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Avalon Expression

34 Reviews
Avalon Waterways

Setting sail in 2013, Avalon Expression cruises along the legendary and scenic Rhine, Main, and Danube rivers. With two full decks of lavish suites featuring wall-to-wall panoramic windows, Avalon Expression will be another ship to add to Avalon Waterways' notable 'Suite Ships', where guests can enjoy the fresh breezes and enchanting scenery from the comfort of their own contemporary suite. Spend an afternoon relaxing in the whirlpool or lounging on deck with a good book, then head to the open-air bistro to complete your afternoon or relax after an amazing day of sightseeing with Avalon Waterways' Certified Local Guides. With these amenities and so much more, you can explore Europe in style in 2013 and beyond onboard Avalon Expression.

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Keep up with your work regimen by taking advantage on Avalon Expression’s onboard fitness center. After your rigorous workout, take a dip in the whirlpool on the Sky Deck to sooth your muscles.


Partake in onboard lectures, activities, and various nightly entertainment when you sail onboard Avalon Expression. When you reach your river cruise port-of-call, take advantage of choice of excursions – leisurely, traditional, or essential sightseeing options and have access to complimentary maps and use of Nordic walking sticks as well as headsets for all guided shore excursions in Europe. In select destinations, opt for biking excursions that will allow you to exercise as well as see the best of your destination.


Avalon Expression offers a hair salon with a manicure service available.


Start your day onboard Avalon Expression with a full buffet breakfast that features sparkling wine and a made-to-order egg station, as well as a self-serve beverage station with complimentary tea, hot chocolate, and premium coffees. For lunch, indulge in a buffet with carving and pasta stations. If you need an afternoon pick-me-up or snack, head to Afternoon Tea where guests can enjoy tea, coffee, and sweet treats. For dinner, treat yourself to complimentary regional wines, beer, or soft drinks served with your entrée and coffee or tea afterwards. For the main course, feast on chef-inspired regional and Western dishes and four-course dinners with a choice of appetizers, soups, salad, entrees, and desserts. If you’d like to enjoy a more casual dining experience, opt for dinner in the Panorama Bistro where you can sample local specialties and lighter fare.


Please contact an Avoya Travel Avalon Waterways Specialist for kids options.

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Avalon Expression
34 Reviews
Departs: Apr 06, 2021
Ports: zurich, switzerland, zurich, switzerland, breisach, strasbourg, mainz...
Prices from $2,398
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Destination: Europe
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5 Stars
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