Avalon Waterways has released a bargain airfare deal to combine with its already discounted 2016 season of river cruises, offering flights to Europe from as little as $799* per person.
The airfare offer is available with any of Avalon’s 2016 European river cruises, which are now on sale with earlybird savings of up to 15 per cent off French itineraries and up to 10 per cent off all other European river cruises.
On sale until June 30, 2015, or until sold out, the discounted airfares are priced from $799 for travel between March and May or September and November, 2016. Fares are also available from $999 for travel between June and August, 2016.
The flights are available from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Darwin to a range of European gateways, travelling with airlines including Singapore Airlines, Emirates, Etihad and Cathay Pacific.
Popular itineraries available under the offers include:
- Magnificent Europe – 15 days between Amsterdam and Budapest, visiting destinations including Cologne, the Rhine Gorge, Würzburg, Regensburg, the Wacau Valley, Vienna and Bratislava. Priced from $5538* per person twin share (including 10 per cent discount) plus return flights from $799*.
- Burgundy & Provence – 11 days between the Côte d’Azur and Paris, visiting destinations including Arles, Avignon, Tournon, Lyon, Chalon-Sur-Saône, Beaune and Dijon. Priced from $3617* per person twin share (including 15 per cent discount) plus return flights from $799*.
Avalon’s recently released 2016 season of river cruises is its largest yet, with 28 different itineraries to choose from on the Rhine, Danube, Main, Moselle, Seine and Rhône rivers. For the first time in 2016 Avalon will also offer cruises on the Meuse River in Belgium.
European cruises range from eight to 24 days and are available from as little as $2045* per person twin share (including 10 per cent discount) for the eight-day A Taste of the Danube between Vienna and Budapest.