Avalon Illumination

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Cruise line
Avalon Waterways

Current cruise:
14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam
23 Jun, 2017 - 08 Jul, 2017

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Avalon Illumination Review and Specifications

Specifications of Avalon Illumination

Year built 2014  /  Age : 3
Flag state Switzerland
Builder Den Breejen BV (Holland)
Class Suite Ship
Owner MS Donau GmbH & Co KG Hamburg
Operator Avalon Waterways
Speed 12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
Length (LOA) 135 m / 443 ft
Beam (width) 12 m / 39 ft
Gross Tonnage 2775 gt
Passengers 84 - 166
Crew 47
Decks 4
Cabins 84
Decks with cabins 3
Christened by Deborah Hutton

Review of Avalon Illumination

The Avalon Illumination boat cruises on Main, Danube and Rhine Rivers departing from Amsterdam, Vienna, Prague, Passau, Istanbul, Bucharest and Budapest. The ship also offers flight-inclusive Black Sea river cruises with departures from Amsterdam, Vienna and Istanbul.

Avalon Illumination cruise ship debuts in 2014 as a part of Avalon Suite Ships fleet. This beautiful vessel features two decks of Panorama Suites, all with panoramic Wall-to-Wall Windows which transform the space into Open-Air Balcony.Avalon Illumination cruise ship ms Avalon Illumination Panorama Suites with their vast 200 sq.feet free space, are more than 30 per cent larger than industry's standard suites, affording guests the opportunity to wake up facing the beautiful passing scenery. Some of the various onboard amenities include the alternative dining option in Panorama Bistro, light al fresco lunch at the Sky Bistro, expanded Fitness Center, spacious Sky Deck with a whirlpool and premium loungers, complimentary Wi-Fi access.

Avalon Illumination river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative Avalon river cruise rates. They might be different when you book your Avalon Waterways cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. On Avalon Illumination cruises, Avalon Waterways offers USA flights-inclusive deals with discount airfare and complimentary airport transfers.

RIver Cruise Itineraries

Follows the list of Avalon Illumination itineraries as themes officially announced by the Avalon Waterways line:

  • (7-nights cruising) "Magnificent Europe" are 15-days river cruises from Amsterdam to Budapest (Eastbound, code WAB), and the reverse from Budapest to Amsterdam (Westbound, code WBA).
  • (7-nights cruising) “The Blue Danube Discovery” are 13-days river cruises from Budapest to Prague (Nuremberg disembarkation, Westbound, code WBN). The reverse route is themed “The Legendary Danube”: (7-days sailing) 11-days river cruises from Prague to Budapest (Eastbound, code WNB, Nuremberg embarkation)."Cruising-Only" deals are from Nuremberg to Budapest (code WNBO) and the reverse from Budapest to Nuremberg (code WBNO).
  • (7-nights cruising) "Capitals of Central Europe" are 10-days Danube river cruises from Prague to Budapest (Eastbound, code WPB), and the reverse from Budapest to Prague (Westbound, code WBP).Both itineraries include bus transfer Prague-Passau (embarkation/disembarkation) and visiting Bratislava."Cruising-Only" deals are from Passau to Budapest (code WPBO, non-inclusive of Prague hotel package).
  • (3-nights cruising) "A Taste of the Danube" are 8-days river cruises from Vienna to Budapest (Eastbound, code WVB), and the reverse from Budapest to Vienna (Westbound, code WBV). "Cruising-Only" deals are from Budapest to Nuremberg (code WBVO, non-inclusive of Budapest hotel package).
  • (13-nights cruising) "Grand Danube Cruise" are 18-days river cruises from Prague to Bucharest (Eastbound, code WNO), and the reverse from Bucharest to Prague (Westbound, code WON). Other booking options are with added Bucharest luxury hotel package (Westbound code WONE, Eastbound code WNOE) and the "Cruising-Only" deals from Nuremberg to Bucharest (code WONO).
  • (22-nights cruising) "North Sea–Black Sea Cruise" are 24-days river cruises from Amsterdam to Bucharest (Eastbound, code WA)), and the reverse from Bucharest to Amsterdam (Westbound, code WOA). The Eastbound route is also operated as 26-days cruise from Amsterdam to Istanbul (code WOAE), with a 2-night luxury Istanbul hotel package included in the Avalon deals.
  • (10-nights cruising) "Blue Danube to the Black Sea" are 14-days river cruises from Bucharest to Vienna (Westbound, code WOV), and the reverse from Vienna to Bucharest (Eastbound, code WVO). There are also 16-days deals on cruises from Istanbul to Vienna (Westbound code WOVE) and from Vienna to Istanbul (Eastbound code WVOE), with a 3-night Istanbul luxury hotel package included in the fares. "Cruising-Only" deals are without the Bucharest-Vienna hotel packages (code WOVO).
  • (6-nights cruising) "Balkan Discovery" are 10-days river cruises from Budapest to Bucharest (Eastbound, code WBO), and the reverse from Bucharest to Budapest (Eastbound, code WOB). Other booking options are with added Bucharest luxury hotel package (Westbound code WOBE, Eastbound code WBOE) and the "Cruising-Only" deals (code WOB0, non-inclusive of Bucharest-Budapest hotel packages).

Avalon Illumination wiki

  • Accident reports and news CruiseMinus.com
  • Cabin grades number: 6
  • Total number of cabins: 84 (of which 2 Royal Suite, 66 Panorama Suite, 16 with non-opening windows).
  • Restaurants: Illumination (dining room), Panorama Bistro, Sky Bistro (al-fresco).
  • Lounges & Bars: Panorama Lounge & Bar (observation, with an outside viewing deck), Club Lounge, Library/Internet Corner, Illumination Atrium Lobby, Hair Salon, Fitness, Sun Deck (Sky Lounge & Bar, Sky Bistro, Whirlpool, shaded seating, deck games area).
  • Avalon Illumination cruise deals are inclusive of Wi-Fi Internet, room-service, all land tours and excursions (by certified local tour guides), port taxes, flights, motorcoach transfers, live evening entertainment (local performers), daily enrichment lectures, Illumination cruise ship tour ("behind-the-scenes"), food and wine tastings, 24-hour premium coffee/tea/hot chocolate, replenished daily bottled water.
  • The Avalon Illumination boat is the 7th vessel in the line's "Suite Ships" class. With this unique river cruise ship design are also the Avalon Waterways ships Artistry 2ExpressionImpressionPanorama, Poetry 2Tapestry 2Tranquility 2Visionary and Vista. The list of its best features includes: 2 full decks of spacious Suite accommodations (each with wall-to-wall sliding windows and French Balcony) and large and diverse public venues all with full panorama views. Each of these ships is equipped with two "C32 ACERT" Caterpillar Marine diesel engines (total power output 1420 kW / 1930 HP), plus an emergency diesel generator. The Artistry 2 ship's propulsion is diesel-electric, with one azimuth thruster (at the bow) and a "Silent Drive System" (separating the ship's engines from passenger staterooms).
  • The Avalon cruise ship Illumination was launched in 2014 on June 3rd. It was christened in Vienna (Austria) by mrs Deborah Hutton, a famous Australian media personality - TV series hostess, magazine editor ("Darwin Life"), homewares designer ("Kmart Australia"), also former ambassador for "Qantas Airways" and "MYER" (department store chain).

Cabins Types, Sizes, Categories (high to low) 

  • Amenities in all types of staterooms - 2 twin beds converting to queen-sized, 3-door closets with shelves, private bathroom (glass-door shower, hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers), sofa, coffee table, flat TV, vanity/writing desk, private French balcony (floor-to-ceiling sliding door), individual climate control, phone, mini bar, safe, deluxe pillow menu, complimentary bottled water. Cabin occupancy - 2 guests in room.
  • 2x "Royal Suites" (RS) - deck 3, size 300 ft2 / 28 m2
  • Panorama Suites - P (x33, deck 3), A (x23, deck 2), B (x9, deck 2) - size 200 ft2 / 18,6 m2.
  • Deluxe Staterooms (category, number) - D (x10, deck 1), E (6, deck 1) - size 172 ft2 / 16 m2).

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Avalon Illumination Itineraries 2017

The below listed Avalon Illumination cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Avalon Waterways fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Budapest cruise port

26 May 2017 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam
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27 May      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
28 May     Budapest, Hungary   
29 May     Bratislava, Slovakia   
30 May     Vienna, Austria   
31 May     Durnstein, Austria   
31 May     Melk, Austria   
01 Jun     Passau, Germany   
02 Jun     Regensburg, Germany   
03 Jun     Nuremberg, Germany   
04 Jun     Bamberg, Germany   
05 Jun     Wurzburg, Germany   
06 Jun     Main River   
07 Jun     Rudesheim, Germany   
08 Jun     Cologne, Germany   
09 Jun - 10 Jun     Amsterdam, Holland (Overnight)   
10 Jun      Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland   
Amsterdam cruise port

09 June 2017 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
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10 Jun      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
11 Jun     Amsterdam, Holland   
12 Jun     Cologne, Germany   
13 Jun     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
13 Jun     Rudesheim, Germany   
14 Jun     Main River   
14 Jun     Miltenberg, Germany   
15 Jun     Wurzburg, Germany   
16 Jun     Bamberg, Germany   
17 Jun     Nuremberg, Germany   
18 Jun     Regensburg, Germany   
19 Jun     Passau, Germany   
20 Jun     Melk, Austria   
20 Jun     Wachau Valley, Austria   
20 Jun     Durnstein, Austria   
21 Jun     Vienna, Austria   
22 Jun     Bratislava, Slovakia   
23 Jun     Budapest, Hungary   
24 Jun      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

23 June 2017 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam
Prices starting
from $4144
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24 Jun      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
25 Jun     Budapest, Hungary   
26 Jun     Bratislava, Slovakia   
27 Jun     Vienna, Austria   
28 Jun     Durnstein, Austria   
28 Jun     Melk, Austria   
29 Jun     Passau, Germany   
30 Jun     Regensburg, Germany   
01 Jul     Nuremberg, Germany   
02 Jul     Bamberg, Germany   
03 Jul     Wurzburg, Germany   
04 Jul     Main River   
05 Jul     Rudesheim, Germany   
06 Jul     Cologne, Germany   
07 Jul - 08 Jul     Amsterdam, Holland (Overnight)   
08 Jul      Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland   
Amsterdam cruise port

07 July 2017 22 nights / 23 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Bucharest
Prices starting
from $13502
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08 Jul      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
09 Jul     Amsterdam, Holland   
10 Jul     Cologne, Germany   
11 Jul     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
11 Jul     Rudesheim, Germany   
12 Jul     Wertheim, Germany   
13 Jul     Wurzburg, Germany   
14 Jul     Bamberg, Germany   
15 Jul     Nuremberg, Germany   
16 Jul     Regensburg, Germany   
17 Jul     Linz, Austria   
17 Jul     Grein, Austria   
18 Jul     Wachau Valley, Austria   
18 Jul     Durnstein, Austria   
19 Jul     Vienna, Austria   
20 Jul     Bratislava, Slovakia   
21 Jul     Budapest, Hungary   
22 Jul     Budapest, Hungary   
23 Jul     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
24 Jul     Belgrade, Serbia   
25 Jul     Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia   
25 Jul     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
26 Jul     Ruse, Bulgaria   
27 Jul     Danube River   
28 Jul     Sfantu Gheorghe, Romania   
28 Jul     Danube Delta, Romania   
29 Jul     Cernavoda, Romania   
30 Jul     Oltenita, Romania   
30 Jul      Arriving in Bucharest, Romania (Transfer)   
Amsterdam cruise port

07 July 2017 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $4810
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08 Jul      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
09 Jul     Amsterdam, Holland   
10 Jul     Cologne, Germany   
11 Jul     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
11 Jul     Rudesheim, Germany   
12 Jul     Main River   
12 Jul     Miltenberg, Germany   
13 Jul     Wurzburg, Germany   
14 Jul     Bamberg, Germany   
15 Jul     Nuremberg, Germany   
16 Jul     Regensburg, Germany   
17 Jul     Passau, Germany   
18 Jul     Melk, Austria   
18 Jul     Wachau Valley, Austria   
18 Jul     Durnstein, Austria   
19 Jul     Vienna, Austria   
20 Jul     Bratislava, Slovakia   
21 Jul     Budapest, Hungary   
22 Jul      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

21 July 2017 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Oltenita
Prices starting
from $3800
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22 Jul      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
23 Jul     Kalocsa, Hungary   
23 Jul     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
24 Jul     Belgrade, Serbia   
25 Jul     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
26 Jul     Vidin, Bulgaria   
27 Jul     Svishtov, Bulgaria   
28 Jul      Arriving in Oltenita, Romania   
Bucharest cruise port

27 July 2017 9 nights / 10 days, one-way from Bucharest to Budapest
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28 Jul      Departing from Bucharest, Romania (Transfer)   
28 Jul      Departing from Fetesti, Romania   
29 Jul     Sfantu Gheorghe, Romania   
29 Jul     Danube Delta, Romania   
30 Jul     Cernavoda, Romania   
31 Jul     Ruse, Bulgaria   
31 Jul     Svishtov, Bulgaria   
01 Aug     Vidin, Bulgaria   
02 Aug     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
02 Aug     Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia   
03 Aug     Belgrade, Serbia   
04 Aug     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
05 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
06 Aug      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Bucharest cruise port

28 July 2017 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Bucharest to Prague
Prices starting
from $10360
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29 Jul      Departing from Bucharest, Romania (Transfer)   
29 Jul      Departing from Fetesti, Romania   
30 Jul     Danube River   
30 Jul     Sfantu Gheorghe, Romania   
31 Jul     Cernavoda, Romania   
01 Aug     Ruse, Bulgaria   
01 Aug     Svishtov, Bulgaria   
02 Aug     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
02 Aug     Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia   
03 Aug     Belgrade, Serbia   
04 Aug     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
05 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
06 Aug     Danube River   
06 Aug - 07 Aug     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
07 Aug     Vienna, Austria   
08 Aug     Durnstein, Austria   
08 Aug     Wachau Valley, Austria   
08 Aug     Melk, Austria   
09 Aug     Passau, Germany   
10 Aug     Regensburg, Germany   
11 Aug     Roth, Germany   
12 Aug     Nuremberg, Germany   
12 Aug      Arriving in Prague, Czech Republic (Transfer)   
Budapest cruise port

04 August 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $3002
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05 Aug      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
06 Aug     Danube River   
06 Aug - 07 Aug     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
07 Aug     Vienna, Austria   
08 Aug     Durnstein, Austria   
08 Aug     Wachau Valley, Austria   
08 Aug     Melk, Austria   
09 Aug     Passau, Germany   
10 Aug     Regensburg, Germany   
11 Aug     Roth, Germany   
12 Aug      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Nuremberg cruise port

11 August 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $3170
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12 Aug      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
13 Aug     Nuremberg, Germany   
14 Aug     Regensburg, Germany   
15 Aug     Passau, Germany   
16 Aug     Melk, Austria   
16 Aug     Wachau Valley, Austria   
16 Aug - 17 Aug     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
17 Aug     Vienna, Austria   
18 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
19 Aug      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

18 August 2017 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam
Prices starting
from $4120
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19 Aug      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
20 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
21 Aug     Bratislava, Slovakia   
22 Aug     Vienna, Austria   
23 Aug     Durnstein, Austria   
23 Aug     Melk, Austria   
24 Aug     Passau, Germany   
25 Aug     Regensburg, Germany   
26 Aug     Nuremberg, Germany   
27 Aug     Bamberg, Germany   
28 Aug     Wurzburg, Germany   
29 Aug     Main River   
30 Aug     Rudesheim, Germany   
31 Aug     Cologne, Germany   
01 Sep - 02 Sep     Amsterdam, Holland (Overnight)   
02 Sep      Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland   
Amsterdam cruise port

01 September 2017 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
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02 Sep      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
03 Sep     Amsterdam, Holland   
04 Sep     Cologne, Germany   
05 Sep     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
05 Sep     Rudesheim, Germany   
06 Sep     Main River   
06 Sep     Miltenberg, Germany   
07 Sep     Wurzburg, Germany   
08 Sep     Bamberg, Germany   
09 Sep     Nuremberg, Germany   
10 Sep     Regensburg, Germany   
11 Sep     Passau, Germany   
12 Sep     Melk, Austria   
12 Sep     Wachau Valley, Austria   
12 Sep     Durnstein, Austria   
13 Sep     Vienna, Austria   
14 Sep     Bratislava, Slovakia   
15 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
16 Sep      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

15 September 2017 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam
Prices starting
from $4341
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16 Sep      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
17 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
18 Sep     Bratislava, Slovakia   
19 Sep     Vienna, Austria   
20 Sep     Durnstein, Austria   
20 Sep     Melk, Austria   
21 Sep     Passau, Germany   
22 Sep     Regensburg, Germany   
23 Sep     Nuremberg, Germany   
24 Sep     Bamberg, Germany   
25 Sep     Wurzburg, Germany   
26 Sep     Main River   
27 Sep     Rudesheim, Germany   
28 Sep     Cologne, Germany   
29 Sep - 30 Sep     Amsterdam, Holland (Overnight)   
30 Sep      Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland   
Amsterdam cruise port

29 September 2017 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $4448
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30 Sep      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
01 Oct     Amsterdam, Holland   
02 Oct     Cologne, Germany   
03 Oct     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
03 Oct     Rudesheim, Germany   
04 Oct     Main River   
04 Oct     Miltenberg, Germany   
05 Oct     Wurzburg, Germany   
06 Oct     Bamberg, Germany   
07 Oct     Nuremberg, Germany   
08 Oct     Regensburg, Germany   
09 Oct     Passau, Germany   
10 Oct     Melk, Austria   
10 Oct     Wachau Valley, Austria   
10 Oct     Durnstein, Austria   
11 Oct     Vienna, Austria   
12 Oct     Bratislava, Slovakia   
13 Oct     Budapest, Hungary   
14 Oct      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

13 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $3046
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14 Oct      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
15 Oct     Danube River   
15 Oct - 16 Oct     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
16 Oct     Vienna, Austria   
17 Oct     Durnstein, Austria   
17 Oct     Wachau Valley, Austria   
17 Oct     Melk, Austria   
18 Oct     Passau, Germany   
19 Oct     Regensburg, Germany   
20 Oct     Roth, Germany   
21 Oct      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Nuremberg cruise port

20 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $3669
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21 Oct      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
22 Oct     Nuremberg, Germany   
23 Oct     Regensburg, Germany   
24 Oct     Passau, Germany   
25 Oct     Melk, Austria   
25 Oct     Wachau Valley, Austria   
25 Oct - 26 Oct     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
26 Oct     Vienna, Austria   
27 Oct     Budapest, Hungary   
28 Oct      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

27 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
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28 Oct      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
29 Oct     Danube River   
29 Oct - 23:00     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
29 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Vienna, Austria   
30 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Durnstein, Austria   
30 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Wachau Valley, Austria   
30 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Melk, Austria   
31 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Passau, Germany   
01 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Regensburg, Germany   
02 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Roth, Germany   
03 Nov      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Budapest cruise port

27 November 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
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28 Nov      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
29 Nov     Danube River   
29 Nov - 30 Nov     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
30 Nov     Vienna, Austria   
01 Dec     Durnstein, Austria   
01 Dec     Wachau Valley, Austria   
01 Dec     Melk, Austria   
02 Dec     Passau, Germany   
03 Dec     Regensburg, Germany   
04 Dec     Roth, Germany   
05 Dec      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Budapest cruise port

29 November 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $2800
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30 Nov      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
01 Dec     Danube River   
01 Dec - 02 Dec     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
02 Dec     Vienna, Austria   
03 Dec     Durnstein, Austria   
03 Dec     Wachau Valley, Austria   
03 Dec     Melk, Austria   
04 Dec     Passau, Germany   
05 Dec     Regensburg, Germany   
06 Dec     Roth, Germany   
07 Dec      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Nuremberg cruise port

06 December 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $2451
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07 Dec      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
08 Dec     Nuremberg, Germany   
09 Dec     Regensburg, Germany   
10 Dec     Passau, Germany   
11 Dec     Melk, Austria   
11 Dec     Wachau Valley, Austria   
11 Dec - 12 Dec     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
12 Dec     Vienna, Austria   
13 Dec     Budapest, Hungary   
14 Dec      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

11 December 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
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12 Dec      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
13 Dec     Danube River   
13 Dec - 14 Dec     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
14 Dec     Vienna, Austria   
15 Dec     Durnstein, Austria   
15 Dec     Wachau Valley, Austria   
15 Dec     Melk, Austria   
16 Dec     Passau, Germany   
17 Dec     Regensburg, Germany   
18 Dec     Roth, Germany   
19 Dec      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Budapest cruise port

13 December 2017 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
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14 Dec      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
15 Dec     Danube River   
15 Dec - 16 Dec     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
16 Dec     Vienna, Austria   
17 Dec     Durnstein, Austria   
17 Dec     Wachau Valley, Austria   
17 Dec     Melk, Austria   
18 Dec     Passau, Germany   
19 Dec     Regensburg, Germany   
20 Dec     Roth, Germany   
21 Dec      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   

Avalon Illumination Itineraries 2018

The below listed Avalon Illumination cruise prices on 2018 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Avalon Waterways fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Amsterdam cruise port

13 April 2018 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Tulip Time
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14 Apr      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
15 Apr     Keukenhof Gardens, Holland   
16 Apr     Antwerp, Belgium   
17 Apr     Ghent, Belgium   
18 Apr     Middelburg, Holland   
19 Apr     Willemstad, Holland   
20 Apr - 21 Apr     Amsterdam, Holland (Overnight)   
21 Apr      Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland   
Amsterdam cruise port

20 April 2018 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Tulip Time
Prices starting
from $2814
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21 Apr      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
22 Apr     Keukenhof Gardens, Holland   
23 Apr     Antwerp, Belgium   
24 Apr     Ghent, Belgium   
25 Apr     Middelburg, Holland   
26 Apr     Willemstad, Holland   
27 Apr - 28 Apr     Amsterdam, Holland (Overnight)   
28 Apr      Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland   
Amsterdam cruise port

04 May 2018 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $5973
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05 May      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
06 May     Amsterdam, Holland   
07 May     Cologne, Germany   
08 May     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
08 May     Rudesheim, Germany   
09 May     Main River   
09 May     Miltenberg, Germany   
10 May     Wurzburg, Germany   
11 May     Bamberg, Germany   
12 May     Nuremberg, Germany   
13 May     Regensburg, Germany   
14 May     Passau, Germany   
15 May     Melk, Austria   
15 May     Wachau Valley, Austria   
15 May     Durnstein, Austria   
16 May     Vienna, Austria   
17 May     Bratislava, Slovakia   
18 May     Budapest, Hungary   
19 May      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

18 May 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $4660
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19 May      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
20 May     Danube River   
20 May - 21 May     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
21 May     Vienna, Austria   
22 May     Durnstein, Austria   
22 May     Wachau Valley, Austria   
22 May     Melk, Austria   
23 May     Passau, Germany   
24 May     Regensburg, Germany   
25 May     Roth, Germany   
26 May      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Nuremberg cruise port

18 May 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $4262
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19 May      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
20 May     Nuremberg, Germany   
21 May     Regensburg, Germany   
22 May     Passau, Germany   
23 May     Melk, Austria   
23 May     Wachau Valley, Austria   
23 May - 24 May     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
24 May     Vienna, Austria   
25 May     Budapest, Hungary   
26 May      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Nuremberg cruise port

25 May 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $4262
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26 May      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
27 May     Nuremberg, Germany   
28 May     Regensburg, Germany   
29 May     Passau, Germany   
30 May     Melk, Austria   
30 May     Wachau Valley, Austria   
30 May - 31 May     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
31 May     Vienna, Austria   
01 Jun     Budapest, Hungary   
02 Jun      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Amsterdam cruise port

27 May 2018 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Tulip Time
Prices starting
from $2906
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28 May      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
29 May     Keukenhof Gardens, Holland   
30 May     Antwerp, Belgium   
31 May     Ghent, Belgium   
01 Jun     Middelburg, Holland   
02 Jun     Willemstad, Holland   
03 Jun - 04 Jun     Amsterdam, Holland (Overnight)   
04 Jun      Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland   
Budapest cruise port

01 June 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $4620
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02 Jun      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
03 Jun     Danube River   
03 Jun - 04 Jun     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
04 Jun     Vienna, Austria   
05 Jun     Durnstein, Austria   
05 Jun     Wachau Valley, Austria   
05 Jun     Melk, Austria   
06 Jun     Passau, Germany   
07 Jun     Regensburg, Germany   
08 Jun     Roth, Germany   
09 Jun      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Nuremberg cruise port

08 June 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $3952
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09 Jun      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
10 Jun     Nuremberg, Germany   
11 Jun     Regensburg, Germany   
12 Jun     Passau, Germany   
13 Jun     Melk, Austria   
13 Jun     Wachau Valley, Austria   
13 Jun - 14 Jun     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
14 Jun     Vienna, Austria   
15 Jun     Budapest, Hungary   
16 Jun      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

15 June 2018 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam
Prices starting
from $6004
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16 Jun      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
17 Jun     Budapest, Hungary   
18 Jun     Bratislava, Slovakia   
19 Jun     Vienna, Austria   
20 Jun     Durnstein, Austria   
20 Jun     Melk, Austria   
21 Jun     Passau, Germany   
22 Jun     Regensburg, Germany   
23 Jun     Nuremberg, Germany   
24 Jun     Bamberg, Germany   
25 Jun     Wurzburg, Germany   
26 Jun     Main River   
27 Jun     Rudesheim, Germany   
28 Jun     Cologne, Germany   
29 Jun - 30 Jun     Amsterdam, Holland (Overnight)   
30 Jun      Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland   
Nuremberg cruise port

15 June 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $3882
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16 Jun      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
17 Jun     Nuremberg, Germany   
18 Jun     Regensburg, Germany   
19 Jun     Passau, Germany   
20 Jun     Melk, Austria   
20 Jun     Wachau Valley, Austria   
20 Jun - 21 Jun     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
21 Jun     Vienna, Austria   
22 Jun     Budapest, Hungary   
23 Jun      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Amsterdam cruise port

29 June 2018 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $5835
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30 Jun      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
01 Jul     Amsterdam, Holland   
02 Jul     Cologne, Germany   
03 Jul     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
03 Jul     Rudesheim, Germany   
04 Jul     Main River   
04 Jul     Miltenberg, Germany   
05 Jul     Wurzburg, Germany   
06 Jul     Bamberg, Germany   
07 Jul     Nuremberg, Germany   
08 Jul     Regensburg, Germany   
09 Jul     Passau, Germany   
10 Jul     Melk, Austria   
10 Jul     Wachau Valley, Austria   
10 Jul     Durnstein, Austria   
11 Jul     Vienna, Austria   
12 Jul     Bratislava, Slovakia   
13 Jul     Budapest, Hungary   
14 Jul      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Amsterdam cruise port

06 July 2018 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $5073
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07 Jul      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
08 Jul     Amsterdam, Holland   
09 Jul     Cologne, Germany   
10 Jul     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
10 Jul     Rudesheim, Germany   
11 Jul     Main River   
11 Jul     Miltenberg, Germany   
12 Jul     Wurzburg, Germany   
13 Jul     Bamberg, Germany   
14 Jul     Nuremberg, Germany   
15 Jul     Regensburg, Germany   
16 Jul     Passau, Germany   
17 Jul     Melk, Austria   
17 Jul     Wachau Valley, Austria   
17 Jul     Durnstein, Austria   
18 Jul     Vienna, Austria   
19 Jul     Bratislava, Slovakia   
20 Jul     Budapest, Hungary   
21 Jul      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

13 July 2018 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam
Prices starting
from $5206
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14 Jul      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
15 Jul     Budapest, Hungary   
16 Jul     Bratislava, Slovakia   
17 Jul     Vienna, Austria   
18 Jul     Durnstein, Austria   
18 Jul     Melk, Austria   
19 Jul     Passau, Germany   
20 Jul     Regensburg, Germany   
21 Jul     Nuremberg, Germany   
22 Jul     Bamberg, Germany   
23 Jul     Wurzburg, Germany   
24 Jul     Main River   
25 Jul     Rudesheim, Germany   
26 Jul     Cologne, Germany   
27 Jul - 28 Jul     Amsterdam, Holland (Overnight)   
28 Jul      Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland   
Amsterdam cruise port

27 July 2018 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $5284
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28 Jul      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
29 Jul     Amsterdam, Holland   
30 Jul     Cologne, Germany   
31 Jul     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
31 Jul     Rudesheim, Germany   
01 Aug     Main River   
01 Aug     Miltenberg, Germany   
02 Aug     Wurzburg, Germany   
03 Aug     Bamberg, Germany   
04 Aug     Nuremberg, Germany   
05 Aug     Regensburg, Germany   
06 Aug     Passau, Germany   
07 Aug     Melk, Austria   
07 Aug     Wachau Valley, Austria   
07 Aug     Durnstein, Austria   
08 Aug     Vienna, Austria   
09 Aug     Bratislava, Slovakia   
10 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
11 Aug      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

10 August 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $4258
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11 Aug      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
12 Aug     Danube River   
12 Aug - 13 Aug     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
13 Aug     Vienna, Austria   
14 Aug     Durnstein, Austria   
14 Aug     Wachau Valley, Austria   
14 Aug     Melk, Austria   
15 Aug     Passau, Germany   
16 Aug     Regensburg, Germany   
17 Aug     Roth, Germany   
18 Aug      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Nuremberg cruise port

17 August 2018 13 nights / 14 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Bucharest
Prices starting
from $7660
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18 Aug      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
19 Aug     Nuremberg, Germany   
20 Aug     Regensburg, Germany   
21 Aug     Passau, Germany   
22 Aug     Melk, Austria   
22 Aug     Wachau Valley, Austria   
22 Aug     Durnstein, Austria   
23 Aug     Vienna, Austria   
24 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
25 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
26 Aug     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
27 Aug     Belgrade, Serbia   
28 Aug     Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia   
28 Aug     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
29 Aug     Vidin, Bulgaria   
30 Aug     Ruse, Bulgaria   
31 Aug     Oltenita, Romania   
31 Aug      Arriving in Bucharest, Romania (Transfer)   
Nuremberg cruise port

17 August 2018 13 nights / 14 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Bucharest
Prices starting
from $7980
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18 Aug      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
19 Aug     Nuremberg, Germany   
20 Aug     Regensburg, Germany   
21 Aug     Passau, Germany   
22 Aug     Melk, Austria   
22 Aug     Wachau Valley, Austria   
22 Aug     Durnstein, Austria   
23 Aug     Vienna, Austria   
24 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
25 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
26 Aug     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
27 Aug     Belgrade, Serbia   
28 Aug     Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia   
28 Aug     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
29 Aug     Vidin, Bulgaria   
30 Aug     Ruse, Bulgaria   
31 Aug     Oltenita, Romania   
31 Aug      Arriving in Bucharest, Romania (Transfer)   
Nuremberg cruise port

17 August 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $3952
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18 Aug      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
19 Aug     Nuremberg, Germany   
20 Aug     Regensburg, Germany   
21 Aug     Passau, Germany   
22 Aug     Melk, Austria   
22 Aug     Wachau Valley, Austria   
22 Aug - 23 Aug     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
23 Aug     Vienna, Austria   
24 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
25 Aug      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Nuremberg cruise port

24 August 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $3922
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25 Aug      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
26 Aug     Nuremberg, Germany   
27 Aug     Regensburg, Germany   
28 Aug     Passau, Germany   
29 Aug     Melk, Austria   
29 Aug     Wachau Valley, Austria   
29 Aug - 30 Aug     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
30 Aug     Vienna, Austria   
31 Aug     Budapest, Hungary   
01 Sep      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

24 August 2018 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Bucharest
Prices starting
from $3692
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25 Aug      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
26 Aug     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
27 Aug     Belgrade, Serbia   
28 Aug     Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia   
28 Aug     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
29 Aug     Vidin, Bulgaria   
30 Aug     Veliko Turnovo, Arbanasi, Bulgaria   
30 Aug     Veliko Turnovo, Arbanasi, Bulgaria   
30 Aug     Ruse, Bulgaria   
31 Aug     Oltenita, Romania   
31 Aug      Arriving in Bucharest, Romania   
Fetesti cruise port

30 August 2018 15 nights / 16 days, one-way from Fetesti to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $8814
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31 Aug      Departing from Fetesti, Romania   
01 Sep     Sfantu Gheorghe, Romania   
02 Sep     Cernavoda, Romania   
03 Sep     Ruse, Bulgaria   
04 Sep     Vidin, Bulgaria   
05 Sep     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
06 Sep     Belgrade, Serbia   
07 Sep     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
08 Sep - 09 Sep     Budapest, Hungary (Overnight)   
09 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
10 Sep     Vienna, Austria   
11 Sep     Durnstein, Austria   
11 Sep     Melk, Austria   
12 Sep     Passau, Germany   
13 Sep     Regensburg, Germany   
14 Sep     Roth, Germany   
14 Sep - 15 Sep     Nuremberg, Germany (Overnight)   
15 Sep      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Bucharest cruise port

30 August 2018 9 nights / 10 days, one-way from Bucharest to Budapest
Prices starting
from $4606
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31 Aug      Departing from Bucharest, Romania (Transfer)   
31 Aug      Departing from Fetesti, Romania   
01 Sep     Sfantu Gheorghe, Romania   
01 Sep     Danube Delta, Romania   
02 Sep     Cernavoda, Romania   
03 Sep     Ruse, Bulgaria   
03 Sep     Svishtov, Bulgaria   
04 Sep     Vidin, Bulgaria   
05 Sep     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
05 Sep     Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia   
06 Sep     Belgrade, Serbia   
07 Sep     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
08 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
09 Sep      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

07 September 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $4940
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08 Sep      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
09 Sep     Danube River   
09 Sep - 10 Sep     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
10 Sep     Vienna, Austria   
11 Sep     Durnstein, Austria   
11 Sep     Wachau Valley, Austria   
11 Sep     Melk, Austria   
12 Sep     Passau, Germany   
13 Sep     Regensburg, Germany   
14 Sep     Roth, Germany   
15 Sep      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Nuremberg cruise port

14 September 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
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15 Sep      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
16 Sep     Nuremberg, Germany   
17 Sep     Regensburg, Germany   
18 Sep     Passau, Germany   
19 Sep     Melk, Austria   
19 Sep     Wachau Valley, Austria   
19 Sep - 20 Sep     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
20 Sep     Vienna, Austria   
21 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
22 Sep      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

21 September 2018 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam
Prices starting
from $6464
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22 Sep      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
23 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
24 Sep     Bratislava, Slovakia   
25 Sep     Vienna, Austria   
26 Sep     Durnstein, Austria   
26 Sep     Melk, Austria   
27 Sep     Passau, Germany   
28 Sep     Regensburg, Germany   
29 Sep     Nuremberg, Germany   
30 Sep     Bamberg, Germany   
01 Oct     Wurzburg, Germany   
02 Oct     Main River   
03 Oct     Rudesheim, Germany   
04 Oct     Cologne, Germany   
05 Oct - 06 Oct     Amsterdam, Holland (Overnight)   
06 Oct      Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland   
Budapest cruise port

02 October 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
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03 Oct      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
04 Oct     Danube River   
04 Oct - 05 Oct     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
05 Oct     Vienna, Austria   
06 Oct     Durnstein, Austria   
06 Oct     Wachau Valley, Austria   
06 Oct     Melk, Austria   
07 Oct     Passau, Germany   
08 Oct     Regensburg, Germany   
09 Oct     Roth, Germany   
10 Oct      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Amsterdam cruise port

05 October 2018 20 nights / 21 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Oltenita
Prices starting
from $9596
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06 Oct      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
07 Oct     Amsterdam, Holland   
08 Oct     Cologne, Germany   
09 Oct     Rudesheim, Germany   
10 Oct     Main River   
11 Oct     Wurzburg, Germany   
12 Oct     Bamberg, Germany   
13 Oct     Nuremberg, Germany   
14 Oct     Regensburg, Germany   
15 Oct     Passau, Germany   
16 Oct     Melk, Austria   
16 Oct     Wachau Valley, Austria   
16 Oct     Durnstein, Austria   
17 Oct     Vienna, Austria   
18 Oct     Bratislava, Slovakia   
19 Oct - 20 Oct     Budapest, Hungary (Overnight)   
20 Oct     Budapest, Hungary   
21 Oct     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
22 Oct     Belgrade, Serbia   
23 Oct     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
24 Oct     Cetate, Dolj, Romania   
25 Oct     Nikopol, Bulgaria   
26 Oct      Arriving in Oltenita, Romania   
Amsterdam cruise port

05 October 2018 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $6018
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06 Oct      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
07 Oct     Amsterdam, Holland   
08 Oct     Cologne, Germany   
09 Oct     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
09 Oct     Rudesheim, Germany   
10 Oct     Main River   
10 Oct     Miltenberg, Germany   
11 Oct     Wurzburg, Germany   
12 Oct     Bamberg, Germany   
13 Oct     Nuremberg, Germany   
14 Oct     Regensburg, Germany   
15 Oct     Passau, Germany   
16 Oct     Melk, Austria   
16 Oct     Wachau Valley, Austria   
16 Oct     Durnstein, Austria   
17 Oct     Vienna, Austria   
18 Oct     Bratislava, Slovakia   
19 Oct     Budapest, Hungary   
20 Oct      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Nuremberg cruise port

19 October 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $3922
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20 Oct      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
21 Oct     Nuremberg, Germany   
22 Oct     Regensburg, Germany   
23 Oct     Passau, Germany   
24 Oct     Melk, Austria   
24 Oct     Wachau Valley, Austria   
24 Oct - 25 Oct     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
25 Oct     Vienna, Austria   
26 Oct     Budapest, Hungary   
27 Oct      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

19 October 2018 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Bucharest
Prices starting
from $3560
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20 Oct      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
21 Oct     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
22 Oct     Belgrade, Serbia   
23 Oct     Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia   
23 Oct     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
24 Oct     Vidin, Bulgaria   
25 Oct     Veliko Turnovo, Arbanasi, Bulgaria   
25 Oct     Veliko Turnovo, Arbanasi, Bulgaria   
25 Oct     Ruse, Bulgaria   
26 Oct     Oltenita, Romania   
26 Oct      Arriving in Bucharest, Romania   
Budapest cruise port

19 October 2018 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Bucharest
Prices starting
from $4635
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20 Oct      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
21 Oct     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
22 Oct     Belgrade, Serbia   
23 Oct     Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia   
23 Oct     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
24 Oct     Vidin, Bulgaria   
25 Oct     Veliko Turnovo, Arbanasi, Bulgaria   
25 Oct     Veliko Turnovo, Arbanasi, Bulgaria   
25 Oct     Ruse, Bulgaria   
26 Oct     Oltenita, Romania   
26 Oct      Arriving in Bucharest, Romania   
Fetesti cruise port

25 October 2018 15 nights / 16 days, one-way from Fetesti to Nuremberg
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26 Oct      Departing from Fetesti, Romania   
27 Oct     Sfantu Gheorghe, Romania   
28 Oct     Cernavoda, Romania   
28 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Ruse, Bulgaria   
29 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Vidin, Bulgaria   
30 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
31 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Belgrade, Serbia   
01 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
02 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Budapest, Hungary (Overnight)   
03 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Budapest, Hungary   
04 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Vienna, Austria   
05 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Durnstein, Austria   
05 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Melk, Austria   
06 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Passau, Germany   
07 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Regensburg, Germany   
08 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Roth, Germany   
08 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Nuremberg, Germany (Overnight)   
09 Nov      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Bucharest cruise port

25 October 2018 9 nights / 10 days, one-way from Bucharest to Budapest
Prices starting
from $4107
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26 Oct      Departing from Bucharest, Romania (Transfer)   
26 Oct      Departing from Fetesti, Romania   
27 Oct     Sfantu Gheorghe, Romania   
27 Oct     Danube Delta, Romania   
28 Oct     Cernavoda, Romania   
28 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Ruse, Bulgaria   
28 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Svishtov, Bulgaria   
29 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Vidin, Bulgaria   
30 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
30 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia   
31 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Belgrade, Serbia   
01 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary   
02 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Budapest, Hungary   
03 Nov      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Nuremberg cruise port

23 November 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
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24 Nov      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
25 Nov     Nuremberg, Germany   
26 Nov     Regensburg, Germany   
27 Nov     Passau, Germany   
28 Nov     Melk, Austria   
28 Nov     Wachau Valley, Austria   
28 Nov - 29 Nov     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
29 Nov     Vienna, Austria   
30 Nov     Budapest, Hungary   
01 Dec      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

30 November 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
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01 Dec      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
02 Dec     Danube River   
02 Dec - 03 Dec     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
03 Dec     Vienna, Austria   
04 Dec     Durnstein, Austria   
04 Dec     Wachau Valley, Austria   
04 Dec     Melk, Austria   
05 Dec     Passau, Germany   
06 Dec     Regensburg, Germany   
07 Dec     Roth, Germany   
08 Dec      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   
Nuremberg cruise port

07 December 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
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08 Dec      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
09 Dec     Nuremberg, Germany   
10 Dec     Regensburg, Germany   
11 Dec     Passau, Germany   
12 Dec     Melk, Austria   
12 Dec     Wachau Valley, Austria   
12 Dec - 13 Dec     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
13 Dec     Vienna, Austria   
14 Dec     Budapest, Hungary   
15 Dec      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary   
Budapest cruise port

14 December 2018 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
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15 Dec      Departing from Budapest, Hungary   
16 Dec     Danube River   
16 Dec - 17 Dec     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
17 Dec     Vienna, Austria   
18 Dec     Durnstein, Austria   
18 Dec     Wachau Valley, Austria   
18 Dec     Melk, Austria   
19 Dec     Passau, Germany   
20 Dec     Regensburg, Germany   
21 Dec     Roth, Germany   
22 Dec      Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany   

Avalon Illumination Itineraries 2019

The below listed Avalon Illumination cruise prices on 2019 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Avalon Waterways fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Nuremberg cruise port

07 September 2019 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $3990
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08 Sep      Departing from Nuremberg, Germany   
09 Sep     Nuremberg, Germany   
10 Sep     Regensburg, Germany   
11 Sep     Passau, Germany   
12 Sep     Melk, Austria   
12 Sep     Wachau Valley, Austria   
12 Sep - 13 Sep     Vienna, Austria (Overnight)   
13 Sep     Vienna, Austria   
14 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
15 Sep      Arriving in Budapest, Hungary