Fly for Free with Avalon Waterways

Fly Free from select Canadian cities on select 2019 Avalon Waterways Europe cruises.* Book by Dec 18, 2018


More in view. More to do.

An immersive cruise experience


 Fly Free from select Canadian cities on select 2019 Avalon Waterways Europe cruises.* PLUS Receive prepaid gratuities on select 2019 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises**


Chart your own course and make your cruise your own with Avalon Choice®.

Avalon has designed included activities with a choice of experiences. We invite you to select the tours, activities, and events that interest you most, so you can experience your cruise your way. 





Your local expert is ready to guide you through the history and heritage of local destinations. You’ll marvel at the legends, lore, and spectacular architecture of iconic and historic sites. 



We’ve found inspiring and interactive activities designed to speak to your interests – from cooking classes, to painting workshops – to immerse yourself in each culture you explore. 



Embark on energetic excursions to keep you in motion and on the go – from a guided jogging tour of Amsterdam, to biking, paddling, and hiking your way through scenic locales. 



In addition, our selection of optional excursions allows you to personalize your experience to suit your individual interests, passions, and style. Or, enjoy plenty of free-time opportunities for independent adventures. We are there to help with suggestions, and our exclusive AvalonGO Mobile App brings it all to life.




Be sure to ask your travel advisor for more dates and sailings!


Active Discovery on the RhôneAug 13, 2019 - Aug 20, 2019 (8 days)

Lyon to Arles | Poetry II (Category E)
CAD $4,809 Per Person
Receive FREE air + prepaid gratuities

Lyon | Tain l'hermitage/Tournon-Viviers | Viviers-Avignon | Avignon | Arles | Port-Saint-Lois | Arles

Active Discovery on the RhineJul 06, 2019 - Jul 13, 2019 (8 days)

Amsterdam to Mainz | Panorama (Category E)
CAD $4,524 Per Person Incl taxes
Receive FREE air + prepaid gratuities

Amsterdam | Xanten | Duisburg-Dusseldorf | Cologne-Bonn-Engers | Koblenz-Boppard-Rhine Gorge-Rudesheim | Eltville-Mainz | Mainz

Active Discover on the DanubeOct 14, 2019 - Oct 22, 2019 (9 days)

Budapest to Linz | Impression
CAD $4,689 Per Person Incl taxes
Receive FREE air + prepaid gratuities

Budapest | Budapest-Danube Bend | Visegrad | Vienna | Vienna | Krems-Grein | Grein-Mauthausen-Linz | Engelhartzell-Schlogener Schlinge-Linz | Linz

Terms & Conditions

Combinable with: Virtuoso exclusive PPG offer is combinable with all mass offers NOT Combinable with: Avalon free air offer is not combinable with any other promotion except the Virtuoso PPG offer. *Book a select 2019 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruise to receive free round-trip economy class trans-Atlantic air from YYZ, YUL, YOW, YYC & YVR. Other gateway cities available for $299/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. Alternate schedules may be available at an additional cost. 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 August 29 – November 30, 2018. A $550 non-refundable deposit is due at time of booking. Offer does not apply to instant purchase air, Group Air (groups of 10 or more) and group air contracts. Offer is combinable only with the Welcome Back Credit. 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 2019 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 2019. Combinable with other offers EXCEPT Travel Agent Discounts and groups. Applies to 2019 bookings only. Must mention code VGRAT19. 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.


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