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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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96 Avalon Waterways River Cruise Reviews

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This was my first River Cruise, after about 15 ocean cruises. I went with my sister, both of us in our 50s. Usually ... Read more
09/12
What can I say that "Lorri1962" hasn't already said? We had a wonderful time and met many really great people. Rather ... Read more
Rhein River Lux hjames2
09/12
Flew to Zuriich and 1 nite at Marriott. Very nice, downtown, 20 minutes from airport. 10 minutes to shopping and ... Read more
We selected our cruise on Scenery because of the dates available suiting our timetable. We have previously travelled on ... Read more
14 Day River Cruise: Hungary-Holland PREAMBLE: After many a sea cruise, we finally did our first major River Cruise. ... Read more

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Arrived in Amsterdam on first day of cruise coming from Copenhagen where we had just completed an 11 day Baltic Sea ... Read more
Pure Class gckeicher
09/12
After reading some of the reviews for Avalon River cruises, my husband and I just hoped we were not throwing money ... Read more
Just back from a Danube River Cruise on the new Avalon Vista, we are disappointed by the poor overall experience that ... Read more
08/12
We had a great direct flight from Atlanta to Zurich and then 10 minutes van ride to Avalon arranged hotel at Movenpick ... Read more
08/12
I can't say enough about the service on the Avalon Creativity. Every member of the crew had a "can do" attitude; went ... Read more

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08/12
I received so much helpful information on Cruise Critic before we sailed that I want to share our recent experience on ... Read more
Avalon Expectation jimgalahad
08/12
In the event it doesn't really matter what our expectations really were before setting out - whatever they may have ... Read more
08/12
Avalon Vista Cruise Report July 22 -Aug 5, 2012 Budapest to Amsterdam by Ken Montgomery - Irvine, California The ... Read more
Our Avalon cruise did not disappoint.Our room was comfortable and sufficient for the small amount of time we spent ... 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

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We travelled from Amsterdam to Basel on the Visionary from 6/24/ to 7/2/2012. The ship is new and we found that the ... Read more
We have arrived home after six weeks in Europe the first 2 weeks were cruising from Budapest to Amsterdam aboard the ... 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
Avalon River Cruise on the Scenery, France: Burgundy & Provence, Paris & Chalon to Cote d'Azur, Port Charles & Monte ... Read more
Since I am a well traveled person and research my trips before I go this was certainly a big disappointment. My travel ... Read more

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Mixed Bag Julsiebug
06/12
For convenience and accessibility, the small ships are great. We have taken several ocean cruises and the size of the ... Read more
06/12
We arrived in Paris early the morning of May 01....since boarding wasn't until later that after noon we were bused to ... Read more
A bus tour on water sailorblair
05/12
Ease of boarding was exceptional, especially if your transfer was included with flight booked with Avalon. Moevenpik is ... Read more
Wonderful Time on the Affinity QueenofEverything
04/12
We had never experienced a river cruise before, so we read everything we could in preparation for our April trip aboard ... Read more
First of all, this was my very first river cruise experience. After studying for months different itineraries, river ... Read more

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