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Need a vacation but don’t have a lot of time? Or going to Europe and only want to spend part of your time cruising?

Avalon Waterways has 2020 river cruise itineraries of just four, five and six days. Get a Taste of the Rhine or a Taste of the Danube, or sail through the Heart of Germany on Avalon’s award-winning Suite Ships® that feature one-of-a-kind Panorama Suites and the widest-opening windows in river cruising.

Whether you want to enjoy a guided walking tour of one of Europe’s medieval cities, take an Italian cooking class or paddle a canoe past a castle, Avalon can accommodate you. Classic, Discovery and Active excursions offer a wide range of possibilities that suit your travel style. When it’s time to refuel, your dining options onboard are as wide open as your views, and regional wine, beer and soft drinks are complimentary with lunch and dinner.


Save Big When You Book Your 2020 Avalon Waterways River Cruise by August 27!

Book select Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises now and save from $300 up to $1,500 per couple on the cruise fare.* Amount of savings depends on departure chosen. Single supplement will be waived for select Europe river cruises for solo travelers.** There is a limited number of staterooms and stateroom types available for the single supplement waiver offer. Cruise must be booked and under deposit by August 27, 2019, for all offers. New bookings only. Based on availability.


Check Out Avalon’s Shorter River Cruise in Europe in 2020

Call your cruise specialists at Bluegreen Travel Services at 855.645.2215 to book your 2020 Avalon sailing. They can also help you plan your whole vacation, including pre- and post-cruise hotel stays, land excursions, airfare and transfers. Here are some of the short river cruise itineraries available:

Taste of the Danube River Cruise itineraryAvalon Waterways®
4-Day Taste of the Danube River Cruise, Budapest to Vienna
2020 SAILINGS:
May 8; July 10; September 8; October 15; November 11, 24 & 30
Experience the natural beauty of Austria’s Wachau Valley. Glide through the middle of two countries for a 58-mile stretch as the border between Hungary and Slovakia is in the center of the Danube River. In Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, visit the gothic St. Martin’s Cathedral, the coronation church for Hungary during the 16th to 19th centuries. Hike up to the ruins of Dürnstein Castle and visit Austria’s majestic Benedictine Abbey in Melk.
From $1,185(1)(2) per person, based on double occupancy and Deluxe Stateroom
Save $750 per couple on the October 15, November 11 and November 24 sailings; save $500 per couple on the July 10 and September 8 sailings; save $300 per couple on the May 8 and November 30 sailings when you book your cruise by August 27.*
Single supplement waived on the July to November sailings.**

Taste of the Rhine River Cruise itineraryAvalon Waterways®
5-Day Taste of the Rhine River Cruise, Mainz to Amsterdam
2020 SAILINGS:
June 24; August 20; November 13
Get the perfect view of Germany’s Rhine River and sample its charms. Sail through the stunning Rhine Gorge on your way to Rüdesheim, the Rhine Valley’s wonderful wine country. Soak in Boppard’s forest views after a cup of authentic German coffee. Explore the historic city of Cologne and see its grand gothic cathedral with the soaring twin steeples. Arrive in colorful Amsterdam for a guided canal cruise through the city’s iconic waterways.
From $1,999(1)(2) per person, based on double occupancy and Deluxe Stateroom
Save $750 per couple on the November sailing and save $500 per couple on the June and August sailings when you book your cruise by August 27.*
Single supplement waived on the November 13 sailing.**

Christmastime in Alsace & Germany River Cruise itineraryAvalon Waterways®
5-Day Christmastime in Alsace & Germany River Cruise, Basel to Mainz
2020 SAILINGS:
November 30; December 11
This Christmas river cruise takes you down the Rhine River, past quaint villages festively lit and decorated. Stop in Breisach, considered the gateway to Germany’s Black Forest, an area of unrivaled natural beauty. Strasbourg, France, is home to one of the oldest and finest Christmas markets in Europe. Take in the aroma of mulled wine, spice cakes and biscuits. Take an excursion to Heidelberg, Germany, to visit the fascinating ruins of Heidelberg Castle. This time of year, an ice rink can be found at the foot of the castle and the Christmas market is spread over five town squares.
From $1,999(1)(2) per person, based on double occupancy and Deluxe Stateroom
Save $500 per couple on these sailings when you book your cruise by August 27.*

Heart of Germany River Cruise itineraryAvalon Waterways®
6-Day Heart of Germany River Cruise, Nuremberg to Mainz
2020 SAILINGS:
June 19; August 14; November 8; December 2 & 9
Fall in love with Germany’s beloved destinations along the Main River. Enter a world where imperial dynasties lived in Bamberg. Visit the quaint town of Volkach with its half-timbered houses and cobblestone streets and Bavaria’s largest wine-producing region in Kitzingen. At Würzburg enjoy a guided tour of its Old Main Bridge and baroque Bishop’s Residenz along the famed Romantic Road. Continue to Mainz and magnificent Heidelberg Castle.
From $2,099(1)(2) per person, based on double occupancy and Deluxe Stateroom
Save $1,000 per couple on the November 8 sailing; save $500 per couple on the June 19, August 14 and December 9 sailings; and save $300 per couple on the December 2 sailing when you book your cruise by August 27.*
Single supplement waived on August 14, November 8 and December 2 sailings.**

Danube Symphony River Cruise itineraryAvalon Waterways®
6-Day Danube Symphony River Cruise, Passau to Budapest
2020 SAILINGS:
April 9; May 7; June 4; July 2 & 30; August 27; September 24
Embark from the “City of Three Rivers” in Passau, Austria, and sail to the lovely city of Linz to see Austria’s largest medieval square. Sail through the picturesque Wachau Valley to Krems and explore the small village. Sail to the “City of Music” and see Vienna’s gilded landmarks, including the Imperial Palace and Vienna Opera House. Visit the quaint streets of Old Town in Bratislava, Slovakia, before you disembark in Budapest.
From $2,499(1)(2) per person, based on double occupancy and Deluxe Stateroom
Save $1,500 per couple on the July 30 sailing and save $1,000 per couple on the June 4, July 2 and August 27 sailings when you book your cruise by August 27.*
Single supplement waived on all but the June 4 sailing.**

All Bluegreen owners can book cruises at bluegreenowner.com or by calling Bluegreen Travel Services at 855.645.2215. Traveler Plus members have the option of paying for any cruise with annual, biennial, borrowed and rented Points, a credit card, or any combination of these.***

Call 800.645.2215 to Book Your Avalon Waterways River Cruise Today!

Call Bluegreen Travel Services at 855.645.2215 for information and pricing on cruises, guided tours, all-inclusive resorts, individual and group travel and more. All reservations are subject to availability.

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