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Avalon Waterways Avalon Tranquility II Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Avalon Waterways
Avalon Tranquility II
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Romantic Cruises


Senior Cruises


River Cruises


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13 Avalon Waterways Avalon Tranquility II Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Poppa Pete avatar

Poppa Pete

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Be Careful who you choose!! Great expectations DASHED!!


Long journey from New Zealand, with High expectations of Avalon from Travel Agents. Fresh Food didn't arrive before leaving Amsterdam so meals were often AVERAGE. we are not that fussy, but compared to other ...
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Sail Date September 2019

Dana6Kids avatar


3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent Crew!

I chose this cruise because it was my first cruise ever and was offered on a singles 50+ website. It was a small river ship, and as I was born in Germany (U.S. Army), it as well as Switzerland was at the top of my ...
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Sail Date December 2018

jpswimmer avatar


1 Review Written

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

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

Busy51 avatar


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

BeBe56 avatar


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

jjandtj avatar


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

martysmarty avatar


2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Good First Time River Cruise

The cruise was good overall. I gave it 4 stars, as the food was just OK. We thought that the portions were smaller then expected, certainly any fish being served was minute! Also, having to be in the restaurant ...
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Sail Date June 2017

Donretired avatar


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

Sjeanne avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Awesome river cruise

When we decided to treat ourselves to a river cruise for our anniversary, we looked at several different cruise lines as well as getting information from friends who had gone on cruises We then went to our local ...
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Sail Date October 2016

teacherjudy avatar


1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, pure luxury and superior service!

Our travel agent selected it for us. She liked the company. We sailed on the most beautiful, new ship, the Tranquility II. Every detail was sparkling and clean. The ship was beautifully appointed and there was ...
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Sail Date August 2016

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victoria 6672

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Stars and stripes forever

I did not know that Avalon is a part of Cosmos tours and ultimately Globus, an American Company. There were only 4 English People on the boat, the majority being American with a few Canadians and Australians. This ...
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Sail Date June 2015



1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

The Third Sailing of the Tranquility II

General Info My wife and I sailed on the Avalon Tranquility II April 18 through April 25, 2015. It was a North bound sailing on the Rhine from Basel, Switzerland to Amsterdam in the Netherlands. The ...
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Sail Date April 2015

norajean avatar


1 Review Written

Great TIme!

My first river cruise, and it was great from beginning to end, The staff was amazing, very friendly and yet very professional. Having the clock maker from the black forest and his son there was very interesting, and ...
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Sail Date December 2017

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