Avalon Waterways – River Cruise Line

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About Avalon Waterways:

Avalon Waterways has the youngest fleet in the industry and provides itineraries throughout Europe. They also feature the industry’s largest staterooms, resort style amenities, fine dining, excellent shore excursions and English-speaking crews.

Avalon delivers a world-class cruise experience, and despite being a newer cruise line, is becoming one of the most popular brands in its category, with a 98% traveler satisfaction rating.

Avalon Waterways is best for:
Adults who prefer an elegant, quiet and intimate atmosphere. Passengers enjoy small river cruise ships that put a focus on the history and culture of visited regions.

Seasoned travelers, adults who are destination oriented and enjoy the finer things in life and looking for a small ship, boutique type of experience. Those seeking a river cruise experience

The ships of Avalon Waterways Cruises:

  • Avalon Imagery II, 128 passengers
  • Avalon Passion, 166 passengers
  • Discovery, 44 passengers
  • Sonesta, 111 passengers
  • Avalon Affinity, 138 passengers
  • Avalon Artistry II, 128 passengers
  • Avalon Creativity, 140 passengers
  • Avalon Expression, 164 passengers
  • Avalon Felicity, 138 passengers
  • Avalon Illumination, 166 passengers
  • Avalon Impression, 166 passengers
  • Avalon Luminary, 138 passengers
  • Avalon Myanmar, 36 passengers
  • Avalon Panorama 162 passengers
  • Avalon Poetry II, 128 passengers
  • Avalon Siem Reap, 36 passengers
  • Avalon Tapestry II, 128 passengers
  • Avalon Tranquility II, 128 passengers
  • Avalon Visionary, 128 passengers
  • Avalon Vista, 164 passengers
  • Century Legend, 398 passengers
  • Century Paragon, 398 passengers
  • Isabela II, 42 passengers

The atmosphere and experience onboard Avalon Waterways:
Avalon tailors its offerings mostly for the American and Australian market; the ships feature resort-style amenities, large staterooms, fine dining and superior shore excursions. The ambiance is simple and elegant, and the line’s enrichment program is excellent, providing an educational focus enhanced by lectures and commentary on the regions visited.

The line offers a variety of themed cruises, which have proved to be popular and have often sold out. Some examples: World War I and European History; Art and Impressionist; Jazz, Culinary, Jewish Heritage, Golf and Wellness.

The destinations served by Avalon Waterways Cruises:

  • Europe
  • Asia
  • South America
  • Africa

The clientele of Avalon Waterways River Cruises:
The Avalon demographic is primarily North American passengers in their mid-50’s and older, with a younger average age (40’s) on shorter cruises. Their cruises are populated by adults who appreciate the line’s elegant small ship atmosphere, and who want the intimate experience of a river cruise.

Regarding children onboard Avalon Waterways River Cruises: Children under 8 years of age are not allowed on any Avalon vacation. There are no children’s programs onboard.http://allthingscruise.com/cruise-planning/cruise-lines-childrens-programs/

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