Active & Discovery
On The Rhine
Sept. 28 - Oct. 5, 2021
So many choices. Active. Or not. Join us next fall for a delightful cruise along the Rhine River from Amsterdam to Frankfurt aboard Avalon Waterways Expression.
Your cruise. Your way.
Explore the Rhine River from a unique perspective on Avalon Active & Discovery river cruise. With Avalon Choice, you’ll enjoy a wide variety of included excursions to match your interests and pace. You choose how to discover fascinating sites on your Rhine River cruise. Whether you’re a history buff, a foodie, or an art lover, you’ll find the inclusions that speak to you.
Your Rhine River cruise begins in Amsterdam, Holland and ends in Frankfurt, Germany.
The Avalon Expression features two full decks of Panorama Suites with wall-to-wall panoramic windows that transform the living space into a unique open-air balcony. With 200 square feet, Panorama Suites are more than 30 percent larger than the industry standards.
Enjoy this video all about river cruising with Avalon Waterways.
Portugal's River of Gold
May 2-11, 2022
Cruise the Duoro, Portugal’s River of Gold, on your Viking longship. Discover Portugal, one of Europe's most pristine destinations.
The River of Gold...
'The Viking Way'
Experience the renaissance of Lisbon, newly invigorated with trending galleries and restaurants. Explore two of Iberia’s oldest university towns: Coimbra, Portugal and Salamanca, Spain. Roam the port warehouses of Porto. Enjoy traditional cuisine, wine and fado singing. Cruise the Douro River Valley, the world’s oldest demarcated wine region and a UNESCO Site. Our 10-day cruisetour includes a hotel stay in Lisbon and the added bonus of a visit to Spain. Every detail on board a Viking ship is designed to enrich and enhance your travel experience, helping you fully immerse yourself in the rich cultures you are visiting. The Viking Way® of exploration takes you deeper, offering behind-the-scenes insights and opportunities.
Cruising the River of Gold
Watch Viking's video of this delightful Duoro River river cruise.
Colors of Provence
Oct. 6-20, 2022
Wine. Chocolate. Art. History. They all combine on this memorable Rhone river cruise via AMA Waterways. Begin in Paris and end your tour in Barcelona.
Travel, wine and elegant cuisine.
Arrive in Paris, the City of Lights, for a three-day pre-cruise visit. From romantic cities to foodie havens and artistic epicenters, this itinerary on the elegant AmaKristina enlivens all your senses. Embark in Lyon, France’s culinary capital, and enjoy an evening illumination cruise. Savor the beauty of legendary vineyards and imbibe in local vintages like Beaujolais and Côtes du Rhône. You can even become an expert in all things culinary: go in search of the highly prized “Black Diamond” truffles; learn how to pair chocolate with wine; and discover how olives turn into the Mediterranean’s nectar, olive oil. Trace the steps of famous artists in Arles and Carriéres de Lumiéres. Enjoy three days in exciting Barcelona, Spain before returning home.
River cruising with AMA Waterways
Ama means love. You'll love our Colors of Provence river cruise with AMA Waterways.