In 2020, Avalon Waterways passengers will have the chance "to chart their own course, at their own pace", before or after the cruise with the company's new “Your Way” program. Via Avalon’s YourWay options, customers can book the voyage and then add:
- Globus escorted touring vacation which includes hotel accommodations, sightseeing, Tour Director and certified Local Guides, transportation and coach driver.
- Monograms independent vacation package which comes with hotel accommodations, sightseeing, and on-site Local Host services.
- Avalon Waterways land extension which features expert, guided sightseeing.
In addition, with the exclusive onboard Avalon Choice menu on every river cruise itinerary, vacationers can choose from the widest variety of included excursions, from immersive discoveries to classic sightseeing and active adventures.
DISCOVERY: Guests are invited to engage in interactive activities specifically designed to cater to their interests (cooking classes, painting workshops, and more).
ACTIVE: Guests can embark on energetic trips (guided jogging tours, hiking, biking, or paddling their way through the destinations).
CLASSIC: A local expert guides guests through the history and heritage of destinations to marvel at architecture and legends of historic sites.
The cruise line’s AvalonGO App helps vacationers independently explore destinations with a detailed, daily schedule of the itinerary, a list of nearby attractions, maps, directions, local cafes, bars, restaurants, and entertainment options.