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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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97 Avalon Waterways River Cruise Reviews

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HOLIDAYING overseas with friends in 2013 we decided to put together a small group (total 6 - 3 couples ages 50 - 61) to ... Read more
This is the first time we ventured on a river cruise with a total of 18 friends in our group. Our group has travelled ... Read more
We chose Avalon Waterways for this cruise as it was one of the very few that did not begin or end in Amsterdam. We had ... Read more
When you market your cruise as Paris to Normandy Beach Landings, you better be prepared to perform at the highest level ... Read more
Overall • Very nice trip with few negatives. • Many interesting sites and photo ops • Avalon cruise ... Read more

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We did the cruise-only portion of the Paris to Monaco tour package. The ship was sold out months before departure from ... Read more
Was ABSOLUTELY impressed!! Avalon Artistry II was the best! This was our first river cruise and I can't really imagine ... Read more
Nice Trip Up the Danube carolina husker
09/14
Avalon Expression is a very nice and pretty new ship. Crew was very attentive and shore excursions were well organized ... Read more
OK but not great jag33437
09/14
My husband and I have cruised on upscale larger ships and also took a Viking river cruise in China. We looked forward ... Read more
09/14
We are two friends traveling together every August on either an adventure travel experience or a river cruise. We have ... Read more

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We did a cruise that isn't too popular.....we did a land tour beginning in Munich, boarded the ship in Passau, sailing ... Read more
Danube Cruise JoeLynn
08/14
My wife and I recently completed a Danube River cruise aboard the Avalon PoetryII. This was our second river cruise ... Read more
The Grand France cruise is actually made up of 2 separate cruises, therefore 2 ships, 2 crews , just 25 of us did the ... Read more
08/14
This was our first ever cruise experience and overall we loved it. If you've never tried river cruising you really ... Read more
Let me start out in the order of events during my families amazing time in Paris and northern France. I chose this ... Read more

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A Fabulous Trip KittenQ
08/14
Our trip started in Prague. It is a beautiful city, with lots to see and do, especially if you want to attend music ... Read more
Avalon did not disapoint marlene.girvan
07/14
We sailed with Avalon "Scenery" for a river cruise through Burgundy and Provence, embarking on July 1, 2014-CANADA DAY. ... Read more
Disappointed laurettann
07/14
All my friends do Viking so I liked being different and felt that Avalon was a step up. The ship was new and very ... Read more
We have done several river cruises - this the second with Avalon Waterways. It was the best. The weather wasn't so good ... Read more
Not rated
07/14
After 3 days in Prague we were supposed to board the ship at Nuremberg for a cruise to Budapest. However, at the last ... Read more

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Beyond Fabulous!! 310Wahls14
Not rated
07/14
We are 77 and74 respectively and we are in pretty good physical shape. Our trip down the Rhine from Amsterdam to Basel ... Read more
Both my husband and I are disable. We can only walk short distances, very short. So we purchased two "Travelscoots" ... Read more
We did the Romantic Rhine Cruise, northbound (from Basel to Amsterdam), and there was nothing about this cruise we ... Read more
While very experienced ocean cruisers this was my wife’s, mine and our traveling companion’s first river ... Read more
06/14
After forty-something ocean cruises, and a continuing disappointment of the direction our favorite lines were taking, ... Read more

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