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    • 443

    • Length
    • 2012

    • Built Year
    • 47

    • Crew
    • 166

    • Pax Capacity
    • 2

    • Suites

Sailings

Sail Date Operator Ship Departs Returns Length Price
Nov 05, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$4,737
Nov 07, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$3,808
Nov 07, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$4,258
Nov 07, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,099
Nov 21, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$2,828
Nov 21, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$3,521
Nov 21, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$1,899
Nov 21, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,099
Nov 26, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,978
Nov 26, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,687
Nov 28, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,758
Nov 28, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,208
Nov 28, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$3,049
Dec 05, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,728
Dec 05, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,421
Dec 05, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,799
Dec 05, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,999
Dec 10, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$2,978
Dec 10, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$4,481
Dec 12, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$3,552
Dec 12, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$4,208
Dec 12, 2020Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,049
Apr 03, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,187
Apr 03, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$3,801
Apr 03, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,149
Apr 03, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,621
Apr 08, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,387
Apr 08, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,048
Apr 10, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,010
Apr 10, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$4,426
Apr 10, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,349
Apr 17, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,387
Apr 17, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$3,921
Apr 17, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,349
Apr 17, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,501
Apr 22, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$4,087
Apr 22, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,911
Apr 24, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,873
Apr 24, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,427
Apr 24, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$3,049
May 01, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,687
May 01, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,221
May 01, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,649
May 01, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,801
May 06, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,787
May 06, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,610
May 08, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,572
May 08, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,127
May 08, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,749
May 12, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaViennaVienna18$6,468
May 14, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaZurichZurich16$5,868
May 15, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,887
May 15, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,661
May 15, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,849
May 15, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$5,242
May 20, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,887
May 20, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,710
May 22, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,672
May 22, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,233
May 22, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,849
May 26, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaViennaVienna18$6,338
May 28, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaZurichZurich16$6,018
May 29, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,887
May 29, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,421
May 29, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,849
May 29, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$5,001
Jun 03, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,887
Jun 03, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,722
Jun 05, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,684
Jun 05, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,245
Jun 05, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,849
Jun 09, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaViennaVienna18$6,488
Jun 11, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaZurichZurich16$5,888
Jun 12, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,887
Jun 12, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,421
Jun 12, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,849
Jun 12, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$5,001
Jun 17, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,887
Jun 17, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,722
Jun 19, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,684
Jun 19, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,245
Jun 19, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,849
Jun 23, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaViennaVienna18$6,338
Jun 25, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaZurichZurich16$5,918
Jun 26, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,887
Jun 26, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,421
Jun 26, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,849
Jun 26, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,864
Jul 01, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,887
Jul 01, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,699
Jul 03, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,661
Jul 03, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,207
Jul 03, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,849
Jul 10, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,887
Jul 10, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,421
Jul 10, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,849
Jul 10, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,864
Jul 15, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,887
Jul 15, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,699
Jul 17, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,661
Jul 17, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,208
Jul 17, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,849
Jul 24, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,887
Jul 24, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,421
Jul 24, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,849
Jul 24, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,864
Aug 04, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaViennaVienna18$6,408
Aug 06, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaZurichZurich16$5,918
Aug 07, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,887
Aug 07, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,421
Aug 07, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,849
Aug 07, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,864
Aug 12, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,887
Aug 12, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,699
Aug 14, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,661
Aug 14, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,208
Aug 14, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,849
Aug 18, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaViennaVienna18$6,408
Aug 20, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaZurichZurich16$5,888
Aug 21, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,887
Aug 21, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,421
Aug 21, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,849
Aug 21, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$5,060
Aug 26, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,887
Aug 26, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,710
Aug 28, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,672
Aug 28, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,227
Aug 28, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,849
Sep 01, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaViennaVienna18$6,638
Sep 03, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaZurichZurich16$6,188
Sep 04, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$4,187
Sep 04, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,721
Sep 04, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$3,149
Sep 04, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$5,542
Sep 09, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$4,187
Sep 09, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$6,010
Sep 11, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,972
Sep 11, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,527
Sep 11, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$3,149
Sep 15, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaViennaVienna18$6,638
Sep 17, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaZurichZurich16$6,138
Sep 18, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$4,187
Sep 18, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,721
Sep 18, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$3,149
Sep 18, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$5,301
Sep 23, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$4,187
Sep 23, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$6,011
Sep 25, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,973
Sep 25, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,526
Sep 25, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$3,149
Sep 29, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaViennaVienna18$6,348
Oct 02, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$4,137
Oct 02, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,665
Oct 02, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$3,099
Oct 02, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$5,246
Oct 07, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,987
Oct 07, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,811
Oct 09, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,773
Oct 09, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$5,289
Oct 09, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,949
Oct 16, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,787
Oct 16, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$4,232
Oct 16, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,749
Oct 16, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,811
Oct 21, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,787
Oct 21, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$5,492
Oct 23, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,454
Oct 23, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$4,874
Oct 23, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,749
Oct 30, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,487
Oct 30, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$3,948
Oct 30, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,549
Oct 30, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,498
Nov 25, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,287
Nov 25, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$4,958
Nov 27, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$4,020
Nov 27, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$4,442
Nov 27, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,349
Dec 04, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLucerne10$3,287
Dec 04, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamLake Como12$3,748
Dec 04, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamBasel8$2,349
Dec 04, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaAmsterdamMilan14$4,298
Dec 09, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneAmsterdam10$3,287
Dec 09, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaLucerneLondon14$4,766
Dec 11, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon12$3,828
Dec 11, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselLondon14$4,441
Dec 11, 2021Avalon WaterwaysVistaBaselAmsterdam8$2,349

Ship Information


  • Maiden Voyage: 2012
  • Length: 443
  • Passenger Capacity: 166
  • Normal Crew Size: 47
  • Staterooms: 83
  • Suites: 2

Dining

With Avalon Choice, you choose your dining experience morning, noon and night. Try mouthwatering cuisine from the region through which you're traveling - or more familiar Western dishes. Each a la carte meal includes a healthy vegetarian option, and every dinner is paired with complimentary wines - including a regional wine - selected by a professional sommelier. Early and Late-Riser Continental breakfasts ensure you're off to a great start. Whether it's surrounded by breathtaking panoramic views in the Main Dining Room, an al fresco lunch at the Sky Bistro (weather permitting), or a casual light lunch or dinner in the Panorama Bistro, the choice is yours.

Delectable Onboard Dining:

  • Captain's welcome and farewell receptions with sparkling wine and canapes
  • Welcome dinner and farewell dinner
  • Daily early-riser and late-riser breakfasts
  • Daily full buffet breakfast with made-to- order egg station, complimentary sparkling wine and juices, and low calorie, low fat, high fiber, low cholesterol, and high energy foods
  • Daily lunch buffet with pasta and carving stations and complimentary soft drinks
  • Sky Bistro on the Sky Deck (weather permitting)
  • Light lunch alternative
  • Daily Afternoon Tea featuring tea, coffee, sweet treats and sandwiches
  • Daily four-course a la carte dinners in the main dining room with choice of appetizers, soups, salads, entrees, desserts or cheese, complimentary regional wines, as well as beer or soft drinks and after-dinner coffee/tea
  • Light dinner alternative on all Suite Ships, featuring regional specialties and wines in the Panorama Bistro
  • Daily Night Fare served at 10:30 pm
  • Daily room service available for Continental breakfast and beverages (service charge applies)

Age Restrictions

Travelers who are under 18 years old on the departure date must be accompanied by an adult throughout the vacation and are requested to share adult's accommodation. Children under 8 years of age are not allowed.

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. Alternatively, you may choose to prepay gratuities for the Cruise Director and ships crew.

Cabins

Category E
Square Footage: 172

Category E

Deluxe Staterooms features two windows, Comfort Collection Beds, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, soft & firm pillows, choice of bed configuration, bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, easy under-bed luggage storage, alarm clock, bathrobes & slippers, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, large mirror in bathroom, full shower with glass door, vanity, memory foam mattress toppers, European-style duvets, extra blankets, nightly turn-down service, hairdryer, spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, flatscreen satellite TV with movie channel, direct-dial telephone, well-stocked minibar, in-room safe, and writing desk. Located on Indigo Deck Forward.




Category D
Square Footage: 172

Category D

Staterooms features two windows, Comfort Collection Beds, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, soft & firm pillows, choice of bed configuration, bedside tables with reading lamps, L'Occitane bath products, easy under-bed luggage storage, alarm clock, bathrobes & slippers, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, large mirror in bathroom, full shower with glass door, vanity, memory foam mattress toppers, European-style duvets, extra blankets, nightly turn-down service, hairdryer, spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, flatscreen satellite TV with movie channel, direct-dial telephone, well-stocked minibar, in-room safe, and writing desk. Located on Indigo Deck Aft.




Category B
Square Footage: 200

Category B

Panorama Suites features a wall-to-wall panoramic window with open-air balcony, comfort Collection Beds, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, soft & firm pillows, choice of bed configuration, bedside tables with reading lamps, hairdryer, spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, flatscreen satellite TV with movie channel, make-up mirror, bathrobes & slippers, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, large mirror in bathroom, complimentary Wi-Fi, 6-person sitting area, writing desk, sofa, memory foam mattress toppers, European-style duvets, extra blankets, nightly turn-down service, hairdryer, L'Occitane bath products, easy under-bed luggage storage, alarm clock, direct-dial telephone, well-stocked minibar, in-room safe, marble countertops in bathroom, full shower with glass door, vanity, and coffee table. Located on Sapphire Deck Aft.




Category A
Square Footage: 200

Category A

Panorama Suites features a wall-to-wall panoramic window with open-air balcony, comfort Collection Beds, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, soft & firm pillows, choice of bed configuration, bedside tables with reading lamps, hairdryer, spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, flatscreen satellite TV with movie channel, make-up mirror, bathrobes & slippers, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, large mirror in bathroom, complimentary Wi-Fi, 6-person sitting area, writing desk, sofa, memory foam mattress toppers, European-style duvets, extra blankets, nightly turn-down service, hairdryer, L'Occitane bath products, easy under-bed luggage storage, alarm clock, direct-dial telephone, well-stocked minibar, in-room safe, marble countertops in bathroom, full shower with glass door, vanity, and coffee table. Located on Sapphire Deck Forward.




Category P
Square Footage: 200

Category P

Panorama Suites features a wall-to-wall panoramic window with open-air balcony, comfort Collection Beds, Egyptian super-combed cotton linens, soft & firm pillows, choice of bed configuration, bedside tables with reading lamps, hairdryer, spacious 3-door closets with shelves for ample storage, flatscreen satellite TV with movie channel, make-up mirror, bathrobes & slippers, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, large mirror in bathroom, complimentary Wi-Fi, 6-person sitting area, writing desk, sofa, memory foam mattress toppers, European-style duvets, extra blankets, nightly turn-down service, hairdryer, L'Occitane bath products, easy under-bed luggage storage, alarm clock, direct-dial telephone, well-stocked minibar, in-room safe, marble countertops in bathroom, full shower with glass door, vanity, and coffee table. Located at Royal Deck.




Category Royal Suite
Square Footage: 300

Category Royal Suite

Royal 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, Flatscreen satellite TV with movie channels, Alarm clock, Direct-dial telephone, Bathrobes & slippers, Well-stocked minibar, 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, Full shower with glass door, Writing desk, Coffee table, and Double sinks. Located at Royal Deck.




Life on Board

Recreation

Fine Dining

Every dining experience with Avalon is an opportunity to bring your destination to life. Creating every day's menu using fresh, quality ingredients. All prepared to perfection by culinary artisans. Located on the Sapphire Deck.

Recreation

Sky Bistro

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

Recreation

Club Lounge

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

Recreation

Internet Center

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

Fitness Center

The Fitness Center is equipped with state-of-the-art cardio equipment so you can stay on track with your daily workout. Located on the Indigo Deck.

Recreation

Salon

While onboard, visit the hair salon where stylists offer a range of services to help you look your best throughout your vacation. Located on the Royal Deck.

Recreation

Sky Deck

Enjoy the spacious Sky Deck with a shade system and premium lounge chairs where you can enjoy the outdoors, fresh air and beautiful vistas. Located on the Sky Deck.

Hygiene and Safety Protocols

Today's world has changed, but what remains certain is Avalon Waterways' commitment to guest safety, comfort and peace-of-mind while traveling with us. To that end, Avalon Waterways has established a worldwide Assurance program, with enhanced on-trip protocols and procedures, to ensure the health – and happiness – of guests throughout their travels with us.

It all starts with Avalon Waterways' Global Health & Safety Team, dedicated to ensuring that cleanliness of all operations exceeds today’s travel standards—from start to finish. The following areas address Avalon Waterways' commitment to providing a safe and clean environment for guests.

WELCOME ABOARD

New embarkation procedures to offer guests a safe start to their journey, including:

  • Social distancing throughout embarkation
  • Mandatory health screening, including touch-free temperature-check, for all guests and crew
  • Luggage disinfection prior to onboarding (with crew wearing gloves and masks)

FRESH AIR, INSIDE AND OUT:

In addition to Avalon Waterways' Open-Air staterooms, the air in the ships is not circulated between staterooms; only within an individual stateroom and mixed with fresh, outside air.

BLENDING CULTURAL PROXIMITY WITH SOCIAL DISTANCE:

New social distancing guidelines for guests throughout their Avalon cruise include:

  • Reducing ship capacity as required for more space on board per guest
  • Introducing more dining venues for more dining space per person
  • Crew wearing masks for the duration of the cruise during any guest interaction
  • Providing masks for guests to wear during any event where social proximity could become an issue, including disembarkation for excursions and safety drills
  • Adjusting ratio of guides and coaches for excursions, as required

NEW TECHNOLOGY TO ENSURE CLEANLINESS:

  • Electrostatic disinfecting systems
  • UV disinfecting systems

TOUCHING HEARTS, NOT HANDS:

Reducing risk with hands-free service, including:

  • More hand-sanitizing stations throughout the ship
  • Required use of hand-sanitizing stations when leaving the ship, returning to the ship and entering dining venues as well as entering each public/common space
  • Self-serve stations, including buffets, drinks, specialty coffees and snacks have been replaced with crew service
  • All buffets (breakfast and lunch) replaced by a full range of á la carte menu choices
  • Hourly (or more frequent) disinfection of all public areas

COMMITMENT TO THE CLEANEST SHIPS:

Enhanced cleaning procedures throughout each ship, including these additional steps that go above-and-beyond Avalon’s already strict procedures:

  • Deep disinfection of each stateroom between cruises, including:
    • Use of disinfectants and cleaning materials that meet the highest standards
    • Soft goods in each stateroom (mattress, sofa, window coverings, chairs, etc.) disinfected between cruises
  • Disinfection of all dining areas between meals
  • Disinfection of all shared items like umbrellas, bicycles and other Adventure Center items
  • Disinfection of all goods prior to loading on the ship
  • Ongoing crew training in protective equipment use and hygiene

FOCUS ON CREW HEALTH:

Ensuring a healthy crew, including:

  • Medical certificate required prior to start of contract
  • Daily temperature checks
  • Social distancing in crew living quarters
  • Regular health screenings

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