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The Avalon Expression was built in 2013 and can accommodate up to 166 passengers on its amazing European river cruises.   

The Avalon Expression® adds to our unique offering of Suite Ships. The Expression's two full decks of suites feature Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Windows that transform the living space into a unique Open-Air Balcony℠. Cruise along the legendary Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers, enjoying fresh breezes and enchanting scenery from the comfort of your suite. With 200 square feet, Panorama Suites℠ are 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 expanded fitness center, Internet corner, complimentary Wi-Fi access, and a spacious Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs, shade system, whirlpool, and the delightful open-air bistro.

Spacious Suites

This ship offers a great selection of suites for its cruising passengers:

  • Royal Deck - Panorama Suites - Cat. P
  • Sapphire Deck Forward - Panorama Suites - Cat. A
  • Sapphire Deck Aft - Panorama Suites - Cat. B 
  • Indigo Deck Aft - Deluxe Staterooms - Cat. D
  • Indigo Deck Forward - Deluxe Staterooms - Cat. E

Incredible Dining Options with AvalonWaterways

  • Avalon Fresh® healthy cuisine options at every meal
  • Specialty coffees, espresso drinks and beWell Essence flavoured and infused water available throughout each day
  • Welcome & farewell cocktails with sparkling wine & canapés
  • Spacious, open-seating Panorama Dining Room
  • Daily a la carte breakfast with full range of classic breakfast items, healthy Avalon Fresh® options and daily specials
  • Daily lunch buffet featuring regional specialties, classic dishes, healthy Avalon Fresh® options and rotating chef’s features including carving & pasta stations. Alternatively, you may dine al fresco at our Sky Grill on the Sky Deck (weather and itinerary permitting) or enjoy a light lunch in the Panorama Lounge.
  • Al fresco lunch in the Sky Grill
  • Cocktails with a view on the Sky Deck
  • Healthy Corner options including low calorie, low fat, high fiber, low cholesterol, and high energy choices
  • Vegetarian options at every meal, as well as vegan and allergy-free selections
  • Afternoon Tea featuring tea, coffee, and sweet treats
  • Happy Hour every evening including featured drink specials
  • Seasonal cuisine featuring the freshest local ingredients
  • Chef-prepared onboard meals with regional cuisine and familiar favourites
  • Four-course dinners with choice of appetisers, soups, salads, entrées and desserts or cheese
  • Complimentary wine, beer, or soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Complimentary room service for Continental breakfast
  • Panorama Lounge & Bar with premium spirits, cosy seating, panoramic windows & dance floor
  • Casual dinner in the Panorama Bistro
  • Avalon FlexDining® flexible dining times with menu & venue options 

Avalon Expression Ship Facts

Here are some important extra facts on the ship Avalon Expression:

Cabins: 82

Length:  443 ft / 135 m

Beam: 40 ft

Crew:  47

Decks: 4

To learn more about the Avalon Expression, or any or our Avalon Cruises call our fabulous cruise reservations team on 1300 799 758

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  • Paris to Normandy - Paris to Paris - 8 days
  • Danube Dreams - Vilshofen to Budapest - 8 days
  • Magnificent Rivers of Europe - Budapest to Amsterdam - 16 days
  • Grand France - Arles to Paris - 15 days
  • Burgundy & Provence - Chalon to Arles - 8 days
  • Romantic Rhine - Amsterdam to Basel - 8 days


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