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Discover Europe with Free Airfare on Avalon Waterways

Receive free air from select Canadian gateways on select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises*

Book by Nov 30, 2019

 

The widest view in the whole wide world

Your view of the world is about to change—big time. Avalon Waterways has transformed ordinary cruise cabins into one-of-a-kind Open-Air BalconySM, starring cruising’s only bed with a view and the space to take it all in. Pair panoramic scenes with the widest-ranging excursion choices in river cruising for an experience as wide open as the view.

 

Take advantage of our Exclusive Bonus!

 

Discover Europe and receive the following bonuses on select sailings in 2020

~ FREE Airfare from select Canadian and US cities

~ Exclusive Virtuoso Bonus: Pre Paid Onboard Gratuities

~ Welcome Back Credit, if applicable

 

Our Recommended Avalon Waterway river cruises

Be sure to ask your travel advisor for details on all available voyages in 2020

Reflections on the SeineJun 16, 2020 - Jun 24, 2020 (9 Days)

Roundtrip from Paris | Tapestry II (Cat. E)
CAD $5,459 Per Person Incl taxes
Receive free air from select Canadian gateways on select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises* + Prepaid Gratuities

Begin your panoramic French river cruise on the Seine with a visit to Paris—The City of Lights. Discover the true heart of Paris on a guided walk through the sites of Paris’ rich history, or take a tour which will show you the iconic locales of the Louvre Museum, Arc de Triomphe, Eiffel Tower, and more. Cruise to Conflans and choose between an excursion to visit Auvers-sur-Oise or Napoleon and Josephine’s Château de Malmaison. Then, continue on to Vernon to visit the home of master artist Claude Monet at the gardens of Giverny, or visit magnificent Bizy Castle. Your river cruise on the Seine sails on to Les Andelys for guided tours of this picturesque village, and nearby castle ruins.

Magnificent EuropeOct 22, 2020 - Nov 05, 2020 (15 Days)

Budapest to Amsterdam | View (Cat. E)
CAD $8,196 Per Person Incl taxes
Receive free air from select Canadian gateways on select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises* + Prepaid Gratuities

From Amsterdam to Budapest, and 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 is Holland’s lively capital—both historical and modern. This popular city is set amongst sophisticated architecture and classic squares and canals. See the treasures of this 700-year-old city from a unique perspective—on a canal cruise along the elegant grachten. On to Germany where there’s a guided city walk in Cologne—a 2,000-year-old city known for its gothic architecture.

Active & Discovery on the RhôneSep 29, 2020 - Oct 06, 2020 (8 Days)

Lyon to Port-Saint-Louis | Poetry II (Cat. E)
CAD $5,139 Per Person Incl taxes
Receive free air from select Canadian gateways on select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises* + Prepaid Gratuities

Your Active & Discovery cruise on the Rhône River begins in Lyon, the culinary capital of France! With Avalon Choice included excursions, you’ll find a variety of ways to explore each port you visit. Choose from Active, Classic, and Discovery included excursions that interest you—from casual and leisurely to cultural and active. Admire the lovely scenery of the French countryside, join a culinary walk to discover architecture and local specialties, or take a cooking class in Lyon. Embark on a kayak excursion or simply linger in a sidewalk café; stroll Avignon’s papal palace or attend a wine tasting in an underground cave. With so many included choices, you’ll find the perfect way to spend your day—from a ghost tour in Viviers to a guided bike ride through the Gard region; to a chocolate factory tour and a visit to a French museum of perfumes.

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. Avalon’s Suite Ships feature one-of-a-kind Panorama Suites, with the widest opening windows in river cruising, the industry’s only Open-Air Balcony, and beds facing the incredible views. Beyond the wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling windows is a world waiting to be explored—your way. Whether you want to enjoy a guided walking tour of one of Europe's great cities, join a cooking class or paddle a canoe, the Avalon Choice® selections of Classic, Discovery and Active excursions offer a wide range of possibilities. When you prefer to explore on your own, Avalon can help you with all the recommendations, information and gear you need with the new Adventure Center and AvalonGO Mobile App. And when it's time to refuel, your dining options on board are as wide open as your views, with the new FlexDining® choices.

Terms & Conditions

*Featured price is per person, land/cruise or cruise only, in Canadian dollars, based on double occupancy, on the departure date indicated and includes taxes and fees. Book a select 2020 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive free round-trip economy class trans-Atlantic air from Calgary, Edmonton, Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Quebec City, Regina, Saskatoon, Toronto, Vancouver, Victoria, Winnipeg. Other gateway cities available for $199/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. Quotes available online or by calling a Travel Professional. Limited to new bookings for CANADA originating travellers and economy class Flex air tickets; must be booked & under deposit between May 1 – December 16, 2019 for travel in 2020. A $550 non-refundable deposit is due at time of booking. Offer does not apply to instant purchase air and Groups. Offer is combinable only with the Welcome Back Credit (if applicable). Not applicable on Royal Suites. 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; visit www.iflybags.com 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 may be withdrawn at any time. Offer available from participating GFOB offices only. †Book a select 2020 Avalon Europe or Mekong river cruise through a Virtuoso Advisor and get the standard prepaid cruise gratuities included for the full length of the cruise portion of the vacation. Must be booked, under deposit and discount applied by December 31, 2019 for travel at select times in 2020. Combinable with other offers EXCEPT Travel Agent Discounts and groups. Applies to 2020 bookings only. Must mention code VGRAT20. Offer reliant on space availability. Not applicable to groups or custom tours. Not applicable on TBA space. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply; see Travel Terms & Conditions for details. May be withdrawn at any time. Pricing is based on double occupancy and the above offer is subject to availability and change. Contact your Travel Advisor for current pricing.

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