As we approach a new year, we receive an invitation to live life on our own terms and make 2024 a unique, unhindered year. Did you dream of visiting Amsterdam's legendary canals, cruising the Danube River, or sailing down a River of Gold in Portugal in 2023? Let us turn your dreams into reality in 2024! Contact a Fairy Godmother Travel expert and ensure your European vacation is spectacular with Avalon Waterways' fleet of river cruises. Aboard an Avalon Waterways ship, voyagers can escape the crowds of traditional ocean cruising. Every detail, from the cuisine to the views, has been expertly arranged to provide guests with a more intimate journey into new cultures.
The "piece of resistance" aboard all Avalon Waterways' Suite Ships is the uninterrupted view! Guests aboard their Rhine River Cruises can visit Central Europe's cultural and artistic hubs while enjoying the comfort of an Avalon Panorama Suite. These suites come equipped with an open-air balcony and wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows. Wake up to breathtaking views of northern Holland's blooming tulip fields in the spring or the majestic vineyards of Rhine Valley. Around the holiday season, Avalon Waterways' Rhine River Cruises also feature Christmas excursions to magical holiday markets!
In addition to unparalleled views, Avalon Waterways' innovative chefs delight guests with fresh, organic, and local cuisine. The culinary experience aboard Avalon Waterways' Danube Dreams is a favorite among past passengers. This eastbound, culinary-focused cruise features a Wine Master, ensuring every meal is expertly paired with a stunning glass of wine. The flavors of Germany, Austria, Slovakia, and Hungary take center stage during this eight-day river cruise, culminating in a fully personalized dinner experience. Those looking to keep their healthy resolutions in place without sacrificing great taste will find the Avalon Fresh menu incredibly enticing. This menu revolves around heart-healthy dishes, perfect for those watching their waistlines in the new year.
Making travel plans for the year ahead is even more exciting when you add a river cruise aboard a brand-new ship to your resolution list! Avalon Waterways' newest Suite Ship, the Avalon Alegria, accommodates 102 guests and is perfect for taking in Portugal's Douro River. Cruises through the Douro River feature panoramic views of vineyards, where 2,000-year-old winemaking traditions are kept alive in one of Europe's oldest countries. The Avalon Alegria allows guests room to relax and savor spectacular scenery in an intimate, crowd-free environment. Past guests rave about the spacious accommodations aboard Avalon Waterways’ river cruises, noting abundant storage room, even for those who overpack.
The Rhine River, Danube River, and Douro River itineraries are just a few of the many river cruises Avalon Waterways offers throughout Europe, Asia, Africa, and South America. Small ship cruise vacations offer ultra-personalized experiences with world-class luxury accommodations and unparalleled service. Begin your journey with the guidance of a Fairy Godmother cruising expert and watch the world go by aboard an Avalon Waterways river cruise in 2024! Contact us today!