Expression

The Avalon Expression sets sail in Europe, adding to the 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.


    • 443

    • Length
    • 2013

    • Built Year
    • 47

    • Crew
    • 140

    • Pax Capacity
    • 83

    • Staterooms
    • 2

    • Suites

Sailings

Sail Date Operator Ship Departs Returns Length Price
Apr 09, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,039
Apr 11, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$1,949
Apr 15, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,109
Apr 18, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,449
Apr 23, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,689
Apr 25, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,599
Apr 29, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,409
May 02, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,749
May 07, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,889
May 09, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,799
May 13, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,459
May 16, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,799
May 23, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestLondon21$7,572
May 23, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestAmsterdam15$5,349
Jun 06, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionAmsterdamBudapest15$5,249
Jun 18, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,789
Jun 20, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,699
Jun 24, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,359
Jun 27, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,699
Jul 04, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestLondon21$6,519
Jul 04, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestAmsterdam15$4,399
Jul 18, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionAmsterdamBudapest15$5,149
Jul 30, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,489
Aug 01, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,399
Aug 05, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,059
Aug 08, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,399
Aug 13, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,839
Aug 15, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,749
Aug 19, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,459
Aug 22, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,799
Aug 29, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestAmsterdam15$5,299
Aug 29, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestLondon21$7,572
Sep 12, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionAmsterdamBudapest15$5,749
Sep 24, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$4,089
Sep 26, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,999
Sep 30, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,409
Oct 03, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,749
Oct 08, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,639
Oct 10, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,549
Oct 14, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,209
Oct 17, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,549
Oct 22, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague12$3,119
Oct 24, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPassau8$2,249
Oct 29, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest10$2,489
Oct 31, 2017Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPassauBudapest8$2,049
Apr 11, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestVienna8$1,589
Apr 13, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestVienna4$849
Apr 16, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionViennaPassau6$1,499
Apr 16, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionViennaMunich9$2,489
Apr 19, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest10$2,069
Apr 21, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionDeggendorfBudapest8$1,649
Apr 26, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestVienna8$1,689
Apr 28, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestVienna4$949
Apr 29, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionViennaBudapest8$1,689
May 01, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionViennaBudapest4$949
May 02, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,759
May 04, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,749
May 08, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,429
May 11, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,799
May 18, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestAmsterdam15$5,099
Jun 01, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionAmsterdamBudapest15$4,999
Jun 13, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,509
Jun 15, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,499
Jun 19, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,079
Jun 22, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,449
Jun 27, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,409
Jun 29, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,399
Jul 03, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$2,529
Jul 06, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$1,899
Jul 11, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,409
Jul 13, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,399
Jul 17, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,029
Jul 20, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,399
Jul 27, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestAmsterdam15$4,399
Aug 10, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionAmsterdamBudapest15$4,899
Aug 22, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,559
Aug 24, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,549
Aug 28, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$3,429
Aug 31, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,799
Sep 07, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestAmsterdam15$5,499
Sep 21, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionAmsterdamBudapest15$5,499
Oct 03, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,409
Oct 05, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,399
Oct 09, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$2,929
Oct 12, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,299
Oct 17, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague13$3,209
Oct 19, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestNuremberg8$2,199
Oct 23, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionPragueBudapest11$2,729
Oct 26, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionNurembergBudapest8$2,099
Nov 02, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestDeggendorf8$1,299
Nov 02, 2018Avalon WaterwaysExpressionBudapestPrague10$1,719

Ship Information


  • Maiden Voyage: 2013
  • Length: 443
  • Passenger Capacity: 140
  • Normal Crew Size: 47
  • Staterooms: 83
  • Suites: 2

Dining

Early Riser Coffee, 6 a.m. Start your day right with self-service coffee, hot water, croissants, cookies, and assorted finger foods. Breakfast Buffet, 7 a.m.-8:30 a.m.
Enjoy a tempting selection of breads, cereals, fruits, cold cuts and cheeses, smoked salmon, pastries, yogurts, and juices. Hot items such as eggs, sausage, and bacon vary daily.

*Buffet breakfast items are conveniently color coded on all Avalon Waterways river cruise ships to indicate foods that are low calorie, low fat/low calorie, high fiber, low cholesterol, and high energy

Lunch Buffet, 12:30 p.m. Select from intriguing appetizers, hearty soups, hot dishes, homemade breads, cold cuts and cheeses, salads, and delectable desserts. Afternoon Tea, 4 p.m. Take a mid-day break with coffee or tea and cake or cookies served in the lounge or on the top deck. Dinner, 7:30 p.m. Dine elegantly with a sit-down meal served in a single sitting. The chef will delight you with gourmet selections and the perfect, complimentary wines (complimentary beer or soft drinks also available). Menus typically feature an appetizer, soup, entree, dessert, and coffee or tea. 

Note: Meal times may vary depending on cruise schedule.

Age Restrictions

Travelers who are less than 18 years old on the departure date must be accompanied by an adult throughout the duration of the vacation. We do not accept children less than 8 years old on any Avalon Waterways vacations. If a child will be traveling with adults other than the parents or with only one parent, it is recommended that a notarized letter be written by the parents or non-traveling parent granting authorization to travel, including the dates of travel.

Tipping

Gratuities on board and on land are not included in the cruise price. Tipping is a personal way to show your satisfaction for good service and is always appreciated. It is recommended that tips be paid in cash.

Cabins

Category E
Square Footage: 172

Category E

Staterooms have comfort collection beds, deluxe beds with memory foam mattress toppers, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, European-style duvets, choice of soft or firm pillows, extra blankets, choice of bed configuration, nightly turn-down service, bedside tables with reading lamps, hair dryer, L'Occitane bath amenities, spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, easy under-bed luggage storage, flat screen satellite TV with movie channels, alarm clock, direct-dial telephone, bathrobes & slippers, well-stocked minibar, complimentary bottled water, in-room safe, individual climate control, elegant, contemporary design throughout, and a large mirror in bathroom. Located on Indigo Deck Forward.




Category D
Square Footage: 172

Category D

Staterooms have comfort collection beds, deluxe beds with memory foam mattress toppers, egyptian super-combed cotton linens, European-style duvets, nightly turn-down service, bedside tables with reading lamps, hair dryer, L'Occitane bath amenities, spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, easy under-bed luggage storage, flat screen satellite TV with movie channels, alarm clock, direct-dial telephone, bathrobes & slippers, well-stocked minibar, in-room safe, individual climate control, elegant, contemporary design throughout, and a large mirror in bathroom. Located on Indigo Deck Aft.




Category B
Square Footage: 200

Category B

Panorama Suites feature comfort collection beds, deluxe beds with memory foam mattress toppers, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, European-style duvets, nightly turn-down service, bedside tables with reading lamps, hair dryer, L'Occitane bath amenities, spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, easy under-bed luggage storage, flat screen satellite TV with movie channels, well-stocked minibar, wall-to-wall panoramic window with open-air Balcony, open-air balcony with full 6-person seating area. Located on Sapphire Deck Aft.




Category A
Square Footage: 200

Category A

Panorama Suites feature comfort collection beds, deluxe beds with memory foam mattress toppers, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, European-style duvets, nightly turn-down service, bedside tables with reading lamps, hair dryer, L'Occitane bath amenities, spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, easy under-bed luggage storage, flat screen satellite TV with movie channels, well-stocked minibar, wall-to-wall panoramic window with open-air Balcony, open-air balcony with full 6-person seating area. Located on Sapphire Deck Forward.




Category P
Square Footage: 200

Category P

Panorama Suites feature comfort collection beds, deluxe beds with memory foam mattress toppers, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, European-style duvets, nightly turn-down service, bedside tables with reading lamps, hair dryer, L'Occitane bath amenities, spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, easy under-bed luggage storage, flat screen satellite TV with movie channels, well-stocked minibar, wall-to-wall panoramic window with open-air Balcony, open-air balcony with full 6-person seating area. Located on Royal Deck.




Category Royal Suite
Square Footage: 300

Category Royal Suite

Suites include Comfort Collection Beds, Deluxe beds with memory foam mattress toppers, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, European-style duvets, Nightly turn-down service, bedside tables with reading lamps, Hair dryer, L'Occitane bath amenities, Spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, Easy under-bed luggage storage, Flatscreen satellite TV with movie channels, Alarm clock, Direct-dial telephone, Bathrobes & slippers, Well-stocked minibar, In-room safe Individual climate control, Elegant, contemporary design throughout, Large mirror in bathroom, Marble countertops in bathroom, Complimentary Wi-Fi, Complimentary use of iPad mobile digital devices, Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Window with Open-Air Balcony, Open-Air Balcony with full 6-person seating area, Full shower with glass door, Writing desk and Coffee table. Located on Royal Deck.




Life on Board

Dining

Dining

Dining Room

When it comes to dining, you'll savor your destination in more ways than one. Professional chefs will delight your taste buds with regional specialties as well as Western favorites. Located on the Sapphire Deck.

Dining

Panorama Bistro

Enjoy a light dinner alternative in the Panorama Bistro featuring regional specialties and wines. Located on the Royal Deck.

Dining

Sky Bistro

Why not sit outside and enjoy your lunch while watching the passing scenery. Located on the Sky Deck.

Entertainment

Entertainment

Club Lounge

An ever-changing landscape serves as the ultimate backdrop as you relax in the Club Lounge. Located on the Royal Deck.

Entertainment

Internet Corner

If you need to check your email and keep in touch, there are computers available for your personal use. Located on the Royal Deck.

Entertainment

Observation Lounge

Enjoy onboard lectures, activities & nightly entertainment with any outside viewing area. Located on the Royal Deck.

Entertainment

Panorama Lounge

Sit back and relax meeting new friends while having a drink at the lounge. Located on the Royal Deck.

Entertainment

Sky Deck

Relax at the Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs and a shade system or have fun at the game area. Located on the Sky Deck.

Wellness Activities

Wellness Activities

Fitness Center

The Fitness Center is well equipped so you can stick to your fitness program while on vacation. Take advantage of state-of-the-art cardio equipment while enjoying the view of unforgettable passing landscapes. Located on the Indigo Deck.

Wellness Activities

Salon

Of course you want to look your best on vacation, there is a salon for all your hair care and manicure needs. Located on the Royal Deck.

Wellness Activities

Whirlpool

The whirlpool is the perfect place to unwind after an exciting day of sightseeing. Located on the Sky Deck.


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