Illumination


    • 443

    • Length
    • 2014

    • Built Year
    • 47

    • Crew
    • 140

    • Pax Capacity
    • 2

    • Suites

Sailings

Sail Date Operator Ship Departs Returns Length Price
Dec 14, 2018Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestNuremberg8$1,899
Apr 13, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationViennaBudapest8$1,809
Apr 15, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationViennaBudapest4$999
Apr 16, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestPrague12$3,799
Apr 18, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestNuremberg8$2,899
Apr 23, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationPragueBudapest10$2,869
Apr 25, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationNurembergBudapest8$2,399
Apr 30, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestPrague12$4,099
May 02, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestNuremberg8$3,199
May 07, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationPragueBudapest10$3,869
May 09, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationNurembergBudapest8$3,399
May 14, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestPrague12$4,299
May 16, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestNuremberg8$3,399
May 21, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationPragueBudapest10$3,369
May 23, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationNurembergBudapest8$2,899
May 30, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestAmsterdam15$6,299
May 30, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestLondon19$7,983
Jun 13, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationAmsterdamBudapest15$6,299
Jun 27, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestAmsterdam15$6,299
Jun 27, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestLondon19$7,848
Jul 11, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationAmsterdamBudapest15$6,099
Jul 11, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationAmsterdamBucharest22$9,368
Jul 11, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationAmsterdamBucharest24$9,950
Jul 23, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestBucharest10$3,449
Jul 23, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestBucharest12$4,031
Jul 28, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestAmsterdam26$10,800
Jul 28, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestBudapest14$5,131
Jul 30, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestAmsterdam24$10,218
Jul 30, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestBudapest12$4,549
Jul 31, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestAmsterdam23$10,048
Jul 31, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestBudapest9$3,949
Aug 08, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestAmsterdam15$6,099
Aug 08, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestLondon19$7,637
Aug 22, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationAmsterdamBudapest15$5,949
Sep 03, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestBucharest10$3,399
Sep 03, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestBucharest12$3,981
Sep 08, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestAmsterdam26$11,550
Sep 08, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestBudapest14$5,131
Sep 10, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestAmsterdam24$10,968
Sep 10, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestBudapest12$4,549
Sep 11, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestAmsterdam23$10,798
Sep 11, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBucharestBudapest9$3,949
Sep 19, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestAmsterdam15$6,099
Sep 19, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestLondon19$7,655
Oct 03, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationAmsterdamBudapest15$6,099
Oct 15, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestPrague12$4,099
Oct 17, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestNuremberg8$3,199
Oct 22, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationPragueBudapest10$3,469
Oct 24, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationNurembergBudapest8$2,999
Oct 29, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestPrague12$3,699
Oct 31, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestNuremberg8$2,799
Nov 05, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationPragueBudapest10$3,169
Nov 07, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationNurembergBudapest8$2,699
Nov 28, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestPrague12$3,599
Nov 30, 2019Avalon WaterwaysIlluminationBudapestNuremberg8$2,699

Ship Information


  • Maiden Voyage: 2014
  • 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, 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 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, 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, wall-to-wall panoramic window with open-air Balcony, open-air balcony with full 6-person seating area, full shower with glass door, well-stocked minibar, writing desk, and a coffee table. 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, 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, wall-to-wall panoramic window with open-air Balcony, open-air balcony with full 6-person seating area, full shower with glass door, well-stocked minibar, writing desk, and a coffee table. 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, 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, wall-to-wall panoramic window with open-air Balcony, open-air balcony with full 6-person seating area, full shower with glass door, well-stocked minibar, writing desk, and a coffee table. 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, 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, Flatscreen satellite TV with movie channels, Alarm clock, Direct-dial telephone, Bathrobes & slippers, Well-stocked minibar, Complimentary bottled water, In-room safe individual climate control, 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, Vanity, Sofa, Coffee table, and Double sinks. Located on Royal Deck.




Life on Board

Recreation

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.

Recreation

Panorama Bistro

An alternate dining experience with regional specialties and lighter fare in the Panorama Bistro. Located on the Royal Deck.

Recreation

Sky Bistro

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

Recreation

Observation Lounge

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

Recreation

Panorama Lounge

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

Recreation

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.

Recreation

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.

Recreation

Salon

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

Recreation

Whirlpool

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


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