Active & Discovery cooking class & Avalon Excursion Lake Overlook

We navigate. You steer. 
While we’ve thoughtfully planned a captivating collection of nautical journeys along the world’s legendary rivers, your final itinerary is completely up to you. With our proprietary Your Way options, you can extend your European river cruise vacation before and after your cruise, utilizing sister companies – Monograms and Globus, with exciting stays in worldly cities. With the flexibility to choose exactly what you wish to do before, during and after your cruise, Avalon offers the most desirable amenity of all – the freedom to cruise your way.
In 2020, using Avalon’s YourWay options, travelers can book their cruise and then add-on …

  1. An Avalon Waterways land extension featuring expert, guided sightseeing; 
  2. A Monograms independent vacation package that comes with hand-picked hotel accommodations, city sightseeing and the on-site services of a Local Host;
  3. A Globus escorted touring vacation with included sightseeing, hotel accommodations, transportation and coach driver, Tour Director, and certified Local Guides.

“With our new Your Way program, we’re making it easier for travelers to extend their river cruise vacation with land itineraries that are perfectly suited to their preferences and budget,” said Pam Hoffee, managing director of Avalon Waterways. “No matter which Your Way extension our guests choose, we will take care of details like ship-to-hotel transportation, hotel accommodations, and sightseeing in the world’s most fascinating cities – from Paris to Prague and Budapest to Berlin.”

Go Ahead Rock the Boat
Cruisers can be choosers 
And with our exclusive onboard Avalon Choice® offering, you have your pick of the widest array of included excursions – from classic sightseeing to immersive discoveries to active adventures.
In addition, with its exclusive onboard Avalon Choice on each and every river cruise itinerary, travelers have their pick of the widest array of included excursions, from classic sightseeing to immersive discoveries and active adventures.

  1. CLASSIC. A local expert guides travelers through the history and heritage of local destinations to marvel at legends, lore and architecture of iconic and historic sites.
  2. DISCOVERY. Travelers are invited to engage in inspiring and interactive activities designed to cater to their interests – from cooking classes to painting workshops – Discovery excursions help travelers immerse themselves in culture.
  3. ACTIVE. Avalon guests can embark on energetic excursions – from a guided jogging tour of Amsterdam to biking, paddling and hiking their way through each destination – keeping travelers in motion and on the go.

“With the flexibility to choose exactly where to go before and after a cruising vacation, and the freedom of Avalon Choice onboard each and every cruise, Avalon Waterways is helping travelers see the world the way they’ve always envisioned,” said Hoffee

Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

Contact our travel experts for more details