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Panorama

Avalon Waterways (Globus) Panorama is a very unique 'Suite Ship,' it is the first of its kind in the industry - with two full decks of suites featuring a Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Window that transforms the living space into a unique Open-Air Balcony. As you cruise through Europe's finest rivers - the Danube, Rhine, or Main - enjoy the fresh breeze and enchanting scenery from the comfort of your suite. This ship will set the standard that all luxury river cruise vessels will follow.

    • 443

    • Length
    • 2011

    • Built Year
    • 47

    • Crew
    • 166

    • Pax Capacity
    • 67

    • Suites

Sailings

Sail Date Operator Ship Departs Returns Length Price
Sep 13, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel9$4,118
Sep 14, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamLucerne10$4,708
Sep 14, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel8$3,759
Sep 27, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel9$4,118
Sep 27, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamLake Como13$5,617
Sep 28, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$5,258
Sep 28, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel8$3,759
Oct 01, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaLake ComoAmsterdam12$5,658
Oct 05, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBaselAmsterdam8$4,159
Oct 11, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel9$4,168
Oct 11, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamLake Como13$5,607
Oct 12, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$5,248
Oct 12, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel8$3,809
Oct 15, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaLake ComoAmsterdam12$5,208
Oct 19, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBaselAmsterdam8$3,709
Oct 25, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel9$3,868
Oct 25, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamLake Como13$5,167
Oct 26, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$4,808
Oct 26, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel8$3,509
Oct 29, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaLake ComoAmsterdam12$5,058
Nov 02, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBaselAmsterdam8$3,559
Nov 08, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel9$3,918
Nov 08, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamLake Como13$5,217
Nov 09, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$4,858
Nov 09, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel8$3,559
Nov 12, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaLake ComoAmsterdam12$5,058
Nov 16, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBaselAmsterdam8$3,559
Nov 22, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel9$3,918
Nov 22, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamLake Como13$5,217
Nov 23, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$4,858
Nov 23, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel8$3,559
Nov 27, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaLake ComoAmsterdam12$4,813
Dec 01, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBaselAmsterdam8$3,534
Dec 07, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel9$4,018
Dec 07, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamLake Como13$5,317
Dec 08, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$4,958
Dec 08, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamBasel8$3,659
Dec 11, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaLake ComoAmsterdam12$4,438
Dec 15, 2024Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBaselAmsterdam8$3,159
Mar 23, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$4,636
Mar 23, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$3,009
Mar 26, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$4,876
Mar 30, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$3,109
Apr 06, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamAmsterdam10$3,269
Apr 15, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamAmsterdam10$3,269
Apr 24, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamAmsterdam10$3,619
May 03, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamAmsterdam8$3,709
May 07, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaViennaAmsterdam18$8,638
May 09, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam16$7,918
May 10, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$5,145
May 10, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$3,459
May 13, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$5,695
May 17, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$3,959
May 21, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaViennaAmsterdam18$8,638
May 23, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam16$8,438
May 24, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$3,459
May 24, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich10$4,488
May 27, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$5,695
May 31, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$3,959
Jun 07, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$3,959
Jun 07, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich10$4,988
Jun 18, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaViennaAmsterdam18$9,418
Jun 20, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam16$8,788
Jun 21, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$5,645
Jun 21, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$3,959
Jun 24, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$5,945
Jun 28, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$4,209
Jul 02, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaViennaAmsterdam18$8,908
Jul 04, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam16$8,828
Jul 05, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$3,709
Jul 05, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich10$4,738
Jul 08, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$5,945
Jul 12, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$4,209
Jul 16, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaViennaAmsterdam18$9,008
Jul 18, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam16$8,278
Jul 19, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$5,895
Jul 19, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$4,209
Jul 22, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$5,945
Jul 26, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$4,209
Jul 30, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaViennaAmsterdam18$9,008
Aug 01, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam16$8,828
Aug 02, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$5,895
Aug 02, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$4,209
Aug 05, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$5,945
Aug 09, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$4,209
Aug 27, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaViennaAmsterdam18$8,558
Aug 29, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam16$7,858
Sep 02, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$5,595
Sep 06, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$3,859
Sep 10, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaViennaAmsterdam18$9,058
Sep 12, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam16$8,318
Sep 13, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$5,545
Sep 13, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$3,859
Sep 16, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$6,095
Sep 20, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$4,359
Sep 27, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamMilan12$6,295
Sep 27, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$4,609
Sep 30, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$6,095
Oct 04, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$4,359
Oct 11, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich8$4,009
Oct 11, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich10$5,038
Oct 14, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaMilanAmsterdam12$5,645
Oct 18, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichAmsterdam8$3,909
Oct 25, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich10$3,969
Oct 25, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaAmsterdamZurich12$4,922
Nov 29, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBudapestFrankfurt15$6,807
Nov 29, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBudapestBasel19$9,926
Nov 29, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichNuremberg10$5,068
Nov 29, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichFrankfurt5$2,469
Nov 29, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichPrague12$5,697
Nov 29, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBaselBudapest17$8,927
Dec 01, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBudapestBasel17$9,427
Dec 01, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaBudapestFrankfurt13$6,308
Dec 03, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaFrankfurtNuremberg6$2,699
Dec 03, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaFrankfurtBudapest13$6,308
Dec 03, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaFrankfurtPrague8$3,328
Dec 06, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaPragueFrankfurt8$3,203
Dec 06, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaPragueZurich12$5,447
Dec 08, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaNurembergZurich10$4,818
Dec 08, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaNurembergFrankfurt6$2,574
Dec 13, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaFrankfurtZurich5$2,369
Dec 17, 2025Avalon WaterwaysPanoramaZurichFrankfurt5$2,244

Ship Information


  • Maiden Voyage: 2011
  • Length: 443
  • Passenger Capacity: 166
  • Normal Crew Size: 47
  • Staterooms: 83
  • Suites: 67

Dining

Early Riser Coffee, 6 a.m. Start your day right with self-service coffee, hot water, croissants, cookies, and assorted finger foods. Breakfast Buffet, 7 a.m.-8:30 a.m.
Enjoy a tempting selection of breads, cereals, fruits, cold cuts and cheeses, smoked salmon, pastries, yogurts, and juices. Hot items such as eggs, sausage, and bacon vary daily.

*Buffet breakfast items are conveniently color coded on all Avalon Waterways river cruise ships to indicate foods that are low calorie, low fat/low calorie, high fiber, low cholesterol, and high energy

Lunch Buffet, 12:30 p.m. Select from intriguing appetizers, hearty soups, hot dishes, homemade breads, cold cuts and cheeses, salads, and delectable desserts. Afternoon Tea, 4 p.m. Take a mid-day break with coffee or tea and cake or cookies served in the lounge or on the top deck. Dinner, 7:30 p.m. Dine elegantly with a sit-down meal served in a single sitting. The chef will delight you with gourmet selections and the perfect, complimentary wines (complimentary beer or soft drinks also available). Menus typically feature an appetizer, soup, entree, dessert, and coffee or tea.

Note: Meal times may vary depending on cruise schedule.

Age Restrictions

Travelers who are less than 18 years old on the departure date must be accompanied by an adult throughout the duration of the vacation. We do not accept children less than 8 years old on any Avalon Waterways vacations. If a child will be traveling with adults other than the parents or with only one parent, it is recommended that a notarized letter be written by the parents or non-traveling parent granting authorization to travel, including the dates of travel.

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.

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 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 Suite 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, L'Occitane bath products, easy under-bed luggage storage, alarm clock, bathrobes & slippers, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, large mirror in bathroom, marble countertops in bathroom, full shower with glass door, vanity, 6-person sitting area, 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 Sapphire Deck Aft.




Category A
Square Footage: 200

Category A

Panorama Suite 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, L'Occitane bath products, easy under-bed luggage storage, alarm clock, bathrobes & slippers, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, large mirror in bathroom, marble countertops in bathroom, full shower with glass door, vanity, 6-person sitting area, 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 Sapphire Deck Forward.




Category P
Square Footage: 200

Category P

Panorama Suite 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, L'Occitane bath products, easy under-bed luggage storage, alarm clock, bathrobes & slippers, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, large mirror in bathroom, marble countertops in bathroom, full shower with glass door, vanity, 6-person sitting area, 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 Royal Deck.




Category Royal Suite
Square Footage: 300

Category Royal Suite

Royal 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, L'Occitane bath products, easy under-bed luggage storage, alarm clock, bathrobes & slippers, complimentary bottled water, individual climate control, large mirror in bathroom, marble countertops in bathroom, full shower with glass door, double sinks, vanity, 6-person sitting area, 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 Royal Deck.




Life on Board

Recreation

Fine Dining

When it comes to dining, you'll savor your destination in more ways than one. Professional chefs will delight your taste buds with regional specialties as well as Western favorites. Located on the Sapphire Deck.

Recreation

Panorama Bistro

Enjoy a light dinner alternative in the Panorama Bistro featuring regional specialties and wines. Located on the Royal 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

The Internet Center allows you to stay in touch with loved ones and share your experiences along the way. 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

Whirlpool

The whirlpool is the perfect place to unwind after an exciting day of sightseeing. Located on the Sky Deck.

Panorama Customer Reviews

Ratings based off 91 reviews about Panorama - currently showing 5 reviews with comments only
CJ
Carolyn
Reviewed on Oct 13, 2023

This was our second Avalon cruise and we recommend them to everyone!

MA
Michael
Reviewed on Aug 28, 2021

Wonderful river cruise on the Rhine. Superb crew and service. Excellent food. Excellent tours.

JD
Judith

Phil.... is THE REASON I took this trip and had a marvelous time! HE is THE ONLY help I need from now on in booking trips ANYWHERE! 

BW
Beth

This was our first trip on a river boat. The Avalon staff was exceptional! We were treated like kings and queens.

JD
James

Very well organized - from the arrival to departure there was never an issue. Everything was clearly explained daily. Basel to Amsterdam is the better direction to travel.



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