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Avalon Waterways
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  • Suite class ships feature floor-to-ceiling, retractable windows
  • Locally sourced wines and shore excursion included in fare
  • Cruises great rivers in Europe and Asia
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18 Avalon Waterways First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Exceptional mawalker@mweb.co.za
7/15
No words can adequately describe the wonderful trip I had on The Avalon Siem Reap. I could not fault a single ... Read more
It was our first river cruise and we really enjoy the experience so much that we want to go back soon. First, it was ... Read more
Outstanding Tony Martin
7/15
The ship is immaculately maintained and luxuriously comfortable. The food was exquisite and the staff from the Cruise ... Read more
What an absolutely fabulous time! River cruises are not for the folks looking for on-board entertainment! One ... Read more
This was our first river cruise and it was way beyond our expectations! Our room had plenty of storage, french ... Read more

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This being my first river cruise, I dont have anything to compare it with. This is a truly lovely boat, only being ... Read more
This was my first River cruise but it was such an excellent experience I will certainly do another one and go with ... Read more
We have traveled extensively and a lot on a private yacht charter with just 10 of us and 7 crew. This was our first ... Read more
We just got back from our Paris to Normandy cruise with Avalon and have nothing but positive to say. Embarkation: We ... Read more
My sister and I chose to travel on Avalon Waterways Magnificent Europe tour starting from Budapest on 24 July 2013 and ... Read more

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WOW! bobandjo
6/13
Our first cruise of any type was on the Avalon Vista's Amsterdam - Budapest June 23 - July 7 sailing. In a word - wow! ... Read more
We cruised from Amsterdam to Budapest on Avalon's Vista in July 2012 . We are new to cruising and were a bit ... Read more
This was our first River Boat Cruise, so we really did not know what to expect. We have been "big ship" cruisers for ... Read more
Our Avalon cruise did not disappoint.Our room was comfortable and sufficient for the small amount of time we spent ... Read more
As a solo traveller -- I am very careful as to the types of trips I take and places I visit. I must admit that the ... Read more

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Nightmare before Christmas Dogshowtraveler
12/11
We had the most horrible travel experience of our lives on the Avalon Panorama Christmas cruise in December of 2011. ... Read more
First Timers Philip Robson
9/11
My wife and I have been celebrating 40 years married this year and our final holiday was our first ever cruise. We ... Read more
We cruised the Rhine river on Avalon's newest ship for 2010 the Felicity. The ship is smaller in size with room for 138 ... Read more

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