The World Wants You to Come Back

And an Avalon River Cruise Can Take You There


Free air* & save up to $1,000 per couple** on select 2022 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises.


It’s finally time to reunite and rekindle your travel romance! Time to move on from melancholy and enjoy moving experiences that take you along ancient cobblestone alleyways, on alluring waterways and on top of mystical, craggy hilltops overlooking incredible landscapes and landmarks. To give a warm, welcoming hug to new people and places, cultures, customs and cuisines. And wrap your arms around wonderment, curiosity and intrigue.

More in View. More to Do. Avalon Waterways.

If you want to see the world, cruise down its legendary rivers. If you want to see more of the world, look no further than Avalon Waterways


* Category E deluxe stateroom, per person, double occupancy, land only, and doesn’t include promotion. Price based on July 15, 2022 departure which is valid until departure is sold out. Price and availability subject to change.

Active and Discovery on the Danube Eastbound

From $3,698 USD* including taxes
Sailing aboard Avalon Impression
Departing select dates in 2022, 8 days
Deggendorf, Germany → Budapest, Hungary

Join Avalon Waterways for a cruise like no other, with more freedom to cruise your way. Choose included Classic sightseeing, Active excursions, or Discovery activities in culture and cuisine


Deggendorf, Germany; Linz, Austria; Engelhartszell, Austria; Mauthausen, Austria; Grein, Austria; Spitz, Austria; Krems, Austria; Vienna, Austria; Visegrád, Hungary; Budapest, Hungary


  • Onboard meals
  • Included sightseeing with headsets and local guide
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the ship
  • Fitness center
  • Complimentary water, beer and wine during lunch and dinner
  • Club Lounge with 24-hour beverage station with complimentary cappuccinos, lattes, tea, hot chocolate & premium coffees, as well as treats throughout the day

* Category E deluxe stateroom, per person, double occupancy, land only, and doesn’t include promotion. Price based on March 29, 2022 departure which is valid until departure is sold out. Price and availability subject to change.

Romantic Rhine Southbound

From $3,098 USD* including taxes
Sailing aboard Avalon Expression
Departing select dates in 2022, 8 days
Amsterdam, Holland → Basel, Switzerland

One of Europe’s most legendary rivers takes you across Germany and touches in Holland, France, and Switzerland!


Amsterdam, Holland; Cologne, Germany; Rudesheim, Germany; Mainz, Germany; Heidelberg, Germany; Strasbourg, France; Breisach, Germany; Basel, Switzerland


  • Onboard meals
  • Included sightseeing with headsets and local guide
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the ship
  • Fitness center
  • Complimentary water, beer and wine during lunch and dinner
  • Club Lounge with 24-hour beverage station with complimentary cappuccinos, lattes, tea, hot chocolate & premium coffees, as well as treats throughout the day

* Category E deluxe stateroom, per person, double occupancy, land only, and doesn’t include promotion. Price based on June 24, 2022 departure which is valid until departure is sold out. Price and availability subject to change.

Magnificent Europe

From $6,699 USD* including taxes
Sailing aboard Avalon Impression
Departing select dates in 2022, 15 days
Amsterdam, Holland → Budapest, Hungary

From Amsterdam to Budapest, and in many exciting stops along the way, you’ll be immersed in the culture of Central Europe in a unique way on this timeless river cruise vacation.


Amsterdam, Holland; Cologne, Germany; Rüdesheim, Germany; Wurzburg, Germany; Volkach, Germany; Bamberg, Germany; Nuremberg, Germany; Roth, Germany; Regensburg, Germany; Passau, Germany; Linz, Austria; Melk, Austria; Vienna, Austria; Budapest, Hungary


  • Onboard meals
  • Included sightseeing with headsets and local guide
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the ship
  • Fitness center
  • Complimentary water, beer and wine during lunch and dinner
  • Club Lounge with 24-hour beverage station with complimentary cappuccinos, lattes, tea, hot chocolate & premium coffees, as well as treats throughout the day

Terms & Conditions

*Book a select 2022 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive free round-trip economy class trans-Atlantic air from ATL, BOS, CHI (MDW, ORD) CHS, CLE, CLT, DEN, DFW, DTW, IAH, LAX, MCI, MIA, MCO, MSP, NYC (EWR, JFK, LGA), OKC, PDX, PHL, PHX, PIT, PHX, RDU, SAN, SEA, SFO, SLC, STL, TPA, WAS (BWI, DCA, IAD). Other gateway cities available from $200 to $1,075/person additional (inclusive of taxes/fees). Free air offer is based on lowest-priced economy class Flex airfare available for booking at time of reservation and scheduled to coincide with cruise itinerary; pre-assigned airline seats are limited and may not be available on all air segments. Alternate schedules may be available at an additional cost. Quotes are available through your travel advisor. Limited to new bookings for US originating travelers and economy class Flex air tickets; must be booked & under deposit between April 20, 2021 and November 30, 2021. A $550 non-refundable deposit is due at time of booking. Offer does not apply to instant purchase air. Groups of 8 passengers or more don't qualify for this offer. Please call for Group promotion options. Offer is combinable only with the Welcome Back Credit and Peace of Mind Credit and up to $500pp land promo. Promotional discounts do not carry forward on voluntarily changed air bookings; other promotions at time of change may be available. Once ticketed, air reservations subject to change/cancellation penalties of between $300 per ticket and 100% of ticket value. Changes to ticketed air reservations (including itineraries involving free round-trip trans-Atlantic air) also subject to airfare differentials between originally ticketed air itinerary and re-ticketed air itinerary. Additional airline baggage fees may apply; contact your travel advisor for details. Air schedules are available approximately 330 days prior to return travel date. Flight schedules, routings and air carriers are at the discretion of Globus family of brands. Additional restrictions apply; see Travel Terms for details. Air tickets are non-commissionable. Offer is capacity controlled and may be withdrawn at any time. Offer available from participating GFOB offices only. CST#2017032-20.

**Book a select 2022 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive up to $500 off per person on the cruise/land or cruise only price. Booking must be made, under deposit, and discount applied between April 20, 2021 and November 30, 2021 for travel at select times in 2022. Not applicable to custom tours. Not applicable on TBA space. Groups of 8 passengers or more do not qualify for this offer. Please call for Group promotion options. Offer reliant on space availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Combinable with Free Air promotion and Welcome Back Credit and Peace of Mind Credit only. Applies to new 2022 bookings only and offer will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. Offer applies to participating GFOB offices only.