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Avalon Waterways River Cruises Cruise Reviews
Cruiser Rating
4.7
Very Good
957 reviews
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Avalon Waterways vs. Viking River Cruises.
"Been on about 50 total cruises but only 2 Riverboat sailings. The first riverboat was 2 1/2 years ago on Viking's Pride, a 10 night Tulip Time sailing Amsterdam to Amsterdam. It was really only a 7 night sailing as..."Read More
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10+ Cruises

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Budapest to Amsterdam

Review for Avalon Illumination to Europe - River Cruise

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kcd1952

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

We chose Avalon for our first river cruise because of the itinerary, the amenities offered during the cruise and the cabin layout. The ship was spacious and our cabin was very comfortable. I especially enjoyed the french balcony that allowed us to breath the fresh air and see the river sites clearly. We particularly enjoyed the breakfast and lunch buffets and afternoon tea was a treat. ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Departure Port: Fanning Island

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First-time river cruisers/long-time ocean cruisers

Review for Avalon Expression to Europe - River Cruise

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Europeantraveler1

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We recently returned from our Avalon river cruise from Amsterdam to Basel on the Expression. All four of us are seniors ranging in age from 65-74. Our group wanted to try a short river cruise in order to determine if we would try another, perhaps longer, river cruise. Here are our pros and cons: Pros The cabin (up on the topmost level) was large enough and the bed was very ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Departure Port: Jost Van Dyke

Cabin Type: Panorama Suite with French Balcony

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Service could have been better

Review for Avalon Panorama to Europe - River Cruise

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Jbrook05

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

The active cruise interested us as we are both avid walkers and enjoy biking and hiking. We were disappointed in the Avalon service compared to our experience on a Uniworld River Cruise on the Danube River. We enjoyed the option of the flexible dining that Avalon Cruise provided, but found the food being removed an hour earlier than advertised e.g. 8:00 PM instead of 9 PM. Then when we tried to go ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Departure Port: Jost Van Dyke

Cabin Type: Panorama Suite with French Balcony


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