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Avalon Waterways Avalon Tranquility II Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

Avalon Waterways
Avalon Tranquility II
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

34

Very Good

4

Cruise type

Romantic Cruises

38

Senior Cruises

13

River Cruises

10

Family Cruises

4

Entertainment Cruises

4

38 Avalon Waterways Avalon Tranquility II Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


jpswimmer avatar

jpswimmer

1 Review Written

Switched to an identical boat with excellent crew, staff and great trip for us

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This was our first river cruise. It was great! We had been to European cities several times in the past, always on our own (driving or taking trains, etc.) with few pre-planned tours, so we were a little anxious ...
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Sail Date September 2018


persechino avatar

persechino

1 Review Written

Incredible Romantic Cruise

My wife and I booked this cruise to celebrate our 35th Wedding Anniversary. We were met at the airport and taken to a nearby hotel where we met fellow passengers before our first excursion. Each excursion was well ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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smernest1

1 Review Written

Enjoyable First Time River Cruise

We were looking for something we had not done before and friends recommend a river cruise. We were thinking of going to Paris and London and this cruise gave us that option as a add on.So it was like going on two ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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JLavergne

1 Review Written

Romantic Rhine No Stress River Cruise

We started our trip in Zurich, Switzerland and had the day we arrived and part of the next day to explore. We opted to visit Mt. Pilatus on our own which was a great adventure of taking trains, buses, and boats. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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roswellmom

1 Review Written

Awesome Avalon Rhine River Cruise Experience for first time river cruiser

I'm a travel agent who's been on 30 ocean cruises and this is my first river cruise. I decided to give Avalon a try so I'm able to share my experience with my clients and my experience was wonderful. We flew from ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Terried7

1 Review Written

First river cruise but not the last

My husband and I booked this trip with Avalon based on the reviews found on line. We also watch several YouTube videos of past travelers comparing Avalon to Viking. The size of the rooms where very comfortable, the ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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ciskins

1 Review Written

Amazing

We looked at Viking and Avalon. The reviews for Avalon were great and our travel agent gave it a great review. We had a wonderful time. Everything went great. We did have disembark at some ports through other ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Hoshnet

1 Review Written

First River Cruise

We explored Amsterdam for two days before embarking on our cruise. The check in process was seamless on the Avalon Tranquility II. Our ship was put into service in 2015, so fairly new. It was very clean and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Busy51

1 Review Written

Avalon Rhine Cruise is the Way to See Europe

The Avalon Tranquillity !! is a handsome, comfortable ship. Cabins were roomy and bright, with sliding doors that open wide for terrific views of the passing countryside. The number of passengers was small enough to ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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mima4one

1 Review Written

Amazing! We were totally beyond satisfied.

Reason we choose Avalon was the size and arrangements of the staterooms. The number of guests allowed for personal attention from the staff. The itinerary looked amazing and was! We could participate as we choose or ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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mrabca

1 Review Written

Amazing first experience on a cruise. No better way to see old world cities

We chose Avalon for reputation and destinations We liked the fact that we had the option of going on our own at different stops A few standouts were Pesca fis retaurant in Amsterdam and papa Joe’s jazz club. ...
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Sail Date May 2018


BeBe56 avatar

BeBe56

1 Review Written

Best trip ever

Great price, great ship reviews, great location to sail for first riverboat cruise. Excellent care by staff, great food, very clean. The excursions were fun and informative. We were very busy each day. Would have ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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buzareno

1 Review Written

November on the Rhine

We chose this cruise because we wanted our first time in Europe to be a unique experience. We really enjoyed the overall cruise atmosphere. The walking tours were enlightening and allowed us time to do other things ...
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Sail Date November 2017


bobbyco avatar

bobbyco

1 Review Written

Very Pleased with First River Cruise

First river cruise -- wanted to see Rhine. Was extremely pleased with attentive and pleasant staff, the calm and leisurely schedule and the absence of rushing crowds. We have done 14 ocean cruises and plan to do ...
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Sail Date October 2017


tkilgus avatar

tkilgus

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Romantic Rhine Cruise November 2017

From the planning stage to the end of the cruise this has been a great experience. Planning was a breeze on the website and staff was very helpful when we had questions or needed to make changes. My husband ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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jjandtj

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fast and Furious

While everything with Avalon Cruises are top notch, be prepared for non-stop activity and not getting much rest and relaxation on this cruise. It was still a blast, however we would have liked to go on our own and ...
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Sail Date August 2017


bbrynda avatar

bbrynda

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent cruise; nice ship; excellent cruise director and friendly staff

We had taken a Danube Avalon cruise in July of 2016 with Avalon. Enjoyed it so much we decided to do the Rhine in 2017. In 2016 the ship only had approximately 80 passengers on board with crew. This summer the ship ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Lakeloving

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome Trip, Wonderful Crew

My husband and I and another couple sailed on this trip for our anniversaries. Unfortunately my luggage did not make it to our destination. As soon as I arrived on the ship, I advised the cruise director and he ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Blue Moonstone

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Avalon's Tranquility II Cruise on the Rhine River was great

Avalon's Tranquility II Cruise on the Rhine River was great. We were on the Southbound Romantic Rhine Cruise with Zurich, Mt Pilatus, and Lake Como.My husband and I arrived a day early before our cruise in ...
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Sail Date July 2017


SandyPS avatar

SandyPS

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Winter Christmas Market Cruise

I have been on several of Avalon river boat cruises, a return customer because I find the sevice and activities to be exceptionally great. After breakfast, I turned to pass the waiter my dishes, and he scolded me, ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Robbin2121

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very Relaxing and Great Scenery!

Never did a river cruise and thought this one was best suited for a first time. Love the idea of wall length view which opens to outside for lovely breeze while cruising down the river. Excellent crew and the ...
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Sail Date October 2016


Donretired avatar

Donretired

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Romantic Rhine - First Cruise

What a wonderful experience for our first cruise. We were celebrating our wedding anniversary and retirement. Everything was simply perfect from the day we first stepped on the boat to our day of departure. The ...
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Sail Date October 2016


THH Homes avatar

THH Homes

1 Review Written

Christmas & New Years cruise

Right time / rather new cruise ship / Love the cruise director, loved the crew always happy, friendly and willing to do whatever to make the trip an experience!! The food portions were very good, not too large and ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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JCH2009

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Christmas Market Cruise

The stops were fascinating and culturally diverse. We loved visiting all 4 countries. We felt safe and enjoyed the experience. Our favorite stops were Basel and Prague. This was mainly because we experienced the ...
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Sail Date December 2016


jlcritic avatar

jlcritic

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Rhine River Cruise

We wanted to tour Europe without transportation hassles, This was our first river cruise after attending several ocean cruises. The cruise director was charming and excellent at explaining all options available to ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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