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Avalon Waterways

Avalon Waterways offer first class river cruises onboard their award-winning fleet of modern river vessels.

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  • What's Included
  • About Avalon Waterways
  • Included Travel Flights and rail travel are included with all Avalon itineraries. Prefer not to fly,, we're delighted to announce that we now offer rail travel to and from the majority of our European cruises
  • Included Personal Chauffeur Service Start and finish your holiday in style with our included personal chauffeur service. Travel in a private executive car to and from your chosen departure airport or station.* terms and conditions apply
  • Included Daily Sightseeing Daily sightseeing tours with local guides are included with all of our itineraries, but they're completely optional, so it's up to you whether you choose to explore each calling point or relax in the comfort of your luxurious stateroom
  • Included Dining and Drinks with Dinner Enjoy sumptuous full-board dining, including gourmet waiter-service cuisine, with regional wines and beer with lunch & dinner. and you can enjoy splendid afternoon teas with cakes. The all-day beverage station serves premium teas and coffees
  • Largest Staterooms on Europes Rivers Avalon boasts the largest staterooms on Europe's rivers. With panoramic windows to take in the passing scenery throughout the ship, even your Deluxe Stateroom or Suite is a luxurious, floating room with a view
  • Included Gratuities The price of your Avalon cruise includes all gratuities for your Cruise Director and crew, transfers and port charges, so all you have to think about is enjoying your well-earned break

About Avalon Waterways

avalon waterways offers a first class river cruising experience with the highest level of comfort and personalised service on board their award winning fleet of modern river vessels.   at every turn, you'll enjoy the luxury of choice - something you'll only find with avalon waterways river cruising.

What's more, almost everything is included in the fare - from door-to-door transport and travel arrangements to elegant accommodation on board, wine and beers with dinner and guided tours and sightseeing in the company of local experts.

Avalon Waterways have thought of everything, with so much included in your cruise fare:

•  Door-to-door home pick-up service by private executive car*
•  Fully packaged holidays including flights or rail travel, transfers, taxes and port charges
•  Complimentary regional wines, beers or soft drinks with dinner and complimentary soft drinks with lunch
•  Complimentary premium coffees & tea selection available all day at the self-service drinks station
•  Captain’s reception with sparkling wine and canapés
•  Welcome and Farewell 5-course dinners
•  Open seating for all meals
•  Large deluxe staterooms, 15% larger than industry standard with most featuring French balconies
•  Services of a professional cruise director
•  On board lectures, local entertainers, activities and evening piano music for your enjoyment
•  Sightseeing with expert local guides
•  Individual audio systems for all guided shore excursions
•  Complimentary Wi-Fi access

*This service is available if you live within 100 miles of your chosen international airport or Eurostar station. If you live further than 100 miles by road from the airport or station you can still take advantage of the service by paying for the excess mileage at £1.70 per car, per mile.  Flights based on London departures.