Artistry II from Lucerne 2024

Artistry IIEmbark on a European river cruise from Lucerne and discover the history, architecture, art, and culture of Switzerland onboard Artistry II from Avalon Waterways. River cruising onboard Artistry II is the ideal way to see this part of Europe and you can see a selection of these river cruises from Lucerne. Lucerne is the base for an exciting range of Artistry II river cruises providing a best of when it comes to all the sights and experiences the region has to offer, with the intimidation-lowering factor of your own semi-private guide.

Avalon Waterways

Browse the best European river cruise itinerary in 2024 onboard one of ships from Avalon Waterways fleet. Each of the 23 ships within Avalon Waterways takes care of just about everything. The Avalon Waterways fleet features an intimate dining room, daily shore excursions, and a small fitness center and hair salon. Avalon Waterways' modern suite ships are equipped with Avalon's signature wall-to-wall glass that retracts to create a true open-air balcony, transforming staterooms into a giant veranda. The "Local Favorites" program includes activities such as food and wine tastings, demonstrations by local artisans, and local guides to give you an insider's perspective on each destination.


Lucerne, nestled between a backdrop of towering mountains and a sparkling lake, is one of Switzerland's most visited cities. Thanks to its attractions, its souvenir and watch shops, the beautiful lakeside setting and the nearby excursion mountains of the Rigi, Pilatus and Stanserhorn, the town is a destination for many travel groups and individuals on their journey through central Switzerland. Tradition and modernity stand side-by-side with ease in Lucerne, as the town has also earned a reputation for itself with innovative design. The futuristic Culture and Convention Centre, designed by leading French architect Jean Nouvel, is one the architectural highlights of the town.

River cruise from Lucerne with Artistry II 2024