Avalon Illumination

Avalon Illumination accommodates 166 passengers. This gorgeous ship features two full decks of Panorama Suites with wall-to-wall panoramic windows that transform into a unique open-air balcony. With 200 square feet, Panorama Suites are more than 30% larger than the industry standard, affording you the unique opportunity to wake each morning facing the splendid passing scenery. Onboard amenities include an alternative light dining option in the Panorama Bistro, a fitness centre, complimentary Wi-Fi access, and a spacious Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs, whirlpool, and light al fresco lunches at the Sky Bistro.

Accommodation

Avalon Waterways are pioneering the look of river cruising. Not only are the staterooms and views 30 percent larger than any other small ship in Europe, providing cruisers a renewed feeling of freedom and space, every component of the experience, from bed and bathroom positioning and colour palette to storage space and sound-proof insulation, was wistfully designed for cruisers to ensure they enjoy all that river cruising has to offer.

Accommodation

Food & Drink

From the first bite to the last "Mmmmm," Avalon frees your tastebuds from the ordinary. At breakfast, lunch, and dinner, try mouthwatering recipes from the region through which you're traveling-or more familiar Western dishes, if that's your preference. 

With Avalon, they make every meal part of the journey.

Dining

Life on Board

Avalon Waterways want your experience with them to be as rich as possible and have included everything that they know will be important to your cruise enjoyment.

With so many amenities on board, whether you are making the most of happy hour by enjoying a glass of wine or a gin and tonic in the lounge, or having a quiet moment in the Club Lounge with a cappuccino, there is plenty of space to stretch out and relax on an Avalon ship. Complimentary Wi-Fi access and free use of computers or laptops is available to help you stay in touch with friends and family.They've designed a cruise experience that includes all the right things...but still leaves room for your own preferences. 

Life on Board

Gallery

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Avalon Illumination Cruises

May we present you with a small selection of the wide range of cruises available on Avalon Waterways' Avalon Illumination. For more details click on one of the links below.

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Deck Plans Avalon Illumination

Browse Avalon Illumination's deck plans to get a feel of her layout. Explore cabins, restaurants, entertainment and shared spaces at your leisure.

Avalon Illumination Deckplans

The Avalon Waterways Fleet

Our fleet of modern ships offer every possible comfort and amenity on our unrivalled range of cruise itineraries in Europe, Southeast Asia and South America. Explore the world the right way and enjoy five-star hotel standard accommodation with elegant, contemporary and spacious design throughout, and beautifully-appointed, light and inviting staterooms and suites. Sliding glass doors transform your accommodation into a panoramic viewing point; marble bathrooms, premium beds and individual temperature control come as standard. Dine in gourmet style and enjoy a full programme of live onboard - and often local - entertainment on your dream cruise.

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Avalon Illumination
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Avalon Artistry II
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Avalon Vista
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Delfin III

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