient traditions on the Mekong River in Southeast Asia, the sacred Ganges in India, or the mysterious Nile in Egypt.

Select a cruise that sparks your interest below to see full details for Avalon's 2022 and 2023 available departures. We invite you to go ahead and rock the boat with Avalon Choice® excursions, Active & Discovery itineraries, and YourWay on-land options to cruise, see, and do as you like! 

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