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Cruise down the charming Wachau valley
$1,599
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A Taste of the Danube (Eastbound)

4 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • Take a walk to Bratislava Castle
  • Enjoy Budapest
  • Visit Benedictine Abbey
  • Explore the St. Martin’s Cathedral
Activities:
River Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Through the natural beauty of Austria’s Wachau Valley, with stops in quaint towns and iconic cities, you’ll fall in love with this river cruise along the Danube River. Board your ship in Vienna and set sail for Melk, where you will visit Austria’s majestic Benedictine Abbey, one …
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Morning light in Budapest
$3,729
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Active and Discovery on the Danube (Eastbound)

9 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • Visit the Museum of Fine Arts
  • Enjoy bike tour
  • Discover Engelszell Abbey
  • Explore Grein
Activities:
River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Whether you’re an art lover, a foodie, a history buff, or an energetic adventurer, your Active & Discovery cruise on the Danube River invites you to experience culture and cuisine in creative ways that are perfect for you. With Avalon Choice, you can select the experiences that are …
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Visit beautiful and historic Strasbourg
$1,999
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Christmas in Alsace & Germany

Southbound - 5 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • See the city's famous architectures
  • Taste some Christmas delicacies
  • Experience vibrant Christmas mood
Activities:
Christmas Market, River Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This one-of-a-kind Christmas river cruise through France and Germany takes you on an excursion to Heidelberg, Germany, to visit the fascinating ruins of Heidelberg Castle, towering magnificently over the city. Get to experience Strasbourg's Christmas market and take in the aromas of mulled …
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Basel at Christmas, Switzerland
$4,098
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Christmastime from Nuremberg to Basel

10 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • Explore the city of Nuremberg
  • Visit Bamberg's beautiful sights
  • See the German Christmas museum
  • Enjoy the city sightseeing
Activities:
Christmas Market, River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Get into the holiday spirit as you stroll through the brightly illuminated and decorated Old Town. In the delightful Bamberg which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, you’ll find nativity scenes built by local citizens throughout the town. Learn about holiday traditions as you cruise to …
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Passau at sunset, Germany
$2,699
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Christmastime on the Danube

Eastbound - 7 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • Explore the city of Nuremberg
  • Have fun exploring Christmas market
  • Roam around the city of Passau
  • Visit the Benedictine Abbey
Activities:
Christmas Market, River Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board Avalon Impression in Nuremberg with its medieval fortifications, gothic churches, and palaces. The Old Town is illuminated with festive lights and decorations and the Christmas market, one of the most famous in the world, has dozens of stalls offering traditional wares, such as Lebkuchen, …
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Morning light in Budapest
$3,449
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Danube Dreams (Westbound) 2020

8 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • Enjoy the city of Budapest.
  • Visit the iconic Heroes’ Square.
  • Be amazed of St. Martin’s Cathedral
  • Explore the City of Three Rivers.
Activities:
River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Begin the European river cruise in Budapest. Set sail on the Danube, take pictures of the impressive Parliament Building as you leave Budapest, and head for Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. Enjoy a guided walk through the delightful Old Town and visit the gothic St. Martin’s Cathedral. …
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Explore beautiful Amsterdam
$6,499
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Magnificent Europe

Eastbound - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • Visit Siegfried’s Museum
  • Go to the Bishop’s Residenz
  • See the Bavarian town of Rothenburg
  • Go to Benedictine Monastery
Activities:
River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore magnificent Europe as you'll go throughAmsterdam to Budapest, where you can see the amazing culture of Central Europe. Continue your journey in the dramatic Rhine Gorge and don't miss the chance to see the charming wine town ofRüdesheim. There’s guided sightseeing in …
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Explore the unique architecture of Bamberg
$5,999
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Magnificent Europe 2020

Westbound - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • Explore the city of Bratislava
  • Roam around the city of Vienna
  • Go to Benedictine Monastery
  • Visit Siegfried’s Museum
  • See the Bavarian town of Rothenburg
Activities:
River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This river cruise adventure begins with visits to three of Europe’s vibrant capital cities: Budapest, Bratislava, and Vienna while also visiting and exploring severalquaint towns such asDürnstein with its blue and white baroque Stiftskirche, Passau which is known for its narrow …
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La Petite district in Strasbourg
$3,099
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Romantic Rhine

Northbound - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • Tour Mechanical Musical Museum
  • Join an excursion to Black Forest
  • Visit La Petite France district
  • Explore Mainz' architecture
Activities:
River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board on the Avalon Impression and join this romantic Rhine river cruise that will take you from Basel to Amsterdam. Choose your preferred excursion between visiting the famous Black Forest or a calmingvisit to Badischer Winzerkeller.Visit the ruins of Heidelberg’s castle, towering …
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Budapest Cityscape
$3,399
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The Blue Danube Discovery

8 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • Join a guided tour of Vienna
  • Enjoy the flavors of Wachau Valley
  • Explore the city of Passau
  • See the architecture in Regensburg
Activities:
River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Begin this timeless Europe river cruise vacation in the vibrant Budapest, the capital of Hungary. Sail along the Danube River with exciting stops in Austria and Germany, and conclude in the historical Nuremberg, Germany. As you leave Budapest, you’ll sail past the splendid Parliament …
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Western Church with water canal view in Amsterdam
$2,699
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Tulip Time Cruise

8 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Impression
  • Explore the Garden of Europe
  • See the central Grote Markt
  • Enjoy the sightseeing tour in Ghent
  • Discover Aalsmeer Flower Auction
Activities:
River Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This time of the year is a great opportunity to witness the seven million tulips, daffodils, and hyacinths as well as other bulbs, planted each year. Explore themost fascinating views of the city on a canal cruise along the elegant grachten lined with homes dating back to the city’s …
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2020
EmbarksDays 
Apr 078Danube Dreams (Westbound) 2020
Apr 1415Magnificent Europe 2020
Apr 288Romantic Rhine
May 058Romantic Rhine
May 128Romantic Rhine
May 198Romantic Rhine
May 2615Magnificent Europe
Jun 098Danube Dreams (Westbound) 2020
Jun 168Danube Dreams (Westbound) 2020
Jun 2315Magnificent Europe 2020
Jul 0715Magnificent Europe
Jul 2115Magnificent Europe 2020
Aug 0415Magnificent Europe
Aug 188Danube Dreams (Westbound) 2020
Aug 258Danube Dreams (Westbound) 2020
Sep 0115Magnificent Europe 2020
Sep 158Romantic Rhine
Sep 228Romantic Rhine
Sep 298Romantic Rhine
Oct 068Romantic Rhine
Oct 1315Magnificent Europe
Oct 2715Magnificent Europe 2020
2021
EmbarksDays 
Mar 268Tulip Time Cruise
Apr 028Tulip Time Cruise
Apr 098Tulip Time Cruise
Apr 168Romantic Rhine
Apr 238Romantic Rhine
Apr 308Tulip Time Cruise
May 0715Magnificent Europe
Jun 044A Taste of the Danube (Eastbound)
Jun 074A Taste of the Danube (Eastbound)
Jul 114A Taste of the Danube (Eastbound)
Jul 279Active and Discovery on the Danube (Eastbound)
Aug 049Active and Discovery on the Danube (Eastbound)
Aug 249Active and Discovery on the Danube (Eastbound)
Sep 019Active and Discovery on the Danube (Eastbound)
Sep 079Active and Discovery on the Danube (Eastbound)
Sep 159Active and Discovery on the Danube (Eastbound)
Oct 208The Blue Danube Discovery
Nov 297Christmastime on the Danube
Dec 057Christmastime on the Danube
Dec 1110Christmastime from Nuremberg to Basel
Dec 165Christmas in Alsace & Germany
Max Passengers: 164
Ship Type: River Cruise Ship

Part of Avalon's cutting-edge fleet of Suite Ships, the Avalon Impression came onto the river cruising scene with a bang. This gorgeous ship 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 is more than 30% larger than the industry standard, affording you the incomparable opportunity to wake each morning facing the splendid passing scenery. Onboard amenities include an alternative light dining option in the Panorama Bistro, a Fitness Center, complimentary Wi-Fi access, and a spacious Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs, whirlpool, and light al fresco lunches at the Sky Bistro on the Sky Deck.

Cruise Line: Avalon Waterways
Ship Type: River Cruiser/Canal Boat
Line Class: River Cruise
Year Built: 2014
Year Last Refurbished: -
Capacity: 164 passengers
Decks: 4
Length: 443 ft
Outside Cabins: 83
Number of Crew: 47
Cat. E
Avalon Deluxe Stateroom: 172 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Complimentary bottled water, Individual climate control, Mirror in the bathroom, Full shower with glass door, Vanity, Memory foam mattress, European-style duvets, Extra blankets, Hairdryer, and Spacious 3-door closets.
Cat. D
Avalon Deluxe Stateroom: 172 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Complimentary bottled water, Individual climate control, Mirror in the bathroom, Full shower with glass door, Vanity, Luxurious mattress, European-style duvets, Extra blankets, Hairdryer, and Spacious 3-door closets
Cat. B
Panorama Suite: 200 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Telephone, In-room safe, Contemporary design, Marble countertops in the bathroom, 6-person sitting area, Writing desk, Sofa, Memory foam mattress, European-style duvets.
Cat. A
Panorama Suite: 200 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Telephone, In-room safe, contemporary design, Marble countertops in the bathroom, 6-person sitting area, Writing desk, Sofa, Luxurious mattress, European-style duvets.
Cat. P
Panorama Suite: 200 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Telephone, Well-stocked minibar, In-room safe, Contemporary design, Marble countertops in the bathroom, 6-person sitting area, Writing desk, Sofa, Memory foam mattress, European-style duvets
Royal Suite
Royal Suite: 300 SQ. FT.
Comfort Collection Beds, Bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, Under-bed luggage storage, Telephone, Well-stocked minibar, Marble countertops in the bathroom, Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Window with Open-Air Balcony, Full shower with glass door, Luxurious mattress toppers, European-style duvets.
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